• Culture Influencers

    Culture Influencers: Spoede, Trevino, and Durand

    On Nov. 8, 2019, Dr. John T. Spoede, Jr., LPC-S, LCDC, NCC, CSC (Licensed Professional Counselor- Supervisor, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, National Credentialed Counselor, Certified School Counselor and the director, Center for Research and Doctoral Studies and assistant professor of Education), Dr. Elizabeth (Polly) Trevino (assistant professor of Education, ADELANTE project director, program xoordinator, Elementary …

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  • HBU Men’s Indoor & Outdoor Track & Cross Country

    Coaching Philosophy: My philosophy is rooted in a Christian-based, positive approach to teaching collegiate track and field athletes, not only aspects of sport, but also values and traits beneficial beyond their time as collegiate athletes. At the same time, I want to nurture their dreams on and away from the track. Director of Track & …

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  • HBU Becomes Member of Honor Society for Nontraditional, Adult Learners

    In the fall of 2019, the Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society granted membership to Houston Baptist University’s chapter, Iota Epsilon. Through membership in this society, HBU will formally recognize and honor its top academic adult learners through induction into the chapter. Students invited to join this elite organization will not only be recognized during graduation …

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  • Moody Foundation Grant Awarded to HBU Student Success Center

    The Moody Foundation has awarded the HBU Student Success Center with a grant in the amount of $200,000 that will be used for the next two years to help ensure sustainable academic achievement for students. The gift will enable the Center to partner with students more effectively for their degree attainment. The grant will support …

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  • Culture Influencers

    Culture Influencer: John Spoede

    On Sept. 27, 2019, Dr. John T. Spoede, Jr., LPC-S, LCDC, NCC, CSC (Licensed Professional Counselor- Supervisor, Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor, National Credentialed Counselor, Certified School Counselor and the director, Center for Research and Doctoral Studies and assistant professor of Education) began his work as a part of the stakeholders for Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselors …

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  • HBU Men’s Basketball

    Coaching Philosophy: How I coach is a reflection of where I am at HBU. I’ve been here for 29 years and love everything about the institution. Having high-quality academic young men on our campus is a trademark of who we are as a program. We take these young men, develop them, and produce high-character, high-quality …

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  • Culture Influencers

    Culture Influencer: Dr. Gardo Blado

    Dr. Gardo Blado’s paper, “Entropic Uncertainty Relations, Entanglement and Quantum Gravity Effects via the Generalized Uncertainty Principle,” with HBU undergraduate student, Otto Gadea, which was published in 2018 in the peer-reviewed physics journal, “Asian Journal of Research and Reviews in Physics,” was selected to be featured in the “Undergraduate Research Highlights” section in the Fall …

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  • HBU Women’s Basketball

    Coaching Philosophy: “The little details make the biggest differences. Pay attention to detail daily and have no excuses. We preach doing things the right way and knowing you have given your all.” After being introduced to basketball at the age of 14, Donna Finnie never looked back. She received a scholarship to play at Lamar …

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  • HBU Women’s Indoor & Outdoor Track and Cross Country

    Coaching Philosophy: “My philosophy is rooted in a Christian-based, positive approach to teaching collegiate track and field athletes, not only aspects of sport, but also values and traits beneficial beyond their time as collegiate athletes. At the same time, I want to nurture their dreams on and away from the track. Sports teach us so …

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  • CCB at HBU to Host Women Entrepreneurship Forum

    The Center for Christianity in Business at HBU is pleased the host the Women Entrepreneurship Forum from noon to 2 p.m., Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, in the Morris Cultural Arts Center on HBU’s campus. The event will feature an exciting forum on Faith and Women Entrepreneurship, with panelists Tina Murray, founder and president of Mind …

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