• Culture Influencer: Marie A. Mater

    Culture Influencer: Marie A. Mater

    Dr. Marie A. Mater, Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of Speech Communication in the Department of English, Modern Languages, and Communication, was an invited judge at the National Christian Forensics and Communications Association (NCFCA) online National Championship tournament from June 21-26, 2021. Students qualified for this tournament by accruing at-large points at a significant number …

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  • Dr. Robert Sloan – Pillars Summer 2021 Message

    Dr. Robert Sloan – Pillars Summer 2021 Message

    The mission of Houston Baptist University is to provide a learning experience that instills in students a passion for academic, spiritual, and professional excellence as a result of our central confession, “Jesus Christ is Lord.” HBU is a transformative place. As the years go by, we hear more and more testimonies from students and alumni …

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  • Set up for Success at HBU

    Set up for Success at HBU

    HBU sets students up for success: Educationally Spiritually Vocationally Time in college often serves as a transition between adolescence and adulthood. Students discover what they want to do and who they want to be. HBU students don’t have to make these determinations alone. Student Success Center staff members help guide students as they navigate classes, …

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  • Student Profile: Michael Basquez

    Student Profile: Michael Basquez

    Psychology major and Studio Art minor I grew up in Spring, Texas and graduated from Spring High School in 2017. My parents and older sister have always encouraged me to be myself and to work hard for what I believe in. They have helped raise me into someone who loves to serve and help others. …

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  • Alumna Profile: Stephanie Duke MEd ’05

    Alumna Profile: Stephanie Duke MEd ’05

    At 45 years old in a second career, I can with certainty say I am exactly where I am meant to be. Originally from Tomball, graduating high school in 1994 before graduating from the University of Oklahoma, one would think I had no idea what I wanted to do by looking at my journey. Trying …

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  • Student Profile: Vincent Nguyen

    Student Profile: Vincent Nguyen

    Cinematic Arts major I was born in Guelph, which is a small city in Ontario, Canada, and I was raised in Houston and attended John Foster Dulles High School. I live with both of my parents and I have an older brother who is a neurosurgeon. My family is very supportive of my decisions. They’ve …

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  • Alumnus Profile: Quincy Collins ’05

    Alumnus Profile: Quincy Collins ’05

    I grew up on the southwest side of Houston and attended Sharpstown High School. During my senior year, the HBU Jazz Band performed at my high school during college recruiting day! After hearing their amazing performance, I knew HBU was the school for me. HBU helped me understand more about Christianity and provided me the …

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  • Student Profile: Allison Klinge

    Student Profile: Allison Klinge

    Legal Studies major and Spanish minor I grew up in Katy, Texas and I graduated from Classical Conversations (a homeschool co-op) in 2018. I also took dual credit courses at The HBU Academy and The Saint Constantine School. I have a really amazing family. My brother Dylan will actually be attending HBU as a freshmen …

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  • Alumna Profile: Jennifer Torres ’18

    Alumna Profile: Jennifer Torres ’18

    I graduated from HBU with a bachelor’s degree in Medical Humanities. I was born and raised in the Houston area and graduated from L.V. Hightower High School, located in Missouri City. My early dream was to become a doctor. When I was looking for a college, I remember my main priority was finding a school …

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  • Student Profile: Devonyae Pearson

    Student Profile: Devonyae Pearson

    Devonyae Pearson Marketing major and Psychology minor I am a Dallas native and went to West Mesquite High School. I plan to pursue a career in marketing and sales. When I first began my college search, I thought I wanted a big college with lots of people around. When I got accepted to HBU, I …

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