Faculty & Staff News

Sep
1
2014

W. Soccer. Soccer Topples No. 23 BYU on the Road

Coming off a tough loss at Utah Valley on Friday night, Baylor soccer (3-1-0) answered with a strong effort in a 2-1 road win over No. 23 BYU (1-1-2) on Monday afternoon at South Field.

Sep
1
2014

McLane Stadium debuts in grand style

Baylor football cruised to a 45-0 win over SMU in Sunday night’s McLane Stadium opener — just the second shutout Mustangs coach June Jones has suffered in his 15+ years as a collegiate head coach. But that wasn’t even the best part of the night; the highlight, naturally, was the celebration surrounding the debut of the 10th-ranked Bears’ new home […]

Aug
31
2014

Football. Baylor, SMU Postgame Quotes

Postgame quotes following Baylor's 45-0 win over SMU in McLane Stadium's inaugural game.

Aug
31
2014

Football. Baylor, SMU Postgame Notes

Postgame notes from Baylor's 45-0 win over SMU in McLane Stadium's inaugural game.

Aug
31
2014

Football. No. 10 Football Cruises to 45-0 Win Over SMU

Bryce Petty threw for two touchdowns and ran for another score, helping No. 10 Baylor open its riverfront campus stadium with a 45-0 victory over former Southwest Conference rival SMU on Sunday night.

Aug
31
2014

Statue of Robert Griffin III Unveiled at Baylor’s McLane Stadium

WACO, Texas (Aug. 31, 2014) – Baylor University today officially unveiled a bronze statue of Robert Griffin III, winner of the 2011 Heisman Trophy, during a ceremony prior to the football team’s inaugural game in McLane Stadium against SMU.

Aug
30
2014

W. Volleyball. Portland Sweeps VB to Take BU Invitational

Portland defeated the Bears 25-19, 29-27, 25-20 to take the Hampton Inn Waco North Baylor Invitational Saturday evening at the Ferrell Center.

Aug
30
2014

W. Volleyball. VB Shakes Off Slow Start to Top TAMCC

The Baylor volleyball team dropped the first set, but the Bears rebounded to take a 25-27, 25-20, 25-20, 25-22 win over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Saturday morning at the Ferrell Center.

Aug
29
2014

W. Soccer. Soccer Falls 2-1 at Utah Valley

Baylor soccer suffered its first loss of the season as Utah Valley earned a 2-1 win on Friday night at Clyde Field.

Aug
29
2014

Cross Country. Cross Country Women Take Bear Twilight Title, Men Third

With three runners in the top seven, the Baylor women's cross country team won the Bear Twilight Invitational for a third consecutive year on Friday at the HOT Soccer Complex. The men's squad took third at the season-opening meet.

Aug
29
2014

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Sweeps ACU in Season Opener

The Baylor Volleyball team started fast and finished strong in a 25-15, 25-20, 25-8 victory over Abilene Christian to open the 2014 season Friday night.

Aug
29
2014

Enjoy this, Baylor Nation — McLane Stadium is really here

We are blessed. For years, Baylor fans talked about the idea of bringing football back to campus from its home two miles away, but it was never more than a “maybe someday…” dream. But then, in less than three years, that idea jumped from dream to possibility to reality — one we will fully enjoy for the first time this […]

Aug
29
2014

Associated Press: Baylor football back on campus after 8 decades

Aug. 28, 2014
The Baylor Bears football team will play home games on campus for the first time since 1936, beginning with the season debut of McLane Stadium on Sunday. After 64 seasons at Floyd Casey Stadium, located about four miles from campus, fan anticipation for games at the new $266 million campus stadium is high. Baylor football coach Art Briles and student-athletes Levi Norwood, Bryce Petty and Troy Baker are quoted.

Aug
29
2014

Baylor Closed Sept. 1 for Labor Day

WACO, Texas (Aug. 29, 2014) - In observance of Labor Day, Baylor University administrative offices will be closed and no classes will be held on Monday, Sept. 1.

Aug
29
2014

Baylor Horizon Labor Day Weekend Edition August 29, 2014

See all Labor Day weekend events, activities, and hours of operation of dining areas on campus.

Aug
29
2014

Baylor Psychology Professor Receives APA Mentoring Award

WACO, Texas (Aug. 29, 2014)--Wade C. Rowatt, Ph.D, professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences, has been awarded national mentoring award from the American Psychological Association. Rowatt was recognized for his contribution to the psychology of religion by mentoring individuals who have become active in the field.

Aug
29
2014

Baylor Student Places At International Music Competition

WACO, Texas (Aug. 29, 2014) – Baylor University has its very own Piano Man. His name is Jie Fang Goh. He goes by “Jeff.”

Aug
29
2014

Inside Higher Ed: New Evidence of Mobile Phone Addiction in Students

Aug. 29, 2014
According to a new study by James Roberts, Ph.D., The Ben H. Williams Professor of Marketing in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, female college students spend an average of 10 hours a day on their cellphones, and male students spend about eight hours on them. “As cellphone functions increase, addictions to this seemingly indispensable piece of technology become an increasingly realistic possibility,” Roberts said. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, placed this story.)

Aug
29
2014

Joe Bennett

Sympathies to student Joe Bennett on the death of his mother, Sharon V. Bennett, on August 27, 2014.

Aug
29
2014

KWTX: Baylor School of Education Reaches Out to Area Schools

Aug. 28, 2014
VIDEO: Baylor’s School of Education celebrated its Midway ISD Professional Development School (PDS) campuses on Thursday by presenting specialty Baylor signage to its two new partner PDS campuses and to Midway High School, which has been a PDS for five years. The two new schools are Spring Valley Elementary and Midway Middle School. The Baylor School of Education has had a PDS partnership in the community for more than 20 years, but the special three-foot signs were developed last year. (Tonya Lewis, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, covers the School of Education.)