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Third Thursday Lunch

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Join us for Third Thursday!

wood.jpgThe August session of our Third Thursday lunch features Dr. Bobby Wood, BJU chief enrollment officer. As part of our Campus Insights series, he will be speaking on the topic of what BJU is doing to reach the potential students of the day. He will also taking questions from the luncheon attendees regarding recruiting. Come join us for this informative presentation.

Bobby Wood joined BJU’s Cabinet as chief enrollment officer in 2015. Tasked with leading student recruitment efforts, he oversees admission, financial aid, university events, and enrollment- and marketing-related groups.

Dr. Wood comes most recently from Harvest Ministries in Guam. As minister of education from 2011-15, Bobby successfully oversaw strategic planning and activities of both Harvest Christian Academy and Harvest Baptist Bible College.

Prior to serving in Guam, he was chief operating officer of Northland Mission, Inc., in Dunbar, Wisconsin, for nine years; a research assistant while completing his PhD in educational leadership at Clemson University; and camp director, business manager and board member of Hawaii Christian Camping Association in Hilo, Hawaii.

Bobby holds a BS from BJU in financial management (1994), an MS from BJU in biblical counseling (1997) and a PhD from Clemson in educational leadership with a concentration in higher education administration (2008).

What is Third Thursday?

Third Thursday is a monthly gathering of BJU alumni featuring community leaders, University updates, alumni in leadership, and professional networking. 




City Range Steakhouse and Grill, Haywood Road, Greenville (Map) 
August 16, 2018 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Cost: $17.50


Bring Third Thursday to your area!

Greenville alumni have enjoyed Third Thursday lunches for over a year now, but don’t let Greenville have all the fun! You can bring Third Thursday to your town. Here’s how: 

  1. Invite friends in your area who are alumni to join you for lunch on the third Thursday of a month 
  2. Agree to make it a regular lunch and each invites another 
  3.  Contact the BJU Alumni Association office to let us know you are meeting 
  4. The Association will notify all alumni in your area and help you promote your lunch with the Third Thursday brand 
  5.  Use suggestions from the Association for lunch theme ideas or come up with your own
  6. Have fun and enjoy the fellowship!




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