Vanguard University is supposed to be a school built off of a caring foundation. The majority of students, including myself, came to Vanguard for the smaller classes, closer relationships with professors, and a caring environment. However, it seems like once the COVID-19 pandemic started a lot of distance was felt physically, and emotionally. With only an average of 2,000 students, Vanguard promises a close relationship with Professors. … [Read more] about The Diminishing Professor – Student Relationships
Ever since the COVID pandemic started, masks have been a constant tool in daily life. We as a society have gone from questioning whether it's necessary to deciding which one goes best with our outfit. Now that a year has passed since we started having to wear … [Read more] about I Forgot My Mask!
Vanguard campus is slowly opening for students, but one event is a source of light to our campus silence. Bayside Church has moved to Orange County for the first time this past year and is ready to welcome anyone. They have live services every three weeks on … [Read more] about Who is the Church on Campus?
In a matter of weeks, our lives went from in-person to remote, from living on campus to having to move out of our dorms, from playing the sports we love to calling it a season early, from living freely and hanging out in big groups to sheltering in place. As … [Read more] about Coronaversary: A Look Back
These past few months have seriously turned and treated each person differently. One of the many questions often heard is about the spiritual world. For some, the thought of a person above us has not changed at all despite the circumstances. Others may have … [Read more] about Student’s thoughts on God and Doubts
Study habits during the pandemic may look very different than what they would have pre-COVID. Many students were adjusted to camping in the library or taking a visit to the local Starbucks or MoonGoat Coffee. This was all taken away when the university closed, … [Read more] about How can you improve your study habits?
The Catalina parking lot on the main Vanguard University campus will be closed Saturday, Feb. 20 and Sunday, Feb. 21 due to construction. There will also be a water shutdown on Friday, Feb. 19 from 6:00am PST to 12:00pm PST. Bruce Crouch, Vanguard … [Read more] about Catalina Lot Closed and Water Shutdown
Valentine's Day is always met with mixed opinions. Whether you think it is an important day to express your love for your significant other, or you think one should treat their significant other like royalty all days of the year, it's often met with … [Read more] about Best Local Valentine’s Dates
Thousands of people are plagued with the belief that they are not an artist and could never become one. Little do they know, there has been an artist within them their whole life. You have muffled your artistic voice by setting an unreachable standard of … [Read more] about How to Free your Inner Artist
UPDATE - Feb. 9: Mesa Water has cancelled the water shutdown for Tuesday, Feb. 9. It has been rescheduled for Friday, Feb. 12 from 6:00 am PST to 12:00pm PST. The on-campus facilities which will be affected are: Gymnasium Kinesiology, Engineering, and … [Read more] about Water Shut Down on Campus Feb. 12
Four words: Free time. Show time. When life seems complicated and just downright boring, there's nothing better than escaping into the idyllic world of a movie or a show. Why step into another world for only two hours when you can have two or even … [Read more] about Top Ten TV Series to Stream!
Dear Vanguard University of Southern California, As I stare down my last 24 hours before what would have been my graduation, lost in a sea of boxes and a tornado of now useless syllabi, a common question rings through my head, “How do you feel about being … [Read more] about Dear Vanguard University of Southern California,
I am an essential worker. I am currently a grocery store worker at Costco Wholesale since the worldwide shutdown due to COVID-19. To clarify I became a grocery worker because of COVID-19. I am thankful and grateful for this opportunity and experience this … [Read more] about I am an Essential Worker
At Vanguard, your story matters. So, I decided to tell some of the quarantine stories of Vanguard students and staff. I myself have barely been affected by this quarantine because of how introverted I am. With everyone home 24/7, my room is the one place I … [Read more] about Your Quarantine Stories Matter