• Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Leslie Kennedy Adams

    Dr. Leslie Kennedy Adams, BA ’86, MLA ’87, an adjunct faculty member in the department of English and Modern Languages, has been named to the Advisory Board of the ReGroup Foundation, and will also be working as the organization’s grant writer. The mission of the ReGroup Foundation is to provide veterans who have recently left …

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    Culture Influencers: Katie Alaniz and Dawn Wilson

    Dr. Katie Alaniz, assistant professor of Education, and Dr. Dawn Wilson, professor of Education,  were invited to present at the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE) E-Learn Conference, which took place on October 17-20 in Vancouver, B.C. Dr. Alaniz presented their session in collaboration with Dr. Les Foltos, the director of Educational …

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    HBU Department of Music Invites Community for Vienna Boys Choir Concert

    The Houston Baptist University Department of Music, in partnership with Brilliant, invites the community for “An Evening with the Vienna Boys Choir,” at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 4, in Dunham Theater, 7502 Fondren Road. (Tickets range from $35 to $150.) The remarkable young vocalists have delighted music-lovers throughout the world with their inspirational performances encompassing …

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    The Lucy McBride Golf Practice Area Dedicated

    The HBU Athletics department dedicated a new golf practice space on Wednesday, Oct. 25, to serve the men’s and women’s golf teams. Coaches, players and University leadership were on hand for the ribbon-cutting. The Lucy McBride Golf Practice Area is located on the north side of campus, and features an artificial turf tee box as …

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    HBU Celebrates Birthday of School Founding Father Stewart Morris; Dedicates President’s Home in his Honor

    Houston Baptist University Founding Father Stewart Morris was honored during his 98th birthday celebration on Wednesday, Oct. 25. He spoke to students during campus convocation, then was honored with a campus naming dedication. The HBU President’s House will now officially be known as “Morris House,” and a statue of Stewart Morris will grace the campus. …

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  • This Week’s Review: “Marshall” and “The Snowman”

    On October 21, I had time for two films, “Marshall” and “The Snowman.” I enjoyed both, but “Marshall” is, by far, the better of the two. I remember first hearing about Thurgood Marshall in 1954, but I had no real understanding of the Brown versus Board of Education case. Even after he joined the Supreme …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Nancy Pearcey

    Nancy Pearcey, professor of apologetics and scholar in residence, has a new book coming out that is now available for pre-order. Titled “Love Thy Body,” the book gives a Christian worldview approach to today’s most pressing moral issues, such as abortion, euthanasia, homosexuality, transgenderism, and more. The release date is January 2, but you can …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Michael Ward

    Dr. Michael Ward, professor of Apologetics, has been promoting the MA in Apologetics program during a recent lecture tour. He gave addresses at Covenant College, Georgia; Lee University, Tennessee; the University of Tennessee Chattanooga; the C.S. Lewis Society of Madison, Wisconsin; Brigham Young University, Utah; the Anselm Society, Colorado Springs; and George Fox University, Oregon. …

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  • Work of HBU Instructor & Artist to be Featured in Santa Fe Gallery

    Houston Baptist University Senior Director of Art Programs, Artist-In-Residence and Professor of Art Michael Roque Collins was selected to showcase his landscape-inspired work in an exhibit entitled, “Inland Mountain Journey.” The exhibit will be on display from Friday, Oct. 27, through Sunday, Nov. 26, in LewAllen Galleries, 1613 Paseo de Peralta, in Santa Fe, New …

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