• HBU Online to Host Mid-Semester Open House

    The HBU Pampell Online Division is extending an invitation for the Mid-Semester Open House, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 10, in McNair Hall in the Morris Cultural Arts Center on the Houston Baptist University campus, 7502 Fondren Road. Visitors are invited to join HBU Online staff members for refreshments; representatives from HBU …

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    Dr. Michael Rosato Named HBU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

    The Houston Baptist University Office of the President is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Michael Rosato to the position of HBU provost and vice president for Academic Affairs. Dr. Rosato began serving the University in 2015 as associate provost for Academic Affairs. He has also served as the interim and acting vice president …

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  • HBU Tops Academically in Southland for Third-Straight Year

    HBU was recognized with the Southland Conference Academic Performance Achievement Award for the third-consecutive year at the league’s annual May meeting in Frisco, Texas. HBU earned 78 of its possible 91 points, 85.7 percent, well ahead of Sam Houston State, which was second with 45-of-98 points for 45.9 percent. The award is largely determined by …

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    Culture Influencers: Joshua R. Farris

    Dr. Joshua R. Farris, assistant professor of Theology, has recently published an article, “Souls and Bodies: Why We Still Matter?” in a new journal entitled, “Didaktikos: Journal of Theological Education” in the section called “Currents.” Currents is a part of the journal where professors give exposure to their specialty on a subject for other professors, educators, …

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  • You Should Take Latin: Pragmatic Reasons for Studying a Dead Language

    By Steven L. Jones, Ph.D “The best grounding for education is the Latin Grammar.” “You should take Latin.” I bombard almost every student I meet on campus with this phrase. So much so that normally students see me coming and instead of running away turn to meet me and see how long it takes for …

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  • This Week’s Review: “Peppermint”

    My choices for the weekend of September 8 were rather limited; I was not interested at all in “The Nun,” and finally settled on “Peppermint.” To put it nicely, it left a sour taste in my mouth. The title derives from a child asking for peppermint ice cream. I never saw Jennifer Garner’s television series …

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    HBU to Hold Engineering ClassLab Dedication

    The Houston Baptist University College of Engineering is pleased to dedicate the Engineering ClassLab at 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, in the SAFE (Securing America’s Future Through Engineering) Lab in Atwood II on HBU’s campus, 7502 Fondren Road. The classlab serves as a learning and creative space for the Engineering program’s inaugural students. Launched this …

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  • HBU Finance Lab Ribbon-Cutting to be Held

    The Houston Baptist University Archie W. Dunham College of Business now offers an innovative learning space with the addition of the Robert Griswold Finance & Analytics Lab. The finance lab ribbon-cutting will be held at 12:45 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 18, on the first floor of the Hinton Center on HBU’s campus, 7502 Fondren Road. The …

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  • My Look Into “Fragments of Truth”

    By Dr. Craig Evans Shortly after we completed filming in Israel of our series of mini-documentaries on “Archaeology Jesus,” Reuben Evans of Faithlife Films asked me what project we should do next. At the time, I was researching my book, “Jesus and the Manuscripts.” How many, how old, and how good the manuscripts of the …

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  • HBU and CCB to Host “Managing Nonprofits: A Faith Leadership Perspective” Luncheon

    The Houston Baptist University Archie W. Dunham College of Business and the Center for Christianity in Business invite area business professionals to the “Managing Nonprofits: A Faith Leadership Perspective” Luncheon, to be held from noon to 2 p.m., Friday, Sept. 28, in the Morris Cultural Arts Center on HBU’s campus, 7502 Fondren Road. Panelists are: …

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