News Archives – June 2004

Jun
1
2004
"The Rise and Fall of Enron," an article written by Dr. C. William Thomas, professor of accounting, has been selected by Encyclopaedia Britannica for inclusion in its online version of Annals of America, a 22-volume collection of primary documents covering various subjects and perspectives in American history.
Jun
1
2004
Dr. Alden Smith, chair of classics and director of the University Scholars program, has been named interim president of the Vergilian Society, a 67-year-old organization that promotes the study of Vergil.
Jun
1
2004
Dr. Terry Maness, dean of the Hankamer School of Business, has announced the appointment of Dr. Blaine McCormick as the business school's associate dean for undergraduate programs.
Jun
1
2004
After two years of construction, Baylor formally dedicated its much-anticipated Jeanes Discovery Center, the centerpiece of the Sue and Frank Mayborn Natural Science and Cultural History Museum Complex (photo feature).
Jun
1
2004
Senior Matias Marin's service ace clinched Baylor's first-ever national title, as the second-ranked Bears (32-2) rolled over UCLA 4-0 in the NCAA Men's Tennis Championships.
Jun
1
2004
David R. Brooks, Baylor's vice president for finance and administration, will step down at the end of July to return to private business.
Jun
1
2004
Baylor begins Phase 2 of its master plan to develop a safer pedestrian campus by closing eight interior parking lots, removing 436 spaces.
Jun
1
2004
Jun
1
2004
Baylor's Center for International Education has announced the appointment of Dr. Lizbeth Souza-Fuertes, associate professor of Spanish, as the director of the Latin American Studies program.
Jun
1
2004
Ten Baylor faculty members were honored as Outstanding Faculty for 2003-2004 at spring commencement.
Jun
1
2004
Baylor's Board of Regents approved a 2004-05 fiscal year budget of $341 million -- a 9.1 percent, or $28.5 million increase over the current operating budget -- and elected Will Davis of Austin as board chair.
Jun
1
2004
June 2004 grant proposals and awards.
Jun
1
2004
Best wishes to the following Baylor employees and children or spouses of Baylor faculty and staff who graduated from the University in May 2004.
Jun
1
2004
The Symposium on Science and Appropriate Technology for Developing Countries at Baylor brought together interested scientists, funding agencies and others who can offer solutions in science and technology to improve the lives of people in developing countries.
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