Archive May 2013

Missouri Baptist Concludes Historic Baseball Season

LEWISTON, Idaho  - (Box Score) After allowing nine runs in two innings, Missouri Baptist University concluded their historic baseball season with a loss to Lee University (Tenn.) at the NAIA World Series on Tuesday. Lee posted 12 runs on 13 hits … Learn More

MBU Trustees approve new academic programs, partnership

Missouri Baptist University trustees approved new academic programs and appointed new faculty members at their regularly-scheduled meeting May 23. The Board approved new minors in Worship Leadership, Worship Studies and Sports Journalism. The Board learned of approval from the Higher … Learn More

MBU Baseball advances to NAIA World Series

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – For the first time in Missouri Baptist University baseball history, the Spartans will head to the Avista-NAIA World Series after outlasting Tennessee Wesleyan in a 19-inning marathon on Monday afternoon, 4-3. It was an epic battle to the … Learn More

Spartan Football Accepted into Mid-States Football Association

Are you interested in playing football at MBU? Click here to learn more. A major step in the progress of the newest sport at Missouri Baptist University was announced on Wednesday. The Spartan football program was officially accepted into the … Learn More

Communications professor receives 2013 Distinguished Professor Award

Paula Bennett has been awarded Missouri Baptist University’s 2013 Distinguished Professor Award. “Paula Bennett has been a driving force behind the growth of the University’s communications programs,” said Dr. Arlen Dykstra, MBU provost and vice president for academic affairs. “The … Learn More