OKWU Responds Effectively to Potential Threat

February 24, 2017 – Bartlesville, OK At approximately 2:00 PM Central time on February 24, 2017, Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Bartlesville campus was placed on lockdown as a precaution due to reports of a suspicious person making threats. Bartlesville police responded … Continued

Todd Starnes Book Launch to be Hosted by OKWU

February 14, 2017  – Bartlesville, OK Fox News radio host, Todd Starnes, is making his way back to Oklahoma this spring. On March 8th, OKWU will host a book launch reception for Starnes latest book, The Deplorables’ Guide to Making … Continued

OKWU Singing Valentines

Looking for a way to share the love with your special someone this Valentine’s Day? Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Music Program has you covered. OKWU’s music students will deliver “Singing Valentines” both on OKWU’s campus and in the Bartlesville/Dewey area all … Continued

Top 10 OKWU Stories of 2016

As 2016 winds down, we wanted to take a look back at some of the excitement of the past year in the life of OKWU. Enjoy this round-up of our 10 most-viewed, or most-“liked”, or just personal favorite stories from the … Continued

The Power of Words: OKWU Commencement

Everett Piper, President December 2016 Commencement Address Today we gather to celebrate the academy and your accomplishments therein. We march into this hall in our regalia – in our heavy robes and mortar boards, our funny caps and gowns – … Continued

University Welcomes Dr. Piper Back from Sabbatical

December 8, 2016 The first days of December marked Dr. Piper’s return to the University from a 6-month Sabbatical. In a note to the University’s Board, faculty, and staff, Dr. Piper extended a special thanks to the University for granting the … Continued

Dr. Piper on Fox News

Dr. Piper appeared last night on Fox News’ Special Report with Bret Baier, discussing recent college protests and the idea that the troubles we see on campuses nationwide is a result of the ideas our culture has been teaching our students.