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Taylor Center Renovation and Expansion

Taylor center expansion

The Gene Taylor National Free Enterprise Center is being renovated and expanded to better serve SBU students, particularly the Robert W. Plaster College of Business and Computer Science. Key project benefits include:

  • New classrooms and updated computer labs
  • Updated technology and equipment
  • Additional student lounge and study room space designed to help students have creative space to work on group projects

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SBU music faculty to perform 'All Brahms' recital

Members of the Southwest Baptist University music department faculty will present an "All Brahms" recital at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, in Casebolt Recital Hall on the Bolivar campus.

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36th annual Festival of Christmas to be held Sunday

The 36th annual Festival of Christmas, sponsored by Southwest Baptist University and Community Outreach Ministries, will be presented at 6 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 4, in Mabee Chapel on SBU's Bolivar campus.

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Dec 7
Chapel: Zach Atchley and Nate Jones 10:00AM More info...
Dec 8
Bruner, Jones and Smith Faculty Recital 7:30PM More info...
Dec 15
Springfield Commencement 7:00PM More info...
Dec 16
Senior Art Show Reception 4:30PM More info...
Dec 16
Bolivar Commencement 7:00PM More info...
Jan 3
Winterfest Classes Begin 12:00AM More info...