The Baylor equestrian team advanced to Fridayâ€™s quarterfinals with a 12-4 win over UT Martin in the opening round of the NCEA Championship. The No. 6-seeded Lady Bears picked up their 10th win of the season and advance to face No. 3-seeded Georgia.
In recognition of the best original films produced by students in Baylor's Film & Digital Media department this year, the 15th annual Black Glasses Film Festival will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, April 25, in Jones Theatre.
WACO, Texas (April 17, 2014) – Baylor’s Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) will welcome Nick Farah, president of the L-C Integrated Systems Group, at 6 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in the Baylor Sciences Building, Room B110.
WACO, Texas (April 15, 2014)—Which is better for learning — small groups or full-classroom instruction? Does individual teacher attention really improve a struggling student’s reading? How do you get rambunctious boys to behave?
WACO, Texas (April 8, 2014) — Lori Baker, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology in the College of Arts and Sciences at Baylor University, spoke Saturday, April 5 at Amnesty International’s 2014 Human Rights Watch conference in Chicago.
Baylor baseball hosts Kansas this weekend in a three-game Big 12 series at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (19-22, 5-9 Big 12) and Jayhawks (23-20, 6-9 Big 12) have games scheduled for 6:30 p.m. CT Friday on FOX Sports Plus, 3 p.m. Saturday on FOX Sports Plus and 1 p.m. Sunday on FOX College Sports.
April 23, 2014 Article on the passing of Associated Press reporter Robert Heard, B.B.A. ’51, J.D. ’55, who covered Texas state government, politics and sports for AP. Heard was known for his coverage of the 1966 University of Texas tower shootings, during which he, too, was hit by gunfire.
April 24, 2014 Karla Leeper, Ph.D., chief of staff, vice president of board and executive affairs and chief compliance officer at Baylor University, will soon become chief of staff to the president at Georgia Regents University in Augusta, Ga. Quoted are Leeper and Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr.
HBO premiered its new documentary “All About Ann,” which details the second female governor of Texas Ann Richards, in Austin on Wednesday. Richards received her bachelor of arts from Baylor University in 1954.
April 18, 2014 New research has found that listening to religious music among older Christians is associated with a decrease in anxiety about death and increases in life satisfaction, self-esteem, and sense of control over their lives. In particular, listening to gospel music is associated with a decrease in anxiety about death and an increase in sense of control. The research article in The Gerontologist, titled “Listening to Religious Music and Mental Health in Later Life,” was co-authored by Matt Bradshaw, Ph.D., assistant professor of sociology in Baylor’s College of Arts and Sciences. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, covers the sociology department.)
Believe it or not, the photos above are of the same house. On the left, the before; on the right, the after — as in, after Baylor alumni Chip and Joanna Gaines got their hands on it. The Gaineses are the hosts of HGTV’s newest show, Fixer Upper, which debuts tonight at 10 p.m. CT. You […]
As Baylor University’s Texas Hunger Initiative makes encouraging headway towards the mission of eliminating hunger in Texas, the project’s director will now also help shape the fight nationwide. THI Director Jeremy Everett, MDiv ’01, was appointed to the National Commission on Hunger by Speaker of the House John Boehner last week. Everett (pictured above) is one of just 10 members […]
In the Big 12 Conference’s 18-year history, Baylor men’s and women’s tennis have combined to win 22 regular season league titles. Even when accounting for ties, that’s more than half of the trophies awarded by the league. The No.6-ranked Bears and No.14-ranked Lady Bears continued that trend this spring, with head coach Matt Knoll’s men tying […]
He was never president, or even governor, but the Baylor Law School grad was once known as “the most powerful man in Texas.” Along the way, he not only shaped his home state of Texas, but helped set the stage for Baylor’s athletic success today. In nearly four decades of Lone Star politics, Bob Bullock, […]
WACO, Texas (April 24, 2014) – Combined choirs from the Baylor School of Music will perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Requiem Mass” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, for the school’s 111th annual President’s Concert in the Glennis McCrary Music Building, 110 Baylor Ave.
WACO, Texas (April 24, 2014) – The Institute for Faith and Learning at Baylor University will host a new annual lecture, the Bill and Roberta Bailey Family Lecture in Christian Ethics, named in honor of Bill and Roberta (Hatch) Bailey for their family’s commitment to Baylor, Waco and the church.
WACO, Texas (April 22, 2014) – In honor of Baylor’s math club becoming a chartered organization on campus for the first time, and in recognition of April as National Mathematics Month, the department of mathematics will host the first annual Mobius Lectures Tuesday through Thursday of this week.
WACO, Texas (April 22, 2014) -- Baylor University is mourning the passing of Daniel B. McGee, Ph.D., professor and Emeritus Melton Endowed Chair of Religion at Baylor University, who died Saturday, April 19, in Waco at the age of 80.
Check out the new OsoMobile App and Baylor Box, note all dates for projects and exams in your Planner, get a jump start on your papers this semester with the new Paper Planner Tool from the Library website, and much more.
Early registration times are posted in BearWeb on March 6. Prepare now. The Summer and Fall 2013 Schedule of Classes is now available. After March 19, students who withdraw or drop a class are assigned a WF or DF.