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Adrian James

Capitalism Goes Mother Theresa?

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As corporate social responsibility becomes a selling point for image-conscious multinationals, social entrepreneurship is on the rise on university campuses.

SONscreen 2008: Report on the Adventist Film Festival

The Sonscreen film festival turned six this year, with the three-day festival opening on Thursday, April 10 and closing with an awards ceremony on Saturday, April 12. From around the country, students traveled to Sonscreen's host location: the Adventist Media Productions Studio in Simi Valley, California. A number of Adventist Universities such as Southern Adventist University (SAU), Southwestern Adventist University (SWAU), and Pacific Union College (PUC) were represented at the event.

LSU Student Teach-ins

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“When one in five Americans say the sun revolves around the earth, theres something wrong,” says Michael Tyler. On a Powerpoint slide the words “American stupidity” appear in bright red letters. A series of Michael Moore ambush-interview style video clips appear on the jumbotrons exposing grown Americans as they incorrectly fumble through the simplest of questions on civics and geography.

Holy Spirit Car Wash

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On first thought, the idea of a “Holy Spirit Car-wash” may have a crude and unsettling aftertaste to it. But could this concept actually generate an open and receptive audience at La Sierra University or would it be dismissed as a distasteful manifestation of drive-through culture mentality gone overboard?

Blogger Autobio: Adrian James

I was born in Bangkok, Thailand in 1986. I spent most of my summers traveling to countries like India and Malaysia where I learned a lot about my own cultural heritage. In the summer of 2000, I moved to Southern California where I began to attend high school at Loma Linda Academy (LLA). I graduated from LLA in 2004 and I am currently a junior at La Sierra University (LSU) majoring in Philosophy and Cultural Studies. I am currently writing for *The Criterion*, La Sierra's student news magazine.

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