Explore Belton’s Lakes

Summer is upon us, and it’s a great time to explore Belton’s two lakes. Belton Lake and Stillhouse Hollow Lake are both a very short drive from UMHB, and they offer a ton of fun things to do. Boating Fishing Mountain biking Hiking Horseback riding Scenic views Climbing / Bouldering Environmental education Belton Dam While...
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Why Diversity Matters

Diversity — it’s a powerful word. While this concept may be defined differently by people, diversity in higher education has the potential to transform a generation, bringing together a wealth of culturally relevant and historically significant backgrounds for a greater purpose. For many of us, we can get stuck viewing the world from our own...
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What is Leadership?

Do you want to be a great leader? Learn to serve! What does it mean to serve? According to Dictionary.com the verb “serve” means to act as a servant. This idea is so counter-cultural. To be a servant brings many poor connotations…and rightly so. If we dig deeper we see that the word “serve” also...
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Women

Women. We are an interesting people – all different, all valued. Quiet. Full of life. Bold. Shy. Loud. Genuine. Caring. Passionate. Loved. We share a common history of being truth tellers and change makers. We’ve been disregarded and excused instead of embraced and listened to. We have been silenced, questioned, and forgotten – but always...
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Favorite Posts of the Week

April 15-21, 2018 Share your own. Tag your posts with #umhb #myUMHB or #goCru Be so good they can’t ignore you🗣 A post shared by Mason Chapa (@chapamason) on Apr 19, 2018 at 2:54pm PDT just a couple(4) goats A post shared by @ drewhenry5 on Apr 19, 2018 at 2:54pm PDT watch out Paul...
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Serving Jesus through Nursing

The church I attend on a regular basis has a mission statement; part of it is to know Jesus intimately, to serve Jesus passionately and to share Jesus globally.  The mission of the Scott and White College of Nursing at UMHB is to prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment. It is my belief...
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Walking on Water

For as long as I can remember, I have been terrified of water. Sometimes I blame my fear on nearly drowning as a child, other times, I claim it stems from my inability to tread water. Regardless, I can’t stand the idea of being in water over my head, and my fear only seems to...
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Five Ridiculous Inspirational Quotes

Inspirational quotes provoke thought and provide motivation with just a few words. However, some of these “inspirational” quotes are rubbish. Many are attributed to famous people, though research seldom confirms that the person ever actually uttered the quote. Here are some of my favorite ridiculous quotes. If you’re not 15 minutes early, then you’re late...
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Favorite Posts of the Week

March 25-April 14, 2018 Share your own. Tag your posts with #umhb #myUMHB or #goCru https://www.instagram.com/p/BhX1AnDAEfi/ It's a great day #Starbucks #UMHB #gocru A post shared by Carsenemeline (@the_invisible_carter) on Apr 5, 2018 at 2:06pm PDT 🎶We will keep you high in honor forever through our days🎶 So grateful and excited to serve with such...
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