Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative

The Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) is the first, and cornerstone, facility of a 21-acre discovery complex that will evolve into the Central Texas Technology and Research Park. It will provide researchers, organizations and private companies with 300,000 square feet of physical space for labs, research centers, industry collaborative space and workforce training.

Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative

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BRIC construction

Cooper Foundation Awards Funding For Microgravity Research Facility at the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC)

WACO, Texas (May 7, 2012)- Bill Clifton, chairman of the Cooper Foundation, today announced an award of $250,000 to Baylor University to construct a microgravity research facility within the BRIC.

Marlan Scully in the classroom

Marlan O. Scully, Internationally Renowned Physicist, Joins Baylor University

WACO, Texas (Oct. 17, 2011)- Internationally renowned physicist and member of the National Academy of Sciences, Marlan O. Scully, Ph.D., who is best known for his work in theoretical quantum optics, has been named Distinguished Research Academician
of Science and Engineering at Baylor University.

BRIC and Truell Hyde

BRIC Named as Finalist in Global Innovator's Award

WACO, Texas, (Sept. 14, 2011) - The Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) project was selected as one of eight worldwide finalists competing for CoreNet Global's 2011 H. Bruce Russell Global Innovators Awards (GIA), according to Truell Hyde, Ph.D., Baylor University Vice Provost for Research.

Former General Tire facility will house Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative
Bric Construction 2011WACO, Texas (Oct. 23, 2009) - A symbolic shift from 20th century manufacturing to 21st century technology took place Oct. 23 with the announcement of plans to turn a long-shuttered manufacturing plant into a modern research collaborative.

Baylor University Receives Waco Foundation Grant for BRIC Exhibits
Waco Foundation logo

WACO, Texas (Nov. 19, 2012) - Baylor University has received a $60,000 grant from the Waco Foundation to help fund science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) interactive exhibits and integrate aerospace and industry artifacts throughout the Baylor Research Innovation and Collaborative (BRIC).

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Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative Homepage

Contact Information

For more information or to set up interviews related to the BRIC, contact Frank Raczkiewicz, (254) 710-1964, or the Office of Media Communications at (254) 710-1961.