Archived News – July 2013

Arts & Sciences News

Jul
30
2013
WACO, Texas (July 30, 2013) - After a year-long examination by faculty and staff representing the University's academic units on the Teaching, Learning and Technology Committee (TLTC), Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Davis, Ph.D., announced today that Baylor University has signed an agreement to join 2U's Semester Online consortium as a Charter Affiliate Partner.
Jul
22
2013
WACO, Texas (July 22, 2013) - For the third year in a row, Baylor University joined an elite group of universities named to The Chronicle of Higher Education's 2013 Honor Roll as one of the country's "Great Colleges to Work For." Only 42 national universities were awarded honor roll status.
Jul
19
2013
July 18, 2013
Baylor's Martin Museum of Art will exhibit some Ansel Adams' black-and-white photos in September and Hermes Scarves by Waco artist Kermit Oliver in May through July of 2014.
Jul
18
2013
WACO, Texas (July 18, 2013) - Beth Allison Barr, Ph.D., Resident Scholar and assistant professor of European women's history in the department of history at Baylor, has received a $40,000 grant from the Louisville Institute to spend the 2013-2014 year studying the English Bible's influence on perceptions of the Christian woman.
Jul
10
2013
WACO, Texas (July 10, 2013) - Following extensive discussion with the Waco Foundation and the City of West Long Term Recovery Committee, Baylor University announced today that $290,716 in total contributions to the Baylor West Relief Fund will be allocated to First Baptist Church of West to aid the remainder of its debris removal project. The project saves West homeowners thousands of dollars in costs and moves forward the process of rebuilding their homes.
Jul
8
2013
WACO, Texas (July 8, 2013) -- The most common thing that couples want from each other during a conflict is not an apology, but a willingness to relinquish power, according to a new Baylor University study.
Jul
1
2013
June 28, 2013
(VIDEO LINK INCLUDED): Baylor forensic students led by Lori Baker, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, are working in the Baylor forensics lab to identify undocumented immigrants from remains unearthed in Falfurrias, Texas.
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