Campus-wide Steam Outage Planned for Nov. 26

A campus-wide steam outage that will affect heating and domestic hot water systems in all main Baylor University buildings will be performed from 4 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Campus-wide Steam Outage Planned for Nov. 26

A campus-wide steam outage that will affect heating and domestic hot water systems in all main Baylor University buildings will be performed from 4 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 26.

Direct Reimbursement (DR) Dental Plan Premium Change

An important change will take place for faculty and staff enrolled with DR Dental effective January 1, 2015.

Revised Holiday Schedule

Baylor University's holiday schedule has been revised to include Friday, January 2, 2015.

Football. Baylor, Oklahoma State Postgame Quotes

Postgame quotes from Baylor's 49-28 win over Oklahoma State Nov. 22, 2014, at McLane Stadium.

Football. Baylor, Oklahoma State Postgame Notes

Postgame notes from Baylor's 49-28 win over Oklahoma State Nov. 22, 2014, at McLane Stadium.

Football. No. 6 Football Roll Past Oklahoma State, 49-28

Bryce Petty threw touchdowns on Baylor's first two drives that took less than a minute combined, putting the No. 6 Bears ahead to stay in a 49-28 victory over Oklahoma State on Saturday night.

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Falls At West Virginia in Three Sets

The West Virginia Mountaineers collected 18 blocks and got 17 kills from Jordan Anderson in a 25-22, 25-21, 26-24 win over Baylor Saturday night at WVU Coliseum.

Baylor alum wins national award for research on racial segregation in public schools

Imagine being in elementary school and unable to communicate with teachers and students. You’re alienated, confused and unable to keep pace with your peers. This was Roy Castañeda’s children in the 1970s. Castañeda, whose household (pictured above) spoke primarily Spanish, brought a lawsuit against his local Texas school district, which he believed was allowing racial […]

President Starr welcomes “The Blind Side” couple for “On Topic” conversation

If you’ve seen The Blind Side, you know the story of Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, and how two words — “Turn around” — changed their lives forever. (If you’re not familiar with the story, here’s a quick rundown.) The Tuohys were the latest guests in President Ken Starr’s ongoing series of “On Topic” conversations, […]

#EveryoneInBlack set for Saturday

Forget the rankings, the controversy, the fact that the Big 12 could be left out entirely from the first College Football Playoff. All Baylor football can do now is just keep winning. Asked how he would lobby for the No. 7-ranked Bears with the playoff committee on Monday, head coach Art Briles had a pretty pointed […]

School of Ed dean wins Texas lifetime achievement award

The dean of Baylor’s School of Education, Dr. Jon Engelhardt, will retire in May after 36 years in higher education (including the last eight at Baylor). But before he goes, he’s got at least one more honor coming his way. Engelhardt is the newest recipient of the rarely-given Robert B. Howsam Award, a lifetime achievement award from […]

Congratulations

Amanda Norman

Congratulations to Amanda Norman, university libraries, and spouse, Evan, on the birth of their son, William Keys Norman, September 1, 2014.

Cody Hall

Congratulations to Cody Hall, athletics, and spouse, Ginny, on the birth of their daughter, Ellie Marie Hall, August 12, 2014.

Daniel Bolton

Congratulations to Daniel Bolton, physics, and spouse, Laura, on the birth of their son, Theodore Lewis Bolton, September 17, 2014.

David Kahle

Congratulations to David Kahle, statistical science, and spouse, Rebekah, on the birth of their daughter, Adelaide Hazel Kahle, September 23, 2014.

With Sympathy

Alex Weber

Sympathies to Baylor student, Alex Weber, on the death of his father, Mr. Benjamin Weber,Jr., on November 19, 2014.

Ashby and Corin Gleditsch

Sympathies to Baylor students, Ashby and Corin Gleditsch, on the loss of their mother, Mrs. Shannon Gleditsch, on November 17, 2014.

Hunter Noon

Sympathies to the family of Baylor sophmore, Hunter Noon, on his death on November 18, 2014.

Hannah Butler

Sympathies to the family and friends of former Baylor student Hannah Butler on her death on November 12, 2014.

Amarillo Globe-News: Prayer Breakfast to feature Baylor President Ken Starr

Nov. 19, 2014
Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr will be the keynote speaker for the annual Amarillo Community Prayer Breakfast, designed to mobilize prayer and spiritual support in a non-church setting for government and community leaderships and to acknowledge the community’s dependence on God.

CNBC: EnLink Midstream Names New Senior Vice President – Finance and Corporate Development

Nov. 18, 2014
The EnLink Midstream companies have named Benjamin D. Lamb, B.B.A. ’00, to the position of senior vice president of finance and corporate development. He will lead mergers, acquisitions and financing transactions for EnLink while partnering with other units to identify and execute projects that support EnLink’s overall growth strategy.

KCEN-TV (Central Texas): Baylor Unveils New Business School

Nov. 21, 2014
Since 2001, Baylor has invested more than $1 billion in new facilities and on Friday, construction of a $100 million business campus reached the halfway point. Media were given a tour of the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will be the new home of the Hankamer School of Business when it opens in fall 2015. Quoted in this article are Gary Carini, Ph.D., associate dean for graduate studies in Hankamer School of Business; and Baylor graduate business students Jonathan Cole-Mckay and Terrance Ganaway, B.S.Ed ’10. (Lori Fogleman, assistant vice president for Baylor Media Communications, pitched this story to media outlets and placed this story. Fogleman covers university development and special events.)

KCEN-TV (Central Texas): Baylor Unveils New Business School

Nov. 21, 2014
VIDEO: Since 2001, Baylor has invested more than $1 billion in new facilities and on Friday, construction of the $100 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation reached the halfway point. Media were given a tour of the Foster Campus, which will be the new home of the Hankamer School of Business when it opens in fall 2015. Interviewed for the story are Jonathan Cole-Mckay, MBA/MSIS candidate from Oklahoma City, OK; Gary Carini, Ph.D., associate dean for graduate studies in the Hankamer School of Business; and Terrance Ganaway, B.S.Ed ’10, MBA candidate. (Lori Fogleman, assistant vice president for Baylor Media Communications, and Eric Eckert, Baylor Media Communications specialist, pitched this story to media outlets and placed this story. Fogleman covers university development and special events while Eckert covers business research and faculty.)

Baylor Alumnus George Chandler Receives Texas Legal Legend Status

WACO, Texas (Nov. 21, 2014) –Baylor University alumnus George Chandler, B.A. ’60, J.D. ’62, recently received the title of Texas Legal Legend, a high honor given by the Litigation Section of the State Bar of Texas.

Baylor Celebrates ‘Topping Out’ of $100 Million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation

WACO, Texas (Nov. 21, 2014) – Since 2001, Baylor University has invested more than $1 billion in new academic, residential and athletics facilities on its campus. Today, Baylor reached the significant “topping out” milestone – or midpoint of construction – on its latest project: the $100 million, 275,000-square-foot Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. When it opens in fall 2015, the Foster Campus will provide a dynamic new home for the University’s nationally ranked Hankamer School of Business.

Potential Football Gameday Weather-Related Communications

Saturday's weather forecast currently predicts rain and strong storms possible throughout the day as Baylor prepares to take on OSU at 6:30 p.m. at McLane Stadium. In the event weather prevents pre-game traditions such as the Bear Walk and Baylor Alumni Network Tailgate at 3:30, we will use several communication tools to keep you informed.

Potential Football Gameday Weather-Related Communications

Saturday's weather forecast currently predicts rain and strong storms possible throughout the day as Baylor prepares to take on OSU at 6:30 p.m. at McLane Stadium. In the event weather prevents pre-game traditions such as the Bear Walk and Baylor Alumni Network Tailgate at 3:30, we will use several communication tools to keep you informed.