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Chick-Fil-A Sauce

Chick-Fil-A sauce is now available at the ChickFil-A express in the student lounge.

ORU Student Association announced the exciting news through its Twitter account. The tweet received 48 likes and 18 retweets.

“What does representing the ORU Student Body mean?” the tweet said. “To Shawn Madison (Student Body President) it means Chick-Fil-A sauce on campus! #ComingSoon”

Daylight Savings Time

Do not forget to set back the clocks on Saturday night, Nov. 6, for the end of Daylight Savings Time.

The United States and Canada are the only countries that observe Daylight Savings Time although some states, like Arizona, do not observe the change at all.

Daylight Savings Time was created to give working adults an extra hour of daylight to do their outside working activities. In theory, if they wake up an hour earlier, they get off work an hour earlier to have more daylight time.

Eagle Buck Days

The Eagle Buck Days prizes include: $100 Bookstore gift card, $50 Eagle Bucks, $50 gift card, $25 Amazon gift card, $25 iTunes gift card, a Lower Lot pass, two pairs of tickets to the Switchfoot and Relient K concert.

Deposits can be made in the Eagle Card Center, online at, in the Hammer Center with the Phil Machine or by transferring funds from Student Accounts.

Eagle Buck Days end on Nov. 6.

Switchfoot/Relient K

Switchfoot and Relient K will be coming to the Mabee Center Nov. 12 at 7:30 p.m. American

alternative rock band Switchfoot first gained success in the Christian rock scene. Their album The Beautiful Letdown sold over 2.6 million copies.

2003 Grammy nominee Relient K has sold over 2.5 million records because of tracks like “Be My Escape” and “Who I am Hates Who I’ve Been.”

Tickets range from $36-$76. The ORU community receives a $10 discount on levels two and three.

Students, faculty and staff should use the password “oracle” and alumni should use the password “alumni” to receive the discount.

NES Classic Edition 

Nintendo is releasing the NES Classic Edition

Nov. 11.  The new system is a miniaturized

version of the video game company’s very first system released in 1985.

Gamers can enjoy 30 pre-installed original NES games including Super Mario Bros., The Legend of Zelda, Donkey Kong, Metroid, Kirby’s Adventure and Pac-Man. The system includes three different display modes and a special feature called Suspend Points, allowing gamers to save their game play.

Buy the system at Amazon, Best Buy and Target for $59.99.