Archive August 2015

MBU Board hears of continued growth, plans for new housing    

Missouri Baptist University’s Board of Trustees received encouraging preliminary enrollment news at its regularly scheduled meeting Aug. 27 Specifically, the number of first-time freshman who attended class the first week of the fall 2015 semester is about 15 percent more … Learn More

MBU Theatre Explores Hardships of Family Affected by Autism in ‘Falling’

What does a family go through when autism enters the picture? Affecting one in 68 children, autism is the fastest-growing developmental disorder in the nation. In the MBU Theatre Department’s first production of the season, “Falling” will tackle this topic … Learn More

XYZ: The Three Generations of MBU

The incoming freshman class of 2019 marks a new era in higher education—a generation that can’t recall the turn of the millennium. This undeniably digital-native generation, dubbed Generation Z, joins those belonging to Generations X and Y, rounding out a … Learn More

Even with Record-Breaking Growth, MBU Residential Life Remains Family

This year, nearly 400—a record-breaking number—MBU students call MBU’s West St. Louis County campus home. In the past five years alone, the University’s residential life options have expanded to include two phases of a residential life complex—Spartan Village. Cozy and … Learn More