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San Antonio student beats homelessness to attend Baylor
[11/10/2014]
KSAT-TV: KSAT-TV reporter and Baylor alumna Jessie Degollado relates the story of Baylor sophomore Alex Gonzalez, who has found success at Baylor after overcoming homelessness while living in San Antonio. Alex, with the help of the nonprofit Haven for Hope, applied to Baylor and now serves as a Wi-Fi coach at McLane Stadium, assisting fans with gaining access to the stadium’s wireless network. Haven for Hope benefactors, along with Baylor support, allowed Alex, a top student at his high school, to attend Baylor. Alex’s mentor, Hope Koch, Ph. D., associate professor of information systems in the Hankamer School of Business, also was interviewed and remarked about how he inspires her.
(FULL STORY)

Dr. Tyler Cooper (BBA '94), CEO of Cooper Aerobics, to give Fall 2014 Distinguished Lecture
[10/27/2014]
The rising cost of health care in the United States affects not just individuals, but also the functionality of the economy and government, according to Dr. Tyler Cooper, CEO of Cooper Aerobics in Dallas.
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Gift from Carlton Family Foundation Creates Dean's Board Room in the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[12/19/2013]
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from the Carlton Family Foundation, led by Bill and Pat Carlton of Little Rock, Ark., that will create the Carlton Family Foundation Dean's Board Room in the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
(FULL STORY)

B-School Fundraising Scorecard: Who Gave the Most in 2013?
[12/11/2013]
Bloomberg/Businessweek: Article about 2013 as a good year for business school fundraising as 17 universities, including Baylor, received donations of $10 million or more for a total of nearly $700 million. The $35 million gift announced in June from Baylor graduate Paul Foster, BBA '79, for the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation and Baylor's new football stadium, is No. 7 on the list of top donations.
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Gift from Steve and Penny Carlile Creates Plaza on the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[12/4/2013]
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.
(FULL STORY)

Gift from Meyer Family Foundation Establishes Conference Center in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
[11/21/2013]
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.
(FULL STORY)

Hankamer Alumni Featured on New HGTV Reality Show
[11/6/2013]
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."
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Texas Tidbits: New Business Campus Set at Baylor
[11/4/2013]
The Baptist Standard: Baylor University's board of regents approved construction of the $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation that will house the university's Hankamer School of Business, expanding its size by nearly 40 percent.
(FULL STORY)

Baylor Regents Greenlight Construction of New Business School
[10/19/2013]
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.
(FULL STORY)

BU Regents OK New Business School Campus
[10/18/2013]
KWTX: Baylor University Regents have approved construction of the $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will house the Hankamer School of Business. Ground should be broken in December for the 275,000-square-foot facility.
(FULL STORY)


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