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News Archives for April 2011

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Story Date
Football. Two More Bears Chosen In NFL Draft 4/30/2011
Baseball. Verrett, Ware Guide Baseball to 6-2 Win at Nebraska 4/29/2011
1. Cleveland Plain Dealer: Cleveland Browns' top draft pick, Phil Taylor, grateful for second chance to impress at Baylor 4/29/2011
2. Houston Chronicle: LDS opening new meetinghouse for growing congregation 4/29/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor linemen taken in 1st round of NFL draft 4/29/2011
2. WKYC (Cleveland): Browns Draft: First round fast facts and stats 4/29/2011
Baylor Mechanical Engineering Professor Wins National Educator Award 4/29/2011
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Baylor duo helps shine NFL spotlight on Big 12 4/29/2011
Kelowna Capital News: West Kelowna's Danny Watkins drafted by Philadelphia Eagles 4/29/2011
NFL.com: New York's Bravest Cheer For Eagles' Pick 4/29/2011
Softball. No. 17 Softball Travels North to Iowa State 4/28/2011
Baseball. Baseball Heads North For Nebraska Series 4/28/2011
1. Environmental Research Web: New research shows using leaves characteristics improve accuracy in measuring past climates 4/28/2011
1. Inside Higher Ed: Movers and Shakers: Baylor U., Franklin & Marshall, CUNY Hunter College, Kalamazoo College, Lipscomb U., Roanoke College, Wheeling Jesuit U. 4/28/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor duo carrying 1st-round NFL draft hopes 4/28/2011
2. The Times Higher Education: Gordon Stone, 1925-2011 4/28/2011
Baylor Announces Gift Commitment to Benefit Business School Students, Boost President's Scholarship Initiative 4/28/2011
Baylor Church-State Studies Presents Annual Hugh and Beverly Wamble Religious Liberty Lecture 4/28/2011
Baylor Seniors Selected for Fulbright Grants to Mexico, Kyrgyzstan 4/28/2011
Football. Football Duo Selected in NFL First Round 4/28/2011
Why We Give to Baylor 4/28/2011
1. Albert Lea Tribune (MN): More gambling is not good for state coffers 4/27/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Flores optimistic Waco Mammoth Site can gain national monument status 4/27/2011
2. Associated Baptist Press: After 400 years, does King James still rule? 4/27/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Ex-Baylor lineman bringing firefighter pals to NFL draft 4/27/2011
3. AdvanceWeb.com: The Prestige of Pronunciation 4/27/2011
4. Westside Today: West Coast Premiere of Revised Version of THE TRAVELING LADY by Horton Foote Opens May 6, 2011 at Actors Co-op 4/27/2011
Baylor Sophomore Accepted to Attend Japan-America Student Conference 4/27/2011
Baylor Sport Management Graduate Students Capture National Case Study Competition Title 4/27/2011
The Toronto Globe and Mail: Canadian draft prospect gets presidential approval 4/27/2011
Softball. No. 17 Softball Handles Weather, Bobcats, 4-1 4/26/2011
Baseball. Pinckard Pitches Baseball Past UTSA, 5-1 4/26/2011
W. Tennis. WT's Novakova Named Big 12 Player of the Week 4/26/2011
W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Places Four on Academic All-Big 12 4/26/2011
M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Places Four On Academic All-Big 12 Team 4/26/2011
1. Houston Chronicle: Christian pilgrims find inspiration in journey to Holy Land 4/26/2011
1. ScienceDaily: Satisfied People Are More Likely to Vote 4/26/2011
2. MSNBC.com: Bible edits leave some feeling cross 4/26/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Innovative professors up for Baylor's great teaching award 4/26/2011
3. R&D Magazine: U-M's Coppola a finalist for $250,000 Cherry Award for Great Teaching 4/26/2011
PBS "Religion and Ethics Newsweekly": King James Bible 400th Anniversary 4/26/2011
Football. Watkins, Taylor to Attend NFL Draft 4/25/2011
Softball. No. 14 Softball Hosts Texas State, No. 6 Texas 4/25/2011
"The Pulse" Presents Undergraduate Student Lecture 4/21/2011
1. The Cherokeean Herald: Private Universities will suffer if TEG is cut, Warns Baylor University President Starr 4/21/2011
1. Toronto Globe and Mail: A Kelowna firefighter eyes NFL fame 4/21/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor's Starr tabbed for Scott & White Healthcare board of trustees 4/21/2011
2. San Antonio Express-News: AMEDD Center and School gets national recognition 4/21/2011
3. Waco Tribune Herald: After health scare, Baylor baseball reliever is fully pressure-tested 4/21/2011
Baylor Environmental Health Science Presents Seminar on Environmental Public Health 4/21/2011
United Press International: Tree leaves can yield climate history 4/21/2011
Baseball. Baseball Hosts Missouri for Easter Weekend Series 4/20/2011
Softball. No. 14 Softball Shuts Out UTSA, 5-0 4/20/2011
Baseball. Slater Named Finalist for Senior CLASS Award 4/20/2011
1. Sci-Tech Today: Tree Leaves Can Yield Climate History 4/20/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Owners of less expensive homes not helped by mortgage deduction 4/20/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Newspaper dress a unique 'upcycling' product 4/20/2011
Baylor History Professor Awarded Centennial Professor Honor 4/20/2011
M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Handles A&M To Clinch 10th Big 12 Crown 4/20/2011
NPR.org: Hallelujah! At Age 400, King James Bible Still Reigns 4/20/2011
W. Tennis. No. 7 WT Wins 11th Straight, Beats A&M 5-2 4/20/2011
M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Set To Battle No. 6 Texas A&M 4/19/2011
W. Tennis. No. 7 WT Closes Season With A&M, Tech 4/19/2011
Softball. No. 14 Softball Returns Home For UTSA 4/19/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Religious conference to draw 8,000 youths to BU, Waco 4/19/2011
1. Your News Now: New pre-med course focuses on the art of healing 4/19/2011
2. Innovations Report: New Baylor Research Shows Using Leaves' Characteristics Improves Accuracy Measuring Past Climates 4/19/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Good news for the Big 12 4/19/2011
3. CNBC.com: New President/CEO at Scott & White Healthcare 4/19/2011
4. Virginia (Williamsburg) Gazette: W&M prof a finalist for $250,000 teaching award 4/19/2011
W. Dial Black Lecture Series Bringing Cancer Researcher to Baylor 4/19/2011
Baseball. Baseball Begins Four-Game Homestand with UNLV 4/18/2011
1. USA TODAY: With burqa ban, France attacks all faiths 4/18/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor nearly triples recycled waste 4/18/2011
2. Deseret (UT) News: Converting Bigfoot: The gullibility of the religious 4/18/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Brazos Past: Saving relics from the past 4/18/2011
3. Portland (ME) Press Herald: Crown can't top being sister of the bride 4/18/2011
New Baylor Research Shows Using Leaves' Characteristics Improves Accuracy Measuring Past Climates 4/18/2011
TexasBusiness.com: Baylor President Ken Starr Warns Texas Private Universities Will Suffer If TEG Cuts Go Through 4/18/2011
W. Tennis. No. 7 WT Flies Past Colorado, 6-1 4/17/2011
M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Downs OSU To Stay Perfect In Big 12 4/17/2011
Baseball. Baseball Drops Pitchers' Duel at Texas A&M, 2-1 4/17/2011
Softball. No. 15 Softball Scores Early And Often For 8-0 Win 4/17/2011
1. Lubbock Avalanche-Journal: Growing Hispanic population focus of Lubbock's early redistricting plans 4/15/2011
2. William & Mary News: Geologist-educator is finalist for $250,000 teaching award 4/15/2011
Baylor Grads Win F. Ray Wilson II Award for Best Thesis 4/15/2011
Baylor Law Students Put Aside Studying to Help Special Olympics 4/15/2011
Quoteline: TechRadium Adds Four to Its Board of Directors 4/15/2011
Robert Darden Honored With Cornelia Marschall Smith Professor of the Year Award 4/15/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor group studying Waco bat habitats 4/15/2011
1. Austin American Statesman: Writers' League of Texas awards $6,000 in scholarships among four recipients 4/14/2011
1. KCEN-TV: Special summer school gives opportunity to less fortunate students 4/14/2011
1. Science Magazine: Parental Monitoring of Opposite-Gender Child May Decrease Problem Drinking in Young Adults 4/14/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Veterans at Baylor brace for subsidy cuts 4/14/2011
3. Waco Tribune Herald: Big 12 seals 13-year television deal with Fox Sports 4/14/2011
Private Universities Will Suffer If TEG Is Cut, Warns Baylor President Starr 4/14/2011
1. The Washington Times: Inside the Beltway 4/13/2011
1. YNN Austin: Census numbers spark redistricting in Bell County 4/13/2011
2. Catholic Lane: God and Sasquatch 4/13/2011
2. KSAT-TV: 2 SA Teens Win In Austin Symphony Young Composers Contest 4/13/2011
Big 12, Fox Sports Agree to 13-Year Rights Deal 4/13/2011
Finalists Selected for Baylor's $250,000 Cherry Award for Great Teaching 4/13/2011
Texas Independent Film Network Film Series Continues with "The Whole Shootin' Match" 4/13/2011
The Christian Science Monitor: A book that brought God closer 4/13/2011
Three Baylor Students Win National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships 4/13/2011
1. New York Times: One, But Not Done: Perry Jones Stays in the Game 4/12/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor's Perry Jones to return for another basketball season 4/12/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: LIVECHAT with Baylor geologist Dr. Lee C. Nordt on the recent archaeological find 4/12/2011
2. ESPN News: Perry Jones III makes jaw-dropping move 4/12/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Spring football wrap-up: Briles believes practices will pay off 4/12/2011
3. Accounting Today: Baylor accounting students on record-breaking mission to dance their way to Uganda 4/12/2011
A Letter from the President: Protect the Promise 4/12/2011
French Major Awarded Opportunity to Teach French Abroad 4/12/2011
Going Batty: New Baylor Study Takes In-Depth Look at Bat Colonies Around Waco 4/12/2011
Baseball. Baseball Travels to UT Arlington 4/11/2011
Softball. No. 17 Softball Remains On The Road At Houston 4/11/2011
1. KWTX-TV: Baylor Students Lend a Helping Hand 4/11/2011
1. The New York Times: Loopy and Profound, Show Tells the Drama of Missionaries' Work 4/11/2011
2. Greenfield (IN) Daily Reporter: Historian shares stories collected after Hurricane Katrina 4/11/2011
Collins Outstanding Professor Dr. Marcie H. Moehnke Will Give Recipient Lecture April 12 4/11/2011
M. Basketball. Jones III Will Return for Sophomore Season 4/11/2011
The New York Times: N.C.A.A.'s Double Standard 4/11/2011
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor student traces Civil War heritage on National Geographic TV special 4/11/2011
Tuesday Live Interviews: Historic Dig, Bear Zumba 4/11/2011
Softball. Big Sixth Guides No. 17 SB To 5-2 Win 4/10/2011
Track. TF: McReynolds Grabs Hurdle Gold at Texas Relays 4/9/2011
Softball. Seventh Inning Dooms No. 17 Softball, 3-2 4/9/2011
Baseball. Turley Carries Baseball to 7-6 Win over No. 8 Texas 4/9/2011
Baylor Welcomes Renowned Physicist for Physics Colloquium and Lecture 4/8/2011
Global Issues Lecturer Will Discuss Social History's Impact on Art 4/8/2011
Leadership Lecture Series Will Present Lecture on Leadership in Contemporary Social Issues 4/8/2011
Patheos "Naked Spirituality" and "The Other Jesus": A Conversation between Brian McLaren and Greg Garrett 4/8/2011
YNN TV (Austin): 'Treasure trove' of biblical items on exhibit at Baylor 4/8/2011
Baseball. Baseball Takes on No. 8 Texas 4/7/2011
1. KCEN-TV: Rare, priceless Bibles on display at Baylor 4/7/2011
1. KWTX-TV: Original KJV bible on display 4/7/2011
1. KYTX-TV (Tyler): Rare, priceless Bibles on display at Baylor 4/7/2011
1. Patheos: God and the Civil War 4/7/2011
2. San Antonio Express News: Neuroscience undergrads go head to head in Brain Bowl 2011 4/7/2011
2. Waco Tribune Herald: Female poets take center stage at Baylor's Beall Poetry Fest 4/7/2011
3. Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor to exhibit rare religious texts 4/7/2011
4. Dallas Art News: Traveling Exhibition on The Bible Makes Its World Premiere at Oklahoma City Museum of Art 4/7/2011
Softball. No. 17 Softball Sweeps No. 24 Texas Tech 4/6/2011
W. Tennis. No. 9 WT Takes Road Win at No. 11 Clemson 4/6/2011
2. ArtDaily.org: In New Book Jenness Cortez Reexamines the Classic Paradox of Realism 4/6/2011
Baptist Standard: Willimon: Christians called to 'faithful presence,' not conquest 4/6/2011
Dallas Morning News: Save yourself a plane ride to Rome 4/6/2011
M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Captures 4-3 Win At No. 8 Texas 4/6/2011
Presidential Symposium Series Lecture Will Focus on Biblical Influence in a Christian University 4/6/2011
Softball. No. 17 Softball Hits Road To No. 24 Texas Tech 4/5/2011
1. Nature: Archaeology: Early farmers caused floods 4/5/2011
1. The Spokesman-Review (Spokane, WA): In this economic downturn, no work should be beneath you 4/5/2011
17th Annual Beall Poetry Festival Will Feature Renowned Contemporary Poets 4/5/2011
Baylor Welcomes Princeton Theological Seminary Professor of New Testament for Drumwright Colloquium 4/5/2011
The Case of the Missing "R's" 4/5/2011
W. Basketball. Brittney Griner a Honda Award Finalist 4/5/2011
1. Christian Century: Museum to feature treasure trove of biblical artifacts 4/4/2011
Huffington Post: Is Religion In America in Decline? 4/4/2011
M. Basketball. Dunn to Compete in Portsmouth Invitational 4/3/2011
W. Basketball. Griner Named to Coaches' All-America Team 4/2/2011
2. Inside Science: European Settlers Not The First To Alter American Landscape 4/1/2011
Baylor Center for Ministry Effectiveness and Educational Leadership Will Present Symposium to Answer Question: "Are Christians Called to Change the World?" 4/1/2011
Baylor Debate Finishes in Elite Eight at National Debate Tournament 4/1/2011
Baylor University's Institute for Oral History Wins State Award for Historic Preservation 4/1/2011
Bioportfolio.com: Archaeology: Early farmers caused floods 4/1/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: BRIC gets federal grant; Baylor encouraged by corporate interest 4/1/2011