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Student Publications

JBU Student Newspaper and Yearbook

The Threefold Advocate

The Threefold Advocate is the award-winning student newspaper at John Brown University. The 10-page weekly broadsheet is published 22 times each school year. The news and advertising are produced for practicum credit by communication majors and minors. Other JBU students may assist as designers, columnists, editorial cartoonists and photographers. The student editors and staff make all the editorial and production decisions under the auspices of a faculty adviser.

Recent Awards: 'Newspaper of the Year’ at the Arkansas College Media Association 2012 Media Contest

  • The Threefold Advocate took first place in General Excellence and Editorial Writing among nine other Arkansas colleges and universities represented, including the University of Arkansas, University of Central Arkansas and Ouachita Baptist University.
  • The Threefold Advocate took first in general excellence in 2008 and again in 2010. 

JBU's award winning college newspaper can be seen online.

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The Nesher

JBU's yearbook, The Nesher, has been a proud tradition since 1926 with its first publication under the name Jebroco. Under the name Nesher since 1982, the yearbook continues to record the highlights of the year to the best of the staff's ability.

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To contact the Nesher staff or make a submission email the editor at

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