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Summer 2015 Stories

Jul
28
2015
Baylor faculty and staff publications, presentations and honors compiled in the Summer 2015 issue of BaylorNews.
Jul
28
2015
Research grants awarded April 2015, totaling $279,080.
Jul
28
2015
Research grants awarded March 2015, totaling $814,593.
Jul
27
2015
Each spring, Baylor honors professors for excellence in the classroom, through scholarship, and in the lives of students.
Jul
27
2015
After racking up back-to-back Big 12 football titles, Baylor athletics set a new school record for most conference titles in a season with eight league championships for the year. The Bears’ 65 Big 12 trophies rank fourth in the league’s history, behind only Texas, Nebraska and Oklahoma.
Jul
27
2015
On June 1, Baylor’s Board of Regents welcomed several new faces who have joined returning and re-elected regents as participants in the University’s governance. The newly elected regents, who will serve three-year terms are...
Jul
27
2015
When discussions began several years ago regarding the design of the future East Village, the idea of including a chapel was important to all parties. The chapel was immediately made a part of the plans, and a space was set aside for its construction.
Jul
27
2015
Over the past decade, Baylor’s film and digital media (FDM) program has established a growing reputation as a place where students with drive and talent can find their artistic voice and develop skills as storytellers. The FDM program’s graduates have gone on to careers as noted writers, directors, cinematographers and producers across the country, creating a strong link between the Baylor name and industry success.
Jul
27
2015
Five years ago, Judge Ken Starr officially began his service as president of Baylor University—by running the Bear Trail—as the distinguished academician, lawyer, public servant and sixth-generation Texan became only the 14th person to serve as president of Texas’ oldest continually operating institution of higher education.
Jul
27
2015
Baylor Law School was selected to receive the 2015 American Bar Association (ABA) Pro BonoPublico Award, making it only the third law school in the nation to be honored with the award since 1984.
Jul
27
2015
Hundreds of incoming Baylor students are headed to campus this fall from places where seeing someone dressed in green and gold and throwing up a “sic ’em” isn’t an everyday occurrence. But in places like Chicago, Washington, Los Angeles, and dozens of other cities across the nation, there are more members of the Baylor family then you (and they) might guess.