Journal Title George Fox Journal Online

Master of Ceremonies

Tell Us More

Can you name this distinguished gentleman who has spent 37 years behind the scenes at George Fox? After overseeing his final commencement ceremony, he retired in June. Please tell us any memories you have of our mystery administrator. All responses are entered in a drawing for a $50 gift certificate from the University Store.

Submit your entries to or mail them to: Journal, George Fox University, 414 N. Meridian St. #6069, Newberg, OR 97132.

Biggs keeping score


Congratulations to Tom (’75) and Roberta Hurt (’74) who correctly identified the “Tell Us More” photo of Mike Wirta. They were sent a $50 gift certificate to the University Store. And yes, Wirta is still driving his De Lorean sports car. Read about the much-loved stat man and why everyone calls him “Biggs”.


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