June 2014 News Articles

OBU Again Wins Learfield Sports Directors' Cup

June 12, 2014—For the second consecutive year, Oklahoma Baptist University earned recognition as the nation's top NAIA athletics program. OBU completed a set of Learfield Sports Directors' Cup trophy case bookends Tuesday with the award being announced Tuesday morning. OBU is the fourth school in the NAIA…

Smith Receives Profile In Excellence Award

June 12, 2014—Editor's Note: Oklahoma Baptist University alum Dr. Elbert Smith, a 1980 graduate, is a 2014 recipient of the OBU Alumni Association's Profile In Excellence Award. The award is given to a former student who has "demonstrated recognizable accomplishment in his or her profession, business,…

Registration Open for Pastors School July 14-16

June 9, 2014—OBU will host the 2014 OBU Pastors School July 14-16 on the OBU campus in Shawnee. The theme for the 2014 school is "Sent: Preach the Gospel of Good News," based on Romans 10:14-15. Registration is open and space is still available. The cost for the event is only $99. That price includes…

Profile in Excellence: Andy Harrison

June 5, 2014—Editor's Note: Oklahoma Baptist University alum Andy Harrison, a 1989 graduate, is a 2014 recipient of the OBU Alumni Association's Profile In Excellence Award. The award is given to a former student who has "demonstrated recognizable accomplishment in his or her profession, business,…