Tag Archive: school spirit

Apr 27

Is that your final answer?!

It was the second semester of my senior year at E.A. Laney High School in Wilmington, North Carolina when I decided that Barton College was the place for me. During my process of college hunting, everyone told me that I will know where I want to go to because it will “feel right.”  I was …

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Apr 27

Wide Awake Wilson

 Getting ready to come to Barton? Then you probably have so many questions, such as what really is there to do in Wilson? Where are some of the popular hangout places? And, if you’re like me, where can you do some shopping? All of these questions, and many more, race through your mind when you …

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Apr 20

“I Heart Barton”

Coming to Barton  has been a great experience so far. As a first year student, I love the relationships between the professors and students here; it’s completely different than anywhere else! ! You get that one-on-one attention that you might not get anywhere else. It’s great to know that your professors know you by name! …

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Apr 13

Just for Kicks

Most people that I have met say they have never heard of TOMS, until they came down south.  I’m not sure why that is, because TOMS are the most comfortable, everyday shoe; not to mention they serve a good cause.  For every pair of TOMS sold, the company donates a pair to a child in …

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Apr 29

Home Sweet Home…Barton!

I have to say that I love being a Barton Bulldog. During my second week as an official Bulldog, I knew that this was the place for me. Friendly people, great academic programs, fun student activities. What more can you ask for in a school? Barton has all of that and more. Coming to a …

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Feb 23

Winning the Spirit Stick!

So, here at Barton, the SGA (Student Government Association) hosts a Spirit Night where whatever organization you choose to be in can compete to win the Spirit Stick! It’s a stick that is painted white and Barton blue, and the winner each year can choose to paint something on it to show that they won! …

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Dec 13

Bulldog Pride: Not Just About the Basketball

It’s not always about sports. Bulldog spirit, that is. I mean, sure, sports is a huge part of it. There is the soccer team and the golf team and the tennis team and, of course, the basketball team, and these are all very important. The cheerleaders spend hours and hours every day making sure they …

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Nov 30

Barton vs. Mount Olive!!!

Crazy night! Tonight was the highly talked about game of the season. It was a double-header basketball game: Barton vs. Mount Olive. All day this game was on my mind. I couldn’t stay focused in class because I was so eager and excited to show my Bulldog pride and cheer on the Bulldog teams! A …

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Nov 30

Bulldog FEVER!!!

So, tonight is the big game! Mount Olive College, our rival, ventures to the Doghouse, where they will meet their biggest fears, our men’s and women’s basketball teams! Just because we are a smaller school, that doesn’t mean we don’t support our Bulldogs!  When we do it, we do it big! So go big, or …

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