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 Confers Degrees to December Graduates

December 14, 2019 Oklahoma Wesleyan University conferred degrees to more than 160 graduating students over the weekend. Commencement festivities were spread throughout two ceremonies. The OKWU School of Nursing held its departmental pinning and commencement ceremony Friday, December 14, at … Continued

Tamiko Turner: To Be Useful for the Kingdom

December 12, 2019 Tamiko Turner didn’t graduate from Oklahoma Wesleyan University, but it’s her time at the university that shaped the pastor and person that she currently is. Turner now serves as the Next Gen Pastor at Cornerstone Wesleyan Church, … Continued

Kiley Green is Focused on Giving Back

December 4, 2019 According to Kiley Green, her journey at Oklahoma Wesleyan University could certainly be considered an unexpected blessing. Green, who majored in Biology and is currently attending dental school at the University of Missouri – Kansas City, grew … 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

Ministry Student Standing Firm After Graduation

November 8, 2019 There are two integral things that you need to know about Paige Johnson, who graduated from Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s School of Ministry and Christian Thought this May. First, you need to know that she was a rock … Continued

AGS Student Excelling at Local Hospital

October 30, 2019 Jennifer Butler has always been committed to making a difference in people’s lives through kindness, compassion, and quality care. She’s currently working on completing her BSN degree through Oklahoma Wesleyan’s Adult and Graduate Studies program. At the … Continued

OKWU Hires New VP for Adult and Graduate Studies

October 29, 2019 – Bartlesville, OK Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) is proud to announce the hiring of Dr. Brett Andrews for the position of Vice President of Adult and Graduate Studies. Andrews comes to Bartlesville by way of Newman University … Continued

Alumni Honored During Homecoming Weekend

October 25, 2019 Each year at Homecoming, Oklahoma Wesleyan University is proud to recognize outstanding alumni from the past. The awards presented are each slightly different in focus, but the goal remains the same: to honor those Eagles who have … Continued

In New Book, OKWU Student Struggling for Identity

October 24, 2019 Bongi Wenyika, a 2005 graduate of Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Adult and Graduate Studies program, hasn’t had anything in life given to her. Born in Zimbabwe, she’s had to fight from the very beginning—for identity, meaning, purpose, and … Continued

OKWU Inaugurates Dr. Jim Dunn as Sixth President

October 11, 2019 On a beautiful Oklahoma Friday morning, Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) officially ushered in a new era of leadership. Dr. Jim Dunn was inaugurated as the sixth president since the university’s founding, in a ceremony that made his … Continued

OKWU Ranked Best in Oklahoma for Employment

The data was gathered and analyzed from the United States Department of Education’s College Scorecard by Zippia, and shows which colleges have the highest employment rates, ten years post-enrollment.