Houston Baptist University has received a $10 million gift from its last living “founding father,” Stewart Morris Sr., a longtime executive of Houston-based Stewart Title.

According to a press release, HBU will put the gift toward constructing a classroom building modeled after Independence Hall in Philadelphia and establishing The Morris Family Center for Law & Liberty, formerly The Center for Law & Liberty.

More details about the building’s construction were not immediately available, but…

Houston Biz Journal
Houston Baptist University receives M gift from longtime Stewart Title exec