Faculty & Staff News: Featured
WACO, Texas (April 27, 2016) — Ten faculty members have been elected to serve as 2016-17 Baylor Fellows because of their excellence in teaching and desire to transform student thinking through innovation.
April 24, 2016
The Invest North Bay economic development corporation plans to review in detail a presentation made by a group of Baylor MBA students on how to make North Bay, Ontario, Canada, a better community. North Bay Major Al McDonald said the recommendations will be considered by Invest North Bay. McDonald also said the report contains "very logical steps... easy steps to take moving forward" which could effectively put the recommendations on the fast track.
WACO, Texas (April 21, 2016) – Four sophomores in a Baylor Interdisciplinary Core (BIC) team have won $1,000 to benefit World Hunger Relief by devoting time to learn about social justice and practice writing grant requests, then using that knowledge for a practical application.
WACO, Texas (April 20, 2016) – Following a unanimous recommendation from the university search committee, Baylor University President and Chancellor Ken Starr today announced the appointment of L. Gregory Jones, Ph.D., senior strategist for leadership education at Duke Divinity School and the Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams Jr. Professor of Theology and Christian Ministry, as executive vice president and provost, effective May 16, 2016. His wife, the Rev. Susan Pendleton Jones, associate dean for ministerial formation at Duke Divinity School, also will join Baylor as senior fellow in the Institute for Faith and Learning.
Baylor University Joins National Campaign on Awareness, Prevention Efforts During National Sexual Assault Awareness Month
WACO, Texas (April 4, 2016) - Baylor University has joined universities and communities around the country in April in a national effort to increase public awareness and prevention education about interpersonal violence during Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).
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The Staff Performance Appraisal & Planning Process will take place in BaylorCompass and will become available this week.