Baylor in the News Archives for May 2011

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Story Date
1. KCENTV: Baylor Law School Dean Emeritus McSwain passes away 5/31/2011
1. The Anniston Star: Color blind: Is Sunday morning still the most segregated hour in America? 5/31/2011
2. The Arizona Republic: Think twice about taking early benefits 5/31/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: John Werner: It's time to shine for Baylor softball team 5/31/2011
3. Innovations Report: Baylor Study Finds Common Fire Retardant Harmful to Aquatic Life 5/31/2011
4. The Sacramento Bee: World's Smartest Collegiate Computer Programmers to Interact with IBM's Watson System as Part of IBM-Sponsored "Battle of the Brains" 5/31/2011
The Toronto Globe and Mail: Cooling the symptoms of menopause 5/31/2011
WGTD-FM "The Morning Show with Gregory Berg" (Wisconsin NPR): More God, Less Crime 5/31/2011
1. Plano Star: 16 federal judges hear 'Candy Cane Case' 5/27/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Martin Museum's new additions include restored Fechin painting 5/27/2011
1. Yahoo! News: Kansas City Musician Mark Hayes to Perform at Lincoln Center's Distinguished Concerts International Series 5/27/2011
2. The Cy-Fair Sun: Twang and Tackles: Former Cy Falls High standout determined to succeed in country music, football 5/27/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: John Werner: Softball ace Canion is Baylor's most valuable athlete 5/27/2011
3. Texas Business: Western Swing's Mystery Man -- and Why It's Time He Got His Due 5/27/2011
Metro.com.uk: Female rappers talk about sex life in songs more than men 5/27/2011
San Angelo Standard Times: Fulbright scholar will go from Grape Creek to Kyrgyzstan 5/27/2011
1. Medical News Net: Exposure to common fire retardant may cause developmental malformations, behavioral changes and death 5/26/2011
1. Religion News Service: Could another Bible unite Christians like the KJV? 5/26/2011
1. Science Daily: Common Fire Retardant Harmful to Aquatic Life 5/26/2011
1. Southern Baptist Texan: SBTC's Smith elected Jackson College President 5/26/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Egypt unwrapped: Mayborn exhibit reveals ancient life 5/26/2011
2. Relevant Radio: The Drew Mariani Show 5/26/2011
3. WaterOnline.com: Like That Wetland Near You? New Study Predicts Risk Of Wetland Habitat Loss In Southern United States 5/26/2011
4. Minneapolis Star-Tribune: Block E casino developers face tough odds 5/26/2011
5. The Nashua Telegraph: Paranormal school founders expand 5/26/2011
1. Houston Chronicle: Two Former U.S. Solicitors General Join Liberty Institute in Arguing Infamous "Candy Cane Case" 5/25/2011
1. WNYC.org "The Leonard Lopate Show": Please Explain: Apocalypse Predictions 5/25/2011
2. Phys.org: New study predicts risk of wetland habitat loss in southern United States 5/25/2011
2. San Antonio Express-News: New life at old church 5/25/2011
3. D Magazine: Who Will Compete in the Cliburn's Amateur Competition? 5/25/2011
3. e! Science News: Baylor study finds common fire retardant harmful to aquatic life 5/25/2011
Huffington Post: Short-Term Mission Trips: Are They Worth It? 5/25/2011
Times of India: Female rappers stress their sexual prowess 5/25/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor University receives community service honor 5/25/2011
1. Physorg.com: Study finds common fire retardant harmful to aquatic life 5/24/2011
1. PlanetSave.com: Wetlands Disappearing to Urban Growth 5/24/2011
1. Texas Lawyer: En banc 5th Circuit hears arguments in religious speech case involving candy cane-shaped pens 5/24/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Waco violent crime decreases, mirroring Texas and national trends 5/24/2011
2. The Baptist Standard: Panel finds defining 'Baptist university' no simple task 5/24/2011
2. Yahoo! News: Court Hears Candy Cane Case: Will Fifth Circuit Court Rule Elementary Students Have No First Amendment Rights? 5/24/2011
3. Huffington Post: King James Version Is The Only Bible With Power To Unite 5/24/2011
1. Charisma Magazine: 'Candy Cane Case' Questions Children's First Amendment Rights 5/23/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Politics overshadow what may be good moves for state universities 5/23/2011
2. Sacramento Bee: Court Hears Candy Cane Case: Will Fifth Circuit Court Rule Elementary Students Have No First Amendment Rights? 5/23/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Brighter outlook for 2011 grads 5/23/2011
3. Crosswalk.com: Religion Today Summaries - 'Candy Cane Case' Could Make History 5/23/2011
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Woodway woman to live Disney dream 5/23/2011
4. eScienceNews.com: New study predicts risk of wetland habitat loss in southern United States 5/23/2011
5. USA TODAY: A faith debate: Is bin Laden in hell? 5/23/2011
D Magazine: 'Dream Cast' Lifts Verdi's Singers' Opera 5/23/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor students and faculty taking short-term missions trips, studying their impact 5/23/2011
1. Baptist Standard: Baylor Elects First Non-Baptist Regents 5/20/2011
1. White House Press Office: President Obama Nominates Three to the United States District Court 5/20/2011
2. Baptist Standard: Gift to business school boosts Baylor fund-raising initiative 5/20/2011
2. The Insana Quotient: May 11, 2011 Recap 5/20/2011
3. Seattle Post-Intelligencer: End of the world May 21st? Some say Camping has his math wrong 5/20/2011
4. Tampa Tribune: Is Judgment Day on Saturday? Some believe, others scoff 5/20/2011
5. Orlando Sentinel: The World Will End Saturday -- or Not 5/20/2011
KWTX TV: Obama Nominates Baylor Graduate To Federal Bench 5/20/2011
Time Magazine: Apocalypse Weekend: Harold Camping Says the World Ends Saturday. He's Said that Before 5/20/2011
1. ScienceDaily: Risk of Wetland Habitat Loss in Southern United States Predicted 5/19/2011
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: BU baseball will feel a void in 2012 5/19/2011
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor men's tennis seniors progress to final destination 5/19/2011
2. Yahoo! News: Does Big Government Make People Happy? 5/19/2011
3. The Denver Post: "Judgment Day May 21" debate is nearly over 5/19/2011
WPTF-AM (Raleigh, NC): More God, Less Crime 5/19/2011
1. Austin Business Journal: Austin attorney joins Baylor Board of Regents 5/18/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Act of faith-Baylor regents demonstrate leadership by adopting increased operating budget 5/18/2011
2. Austin American-Statesman: Prediction: The End of the World, coming Saturday? 5/18/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Purchases from local shops can help Waco's poor 5/18/2011
3. Baptist Standard: Missions volunteer brings message of God's love to children 5/18/2011
3. KCEN-TV: Cycling to work gaining speed in Central Texas 5/18/2011
4. The Monitor: Texas Poet Laureate has kind words for craft 5/18/2011
The Christian Post: Scholar: China Notices Link Between Christianity, U.S. Economic Success 5/18/2011
Washington Post Conversations / Live Q&A: Doomsday approaches: Why we choose to believe, or not believe, theories on the Apocalypse 5/18/2011
1. Christian Science Monitor: Secret to happiness: big government? 5/17/2011
1. FOX and Friends: More God, Less Crime 5/17/2011
1. KTRE-TV (Lufkin): Nacogdoches ISD hires new superintendent 5/17/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor artist-in-residence Umlauf honored with TCA award 5/17/2011
2. R&D Magazine: Chemists invent polarimeter with no moving parts 5/17/2011
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco church celebrates 145 years and a new pastor 5/17/2011
3. Minneapolis Star-Tribune: Make a plan for investing and stick with it 5/17/2011
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: BU's Muncy claims Big 12 Player of the Week 5/17/2011
1. Austin American-Statesman: Week in Religion Roundup 5/16/2011
1. China National News: Don't bet on May 21 as the end of the world, says Baylor Prof 5/16/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor regents approve budget, name school's first non-Baptist Christians to board 5/16/2011
1. WCCO Radio (Minnesota): New research finds best way to reduce crime 5/16/2011
2. Kelowna Capital News: Philly fans adopt Watkins 5/16/2011
2. KWTX-TV: Graduating Against All Odds 5/16/2011
2. LiveScience: Does Big Government Make People Happy? 5/16/2011
2. The Baptist Standard: Baylor School of Social Work welcomes alumni from Carver School 5/16/2011
3. KCEN-TV: College grads entering growing workforce 5/16/2011
3. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Pledge to stick to a personal plan when it comes to investing 5/16/2011
KCEN-TV: Preemie birth survivor goes on to graduate from Baylor 5/16/2011
3. Christian Examiner: Cry for freedom unfolding in Middle East says former captive 5/13/2011
4. Council for Christian Colleges & Universities: Three CCCU Schools Win 'Chill Out' Awards 5/13/2011
4. Wealth Briefing: Social Security: Maximizing Benefits Is Critical 5/13/2011
Computer World New Zealand: Universities that get security right 5/13/2011
The Wall Street Journal: Religious Freedom and Bloodless Liver Transplants 5/13/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: David A. Smith: Public arts can do more than beautify a city 5/13/2011
1. AOL Lifestyle: 10 ways to beat the menopause 5/12/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor's Melissa Jones joining volleyball team 5/12/2011
1. WGN Radio (Chicago): Mike McConnell: More God, Less Crime 5/12/2011
2. PsychCentral: More Government = Greater Life Satisfaction? 5/12/2011
3. Lab Manager Magazine: Researchers Receive Patent for New Scientific Measurement Instrument 5/12/2011
4. Las Vegas Review-Journal: Baylor's Griner aims to elevate game to Olympic level 5/12/2011
1. Crosswalk.com: More God, Less Crime 5/11/2011
1. Finland News: Free market not path to life satisfaction? - UPI.com 5/11/2011
2. Philadelphia Inquirer: Know why you're investing, and stick to the plan 5/11/2011
2. The Record (Ontario): World to end May 21 at 6 p.m. 5/11/2011
4. PhysOrg.com: Chemistry researchers receive patent for new scientific measurement instrument 5/11/2011
5. The Bellingham (WA) Herald: Fishing industry recognizing value of catfish 5/11/2011
Discovery News: Lake Slime Loaded With Pollutants 5/11/2011
KRTK-TV (Houston): Waco seeks national status for mammoth fossil site 5/11/2011
1. Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Into higher gear 5/10/2011
1. The Wall Street Journal: In the Pew Instead of Prison 5/10/2011
1. UPI: Free market not path to life satisfaction? 5/10/2011
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor graduates embark on 500-mile bike trip to raise awareness for hungry 5/10/2011
2. The Bemidji Pioneer: Expansion of gambling opportunities is unhealthy 5/10/2011
3. Charisma News: Did Muslim Doctrine Bury Bin Laden at Sea? 5/10/2011
4. Plastics News: SPE announces top awards at Antec 2011 5/10/2011
1. KRLD-AM: Brad Thayer interview on death of Osama bin Laden 5/9/2011
1. Washington Post: This time, it's for real, believers say: Doomsday coming this month. 5/9/2011
2. ScienceDaily: Life Satisfaction and State Intervention Go Hand in Hand 5/9/2011
2. The Dallas Morning News: Waco seeks national monument recognition for Mammoth Site 5/9/2011
Politico: Joke is no longer on Obama 5/9/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: Vanishing jobs making life difficult for aspiring Central Texas teachers 5/9/2011
2. WJBD Radio (Illinois): LPGA State Farm Classic Awards Second Sponsor Exemption to Effingham Native 5/6/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: David A. Smith: Who will stand up for art in schools? 5/6/2011
1. American Psychological Association: Bosses look more favorably upon humble, honest employees 5/5/2011
1. Financial Tech Spotlight: MedSynergies Announces Additions to Growing Consulting Services Management Team 5/5/2011
1. KXXV-TV: Baylor students gathering donations for victims of Alabama tornadoes 5/5/2011
1. The Baptist Standard: Students at Congreso learn to worship in Spirit and truth 5/5/2011
2. The Fort Bend Sun: Fort Bend ISD names 2011-2012 district teachers of the year 5/5/2011
2. Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor golfer goes it alone on NCAA path 5/5/2011
1. Patheos: "If It's Not King James, It's Not the Bible" 5/4/2011
1. The Optimist (Abilene Christian U.): TEG scholars should prepare for cuts 5/4/2011
2. Evanston Patch: Osama bin Laden's Photo 5/4/2011
2. Houston Chronicle: Klein Forest High grad receives Fulbright grant 5/4/2011
3. Fort Worth Star-Telegram: Texas education bill withdrawn over gun amendment 5/4/2011
3. Inside Higher Ed: The Religious Option 5/4/2011
Minnesota State News: Gambling expert talks policy with Minnesota State News 5/4/2011
1. Tampa Bay Tribune: Celebrations erupt locally upon news of bin Laden's death 5/3/2011
1. The Houston Chronicle: Believers and non-believers: Different sides to Osama bin Laden's death 5/3/2011
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Local reaction to bin Laden's death runs gamut of emotions 5/3/2011
1. Word & Way: Researchers study return-on-investment for short-term missions 5/3/2011
2. Norman Transcript: OU dean to serve as provost of Health Sciences Center 5/3/2011
2. Texas Water Resources Institute: Texas scientists publish needed golden algae research 5/3/2011
3. WFIE-TV (Evansville, IN): Kentucky Wesleyan College welcomes a new president 5/3/2011
1. Los Angeles Times: Study links willingness to cheat, viewpoint on God 5/2/2011
1. The Dallas Morning News: Pledge to stick with it 5/2/2011
2. Augusta (GA) Chronicle: The King James Bible - 400 Years 5/2/2011
2. Corpus Christi Caller-Times: Coastal Bend candidate shortage leads to default victories 5/2/2011
National Science Foundation: New Baylor Research Shows Using Leaves' Characteristics Improves Accuracy Measuring Past Climates 5/2/2011
Vancouver Sun: Philadelphia's B.C. pick feels love 5/2/2011
Waco Tribune-Herald: Linemen make Baylor history books at draft 5/2/2011

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