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Loving Annabelle: A Baylor family’s heartbreaking, yet inspiring journey

Loving Annabelle: A Baylor family’s heartbreaking, yet inspiring journey

Warning: You’re going to need Kleenex for this one. Almost exactly a year ago, we wrote about Baylor alumna Tricia Roos, BBA ’04, being named TAPPS 5A Female Coach of the Year — the top honor for any female coachfrom the state’s largest private schools. She had recently learned she and her husband, Jonas (BBA …

Baylor Law School’s Veterans’ Assistance Clinic Receives Grant from State Bar of Texas

Baylor Law School’s Veterans’ Assistance Clinic Receives Grant from State Bar of Texas

WACO, Texas (July 1, 2015) — For the first time in Baylor Law School history, the State Bar of Texas has awarded a grant to support and foster the ongoing effort of the Baylor Law School Veterans’ Assistance Clinic to provide Texas military veterans free legal counsel.

Baylor Named ‘Best Buy’ in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2016

Baylor Named ‘Best Buy’ in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2016

WACO, Texas (July 1, 2015) – Baylor University again has been named a “Best Buy” in the 2016 edition of the best-selling <i>Fiske Guide to Colleges</i>.

Charles Walter Named Mayborn Museum Director

Charles Walter Named Mayborn Museum Director

WACO, Texas (June 25, 2015) – Baylor University announced today that Charles H. Walter, a longtime museum executive and current chief operating officer of the San Antonio Children’s Museum, has been named director of the Sue and Frank Mayborn Natural Science and Cultural History Museum Complex. He will begin his duties on Aug. 3.

Women on the $10? These Eight Women Could Fill the Bill

Women on the $10? These Eight Women Could Fill the Bill

WACO, Texas (June 24, 2015) – A Baylor University history lists some notable but lesser-known women in American history who might be overlooked as possibilities for the soon-to-be redesigned $10 bill – the first paper currency in more than a century to feature a portrait of a woman.

Baylor Expert: Mosquito Populations at ‘All-Time High’; ‘High Threat’ for West Nile Virus

Baylor Expert: Mosquito Populations at ‘All-Time High’; ‘High Threat’ for West Nile Virus

WACO, Texas (June 18, 2015) — In Texas, May turned out to be the wettest month on record as Central Texas slogged through 25 consecutive days of rain, while state rainfall totals reached an astonishing 35 trillion gallons. Those heavy rainfalls have not only affected communities across Texas but have significantly impacted mosquito populations.

The ‘Heaven 11’: Gospel Music Expert Lists 11 Most Influential Black Gospel Songs

The ‘Heaven 11’: Gospel Music Expert Lists 11 Most Influential Black Gospel Songs

WACO, Texas (June 6, 2015) – Robert F. Darden, professor in Baylor University’s department of journalism, public relations and new media, and former gospel music editor for Billboard magazine, is leading a national movement to preserve the fast-disappearing legacy of African American sacred music on vinyl.