MBU Buzz: Cardinals & the Playoffs

It’s that time of year again. The Cardinals are making their annual playoff run, facing the Los Angeles Dodgers in the National League Championship Series. Student journalists set out across campus to ask MBU staff members and students for their thoughts on this exciting run.

Photo by Ryan Rerich

Photo by Ryan Rerich

Cardinal Nation Makes for a Great Story Year After Year … After Year

By Travis Page and MBU Timeline

Nationally, everyone seems to be talking about the Dodgers’ run from worst to first and the Pirates’ Cinderella run. But fans here in Cardinal Nation are used to our team being the quiet leader in the National League. And we never get tired of it. Led by staff writer Travis Page, read what our Timeline bloggers have to say about Cardinal Culture.

Photo by Ryan Rerich

Photo by Ryan Rerich


About MBU Timeline


Here are some interesting facts about MBU Timeline, the student newsmagazine of Missouri Baptist University, in St. Louis:
*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.”
*The Bible verse that drives our mission is 2 Timothy 2:15 (Worldwide English Version): “Tell the true message in the right way.”
*The WordPress website 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 more than 90 countries around the world. We have several readers in South America, the United Kingdom, India and Australia.
*Most of our readers are in Missouri, followed by Illinois, California and Texas.
*We do not accept advertising as we are a not-for-profit online newsmagazine.
*We welcome contributors from all walks of MBU life, regardless of your major. Reach out to us on Twitter at: @mbutimeline.