Campus Closed/Classes Cancelled

OBU is closed and classes are cancelled today, March 4, due to inclement weather.

Division of Language and Literature Mission Statement

The Division of Language and Literature aims to:

  • assist students in developing skills in critical thinking and informative, analytical and creative written communication
  • to introduce students to significant works of literature reflecting the history of Western culture and non-Western culture
  • to assist students in analyzing the nature and diversity of human expressions of culture; to assist students in developing an appreciation for the aesthetic, ethical and legal imperatives associated with written communication
  • to assist students in understanding the nature and structure of language
  • and to assist students in integrating Christian faith and knowledge.