CLT has had a lot of changes this semester, with new groups forming and merging together.
Jodi Carlson, Executive Assistant to the President, shares some wisdom of things she wishes she knew when she graduated from college.
Jordin Lineback shares her thoughts on the upcoming changes to take place in Balyo and Davidson next year.
Alumni Liane DeHart, 2013, shares a bit of post-graduation encouragement.
Kelsey Leavitt shares a personal story about an interesting character from her past:
The Riffle brothers recently won a $13,000 prize for their cardboard rendition of the LEGO movie trailer. Watch their winning video here.
On Feb. 20 Corban Intramurals hosted their annual 5 on 5 basketball championships.
Emily Teterud recalls a summer job she once held at a retirement home and the interesting individuals she met during her time there.
Corban had their first talent show this past weekend, check out some photos here.
If you're looking for a good movie to see this weekend Joe Kraft thinks this one might be what you're looking for.
Emily Abbey describes the role she played in the human trafficking awareness event put on by The Least of These. She recites the monologue of a woman trapped in prostitution.
Carrie Rasmussen reflects on Corban's recent snow storm, the beauty of God's creation and the joy of His tiny snowfillled blessings.
On Sun. Feb. 16 the Utah Missions team will be hosting a murder mystery party in the Emitte Center. Read more about the coming event here.
Hannah Madsen recounts the story of a unique figure in her life, Mama Naziwa.
Claire Clubb shares her testimony about dealing with depression and being a single mom and how sometimes God doesn't give us the answers when we want them.
Kelsey Leavitt offers a review of the Christian classic: Hinds’ Feet On High Places by Hannah Hurnard.
Hannah Belleque offers some perspective of the idea of "poor college students" and why we aren't as poor as it might seem.
On Wed. Feb. 5 and Fri. Feb. 7 Dr. Gregory Knopf and Dr. Gary Lovejoy will be presenting two special chapels: “Depression Facts and Fiction." Read here to find out more about the two speakers.
The famous Mr. VG extravaganza was held this past week. Men were elected from each hall to compete in a variety of events. Check out pictures from all the events.
Blue and gold flamingos have taken over the President's lawn, and they signal the beginning of a creative fundraising effort by the Haiti missions team.
Hannah Belleque shares a personal piece about what it's like for kids at the end of the alphabet.
The print edition of the January 2014 issue featuring: Spiritual busyness, Snapchat, and student songwriters.
Dr Kersey shares about a new religion focused on worshiping Kanye West. This movement was started by fans who idolize the artist much and create pillars around his unique way of living.
Mr. VG is Tues. Jan. 28 check out this video to see how contestants are feeling for the competition and how they've been encouraged by their halls.
Tori Cole returns to outline a few ways students can make their studying count, and tricks they can use to help with memorization.
Thinking of seeing "The Wolf on Wall Street"? You might want to read this first. Hannah Belleque offers a critique on the movie as well as a Christian perspective on whether every movie has to have a moral.
Katrina Aman sheds some light on how there is more than one way to be an addict.
Celebrating a birthday on a college student budget can be difficult, but Hannah Madsen reveals some birthday freebies which are sure to fit the bill.
On Mon. Jan. 20 over 300 Corbanites spent their day off serving the Salem community.
A listing of local and Corban events happening in the month of January.
Technology is taking the world by storm and so is the lingo that comes along with it. "Selfie" was recently deemed the new "Word of the Year" in 2013.
Hannah Madsen recounts several of her Christmases past and the struggles she faced, and the new outlook she had for Christmas this year.
Due to icy conditions the annual Christmas concert - that students and professors put hours of work into - was canceled.
Intramural volleyball brought in all kinds of students to play either for recreation or competition. This year the competition was tough, but both leagues eventually had a victor.
Senior and comic book buff Jeff Morse gives his review for Thor: Dark World.
Caleb Stultz, a senior at Corban recently had his idea for an iPhone app picked up by an Italian developer and will soon be available in the app store.
Alan Scharn's criminology class had the unique opportunity to see in to the mind of a murderer and engage with real people and situations.
Kelsey Leavitt shares some of her thoughts on what the Bible has to say about encouraging one another.
Distractions are all around us, but in her column this week, Tori Cole offers a few solutions to make studying a little easier.
Emily Teterud offers her reflection Black Friday: Thanksgiving vs. Thanksgetting.
The annual Barn Party was held on Nov 23, at Green Villa Barn. The night was full of dancing, pie, competition, and games.
Ever wonder what fun things there are to do around town on the weekends? Check out this weekly column to find out.
This year Aaron Withe joined the ranks of international students all the way from Birmingham, England. Read his raw interview here.
Heather Karle examines the idea of fairy tale romance in the real world, and how Christ is the true fulfillment when human love fails.
The Turkey Trot race is on Mon. Nov. 25 at 10 A.M. in front of Schimmel. Read more about the upcoming event here.
Lindsey Kariker tackles the difficult relationship between God's holiness and goodness and the evident existence of evil in the world.
Two young women have taken it upon themselves to teach other women how to defend themselves in dangerous real-life situations.
Campus Recreation recently hosted a Hoop for Hope basketball tournament, lasting two days and including a total of nine teams.
Nurse Janie Vohland explains all of Corban's health services and how students can access them, plus the importance of maintaining good health during the busy college years.
On Sat. Oct. 12, five Corban students set out to fight for life by holding loving signs and praying for and with the women and men walking into the Planned Parenthood clinic.
God has given each of His children different gifts, and not just spiritually. Here, you can see how a few different students have taken their abilities to the next level and started their own business.
On Nov. 6, the men's basketball team won against Portland Bible College in the first game of the season.
The print edition of the October 2013 issue featuring: Doubt, the Van-Dyk's new baby, and the "Grocery Fairy."
This week, Tori Cole brings up the important difference between how introverts and extroverts recharge, and gives a few suggestions for those on either side.
Ever wonder what fun things there are to do around town on the weekends? Check out this weekly column to find out.
On Oct. 29. the men's basketball team played their first pre-season game against the Oregon State Beavers, in tow were some of Corban's most spirited students.
Picking a Halloween costume can be a daunting task, but Jordin Lineback offers some unique costumes playing off of some of the most popular trends this year.
From the Lumberjack Games, Haunted trails, and Fanatic games- this weekend was packed. Check out some of the photos here.
Rebecca Reagan describes the unique similarities between Pilates and life, and the things that God can teach through this.
Ever wonder what fun things there are to do around town on the weekends? Check out this weekly column to find out.
Have you ever wanted to procrastinate but you just didn't know how? Have no fear. Check out this comprehensive list of the most important Youtube videos for the Corban student.
In this thoughtful piece, Armanie Miranda takes the idea of "What would Jesus do?" and gives it a new meaning.
Professor Jim Hills shares his thoughts on silence, and why we might need it more than we think.
Student loans are one of the biggest obstacles faces prospective college students. Read about how Corban has just announced the Corban Promise, a loan repayment assistance program, to help aide students.
For years, Corban University has tried to put together a paint-balling event for their students and this past study day, Campus Recreation finally pulled it off. Read about it here.
This week, Tori Cole discusses the importance of taking time to work on skills and hobbies in the midst of a busy schedule, and the benefits they can have.
Read here to find out about the album professor Kent Kersey describes as the "musical version of Instagram."
Ten teams competed for nearly a month in intramural Ultimate Frisbee, with the Big Red! Badgers making it out on top . Read more to see how each of the teams did.
The print edition of the September 2013 issue featuring: SALT, Summer mission trips, and Syria.
College students are always in need of new ways to organize and categorize their lives, and what better way than to use the plethora of smartphone apps that are at our fingertips- literally. Check out this article for a short list of helpful apps for every college student.
Freshman Bethany Janzen and political science professor Tony Caito have teamed up to help Corban students register to vote by coordinating a voter registration drive Oct. 7-11.
In this week's student testimony sophomore Vileka Fisher shares about her rough childhood and how she can now see God's glory in it.
October 5 marked the Inauguration of Corban's tenth president, Dr. Sheldon Nord. Check out pictures from the ceremony, as well as the events throughout the week leading up to it.
Twenty students, staff, and alumni competed in the Intramural 9-hole Golf Tournament on Sept. 26. Check out the results here.
Corban memes have spread all across campus. Hannah Madsen explores the impact of the Corban's Facebook meme page and student's reactions to the phenomenon.
The national award-winning vocal group came to Corban on Sept. 27.
In this week's column, Tori Cole discusses for the second week the importance of building intentional relationships. Find out some habits and actions Cole promotes and the possible impact they could have.
Emily Teterud shares a witty piece about sibling stereotypes and what it's like to be the baby of the family.
42 is about more than baseball - it is a story about overcoming prejudice and obstacles. If you're looking for a sports movie that delves deeper, 42 may be for you.
In this weeks student testimony, Kent Wilson shares about how he struggled finding his identity and how God has used this struggle as a stepping stone in the journey to finding his true identity in Christ.
This week, Cole shares the importance of making the effort to form genuine, deep relationships with those already placed in our lives.
There is a lot of pressure for students to know what's happening in the world. Alana Dietz shares her take on why that doesn't always happen.
Relationships with roommates can be difficult at times, but Hannah Madsen offers some useful tips for avoiding conflict and building trust and respect.
Having trouble finding a new church home now that you've left the nest? See what advice upperclassmen and professors have to give here.
In this week's column, Tori Cole reveals a few of the most helpful and useful smart phone apps available. From budgeting to storing passwords, there are apps to help with almost anything.
On Sept. 10 Oregon's Poet Laureate, Paulann Peterson visited Corban to offer a free poetry workshop.
In her weekly column, Tori Cole discusses challenges many college students face and offers reasonable and practical solutions. This week, Cole discusses the difficulty of finding time for prayer and reflection in the midst of busy schedules.
Need help finding somewhere to serve for your REACH credit? The Hilltop is here to help with this interactive map showing you just where each location is, as well as the contact information needed to get started.
Orientation weekend was full of excitement and activities. Between game nights and core group activities, there wasn't a dull moment. Check out some of the highlights here.
Most students feel a general feeling of safety on campus but an interview with Mike Roth, director of campus safety, shows that students might not be as safe as they think.
In her weekly column, Tori Cole discusses challenges many college students face and offers reasonable and practical solutions. For the first week, she offers tips of how to fight against syllabus shock and keep schedules organized.
See what endeavors will be offered around campus this year and meet the students who will be leading them. From baking to soccer, there is something for everyone.
Wondering what some of your classmates did this summer? Check this out to see a slide show of students going everywhere from Thailand to England and getting married to getting adventurous.
Student Kayli Moser has found a way to mesh her skills and passions to fight for the pro-life cause. Read here to find out about what she's doing.
Want to see what some of your friends have been up to in Europe this semester? Check out their photos here.
Many students choose to work at youth camps during the summer. Sarah Moreau gives her advice and experience, and input from other students about working with youth. Read here for her seven tips.
Lacrosse is a sport slowly gaining support and momentum along the West Coast and this year the intramural department added it to their long list of games. Read here to find out more about the tournament.
Dead week has arrived. Finding beneficial and time efficient study techniques can be difficult, but with today's technology there are resources out there. Read here to see five interactive websites that can help you study and use your time wisely.
When God struck her heart with the tragedy of abortion, Mara McKinney couldn't sit back and do nothing. Last Feb. she began a new club on Corban's Campus: Corban Students for Life. Read all about it here.
Who took home the Intramural Wiffleball Championships? Read here to find out.
Head counselor Stephanie Husk has enjoyed her time here, but won't be returning next year, because God has a new opportunity for her at Salem Alliance Church. Read here to say farewell to Husk and see what her new position entails.
Kate Tracy reflects on what she observed and experienced on her Mexico mission trip through poetry. Read her poem here.
Student Mare Suddarth shares her how she struggled with sexual sin and how God redeemed her from that life, and the guilt that came with it.
Looking for movie to go see with the guys this weekend? Will Bassham suggests G.I Joe: Retaliation.
Have you participated in any of the CLT's this year? Check out these photos in review to see if you made it in any of them.
Eleanor Fazzari gives a review of Youtuber Jordan Taylor's channel Blimey Cow. Taylor covers things from the dreaded friend zone to how to know if you're a homeschooler. Read here to see what Fazzari has to say about this Blimey Cow business.
Have you ever wondered what it's like to see the Vatican? Reporter Katie Wilson takes you on a first hand experience here.
Professor Strauser is leaving after 14 years of teaching here. Professors and students express how he will be missed. Read here to see what Strauser contributed to Corban during his time here and why he says this change will be beneficial.
Over spring break many Corban students left for different trips with the intent of serving others and the Lord. Student April Lindstrom shares how God worked in Mexico with her and her church.
On April 2. Corban Intramurals hosted the Spring Semester Tables Tennis Tournament. Read here to find out how it went.
Read here to get to know the 2013 ASB team through a Q&A.
On Mar. 17 the C.E. Jeffers Sports Center held the Intramural Soccer World Cup. Read more here.
In this week's student testimony sophomore Kelsey Leavitt shares the story about how she no longer belongs to the life of depression and self-injury, even after years of battling it.
Many Corban students spent their spring break serving others on mission trips. Click here to see photos of some students' mission adventures.
On Feb. 22 2013 the annual 5 Vs. 5 basketball league championship took place in the gym, read the results of it here!
The print edition of the March 2013 issue featuring: pranks, Jeff Bethke, and faculty leaving.
Do you feel safe on campus? In the past month crime has increased on campus. Read here to find out more.
This spring break eight Corbanites will be headed on a Utah adventure to spread the word of God to Mormons. Read here to see the student and staff leaders of the team and what they hope to accomplish.
In this month's staff editorial the Hilltop comments on the new YouTube fad, the Harlem Shake.
Randi Donahue, a freshman, shares her poem about how we are all broken, but God uses our brokenness, takes us as we are, and loves us and shapes us into His creation.
Do you know who you're voting for come Mar. 18? Read here to see your candidates and hear why they desire this leadership position.
His name is Bonds: James Bonds. Okay, it maybe it isn’t but it is Joshua Bond and he was the food director for Aramark for over three years before he suddenly left in February. Read here to find out more.
Click here to check out photos of students who performed in last Wednesday's Open Mic Night.
Student Tera McDonough shares about a summer that changed her life, and brought her to Corban.
Corban held its first ever film festival on Saturday Mar. 9 at the Salem Conference Center, followed by a dance. Katherine Hormann's film, "The Commuter," took home Best Overall film. Click here to see her video.
Professor Eric Straw shares an interesting dialogue about the importance of listening and not simply hearing.
It's spring time and as many students wait in anticipation for that ring reporter Katie Wilson turned to Dr. Love for some snapshots of romantic love at it's finest. Professor Trammell also offers his advice for young couples.
The men and woman's basketball teams had their final conference games against Southern Oregon University and Oregon Institute of Technology on Feb. 15 and 16. Basketball player Colin Allen summarizes the outcome of the men's games, and gives a closer look at what a travel weekend consists of for a basketball player.
Two students have taken the initiative to start their own graphic design businesses. Read some of their advice for starting your own here.
Hipsters. They are said to go against the grain, and seem to be in the spotlight of our generation's culture, so why not join them? That's not a paradox is it? Read here to get essential first steps to becoming a hipster. Disclaimer: this may contain satire.
Curious about the new zombie love story that recently hit theaters? Jeffrey Morse gives his review of the movie here.
Wondering where all the glitter on campus came from? Read here to find out the real story, and no, it wasn't Ke$ha.
It’s time to return to the classic age of American film making with “The Ghost and Mr. Chicken”. Adam fields reviews and suggests this 1960s comedy, which is available to watch for free on YouTube.
In this week's student testimony, Kyle Anthony shares about the anger he felt towards God when family illness struck. And ultimately, how He can still reach us even in our brokenness.
Fundraising happens year round at Corban; whether it be for mission trips, organizations, or sport teams. Read here to see what advice students give to have more successful fundraising results, based on their past experiences.
Previous professor Ryan Welsh shares his perspective on theology and why it's important.
Last semester students Jonathan Partridge and Tony Roberts started a new way for students to get involved on campus. This semester their campus-wide game of Survivor will be an official intramural. Read here to find out more about the game.
Stefan Hinkley models after the writing style of that in CS Lewis' "The Screwtape Letters," in which letters are written from the perspective of Satan. Read here to see Hinkley's own Screwtape letter.
On Feb. 19 Corban students were told to avoid Aumsville Highway due to police activity. Read here to find out what happened.
Corban University held it's annual Limelight performance on Sunday, Feb 10. Read here to find out more about the winner and responses from the audience.
"This is my story. It involves a girl and 3 boys. It’s a story that involves innocence, rebellion, danger, charm, betrayal, maturation, infatuation, lust, pain, heartbreak, friendship, pursuit, love, perseverance, acceptance and beauty."
How do you say I love you? Some opt for extravagance with airplanes, carriages, and now even space travel. Read here to see how Corban students have said I love you to their sweeties.
In this weeks student testimony Katrina Aman shares how the world's view of love is skewed and how God's love is the only love sufficient enough to complete us.
Abby Gallaway shares her testimony about her struggle with forgiving someone who damaged her heart, and how God brought her through.
Why should Christians be cautious of fame? Professor Jim Hills shares his thoughts on the matter.
PVG holds their annual Mr. VG competition. Check out this video to see some highlights.
Student Kaileen Korsten shares a new perspective on some widely disliked villains throughout literature's history.
Lack of sleep has a bigger impact on your body than you may know. Read here to find out some of the consequences of sleep-deprivation.
The use of speaking in tongues and prophesy as spiritual gifts has created a lot of controversy in the modern church. Read here to see how some students feel about it.
At roughly 4:30 p.m. Corban University sent out an emergency alert reporting a suspicious package near the entrance of the school. Students and faculty were instructed to remain 1000 ft. away. Read here to find out more.
Guns have been a hot topic lately. Read here to see one student's comical approach to the discussion.
Have you seen the new TVs in the Library? To better engage students new technology already being used in the business world Corban has added these tablet-like TVs for students to work on group projects and presentations. Read here to find out more.
In this week's student testimony, a Corban sophomore shares about her battle with self-image and finding her value in God and not her dad.
The print edition of the January 2013 issue featuring: gun control, piracy, and student life changes.
Student David Hamilton has created the soundtrack for a film that will end up being a semifinalist in the San Antonio Independent Christian Film Festival– the Oscars of Christian films. Read here for more information on Hamilton and to see the trailer to the movie.
Professor Colette Tennant shares her hope that students will learn to live in a "bigger kingdom" by taking full advantage of God's abundance
On Martin Luther King Jr. Day Corban students went out into the Salem-Keizer area to do service projects. Check out these photos to see what some of them did.
On Jan. 19 Corban hosted a sex trafficking awareness event including the presentation of Klados Ministry's drama: "Freedom from the Night." The presentation included Corban Students Seth West, Kaileen Korsten, and Jessica Bruggeman. Check out the video of their performance here, as well as the following speak by student Kirstie Walrath.
Attention all procrastinators or college students, or both, because they're one and the same right? Katrina Aman talks about procrastination as an art form and all the complexities that come along with it.
Corban students Kristie Walrath, Hayley Dawson, and Hillary Roeder are responsible for the human trafficking awareness event taking place in the Psalm Center tomorrow night. Read more to see what the event will consist of and what Roeder has to say about the injustice of human trafficking.
Student Kathryn Cleven shares a poem that took first place at one of the poetry slams last year.
As a college student you may feel there is not enough time to stay fit or enough options in Aramark to eat healthy. Read here to see what Shannon Simmons, a human performance professor, and your fellow corbanites suggest.
In this week's student testimony, senior Esther Gallaway shares about her four and a half year long battle with anorexia and how God pulled her out of it and closer to Him.
Thinking of writing a 20th century novel anytime soon? In this article student Lacie Fincher shares how you can write the perfect protagonist.
All students know that Campus Care is here to help, but you may not know some of the tasks they can help you with. Read more to find out all that Campus Care can get done.
Looking to fill up another REACH credit? Read here to find out how students are enjoying being a Corban Mentor and how you can get involved.
The "epic" conclusion to Corban's first-ever Humans versus Zombies game.
Katrina Aman reflects on how Corban has changed her over the course of the semester.
After a tough and draining two weeks of studying and finals, the long drive home many students are facing looks a little scary. But have no fear, just follow these 10 tips to keep you from falling asleep at the wheel!
Corban alumnus Sarah Seibert reflects on the meaning of love while doing her best to show God's love to the children in Indonesia.
It has happened. The zombie apocalypse has arrived. No one can be trusted, not even your roommate. Especially not your roommate. Desperate times calls for eating your friends...or so they say....
In the midst of all the excitement due to the coming break [and the current zombie apocalypse], three students took a moment to reflect on some highlights of this semester.
Corban is the Northwest headquarters for Billy Graham's 2013 "My Hope" campaign, which has seen significant success around the world in evangelism.
In her bi-weekly column, Kelsey Leavitt shares the life lessons she learned while working in the drive-thru. This week, Leavitt shares how she's realized sometimes our friends "good intentions" can lead to bad ideas.
One of the greatest lies a Christian girl can tell herself is: “I can change him. I can bring him to the Lord.” That was a lie I fooled myself into believing.
Portland State, Gonzaga and Oregon. Idaho, OSU and Portland State. Even Stanford. In the last five years, Corban has played all of these teams. Why do these women put themselves up against these teams?
The print edition of the November 2012 issue featuring: Billy Graham, coffee, kissing and more.
Prayer is not exclusive or reserved for special occasions. It is something that has been embraced by groups from every part of campus. Read about them here.
Bored of Facebook? Not in the mood for Youtube cat videos? Still refusing to join the Twitterverse? Fear not, I got your back. Visit these 13 websites that are sure to, at the very least, amuse you.
Corban students had much to say about the results of the election, and express their opinions on what the attitude of Christians toward politics should be.
In her bi-weekly column Kelsey Leavitt shares the different things she learned through her time working in a drive-thru. This week she discusses the importance of take a break, and resting.
While we all celebrate the seasons separately, have you ever stopped to wonder if we celebrate them differently as well? Check out this story to see how Corban students spend Thanksgiving with their families.
A handful of Corban students opted for a different Halloween adventure by going to see Portland Opera’s production of “Don Giovanni” on Oct. 31. Kate Tracy offers insight on the powerful and erotic opera.
Corban observes Veterans Day with men in uniform and a movie night.
Share the love of Christ and the joy of Christmas to a child in need by participating in Operation Christmas Child! Read all the details here.
Student Andee King is currently studying abroad with AMBEX in Germany and, so far, it has been an incredible and life-changing experience for her. Read her 10 favorite things about studying overseas.
Corban's production of Shakespeare's 'Macbeth' will make its grand debut tomorrow, Nov. 8, with a matinee at 10:30 a.m. and an 8:00 p.m. showing the following night. Check out this video with behind-the-scenes footage, including interviews with the cast members and lots of sword-fighting!
If Shakespeare was alive today, who would he vote for in the presidential election - Obama or Romney? Read what Corban has to say.
On Oct. 13 and 14, four Corban students took on mother nature to help raise awareness for Wycliff Bible Translation. It was a rough rides and fun times, the students even got an unexpected suprise at the end of it all.
In her bi-weekly column Kelsey Leavitt shares how God used her time working in the drive-thru to reveal Himself to her. This week Leavitt shares about the power of words, and the why biting our tongues is an important skill to learn. .
Next week, ballot voting will determine more than who becomes President, it will also determine whether recreational marijuana becomes legalized or not in Oregon. How would the outcome affect the state? Read what the state representative, the local sheriff and Corban had to say about this controversial issue.
Little did these students know, that their seemingly 'normal' days would soon go from ordinary, to strange and frightening thanks to a little help from their friends - a couple spiders, a snake, and an owl!