November 2018 News Articles

Dr. Mitch Glaser Brings Chapel Message Nov. 28

November 28, 2018—Dr. Mitch Glaser, president of Chosen People Ministries, delivered the chapel message to students and staff Wednesday, Nov. 28. He spoke from Romans and talked about his personal testimony coming from a strong Jewish family. The service took place in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium on…

OBU Students and Faculty to Host Benefit Recital Nov. 27 for Shawnee Choir Program

November 23, 2018—The Warren M. Angell College of Fine Arts Division of Music will present a special benefit concert, “The Classroom Partners Benefit Piano Recital.” The recital will be held Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Raley Chapel’s Yarborough Auditorium. All proceeds will benefit…

Freeman Challenges Students with Message on “Trusting God in Death and Life”

November 14, 2018—Jeremy Freeman delivered the chapel message to OBU students, faculty and staff Wednesday, Nov. 14, in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium. Freeman is the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Newcastle, Oklahoma. Freeman’s five children were a major emphasis of his chapel…

OBU Invites Community to 81st Annual Hanging of the Green Dec. 1

November 13, 2018—OBU will present its 81st annual Hanging of the Green Christmas program Saturday, Dec. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium. The community is invited to attend the free holiday celebration, titled “Gloria in Excelsis Deo!” The first OBU Hanging of the Green…

Dr. Hance Dilbeck to Speak in Chapel Nov. 14

November 12, 2018—Dr. Hance Dilbeck, executive director-treasurer of the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma, will deliver OBU’s chapel message Wednesday, Nov. 14. The service will take place at 10 a.m. in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium. Before assuming his current role earlier this year with…

OBU Hosts Pastors and Ministry Leaders for Annual Winter Bible Study Clinic Nov. 9

November 9, 2018—OBU hosted its annual Winter Bible Study Clinic Friday, Nov. 9. The event took place in Stavros Hall on OBU’s campus in Shawnee. The study covered Revelation 1-3 and featured speakers from OBU’s Hobbs College of Theology and Ministry. Thirty-five pastors and church leaders attended…

Dr. Emerson Falls Delivers Chapel Message Nov. 7 at OBU

November 7, 2018—Dr. Emerson Falls, Native American ministries specialist with the Baptist General Convention of Oklahoma, delivered the chapel message Wednesday, Nov. 7, at OBU in Shawnee. The service took place in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium. Falls spoke over several passages including Revelation…

Waddell Delivers 2018 Minter Lecture Nov. 5

November 5, 2018—President and CEO of The Lynn Institute for Healthcare Research and The Lynn Health Science Institute Karen Vinyard Waddell delivered the 2018 Minter Lecture on Monday, Nov. 5. OBU hosted the lecture in Tulsa Royalties Auditorium, located inside Bailey Business Center on campus in…

OBU Crowns 2018 Harvest Court During Homecoming Football Game

November 3, 2018—OBU announced winners of the 2018 Harvest Court Saturday, Nov. 3, during halftime of the Bison football game versus Northwestern Oklahoma State University. The event was part of OBU’s homecoming celebration happening on campus throughout the weekend. Senior students were nominated by…

OBU Recognizes Outstanding Alumni During Annual Homecoming Harvest Dinner

November 2, 2018—OBU recognized exceptional alumni with special awards during its Harvest Dinner Friday, Nov. 2. The annual event is part of the University’s “Zip! Bang! OBU! Homecoming 2018” weekend celebration Nov. 2-4. The Alumni Achievement Award is the highest honor bestowed by the…

Bison Glee Club to Celebrate 80 Years with Reunion Concert Nov. 3

November 2, 2018—OBU’s famed Bison Glee Club will celebrate its 80th anniversary during Homecoming Weekend Nov. 2-3. Their 80th anniversary reunion will begin Friday, Nov. 2, at 4 p.m. and conclude on Saturday with a spectacular concert in Raley Chapel’s Potter Auditorium at 6 p.m. The event is…

Teacher Education Majors Inspire Kids at “Ancient Civilizations” Interactive Museum

November 1, 2018—Teacher education students at OBU hosted an interactive social studies museum for local fifth grade students Tuesday, Oct. 30, on OBU’s campus in Shawnee. This semester’s theme was titled, “Ancient Civilizations: An Introductory Study of Ancient Greece, China, Egypt and the…

Tickets Remain for OBU’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Opening Tonight

November 1, 2018—The theatre department at Oklahoma Baptist University will perform “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare tonight, Nov. 1, in Shawnee Hall’s Craig-Dorland Theatre on OBU’s campus in Shawnee. The show will begin at 7:30 p.m. and tickets can be purchased…

Why Choose OBU?

November 18, 2016—There are many things to consider when choosing where you’ll spend the next four years of your life. Cost, culture, and the quality of the education you will receive are just a few of the factors that should go into this important decision. At OBU, we offer students a college experience…