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    Second President of Houston Baptist University, Dr. Doug Hodo, passes away

    President 1987 – 2006 President Emeritus 2006 – 2016 Dr. Edward D. (Doug) Hodo served as the second president of Houston Baptist University from June 1, 1987, until his retirement in July of 2006. Dr. Hodo went to be with the Lord on October 10, 2016, after a brief battle with cancer. He was 81 …

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    Congratulations to alumnus Cabeza de Vaca, sworn in as governor of Tamaulipas

    HBU alumnus and former soccer player Francisco García Cabeza de Vaca was sworn in as governor of the Mexican state of Tamaulipas on October 1, 2016. Cabeza de Vaca graduated from Houston Baptist University in 1990 with a degree in management and marketing and played soccer at the school all four years. He was born in …

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  • The Solorio family with Dr. Robert Sloan is HBU's Family of the Year 2016

    HBU Hosts Family Weekend and Honors Family of the Year

    Houston Baptist University hosted its annual Family Weekend on Saturday, September 24, 2016. Many parents, grandparents and siblings came to campus to visit students, participate in activities, tailgate and attend the Husky football game. A Family Brunch recognized HBU’s Family of the Year: Alejandro and Olga Solorio. The Solorios have a daughter and two sons, …

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    Sam Houston State proved their #2 rank against the HBU Huskies

    The SHSU Bearkats scored four touchdowns in the first half, setting their lead at 28-0 early in the second quarter. Quarterback Tony Dawson and the HBU offense moved the ball to the SHSU 10-yard line followed by a 21-yard field goal by Alec Chadwick. The Bearkats answered with a field goal. Chadwick scored a 46-yard …

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