Williams Baptist University Archive

  • WBU’s Meridith Appointed to State Library Board

    Pamela Meridith, director of library services at Williams Baptist University, has been named to the State Library Board.  Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson recently appointed Meridith to the seven-member panel.  The board serves as the governing body of the Arkansas State Library.  The stated goals of […]

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  • WBU Launching Student Work Initiative

    Williams Baptist University will soon give students a chance to work their way through college, with the potential to graduate debt-free.  The private, Christian university in Walnut Ridge, Ark., announced Monday that it is launching an initiative known as Williams Works, a program that will allow […]

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  • WBU Band to Host Christmas Concert

      The newly formed Williams Baptist University Band will present a Christmas Concert on Thursday, November 29.  The performance, which is being presented by the Walnut Ridge Schubert Music Club, begins at 7:00 pm in WBU’s Manley Chapel.   The band will perform several Christmas […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • WBU’s Theatre Director to Celebrate 35 Years

      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. In the fall of 1983, […]

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  • 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 […]

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