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2/23/2017
Feb. 22, 2017
Student regents Emily Neel, a Waco senior, and Daniel Thomas, a Charlotte, North Carolina senior, explain their recommendation to the Baylor Board of Regents to allow second-term student regents to vote. “The first-year learning curve is essential to the success of the student regent and success of the board,â€- Neel said. “The regents listen to us as even nonvoting student regents, and they made the right choice.â€-

Baylor in the News

2/23/2017
Feb. 21, 2017
This article about the origins of Baylor-owner KWBU-FM highlights the station’s various programming, support and increase of listenership over the years. Robert Darden, professor in Baylor’s department of journalism, public relations and new media, is quoted.
2/23/2017
Feb. 21, 2017
The Phoenix Center, a nonprofit focused on providing affordable, high-quality mental health care to families in need, raised more than $1 million at the center’s 10th Anniversary Gala. The Phoenix Center has a collaborative partnership with Baylor University.

Faculty in the News

2/23/2017
Feb. 21, 2017
VIDEO: In this interview, Patrick Flavin, Ph.D., associate professor of political science in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences, says that President Trump’s use of executive orders sets him apart from other presidents, but it will be important for Trump to build a relationship with Congress since legislators, not executive actions, change laws. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, arranged the interview with Dr. Flavin. She covers political science research and faculty.)
2/23/2017
Feb. 23, 2017
David Smith, Ph.D., senior lecturer of history in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences, relayed his experience at the inaugural Deep in the Heart Film Festival in Waco and the importance of film festivals.

Alumni

2/23/2017
Feb. 22, 2017
Waco country singer-songwriter Holly Tucker, B.A. (Communication Studies) ’15, is preparing for her first tour for her album, “Steel.â€- She will kick-off the tour in Ft. Worth and perform 17 shows in two months.

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