Thursday, February 24, 2011
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
The program will feature the soprano and alto saxophones and will include Fantaisie by Jean-Baptiste Singelée, Etudes by Charles Koechlin, Brillance by Ida Gotkovsky, Sonata by John Cheetham, and Rumba by Maurice Whitney.
Dr. Waters has served on the SBU music faculty since 1989 and is currently dean of the Geneva Casebolt College of Music, Arts and Letters. Dr. Melinda Jones, professor of music, will accompany Dr. Waters on the piano for the program.
Tuesday, February 22, 2011
BOLIVAR, Mo. -- Southwest Baptist University announces the slate of new trustees who recently attended the Feb. 14-15 board meeting held on the Bolivar campus.
The new trustees are as follows:
Dr. David Bennett, Joplin, Mo.; Jerry Dudley, St. Charles, Mo.; Ronda Miller, Camdenton, Mo.; Rick Moore, Kansas City, Mo.; and Ryan Palmer, Springfield, Mo.
SBU is governed by a 25-member Board of Trustees. The Board members are elected by delegates to the annual Missouri Baptist Convention.
Friday, February 18, 2011
Southwest Baptist University News Release
Contact: N. Lee Weeks, St. John’s/SBU College of Nursing Marketing
Springfield, Mo. – St. John’s/SBU College of Nursing and Health Sciences will host the third annual I Love Nursing Day Saturday, March 5, from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the college of nursing. Last year over 160 visitors of all ages and backgrounds interested in pursuing an education leading to a career in nursing attended the event.
St. John’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences dean, Dr. Martha Baker says, “This year, I Love Nursing Day will become a College Fair and include educational information on the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences program at SBU. We know the acute shortage of nurses will continue to provide enormous and varied opportunities for nurses, however, job opportunities in the Health Science area are also growing. We want to encourage people who are interested in careers in nursing or other health care careers to come see the wonderful opportunities that are provided by St. John’s College of Nursing and Health Sciences.”
Displays, information booths, and detailed information on nursing as a career, education requirements, and financial aid opportunities will be available. Faculty, staff, and current students will be on hand to give demonstrations, provide tours of the facility, and visit with prospective students individually and in group sessions.
To register for I Love Nursing Day please contact event coordinator, Ronda Thomas, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 417.820.5032 no later than Wednesday, March 2, 2011. A pizza luncheon will be served.
St. John’s/SBU College of Nursing and Health Sciences is located at 4431 S. Fremont, Springfield, Missouri.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011
The University has been named one of America’s Best Christian Colleges® for 14 consecutive years, one of America’s 100 Best College Buys® for 15 consecutive years, and it has been named among institutions with America’s Best College Scholarships ® for the past four years by Institutional Research and Evaluation, Inc.