HBU Press Releases
October 8, 2015
KPRC Channel 2, Telemundo Houston, and the League of Women Voters of Houston will host "Decision 2015: Houston Mayoral Debate" on Friday, October 16 at 7 p.m. on the campus of HBU.
July 8, 2015
Former Hobby Lobby attorneys appeal HHS Mandate on behalf of prominent religious schools forced to violate faith or pay millions in IRS fines
June 10, 2015
Houston Baptist University is pleased to announce that internationally known and respected New Testament scholar, apologist, and author, Dr. Craig A. Evans, will join the faculty as the John Bisagno Distinguished Professor of Christian Origins beginning January 1, 2016.
Source: Office of the President, HBU
May 19, 2015
Houston Baptist University announced it has received a $15 million gift from well-known Christian business executive Archie W. Dunham and his wife Linda. The gift represents the largest single gift in the University's history and will fund scholarships, provide assistance for the Dunham Bible Museum, and result in the naming of the school of business.
Source: Houston Baptist University
April 2, 2015
On Tuesday, April 7th, diverse student groups will rally outside the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in support of two Christian colleges in their challenge to the HHS mandate, which is forcing the universities to violate their deeply held religious beliefs or pay outlandish IRS fines.
March 5, 2015
Businessman and philanthropist Dr. Stewart Morris, Sr. has announced a $1M endowed scholarship fund to benefit students from the Wharton County area of Texas.
Source: Kim Andrews