Alumni, Parents & Friends News

May
26
2016

Track. Track & Field Rained Out At NCAA West Prelims

Due to multiple weather delays, Baylor track and field’s participation on the first day of the NCAA West Preliminary Championships was washed out Thursday at Rock Chalk Park.

May
26
2016

W. Tennis. Generette, Shankle Win NCAA Doubles First Round

The Baylor women's tennis duo of Kiah Generette and Blair Shankle captured a straight-set victory in the opening round of the NCAA Doubles Championship against Georgia's Mariana Gould and Ellen Perez Thursday at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.

May
26
2016

Baseball. No. 6 Baseball Ends Season with Loss to No. 7 Texas

No. 6 seed Baylor baseball lost 15-3 in a seven-inning run rule decision to No. 7 Texas on Thursday afternoon at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark in an elimination game at the 2016 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship.

May
26
2016

M. Golf. Men’s Golf Hoping to Carry Momentum into NCAAs

Baylor’s men finished fifth at the NCAA Kohler Regional in advancing to the NCAA Championship for just the sixth time in program history and first since 2010.

May
26
2016

Softball. Softball’s Linsey Hays Named Academic All-American

Senior outfielder Linsey Hays was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America Division I Softball Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Hays was picked for the second team, released by the organization on Thursday morning.

May
26
2016

Baylor University Board of Regents announces leadership changes and extensive corrective actions following findings of external investigation

WACO, Texas (May 26, 2016) – In Fall 2015, Baylor University’s Board of Regents engaged outside counsel Pepper Hamilton, LLP (Pepper) to conduct an independent and external review of Baylor’s institutional response to Title IX and related compliance issues through the lens of specific cases.

May
26
2016

Baylor University Board of Regents announces leadership changes and extensive corrective actions following findings of external investigation

WACO, Texas (May 26, 2016) – In Fall 2015, Baylor University’s Board of Regents engaged outside counsel Pepper Hamilton, LLP (Pepper) to conduct an independent and external review of Baylor’s institutional response to Title IX and related compliance issues through the lens of specific cases.

May
25
2016

Baseball. No. 6 Baseball Falls to No. 3 TCU at Big 12 Championship

No. 6 seed Baylor baseball fell 12-5 to No. 3 seed TCU (ranked 14th in country) on Wednesday evening at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark at the 2016 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship.

May
25
2016

M. Tennis. Lenz Loses In NCAA Singles Championship First Round

Baylor men's tennis senior Julian Lenz was eliminated in the first round of the NCAA Singles Championship with a straight-set loss against Wake Forest’s Petros Chrysochos Wednesday at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center.

May
25
2016

W. Tennis. Generette, Shankle Ready For NCAA Doubles Action

The Baylor women's tennis duo of Kiah Generette and Blair Shankle will open its NCAA Doubles Championship run against Georgia’s Mariana Gould and Ellen Perez Thursday at the Michael D. Case Tennis Center in Tulsa, Okla.

May
25
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Germany Trip Final Blog Entry

Our alarm clocks went off at 8 AM here in Germany, and we hopped out of bed and peaked outside at the weather so we could plan to dress accordingly.

May
25
2016

Track. Track & Field Readies For NCAA West Preliminary Championships

The Baylor track and field team is sending 25 student-athletes to take part in the 2016 NCAA West Preliminary Championships at Rock Chalk Park in Lawrence, Kan., Thursday through Saturday.

May
25
2016

Football. Football Game at Rice Moved to Friday for ESPN Telecast

Baylor’s 2016 football game at Rice has been moved to Friday, Sept. 16, to accommodate a national telecast on ESPN at 7 p.m. CT, the Conference USA office announced Wednesday.

May
25
2016

"Imaginate" Exhibit to Open at Mayborn Museum

WACO, Texas (May 25, 2016) – Imaginate, an interactive summer exhibit focused on encouraging innovation and imagination, will open at the Mayborn Museum Complex on May 28 and run through Sept. 5.

May
25
2016

Do you need to create a will?

Full time faculty and staff, and eligible family members, can access the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for a template suitable for a will or other documents.

May
25
2016

Focus Daily News: DBU grants honorary doctorate to Mitch Bennett

May 24, 2016
Mitch Bennett, BBA Accounting ’88, was awarded an honorary Doctor of Humanities degree from Dallas Baptist University on May 13, 2016. Bennett has worked for DBU for the past 28 years, and he currently serves as the director of gift accounting and assistant to the chancellor.

May
25
2016

Heavy: Chip and Joanna Gaines: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

May 24, 2016
Chip Gaines, BBA Marketing ’98, and his wife Joanna, BA Communication Specialist ’01, run Magnolia Market, Magnolia Homes and Magnolia Farm, and star in the HGTV hit-series “Fixer Upper.” The couple does not own a television, but instead have a farm with chickens, cows, goats and horses. They met at an auto repair shop, have four children, and transformed their own Victorian farmhouse from a two-bedroom house into their family home. They were honored as “The Alumni of the Year” in 2015 for their remarkable achievements.

May
25
2016

Lamppost Memorials Honor Baylor Veterans

WACO, Texas (May 25, 2016) – Scattered across Baylor University’s campus are more than 140 granite memorial lampposts — silent stone sentinels that each bear a plaque commemorating a Baylor student who was killed in service.

May
25
2016

Notice of Public Safety Training Exercises

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 7 a.m. until 12 noon, five agencies from McLennan County will be conducting a large-scale training exercise of a simulated incident occurring in Martin Hall on the Baylor University campus.

May
25
2016

Notice of Public Safety Training Exercises

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 7 a.m. until 12 noon, five agencies from McLennan County will be conducting a large-scale training exercise of a simulated incident occurring in Martin Hall on the Baylor University campus.