Criswell News

Criswell College Celebrates Class of 2015

Brandon Smith

DALLAS – Family and friends gathered in the historic Ruth Chapel on May 16 to celebrate the Criswell College class of 2015. The event marked the college’s 40th annual commencement ceremony. In all, 55 degrees were conferred.

Dr. Eugene Merrill, Old Testament Scholar-in-Residence, delivered the keynote commencement address. He charged graduates to be not only thankful for their degrees, but also for the goodness of God to them during their studies. Further, Dr. Merrill reminded...Read more »

Criswell College Welcomes Guests to First Annual Criswell Legacy Fundraiser

Brandon Smith


DALLAS – Criswell College hosted nearly 200 friends and donors at the first annual Criswell Legacy Fundraiser, highlighting the college’s vision and new initiatives.

Dr. Alan Streett, Senior Research Professor of Biblical Exegesis, was given the charge to illustrate the impact professors have on students. Dr. Streett told an emotional story of a former student reaching out to him via email after feeling convicted by his teaching, a conversation that eventually led to her...Read more »

Criswell College Plans Campus Renovation, Welcomes Back Scott Bridger

Brandon Smith

DALLAS – The Board of Trustees of Criswell College unanimously approved a renovation and expansion plan of the current campus at their semi-annual meeting on April 2. The plan includes a complete renovation of the education space and the...Read more »

Criswell College Alumni Day Features Daniel Akin, David Allen

Brandon Smith

DALLAS – Last month, Criswell College welcomed alumni to campus for its annual Alumni Day. The event was kicked off with a chapel message from alum and former professor, Dr. Daniel Akin (B.A., 1980), President of Southeastern Baptist...Read more »