Archived News – February 2010

Arts & Sciences News

Feb
26
2010
Article cites Baylor's 2008 research by Dr. Matthew Stanford, professor of psychology and neuroscience at Baylor, who found that clergy often dismiss a congregant's personal or family member's diagnosed mental illness, although clergy are often turned to first before mental health professionals.
Feb
26
2010
Chad Prosen earned his BA in history from Baylor in 1998.
Feb
26
2010
Kara Killmer, a senior theater major at Baylor, is participating in a career based, on-line reality series.
Feb
25
2010
Joy Summar-Smith earned her MA in museum studies from Baylor in 2003; Summar-Smith also is a part-time lecturer at Baylor in museum studies.
Feb
24
2010
Former Oklahoma Congressman Brad Carson is a 1989 history graduate and a Rhodes Scholar from Baylor.
Feb
24
2010
Article about chronicling the city of Mart's black history, thanks to a partnership with Baylor University and a $4,000 grant from Humanities Texas; also quotes Dr. Stephen Sloan, assistant professor of history at Baylor and director of Baylor's Institute for Oral History.
Feb
24
2010
The research of Dr. Ryan King, associate professor of biology at Baylor is cited.
Feb
23
2010
In celebration of Black History Month, iTunes is highlighting selections across the site’s offerings that share “the essence of the African-American experience.” From comedy to the civil rights struggle, Motown to Miles Davis, iTunes has pulled together audiobooks, podcasts, music, TV shows and films from its media offerings — including selections from Baylor’s Black Gospel …
Feb
23
2010
Stephanie Turnham earned her BA in history and museum studies from Baylor in 1988 and her MA in American studies in 2002.
Feb
23
2010
Article looking back at the economic impact of Allergan locating a manufacturing plant in Waco mentions that a critical piece in Allergan's decision-making process was "the presence of Baylor University and its chemistry and biology departments, which could produce employees".
Feb
22
2010
VIDEO LINK: Baylor history professor David Smith appears in a live interview segment focusing on presidential trivia.
Feb
17
2010
A packed Barfield Drawing Room audience of students, faculty and staff welcomed new Baylor President Ken Starr at his introductory press conference Tuesday. Even the NoZe Brothers stopped by to have their pictures taken with the University's new leader (see this photo gallery from his Waco visit). Starr again received a nice ovation when introduced …
Feb
17
2010
Rachel McCutchen, a senior from Houston, is Baylor's first student to win the Dallas Regional Japanese Language Speech contest and will go on to compete in the Texas State Japanese Language Speech contest in March.
Feb
16
2010
Article about Live to Love Apparel, with simple Christ-centered messages, created by 2008 Baylor psychology graduate Taylor Thomas.
Feb
12
2010
Journalism professor Dr. Cassy Burleson is quoted.
Feb
11
2010
David Slover earned his BA in history in 1986 and his MBA in 1989, both from Baylor.
Feb
10
2010
VIDEO LINK INCLUDED: Baylor chemistry professor Kenneth Busch is interviewed about his mathematical approach to testing the heat of peppers.
Feb
10
2010
Rev. Chip Low is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Baylor, with a BA in Greek and religion in 1993.
Feb
10
2010
Feature on Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Farouk Shami quotes Baylor political science professor Thomas Myers.
Feb
10
2010
Dr. Ryan King, associate professor of biology at Baylor, is quoted about a new method for determining thresholds when ecological systems are damaged by changes to the environment.
Feb
8
2010
The research of Dr. Ryan King, associate professor of biology at Baylor, is cited.
Feb
8
2010
The research of Dr. Ryan King, associate professor of biology at Baylor, is cited.
Feb
8
2010
Article mentions research by Dr. Jay Yoo, assistant professor of family and consumer sciences.
Feb
8
2010
Dr. Matt Johnson, who earned his degree in biology from Baylor in 1984, served in Haiti as part of a Baptist-sponsored relief mission. The story includes a photo of Johnson wearing a Baylor ballcap.
Feb
8
2010
The Rev. Dr. Gary Klingsporn earned his Ph.D. in religion from Baylor in 1985.
Feb
8
2010
Article mentions that the work of Baylor journalism professor Robert Darden on the university's Black Gospel Music Restoration Project.
Feb
8
2010
Dr. Heidi Hornik, professor of art history at Baylor and chair of the Cherry Awards committee, is quoted in the article.
Feb
3
2010
The research of Dr. John Dunbar, associate professor of geology at Baylor, is cited.
Feb
3
2010
Baylor political science professor Thomas Myers is quoted about the unpredictable effect of redistricting on state political races.
Feb
3
2010
Article about crime and the economy quotes two Baylor professors: Baylor economics professor Tom Kelly and Baylor sociology professor Sung Joon Jang.
Feb
2
2010
Baylor University researchers along with ecologists from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County have developed a new method that measures the impact of human-caused environmental degradation on environmental biodiversity
Feb
2
2010
Stephanie Dean, R.D., L.D., B.S. '05, introduces the physical to the spiritual in her book and Bible study, Fit to Serve.
Feb
2
2010
Dr. James Kendrick, assistant professor of communication studies at Baylor, is quoted about the appeal of 1980s movies and the trend of remaking them for today's audiences.
Feb
1
2010
A Baylor professor has used a new search method that he adapted for use on the seafloor to find a potentially massive source of hydrocarbon energy called methane hydrate, a frozen form of natural gas, in a portion of the Gulf of Mexico.
Feb
1
2010
Article about research by Dr. Kenneth Busch, Baylor University professor of chemistry and his research with chile peppers.
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