Baylor earned a school-record 10 All-Big 12 selections as chosen by the league's coaches, the conference announced on Wednesday. Bears garner league's Coach, Offensive Player and Offensive Lineman of the Year.
Former Baylor standout quarterback Don Trull (1961-63) will be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame on Tuesday at the 56th National Football Foundation's (NFF) Annual Awards Dinner at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
In July, Baylor football was picked to finish fifth in the Big 12. In August, the Bears were unranked nationally. In January, Big 12 champion Baylor will be playing in a BCS bowl, as the No. 6-ranked Bears head to the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl in Glendale, Ariz. (just outside Phoenix), for a New Year’s Day …
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2013) -- Baylor University President and Chancellor Ken Starr will be in Rome to deliver the opening address of "Christianity and Freedom: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives," an international scholars' conference, on Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14.
Baylor senior offensive lineman Cyril Richardson has been named first-team All-America by the Walter Camp Football Foundation, the organization announced Thursday during The Home Depot ESPN College Football Awards Show.
Dec. 12, 2013 A $250,000 grant from the Lilly Endowment will enable Baylor University's George W. Truett Theological Seminary to establish a financial wellness program to help address economic issues facing young ministers. Quoted is Jo Ann Sharkey, assistant director of student services at Truett.
Dec. 12, 2013 Civilians traumatized by Libya's civil war in 2011 have virtually no access to mental health professionals, but many have found healing through small groups led by Libyan volunteers who were trained by American professionals, according to a Baylor University study. Quoted in the article is Matthew Stanford, Ph.D., a professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, who led the research. (This story was placed by Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, who is responsible for covering psychology and neuroscience.)
Dec. 12, 2013 An estimated half of holiday shoppers did their Black Friday shopping online, but that doesn't necessarily mean that half stayed home. They may be searching online before they go to stores -- or comparing prices once they are there. The article cites a study Baylor University did with Cabela's.
Dec. 13, 2013 Q&A with Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr about the challenges facing higher education as tuition rises, student loan debts accumulate and recent graduates struggle to find jobs.
Looking for the perfect gift for your favorite Baylor Bear? We’re here to help; here are some suggestions: * How about a book? The History of Baylor Sports is a beautiful, 350-page, coffee table book covering more than a century’s worth of Baylor athletics; make sure you use the discount code at Baylor Press to …
Ten years ago this month, much of the nation celebrated the holiday season along with Baylor, as PBS stations around the country aired “Christmas at Baylor,” an hour-long special that highlighted the music of the season as performed by student choirs and musicians from Baylor’s School of Music. More than 6 million viewers tuned in …
Thanks to your participation, #BeABaylorBear Day was a success! Frankly, we had a hard time keeping up with all the photos we saw on Twitter and Instagram, and I know there were even more Bears flinging their green and gold afar last Friday who didn’t post a photo online. We shared our favorites on Twitter …
Early last week, as the Baylor campus was planning for Christmas on 5th Street, the weather was fantastic — sunny and mid 70s. But by the event Thursday night, it really was beginning to feel a lot like Christmas, as temperatures had already dropped into the 30s across Central Texas. Students’ t-shirts and shorts were …
WACO, Texas (Dec. 12, 2013) - Fourteen Baylor students traveled to Chicago Nov. 23 to 26 to participate in the American Model United Nations Conference, where more than 1,000 college students from across the country participate in a simulation of the United Nations.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 12, 2013) -- Civilians traumatized by Libya's civil war in 2011 -- which left many homeless, poor and grieving -- have virtually no access to mental health professionals, but many have found healing through small groups led by Libyan volunteers who were trained by American professionals, according to a Baylor University study.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 12, 2013) - Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from Ed and Denise Crenshaw of Lakeland, Fla., that will create the Ed and Denise Crenshaw Student Commons within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. The $100 million, 275,000-square-foot Foster Campus will provide a new home for the University's nationally ranked Hankamer School of Business.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 11, 2013) -Some Baylor University students suddenly became Argentinians and Peruvians for a few days in November, thanks to the Eugene Scassa Mock Organization of the American States (ESMOAS) conference.