Faculty & Staff News

Apr
26
2015

M. Golf. Men's Golf Heads to Big 12 Championship

The Baylor men's golf team is headed to the 2015 Big 12 Men's Golf Championship, which runs Monday through Wednesday at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Okla.

Apr
25
2015

Track. Track and Field Closes Run at Drake Relays

Baylor's track and field teams combined for eight top-four finishes on the final day of action at the 106th-running of the Drake Relays Saturday at Drake Stadium.

Apr
25
2015

Acrobatics & Tumbling. A&T Claims National Championship

The top-ranked and top-seeded Acrobatics & Tumbling team defeated the Oregon Ducks, Saturday evening to claim to the program's first-ever NCATA Championship.

Apr
25
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Blanks No. 17 TCU, 4-0

The eighth-ranked Baylor women's tennis team advanced to the final round of the Big 12 Championship with a 4-0 win over fourth-seeded and 17th-ranked TCU at the Hurd Tennis Center Saturday.

Apr
25
2015

Baseball. Baseball Loses to K-State on Late Runs, 5-3

Baylor (17-24, 6-10) lost a 5-3 decision to Kansas State (18-22, 5-11) Saturday evening at Baylor Ballpark.

Apr
25
2015

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Edges No. 6 TCU, 4-3

For the fourth-straight year and the 14th time overall, the second-ranked Baylor men's tennis team advanced to the Big 12 Championship finale with a 4-3 victory over No. 6 TCU Saturday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Apr
25
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf Takes 10-Stroke Lead to Final Round at Big 12

The Baylor women's golf team again recorded the best round of the Big 12 Championship on Saturday, posting a 3-over 291 to increase its lead from seven to 10 strokes entering Sunday's final round at the Dominion Country Club. Baylor's 36-hole total of 3-under 573 broke the tournament's previous 36-hole record by 10 strokes.

Apr
25
2015

Baseball. Baseball Takes Series Opener from K-State, 4-1

Baylor (17-24, 6-10) earned a 4-1 win in the series opener against Kansas State (18-22, 5-11) Saturday afternoon at Baylor Ballpark as the teams resumed play from Friday night's suspended game.

Apr
25
2015

Softball. No. 16 Softball Settles for Split with Iowa State

The No. 16-ranked Baylor Bears settled for a doubleheader split with Iowa State in the first two games of a Big 12 series Saturday at Getterman Stadium.

Apr
25
2015

Acrobatics & Tumbling. A&T Moves on to First NCATA Championship Final

The top-ranked and top-seeded Baylor Acrobatics & Tumbling team (11-0) defeated the Azusa Pacific Cougars (3-5), Saturday morning to advance to the program's first-ever NCATA Championship finals.

Apr
24
2015

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Opens Big 12 Run Against No. 6 TCU

After claiming a share of its third consecutive Big 12 regular season title, the second-ranked Baylor men's tennis team will host the 2015 Big 12 Championships as the No. 2 overall seed at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Apr
24
2015

Track. Hurdlers Highlight Second Day at Drake Relays

On the second day of the Drake Relays, the Baylor track and field team was led by its hurdlers as Tiffani McReynolds and Bryce Grace both qualified for their event's finals Friday at Drake Stadium.

Apr
24
2015

Baseball. Baseball's Series Opener vs. KSU Suspended in Seventh Inning

Due to inclement weather, Baylor's series opener against Kansas State has been suspended in the seventh inning with BU ahead 3-1.

Apr
24
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Runs Past Kansas State, 4-0

For the 12th-straight year, the eighth-ranked Baylor women's tennis team advanced to the semifinal round of the Big 12 Championship with a 4-0 win over ninth-seeded Kansas State at the Hurd Tennis Center Friday.

Apr
24
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf Leads at Big 12 Championship

Baylor turned in a record-setting first round to take a seven-stroke lead at the Big 12 Women's Golf Championship on Friday at the Dominion Country Club. The Lady Bears shot 6-under-par 282, nine strokes better than any previous first round in the Big 12 Championship's 19-year history.

Apr
24
2015

Acrobatics & Tumbling. A&T Advances to NCATA Semifinal

No. 1 Baylor Acrobatics & Tumbling (10-0) took down the King University Tornado (3-6) 283.615-258.965 Friday afternoon at the Joe Retton Arena in Fairmont, W.Va.

Apr
24
2015

Who is Baylor’s Fringe Monster?

You’ve seen it at Baylor games. The huge, fluffy, flailing mass of green and gold fringe, surrounded by crowds of gawkers and selfie-takers. It takes charge of dance parties, draws the attention of fans and camera crews, and occasionally (and unintentionally) frightens children. It’s the Fringe Monster. So who is this diehard Baylor fan? Turns out, it’s […]

Apr
24
2015

Softball. Weather Forces Softball Series with ISU to Alter

Weather has forced Baylor and Iowa State to postpone the beginning of their Big 12 softball series in Waco to Saturday at Noon.

Apr
24
2015

Aiken Standard (S.C.): Kenneth Starr to speak at USCA

April 23, 2015
Article about Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr, who is scheduled to deliver the spring commencement speech at University of South Carolina-Aiken.

Apr
24
2015

Aleteia: The Perfect Conclusion to John's Gospel, and Afterwards

April 18, 2015
Philip Jenkins, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of History in Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion, explores the topic of coherency and conclusions in the Gospels. Jenkins explains how the narrative is composed in multiple layers, leaving much of the cohesion up to the editors, such as John. This helps explain why some of the Gospels give multiple perspectives on the same story.