Amid Friday's explosion of exciting local news about endeavors involving everything from Texas State Technical College's Texas Aerospace Center of Excellence to plans for a gated apartment complex behind NeighborWorks Waco's downtown office, we're particularly thrilled about the leap over busy U.S. Interstate 35 by Baylor University's respected School of Social Work.
By Tim Wood Baylor University's board of regents meetings contained no surprises. The board adopted its 2010-11 operating budget and approved a new nursing degree and the School of Social Work's move downtown.
By Vicki Marsh Kabat Ashley Brown, who earns her Master of Social Work degree Saturday from Baylor University's School of Social Work, has more reason than most to celebrate her achievement. Her graduation comes just days before she undergoes her second kidney transplant in 10 years.