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We think ewe will love ElderLink story, art

We think ewe will love ElderLink story, art

By on March 6, 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

ACU Today Winter/Spring 2016 Alumni magazine for Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas Assigning writers and photographers/artists to ACU Today feature stories can be a bit of a Match Game at times, although not exactly like the long-running (1962-82) and often rollicking TV panel game show from years gone by. Pairing Grant Boone (’91) and Bobby Gombert (’93) on “Flock […]

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Cox cited for community catalyst work

By on May 6, 2014 in Alumni News with 0 Comments

Reg Cox (’84), minister of the Lakewood (Colo.) Church of Christ, has come a long way since earning his psychology degree. He has served as an admissions counselor at Abilene Christian University, a campus minister in south Florida, then back to ACU for nearly 17 years in various Student Life leadership roles at his alma […]

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Board report looks at identity, mission, future

Board report looks at identity, mission, future

By on January 6, 2014 in Campus News with 2 Comments

An historic document is included in the new Fall-Winter 2013 issue of ACU Today magazine. “For Such a Time As This: The Identity, Mission and Future of Abilene Christian University” is a presentation of a Board of Trustees special report you should make time to read. The board articulated “what it means for ACU to […]

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Atchley helps open ACU’s 108th school year

Atchley helps open ACU’s 108th school year

By on August 29, 2013 in Alumni News, Campus News with 0 Comments

Quoting from Ecclesiastes and Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Rick Atchley (’78) implored students attending Opening Assembly on Monday at Abilene Christian University to “start your race like you want it to end,” by not focusing on what he considered the more “over-rated” parts of their young lives. ACU’s 108th school year began with several traditions […]

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10 Questions with Dr. Royce Money

10 Questions with Dr. Royce Money

By on June 23, 2013 in Alumni News, Campus News with 0 Comments

It’s Sunday in Texas, but the influence of Abilene Christian University on churches around the world can be seen every day of the week, year-round. That’s the result of several generations of intentional work by a university that values its historical roots in Churches of Christ and aspires to be a valuable resource to them. […]

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10 Questions with arranger Dr. Ed George

10 Questions with arranger Dr. Ed George

By on February 14, 2013 in Alumni News, Campus News with 7 Comments

Sing Song’s 57th annual musical extravaganza opens Friday night for three shows in Moody Coliseum. Tickets are still available for Friday (7 p.m.) and Saturday (2 p.m.) performances. Saturday night’s show is sold out. Tickets can be purchased online. A special “preview show” is underway tonight in which patrons simply pay at the door and […]

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ACU Remembers: Dr. Charles Siburt

ACU Remembers: Dr. Charles Siburt

By on July 11, 2012 in Alumni News, Campus News with 30 Comments

Dr. Charles A. Siburt Jr., who served as one of Abilene Christian University’s leading voices in Churches of Christ for more than two decades, died early this morning in Abilene at age 65 of complications from a nearly three-year battle with IgM Multiple Myeloma. Following a private family graveside service, there will be a service […]

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Camp Confessions: Creating holy moments

Camp Confessions: Creating holy moments

By on June 15, 2012 in Alumni News, Campus News with 2 Comments

Today, Deana (Hamby ’93) Nall wraps up her week-long series of posts about her family’s three-generation tradition of attending, working or volunteering at ACU Leadership Camps. She and her husband, Chad (’94), and daughters Julia and Jenna, head home today to Bryant, Ark., after helping with MPulse camp this week: My dad, Winston Hamby (’57), […]

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Fulbright led campus bookstores for 42 years

Fulbright led campus bookstores for 42 years

By on May 26, 2011 in Alumni News, Campus News with 0 Comments

James E. Fulbright (’47), a World War II hero who managed Abilene Christian University’s campus bookstores and ACU Press for 42 years, died May 21 in Abilene at age 88. He and his late sister, Joyce (Fulbright ’46) Whitefield, director of alumni files and development records, served a combined 84 years as full-time staff members […]

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