For all the attention given to the results of Baylor's Vision 2012 over the past decade, not everything about the university is new. In fact, in some areas, Baylor has really returned to its roots. Baylor Chapel is a great example. Perhaps the university's oldest tradition, Chapel has been a staple of the Baylor experience …
At some point Baylor could face a real test during its pursuit of a national title. But on Sunday, the top-seeded Lady Bears overwhelmed 16th-seeded UC Santa Barbara 81-40, so Griner spent most of the second half watching reserves like Palmer play extended minutes.
Under Starr's watch during this historic six-month stretch, Baylor has arguably reached the athletic pinnacle of its 167-year history. The fact that the men's basketball team is in its second Sweet 16 in three years is almost overshadowed in this half-year of positivity.
WACO, Texas (March 13, 2012) - Baylor University's Board of Regents announced today that the university has received a leadership gift - the largest capital gift in university history - from Elizabeth and Drayton McLane Jr. for Baylor's new on-campus football stadium alongside the Brazos River. With this naming rights gift, the McLane family asked that the new football facility be named Baylor Stadium. The generous gift will lead on-going fundraising to support stadium construction.
Baylor University today announced a gift from the estate of Charles DeLancey establishing the Charles J. and Eleanor McLerran DeLancey Endowed Chair for the Dean of George W. Truett Theological Seminary. The endowed chair, which was funded by the Delanceys' gift in excess of $3 million, furthers the seminary's purpose to prepare ministers to live and proclaim the word of God.