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Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr Will Speak at International Conference in Rome on Christianity and Freedom
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2013) -- Baylor University President and Chancellor Ken Starr will be in Rome to deliver the opening address of "Christianity and Freedom: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives," an international scholars' conference, on Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2013) - Baylor University will operate its regular schedule today, as classes will be held and all offices are open. Use caution while driving to campus. A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 p.m. for Central Texas, according to the National Weather Service in Fort Worth.
Due to a winter weather advisory in effect for the Central Texas area, Baylor University's annual Santa's Workshop, which was set for Friday, Dec. 6, has been canceled. However, staff with Baylor's Office of Community Engagement and Service will deliver snacks and goodies on Friday to the local Head Start centers and daycares that were set to participate in the annual event.
The monthly test of the outdoor mass notification and indoor voice evacuation systems will occur this Friday, December 6 between 2:15 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Next month, President Ken Starr will deliver the opening address at a conference on religious freedom in Rome, co-sponsored by Baylor’s Institute for Studies of Religion and organized by Georgetown University’s Religious Freedom Project. The two-day conference, “Christianity and Freedom: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives,” will highlight the contributions of Christianity to the understanding and practice …
Join the Baylor family at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, December 11 in the Truett Seminary Chapel for a service of prayer and worship in bringing the semester to an end and celebrate the birth of Christ. Various members of the Baylor community will lead in worship.