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
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
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
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.
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Graduates of Criswell College should be willing to sacrifice their own comfort to go into the difficult and oftentimes messy realities of life with the gospel, said President Barry Creamer in his May 18 commencement address. During the commencement exercises in the historic and recently renovated Ruth Chapel, 48 bachelor’s and master’s students were present … Continue reading Creamer to graduates: Pursue the whole counsel of God
Working alongside a team directed by archaeologists from the Hebrew University and Liberty University, Criswell College professor Lamar Cooper assisted in the discovery and excavation of a cave at Qumran last month that represents a milestone in Dead Sea scrolls research. Ever since the last Dead Sea scroll cave was discovered in 1956, scholars have … Continue reading Longtime Criswell professor contributes to historic Dead Sea scrolls discovery