2015 MBU Music Majors Score in Top 3%

2015 MBU Music Majors Score in Top 3%

As part of the ongoing assessment of student learning at MBU, graduating music and music education majors take the Major Field Test in Music on a yearly basis.  This test evaluates the students’ knowledge in areas such as music fundamentals, music theory, listening comprehension, and music history, and is administered at universities across the country. [Continue Reading…]

Maranatha Offers New Doctor of Ministry in Preaching and Leading

Maranatha Offers New Doctor of Ministry in Preaching and Leading

Since the beginning of the New Testament church, God has called men into the ministry of shepherding local bodies of believers. Today, the world needs men who not only have pastoral experience, but who also have formal training in leading their congregations to study God’s Word, grow in deeper relationships with God and others, and [Continue Reading…]

Commencement speakers exhort graduates to be followers of Christ

Commencement speakers exhort graduates to be followers of Christ

An atmosphere of expectation and excitement filled the campus during Maranatha Baptist University’s 2015 Commencement Exercises on Thursday and Friday, May 7-8. Presided by Maranatha Baptist University President Dr. Marty Marriott, the 2015 Commencement Exercises culminated the year in a time of pageantry, recognition, exhortation, and celebration. “Following Christ” was the theme throughout as both [Continue Reading…]

School of Nursing Holds Traditional Pinning Ceremony

School of Nursing Holds Traditional Pinning Ceremony

Faculty, staff, family, friends, preceptors, and soon-to-be nursing graduates attended Maranatha Baptist University’s pinning ceremony in Burckart Hall on Thursday morning, May 7, celebrating the accomplishments of Maranatha’s School of Nursing Class of 2015. Nursing student Abigail Kobosh was honored with the Florence Nightingale Best Bedside Nurse Award for her “consistent and outstanding bedside manner, [Continue Reading…]

MBU School of Nursing: Caring for the Whole Person

MBU School of Nursing: Caring for the Whole Person

When Maranatha students requested a nursing program a number of years ago, the administration teamed up with a local technical college to provide one. Over time, Maranatha’s nursing program progressed, and eventually the current Director of the School of Nursing, Kelly Crum, was hired in 2009. Then the crosstown agreement with the local technical college [Continue Reading…]

Nursing in Peru, From a Student’s Perspective

Nursing in Peru, From a Student’s Perspective

For Marea Kazarovich (’14), the choice was either nursing or teaching. When she found her heart was leaning more toward nursing, it wasn’t a choice anymore. She transferred from her online program at another university to the campus of Maranatha. With her dreams of overseas orphanage work, MBU’s nursing degree was perfect. But nursing wasn’t [Continue Reading…]

MBU Welcomes New Chair for Department of Applied Science

MBU Welcomes New Chair for Department of Applied Science

With a PhD in Biochemstry from University of Windsor (Windsor, ON), 20 years of research experience, more than 350 published works (including 2 books), and eight patents, Dr. Timothy Veenstra brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with Maranatha’s science students as the new Chair for the Department of Applied Science, beginning in [Continue Reading…]