Faculty & Staff News: Announcements

Jul
12
2016

Northbound I-35 lane closures in Waco start Tuesday night

All Interstate 35 northbound lanes in Waco will be closed overnight from 7 PM Tuesday to 7 AM Wednesday as crews shift the work zone for bridge repairs to the outside two lanes.

Jul
11
2016

Feeling Stressed or Overwhelmed?

Register for the Stress Management Workshop and get tools to help.

Jun
30
2016

Adjunct Teaching Workshop Registration Open

The Academy for Teaching & Learning announces the 5th annual Adjunct Teaching Workshop, open to all part-time and full time temporary lecturers, graduate teachers of record and other interested colleagues.

Jun
30
2016

The Rx for Research: Baylor Engineering & Computer Science is impacting the medical industry

ECS faculty members are blazing trails in collaborative research with meaningful real-world applications in the healthcare and medical fields - and beyond.

Jun
10
2016

Baylor University Names Task Forces to Act Upon 105 Recommendations and Implement Improvements to Address Sexual Violence Prevention and Response

WACO, Texas (June 10, 2016) – Baylor University has actively launched groups to lead the implementation of recommendations made by Pepper Hamilton, LLP following its independent investigation into the University’s handling of sexual assault. Two complementary executive-level task forces have been named to efficiently implement change that leads to improved processes, communication, training and response and that cultivates a culture of respect and character that reflects Baylor’s mission.

Jun
10
2016

UPDATE: Addressing Sexual Violence at Baylor

Last week I shared with you information concerning the high priority we have placed on implementing improvements across campus to increase the safety of students at Baylor University. We have committed to doing all we can to implement change based on the recommendations of Pepper Hamilton, LLP following their independent review of the University’s response to reports of sexual violence.

Jun
6
2016

ID Office temporarily moving to Foster for New Student Orientation

The Baylor ID Office will be temporarily located in Foster 123 from June 8 through July 1 to facilitate New Student Orientation.

Jun
2
2016

Faculty & Staff: Let Us Join Together to Serve Our Students

As we begin a new summer academic term and a challenging journey together, I am honored and humbled that the Regents have asked me again to serve as interim president of Baylor University. Our work to pursue collectively Baylor’s distinctive mission requires our fervent prayers and a trust in God as the ultimate source of mercy, strength and guidance.

Jun
1
2016

McLane Stadium hosting summer camp in July

Mclane Stadium will host a five-day summer camp for children ages 5-12 July 11-15, 2016.

May
25
2016

Do you need to create a will?

Full time faculty and staff, and eligible family members, can access the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for a template suitable for a will or other documents.

May
25
2016

Notice of Public Safety Training Exercises

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016, from 7 a.m. until 12 noon, five agencies from McLennan County will be conducting a large-scale training exercise of a simulated incident occurring in Martin Hall on the Baylor University campus.

May
19
2016

Baylor to Conduct Full Monthly Test of Emergency Notification System on May 20

Baylor University will conduct the monthly test of its outdoor mass notification and indoor voice evacuation systems, as well as all Baylor Alert emergency notification system modalities, including voicemail, email, text and @BaylorAlert Twitter, between 2:45 and 3 p.m. Friday, May 20. All contacts will receive the test voicemail, email and text messages.

May
19
2016

Something Happening in Your Life Soon?

Getting married? Having a new baby bear soon? Don't forget to update your Baylor benefit coverage in SmartBen!

May
17
2016

Hiring a student worker?

If you are hiring a student worker, a step-by-step list of what to do is available on the Office of Academic Scholarships and Financial Aid website.

May
16
2016

Closures to I-35 Mainlanes, Access Roads Exits, Entrances

WACO, Texas (May 16, 2016) – Mainlane closures and access to and from I-35 in Waco will be changing beginning at 7 p.m. Monday, May 16, 2016. Most of these changes will remain in place throughout the summer, to accommodate the ongoing I-35 bridge repair project, according to the Texas Department of Transportation.

May
14
2016

UPDATE - Power Restored - Campus Power Outage, May 14, 2016

1 p.m.
WACO, Texas (May 14, 2016) – Power is gradually being restored throughout campus after a power outage caused by a lightning strike affected a significant portion of the main Baylor University campus today.

May
5
2016

If you might need a little help...

Check out a great resource available to faculty, staff and eligible family members.

May
4
2016

Important information about bicycles left on campus

A reminder that all bicycles need to be removed from bike racks on campus before May 16, when Parking and Transportation Services will begin its annual process of collecting abandoned bicycles May 16-20.

May
3
2016

Microsoft Office Application Change

Because of Microsoft's shift to a cloud-based architecture as well as a change in their licensing practices, the Baylor Bookstore will no longer offer Microsoft Office or Microsoft Windows at a reduced rate for personally-owned computers.

Apr
22
2016

Clery Act Basics Online Training for all Faculty & Staff

Understand your role in Clery Act reporting...