NATS

On April 28th, ten Covenant voice students traveled to Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida to compete in the annual South Eastern Regional National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) competition. Each student prepared 3-4 pieces to compete in the classical or musical theatre categories against other students in their particular voice year across the southeast regional schools.

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Advertising Discrepancies between Men's and Women's Basketball

The bleachers are full. The men’s team runs back and forth on the court, sometimes missing, sometimes scoring, always receiving cheers. The audience is loud and full of excitement. They scream even louder when, in the last few minutes, their Scots gain the lead. As the clock ticks down to the final second, the cheers crescendo. The game ends with yelling and clapping from the dedicated fans, regardless of who won. And now it’s the women’s turn. They are in the locker room, getting ready to run out onto the court and start warming up for their game. They watch the crowd file out with the men’s team.

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Winter Weather Winding Down at Covenant

The record amount of rain late 2018 and continuing into 2019 has led to complications on Lookout Mountain and down in Chattanooga. According to the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), 2018 was the13th wettest year for the city recorded with 67.01 inches of rain. Though too soon to tell, it does appear that 2019 could continue that record, with 18 inches of rain already reported by Weather Underground.

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Shawn Rockwell on Food and Intentionality

Shawn Rockwell pushes his brown hair beneath his dark grey chef cap and turns his eyes towards the line of students before him who are avidly avoiding eye contact. The students of Covenant College seem indifferent to the beads of sweat that come with the post of standing over a set of burners for hours on end. But Rockwell is set on breaking through the barrier of the sneeze guard that stands between cook and consumer.

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Green New Deal

It’s very rare that a U.S. Congressional resolution receives the spotlight in the news. However, a recent resolution, the Green New Deal (GND), has been thrust into the public eye. Even though this resolution is the talk of the nation, few understand what it really is. What is the goal of the resolution? What does it say? Let’s unpack the details of this 14-page document.

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