Bosch Awards STEM Grant to WBU

A $12,000 grant from the Bosch Community Fund will fund a pilot research program for Williams Baptist University science students.  The Bosch Company, which operates a plant in Walnut Ridge, is providing the grant to stimulate interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. Steve Engelken, operations manager, and Tracy Brock, human resources manager…

Commemorative Postmark to Celebrate WBU Transition

As Williams Baptist University celebrates its transition from college to university, the US Postal Service is planning a special stamp cancellation. Postal Service representatives will be on hand for WBU’s opening convocation on Wednesday, Aug. 22, to cancel envelopes with a postmark created especially for the occasion. As a community service, the Postal Service offers…

WBU Prepares for Fall Semester

The Williams Baptist University campus is coming to life as the fall semester draws near.  Classes begin at WBU on August 21, but activity is already picking up as the university prepares for a new school year. Fall athletic teams and international students are returning to WBU this week in preparation for the fall semester.…