He said, "You know, there needs to be a place where they can get the highest in academics and not come away with their faith destroyed, but strengthened, and their confidence in the Bible strengthened." So he said, "I'm going to start a school." My grandmother said, "Bob, you are crazy," and he said, "Well, I know I'm not an educator, but I can borrow the educational brains." So he did, he knew his limitations. JONES: In education, in religion, and in fine arts. KING: So the fear of one world relates back to two people dating? JONES: It is ended, and I want it to be very clear why it has ended. Bob Jones III, president, Bob Jones University, he's the guest. (COMMERCIAL BREAK) KING: All right, if you joined us late we have just learned as of today, this afternoon, that there is no more ban on interracial dating at Bob Jones University.
Other grounds for dismissal include using alcohol and drugs, gambling and viewing pornographe university has a strict dress code and also ensures all its students stay wholesome by requiring chaperones at all events where there are mixed groups of men and women.This Christian college tries everything in its power to make sure the students keep it in their pants. Some of these unholy acts include sensual dancing and any homosexual activity.Since premarital sex is also a big no-no, there is no contraception available on campus or any sexual health resources.- Bob Jones University in Greenville, South Carolina, was founded as a "whites-only" Bible College in College Point, Florida (near Panama City) in 1927 by "fundamental evangelist" Bob Jones Sr. claimed that "God is the author of [racial] segregation," and that if you are against it, "then you are against God Almighty" [4/17/60 radio address, Is Segregation Scriptural? [Other "businesses" conducted by Bob Jones University include "Christian" film production through Unusual Films; the BJU Press with its "Christian" school textbook, music, and video divisions; and LINC, the Live Interactive Network Classroom, which broadcasts from the campus five days each week to traditional and home schools throughout the nation.] - BJU has long promoted itself as a bastion of Bible Christianity. God's special place for you.' While the University has grown, our educational philosophy and religious beliefs have not changed.].) Over 70,000 students have sat under the teaching of BJU's faculty over its 70-plus years of existence. Bob Jones University is determined that no school shall excel it in the thoroughness of its scholastic work; and God helping it, in the thoroughness if its Christian training.TIL During the Battle of Gettysburg Minnesota soldiers captured a Virginia battle flag and returned it to MN. Simply hacking it out would have killed her, so the surgeon gradually drained fluid from the cyst over the course of four days, shrinking it to 100 lb. TIL during WW2, there was an Australian dog whose hearing was so acute that it could warn air force personnel of incoming Japanese planes 20 minutes before they came and before they showed up on radar.