• HBU to Host Answering the Call

    HBU will host “Answering the Call” for high school and college students who sense God may be calling them to serve in Christian ministry and who are interested in learning about ways to serve Christ in an increasingly complex world. This two-day event will be held on Friday, Feb. 21, and Saturday, Feb. 22. During …

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  • Mr. Movie Man reviews movies

    This Week’s Review: “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker”

    The Curmudgeon has been hanging his head in shame for several days; for the first time in 42 years, he was unable to attend the opening performance of a Star Wars episode. At no time was he able to persuade anyone to help him sneak out of the hospital in order to see “Episode 9: …

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  • 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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