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Phi Beta Kappa initiates new Baylor members
Baylor University’s Zeta Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa initiated 16 new members during a ceremony in Armstrong Browning Library.

Winners of the 2013 Baylor Student Literary Awards
Eight Baylor students received honors and more than $750 in cash prizes April 3 in the 2013 Student Literary Awards, held in conjunction with the annual Beall Poetry Festival at Baylor.

English major is inaugural recipient of Baylor scholarship created by staff members
Mira Benthul, a freshman English major from Lorena, Texas, is the inaugural recipient of the Baylor University Staff Endowed Scholarship.

Dean Nordt Announces Realignment of College of Arts & Sciences Leadership Structure and Responsibilities
The Baylor College of Arts & Sciences been organized into two academic divisions, each under the leadership of a divisional dean.

Baylor Student Places First at Texas State Japanese Speech Contest
A Baylor sophomore was awarded first place at the 23rd annual Texas State Japanese Language Speech Contest on Saturday, March 10, at Rice University in Houston.

Baylor German Professor Selected to Attend Fulbright-Sponsored Seminar in Germany
Jennifer L. Good, Ph.D., associate professor of German in the College of Arts & Sciences at Baylor University, has been selected to attend the 2012 Baden-Württemberg Seminar for American Faculty in German and German Studies this summer at the University of Tübingen in Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

The Hunger Games -- a New Film about an Adolescent Fight-to-the-Death Contest -- Reflects Society's Anxiety about 'Dog-Eat-Dog Capitalism,' Baylor University Culture Critic Says
The movie The Hunger Games, a story about adolescents in a post-apocalyptic survival contest, opens in theaters March 23 and offers "a perfect tale of apprehension for our time" of financial upheaval and a bleak job market, says a Baylor University culture critic and author.

Baylor Programs Ranked in U.S. News Grad School Survey
Baylor University graduate programs in law, business, health disciplines, the sciences and education were among those nationally ranked in the 2013 edition of "America's Best Graduate Schools" as ranked by U.S.News & World Report.

Baylor University Institute of Oral History Offers Online Workshop April 11 and 18
An "E-Workshop" on oral history will be offered by Baylor University Institute for Oral History on April 11 and April 18, consecutive Wednesdays.

Baylor Announces Engaged Learning Group Topics for Fall 2012
Incoming Baylor University freshmen are invited to apply now for Fall 2012 Engaged Learning Groups (ELGs), which offer a unique living/learning opportunity for incoming students, combining a challenging interdisciplinary academic program with a supportive residence community. Topics for the next round of ELGs are Hispanic Families in Transition, Medical Sciences and Scriptures and Heritage.

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