About 620 number-crunching students from Missouri and Kansas elementary and middle schools gathered at Southwest Baptist University on Jan. 21 and Jan. 28 for math contests hosted by the SBU Department of Mathematics. The 18th annual competition provided a positive educational experience and encouraged the enjoyment and study of mathematics.
Southwest Baptist University is a Christ-centered, caring academic institution. We desire for all students to uphold the moral values and ethical standards of the University as outlined in the university's Principles and Expectations. Within that, we expect students to have respect for all people, as all individuals are of worth in the eyes of God.
Southwest Baptist University welcomes students, staff and the community to spring semester Chapel and Equip services, which take place weekly at 10 a.m. on campus in Pike Auditorium through Wednesday, May 10. Chapel services, which occur on Mondays, feature corporate worship and encouragement, and Equip services, which occur on Wednesdays, focus on teaching and equipping.
Southwest Baptist University's Bolivar campus is closed Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, due to inclement weather. Classes are cancelled, and offices are closed. The area is under an Ice Storm Warning through the weekend.
Drawing held in celebration of SBU-Mountain View campus
As an incentive to boost attendance and enrollment on the Southwest Baptist University-Mountain View campus, a drawing for prizes was held at the end of the 2016 fall semester as part of the campus' 30th anniversary.
Southwest Baptist University Director of Safety and Security Mark Grabowski has been appointed as the 2017 assistant regional vice president for ASIS International, the leading organization for security professionals.
More than 90 students graduate from SBU in Bolivar
Ninety-eight undergraduate students graduated from Southwest Baptist University during commencement Friday, Dec. 16, at the Jane and Ken Meyer Wellness and Sports Center on the Bolivar campus. The University holds graduation twice a year, in December and May.