Dr. Scott Bridger attends conference in Turkey

Criswell College Global Studies and World Religions associate professor Scott Bridger attended a ministry conference in Turkey in late September. Over 150 ministry workers and leaders from North Africa and the Middle East gathered to hear speakers discuss topics related to ministry challenges, work in the region, and human trafficking. Bridger participates in multiple ministry … Continue reading Dr. Scott Bridger attends conference in Turkey

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Board meeting highlights building projects, academic affairs

President Barry Creamer addressed the Criswell College board of trustees on institutional updates, financial business, and strategic planning on Thursday, October 31st. Creamer discussed with the board a Royce City property with expectations that the sale will be complete in the near future. Other building project updates included the residence hall, where fundraising is expected … Continue reading Board meeting highlights building projects, academic affairs

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Criswell Legacy Gala honors alums, encourages support

Over five hundred people were in attendance for the third annual Criswell Legacy Awards Gala on Monday, September 23 at the Fairmont Hotel in Dallas. The gala is an opportunity for alumni and supporters of Criswell College to encourage and support students, faculty and staff, reflect on the accomplishments of the school, and to honor … Continue reading Criswell Legacy Gala honors alums, encourages support

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Criswell College professor elected to New Testament society

Senior Research Professor of Biblical Theology Dr. Alan Streett is the first professor in the history of the Criswell College to be elected into the Studiorum Novi Testamenti Societas (SNTS), or International Society for New Testament Studies. The election occurred during the summer 2019 meeting of the 74th annual SNTS society in Marburg, Germany. The … Continue reading Criswell College professor elected to New Testament society

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Criswell breaks ground on new dorm to house students

For the first time in its almost 50-year history, Criswell College broke ground August 14 on an on-campus residence hall that will house over 100 undergraduate students beginning fall 2020. Donors and trustees joined Criswell College President Barry Creamer to commemorate the beginning of construction on the $11.6 million project. Last summer an anonymous donor … Continue reading Criswell breaks ground on new dorm to house students

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Trustees approve May graduates, Christopher Graham as Vice President of Academic Affairs

Rob Collingsworth | May 9, 2019

The Criswell College board of trustees gathered on campus for their biannual meeting April 25 to conduct college business and hear a report from president Barry Creamer on the status of the school. Creamer updated the board regarding the college’s Home is Here 2020 initiative, an expansive plan to create a Distinctive Program Model that … Continue reading Trustees approve May graduates, Christopher Graham as Vice President of Academic Affairs

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Solid financial report, distinctive program initiative highlights of Fall board meeting

Rob Collingsworth | October 29, 2018

President Barry Creamer opened the Fall trustee meeting Thursday, October 25th with prayer and an update on the college’s finances. This included progress on the sale of the college’s Royse City property and news regarding the sale of the college’s stake in its radio station, KCBI, as well as the airtime that up until recently … Continue reading Solid financial report, distinctive program initiative highlights of Fall board meeting

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Anonymous donor gives $5 million to Criswell College, largest gift in school’s history

Rob Collingsworth | June 25, 2018

Criswell College president Barry Creamer announced Monday the receipt of a $5 million commitment that will serve as the lead gift for the college’s first-ever residence hall, tentatively set to break ground in the spring of 2019.

“This is the most significant thing to happen since…

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