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DBU Named to President’s Community Service Honor Roll for Eighth Consecutive Year

Dallas, TX – Dallas Baptist University has been named to the 2014 U.S. President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the eighth consecutive year, and the fifth time to be recognized with distinction. DBU received this honor in recognition of its efforts to instill a spirit of servant leadership in each of its students.

Dr. Bob Brooks

Dr. Bob Brooks Named DBU Faculty Member of the Year

Dallas, TX – Dr. Bob Brooks, Dean of the Graduate School of Ministry at Dallas Baptist University, has been named the 2014 Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year.

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DBU Tennis Team Ministers in Chile

While most college students were either relaxing or spending time with family during Fall Break, October 6-10, the Dallas Baptist University Tennis Team spent the week ministering to children in Chile.

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DBU Dedicates New Sedwick Soccer Fieldhouse

Dallas, TX – Dallas Baptist Women's Soccer Team is proud to call the Sedwick Soccer Field House their new home. The construction project, which started immediately following the completion of the 2013 season, was completed in time for the season opener on September 11, when the Women's Soccer Team hosted Colorado Mesa University came out with a victory of 2-0.


DBU Receives Top Ranking in Nation for Elementary Education Preparation

Dallas Baptist University is pleased to announce that the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) has ranked DBU’s elementary teacher preparation program as the overall number one program in the nation.


DBU Program Accredited by International Dyslexia Association

Dallas, TX – Dallas Baptist University’s Master of Arts in Teaching program has been accredited by the International Dyslexia Association (IDA). This recognition is given to university programs credited with doing an excellent job preparing reading teachers to lessen the impact of reading difficulties for their students.

Dr. Gary Cook, DBU president (left), and Mark Hopkins, executive vice president of Hillsong International Leadership College.

DBU Signs Partnership with Hillsong College

Dallas, TX – With a warm handshake and the stroke of a pen, Dallas Baptist University, and Hillsong International Leadership College entered into a partnership with exciting opportunities for students of both institutions to explore their potential, realize their callings, and transform the world.

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Decatur Reunion Honors King, Miller

Dallas, TX – Dallas Baptist University hosted the 26th Annual Decatur Baptist College Spring Reunion for alumni and friends on Saturday, April 26, at the Wise County Heritage Museum in Decatur, the location of the former administration building of Decatur Baptist College, and at First Baptist Church of Decatur.

Gil Stricklin and his wife.

DBU Honors Gil Stricklin with Tom Landry Leadership Award

Dallas, TX – Dallas, TX – Dallas Baptist University honored Mr. Gil Stricklin, of Dallas, during the Eighth Annual Tom Landry Leadership Award Dinner on Saturday, March 22, 2014. The dinner was held at 6:00 p.m. on the DBU campus.


DBU Receives Reaccreditation from National Association of Schools of Music

Dallas, TX – Dallas Baptist University recently received a reaccreditation from the National Association of Schools of Music. This reaffirmation represents a four-year study process and signifies DBU’s commitment to excellence in its music program.