The Pillars Magazine

The Pillars is the news magazine of Houston Baptist University.

Formerly known as HBU News, the magazine has a vital history. Originally, it was a newsletter that informed readers about the events, faculty, and alumni of our younger university, which at the time was known as Houston Baptist College.

Our President, Dr. Robert Sloan, along with our Board and administrative team, completed a driving vision document to cast the future for Houston Baptist University entitled The Ten Pillars, which was unanimously approved by our Board of Trustees on February 19, 2008. This missional vision statement is so essential to who we are and the growth steps ahead, that it seemed appropriate to adopt the new name, The Pillars.


Current Edition of The Pillars:

HBU Pillars July 2018

In this issue:

  • Dr. Stewart Morris, Sr.: A Legend and a Gentleman
  • The Global Center for Mental Healthcare and Ministry
  • World-Renowned Scientist Dr. James Tour
  • Higher Education through Growing Programs
  • Veteran and International Student Center
  • The Academy
  • Summer Launch
  • Career & Calling
  • Gifts to the University
  • Apologetics Professor Makes Waves with new Book
  • Q & A with Todd Bates
  • Dr. Jeremiah Johnston Hosts National Radio Show
  • Student Foundation Revives Signature Orange Blazers

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