August 2002 News Articles

Kelly Says Faith and Academics, One

August 29, 2002—"What does Christian faith have to do with academic discipline?" That question was addressed by an Oklahoma Baptist University faculty member during OBU's first chapel service of the fall semester on Aug. 28.Dr. Bobby Kelly, Rowena Strickland assistant professor of religion, spoke to OBU…

OBU Professors Take Stage for “Arsenic” Run

August 19, 2002—Oklahoma Baptist University will debut an all-faculty production of "Arsenic and Old Lace" Labor Day weekend, just in time for students who will arrive on campus for the fall semester expecting to only see their professors in the classroom. The cast is made up entirely of current and retired…

OBU Adds Six New Faculty Members

August 15, 2002—Six new faculty members will begin their tenure at Oklahoma Baptist University this fall. Karen Longest will serve as assistant professor of psychology, Beth Green Nagle as assistant professor of Spanish, Melissa Roberts as assistant professor of music, Clarance Benes as assistant professor of…

Community Orchestra Announces Auditions

August 13, 2002—Oklahoma Baptist University will audition new instrumentalists for the second season of the Shawnee Community Orchestra Monday, Aug. 26, from 7-9 p.m. in the university's Raley Chapel. The auditions are open to instrumentalists ages 16 and older. Residents of communities spanning from eastern…

MTI Courses Offered This Fall

August 9, 2002—Oklahoma Baptist University is offering courses in Christian studies this fall at 22 centers in Oklahoma and five other states. Ministry Training Institute offers courses for college credit that can be applied to degree programs at OBU or other colleges and universities. The courses are…

OBU Announces Music Class Times, Audition Dates

August 9, 2002—Oklahoma Baptist University's Preparatory Department will offer a wide range of music activities this fall. The department will host auditions for vocalists in grades four through 12 in two weeks. Auditions for the Shawnee Honor Choir, Concert Choir, and Chamber Ensemble are Aug. 19-23 from…