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Jessica Danielle Moore

Jessica Danielle Moore

Jessica Danielle Moore is a staff journalist for MBU Timeline. Born and raised in St. Louis, Moore is a journalism major/psychology minor and an athlete on the MBU women’s basketball team. She aspires to move to New York City and become an opinion columnist. She is also on the MBU Institute for Leadership.

Karen Leija: Her Passion for MBU Students

Karen Leija has been a food service consultant at MBU for 11 years now from the old cafeteria to the renovations of the current “caf” today and said that the students whom she has witnessed grow into young adults year after year are her favorite part of the job.

Photo by Elizabeth Harris

One Trot at a Time

From team sports to the arena, Taylor Moore has finally found her niche. Over the years, she has learned that riding is an uncommon sport yet it is highly demanding, requiring loads of responsibility.

Photo by Jessica Danielle Moore


About MBU Timeline


Here are some interesting facts you may not know about MBU Timeline, the student news network of Missouri Baptist University.
*The WordPress site has been up since late-fall 2013. 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 and 130 countries around the world. We have one reader in Zambia.
*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.
*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.”
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