East Texas Baptist University Announces Spring 2016 Graduates

Published 9:51 am Monday, June 13, 2016

Special to The Leader

MARSHALL, Texas – Spring Commencement ceremonies for East Texas Baptist University were held on Saturday, May 7, 2016, in Baker Chapel of the Ornelas Spiritual Life Center, with Dr. J. Blair Blackburn, President of the University presiding.

“The earning of your degree is certainly a remarkable achievement. But the journey of lifelong learning and discovery does not end with the awarding of your degrees,” said Dr. Blackburn to the newest alumni of ETBU. “Today’s commencement, graduates, is just that. You will commence from here, from this hill, to pursue the calling that God has on the rest of your life.”

The following is a list of the fall graduates with degree and hometown.


Taylor Lee Turley      Bachelor of Science   Business Administration      Orange


East Texas Baptist University offers graduate programs in business, counseling, religion and education, as well as 40 undergraduate degree programs. ETBU provides a Christ-centered education that founded upon the integration of Christian faith and academic learning. The ETBU college experience is known for “Embracing Faith, Engaging Minds, and Empowering Leaders.” For information, visit www.etbu.edu.