News Archives – May 2005

May
6
2005
Dr. Robert Baird, chair and professor of philosophy and Master Teacher, was named the Cornelia Marschall Smith Professor of the Year.
May
6
2005
A groundbreaking for the Ed Crenshaw Student Foundation Center was held April 29.
May
6
2005
Brandon D. Quarles, professor of law and director of the Baylor Law Library, received the University of North Texas Distinguished Alumni Award.
May
6
2005
Baylor Law School scored a victory at the annual Student Trial Advocacy Competition sponsored by the Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
May
6
2005
Michael Coons, a Baylor master's student in mathematics, has been named a Fulbright scholar for the 2005-06 academic year, where he will pursue additional study in Budapest.
May
6
2005
Baylor junior Mary Edington placed second in an essay contest sponsored by the Central Association of Russian Teachers of America and the Russian Consulate General in Houston.
May
6
2005
Baylor's School of Social Work, Baptist University of the Americas and Buckner Baptist Benevolences have announced a new collaborative arrangement to train students for international missions and ministry through social work education.
May
6
2005
Gifts from anonymous donors will establish endowed chairs in the School of Social Work and George W. Truett Theological Seminary in honor of Drs. Diana and David Garland.
May
6
2005
News of births, deaths and other significant events among the Baylor family.
May
6
2005
The Baylor campus is in full bloom, thanks to a generous donation from a retired Baylor professor that has established magnificent new gardens in the heart of campus.
May
6
2005
Dr. Eric Rust, associate professor of history, has been selected to receive the 2005 Centennial Professor Award, which will allow him to research efforts by the Nazi authorities to reconfigure the meaning of Christmas.
May
6
2005
More than 300 scholars, university presidents and Baptist leaders from across the country gathered at Baylor for two days of discussion on the "The Future of Baptist Higher Education."
May
6
2005
Publications, presentations and honors by Baylor faculty and staff.
May
5
2005
Chris Hansen, Baylor's photographer for 35 years, is retiring this month. Learn more about him and check out a portfolio of his best work.
May
5
2005
The NCAA Women's Basketball National Champion Baylor Lady Bears celebrated their season -- along with a record crowd of more than 1,300 fans -- during the annual Lady Bear Appreciation Banquet.
May
5
2005
The top-ranked Baylor men's tennis team clinched its fourth-straight Big 12 title.
May
5
2005
Maxey Parrish, lecturer in journalism, has been named the 2005 Collins Outstanding Professor.
May
5
2005
Baylor Regents have approved a 2005-06 fiscal year budget of $296 million, which includes a $12.1 million increase in scholarships and fellowships.
May
5
2005
Baylor Regents have appointed William D. Underwood, The Leon Jaworski Chair in Practice and Procedure at Baylor Law School, as interim president, effective June 1.
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