Faculty & Staff News: Featured

May
20
2015

Statement from Baylor on Waco Shooting Incident

The Baylor campus itself was never in any danger from the incident, which occurred six miles south of the university on Interstate 35. Although Baylor Police did deploy additional staff as a precaution, activities on the Baylor campus were never affected, and the campus remained – and continues to be – safe and fully operational.

May
19
2015

Even cancer diagnosis couldn’t keep Baylor senior from graduating

For many members of the Class of 2015 who received their Baylor diplomas this past weekend, Commencement was simply the next step in their lives — perhaps one even taken for granted as they plotted out their next moves, whether entering careers or graduate school. Joy Ramey fit into that group — until she was diagnosed […]

May
11
2015

Pair of Bears make list of sports business’ rising stars

Every year, Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal recognizes some of the industry’s rising stars with their “Forty Under 40″ list. Included among this year’s honorees were not one, but two Baylor Bears. Colin Faulkner, BBA ’98, is the Chicago Cubs’ vice president for sales and partnerships. Faulkner worked his way up from an internship with the Waco Wizards […]

May
8
2015

World-renowned philosopher joins Baylor faculty

We snagged a good one, Baylor Nation. Baylor has announced the appointment of world-famous philosopher John Haldane as a distinguished professor in philosophy beginning this fall. While Haldane may not be a household name to many Bears, it certainly is in the world of philosophy. He’ll be leaving his homeland of Scotland, where since 1983 he has taught at the […]

Jan
12
2015

In midst of cancer fight, 71-year-old checks Baylor graduation off his bucket list

If you attended December’s commencement ceremony, you might remember the extended standing ovation given for one graduate in particular: a dimpled, white-haired, 71-year-old man. But why was this septuagenarian crossing the stage with a bunch of 22-year-olds? Ted Carroll first came to Baylor from Dallas as a wide-eyed freshman in 1961. He had been working all summer to […]