You may have noticed we went a bit viral in recent days. Dr. Piper’s post, “This is Not a Day Care, It’s a University”, has seen nearly a million views on our website alone and been shared thousands of times on social media. The response is overwhelmingly positive. We have received hundreds—perhaps thousands—of emails, phone calls, and social media messages of support from individuals across the country, from many different backgrounds and belief systems. We have gained attention from dozens of national news outlets from Fox News to TIME and beyond.
So we want to say thank you. Thank you for joining the conversation. Thank you for your support and encouragement. Thank you for being part of our community. Thank you for believing in our mission.
As an evangelical Christian university of The Wesleyan Church, Oklahoma Wesleyan University models a way of thought, a way of life, and a way of faith. It is a place of serious study, honest questions, and critical engagement, all in the context of a liberal arts community that honors the Primacy of Jesus Christ, the Priority of Scripture, the Pursuit of Truth, and the Practice of Wisdom.
At OKWU, we believe in the power of community, and we have a great one. Our students, faculty, and staff are some of best. And as we wrap up the final days of this semester, we wanted to share a little more about who we are: