HBU Future Scholars Forum
The HBU Future Scholars Forum is for high-school sophomores, juniors, and seniors, and their parents. This is a free, one-day event that will help you get a head start on succeeding in college.
A dynamic lineup of speakers will explain
What you can do now to do well academically later
How a liberal arts education relates to your faith
What the current challenges facing higher ed and how we can overcome them
What HBU means by A Higher Education
March 29, 2014
9:00 a.m. to Noon
Location: Dillon II meeting room in the Hinton Center
on the campus of Houston Baptist University.
RSVP by March 28, 2013.
Parents and students who attend will benefit from hearing the university provost, Dr. John Mark Reynolds, describe the challenges facing Christian higher education and how HBU is leading the way in responding to them.
Intellectual Virtue and the Challenges of Christian Higher Education
Megan Mueller, the director of HBU’s Academic Success Center, will speak to parents and students about how students can prepare now to succeed academically at the university level.
Attitudes, Habits, and Skills: What You Need to Succeed in College
Navigating Career Paths in the Twenty-First Century: The Case of Cinema & New Media Arts
Joshua Sikora, the director of HBU’s Cinema and New Media Arts program, will speak to parents and students about how students should plan for a post-college career while still in highschool. He'll use his experience starting his own film production company as a framework for discussing the changing employment landscape.
As Winston Churchill said, “The first duty of a university is to teach wisdom, not a trade; character, not technicalities.” Pursue a foundation of wisdom and character by accepting the challenge to study at Houston Baptist University.
If you have further questions about this event, please contact HBU Admissions at firstname.lastname@example.org
. If you would like more information about the Honors College at HBU, please visit the Honors College at HBU website