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  • MBU students share the most used, favorite and addicting apps on their phones.
  • The largest Powerball jackpot in history climbed to $1.6 billion — that’s BILLION — before three winning tickets produced the magic numbers recently, in California, Tennessee and Florida. Each winner will walk away with more than $330 million after taxes. So we’ve asked MBU Timeline writers to blog about what they would do with that kind of money, this unimaginable wealth that has us all pondering, wishing … perhaps hoping. And we have also sent reporters out across campus to ask faculty, staff and students the same question: What would you do with all that money?
  • New MBU student John Hagan seeks to make a difference in the lives of his baseball teammates.
  • Hundreds of new students continue to join the MBU family every year, but because of the increasing numbers of added students the campus must prepare for where to put them.
  • MBU Communications Department kicks the spring 2016 semester off by announcing Samuel Dotson III, St. Louis police chief, will speak at the Media Talk Series. The event will take place at noon Tuesday, Feb. 23.
  • Various MBU students give their opinion on what draws them in to watch the Super Bowl.

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Timeline staff: staff pictures are in the art gallery today from 11-1. See you there!

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See your president serving eggs and your favorite faculty members frying bacon and washing dishes at #FinalsFeast in the cafeteria. Enjoy.

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About MBU Timeline


Here are some interesting facts you may not know about MBU Timeline, the student news network of Missouri Baptist University.
*The site has been up, in its current form, since late-fall 2013. Since then we have posted nearly 700 items, including stories, photos, videos, graphics, photo galleries, news broadcasts and blogs.
*We average about 1,500 sessions and about 4,000 pageviews per month.
*Our stories and galleries get as few as 20 or 30 hits, or as many as 2,000 or 3,000 hits.
*We have readers in every state in the United States of America, and 130 countries around the world. We have one reader in Zambia.
*Outside of Missouri, the next highest number of our readers are in Illinois, followed by California and Texas. We have seven readers in Alaska.
*We do not accept advertising as we are a not-for-profit online newsmagazine.
*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.”
*Ryan Rerich is our managing editor, and Chelsie Bartley is our assistant managing editor.
*Rebe Rutledge is our social media editor, Brittany Gammon is our photo/news editor, and Colby Duncan is our lead writer/photographer.
*We welcome writers, photographers, bloggers, videographers and website managers from all walks of MBU life, regardless of your major.
*For information on how to join our team, contact us at: