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HBU acquires wellness center to enhance campus life
December 16, 2011
Houston Baptist University has acquired the Memorial Hermann Wellness Center as part of an ongoing effort to enrich its total student life experience and build a residential community of learning. The state-of-the-art fitness center, which will be known as HBU’s Bradshaw Fitness Center, is located adjacent to the HBU campus on property that fronts the Southwest Freeway.
Source: HBU News
Williams family donates Chinese Bibles to Dunham Bible Museum
December 15, 2011
Dr. Diane and Stanley Williams, longtime friends and supporters of HBU, donated two unique Bibles - the 80 millionth Bible printed by Amity Press in Nanjing, China, and a special edition of the four Gospels printed to commemorate the 2008 Beijing Olympics - to the Dunham Bible Museum on Dec. 14, 2011.
HBU student-athletes send care packages to U.S. troops
December 5, 2011
The Houston Baptist University athletic department helped send care packages to members of the United States Armed Forces for the third-straight year through Operation Interdependence at Sharp Gym Thursday.
Source: HBU Athletics
HBU Southland Membership Press Conference video
November 21, 2011
Houston Baptist University has been extended and accepted an invitation to join the Southland Conference beginning with the 2013-2014 academic year, HBU President Robert B. Sloan, Jr. and Southland Conference Commissioner Tom Burnett announced Monday.
Source: HBU Athletics
Southland Conference to make site visit to HBU on Nov. 9
October 26, 2011
The Southland Conference will make a site visit to Houston Baptist University on Nov. 9.
Sources with knowledge of the situation told FOX 26 if that visit goes well HBU could be invited to join the SLC and the school would accept.
Source: Fox 26
HBU interim provost discusses on KUHF religious declarations of presidential candidates
October 18, 2011
There is no official religious test for a political candidate to hold office in America. But that doesn't stop millions of voters from applying religious tests of their own, as they decide how to cast their ballots. One local expert says religion, by itself, doesn't tell us much about how a presidential candidate will actually perform in office.
Source: KUHF 88.7 FM