As part of this year’s Homecoming & Family Weekend at OKWU, Dr. Piper will present the President’s Award to OKWU partner and friend, Dr. Tony Perkins. Dr. Perkins is the fourth and longest-serving president of the Family Research Council (FRC), recognized as “an innovative pro-life and pro-family policy leader.”
An ordained minister, veteran, former police officer, and former legislator, Dr. Perkins also hosts a nationally syndicated radio show, and is a frequent guest speaker and news personality.
FRC has supported OKWU and our efforts to ensure continued religious liberty for Christian colleges in with their work in Washington D.C. In addition, he has Dr. Piper fill in for him regularly as a guest host on the FRC Washington Watch radio program. Perkins will speak at this year’s Homecoming and Family Weekend Chapel at 10:10am on October 27th.