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The ETBU Women’s Basketball team serves in Jamaica

August 20, 2018

ETBU Women’s Basketball serves in Jamaica

The East Texas Baptist University Women’s Basketball team traveled to Jamaica from Wednesday, August 1 through Thursday, August 9 as a part of the Tiger Athletic Mission Experience (TAME) program. Led by Head Coach Rusty Rainbolt and ETBU Director of Global Education Lisa Seeley, the group of 27 partnered with Ignite International to minister to the people of Jamaica.

University Singers travel to Peru

July 19, 2018

ETBU University Singers travel to Peru for the Global Study and Serve Program

The East Texas Baptist University Music Department traveled to Peru as a part of the Global Study and Serve Program on Monday, July 2 through Monday, July 9. Led by ETBU Board of Trustees Chair and Wiseman Ministries Development Director Cary Hilliard, Dean of the School of Performing Arts and Communication Tom Webster, and First Baptist Church-Longview Children's Minister Angela Webster, the University Singers performed and ministered at public schools, community centers, and medical facilities. 

The Cornish Field sign

July 3, 2018

Hal and Joyce Cornish provide generous donation to ETBU Soccer

East Texas Baptist University has received a gift from Hal and Joyce Cornish of $30,000 for additional enhancements to the Cornish Soccer Field. Originally built in 2000, the field was initially upgraded in 2007 with funds also provided by the Cornish's and the current soccer facilities were named in their honor.