W. Equestrian. No. 3 EQ to face No. 1 USC and No. 7 Auburn

The No. 3 Baylor Equestrian team will compete in its final two meets of the regular season this weekend on the road in SEC country.

W. Equestrian. EQ's Schaefer Earns Big 12 Rider of the Month

Baylor's Samantha Schaefer was honored by the league office Thursday as the Big 12 Equitation over Fences Rider of the Month for February.

W. Tennis. Road to Waco: Previewing the NCAA Championships

It may not have been the "Upset of the Century," or even the decade. Baylor coach Matt Knoll doesn't even think it qualifies as the "Upset of the Biennium" after unranked Denver landed a 4-3 haymaker on Florida's chin in the 2013 NCAA Tournament.

Softball. No. 9 SB Heads West for Tough Competition in Fullerton

The Baylor softball team begins a west coast road trip - that will see the team play four ranked teams and 11 games in nine days - Friday in Fullerton, Calif. at the Judi Garman Classic.

Baylor Lariat: NYU Professor Speaks for Silenced Voices

March 3, 2015
Story about the Academy for Leader Development lecture at Baylor by Founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative Bryan Stevenson that focused on the injustices in the American criminal justice system. Stevenson’s nonprofit challenges the biases in the system particularly against the poor and people of color.

Beliefnet: Experience Deep Soul Satisfaction

March 5, 2015
Article about ways to achieve deep soul satisfaction, or ongoing inner fulfillment, references Baylor research that found materialists to be less satisfied and more depressed. Jo-Ann Tsang, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and neuroscience in the College of Arts and Sciences, and James Roberts, Ph.D., The Ben H. Williams Professor in Marketing in the Hankamer School of Business, published their research in the journal “Personality and Individual Differences.” (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, pitched and placed this research nationally in March 2014. She covers research and faculty in psychology and neuroscience.)

Farmington (NM) Daily Times: Farmington Native, Artist Returns Home for Show at San Juan College

March 4, 2015
Artist Kyle Ragsdale, B.F.A. (Studio Art) ’89, will return to his hometown of Farmington, New Mexico, to present an exhibition titled “Nocturnes” at San Juan College. The exhibit will feature more than two dozen oils split almost evenly between day and night scenes. Ragsdale is a well-known artist in Indianapolis, Indiana, where he serves as the curator at the Harrison Center for Arts.

KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Baylor Hosts Lecture on Injustices in Justice System

March 4, 2015
VIDEO INCLUDED: Story about the Academy for Leader Development lecture at Baylor by Founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative Bryan Stevenson that focused on the injustices in the American criminal justice system. Stevenson’s nonprofit challenges the biases in the system particularly against the poor and people of color. Interviewed is Jennie Massey, Ph.D., assistant dean for student learning and engagement.

Lady Bears sweep Big 12 Coach, Player of the Year honors for 4th time in 5 years

For the fifth straight year, a Baylor Lady Bear is the Big 12 Player of the Year for women’s basketball. Sophomore Nina Davis became the third different Baylor student-athlete to claim the honor during the program’s five-year run, following Brittney Griner (2011-12-13) and Odyssey Sims (2014). The second-year forward from Memphis leads the Big 12 in scoring […]

Granddaughter carries on grandfather’s Baylor legacy

For some Baylor students, wearing the green and gold isn’t so much a decision as part of the family tradition. Junior Rachel Ticknor (pictured above right) is one such student. Her mother, Holli, shares the story of their legacy family: “My parents [Rachel’s grandparents] met and married while attending Baylor University over 50 years ago. They married in the […]

National survey finds Baylor in highly regarded company

You likely have green and gold on your mind a lot, and could quickly explain to anyone why Baylor is special, why our football team deserves a playoff spot, or how a professor or program impacted your life. But what do people who don’t have that personal connection think of when they think of Baylor? […]

Scenes from Sing 2015

Saturday night marked the final night for All University Sing 2015, and with the final showing came the naming of this year’s top groups. [PHOTOS: See almost 200 pictures from this year’s performances] Phi Kappa Chi won 1st place for their act, “Dust Bowl Days.” The Baylor Lariat agreed, describing their performance as “the best thing […]

Baylor Bookstore Partners with Read Across America to Host Dr. Seuss Day Celebration

WACO, Texas (March 5, 2015) – In partnership with the National Education Association’s (NEA) Read Across America project, Baylor Bookstore will host an in-store celebration of Dr. Seuss Day on Friday, March 6. Read Across America’s Dr. Seuss Day is an annual event held to encourage reading with younger children by celebrating the birthday of famous children’s book author and illustrator Theodor Seuss Geisel.

Baylor University Delays Opening Until 11 a.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015

WACO, Texas (March 5, 2015) – Because of inclement weather conditions, Baylor University will delay opening until 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015. Classes will begin and Baylor offices will open at 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Baylor Law School classes will begin at 9:15 a.m. Thursday.

Baylor University Delays Opening Until 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015

WACO, Texas (March 5, 2015) – Because of inclement weather conditions, Baylor University will delay opening until 9:30 a.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015. Classes will begin and Baylor offices will open at 9:30 a.m. Thursday. Baylor Law School classes will begin at 9:15 a.m. Thursday.

Baylor School of Music Presents Women’s Choir Festival

WACO, Texas (March 3, 2015) – The Baylor University Women’s Choir and female vocalists from local high schools will join talents as part of the 11th annual Women’s Choir Festival Concert at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 5, in Jones Concert Hall.