News Archives for May 2005

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Story Date
Baylor Designated for Additional $500,000 in Federal Funding for Lake Whitney Water Quality Project 5/19/2005
Sciences Building Nominated for Architecture Award 5/11/2005
Baylor Invited To Join Experimental Physics Lab 5/9/2005
Finalists Selected for $200,000 Cherry Award for Great Teaching 5/9/2005
Texas House of Representatives to Honor LEAF Program May 4 5/3/2005

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, characterized as having "high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university provides a vibrant campus community for approximately 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 11 nationally recognized academic divisions. Baylor sponsors 19 varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.