• Faculty as Culture influencers

    Culture Influencers: Spatariu and Spoede

    On February 7, Dr. Alex Spatariu, associate professor of Education, and Dr. John T. Spoede, Jr., director of the Center for Research and Doctoral Studies and assistant professor of Education, presented at the Southwest Education Research Association (SERA) conference. The conference was held in the Menger Hotel in San Antonio from February 6-8, 2019. The …

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    Culture Influencers: Spoede, Hawley and Cutting

    Houston Baptist University alumna, Christine Yacoub, a recent graduate of the Master of Psychology program in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, worked with HBU faculty members Dr. John T. Spoede Jr., director of the Center for Research and Doctoral Studies and Assistant Professor of Education, Dr. Ruth Cutting, adjunct Psychology faulty member, and …

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    Culture Influencers: Frederick, Baldwin and Spoede

    On February 12, 2019, Dr. Karen Frederick, LPC, CSC (Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified School Counselor and assistant professor of Psychology), with Dr. Alvia Baldwin, LPC-S, CSC (Licensed Professional Counselor- Supervisor, Certified School Counselor and Assistant Professor of Counseling) and Dr. John T. Spoede, Jr., LPC-S, LCDC, NCC, CSC (Licensed Professional Counselor- Supervisor, Licensed Chemical Dependency …

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    Culture Influencer: COEBS

    In January, the Counseling Department of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences hosted the inaugural “Excellence in Counseling Conference.” This conference is designed to intentionally support Pillar Five: Increase our Cultural Impact through our Faculty, and Pillar Six: Renew our Campus, Renew our Community. Pillar Five was supported through encouraging faculty scholarly activity and …

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    Culture Influencers: Tony Joseph

    The Morris Family Center for Law and Liberty is excited to continue the “Women of the American Republic Lecture Series” with Dr. Tony Joseph’s lecture, “Martha Washington: Founding Mother.” The event is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., on Tuesday, March 5, in the Belin Chapel. Dr. Tony Joseph is a professor of American History …

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    Culture Influencers: Doni Wilson

    Since September, Dr. Doni M. Wilson, Professor of English in the School of Humanities, has reviewed nine theatrical productions for Houstonia Magazine, including the “Book of Will,” about William Shakespeare, and the Shakespearean comedy, “Twelfth Night” at the Alley Theater. All of her students this term attended one of these plays as part of their …

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    Culture Influencers: Jesse GrothOlson

    In January 2018, assistant professor of Cinema and New Media Arts, Jesse GrothOlson, and seven students from the Cinema & New Media Arts program, traveled to San Antonio to work on a feature film. “The Challenger Disaster” is the true story of the night before the Challenger explosion in 1986 when a hot-headed engineer leads …

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    Culture Influencer: Dr. Maria (Elsa) Soto-Leggett

    Dr. Maria (Elsa) Soto-Leggett, HBU chair of the Department of Counseling, was selected by the Texas School Counselor Association as the Counselor Educator of the Year. To qualify for the award, nominations are made based on letters of recommendation, a rationale statement, and a resume detailing significant contributions to the field of school counseling. The …

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    Culture Influencers: Sara Frear

    On January 5, 2019, Dr. Sara Frear, associate professor of History, delivered a lecture on Dolley Madison to the Captain James Asbury Tait Chapter of the United States Daughters of the War of 1812. The USD 1812, founded in 1892, promotes patriotism, historical knowledge, and the preservation of documents and relics of the war. Dr. …

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    Culture Influencers: Nancy Pearcey

    Nancy Pearcey, professor of Apologetics and scholar-in-residence, has a new book out titled “Love Thy Body: Answering Hard Questions about Life and Sexuality.” The book has been selected as the winner in the Public Theology & Current Events category of The Gospel Coalition’s 2018 Book Awards. Read Pearcey’s interview with Sam Allberry for the Gospel …

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