President and Chancellor Ken Starr

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Ken Starr

“With its great tradition in the Christian world and its growing international reputation as a research university that continues to care deeply about undergraduate education, Baylor is poised to have an increasingly expanding global impact.”
On Topic with Ken Starr - Compelling conversations. Contemporary issues. with special guest Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy - November 18, 2014 Pro Futuris: A Strategic Vision for Baylor University Appearance Requests

Ken Starr's Messages

Baylor in Washington, Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
9/17/2014
On this very day 227 years ago, the last of the 55 delegates to the Constitutional Convention emerged from what we now call Independence Hall.
Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr, Ken Starr's Messages
9/3/2014
In vibrant images broadcast on national television to tens of millions of households across the globe, we flung “our green and gold afar.” Viewers beheld firsthand the spectacular beauty not only of McLane Stadium, but of our campus and community as well.
Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr, Ken Starr's Messages
9/3/2014
With the inaugural game at McLane Stadium on August 31, Baylor Nation honored the founding donors whose generosity launched the effort.
Ken Starr in the News, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
7/1/2014
In this opinion piece, Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr lauds the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Hobby Lobby case on Monday as a “powerful blow for religious liberty” — one that also is good for Texas and business. (Lori Fogleman, assistant vice president for Baylor Media Communications, helped place this op-ed.)

Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr

Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr
10/31/2014
WACO, Texas (Oct. 31, 2014) – At its annual Homecoming meeting, Baylor University’s Board of Regents announced a significant gift from William K. and Mary Jo Robbins of Houston that will name the University’s newest academic unit focused on health-related education and research – the <i>Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University</i>.
Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr
10/11/2014
WACO, Texas (Oct. 11, 2014) — For the second year in a row, Baylor University took the lead on the last day of the <a href="http://www.baylor.edu/battleroyale/">Baylor vs. TCU Young Alumni Challenge</a> after a close race, raising nearly $39,000 from 1,011 Baylor young alumni. The fundraising competition, dubbed the I-35 Battle Royale, began Sept. 24 and ended Oct. 8.
Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr
9/29/2014
WACO, Texas (Sept. 29, 2014) – A Congressional Dialogue featuring San Antonio Congressman Joaquin Castro on public policy approaches to reduce domestic hunger will be among the highlights of the national “Together at the Table: Hunger and Poverty Summit” Oct. 1-3 at Baylor University. The annual Summit, now in its sixth year, brings together more than 350 leaders and practitioners from across the country to share their knowledge and expertise on addressing poverty, with a specific emphasis on food insecurity.
Baylor in Washington, Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
9/17/2014
On this very day 227 years ago, the last of the 55 delegates to the Constitutional Convention emerged from what we now call Independence Hall.

Ken Starr in the News

Ken Starr in the News
10/17/2014
Oct. 14, 2014
Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr will welcome guests Sean and Leigh Anne Tuohy, whose story was featured in the movie “The Blind Side,” for an “On Topic” session on Baylor campus Nov. 18. The event will be part of the Baptist General Convention of Texas’ annual meeting in Waco Nov. 16-18.
Ken Starr in the News
10/6/2014
Oct. 3, 2014
AUDIO LINKS INCLUDED: The Texas Hunger Initiative closed out its three-day national hunger and poverty summit at Baylor with a public policy discussion featuring San Antonio Congressman Joaquin Castro and moderated by Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr. The general theme around this week’s summit was to create a public conversation focused around poverty and food insecurity on a local, state and national level.
Ken Starr in the News
10/6/2014
Oct. 3, 2014
VIDEO: Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr hosted San Antonio Congressman Joaquin Castro for a public policy discussion on poverty and hunger that concluded the national “Together at the Table: Hunger and Poverty Summit” at Baylor.
Ken Starr in the News
10/6/2014
Oct. 6, 2014
The faith community can help debunk myths about poverty and personalize the plight of people in need, Congressman Joaquin Castro insisted at the "Together at the Table: Hunger and Poverty Summit" at Baylor. Rep. Castro took part in a public policy discussion on hunger and poverty moderated by Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr that concluded the three-day national summit on the Baylor campus. Also quoted in the story are President Starr and Jeremy Everett, director of the Texas Hunger Initiative at Baylor.

Op-Eds from Ken Starr

Baylor in Washington, Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
9/17/2014
On this very day 227 years ago, the last of the 55 delegates to the Constitutional Convention emerged from what we now call Independence Hall.
Ken Starr in the News, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
7/1/2014
In this opinion piece, Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr lauds the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Hobby Lobby case on Monday as a “powerful blow for religious liberty” — one that also is good for Texas and business. (Lori Fogleman, assistant vice president for Baylor Media Communications, helped place this op-ed.)
Ken Starr in the News, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
6/16/2014
June 15, 2014
Guest column by Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr about the hundreds of Baylor students studying abroad this summer or serving on University-sponsored mission trips that help bring hope and encouragement to some of the world’s poorest people. Specifically, Judge Starr writes about a week-long inspirational journey of a group of 30 Baylor alumni and friends led by Todd Still, Ph.D., The William H. Hinson Professor of Christian Scriptures at Truett Seminary. The journey took the Baylor delegation to magnificent Grecian ports of call in retracing the Apostle Paul’s second missionary journey.
Featuring President and Chancellor Ken Starr, Ken Starr's Messages, Op-Eds from Ken Starr
5/16/2014
Should student-athletes unionize? The National Labor Relations Board’s regional director thinks yes, characterizing Northwestern football players as "employees." This misguided ruling has far-reaching legal, regulatory and financial implications that will significantly and adversely affect the future of intercollegiate athletics.