Joao Henrique Lucas crowned event winner of PBR, Saturday

KNOXVILLE – Professional Bull Riders Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour stopped in Knoxville Saturday night and Joao Henrique Lucas came out on top. In front of a record-setting crowd, Lucas, who is from Bastos, Brazil, experienced a career first as he earned an event win. Lucas ended the first round runner-up with 87.5 points after riding … Read moreJoao Henrique Lucas crowned event winner of PBR, Saturday

JUTN Celebrated Chinese Spring Festival, Prayed for China, Saturday

To enhance the multi-cultural awareness and cross-cultural understanding, the Director of International Relations, Dr. Duan Hua, organized the ninth annual celebration of the Chinese Lunar New Year at Johnson University, Tennessee campus on January 25. The Chinese Lunar New Year, also called Spring Festival, is the most celebrated festival among the Chinese communities.  The celebration … Read moreJUTN Celebrated Chinese Spring Festival, Prayed for China, Saturday

SGA hosting benefit to help student in need, Jan. 27

KNOXVILLE – The Student Government Association is hosting a benefit dodgeball tournament on Jan. 27 at 6 p.m. in the ARC gym to raise money for freshman Abby Stuteville, who is in need of a kidney transplant. Students and staff are encouraged to create their own dodgeball team of 6-8 people. There is a $2 … Read moreSGA hosting benefit to help student in need, Jan. 27

Johnson students participate in Friendsgiving traditions leading up to Thanksgiving

KNOXVILLE – Johnson University students participate in Friendsgiving, a tradition that allows Thanksgiving celebrations with friends before heading home for the holidays. This year, Friendsgiving had a new aspect to it. For the first time, it incorporated the Catena Joy, which included the “sponsors” of each hall.  Sophomore Hannah Bloyd participated in Friendsgiving for the first time … Read moreJohnson students participate in Friendsgiving traditions leading up to Thanksgiving

Founders’ Day celebration to take place Thursday

KNOXVILLE – Johnson University’s Founder’s Day, which will be held April 11, is a tradition of Johnson University, during which the campus community celebrates the day Johnson was founded. For means of celebration, students, as well as faculty and staff and their families, and other friends of the JU community will join together for a … Read moreFounders’ Day celebration to take place Thursday

Spring Retreat 2019 to take place mid-April

JUTN- Johnson University will hold its annual spring retreat April 12-14. The event is geared toward high school youth. The event consists of a weekend full of messages, worship, and fellowship. The theme for this year’s retreat is NEVER ALONE. As stated on the Johnson University website, those planning the weekend’s festivities  “hope to provide … Read moreSpring Retreat 2019 to take place mid-April

JU senior looks forward to future working with children

As graduation approaches many Johnson University seniors start to hone in on plans for their future. This reality is no different for JU senior MaKenze Hinchey. Hinchey looks forward with anticipation for the children of the future – her future to be exact. She is currently engaged and plans to marry after completing her schooling … Read moreJU senior looks forward to future working with children