• Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Jason Lester

    Following a confirmation vote by the general membership, Dr. Jason Lester, dean of the School of Fine Arts and associate professor of music, has been elected the National Secretary/Treasurer for the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) and will take office in June 2018. He is both honored and humbled to serve in this …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Steven L. Jones

    Dr. Steven L. Jones, Chair of HBU’s Dept. of Classics and Biblical Languages, gave a lecture on “An Apologia for Classical Studies” at Trinity Classical School in Houston on Feb 1, 2018. The lecture sought to answer a frequently voiced objection “Why Study Latin? No one speaks it anymore” by demonstrating Latin’s ability to help …

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  • Culture Influencers

    Culture Influencers: Levon Hayrapetyan

    Dr. Levon Hayrapetyan, Professor of Business and Department Chair of Management, Marketing and Business, and Nelli Avetisyan, Mathematics instructor at Wharton County Junior College, published a paper titled “Mathlet as a New Approach for Improving Critical and Creative Thinking Skills in Mathematics “, in the latest edition of a peer-reviewed journal “International Journal of Education …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: David Grubbs

    Dr. David Grubbs, assistant professor of English, interviewed Dr. Michael J. Kruger for the Christian Humanist Profiles podcast regarding Kruger’s recent book, Christianity at the Crossroads: How the Second Century Shaped the Future of the Church (SPCK, 2017). Dr. Kruger is President and Samuel C. Patterson Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at Reformed Theological …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: David Grubbs

    Dr. David Grubbs, assistant professor of English, interviewed Fr. Terrence Kardong for the Christian Humanist Profiles podcast regarding Fr. Kardong’s recent book, “Saint Columban: His Life, Rule, and Legacy” (Liturgical Press, 2017). Fr. Kardong is a respected scholar of the Benedictine tradition and a monk of Assumption Abbey in Richardton, ND. Christian Humanist Profiles is an …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: David Grubbs

    Dr. David Grubbs, assistant professor of English, interviewed Fr. Terrence Kardong for the Christian Humanist Profiles podcast regarding Fr. Kardong’s recent book, “Saint Columban: His Life, Rule, and Legacy” (Liturgical Press, 2017). Fr. Kardong is a respected scholar of the Benedictine tradition and a monk of Assumption Abbey in Richardton, ND. Christian Humanist Profiles is an …

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  • Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Matthew Boyleston

    Dr. Matthew Boyleston, associate professor of English and Writing, recently served on a panel that recommended candidates for Houston Youth Poet Laureate to the Houston Mayor’s Office. This panel included the current Houston Poet Laureate, Deborah “Deep” Mouton, representatives from Inprint, Houston’s literary non-profit, and Writers in the Schools. The Houston Youth Poet Laureate is …

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