June 3, 2020 Message to OKWU Community from the President On behalf of the Oklahoma Wesleyan University community, I recognize the sin of injustice to the families of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd. They are but the … Continued
March 24, 2020 The title of President Emeritus was bestowed on Dr. Everett Piper by the Board of Trustees of Oklahoma Wesleyan University on the evening of March 12, 2020. Marci Piper was also honored for her work as the Director of … 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
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
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
The newly created role of VP for Creative Impact (Chief Creative Officer) will invite collaboration, new perspectives, and creative solutions focused on the OKWU community’s shared goal of Christ-centered education and student-success.
June 2019 begins a new era at Oklahoma Wesleyan University as Dr. Jim Dunn took office June 1, stepping into the role as the sixth president of OKWU.
Oklahoma Wesleyan University’s May 2019 Commencement was a historic one, marking a passing of the baton from the University’s fifth president, Dr. Everett Piper, to its sixth, Dr. Jim Dunn, upon Dr. Piper’s retirement. Dr. Piper gave his final commencement … Continued
Community, I have been asked for clarification by a few who are a bit surprised by the announcement of a new president of Oklahoma Wesleyan. You might have missed it, but back in October of 2018 I announced my retirement … Continued
Dr. Jim Dunn is set to take office as OKWU’s sixth president in June 2019, following the retirement of Dr. Everett Piper.
At the Oklahoma Wesleyan University autumn Board of Trustees meeting, OKWU President, Dr. Everett Piper, shared his plans with OKWU leadership for his June 2020 retirement from the University.
The Orange Movement Leadership team, comprised of OKWU’s First Lady, Marci Piper, and University Relations’ Assistant Director, Heather Utzman, will relay-run their way from New York City to Washington, D.C., ending at the IJM Headquarters.
Originally aired on July 27, 2018, on the Pat Campbell podcast. Dr. Piper joins radio talk show host Pat Campbell to discuss current events and societal “buzz words,” such as transgender issues, conservatives, and the recent “misunderstanding of a racist … Continued
Originally aired on the Pat Campbell podcast on July 20, 2018. Dr. Piper joins radio talk show host Pat Campbell to discuss current trends and events, such as objective truth in a postmodern society, and the ramifications of the gender-neutral-designation … Continued
Originally aired on July 13, 2018, on the Pat Campbell podcast. Radio talk show host Pat Campell joins Dr. Piper of Oklahoma Wesleyan University to discuss the recent happenings in the news: the SQ 788 mandate changes, the election of … Continued