Baylor to Celebrate Traditions Week Jan. 31-Feb. 4

Jan. 27, 2000

Baylor University will celebrate some of Baylor's most famous traditions during Traditions Week from Jan. 31 to Feb. 4.

At 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 31, Barbara Ann Walker, the first black female to graduate from Baylor, will speak during Chapel Forum. She will share with students her experiences as a Baylor student.

At 3 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, the university mace will be displayed during Dr Pepper Hour in the Barfield Drawing Room of the Bill Daniel Student Center.

There also will be a traditions walk at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, which will begin at the Bill Daniel Student Center. Members of the faculty will lead the walk through the campus and describe some of the well-known university landmarks. The traditions walk will close with the singing of "That Good Old Baylor Line" on the steps of Pat Neff Hall.

Visitors may visit the Baylor mascots from 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at the Steve Hudson Bear Pit.

The activities of the week will end Thursday, Feb. 3, with "Steppin' In," which is a campus-wide clean-up.

For more information, contact Matt Flanigan, sophomore class president, at 756-4837.

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