Roylene Baxter’s 45 Years of Service

January 24, 2019   If you attended OKWU anytime in the last 45 years, chances are she’s served you food. But more than anything, Roylene Baxter’s life is defined by a love for students and a deep commitment to service. … 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

David Bryant’s Journey to Management

January 10, 2020 Don’t look for David Bryant to take the easy path, because nothing in his story has gone the way things are supposed to. Statistically, his journey from California to Oklahoma, from Forklift Operator to Walmart Management, shouldn’t … 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

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

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

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

AGS Student Honored as Top Nurse in Oklahoma

November 14, 2019 Sheryl Wade is a nursing student with Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s Adult and Graduate Studies Program. Incidentally, she also happens to be one of the 100 best nurses in the state.   Wade was honored in September by … Continued