News Archives – January 2005

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Jan
11
2005
Baylor Bears have always risen to the occasion to help those in need. Baylor's student government is leading "Bear the Burden," a campaign for the entire Baylor family to aid disaster relief efforts in Asia.
Jan
11
2005
The Baylor Alumni Association's Distinguished Alumni Award -- the highest honor given to members of the Baylor University family -- will be presented to four notable alumni Jan. 21.
Jan
11
2005
Educators, scholars and students and Baptist leaders from across the country will assemble in April on the Baylor campus to discuss current issues facing Baptist colleges and universities at a conference titled "The Future of Baptist Higher Education."
Jan
11
2005
Dr. Eddie L. Dwyer, Macon Professor Emeritus and former chair of religion at Baylor, passed away Nov. 16 in Waco at age 92.
Jan
11
2005
Former Baylor Regent Dale P. Jones of Dallas died Nov. 6 at age 68 after complications from a head injury.
Jan
11
2005
The Texas Workforce Commission has awarded a $500,000 grant to a statewide partnership led by Texas State Technical College-Waco, Baylor University and Zyvex Corp., in which Baylor's Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics and Engineering Research plays a significant role.
Jan
11
2005
Best wishes to the following Baylor employees and children or spouses of Baylor faculty and staff who graduated from the University in December 2004.
Jan
11
2005
Jan
11
2005
News of births, deaths and other significant events among the Baylor family.
Jan
11
2005
Baylor Law School students put down the books and put on the hard hats to assist the Waco community, helping to construct two houses for Waco Habitat for Humanity.
Jan
11
2005
The Audre and Bernard Rapoport Foundation has granted the community-based literacy program LEAF (Learning English Among Friends) a $45,250 grant to continue its efforts to strengthen families and build the community of South Waco.
Jan
11
2005
Nominations are being taken through Jan. 31 for Baylor's 2004 Outstanding Staff Awards.
Jan
11
2005
Baylor University President Dr. Robert B. Sloan Jr. sent out the following end-of-year message in an e-mail on Dec. 16, 2004.
Jan
11
2005
Grant awards and proposals.
Jan
10
2005
The new Baylor Electric Substation was dedicated Dec. 9. The $2.7 million structure will save the University an estimated $600,000 each year in electrical service costs.
Jan
10
2005
A look at recent events of note at Baylor University.
Jan
10
2005
Beginning Jan. 18, Baylor will no longer be a dial-in Internet service provider. Having already terminated this service for students several years ago, the University has found it necessary to do the same for faculty and staff. Persons who consistently used the dial-in service over the past four months should already have received an e-mail explaining in detail a proposed transition.
Jan
10
2005
Baylor faculty and staff provide a great service by acting as advisers to student organizations. In our January cover story, Jennifer Alexander says students benefit from the lessons they receive outside the classroom.
Jan
10
2005
A list of selected academic events scheduled for January, February and March on the Baylor campus.
Jan
1
2005
More than 31,000 family members and friends gathered on New Years Day at Baylor University's Floyd Casey Stadium for an emotional sendoff ceremony marking the largest deployment of Texas National Guard troops since World War II. View photos from the ceremony taken by Baylor photographers Cliff Cheney and Jason Raddin.
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