WACO, Texas (June 22, 2017) – Baylor University today announced that the philanthropic support of alumni, parents and friends during the recently completed fiscal year that spanned June 1, 2016, to May 31, 2017, exceeded $100 million in gifts, pledges and planned giving commitments, marking the sixth consecutive year the University has surpassed that benchmark in fundraising.
WACO, Texas (June 21,2017) — The two-year anniversary of a white supremacist’s killing of nine black people at a Bible study is a day when “pain and hope and treachery and triumph, awful and awesome come together,” the Rev. Dr. Joel Gregory, professor of preaching at Baylor's Truett Seminary, told hundreds gathered for an ecumenical service on Saturday.
WACO, Texas (June 9, 2017) – Baylor University Counseling Center (BUCC) has achieved a milestone for its doctoral internship program. The American Psychological Association has announced the accreditation of BUCC’s doctoral internship program, a multi-step process that begins with accreditation and continues through long-term assessment of internship outcomes.
WACO, Texas (June 7, 2017) – Baylor University has recognized 12 faculty members as Outstanding Faculty in the areas of teaching, scholarship and contributions to the academic community for the 2016-2017 academic year.
WACO, Texas (June 2, 2017) VIDEO: Senior engineering students in Baylor’s School of Engineering and Computer Science worked for months to design and build a motorized chair to help 2-year-old Emmeline Pope, who battles spinal muscular atrophy. The motorized chair will provide Emmeline, who cannot walk on her own, with opportunities to move around and interact with others. Project manager Sean Martin, B.S. (Mechanical Engineering) ’17, said his life was changed by the project. "Through this entire project I've realized this is what I want to do with my life: product development, human-centered design," Martin said. "Something that can really make a difference and I can look at my client's face and see a before and after picture of what my work has done in their life."