Congratulations to Billie White and Dr. Jon Ensor, our Staff and Faculty of the Year for the 2019-2020 academic calendar!
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.
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.
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
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
February 6, 2020 Written by Emma Baldwin, Senior English Major There’s another doctor on OKWU’s campus. Last semester, the university had the privilege of welcoming a new professor, Dr. Jon Ensor, into the School of Ministry and Christian Thought. Ensor … Continued
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
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
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
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
November 22, 2019 Professor Rosa Ketchum wouldn’t have imagined being on the path she’s currently walking, but maybe that’s for the best – after all, she’s thriving where she is. Ketchum received notice Monday, November 11, that her Direct Practice … Continued
November 13, 2019 – Bartlesville, Oklahoma Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) is proud to announce that Dr. Kevin D. Osborn has accepted the position of Vice President for Enrollment Management. Kevin, his wife Michelle, and their four children have lived in … Continued
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
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
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