#15 James Mable, Director of Career and Calling

James Mable, MEd is the Director for Career and Calling, he centralized career resource for all students and alumni of Houston Baptist University. In his past at another university, he was able create a career 97% placement rate and has brought that same dedication and spirit of service to HBU students. As a former Marine …

Read More

#14 Eric Van Caemelbecke – Professor of Chemistry

Dr. Van Caemelbecke is a professor of chemistry here at HBU. Originally from France, Dr. Van Caemelbecke shared details of his journey to the United States and ultimately to Houston Baptist University.  Our host, Dr. Jerry Johnston, was able to speak to him about his techniques for preparing students to enter the chemical industry or …

Read More

Think about it podcast Episode 13 - Tim Smith

#13: Tim Smith – Chief Development Officer, Museum of the Bible

Tim Smith, Chief Development Officer from the Museum of the Bible, met with our host Dr. Jerry Johnston, to discuss his experiences as a fundraiser and his journey from raising one thousand to one billion dollars. He explains his optimism for the millennials today in comparison to his own baby boomer generation, the most generous …

Read More

Think about it podcast... Episode 12 - Rita Tauer

#12: Rita Tauer – Associate Provost for Academic Operations

Rita Tauer, Associate Provost for Operations, reports directly to the University Provost.  Working in concert with the Provost, Ms. Tauer is responsible for academic leadership, direction and support of Institutional Research and Effectiveness, and compliance support with our accrediting body, SACSCOC, the Southern Association on Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. She shared many of …

Read More

Think about it podcast Episode 11 - N.T. Wright

#11: N.T. Wright – Bishop and New Testament Scholar

Happy Memorial Day everyone. Renowned New Testament Scholar and Anglican Bishop of Durham, N.T. Wright joins us this week on Think about it… Dr. Jerry Johnston and Bishop Wright discussed many New Testament topics including the death and resurrection and Jesus. Link from this episode: NTWrightPage.com

Read More

Think about it podcast Episode 11 - Steve Peterson & Jay Spencer

#10: Steven Peterson & Jay Spencer – HBU Online

The new heads of HBU Online spoke with guest host Alan W. Presley, Associate Director of Web Strategies and Operations, for part two of the conversation. Dr. Jay Spencer, Associate Vice President for Digital/ Online Operations, and Dr. Steven Peterson, Vice President for Digital/Online Learning, spoke about their backgrounds and experience and the opportunities ahead. …

Read More

Think about it podcast Episode 10 - Steve Peterson & Jay Spencer

#9: Steven Peterson & Jay Spencer – HBU Online

Dr. Steven Peterson, Vice President for Digital/Online Learning, and  Dr. Jay Spencer, Associate Vice President for Digital/ Online Operations, were recently selected to head up the expansion of the online programs for Houston Baptist University. They spoke with Dr. Johnston about their experience and success in building one the largest online educational institutions and the …

Read More

#8: Dr. Dawn Wilson – Professor of Education Technology

Dr. Dawn Wilson sat down with Dr. Johnston to discuss her battle with cancer and her books Naturalizing Digital Immigrants and Digital Media in Today’s Classrooms: The Potential for Meaningful Teaching, Learning, and Assessment written in conjunction with Dr. Katie Alaniz. Related Links: HBU.edu/COEBS

Read More

#7: Lee Stroebel and Mark Mittelberg – Center for Strategic Evangelism

In this bonus episode of Think about it… Renowned theologians, Lee Stroebel and Mark Mittelberg, sat down with Dr. Johnston to discuss the Center for Strategic Evangelism. These gentlemen spoke about their backgrounds, books and plans for the future of the center. Related Links: HBU.edu/CenterForStrategicEvangelism

Read More

#6: Dr. Katie Alaniz – Director of Online Programs and Assistant Professor of Education

For this week’s episode, Dr. Jerry Johnston sits down with Dr. Alaniz to talk about her book, Naturalizing Digital Immigrants, written with co-author and HBU professor, Dr. Dawn Wilson.  During her interview she reflects back on why she came to HBU as a student and the benefits of technology in the modern classroom. Related Links: …

Read More

Page 1 of 212
© 2017 Think About It… from Houston Baptist University