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Social Innovation or Communicative Regression?

Technological advances have changed the way people communicate and made the world a much smaller place, but the convenience of these advances may be making face-to-face communication a lost skill.

Photo by Ben Randolph

Whether making a call, sending a Snapchat, indulging in social media or getting a ride from Uber, the convenience of reaching for a cell phone has replaced hours of time with the tap of an app.

Nostalgic Summer Nights at the Ballpark

A breezy summer night was enjoyed by all at the Cheap Trick, Journey, Def Leppard concert as a crowd represented by multiple generations shared a great night filled with music as the summer came to a close.

Photos by Sarah Broyles

Die hard fans pose in the costumes while waiting in line to get in the stadium. They were kindly offering to take pictures with fans around them. After all, they were rock stars for a day.

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Here are some interesting facts about MBU Timeline, the student news network of Missouri Baptist University.
   
*The WordPress site has been up since late-fall 2013. We average about 3,000 sessions and about 5,000 pageviews per month.
   
*Our stories and galleries get as few as 40 or 50 hits, or as many as 8,000 hits.
   
*We have readers in every state and 93 countries around the world. We have several readers in Brazil, the United Kingdom, India and Australia.
   
*Most of our readers are in Missouri, followed by Illinois, California and Texas.
   
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*Our mission statement is: MBU Timeline is the student news network of Missouri Baptist University, a private Christian university that embraces the essential core value of “social change through service and leadership.”
   
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