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Wayland family acknowledges endowed scholarships during homecoming

Posted Monday, November 5th, 2012

PLAINVIEW — Wayland Baptist University administrators took time during the recent homecoming events to recognize several families that have endowed scholarship to benefit Wayland students.
During the Homecoming Chapel, Director of Alumni Development Danny Andrews recognized Charles and Mary Abercrombie with three honors, including an endowed scholarship established by the couple’s four children. The Abercrombies were [...]

Wayland prepares for University Research and Performance days

Posted Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Wayland prepares for University Research and Performance days
 Plainview and area residents will have an opportunity to learn more about the work students at Wayland Baptist University are doing as the university begins its Research and Performance Day series.
The series takes place in weekly chapel sessions, which are held from 11 a.m. to noon each Wednesday [...]

Nursing school starting online master’s degree

Posted Thursday, August 4th, 2011

Beginning in the fall, the School of Nursing at Wayland Baptist University will launch a Master of Science in Nursing degree, offered completely online.
The school, which is housed at Wayland’s campus in San Antonio, began to work on plans and research for a nurse educator-focused graduate degree not long after it got it’s Bachelor of [...]

Science department preparing for courses in Kenya

Posted Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

The Wayland Baptist University School of Math and Science will be teaching a suite of courses in Kenya during the summer of 2012. The courses – general ecology, vertebrate taxonomy and environmental science – will be taught in a hybrid format that will include three to four weeks of field work in Kenya.
            “Students will [...]