NewSong MtM: William (Will) Shaw

Hello Will! I'm glad you were willing to join me on this series. Will is a fellow Genevans choir member, but one I barely knew before NewSong, but quickly grew to appreciate for his thoughtfulness, gentleness, and good humor. He has a remarkable pedigree in Geneva College and in music, being related to several well-known …

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NewSong MtM: Annie Dawson

Hello Annie! I'm glad you were willing to join me on this series. Annie has one of the brightest and most cheerful personalities in NewSong 2017, as evidenced by her loud and distinctive laughter, which is often heard ringing through the room. In fact, a quote has already been coined for when she starts gasping …

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R&R: A Simple Defense of “Ladies First”

I am a man. Well, almost a man. I’ve long considered twenty-one years of age to be the age of adulthood, the age of maturity, of full responsibility for one’s actions. There have been many aspects of manhood I’ve had to learn painfully and gradually, and many aspects that I wish I had been taught …

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NewSong MtM: Christopher (Chris) McCown

Hello Chris! As the oldest (and only returning) NewSong member, you get the dubious privilege to be featured first on the NewSong Intros series. Chris is a fellow Tenor and quite possibly the resident jokester of NewSong. If you could sum yourself up in five words, what would those words be? I really like other …

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R&R: Chapel Cross Controversy

This piece is a Reflections & Reactions (R&R) piece on the news article linked below this description. A college was accused of violating the separation of church and state because it displayed crosses and Bibles on its campus chapel. Please read the news article to better understand my reactions. http://www.theadanews.com/news/ecu-to-remove-crosses-bibles-from-campus-chapel/article_1cd2b69c-5d13-11e7-9715-3ba17866f73e.html I was deeply disappointed to …

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