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    HBU Grateful for William Morris and Family

    William Carloss Morris III  was a lifelong Houstonian and Christian businessman. He was a longtime supporter of Houston Baptist University and husband of Sharon, a member of The Guild at HBU. He passed away August 8, 2018.  William and Sharon generously supported the HBU Museum of Fine Arts, Friends of Fine Arts, the President’s Leadership …

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  • HBU Partners with the Neuhaus Education Center for Special MEd Offering

    The Houston Baptist University College of Education and Behavioral Sciences is partnering with the Neuhaus Education Center, a nonprofit organization devoted to reading success, in offering the Master of Education with Specialization in Reading (with the possibility of obtaining the Reading Specialist Certification and Dyslexia Practitioner Level 1 Certification). Campus reading specialists and dyslexia practitioners …

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  • HBU Cohorts Make Graduate Programs Accessible to Area Educators

    The Houston Baptist University College of Education and Behavioral Sciences has partnered with area school districts, Houston ISD, Cy-Fair ISD, Katy ISD, Fort Bend ISD, Spring ISD and Aldine ISD, as well as River Oaks Baptist School, to provide graduate-level education classes on-site at school locations that are convenient to learners. Students are earning their …

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    HBU Engineering Program Begins with Inaugural Faculty

    The HBU College of Engineering is the first entirely new college that HBU has launched since 1973 (apart from department reorganizations). The first students are being admitted this fall, 2018. Even in its early stages, the college has benefited from the support of advisory board members and from organizations in the community. Integral to any …

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    HBU Remembers Dr. John Bisagno

    Houston Baptist University remembers Dr. John Bisagno following his passing on Sunday, August 5. Dr. Bisagno was the pastor of Houston’s First Baptist Church for 30 years, and was a friend of HBU, serving on the University’s Board of Trustees. He is the endowed chair namesake of the HBU John Bisagno Distinguished Professor of Christian …

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    HBU to Begin Engineering and MSME Programs This Fall

    Houston Baptist University is eager to begin four new program offerings after receiving official approval from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) this week. The HBU College of Engineering, established in September 2017, will specialize in cyber security. Beginning in the 2018-2019 school year, the college will enroll for Bachelor …

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  • HBU Day of Giving 2018 Bolstered by Alumnus Matching Gift

    From the beginning, Houston Baptist University has been built by the support of visionaries who embraced the goal of offering a faith-based, exceptional education in the city we call home. More than ever, University partners are helping ensure students have access to an education which will launch them into their life callings; about 90 percent …

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  • Houston Baptist University Online Reaches 500 Students Enrolled

    The Houston Baptist University Pampell Online Division has reached and surpassed 500 students enrolled after one academic year. Launched in February 2017, the online education branch was an initiative to serve students with greater access to the quality undergraduate and graduate programs for which HBU is known. There are 24 online programs of study encompassing …

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  • Hamill Foundation Awards $150,000 to HBU

    Houston Baptist University is thankful to the Hamill Foundation for an award of $150,000, which will strategically benefit undergraduate and graduate students across the University. The gift will be split in thirds between 1) The Hamill Scholars program, which supports undergraduate students in a number of fields of study, 2) scholarships for undergraduate and graduate …

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