Faculty & Staff News

Feb
27
2017

M. Basketball. Baylor, West Virginia Postgame Notes

Postgame notes from Baylor's 71-62 win over West Virginia on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 in Waco, Texas at the Ferrell Center.

Feb
27
2017

M. Basketball. No. 11 Baylor Defeats No. 10 West Virginia, 71-62

Johnathan Motley scored 19 of his 23 points after halftime and 11th-ranked Baylor won its home finale 71-62 over 10th-ranked West Virginia on Monday night.

Feb
27
2017

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Regroups In Singles To Knock Off UCF, 4-2

The 11th-ranked Baylor men's tennis team recorded its third consecutive win with a 4-2 victory over No. 48 UCF Monday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Feb
27
2017

M. Golf. No. 11 Men’s Golf Climbs to Third at Querencia

Baylor men’s golf moved up one spot into third place after shooting 1-under-par 283 in Monday’s second round of the Querencia Cabo Collegiate at Los Cabos Querencia Country Club. BU sits at 4-under-par 564, 12 shots back of the lead entering Tuesday’s final round.

Feb
27
2017

Baseball. Baseball Hosts Arkansas-Pine Bluff Tuesday

Baylor baseball hosts Arkansas-Pine Bluff in midweek action at 4:00 p.m. CT on Tuesday at Baylor Ballpark before heading to the 2017 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic this weekend in Houston at Minute Maid Park.

Feb
27
2017

W. Basketball. Lady Bears Sweep Big 12 Weekly Awards

For the third time this season, Baylor women’s basketball swept Big 12 weekly awards on Monday, Feb. 27. Sophomore Kalani Brown was selected Big 12 Player of the Week for the third time this season and freshman Lauren Cox earned her fourth Freshman of the Week accolade.

Feb
27
2017

Scenes from Sing 2017

Congratulations to the winners of #BaylorSing 2017 — Kappa Omega Tau, for their act “Bein’ Green”! Phi Kappa Chi (“Fool’s Gold”) and Chi Omega (“Ice Ice Baby”) took home second- and third-place honors, respectively. The three prize-winning acts will be joined at this fall’s Pigskin Revue by Alpha Chi Omega & Pi Kappa Phi, Delta Delta Delta, Kappa […]

Feb
27
2017

#BearsOfBaylor — “I really truly wanted to be able to offer the same sense of community I got…”

[For Community Leader Appreciation Week, we’re sharing thoughts from CLs across campus all week; today, a University Parks CL.] “I’m a first-gen college student, so my parents didn’t go to college either, and I’m the oldest, so I really didn’t know what to expect at all. Then one of my professors, Dr. LeCompte, really gave me […]

Feb
27
2017

KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Baylor women raise funds for scholarship

Feb. 25, 2017
The Baylor Women of Central Texas held its annual Women's Brunch in Temple that raised funds for the Central Texas Endowed Scholarship awarded to students in this area. "It's our passion to let people know how wonderful Baylor is and to enable some people who might not be able to go to Baylor through the scholarship fund,” said Joycelyn Miller, who was honored as the Distinguished Baylor Woman for 2017. Julie Mahler was honored with the Baylor Women of Excellence Award for her work with students, parents and alumni.

Feb
27
2017

Lewisville (TX) Leader: Lewisville chamber hires four employees in one year

Feb. 11, 2017
Damian Lane, B.A. (International Studies) ’14, is one of four new employees hired by the Lewisville Area Chamber of Commerce. Lane is in charge of graphic design for events and the chamber website and serves as staff representative for the women’s division and senior service alliance.

Feb
27
2017

Millennials in PR Feel Unprepared to Offer Companies Advice on Moral Dilemmas at Work, Study Finds

WACO, Texas (Feb. 27, 2017) — Millennials who are pursuing careers in public relations do not feel prepared to offer advice on ethics to their companies — and in fact, they do not expect to face ethical dilemmas at work, according to a Baylor University study.

Feb
27
2017

National Review: Religious Speech and Action Silenced

Feb. 25, 2017
Review by Thomas S. Hibbs, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Ethics and Culture and dean of the Honors College at Baylor University, of Martin Scorsese’s “Silence,” based on Shūsaku Endō’s 1966 novel, about 17th-century Jesuit missionaries to Japan. Hibbs writes the film as a “stark depiction of statism against religion.”

Feb
27
2017

North Texas Performing Arts News: Stage West Playwriting Winners Announced

Feb. 24, 2017
Karen, B.A. (Journalism/Communication Studies) ’77, and Cason, M.F.A. (Directing) ’16, won second place in Stage West’s 10th Annual Playwriting Competition for their play, “Parched.” The first- and second-place winners will receive staged readings on April 22.

Feb
27
2017

Pine Bluff (AR) Commercial: Gov. appoints PB man to lead vet affairs

Feb. 24, 2017
Retired U.S. Army Col. Nathaniel Todd, M.H.A. ’84, has been appointed by Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson to serve as director of the Arkansas Department of Veteran Affairs. Todd is currently the chief financial officer of the Central Arkansas Veterans Health Care System. He previously served as the director of health financial policy for the U.S Army Surgeon General and as chief financial officer for Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Feb
27
2017

Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor presidential search includes 61 first-round interviews

Feb. 24, 2017
Baylor University has narrowed the field of candidates for its 15th president after first-round interviews with 61 candidates. “The search has resulted in an exceptionally strong pool of diverse candidates that have a high level of interest in the position and who would make an outstanding president of Baylor University,” presidential search committee Chairman Bob Brewton wrote in a press release Friday.

Feb
27
2017

What's New BU February 27, 2017

Get free fruits and vegetables at the Mobile Food Pantry. Baylor Pharmacy announcement.

Feb
26
2017

W. Basketball. No. 4/3 WBB Wraps Regular Season at No. 16/16 Oklahoma

The No. 4/3 Baylor Lady Bears conclude regular season action at No. 16/16 Oklahoma on Monday, Feb. 26, 2017. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. (CT) in Norman, Okla.

Feb
26
2017

M. Tennis. Men’s Tennis Welcomes UCF For Monday Match

Baylor’s 11th-ranked men’s tennis team closes out a three-match home stand by hosting No. 48 UCF Monday at 3 p.m. at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Feb
26
2017

M. Golf. No. 11 Men’s Golf in Fourth Place at Querencia

Baylor men’s golf is tied for fourth place after shooting 3-under-par 281 in Sunday’s first round at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate at Los Cabos Querencia Country Club.