A “New 2 BU” survey asked first-time freshmen and transfer students at Baylor in Fall 2016 to name the one person who has been most influential in their success. Only 150 (5%) faculty or staff had at least three new students say that person was most influential to their success at Baylor.
Dr. Bryan Shaw was awarded a Grant to explore the role electrical charges in Metalloproteins play in the development of Alzheimer's and ALS.
Dr. Patrick Farmer is the Principal Investigator on a Grant designated for purchase of an Electron Paramagnetic Resonance (EPR) Spectrometer. EPR can be used to Research Diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
Dr. Bryan Shaw began studying the thousands of pictures he and Elizabeth had taken of Noah since his birth. He discovered that the first signs of leukocoria showed up when Noah was just 12 days old. Shaw developed a scale for how much leukocoria was in a particular picture.
WACO, Texas (Oct. 23, 2015) – Cherry Award Finalist Lisa Russ Spaar, Ph.D., professor of English at the University of Virginia, will present “The Golden Laboratory: Poetry in the Classroom and Why We Need It” at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 26, in Bennett Auditorium on Baylor’s campus.
WACO, Texas (Oct. 19, 2015) – The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) has recognized Baylor University as one of the top performing colleges and universities in the 2015 Sustainable Campus Index, as measured by the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS).
WACO, Texas (Oct. 5, 2015) – Baylor University Libraries will celebrate the 150th anniversary of the classic novel “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” written by Lewis Carroll, at its 2015 Baylor Libraries Symposium, “Alice at 150.”
WACO, Texas (July 20, 2015) – George Cobb, Ph.D., chair of the Baylor University’s environmental science department in the College of Arts & Sciences, was named a 2015 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellow. Cobb was one of 78 people selected and will be honored in August, at the society’s fall national meeting in Boston.
WACO, Texas (April 20, 2015) – Mark Devanand Jonklaas, Ph.D., a senior lecturer in Baylor’s department of chemistry and biochemistry in the College of Arts & Sciences, is the recipient of the 2015 Collins Outstanding Professor Award, which is an honor awarded by a vote of Baylor’s senior class each year.
WACO, Texas (Nov. 6, 2013) -- Can parents use digital cameras and smart phones to potentially screen their children for the most common form of pediatric eye cancer? Baylor University and Harvard Medical School researchers believe so.
More than 100 researchers from across the state met at Baylor for a two-day discussion on how collaboration between state scientific organizations can be improved. Truell Hyde, Ph.D., vice provost for research at Baylor and Patrick Farmer, Ph.D., professor and chair of the department of chemistry and biochemistry are interviewed.