MBU Graduates Exhorted to “Stay on the Right Side of History”

MBU Graduates Exhorted to “Stay on the Right Side of History”

On a beautiful sunny day in Watertown, WI, 161 Maranatha Baptist University and 6 Maranatha Baptist Seminary graduates received their diplomas, eager to close one chapter in their lives and begin the next. Amidst the pageantry and excitement of the 2014 Commencement Exercises, graduates were exhorted by those who have led by example in word [Continue Reading…]

Commencement 2013: Degree Completed, Keep Moving

Commencement 2013: Degree Completed, Keep Moving

See Graduation photo galleries here For many of the students receiving their degrees at the 2013 Maranatha Commencement, the event represented completion. For some, the journey was slightly longer than they expected. For the first time, degree completion students were represented as a group in the ceremony. 20 graduates received a Bachelor of Science, Interdisciplinary [Continue Reading…]

Commencement: Lifelong Learning, Memorable Achievements

Commencement: Lifelong Learning, Memorable Achievements

See Graduation photo galleries here Graduating from college is a terrific accomplishment, whether you complete your studies in three years or almost 30. Maranatha’s 2012 Commencement ceremony included a wide spectrum of students among its 157 College and 19 Seminary graduates. The Class of 2012 was the third-largest in College history. Friday’s conferral of degrees [Continue Reading…]

Davis to Graduates: Love God

Davis to Graduates: Love God

See Graduation photo galleries here John Davis asked the Class of 2012 to consider the most important lesson they have learned at Maranatha, then speculated as to their answers. Nursing students, Davis guessed, might say performing an emergency tracheotomy; for teacher education majors, classroom management; for business majors, investment strategies; for biblical studies majors, proper [Continue Reading…]

Nagel Wins Nightingale Award at Nurse Pinning

Nagel Wins Nightingale Award at Nurse Pinning

See Graduation photo galleries here Leah Nagel just seems to have a way with cranky people. “Leah can talk even the most bitter man into doing just about anything,” Maranatha Nursing Department Chair Kelly Crum said of Nagel, named winner of the Florence Nightingale Best Bedside Nurse Award during Thursday morning’s Nurse Pinning Ceremony. “She [Continue Reading…]

Maranatha Graduation 2011

Maranatha Graduation 2011

Christina Brier thought she had come THAT close. The senior Harp Performance major entered the final semester of her senior year with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average. A particularly poor quiz grade in Modern European History, however, had put that mark in danger. As graduation approached, Brier began to lament her near-miss. Less than a [Continue Reading…]