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ETBU hosts William Pinson Lecture Series

November 5, 2021

ETBU hosts William Pinson Lecture Series

East Texas Baptist University hosted Dr. Carol Holcomb, Professor of Church History and Baptist Studies at the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, on Wednesday, November 3, as part of the William Pinson Lecture Series. The William M. Pinson Baptist History Lecture Series was established by the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT) as an expression of gratitude for Dr. William Pinson’s service to Baptists throughout the United States, including serving as a pastor, seminary professor, seminary president, and Baptist denominational leader.

East Texas Baptist turns Arbor Day into service-learning experience

November 5, 2021

East Texas Baptist turns Arbor Day into service-learning experience

Each year on the official Texas State Arbor Day, East Texas Baptist University takes to the campus grounds to plant trees and contribute to the beautification of campus. While National Arbor Day occurs in late April, Texas Arbor Day occurs on the first Friday in November due to the cooler temperatures. In order to turn Arbor Day into a service-learning experience, ETBU provides a unique opportunity for students to get involved in the tree planting process each year.

Full Armor Christian Academy students offered scholarship to East Texas Baptist University

November 3, 2021

Full Armor Christian Academy students offered scholarship to East Texas Baptist University

East Texas Baptist University and Full Armor Christian Academy (FACA) in Henderson, Texas, have entered into an agreement that will provide a scholarship to any student who graduates from Full Armor Christian Academy and chooses to pursue higher education at ETBU. Students who complete all four years of high school at Full Armor Christian Academy will receive an undergraduate scholarship from East Texas Baptist University in the amount of $15,000 per academic year.

Tiger Family is “Together Again” on the Hill for Homecoming 2021

October 30, 2021

Tiger Family is “Together Again” on the Hill for Homecoming 2021

Like a scene from a movie, generations of ETBU Tigers, family members, and the Marshall community gathered at East Texas Baptist University for a weekend celebration like never before. Children, dressed in their favorite costumes, patiently waited for Charlie Brown and Snoopy to take the stage. The crisp October breeze carried the smell of delicious food and the sound of the Tiger Band across crowds of people playing yard games, getting face paintings, and enjoying the outdoors.