• Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Joshua R. Farris

    Dr. Joshua R. Farris, Assistant Professor of Theology, presented two papers at the recent Southeast Evangelical Theological and Philosophical Societies held at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY. First, he presented “Capturing Edwards’s Human Substance: Anti-Realism vs. Realism”. Second, he presented “IMAGO DEI AS A KIND PROPERTY: A common property view”. Dr. Farris also …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Gardo Blado

    Dr. Gardo Blado’s (Professor in Physics) research work with physics undergraduate students Francisco Herrera (2018) and Joshuah Ceyanes (2016), “Quantum Entanglement and the Generalized Uncertainty Principle”, was presented by Francisco Herrera at an international physics conference sponsored by the American Physical Society last March 14. The research work involved novel theoretical results on the effects …

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  • Dr. Jon Suter, Movie Man

    This Week’s Review: Life

    After gorging on five films during spring break, I had to moderate my pace.  Hollywood cooperated by releasing very few films for the March 25 weekend.  The only one that piqued my interest was Life;  I knew from the trailers that it is a combination of Gravity and the Alien series.  It is not as …

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  • The City Summer 2016

    Three-Part Harmony: The Remarkable Relationship between Mind, Matter, and Mathematics

    by Melissa Cain Travis The conviction that the cosmos is orderly and that this order is discernible through human reason was a major philosophical engine of the scientific revolution. Johannes Kepler, Galileo Galilei, and Isaac Newton harnessed the power of mathematics for scientific discovery and did so from a broadly Christian perspective on the universe …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Jeremiah J. Johnston

    Jeremiah J. Johnston, Ph.D., president and founder of Christian Thinkers Society, a resident Institute of HBU, served as a minister at Hyde Park Baptist Church in Austin, TX, which was pastored and led by Dr. Kie Bowman this past Sunday. It was an excellent opportunity to hear from people who have “Unanswered Questions” about their …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: David J. Davis

    Dr. David J. Davis, Assistant Professor of History, was recently awarded the Hardenberg Fellowship at the Johannes a Lasco Bibliothek in Emden, Germany. In June 2017, Dr. Davis will spend three weeks in Emden, researching the library’s collections of early Reformation theology and devotional literature. The research fellowship is part of a larger book project …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Timothy Ewest

    Dr. Timothy Ewest, associate professor of management in the Archie W. Dunham College of Business, has recently contributed to a book titled Corporate Social Irresponsibility: Individual Behaviors and Organizational Practices, Information Age Publishing. Dr. Ewest’s chapter is titled, “Marginalization of Religion in The Workplace.” The chapter outlines the presence of religious faith within all organizations …

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  • Dr. Jon Suter, Movie Man

    This Week’s Reviews: Beauty and the Beast andThe Belko Experiment

    I ended spring break with two very different films:  Beauty and the Beast and The Belko Experiment. (I have also seen the second film listed as The Belkin Experiment.) Beauty and the Beast is, of course, a live-action version of the 1995 cartoon version.  Many people will see the film only because Emma Watson plays …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Jeremiah J. Johnston

    Jeremiah J. Johnston, PhD, president and founder of Christian Thinkers Society, a resident Institute of HBU,  was a guest speaker at the Ignite Men’s Weekend Impact Conference in Lynchburg, VA, March 17-18, where 8,000 men were in attendance. Other speakers included Ben Ben Roethlisberger, NFL quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, legendary NASCAR driver Tony Stewart, …

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