May 2002 News Articles

OBU Confers 275 Degrees

May 18, 2002—Challenged to continue becoming leaders, 275 Oklahoma Baptist University students received degrees Saturday morning at the university's 88th Spring Commencement. An overflow crowd of more than 2,000 people watched the 10 a.m. ceremony at OBU's John Wesley Raley Chapel. OBU President Mark…

Service Chapel Affirms Summer Missionaries

May 2, 2002—Recognizing more than 100 students and faculty serving in the mission field this summer, Oklahoma Baptist University students committed to pray for missions during the university's Summer Service Corps Commissioning Service, May 1. Members of the university's Baptist Collegiate Ministries,…

Baptist Pianist to Travel to OBU for Award This Week

May 1, 2002—Oklahoma Baptist University will recognize legendary pianist Max Lyall, Monday, May 6, at 6:30 p.m., in the university's Geiger Center for a career of teaching and performance excellence. The university also will host a reception for the awardee at 5:30 p.m. in the same location. Dr. Lyall,…