WBU President Battles COVID-19

July 9, 2020

Portrait of Dr. Hall standing in his office
Wayland President Dr. Bobby Hall.

Wayland Baptist University President Dr. Bobby Hall was discharged Thursday from the hospital where he spent several days, battling the coronavirus.

Hall and his wife, Laurie, were traveling for the Independence Day weekend when he began experiencing symptoms related to the COVID-19 virus.  He was hospitalized on Saturday. Laurie Hall, a registered nurse, has also tested positive for the virus but is experiencing no symptoms at this time. The couple will remain isolated and close to medical care as he recovers.