BaylorNews asked University Executive Vice President and Provost Elizabeth Davis, who was appointed by President Ken Starr to lead the strategic planning process, to share her thoughts on implementation of the new vision.
Pattie Orr, vice president for information technology and dean of libraries, discusses her goals for the University's libraries and technology resources, as well as her role in coordinating Baylor's sustainability efforts.
On July 15, 2007, Dr. Jon M. Engelhardt began work as dean of the Baylor School of Education, after leading schools of education at Wichita State and three other universities. Randy Fiedler of BaylorNews spoke with Dr. Engelhardt about his goals and priorities as dean
On June 1, 2007, Dr. David E. Garland, The William B. Hinson Professor of Christian Scriptures at Baylor's George W. Truett Theological Seminary, succeeded Paul Powell as Truett dean. Randy Fiedler of BaylorNews spoke with Dr. Garland about the opportunities and challenges ahead for the seminary.
Baylor faculty and staff have been busy this fall preparing proposals for strategic initiatives that will move the University closer to the goals of Baylor 2012. Randy Fiedler of BaylorNews spoke with Dr. J. Larry Lyon, Vice Provost for Institutional Effectiveness and Dean of the Graduate School, to find out about Baylor's strategic planning process.
Robert F. Darden III is associate professor of journalism, the author of numerous books on a wide range of topics and the former gospel music editor for Billboard magazine. Randy Fiedler spoke with him about his involvement in a $350,000 project that aims to create the world's most comprehensive archive of recorded gospel music at Baylor.
Every 10 years, intercollegiate athletic programs are required to be certified by the NCAA. As Baylor awaits the results of its latest certification, Randy Fiedler spoke with athletic director Ian McCaw to find out what the process involves and what it has shown about Baylor's athletic programs.
Dr. Thomas L. Charlton is director of The Texas Collection and professor of history. Randy Fiedler spoke with him to find out the details of Baylor's celebration March 25 at its former campus site in Independence, Texas.
Dr. Ellie B. Caston is lecturer in museum studies, acting chair of museum studies and the director of the Mayborn Museum Complex. Randy Fiedler spoke with her to find out what's in the works for the Waco Mammoth Site, which has occupied the talents and imaginations of Baylor researchers for 28 years.
Karin Klinger is assistant director for student organizational development in Baylor's Student Activities Office. She discusses some of the things the University did to help displaced students who came here in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.