Archived News – December 2010

Arts & Sciences News

Dec
21
2010
article about Refugee Writers, a group designed to share the tales of Dallas-area refugees with their American neighbors, that was created by 2005 Baylor graduate Justin Banta, who earned his BA in English and Great Texts, and his sister, Lauren.
Dec
21
2010
Article about research about romantic relationships and arguments, conducted by Dr. Keith Sanford, a clinical psychologist and an associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at Baylor, College of Arts and Sciences, and his research team.
Dec
21
2010
Review of God of Liberty: A Religious History of the American Revolution, a book by Dr. Thomas Kidd, associate professor of history at Baylor.
Dec
21
2010
Dr. David Smith, senior lecturer in history at Baylor, compares and contrasts efforts by Waco and a large Russian city to use the arts to transform their economies. Have you ever heard of the Russian city of Perm? it turns out, Perm and Waco have something in common.
Dec
16
2010
A study by Mia Moody, assistant professor of journalism and media arts at Baylor, and Baylor alum Aisha Tariq, who earned a master's degree in international journalism is quoted.
Dec
16
2010
article on combining the music of U2 with a worship service quotes Dr. Greg Garrett, English professor at Baylor and author of "We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2".
Dec
16
2010
Research by Dr. Keith Sanford, clinical psychologist and associate professor in Baylor's department of psychology and neuroscience, College of Arts and Sciences is described.
Dec
16
2010
Charles Tolbert, professor of sociology at Baylor is quoted on the American Community Survey numbers recently released.
Dec
14
2010
article cites survey by the Baylor University Institute for Studies of Religion and quotes Baylor sociologist Dr. Christopher Bader
Dec
14
2010
article about a America's Four Gods, written by Baylor researchers Paul Forese and Christopher Bader that is based on the Baylor Religion Survey
Dec
14
2010
Brian Barr earned his BA in history from Baylor in 1996.
Dec
14
2010
article on combining the music of U2 with a worship service quotes Dr. Greg Garrett, English professor at Baylor and author of "We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2".
Dec
14
2010
article about a new study conducted by Dr. Douglas Matthews, research scientist at Baylor, that is the first to identify a mechanism underlying one of the main behavioral differences between adolescents and adults in their response to alcohol. The study appeared in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Dec
14
2010
article about a new study conducted by Dr. Douglas Matthews, research scientist at Baylor, that is the first to identify a mechanism underlying one of the main behavioral differences between adolescents and adults in their response to alcohol. The study appeared in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Dec
14
2010
article about a new study conducted by Dr. Douglas Matthews, research scientist at Baylor, that is the first to identify a mechanism underlying one of the main behavioral differences between adolescents and adults in their response to alcohol. The study appeared in the journal Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Dec
14
2010
article mentions Baylor University as one of the reasons Waco is ranked No. 1 on the list of best places for members of the U.S. military to retire
Dec
14
2010
guest "On Religion" column on the president's use of religious language by Dr. Thomas S. Kidd, Senior Fellow at Baylor's Institute for Studies of Religion and associate professor of history, College of Arts and Sciences at Baylor
Dec
14
2010
column by Dr. David Smith, senior lecturer in history at Baylor, about how the arts energize towns economically and in other ways. Eureka Springs, Ark., is a town of 2,100 people up in the picturesque Ozark Mountains about 50 miles southwest of its much more famous neighbor, Branson, Mo.
Dec
7
2010
Article on combining the music of U2 with a worship service quotes Dr. Greg Garrett, English professor at Baylor and author of "We Get to Carry Each Other: The Gospel according to U2".
Dec
6
2010
Article about the new book - "One Fine Potion: The Literary Magic of Harry Potter" - by Dr. Greg Garrett, professor of English, College of Arts & Sciences at Baylor.
Dec
6
2010
Article cites survey done in 2008 by the Baylor University Institute for Studies of Religion and Gallup and quotes Baylor sociologist Dr. Christopher Bader. The article also ran in American Chronicle.
Dec
6
2010
article about recommended books for Christmas includes "What I Keep: Photographs of the New Face of Homelessness and Poverty," a new book by Baylor art professor Susan Mullally who spent three years photographing people who are homeless, or on the edge of homelessness, with an item they treasure.
Dec
6
2010
Article quotes Dr. Lori Baker, a molecular anthropologist at Baylor, about reasons immigrants from Mexico or Central are found dead in the Sonoran Desert.
Dec
6
2010
article about ventriloquist-comedian-author Jeff Dunham (BA, '86) They're back! Walter the curmudgeon, Achmed the terrifying terrorist, Peanut the ... whatever he is ... will make their return to the Pan American Center on Thursday.
Dec
6
2010
Article about a new Baylor study on alcohol conducted by Dr. Douglas Matthews, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at Baylor.
Dec
6
2010
article about a new Baylor study on alcohol conducted by Dr. Douglas Matthews, research scientist at Baylor.
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