Posts Tagged ‘Brittany Gammon’

The Sushi Fad, Just Roll With It

If Tempura, wasabi and seaweed sound delicious to you, welcome to the world of sushi lovers. Sushi has become the social norm for quick lunches. Everyone has a favorite go-to for sushi, but why is this trend so popular?

gammonopinionsushiPhoto By Brittany Gammon

Internet: Democratizing Utopia or Cesspool for Trolls? –part 1

PART 1 IN A SERIES: While the original ideal of the internet was a space for unregulated democracy-encouraging dialogue, it has devolved to a place where trolls get thrills by abusing people, while hiding behind screen names. When MBU Timeline’s staff writers read the Time magazine article Tyranny of the Mob by Joel Stein, they decided to blog about their thoughts and feelings regarding internet trolls. 

Cyber-bully Graphic by Matt Williams

Athletic Construction Projects Abound at MBU

The MBU Spartan Field and Field House are two of the new additions and highlights of the university. This video will take you through a few of the different sights from both the field and the house led by Dr. Tom Smith, director of athletics.

Video by Ryan Rerich and Brittany Gammon

MBU Media Talk Welcomes St. Louis Fire Department Captain

Gregg Favre spoke to Missouri Baptist University students during the Communication Department’s Media Talk on Nov. 10, addressing communication challenges during Ferguson and various issues he has faced as a representative of the Fire Department.



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.