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MBU announces schedule for inaugural football season

After nearly a year of anticipation, the Missouri Baptist University football program made one big step toward its inaugural season in 2014. On Tuesday, the team announced its 2014 schedule, featuring several future conference opponents and three NCAA Division I … Learn More

Spring Speaker Series Features Renowned Christian Ethicist, Dr. David Gushee

Revered Christian ethicist Dr. David Gushee will speak during the 2014 Spring Speaker Series at Missouri Baptist University. The series runs from Feb. 4-6 at 11 a.m. Gushee serves  as distinguished university professor of Christian Ethics and director of the … Learn More

MBU athletic program pairs coaches with students for Christ-centered mentorship program

Iris Dixon is a serious person. MBU’s head women’s basketball coach served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army for eight years before deciding to pursue collegiate-level coaching. These days, Dixon is focusing her seriousness on raising up women basketball … Learn More

MBU’s education division again receives recognition

Missouri Baptist University’s Education Division was recently named one of the best in the state, according to Online Colleges Database. Colleges were ranked based on the number of education degrees awarded. In 2013, MBU ranked number two for private universities … Learn More

MBU trustees approve two Fine Arts concentrations

Missouri Baptist University’s Trustees approved two new academic concentrations at their regularly scheduled meeting Nov. 21. The approval allows MBU students seeking a Bachelor of Music to receive commercial voice and instrumental concentrations. The commercial voice concentration will help train … Learn More

MBU again receives NCATE accreditation

Missouri Baptist University’s Education Division has again received full accreditation through the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). “MBU’s re-accreditation through NCATE underscores the Education Division’s long record of producing educators who are prepared to equip their students … Learn More

David Smith receives 2013 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award

David Smith, associate professor of mathematics, is the recipient of the 2013 Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award. Emerson, which has its world headquarters in St. Louis, has sponsored this program since 1989 as part of its commitment to promote quality … Learn More

MBU honors outstanding alumni

Recipients of MBU’s 2013 Outstanding Alumni Awards pose for a photo Nov. 7 after receiving their awards during the 2013 Homecoming Chapel. Pictured, from left, are Erin and Rick Chamness (’04), Gary Hoelzer (’01) Melissa (Gowen) Payton (’04), Steven Zabriski … Learn More

MBU to induct two into Spartan Hall of Fame

In just over one month’s time, Missouri Baptist University Athletics’ Hall of Fame will expand by two. Alums Keith Joseph and Jon Kars will be inducted in the annual ceremony, which is scheduled to be held on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 at … Learn More

Steve Savard Set to Launch 2013-2014 MBU Media Talk Series

KMOV-News 4 Anchor and Rams Announcer Steve Savard will be featured as the first guest for Missouri Baptist University’s second annual Media Talk series on Nov. 12, 1-2 p.m. The event will take place in the  Recital Hall of MBU’s … Learn More

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