Dr. J. Lenore Wright, Associate Professor of BIC & Philosophy and Interim Director of Academy for Teaching and Learning, gave the 2011 Academic Convocation address to the first year students. You can read her advice to the incoming students here:
This speech was given outside Baylor University's Moody Library on September 11, 2011, as part of the "Tribute to Fallen Heroes." The event featured a remembrance of the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who gave their lives in service and honored those who serve today; a recognition of Baylor's Air Force and Army ROTC detachments and the 120 veterans currently attending Baylor was also a part of the ceremony. Baylor's Commemoration of the 10th anniversary of 9/11 included a series of exhibits and events.