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Just how healthy is that pumpkin scone, latte or pie?

Just how healthy is that pumpkin scone, latte or pie?

It’severywhere during the fall, almost singlehandedlytaking over the food industry. It’sin bread, pie, lattes, cookies, ice cream, coffee creamer – and tomorrow, Oct. 21, is National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day. Pumpkin. With its numerous nutritional benefits – filling fiber, eyesight-improving nutrients, and immune system-boosting minerals – itcould probably be considered a super fruit (yes, pumpkin is …

Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture Will Explore Faith and Film

Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture Will Explore Faith and Film

WACO, Texas (Oct. 16, 2014) -- "Faith and Film" will be the theme of the 2014 Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture. Hosted by the Institute for Faith and Learning and the Institute for Studies of Religion, the conference will take place Thursday, Oct. 23 through Saturday, Oct. 25.

Baylor to Welcome More than 100 Law Schools to Campus for Law School Fair

Baylor to Welcome More than 100 Law Schools to Campus for Law School Fair

WACO, Texas (Oct. 15, 2014) – Representatives from more than 100 accredited law schools will visit the Baylor University campus next week to meet face-to-face with the university’s pre-law students. The Law School Fair, sponsored by the Southwest Association of PreLaw Advisors, will take place from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, on the fifth floor of the Cashion Academic Center.

Baylor Hispanic Student Association Welcomes Emmy Award-Winner John Quinones

Baylor Hispanic Student Association Welcomes Emmy Award-Winner John Quinones

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Baylor University Hispanic Student Association will host ABC News correspondent and “What Would You Do?” anchor John Quiones during its annual banquet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, on the fifth floor of Cashion Academic Center.

Celebration of Black Gospel Music Will Feature Musicians, Historians and Civil Rights Activists at Baylor’s 2014 Pruit Symposium

Celebration of Black Gospel Music Will Feature Musicians, Historians and Civil Rights Activists at Baylor’s 2014 Pruit Symposium

WACO, Texas (Oct. 15, 2014) — “Marching to Zion: Celebrating and Preserving Black Sacred Music” — Baylor University’s 2014 Pruit Symposium — will bring together leading voices in black gospel music for conversation, celebration and music on Thursday, Oct. 23, through Saturday, Oct. 25, on the Baylor campus.

Baylor Interior Design Students Dream Up and Construct Grassroots Project in Downtown Waco

Baylor Interior Design Students Dream Up and Construct Grassroots Project in Downtown Waco

WACO, Texas (Oct.10, 2014) – Interior design students from Baylor University have partnered with the city of Waco to bring color and community to the streets through an unusual development.

Pumped About Pumpkins: Just Hype About Health, or the Real Deal?

Pumped About Pumpkins: Just Hype About Health, or the Real Deal?

WACO, Texas (Oct. 7, 2014) — Pumpkin purveyors have reason for grins as wide as those of jack-o’-lanterns this time of year. Pumpkin products are proliferating for autumn — and not just for standard pies, breads and Halloween décor, but also for whimsical goodies that may not live up to the pumpkin’s healthy reputation.

Medical Humanities Students Bring Visual and Healing Arts to Life with Quilt

Medical Humanities Students Bring Visual and Healing Arts to Life with Quilt

This past spring, a class of Baylor University medical humanities students sewed their passion for the healing arts into a service project that was anything but patchwork.