Dr. Keri Bostwick’s Desire to Follow God’s Direction

Dr. Keri Bostwick wears a lot of hats at Oklahoma Wesleyan University, working both as Dean of Assessment and Accreditation and as Dean of the School of Education and Exercise Science, all the while teaching master’s-level classes. And, after a lot of thought and hard work – and as a result of her reliance on God – Bostwick recently earned her doctorate.

Criminal Justice Program Focused on Integrating Faith with Experience

As befitting a university built upon the foundation of biblical truth, justice is vital to the mission of OKWU. Campus organizations like the Orange Movement seek justice and mercy for the least and lost among society, but it doesn’t stop there. This passion extends all the way across the university to include a robust, experiential, and ever-expanding Criminal Justice major.

OKWU Prof on the Frontier of Theology and Culture

March 3, 2020   Dr. Josh McNall, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology, knows that the Church needs to be asking tough questions. He’s ready to do just that. McNall is launching a brand-new podcast, Outpost Theology, in which he attempts … Continued

Saved, on Fire, and Not Slowing Down

February 12, 2020   Tracy DeVolt has been saved by grace and called to ministry – and she’s not slowing down for anything. DeVolt, founder and organizing pastor of the Lighthouse Worship Center in Illinois, has been strongly shaped by … Continued

3 Questions with OKWU’s Longest Serving Profs

January 15, 2020 OKWU has been blessed with high-level faculty members who take a deep interest in the holistic development of students heads, hearts, hands, and habits. In an effort to highlight the tremendous work that they do, we’ve asked … Continued

OKWU Biology Can Take You Where You Need to Go

January 8, 2019 The Oklahoma Wesleyan University Biology program can get you where you need to go – especially when that involves getting into graduate school. Though the program is fairly small, its impact is tremendous. OKWU has a strong … Continued

Of Her, Not Just In Her

This post originally appeared December 5, 2019 on joshuamcnall.com. Written by Dr. Josh McNall, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology   For some Protestants, Christmas may be about the only time we think of Mary—kneeling as she often is beside a … Continued

Don Calhoun Leaves Behind a Legacy of Faithfulness

November 25, 2019 Dr. Donald D. Calhoun, longtime member of Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Board of Trustees, passed away peacefully on November 12, 2019. He was 93 years old. All told, Calhoun served the OKWU community for 57 years, including 13 years … Continued

“Go Home!” A Call to Preach

This post originally appeared October 22, 2019 on joshuamcnall.com. Written by Dr. Josh McNall, Assistant Professor of Pastoral Theology   One of the biblical descriptions of Satan is that “He is filled with fury, because he knows his time is … Continued

OKWU Digital Cinema Wins Big at CV Indie Film Awards

October 16, 2019 Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Digital Cinema Class was honored on October 7th for its excellence in filmmaking, bringing home the award for Best Inspirational/Christian Film at the CV Indie Film Awards in Los Angeles, California. The film is … Continued

Academic Center for Excellence Opens for Fall 2019

This fall, Oklahoma Wesleyan University announced the official opening of the Academic Center for Excellence, known as ACE around campus. After a smaller version of ACE was launched in 2018 and the impact on student success became clear,  ACE was … Continued