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Ling, Plae receive SBU library awards

Southwest Baptist University students Ling Len and Plae Mae of Fort Worth, Texas, were honored by the SBU University Libraries as Outstanding Student Assistants of the Month for September 2019.

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Dr. Turner's Address to the Missouri Baptist Convention | 2019 MBC Annual Meeting

Due to a technological glitch in the Missouri Baptist Convention's live feed of the Annual Meeting during President Turner's report to the convention on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, we are making the full transcript of his report available here.

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SBU Trustees approve new strategic plan

Southwest Baptist University's Board of Trustees met for its regular fall meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 22. Action items and discussion included approval of the new strategic plan, Peer Assessment Committee report and trustee action.

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SBU Board of Trustees releases Executive Summary of Peer Assessment Committee report

After presenting Peer Assessment Committee findings to Southwest Baptist University's full Board of Trustees Oct. 22, the Executive Committee is releasing the Executive Summary.

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Area high school bands take home trophies from SBU Homecoming parade

The Southwest Baptist University department of music hosted a band competition as part of the annual Homecoming parade on Oct. 19, 2019, through downtown Bolivar and the SBU campus.

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Canfield, Manuel named SBU Homecoming King and Queen

Aaron Canfield and Laura Manuel were announced as the 2019 Southwest Baptist University Homecoming King and Queen at halftime of the Bearcats' football game against Quincy University on Oct. 19.

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SBU recognizes alumni with Life Service Awards during Honors Chapel

Five Southwest Baptist University alumni were honored with special awards in recognition of living lives of service at Honors Chapel on Friday, Oct. 18. The event marks the beginning of Homecoming festivities and also featured the presentation of the 2019 Homecoming court.

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SBU selects Kimbrough as theology professor

Matt Kimbrough, Ph.D., will join the faculty at Southwest Baptist University in January 2020. He will be an Assistant Professor of Theology in The Courts Redford College of Theology and Ministry. 

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