Announcements

[mary stuart]
2/5/2016
WACO, Texas (Feb. 5, 2016) – Baylor University Theatre will begin the spring 2016 season with Friedrich Schiller’s "Mary Stuart," the story of Mary, Queen of Scots, and her sudden incarceration and pending execution at the hands of her cousin, Queen Elizabeth I.
[grace]
2/4/2016
WACO, Texas (Feb. 4, 2016) – Kevin Twit, songwriter, guitarist and founder of Indelible Grace Music, will come to Baylor on Monday, Feb. 8.
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2/3/2016
WACO, Texas (Feb. 3, 2016) – The Campus Diversity Committee will host the 6th Annual Cultural Connection Celebration from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 4, in the Meyer Conference Center of the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation (Foster 250).
[Science Thursdays 2016]
2/2/2016
WACO, Texas (Feb. 2, 2016) – What do carbon dioxide, sleep loss and algae have in common? All are topics of this semester's Science Thursdays at the Mayborn Museum.
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1/29/2016
WACO, Texas (Feb. 1, 2016) – Watson C. Arnold, M.D., Ph.D., will be the guest lecturer for Baylor University’s Mayborn Museum Complex Director’s Forum Lecture Series on Feb. 4-5.
[Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein]
1/29/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 29, 2016) – The Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion will host Rabbi Yitzchok Adlerstein for a lecture about Christianity and Judaism at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, in Paul W. Powell Chapel at Truett Seminary.
[St. Olaf Choir]
1/29/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 29, 2016) – The St. Olaf Choir, a famous a cappella choir, will perform at Baylor at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 4 in the Jones Concert Hall of Glennis McCrary Music Building.
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1/25/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 25, 2016) – ***THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.*** Baylor University’s department of student activities, in conjunction with Sony Pictures, will host an advanced screening of the film Risen, directed by well-known Hollywood director, screenwriter and Baylor alumnus Kevin Reynolds, B.A. (Law) ’74, J.D. ’76, at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, at the Waco Hippodrome, 724 Austin Ave. in downtown Waco.
[Octavio Cardenas]
1/25/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 25, 2016) – Baylor Opera Theater will put on four performances of "Die Fledermaus" (The Bat) by Johann Strauss II from Wednesday, Jan. 27, to Saturday, Jan. 30.
[one hundred]
1/25/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 25, 2016) — For the second year in a row, graduates in Baylor University’s education programs achieved a 100 percent pass rate on certification exams in the State of Texas. The current rate reflects tests taken by Baylor students who graduated in the 2014-15 academic year, including graduation ceremonies in December 2014, May 2015 and August 2015. The overall state average for 2014-15 was 94 percent.
[Thomas and Starr]
1/25/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 25, 2016) – Baylor University and Midland College today announced the creation of a formal Baylor Bound transfer agreement that will help students transfer more easily between the two institutions and continue to expand educational opportunities for young people all across Texas.
[Hugh Evans]
1/25/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 25, 2016) – The Academy for Leader Development Lecture Series has invited Hugh Evans, Australian humanitarian and founder of The Oaktree Foundation and the Global Poverty Project, to speak on Baylor’s campus at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, in Barfield Drawing Room.
[Organ]
1/22/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 22, 2016) – The 22nd Annual Robert and Joyce Jones Midwinter Organ Conference will take place from Sunday, Jan. 24, to Tuesday, Jan. 26, in various performance halls around campus. This year's conference honors German composer Max Reger on the centennial of his death and includes six organ concerts, lectures and workshops.
[Baylor In-Game App welcome screen]
1/22/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 22, 2016) – When the No. 13 Baylor Bears tip off against the top-ranked Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday, Jan. 23, basketball fans in the Ferrell Center will discover a new Wi-Fi network and new ways to engage with the game right at their seats through the Baylor In-Game app, just as they have during Baylor football games at McLane Stadium.
[Virgil]
1/22/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 22, 2016) – The classics have been around for thousands of years, intriguing and entertaining readers for generations. Despite being read so many times, however, they still have mysteries to uncover.
[Lincoln center artist]
1/22/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 22, 2016) – The final performance of Baylor University’s 2015-2016 Distinguished Artist Series will take place at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, with its final guest, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS). The CMS’s co-artistic director, pianist Wu Han, will perform in Roxy Grove Hall with a string quintet.
1/21/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 21, 2016) – Children and families may embark on an imaginative adventure as Baylor University’s Mayborn Museum Complex combines two hands-on exhibits based on popular toy brands: Tinkertoy and Mr. Potato Head.
[Terence Donaldson]
1/21/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 21, 2016) – Baylor University’s department of religion and the Baylor University Press will sponsor a lecture by Terence Donaldson, Ph.D., professor of New Testament at Wycliffe College in Toronto, Canada.
[chapel]
1/20/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 20, 2016) – Baylor University Chapel, a time-honored tradition, takes place at 9:05 a.m., 10:10 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays in Waco Hall. The Department of Spiritual Life hosts artists, speakers and influencers each semester.
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1/20/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 20, 2016) –James W. Van Dam, Ph.D, the research division director for the office of fusion energy sciences in the U.S. department of energy, will lecture from 2 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20 on plasma and fusion energy that is produced by plasma.
[Faculty Biennial Exhibition]
1/19/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 19, 2016) – Baylor art professors will have their work showcased in an exhibition from Thursday, Jan. 21 to Sunday, Feb. 28 in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center.
The biennial exhibition will feature original works of art from the following faculty:
[Henry “Fritz” Schaefer]
1/19/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 19, 2016) – The Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) will host Henry “Fritz” Schaefer, Ph.D., for its next “BRIC Foundations: Perspectives from Leaders in Innovation” lecture series event on Thursday, Jan. 21, and Friday, Jan. 22.
[Zzyzx Quartet]
1/19/2016
WACO, Texas (January 19, 2016) – The Baylor University School of Music will host its Spring Lyceum Series, offering Baylor and the surrounding community the opportunity to participate in a variety of performances by some of the nation’s leading musicians.
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1/15/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 15, 2016) - Baylor University will commemorate the life and legacy of Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. by participating in the national MLK Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, and joining together at numerous events throughout the Waco and university communities.
1/15/2016
WACO, Texas (Jan. 15, 2016) – In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Baylor University administrative offices will be closed and no classes will be held Monday, Jan. 18.
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