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Research

9/3/2015
Sept. 2, 2015
VIDEO: In a research poll conducted by Baylor University's Center for Community Research and Development, Waco citizens responded to questions on the favorability of police based on race.
9/3/2015
Sept. 2, 2015
The Waco Police Department commissioned a study by Baylor University’s Center for Community Research and Development about people’s favorability of the Waco police depending on race. The study was commissioned after a series of highly publicized police shootings and in-custody deaths that primarily involved black suspects.
9/3/2015
Sept. 2, 2015
VIDEO: Baylor University’s Center for Community Research and Development conducted a public opinion poll of the Waco Police Department and its services on Wednesday. The poll surveyed 1,304 adult residents in McLennan County in the spring of 2015.

Baylor in the News

9/3/2015
Sept. 3, 2015
Article about the many amenities for tourists that Waco offers that highlights the newly named Waco Mammoth National Monument. The City of Waco, Baylor University, the Waco Mammoth Foundation and the people of Waco have been working for years to make the site a national monument, and as of July 10, it became official.
9/3/2015
Sept. 2, 2015
Country superstar Brad Paisley will appear on the first ESPN College Gameday show of the year and share his predictions for the season. The article mentions that Paisley will play at Baylor on Sept. 11 as part of his Country Nation College Tour of four select campuses.

Faculty in the News

9/3/2015
Sept. 1, 2015
Joe Kucharski, assistant professor of theater arts in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, writes about how he used 3-D printing to successfully reproduce 16th century Elizabethan lace for Baylor University Theatre’s production of Twelfth Night.
9/3/2015
Aug. 27, 2015
Arts column by Baylor professor David A. Smith, Ph.D., senior lecturer of history in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences. In his column, Smith describes the importance of The Bosque Art Classic art show held in Clifton, Texas, beginning Sept. 15. “We have a regional art scene and ought to regard a big annual art show in Clifton as something we’re as familiar with as much as someone who lives in, say, Plano, is familiar with what’s going on at the Dallas Museum of Art,- Smith said.

Students

9/3/2015
Sept. 3, 2015
Three new Baylor students were awarded full-tuition transfer scholarships this fall after earning perfect grades at McLennan Community College. This was made possible by the MAC College Money Program, an organization of the Waco Foundation, with Baylor providing the scholarship. “Being able to come to Baylor wouldn’t be near a possibility without this scholarship, so it’s been everything for me,- Diaz said.

Alumni

9/3/2015
Sept. 2, 2015
Baylor grad Peter Sefzik, M.B.A. in International Management ’98, has been named Texas market president of Comerica Bank. “Peter’s strong track record of leadership, collaboration, broad experience across key business and his ability to build deep client relationships position him very well for this new assignment, and I am confident in his ability to continue to build upon the strong foundation of our Texas division,- said J. Patrick Faubion, executive vice president of Comerica's Business Bank.

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