Gift from Steve and Penny Carlile Creates Plaza on the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from Steve and Penny Carlile of Marshall, Texas, that will create the Steve and Penny Carlile Plaza on the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major facility project whose construction was formally approved by Baylor's Board of Regents on Oct. 18.
Gift from Meyer Family Foundation Establishes Conference Center in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $2.5 million from the Paul and Jane Meyer Family Foundation, based in Waco, Texas, that will establish the Paul and Jane Meyer Conference Center within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major facility project formally approved by Baylor's Board of Regents on Oct. 18.
Baylor Students Selling Handbags from Rwanda
Waco Tribune-Herald: Three Baylor seniors, Christen Batson, Jeffrey Sholden and Meredith Noles, are starting a business for their Accelerated Ventures business course that will provide work for former prostitutes in Rwanda through the making of handbags to be sold online and eventually in boutiques.
Hankamer Alumni Featured on New HGTV Reality Show
Chip and Joanna Gaines, owners of Magnolia Homes in Waco, Texas, and Baylor University alumni, are filming a reality show on HGTV called "Fixer Upper."
Who Are The Greatest American Entrepreneurs Ever?
Forbes: Ten years after the first survey of America's Greatest Entrepreneurs, Blaine McCormick, Ph.D., associate professor in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, and two co-authors conducted the survey again, gauging the responses of 41 business experts from history, economics and management to rank the top 10 American entrepreneurs of all time.
The Hankamer Experience: An Overview
Explore the key dimensions that comprise the experience at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business. Watch this video for an overview.
Greg Leman Talks about the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative
Texas Entrepreneur Network Blog: Interview with Greg Leman, Ph.D., clinical professor in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and director of the LAUNCH Innovative Business Accelerator, about the program, the group's mission and his advice for entrepreneurs.
Center to Help Support Projects, Bring in Research and Create New Jobs
The Bryan/College Station Eagle: Kevin Castello, executive director of the Baylor Angel Network, is one of the representatives for Waco in the newly launched Texas Triangle Regional Center for Innovation and Commercialization advisory board, which brings in research and creates new jobs in the Central Texas area. Based in the Hankamer School of Business, the BAN is an investor network that provides early stage capital to entrepreneurs with developed business plans.
Voices of Valor: Ray Bagby
Waco Tribune-Herald: "Voices of Valor" feature on the military life of Ray Bagby, Ph.D., holder of the Robert and Louise Rogers Chair of Entrepreneurship in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, who was a part of the epic battle of la Drang, "the battle that changed the war in Vietnam."
Baylor Regents Greenlight Construction of New Business School
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor regents voted on Friday to begin construction on a $99 million, 275,000-square-foot facility for the Hankamer School of Business, which will be named the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.