Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

As Texas begins the recovery process in Hurrican Harvey’s aftermath, OKWU staff, faculty, and students are busy finding ways to provide effective assistance to those impacted. Several OKWU students were affected by the storm, and the University’s first response is … Continued

OKWU Mourns Loss of Former Coach, Administrator

Oklahoma Wesleyan is saddened by the loss of a long-time OKWU family member, former basketball coach and administrator, Rocky Kent. A former student of Kent’s, Coach Mark Molder, OKWU’s Athletic Director and Head Women’s Basketball coach, said it best: I’m … Continued

Dr. Piper Releases New Book

Oklahoma Wesleyan University President, Dr. Everett Piper, released his second book today, August 7th, entitled, This is Not a Day Care: The Devastating Consequences of Abandoning Truth. In the book, Dr. Piper, author of the 2015 viral op-ed “This is … Continued

2017 OKWU Alumni and Friends Awards Announced

Oklahoma Wesleyan University is pleased to announce this year’s Alumni and Friends Award recipients, to be honored at Homecoming and Family Weekend on October 27-28, 2017. This year, OKWU will be honoring 1966 alumnus, Darrell Allison, 2002 alumnus Michael Colaw, … Continued

Professor, Alumnus Conduct Wildlife Research Trip

Don Wolfe, 1984 Oklahoma Wesleyan University alumnus and current Senior Biologist at the Sutton Avian Research Center, has dedicated his entire career to wildlife research and endangered species. As a biology student in the ‘80s, Wolfe knew he was meant … Continued

Trust in Leadership

The following post was written by an OKWU Board Member, Phil Stevenson.  The Trust Equation Trust is one of the most important elements of leadership. David Horsager, the author of The Trust Edge, says, “Trust affects a leader’s impact and the … Continued