Tekla Research Gift Nets $100,000 for WBU

Tekla Research has made a major, matching gift to the Williams Works initiative at Williams Baptist University. Tekla CFO Beth Russell West and CEO Dave Russell, both of Jonesboro, presented checks totaling $100,000 to WBU President Dr. Stan Norman Friday. “Tekla Research has blessed the Williams Works initiative richly with this matching gift,” said Norman.…

Broussard Named Choral Director at WBU

Williams Baptist University has announced that Dr. Trent Broussard will join WBU this fall as Assistant Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities. Broussard will direct the university’s touring choir, the Williams Singers, the NEA Chorale, and serve as a member  of the music faculty. “Dr. Broussard and his wife, Margie, are a wonderful…

WBU Announces 2022 Graduates

Williams Baptist University awarded degrees to 85 graduates during its 2022 commencement exercises Saturday, May 7.  The graduates represented 15 Arkansas counties, 12 states and three nations. Honor graduates were recognized as being cum laude (3.5-3.69 cumulative grade point average), magna cum laude (3.7-3.84 GPA) or summa cum laude (3.85-4.0 GPA). Those receiving the Master…