Archive February 2013

MBU trustees appoint faculty, approve budget

Missouri Baptist University trustees appointed several key faculty members and approved an expansive annual budget at their regularly-scheduled meeting Feb. 28. The board unanimously approved the appointments of  the following candidates: Dr. Melanie Bishop was appointed as the University’s Dean of … Learn More

Three MBU students to compete for free tuition at final Blue Out event

Three Missouri Baptist University students will be given the opportunity to compete for free tuition at halftime of Thursday’s men’s basketball game against Lyon College. The three students, chosen at random from entries throughout the fall and winter sport seasons, … Learn More

CEO of one of St. Louis’ largest corporations set to share story of faith, perseverance

Derek Glanville, president of McCarthy Construction, will share his remarkable journey from his home in South Africa to his role as the chief operating officer at one of the largest construction companies in Missouri this Thursday, Feb. 28 at the University’s … Learn More

Spartan Preview Day points to continued growth

Missouri Baptist University welcomed about 100 prospective families Feb. 19 for Spartan Preview. The event, which gives future MBU students a glimpse of the growing West St. Louis County campus, features information on the enrollment process, financial aid, academic majors, … Learn More

MBU launches new Web site, creative brand expression

Welcome to the new mobap.edu. The primary goal of the University’s new web site is to provide you, our Web audience, an exceptional user experience–from an intuitive content structure to an enhanced design. In particular: The site is the foundation … Learn More

Worship Arts Seminar set to feature host of theologians, artists

Missouri Baptist University will host its first annual “Worship Heart & Art Seminar” for students, faculty, staff, and community members on Feb. 22-23. The two-day event will feature worship, lectures and discussions that explore biblical principles about worship and how … Learn More

MBU welcomes Shaun Groves, rallies to end child poverty

Missouri Baptist University’s quad was overtaken by abstract art Feb. 5-7, an extension of the 2013 MBU Spring Speakers Series aimed at raising awareness about child poverty and slave trafficking. A collection of cardboard signs, tubes and photos of children … Learn More