Nearly five-year legal battle ends in victory for private colleges that wish to operate according to their beliefs
February 21, 2018 – Bartlesville, OK Oklahoma Wesleyan University (OKWU) has agreed to a dismissal of its federal lawsuit against the Office for Civil Rights for the U.S. Department of Education. The dismissal came after the government validated the university’s … Continued
January 18, 2018 – Bartlesville, OK This morning, Oklahoma Wesleyan University President, Dr. Everett Piper, joined other leaders in speaking at a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) event in Washington, D.C. The topic of the day was the … Continued
David Preston, Executive Director Oklahoma Wesleyan University Foundation The Department of Health and Human Services would have you believe it is defending the lawsuit brought by Oklahoma Wesleyan University, the Little Sisters of the Poor, and 34 other religious employers … Continued
As women employed by Oklahoma Wesleyan University, we felt compelled to respond to recent questions raised regarding OKWU’s case for religious liberty, specifically in the case of government-imposed health coverage for abortifacient drugs.
A group of 35 OKWU staff and students participated in a rally with hundreds of brothers and sisters in Christ while the court heard the oral arguments of Zubik v. Burwell.
Dr. Piper’s full response to the decision of the Court of Appeals Obamacare contraception mandate lawsuit, Obergefell vs. Hodges.
The U.S. Supreme Court should be applauded for its ruling on May 5, which reinforces the concept of freedom of religion in public meetings, Oklahoma Wesleyan University President Everett Piper has told the Digital Journal. A majority of the nation’s highest … Continued
A federal judge Monday gave temporary relief to Oklahoma Wesleyan University and three other Christian universities in the state in their lawsuit against the federal government over the Affordable Care Act. The universities contend that the contraception mandate of the … Continued