Melinda Williams to Celebrate 35 Years at WBU

By MaKenzie Free Melinda Williams will celebrate 35 years of service at Williams Baptist University during Homecoming weekend with the production of Neil Simon’s, “The Good Doctor.”  The play will be staged Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2 and 3, in Startup Chapel. Following the Saturday evening performance, a reunion of WBU theatre alumni and other…

WBU Homecoming is Saturday

Williams Baptist University will host its annual Homecoming festivities on Saturday, Nov. 3.  A variety of reunions are scheduled, athletic teams will be in action, WBU music and drama groups will perform, and distinguished alumni will be honored. David Daniel of Jonesboro will be recognized as this year’s Distinguished Alumnus, while Jake Guenrich of Walnut…

WBU Touts New Website

Williams Baptist University has a new website to go with its new name.  Williams became a university over the summer and changed its website domain name to williamsbu.edu, and in the process it has launched a new home page. WBU officials say the new website is entirely mobile friendly to accommodate those on cell phones…

WBU Theatre Program Opens Season With “The Good Doctor”

WBU Theatre Program Opens Season With “The Good Doctor” by MaKenzie Free Williams Baptist University’s theatre program is set to open its 2018-19 season with “The Good Doctor.”  The production will run Friday, Nov. 2, through Saturday, Nov. 3. “The Good Doctor” is a comedy with music written by Neil Simon. It consists of short plays,…

Scholastic Book Fair is Oct 30 – Nov 3 at Williams

The Felix Goodson Library at Williams Baptist University is set to host a Scholastic Book Fair October 30 – November 3.  The event offers specially priced books and educational products, including picture books for the youngest children, early reading books, upper elementary books, mid-level reading books, YA books for high school students, fiction and nonfiction…

Assistant Professor of Art

Williams Baptist University invites application for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Art (digital or graphic art).  The position will begin with the fall 2019 semester. Art is a division within the Fine Arts Department.  Students may major in either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in Art Education degree. Qualifications   The candidate…