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Track. T&F Gets Seven Into NCAA West Quarterfinal Round

On the first day of the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds, Baylor had seven student-athletes qualify for the quarterfinal round in seven events Thursday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

W. Golf. Women's Golf Falls in NCAA Title Match Playoff

Baylor women's golf fell on the first playoff hole in the NCAA Division I national championship match against Stanford on Wednesday at The Concession Golf Club. The Bears got wins from Dylan Kim and Giovana Maymon, but Hayley Davis' putt on her 19th hole just missed, ending Baylor's chance at a national championship.

W. Golf. Golf Channel Notable Quotes: NCAA Women's Golf Championships

Golf Channel Notable Quotes: NCAA Women's Golf Championships

W. Golf. Baylor Quotes NCAA Women's Golf Championship Match

Baylor Quotes NCAA Women's Golf Championship Match

Women’s golf finishes 2nd at 2015 NCAA Championships

How far did Baylor women’s golf come this year in finishing as runners-up at the NCAA Championships? This is a squad that finished 21st out of 23 teams at the first tournament of the year. But it didn’t take the Bears long to start rolling; they never finished lower than eighth the rest of the year. Baylor […]

Waco Hall: Celebrating 85 years of a campus landmark

Eighty-five years ago today — May 27, 1930 — Waco Hall was officially dedicated during Spring Commencement activities. But you may be surprised to learn that the building, which has given so many Bears happy memories of Sing performances and Chapel performances, was a child of tragedy and struggle. The tragedy? A fire that gutted Carroll […]

Baylor alum leading research on 'the brain's GPS'

You probably don’t spend too much time thinking about your brain’s grid cells — you know, the neurons that allow us to make sense of where we are spatially and to navigate the places we go. Dr. Lisa Giocomo, BA ’02, does. And the research she conducts at her Stanford University lab is breaking new ground in helping build a […]

Since 1946, Baylor's memorial lampposts have honored those who served our country

As simple tributes to those who have gone before us, they are easy to miss or take for granted. But the 140-plus red granite lampposts scattered across Baylor’s campus are more than just utilitarian lighting — they are memorials to those who have served our country, including many who gave their lives in action. The […]

Congratulations

Daniel Peppe

Congratulations to Daniel Peppe, geology, and spouse, Sholly, on the birth of their son, James Vincent Peppe, March 11, 2015.

Deborah Ganske

Congratulations to Deborah Ganske, psychology training clinic, and spouse, Gordon, on the birth of their son, Everett James Ganske, February 27, 2015.

Doug and Lacy McNamee

Congratulations to Lacy McNamee, communications, and spouse, Douglas, athletics development, on the birth of their daughter, Josephine Ryan McNamee, March 23, 2015.

Emily Sandvall

Congratulations to Emily Sandvall, engineering and computer science, and spouse, Bryce, on the birth of their daughter, Beckham Wynn Sandvall, October 24, 2014.

With Sympathy

Kate Nogalo

Sympathies to Baylor student Kathryn (Kate) Nogalo on the death of her father, Mr. John Nogalo, on May 22, 2015.

Tom Lindsey

Sympathies to Baylor staff member Tom Lindsey, controller’s office, on the death of his father, Mr. W. T. (Truett) Lindsey on May 25, 2015.

Alex Rogers

Sympathies to Baylor student Alex Rogers on the death of his brother, Johnny Rogers, on May 20, 2015.

Lexi and Lindy Reamer

Sympathies to Baylor students Lexi and Lindy Reamer on the death of their mother, Mrs. Robin Reamer, on May 12, 2015.

Cosmetics Design Europe: Advertisers need to think twice before conforming to 'thin ideal'

May 26, 2015
An article focusing on research by James Roberts, Ph.D., The Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, which found that marketers and advertisers who default to the “thin ideal” – the belief that thinner is better – could be alienating up to 70 percent of their audience. "Advertisers need to do a bit more research with their target market. They need to find out what these women are thinking, as related to body size,” Roberts said. (Eric Eckert, Baylor Media Communications specialist, placed this story. He covers faculty and research in the Hankamer School of Business.)

Leisure Fitness: 6 Reasons You Should Be Using Whey Protein

May 5, 2015
Researchers at Baylor recently found that taking whey and casein protein along with 6 grams of free amino acids before and after workouts saw a greater increase in muscle mass and strength then those who did not consume the protein.

Star Telegram-Keller Citizen: Top ten seniors of Keller High’s 2015 Class

May 26, 2015
Keller High School senior and valedictorian Jenna White will attend Baylor University in the fall to study biology. White plans to become a physician’s assistant in order to combine her interest in biology and helping people.

The Shreveport Times: Christian population declines as others see growth

May 26, 2015
According to the Pew Research Center’s recent survey, there was a decline in those that identify as Christian. Byron Johnson, Ph.D., ISR co-director and Distinguished Professor of the Social Sciences, is quoted in the article speaking on why congregants choose to change church membership. "For many of them it's because they're not satisfied. If my needs aren't being met here, I want to go to a church where they will be met," Johnson said. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, covers research and faculty in Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion.)

Martin Museum of Art to Feature Selections from the Permanent Collection

WACO, Texas (May 28, 2015) – The Baylor University Martin Museum of Art will showcase works of art from its permanent collection, including some recent acquisitions, from June 2-17.

Baylor Student Elected to National Student Nurses’ Association Board

WACO, Texas (May 27, 2015) – Baylor University’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) junior Johanna Bridges was elected to serve on the 2015-2016 Board of Directors for the National Student Nurses’ Association (NSNA). Bridges who currently serves as president for the Baylor Student Nurses Association at LHSON is the first Baylor student to serve in a national role for NSNA.

Professor Awarded $359,000 from Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Research Program

WACO, Texas (May 27, 2015) – Joseph Kuehl, Ph.D., assistant professor of mechanical engineering in Baylor’s School of Engineering and Computer Science, has received a $359,000 research grant from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Research Program to study physics-based hypersonic boundary-layer stability and transition prediction.

Baylor A Cappella Group Places at International Competition

WACO, Texas (May 21, 2015) – Baylor a cappella group VirtuOSO was pitch perfect as they placed fourth at this year’s International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA).

Sep. 24 11:30am - 1:00pmFall Staff Forum Luncheon