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Mar
11
2015
Honors College Professor and University Scholar Assist Fellow Student in Raising Funds for Kenyan Orphans
Honors College Professor and University Scholar Assist Fellow Student in Raising Funds for Kenyan Orphans
Baylor junior and fashion design student Maddie Danielson created Bowtaye, a men’s bowtie collection to aid in sending Kenyan orphans to school. The proceeds from the bowties pay for school expenses, meals, uniforms, drinking water, teachers, meal preparation and security for one year. Quoted in the article are Danielson, Lisa Baker, Ph.D., clinical professor in the Baylor Honors College, Ashley Mullen, an apparel merchandising senior and marketing and event coordinator for Bowtaye and Lindsay Adams, a Baylor University Scholar senior.

Mar
24
2015
Peter Leithart Reviews BIC Professor's Book on Death Rituals
A brief review of “Virtual Afterlives: Grieving the Dead in the Twenty-First Century” by Candi Cann, Ph.D., assistant professor of religion in Baylor's Honors College. Her book compares, contrasts and explores the evolution of cultural grieving and memorials, focusing on the traditions of the 21st century.
Mar
18
2015
Great Texts Program Welcomes Guest Lecturer to Discuss Relationship Between Italian Cinema and Questions of Faith
Baylor University’s Honors College and Great Texts Program will welcome Millicent Marcus, Ph.D., to the Pence Lecture Series at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, in the Alexander Reading Room. Marcus is a professor of Italian and film studies at Yale University where she specializes in medieval literature, Italian cinema, interrelationships between literature and film and representations of the Holocaust in post-World War II Italian culture.