Kappa Kappa Gamma invites Baylor families to Easter Egg Hunt

Kappa Kappa Gamma invite Baylor faculty and staff, their children, and their grandchildren to the annual Easter Egg Hunt starting at 4:30 p.m. on March 30 at Founder's Mall.

ORCID simplifying lives for Baylor researchers

Baylor is introducing the Open Researcher and Contributor ID system in order to make researchers' lives a lot easier and efficient.

Diversity Enhancement Award nominations due April 1

Nominations for the award, given to individuals (faculty and staff), organizations, or programs within Baylor University that strengthen and promote respect for diversity, are due April 1.

Announcement for Faculty and Staff

Announcement Regarding Faculty and Staff Attendance at Basketball Game on March 20, 2015

Track. Track & Field Multi-Athletes Start Texas Relays Run

Two heptathletes kicked off the Baylor track and field team's participation in the 88th-annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays Wednesday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Softball. No. 13 SB Outlasts North Texas, 8-5 for Eighth-Straight Win

Christy Lisenby broke a 3-3 tie with a solo home run in the top of the sixth inning and the No. 13 Baylor softball team went on to an 8-5 win over North Texas Wednesday night at Lovelace Stadium.

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Rolls Past No. 42 Rice, 4-0

The seventh-ranked Baylor women's tennis team posted a 4-0 shutout over No. 42 Rice Wednesday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Track. McReynolds Tabbed Big 12 Athlete of the Week

After establishing an NCAA-leading time Friday at the TCU Invitational, Baylor hurdler Tiffani McReynolds was named the Big 12 Female Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week, conference officials announced on Wednesday.

School of Ed welcomes Baylor alum as new dean

Less than an hour after setting foot on campus for the first time as a Baylor freshman, Michael McLendon met the woman who would one day be his wife. That was in 1986. Almost 30 years later, McLendon (and that young lady, the former Kathy Coleman, BBA ’90) are returning to Waco. McLendon, BA ’91, was […]

Yet another Baylor Bear on NBC’s ‘The Voice’

In February, the Baylor family got to cheer on senior Savion Wright on American Idol. In March, Bears rooted for Baylor graduate Clinton Washington, BBA ’11, on NBC’s The Voice. Washington, a former Student Foundation member from Arkansas who now works in marketing in New York City, debuted on The Voice March 2. His rendition of Elton John’s “Candle […]

Lady Bears on to Sweet 16 for 7th straight year

Basketball is a game of runs — and few teams can match the Baylor Lady Bears when it comes to runs. Head coach Kim Mulkey’s squad closed the first half Sunday on a 30-7 run and coasted to a 73-44 win over Arkansas. The victory advances Baylor to a 7th straight Sweet 16; only two schools (UConn and […]

President Starr talks worldwide religious freedom with former Congressman Frank Wolf

Over his 30+ years in Congress, Rep. Frank Wolf came to be known as the “conscience of the House” and a staunch defender of religious liberty, both domestically and abroad. In January, after retiring from politics, he joined the Baylor family as the Jerry and Susie Wilson Chair in Religious Freedom; Wednesday night, he joined President Ken Starr for a […]


Alan Raines

Congratulations to faculty member Alan Raines, school of music, and spouse, Frances, on the birth of their son, Ford Balkcom Raines, February 4, 2015.

Amanda Anderson

Congratulations to staff member Amanda Anderson, constituent engagement, and spouse, Thomas, on the birth of their son, Tripp Anderson, July 2, 2014

Amine Qourzal

Congratulations to staff member Amine Qourzal, student financial aid, and spouse, Lisa, on the birth of their son, Aaron Marshall Qourzal, on February 10, 2015.

Benjamin Johansen

Congratulations to staff member Benjamin Johansen, university libraries, and spouse, Heather, on the birth of their son, Shepherd Hayes Johansen, February 25, 2015.

With Sympathy

Lori Fogleman

Sympathies to staff member Lori Fogleman, marketing and communications department, on the death of her mother, Mrs. Jacqueline Wasserman on March 10, 2015.

James & Deirdre Fulton

Sympathies to faculty members James Fulton, geology, and Deirdre Fulton, religion, on the death of James’ mother, Mrs. Janet Fulton, on February 18, 2015.

Zachary Evans

Sympathies to Baylor student Zachary Evans on the death of his father, Mr. L. Charles (Chuck) Evans, on February 15, 2015.

Billie Gilbert

Sympathies to staff member Billie Gilbert, marketing and communications, on the death of of her father-in-law, Mr. Joe Gilbert, on February 16, 2015.

Austin Family: Baylor Study Finds “Violence-Free Zone” Program Effective

March 24, 2015
A new case study by Baylor University’s Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) found improved student behavior and performance at high-risk middle and high schools that used the “Violence-Free Zone” or VFZ. The “Violence-Free Zone” is the national model of mentoring students in areas with high levels of crime and violence. Study leaders are Byron Johnson, Ph.D., director of ISR’s Program on Prosocial Behavior, and William Wubbenhorst, non-resident ISR fellow at Baylor and scholar in faith-based and community initiatives. They evaluated schools in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Richmond, Virginia. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, pitched and placed this story.)

BioSpace: Ignite Sales Further Strengthens Its Board of Directors

March 18, 2015
Neil S. Fleming, Ph.D., clinical professor of health services research at the Robbins Institute for Health Policy & Leadership in Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business, has been appointed to the board of directors for Ignite Sales Inc. (Eric Eckert, media communications specialist for Baylor Media Communications, covers Hankamer School of Business.)

CNSNews.com:Texas Deputy Sheriff - County Spends ‘Half of Our Budget’ on Illegal Alien Body Recovery

March 24, 2015
At a Congressional hearing, Chief Deputy Sheriff Benny Martinez of Brooks County, Texas explained the cost of exhuming immigrants. Pictured in the article is Lori Baker, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology at Baylor, and her team of forensic anthropology students, who volunteer to exhume remains in an effort to identify those who perished while crossing the border.

‘Violence-Free’ Zones Improve Behavior and Performance in Middle and High School Students, Baylor University Study Finds

WACO, Texas (March 23, 2015) — A youth violence-reduction mentoring program for trouble-plagued schools in urban centers has contributed to improved student behavior and performance at high-risk middle and high schools in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Richmond, Virginia, according to findings of a new Baylor University case study.

Baylor University’s School of Music Presents Annual Dean’s Honor Concert

WACO, Texas (March 20, 2015) – Baylor University’s School of Music will present its annual Dean’s Honor Concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 23, in Roxy Grove Hall.

Heart of Texas Community Tailgate to be held March 28

Free fun! Free food! Come out to the Turner Riverfront Athletic Complex for the Heart of Texas Community Tailgate prior to Baylor Baseball's and Baylor Softball's games. The fun starts at 1 p.m.

Women’s History Month Lecture to Travel Back in Time to Baylor’s Beginnings

WACO, Texas (March 20, 2015) – It was the 1850s – only a few years after the first women’s rights convention – when Sallie McNeill enrolled at Baylor University as one of its first female students.

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