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Response to Hurricane Ike
[9/18/2008]
Although all is safe in Waco, we have more than 800 current Baylor students who were directly affected by the storm's aftermath.
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Baylor Returns to Normal Operations
[9/13/2008]
With the effects of Hurricane Ike moving out of the Central Texas area, Baylor University has returned to normal operations.
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Sept. 13 Campus Update
[9/13/2008]
As of 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, Baylor University is experiencing rain and gusty winds from Hurricane Ike - which has now been downgraded to a tropical storm - but there are no reports of any weather-related problems on campus.
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Chi Omega Retreat Canceled
[9/12/2008]
The Chi Omega Sisterhood retreat that was scheduled for Friday night has been canceled.
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Important Information on University Operations
[9/12/2008]
As of Friday, Sept. 12, plans are for Baylor University's campus to remain open this weekend. However, there are some important things that faculty, staff and students need to know as the university prepares for the potential for severe weather from Hurricane Ike.
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UPDATE: Friday's Baylor-WSU Game Televised on FSN Affiliates & Streamed Live on Web
[9/12/2008]
Friday's Baylor-Washington State football game will be televised live at 7:30 p.m. CDT nationally on Fox College Sports Central (FCS Central) and regionally on FSN Southwest. The game will also air at 11 p.m. PDT on FSN Northwest. The telecast is in addition to a previously announced free live video web stream available on BaylorBears.com and WSUcougars.com.
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Baylor Officials Continuing to Monitor Weather Situation
[9/11/2008]
Baylor University officials continue to closely monitor the path of Hurricane Ike, which is expected to strike along the Texas Gulf coast sometime early Saturday morning. As of Thursday, Sept. 11, there are no plans to close the university. However, Baylor officials continue to plan round-the-clock for any disruption to normal campus operations and to ensure the safety of students, faculty and staff.
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Libraries closed on Saturday
[9/12/2008]
Baylor University Libraries will be open Friday until 10 p.m., closed all day on Saturday and resume regular hours on Sunday beginning at 1 p.m.
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ITS Recommended Procedures for Computers
[9/12/2008]
With the threat of possible inclement weather from Hurricane Ike, faculty and staff should take precautions with their computers when leaving campus for the weekend. Click below for important steps to take.
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Sunday Music Recital Canceled
[9/12/2008]
The scheduled performance of the Gainsborough Trio on Sunday, Sept. 14, in Roxy Grove Hall has been canceled because of travel complications from Hurricane Ike.
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Baylor Bookstore Closed Sept. 13
[9/11/2008]
The Baylor Bookstore located in the Fifth Street parking garage on the Baylor University campus will be closed on Saturday, Sept. 13.
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Armstrong Browning Library Closed Sept. 13
[9/11/2008]
Armstrong Browning Library will be closed on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2008.
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Campus Living & Learning Instructions for Students
[9/11/2008]
Campus Living & Learning sent storm safety information on Sept. 11 to all students who live in university residence communities.
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Athletic Director's Hall of Honor Banquet Canceled
[9/11/2008]
With the Baylor football game change from Saturday to Friday, the Athletic Director's Hall of Honor banquet that was scheduled for Friday night has been canceled.
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Friday Rock the Vote Concert Rescheduled
[9/11/2008]
The Rock the Vote Concert scheduled for Friday night at Baylor has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 7:30pm in the SUB Bowl.
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Baylor Moves Football Game to Friday
[9/11/2008]
Bears to play Washington State Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Floyd Casey Stadium. For the latest information about television coverage, visit www.BaylorBears.com.
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Baylor Officials Monitoring Hurricane Ike
[9/10/2008]
As Texans prepare for the arrival of Hurricane Ike along the Texas coast, Baylor University officials are closely monitoring the storm and any possible impact it might have on the Central Texas area.
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Weather Update For Baylor Athletics
[9/10/2008]
In light of Hurricane Ike, the Baylor athletics department is monitoring weather forecasts and considering various options for athletics events scheduled on campus this weekend.
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