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Jul
23
2015
University Scholar Arrives With Fulbright Scholars in Scotland
University Scholar Arrives With Fulbright Scholars in Scotland
Ten American undergraduates, including junior University Scholar Tim Campbell of Elizabethtown, PA, have arrived in Scotland for the 2015 Summer Institute, a unique partnership between the University of Dundee, University of Strathclyde and the US-UK Fulbright Commission with support from The Scottish Government and civic partners. The students will spend five weeks taking part in lectures, seminars and study visits on the theme “Scotland: Identity, Culture and Innovation.”

Jul
29
2015
HRC Faculty Fellow Helps Provide Proper Burial for Deceased Immigrants
In a cemetery in Brooks County, Texas, remains of immigrants who died while crossing the U.S.-Mexico border have been interred in mass graves and buried in trash bags. In this video, Lori Baker, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences, discusses the improper burial techniques that she and her team of forensic scientists and students found while unearthing graves.
Jul
29
2015
Q&A with Honors College Fulbright Recipient Jake Surges
Baylor University alumna Jake Surges is one of four Baylor students and recent graduates who have been selected to receive the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship. Surges is a University Scholar and a Crane Scholar, an arm of the Institute for Faith and Learning. He received the Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) and will spend the 2015-2016 academic year teaching English in Taiwan.