Housekeeping

Williams Baptist University has an opening for an employee on the housekeeping team.  This is a full-time position. University Description Founded in 1941, Williams Baptist University is an evangelical Christian liberal arts university, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). It is located in Walnut…

Grounds & Landscaping

Williams Baptist University has an opening for an employee on the grounds & landscaping team.  This is a full-time position. University Description Founded in 1941, Williams Baptist University is an evangelical Christian liberal arts university, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). It is located…

Smith Scholarships Awarded for 2019-20

This year’s recipients have been named for the Reggie Smith Foundation Minority Scholarship at Williams Baptist University.  The Smith Foundation selected WBU students Rebecca Brown and Renan Paiva (pictured above with WBU President Dr. Stan Norman) to receive the scholarship award for the 2019-20 school year. Brown is sophomore from Jacksonville, Ark., majoring in social…

McKuin to Direct Play at WBU

The Williams Baptist University theatre program will start the 2019-20 season with a student-directed production.  WBU senior Melanie McKuin is directing two short plays that will be staged Oct. 15 in Startup Chapel. “We have done student-directed productions in the past, but haven’t lately.  I finally got a student brave enough,” said Melinda Williams, assistant…

Brad Flippo Joins WBU as Farm Manager

by Bekah Kopp Eagle Farms, a large component of the new Williams Works initiative at Williams Baptist University, has found its leader: Brad Flippo. Flippo, a Lawrence County native with extensive experience in local business and agriculture, began work as WBU’s farm manager in September. Flippo was a member of the group that helped Williams…

WBU’s Paterson Honored by Scientific Society

Dr. Ann Paterson of Williams Baptist University has been honored by the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles. Paterson, who is the Nell Mondy Chair of Natural Sciences at WBU, received a presidential award from the society this summer.    Paterson is pictured above (front, center) along with (left to right)  Dr. Rick Shine…

WBU Readies for New School Year

The Williams Baptist University campus is springing to life in anticipation of the new school year.  Fall sport athletes have already moved to campus to begin their preseason routine, and incoming WBU freshmen move into the residence halls on Friday, Aug. 16.  Fall semester classes are slated to begin on Tuesday, Aug. 20. “This is…