• The Fortune Cookie Court

      “The Supreme Court of the United States has descended from the disciplined legal reasoning of John Marshall and Joseph Story to the mystical aphorisms of the fortune cookie.” -Obergefell v. Hodges, 576 U.S. ___ (2015), Antonin Scalia (J., dissenting). In Obergefell v. Hodges v. Hodges, 576 U.S. ___ (2015), five justices of the United States …

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  • Dr. Craig Evans Named the John Bisagno Distinguished Professor of Christian Origins

    UPDATE: HBU President Robert B. Sloan, Jr. and Interim Provost Cynthia Simpson are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Craig Evans as Dean of the School of Christian Thought. Dr. Evans will begin serving in this position effective January 1, 2016. President Sloan said, “Craig Evans will provide outstanding leadership as the new Dean …

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  • The Heavens Declare the Glory of God: Science and Faith in Harmony

    Modern astronomical discoveries reveal ever more amazing views of our universe, unveiling beautiful nebulae, immense star clusters, colliding galaxies, and countless other wonders. As we advance our knowledge about the universe, its immense distances and timescales reach the limits of what we can grasp, and can lead us to wonder about the ultimate significance of …

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  • A Museum for the World’s Greatest Book

    A great treasure at HBU is the Dunham Bible Museum, with its creative displays of one of America’s most distinctive collections of rare Bibles and manuscripts. Visitors entering the museum, located in the Morris Cultural Arts Center, first find themselves standing on the moon, viewing the distant earth while hearing the Bible’s first words, “In the …

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  • Becoming a Dean: The Story of Dr. Doris C. Warren

    “So then you are no longer strangers and sojourners, but you are fellow citizens with the holy ones and members of the household of God, built upon the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the capstone. Through him the whole structure is held together and grows into a temple sacred …

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  • Athletic and Academic Success October 26, 2015

    Six NCAA postseason appearances. Ten Southland Conference (SLC) Tournament showings. Two SLC Tournament championships. HBU had a phenomenal 2014-15 season on the field, but even more impressive was the work the student-athletes did in the classroom. “The 2014-15 academic year was a very good one for Husky Athletics, with two of our teams winning conference …

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  • Women’s Golf International Players

    If you look at schools across the country, you’ll see many golf programs have foreign players on their teams. HBU is no different. “It is pretty common to see two or three international students per men’s or women’s team,” head coach David Shuster said. “Across the way, they have different types of courses that require …

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  • Big Men on Campus

    ‘Short,’ ‘small,’ and ‘vertically-challenged’ are words quarterback Max Staver and center Josh Ibarra have not heard associated with their heights. Standing at 6’6” and 6’11” respectively, Staver and Ibarra are two sophomores who are expected to have major roles on their teams this year. Both have had interesting journeys getting to HBU.   Staver enters his first …

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  • Join the Tip-Off Club

    The HBU men’s basketball program will hold its HBU Tip-Off Club Third Annual Kickoff Event beginning at 11am prior to  the Saturday, October 24th home football game against Southeastern Louisiana. Lunch will be served from 11:30am to 12:45pm, followed by a short program, before heading over to Husky Stadium for the game. This year’s featured …

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  • Belin Tower Dedication

    On August 25, 2015, Houston Baptist University dedicated Belin Tower, named for Dr. and Mrs. J. Bruce Belin, Jr. For decades, these beloved friends have been a constant presence and support of HBU. Through their contributions and countless hours of faithful service and leadership, Dr. and Mrs. Belin have had a permanent impact on Houston …

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