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.

This is What You Get

“Why are we surprised by what we see in today’s news? When colleges lose their conscience, kids lose their character, and culture loses its soul.”

Dr. Piper joins panel at Steamboat Institute Freedom Conference

August 27, 2016 Dr. Piper was recently a panelist for “The PC Culture and Free Speech on Campus”. The panel also featured Charlie Kirk, Marcus Fotenos, and Jillian Melchior at the Steamboat Institute Freedom Conference in Steamboat Springs, Colorado.