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Convocation Schedule

Convocation provides a credible, sensitive, comprehensive witness to life in Christ, by which people are introduced and encouraged to salvation and spiritual growth, to the building of community within a diverse student body and faculty, and to the sharing of ideas, information, and talents for the enhancement of life. Convocation is considered the equivalent of chapel on other campuses. It is a vital part of our HBU community.

2016-2017 Schedules

Each Convocation is worth 1 CLW credit unless noted as a Power Convocation.
*Power Convocation= 2 CLW credit

  • Summer Convocation - 2017

    All Summer Convocations are held:
    Thursdays, 3-3:50 pm

    Belin Chapel, unless otherwise note
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    Date Speaker
    *June 8 (Bible Museum Lyceum) Dr Felisi Sorgwe – Associate Professor, Theology 
    *June 15 (Bible Museum Lyceum) Dr. Felisi Sorgwe
    *June 22 (Bible Museum Lyceum) Dr. Felisi Sorgwe
    *June 29 Dr. Felisi Sorgwe
    *July 6 Saleim Kahleh – Associate University Minister
    *July 13 Dr Katie Alaniz – Assistant Professor, Education
    *July 20 JR Harris – First Year Success Coach
    *July 27 Debra Bell – Coordinator, Student WorkStudy & Internships
    *August 3 Saleim Kahleh

    *Each Summer Convocation is worth 2 CLW (A) Points.

  • Wednesday Convocation - Spring 2017

    All Wednesday Convocations are held:
    11am-11:50am
    Dunham Theater, MCAC

    Date Speaker
    *January 18 Leadership Convocation – Whit Goodwin
    January 25 Tim Smith – Museum of the Bible/Chief Development Officer
    February 1 (Belin Chapel) Christian Thinkers – Dr Jeremiah Johnston
    *February 8 Nabeel Qureshi – Speaker, Author/Ravi Zaccharias International Ministries
    February 15 Aileen Coleman – “The Desert Rat” – missionary nurse to Bedouins
    February 22 New Revelation Voices
    *March Dr. Robert B. Sloan, Jr. – HBU President
    March 8 Mary Jo Sharp – School of Christian Thought
    March 22nd N.T. Wright – British New Testament Scholar
    March 29 Mike Rosas – Chaplain, Houston Rockets
    *April 5 Dr Timothy Shah – Georgetown University Government Dept
    April 12th Dr Robert Smith – Preaching Professor, Beeson Divinity School
    April 19 David Kirika – Compassion International
    April 25  Shannon Rutherford – BSM, University of Houston
    *May 3 Honors Convocation
  • Thursday Convocation - Spring 2017

    All Thursday Convocations are held:
    4pm-4:50pm
    MCAC Lyceum, Bible Museum

    Date Speaker
    *January 19 Dr Felisi Sorgwe – Associate Professor, Theology
    January 26 Dr. Felisi Sorgwe – Associate Professor, Theology
    *February 2 Dr. Felisi Sorgwe – Associate Professor, Theology
    February 9
    Dr. Felisi Sorgwe – Associate Professor, Theology
    February 16 Aileen Coleman –“Desert Rat,” missionary nurse to Bedouins
    February 23 Derek Hee – The Navigators
    *March 2 Saleim Kahleh – Spiritual Life
    March 9 Dr. Angie Durand – COEBS
    March 23 Jamar Mitchell – Coordinator of Christian Service & Missions
    March 30 Jamar Mitchell – Coordinator of Christian Service & Missions
    *April 6 Gio & Denae Arellano – Residence Life and Admissions
    April 13 Teal Keller – Coordinator of First and Second Year Programs
    April 20 Garrett Smith – Coordinator, Student Involvement
    April 27 Aubrey Aldave – Administrative Assistant, Spiritual Life & Discipleship
     *May 4  Saleim Kahleh – Spiritual Life
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