Meet New VP of Spiritual Life and Missions
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Meet New VP of Spiritual Life and Missions

Student success! It is my desire to give full attention to helping students achieve the mission and core values of Oakwood University. Growing up on the campus of Oakwood College gave me a firsthand “Oakwood Experience.” Attending the College Church dramatically impacted my life. The intellectual training I received at the college, and the robust…

Keeping the Vision Alive:  Oakwood University in the  21st Century
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Keeping the Vision Alive: Oakwood University in the 21st Century

They’ve been called the “pen of inspiration,” “inspired writings,” lesser light,” “Spirit of Prophecy,” and depending on your age, “the little red or black books”—we are referring the writings of Ellen G. White. According to the November 17, 2014, issue of The Smithsonian, Ellen G. White was named as one of “the 100 Most Significant…

OU Remembers and Honors First Responders
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OU Remembers and Honors First Responders

During Chapel on September 8, Oakwood University paused to honor and remember the service of first responders during the tragedies that occurred 15 years ago on September 11. The guest speaker was Dr. Washington Johnson, assistant director of Adventist Chaplaincy and commander in the U.S. Navy Reserve. Service personnel from the Huntsville Fire Department and…