2016 Bailey Family Lecture Speaker Announced
The 2016 Bailey Family Lecture will be delivered by Dr. L. Gregory Jones.
Begun in 2014, the Bill and Roberta Bailey Family Lecture in Christian Ethics features a scholar of significant stature to speak on some issue or question that arises with the Christian moral tradition. The annual lecture is open to the Baylor and Waco community as a way of encouraging shared reflection about Christian conceptions of the moral life.
Conference Media Now Online!
The plenary panels and presentations from the recent Spirit of Sports conference are now available on our vimeo.com channel. Click the link below to watch these informative, challenging, and inspiring presentations.
Spirit of Sports Conference
"The Spirit of Sports," a symposium hosted by Baylor University's Institute for Faith and Learning, will feature more than 120 presentations by athletes, sports chaplains, college administrators and faculty, coaches and journalists as they explore the moral and cultural significant of sports from a religious perspective.
"The Spirit of Sports" will be held Thursday, Nov. 5 through Nov. 7, in the Bill Daniel Student Center, 1311 S. Fifth St. on the Baylor campus.
Faith Animating ... Project
Darin Davis, Ph.D., director of the Institute for Faith and Learning (IFL) at Baylor University, today announced plans for a new initiative called the “Faith Animating ... Project,” which seeks to further advance Baylor’s distinctive mission as a Christian research university.
IFL Director Addresses BYU's Wheatley Institution
On September 30, IFL Director, Dr. Darin Davis, visited The Wheatley Institution at BYU to discuss educating for wisdom and the state of the contemporary academy. His lecture, entitled Faith, Learning & Educating for Wisdom, asked, "How can universities and institutions of higher learning adapt to the changing world and educate for wisdom?"
Senior Crane Scholar Wins National Award
Senior Crane Scholar Oliver Ha is a recipient of the 2015 Richard and Helen DeVos Freedom Center Leadership Award. He will be honored in New York on October 22, 2015 at the tenth annual gala of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute.
IFL Senior Scholar to Deliver T. B. Maston Lecture
IFL senior scholar and professor of philosophy Robert Kruschwitz will deliver the 2015 T. B. Maston Lectureship in Christian Ethics on Tuesday, October 6 at 11:00 a.m. in the Paul Powell Chapel at George W. Truett Theological Seminary. The lecture is entitled "(Some of) Our Problems with Perfection."