Doctoral Candidate Wins National Award for Research
[5/19/2016]
Joshua Brownlow, a doctoral candidate studying geology at Baylor University, received the Farvolden Award for his research regarding the relationship between hydraulic fracturing and groundwater contamination, which he presented at the 2016 National Groundwater Association Groundwater Summit in April.
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U.S. Army Announces Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with Baylor’s School of Engineering and Computer Science
[5/13/2016]

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USRA Scholarship Award Program
[5/10/2016]

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Baylor chemistry professor testifies before Congress on smartphone application that can detect eye cancer in children.
[3/24/2016]

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Princeton plasma physicist to deliver faith & science lecture at Baylor University
[3/23/2016]

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Innovation – Why Waco? Why Now?
[3/21/2016]

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Internal grant update: Brown Fund deadline extended
[2/26/2016]

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From General Tire to the BRIC: The Demise and Rebirth of a Waco Manufacturing Facility
[2/17/2016]

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Baylor prof researches how algae can clean water — and generate the power to do so
[2/11/2016]
When most people look at algae, they see an icky, slippery green patch — something that is either an inconvenience or easily ignored. But when Dr. Scott James sees algae, he envisions the future — a future where cities save energy and money as they harness the power of algae to provide clean water. James, […]
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Baylor Autism Resource Clinic a regional hub of services for families affected by autism.
[2/11/2016]

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Baylor Distinguished Professor of Biology and Vaccine Researcher at Baylor College of Medicine receives prestigious Honduran national science award.
[2/10/2016]

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Baylor Inter-disciplinary Team Projects Long-Term Effects of Climate Change, Deforestation on Himalayan Mountain Basins
[10/19/2015]
WACO, Texas (Oct. 19, 2015) — As part of an multi-disciplinary study, a team of Baylor researchers found that climatic changes, an increase in agricultural land use and population growth in the Himalaya Mountain basins could have negative impacts on water availability, further stressing a region plagued by natural disasters and food insecurity.
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Baylor Researcher Uncovers Ancient Wildebeest-Like Animal's ‘Strange Adaptation’ Similar to Dinosaur
[2/4/2016]
WACO, Texas (Feb. 4, 2016) – While studying fossilized skulls of Rusingoryx atopocranion, an extinct wildebeest-like animal, unearthed on Kenya’s Rusinga Island, researchers discovered that the mammal had a very unusual, trumpet-like nasal dome similar to lambeosaurine hadrosaur dinosaurs that lived during the Cretaceous period.
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U.S. Department of Energy Expert Gives Lecture on Plasma and Fusion
[1/20/2016]
WACO, Texas (Jan. 20, 2016) –James W. Van Dam, Ph.D, the research division director for the office of fusion energy sciences in the U.S. department of energy, will lecture from 2 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20 on plasma and fusion energy that is produced by plasma.
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Social science funding opportunity: U.S. Department of Defense Minerva Research Initiative
[1/21/2016]

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New agreement with Envoy Air, Inc., eases way to pilot careers for Baylor Air Science students.
[1/20/2016]

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Baylor to Host Major 2016 Mathematics Conference
[1/14/2016]

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Waco Foundation Executive Director meets with NASA Astronaut at the BRIC
[12/15/2015]

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Enthralled audience hears astronaut describe life aboard space station, thrill of launch and spacewalks.
[12/15/2015]

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OVPR Postdoc Fellowship Program moving to annual application cycle - next deadline Oct. 5, 2016
[12/8/2015]

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CFRIP proposal deadline extended
[12/7/2015]

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Baylor philosopher explores legal issues surrounding religion in new book
[12/3/2015]

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Researchers Look For A Way To Keep Seniors From Falling
[11/23/2015]

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Reminder: OVPR Proposal Development Seminars
[11/17/2015]

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Region 12 students receive cars for mobility at ‘Go Baby Go!’ event
[11/10/2015]

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Baylor engineer receives grant to study the way contaminants move through the Gulf of Mexico
[11/9/2015]

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Dr. Marlan O. Scully to deliver inaugural Paint Branch lecture at University of Maryland
[10/16/2015]
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Halliburton Partners with Baylor to Increase College Retention and Graduation Rates among Engineering and Computer Science Majors
[10/9/2015]
WACO, Texas (Oct. 9, 2015) – Baylor University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science (ECS) has received a grant from Halliburton to support the development of a pilot program, the Learning Resource Center, that aims to increase retention and graduation rates among undergraduate engineering and computer science students.
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Baylor Physicist Appointed to Management Team of Major Scientific Experiment at CERN
[10/9/2015]

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OVPR Postdoctoral Fellowship Program - applications due Wed., Oct. 7
[9/15/2015]

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Baylor Researchers Find Popular Herbicide Doesn’t Have Long-term Effect on Water and Aquatic Plant Life
[9/3/2015]
A recent study by a multi-disciplinary team of Baylor University researchers found that a popular herbicide does not appear to have a long-term, measurable impact on aquatic plant life.
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Baylor Researcher Receives NSF Grant to Study Gesture-Based Interaction for Users with Chronic Pain
[9/14/2015]
WACO, Texas (Sept. 14, 2015) –Michael Poor, Ph.D., assistant professor of computer science in Baylor University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science has received a $158,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to fund his research on the exploration of gestural interaction usage for users with chronic pain-related diseases and conditions.
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Baylor Faculty Member Named Fellow of American Chemical Society
[7/20/2015]
WACO, Texas (July 20, 2015) – George Cobb, Ph.D., chair of the Baylor University’s environmental science department in the College of Arts & Sciences, was named a 2015 American Chemical Society (ACS) Fellow. Cobb was one of 78 people selected and will be honored in August, at the society’s fall national meeting in Boston.
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Keeping it Clean: Baylor Toxicologist Devoted to Ensuring Clean, Sustainable Water Resources Around the World.
[6/10/2015]

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ENSURING CLEAN WATER
[6/9/2015]

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UNLOCKING THE PATTERNS OF LIFE
[6/9/2015]

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HELPING FAMILIES HEAL
[6/9/2015]
It's not just about decrypting the mysteries of the unknown. It's greater than that.
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Baylor alum leading research on ‘the brain’s GPS’
[6/2/2015]

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Professor Awarded $359,000 from Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Research Program
[5/27/2015]

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Baylor University to Lead Physical Activity and Screen Time Components of a $4.9 Million Grant from USDA
[4/17/2015]

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Upcoming event: "Write Winning Grant Proposals" for faculty in the arts, humanities, social science and education
[3/31/2015]

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Baylor Distinguished Professor of Ethics assists British University with Study of Gratitude
[3/26/2015]

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Unfolding the Riddles of Proteins
[6/4/2014]

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BUILDING HEALTHIER LIVES
[5/28/2014]
It's not just about igniting the engine of small business. It's greater than that.
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SNIFFING OUT CANCER
[5/28/2014]
It's not just about building the first mechanical dog's nose. It's greater than that.
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SAVING THE OCEANS
[5/28/2014]
It's not just about tracking the longest-living mammal. It's greater than that.
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GOING WITH THE FLOW
[3/25/2015]

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CASPER Space Sciences Laboratory Director Promotes Annual ISU Space Studies Program at Ohio University
[3/18/2015]

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Baylor Nursing School grant to help develop tool to measure geriatric competencies
[2/27/2015]
WACO, Texas (Feb. 27, 2015) - Baylor University’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) has received a grant from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to partner with Baylor Scott & White Health North and Baylor Institute of Rehabilitation to develop, test and validate an evaluation model to measure geriatric competencies.
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Former Engineering Faculty Member Retains Close Ties with Baylor Researchers
[2/13/2015]

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Baylor professor receives NIH grant to study connection between early-life seizures and autism
[2/9/2015]

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March 2 application deadline fast approaching for networking grants offered by the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities
[2/4/2015]

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U.S. Department of Energy now accepting applications for its 2015 Science Graduate Student Research Program
[2/3/2015]

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Baylor University Student Awarded Fellowship from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
[2/3/2015]

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Baylor scientist is a Washington regular for U.S. veterans
[2/3/2015]

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Reminder: applications for internal grants due Feb. 18
[1/29/2015]

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Baylor Museum Studies Chair awarded Summerlee Foundation grant for upcoming book on German Texans.
[1/22/2015]

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Publisher releases Baylor English professor's book on storytelling influence in Southern literature
[1/13/2015]

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On the Research Tracks blog: Selected funding opportunities in the arts, humanities, social sciences and education
[1/6/2015]

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Get to know Michigan State University research with our special Cotton Bowl preview
[12/31/2014]

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On the Research Tracks blog: IRB votes to require use of updated forms for protocol submission
[12/10/2014]

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NIH, AHRQ announce new format for biographical sketches
[12/9/2014]

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There's still time to register for the OVPR Proposal Development Workshops
[12/8/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: Kansas State University
[12/5/2014]

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Baylor research helps provide resolution to families of missing immigrants found near the border
[12/3/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: Texas Tech University
[11/28/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: Oklahoma State University
[11/21/2014]

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Entrepreneur, Founder of Global Social Advocacy Organization to Speak at Baylor University
[11/14/2014]

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Southwest Research Institute’s Manufacturing Director to Speak at Baylor Research Lecture Series
[11/11/2014]

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Eye cancer in children? Baylor profs develop an app for that
[11/2/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: University of Oklahoma
[11/7/2014]

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Reminder: Internal pre-proposals for NSF MRI program due Dec. 11
[11/4/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: University of Kansas
[10/31/2014]

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BRIC summer high school research assistant earns National Merit commendation
[10/27/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: West Virginia University
[10/17/2014]

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Reminder: One week left to apply for special fall URC grants
[10/15/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: TCU
[10/10/2014]

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Call for proposals: Allocations on Blue Waters High-Performance Computing System
[10/7/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: UT Austin
[10/3/2014]

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Upcoming event: Texas American College of Sports Medicine Fall Lecture Tour with Dr. Patricia Painter
[10/6/2014]

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Technology services and innovation company announces move to BRIC.
[9/29/2014]

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Get to know Big 12 research: Iowa State University
[9/26/2014]

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NCAA, DoD extend deadline to request information on concussion education research grant
[9/19/2014]

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Baylor ethics professor's co-authored book featured in recent New York Times column
[9/18/2014]

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Baylor music professors release recording of 20th century Paris Conservatoire composers
[9/18/2014]

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Baylor students get back to nature in the fight against antibiotic-resistant pathogens
[9/15/2014]

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Material Witness: Award-winning Ph.D. candidate plumbs the nature of high-tech composites
[9/10/2014]

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OVPR announces changes to internal grant program for arts & humanities research
[9/8/2014]

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Internal funding reminder: URC special fall round -- applications due Oct. 22
[9/8/2014]

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Funding opportunity: NCAA and U.S. Department of Defense team up for research program aimed at changing the culture surrounding concussion reporting and treatment
[9/5/2014]

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Baylor Psychology Professor Receives APA Mentoring Award
[8/29/2014]
WACO, Texas (Aug. 29, 2014)--Wade C. Rowatt, Ph.D, professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences, has been awarded national mentoring award from the American Psychological Association. Rowatt was recognized for his contribution to the psychology of religion by mentoring individuals who have become active in the field.
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Rapoport Academy Student Participates in NASA 15th year program, High School Aerospace Scholars
[8/4/2014]

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L-3 Platform Integration Expands Presence at Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative
[8/19/2014]

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Baylor one of only two Texas universities ranked in College Choice Top 50 schools for aspiring entrepreneurs
[8/19/2014]

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Baylor’s First Mechanical Engineering Ph.D. Candidate Completes Internship at Renowned Sandia National Laboratories
[8/15/2014]
WACO, Texas (Aug. 15, 2014) – It started with Lego towers.
Then, as Sarah Stair’s love of building things grew, she advanced to constructing weight-bearing bridges out of paper and participating in the egg-drop contest – a rite of passage for students involved in science Olympiads and other such competitions.
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Baylor professor’s new book explores anti-fascist rites of passage in Francoist Spain
[8/6/2014]

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Baylor Great Texts professor awarded Humboldt Fellowship
[8/6/2014]

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Baylor research in the news: Dinosaurs may have fallen victim to historically bad timing
[7/30/2014]

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Education Service Center Region 12, Huckabee Architecture-Engineering-Management Form Research Venture with Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC)
[7/24/2014]

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Baylor Professor featured in National Geographic for Work in Extreme Environments
[6/23/2014]
WACO, Texas (June 23, 2014) – When looking at the series of photos on Keith Schubert’s computer screen, most people will likely see what they believe is some sort of black goo arranged like an intricate maze on a rock wall. But Schubert, Ph.D., associate professor of electrical and computer engineering in Baylor University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science, sees life.
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