• HBU Office of Career and Calling Connects Huskies with Work Opportunities

    HBU Office of Career and Calling Connects Huskies with Work Opportunities

    Graduation is an exciting time for students, but it can also bring about anxiety as young men and women contemplate what’s next. Thankfully, there is a bridge at HBU that assists freshmen through alumni in their vocational journeys. An HBU education serves as a launching pad for students as they prepare for job roles and …

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  • Student Organization: Alpha Kappa Alpha 

    Student Organization: Alpha Kappa Alpha 

    When Jessica Ikoya came to HBU, she wanted to become involved. As a commuter student, she went out of her way to find her niche on campus. She joined the African Student Association, was a manager for the Elite Dance Team, and joined Order of Omega and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated. “I’ve always had …

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  • Student Organization: American Red Cross

    Student Organization: American Red Cross

    First-generation student Daisy Lopez recalls why she initially chose HBU. “When I was looking for schools, I really liked HBU because of the smaller class sizes. I also enjoyed my time during the tour and meeting with the admissions counselors,” she said. “Everyone was really kind to me and that stood out. It appealed to …

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  • Student Organization: Filipino Student Association

    Student Organization: Filipino Student Association

    Before she came to HBU, Lauren Kay De La Calzada saw her older brother, Ralph, involved at HBU and serving as president of the HBU chapter of the Filipino Student Association. Seeing the connections he made and the fun he had drew Lauren to the same role as president several years later. “I saw that …

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  • Morris Family Center for Law & Liberty Complex Construction Underway

    Morris Family Center for Law & Liberty Complex Construction Underway

    The Morris Family Center for Law & Liberty Complex construction is underway! Give to help complete the project and to further the work of the Center at HBULaw.org/Donate. As students move between classes, it’s not unusual to see them looking down at their phones, catching up on texts and social media. Dr. Chris Hammons, Professor …

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  • Building a Shining City on a Hill

    Building a Shining City on a Hill

    By John Tyler, JD, PhD “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden.” Matthew 5:14 The Morris Family Center for Law & Liberty is dedicated to the “promotion of American Founding Principles, the Rule of Law, and the Preservation of Liberty.” Our mission is to promote and …

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  • HBU Piper Professors Announced

    HBU Piper Professors Announced

    Higher education provides a unique opportunity to shape the knowledge and wisdom of students for the trajectory of their lives. Professors carry out the noble occupation of preparing learners for careers and personal lives filled with purpose and success. Each year, the HBU Colleges and Schools select their Piper Professor Nominee. These individuals represent the …

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  • The Mayfield Award Honorees

    The Mayfield Award Honorees

    The Mayfield Award for Outstanding Staff member was named to honor Dr. Ray V. Mayfield, Sr. and Dr. Ray V. Mayfield, Jr., both of whom served the University in a variety of capacities. Each year, this award recognizes one male and one female staff member with outstanding job performance, service to the University and service …

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  • Mid-19th Century Dutch “Stations of the Cross” Paintings Dedicated

    Mid-19th Century Dutch “Stations of the Cross” Paintings Dedicated

    HBU was honored to receive 14 “Stations of the Cross” paintings donated by Kim ’83 MA ’87 and David ’84 MA ’06 Balkum. The 14 unique, mid-19th century Dutch paintings depict the Passion of Jesus Christ. The University hosted a dedication reception in March, with a viewing tour of the paintings, which are placed in …

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  • HBU Spirit of Excellence Gala 2021

    HBU Spirit of Excellence Gala 2021

    PRESIDENT and MRS. ROBERT B. SLOAN Invite You To The  HBU Spirit of Excellence Gala Presented by The Joella & Stewart Morris Foundation November 11, 2021 HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIVERSITY CAMPUS Featuring Keynote Speaker Tim Tebow Benefitting MORRIS FAMILY CENTER FOR LAW & LIBERTY Celebrating HOUSTON BAPTIST UNIVERSITY LEGACY AWARD The Joella & Stewart Morris Foundation …

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