W. Basketball. Four Seniors Focused on Final Four, Not Milestones

Between them, seniors Nina Davis, Alexis Jones, Khadijah Cave and Alexis Prince have scored 5,440 points in their Baylor careers and racked up nine Big 12 regular-season or tournament championships.

Softball. Softball Postpones Conference Opener with Kansas

LAWRENCE, Kan. – Baylor softball will postpone today’s scheduled Big 12 opener with the Kansas Jayhawks, announced Friday by the teams’ head coaches.

Track. T&F Heads To Alamo City For Roadrunners Invitational

The Baylor track and field team will continue its outdoor slate by traveling to the Roadrunners Invitational hosted by UTSA at the Park West Athletics Complex in San Antonio, Texas, Friday and Saturday.

W. Basketball. 2 Earn WBCA All-Region Accolades

Baylor women’s basketball sophomore Kalani Brown and senior Nina Davis were named All-Region 3 nominees for 2017 WBCA NCAA Division I Coaches All-America team on Thursday evening. The selection committee will select 10 players from the All-Region list of 52 to receive 2017 WBCA All-America recognition.

Biz Bahrain: Strategic Entrepreneurship

March 22, 2017
In this article, Peter Klein, Ph.D., professor of entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business and research fellow at the Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise, answers questions about his work on economic theory, his tips for budding entrepreneurs and his thoughts on the economy of Bahrain.

CNN: Scientology: What exactly is it?

March 22, 2017
This article on Scientology features J. Gordon Melton, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of American Religious History in the Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR). Melton writes about Scientology on Patheos, a nondenominational religious website.

Forbes: How I learned to stop worrying and love the machine

March 23, 2017
This story cites a study by Baylor sociologist Paul McClure, which found that people who are fearful of robots, artificial intelligence and technology that they don’t understand are more likely to fear losing their jobs. In the study of more than 1,500 participants, a third fit the definition of “technophobe.” “This is a real concern among a substantial portion of the American population,” McClure said. “They are not simply a subgroup of generally fearful people.” (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, pitched this story nationally. She covers sociology research and faculty.)

KGO-AM Morning News (San Francisco): If robots scare you, it could hurt your health

March 23, 2017
AUDIO: People who are afraid of robots are three times more likely to fear losing their jobs to technology and not having enough money in the future, according to a study by Baylor sociologist Paul McClure. Those who feel most threatened are women, non-whites and the less education — and while the fear may be irrational, it is real, McClure said. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director for Baylor Media Communications, pitched this story nationally. She covers sociology research and faculty.)

#BearsOfBaylor — “It feels like one big family…”

“I’m a third-year grad student. I’ve had a really good time [at Baylor]. It’s kind of hard thinking about the fact that I have to leave, because it’s like a little utopia. I like how it’s a nurturing environment that isn’t too laissez faire. You still have people to help you, but you’re given a […]

Why are green and gold Baylor’s official school colors?

In the spring of 1897, Baylor officials tasked a committee of students with selecting the right school colors. If you know anything about Baylor, you probably know what they decided — the green and gold we still fling today. But do you know why they selected those colors to represent all things Baylor? Here’s how it […]

#BearsOfBaylor — “People wanted to see me thrive academically, spiritually, socially…”

“I originally came to Baylor because I was interested in studying medicine and was going pre-med, but as I started taking classes here and grew more and more in my faith, I realized it was a decision I made for all the wrong reasons. “Fortunately, through the University Scholars program, I switched to studying linguistics […]

#BearsOfBaylor — “I’m having a good year. Got into grad school, won two competitions…”

“Baylor was the one place I auditioned [as a vocal performance (opera) major]. I like it here. … I’m having a good year. Got into grad school, won two competitions — I get to go to Carnegie Hall and sing in May, and I’m going to go to Germany to sing some opera. So, it’s been […]

Baptist World Alliance Leader Will Present the 2017 Willson-Addis Lecture

WACO, Texas (March 24, 2017) – Neville Callam, Ph.D., general secretary and chief executive officer of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA), will present this year’s Willson-Addis Lecture at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 28.

On National Medal of Honor Day (March 25), Baylor Remembers WWII Heroes Kane and Lummus

WACO, Texas (March 24, 2017) – Baylor University can count among its thousands of alumni many who could be regarded as heroes – from missionaries, teachers, doctors and nurses to members of the U.S. Armed Forces who served faithfully and heroically in defense of freedom. On March 25, America commemorates the 3,498 individuals who were bestowed the Medal of Honor – the nation’s highest award for valor in action against an enemy force – on National Medal of Honor Day.

This Week at Baylor – March 26-April 1

WACO, Texas (March 24, 2017) – This week, Baylor University is hosting several notable speakers, concerts and events including Browning Day at the Armstrong Browning Library, Movies with MA featuring “The Shack” and BURST URSA Scholars Week.

Baylor Mock Trial Places Second in Regional Tournament, Continues to Nationals

WACO, Texas (March 23, 2017) – The Baylor undergraduate mock trial team is headed to nationals after placing second in the Opening Round Championship Series for the American Mock Trial Association, held in Memphis, Tennessee from March 17-19.

What's New BU March 20, 2017

Veterans of Baylor hosting 1st golf tournament. Bearathon will be held this Saturday!

What's New BU March 13, 2017

The Beall Poetry Festival events start Wednesday. Help Mission Waco build Urban REAP.

What's New BU February 27, 2017

Get free fruits and vegetables at the Mobile Food Pantry. Baylor Pharmacy announcement.

What's New BU February 20, 2017

Working with Children Workshop today! UBreak this Friday! Join for free breakfast and coffee.

May 2016 To-Do List

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March 2016 To-Do List

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February 2016 To-Do List

Steps to success!

Mar. 27 9:05am - 12:05pmChapel - Freshman Class Officer's Chapel
Mar. 29 9:05am - 12:05pmChapel - Lenten Service
Mar. 29 12:00-1:30pmBaylor Missions: F/S Lunch & Learn
Mar. 31 - Apr. 1Formation Spring Campout
Apr. 3 9:05am - 12:05pmChapel - Brennan Lowery
Apr. 5 9:05am - 12:05pmChapel - Men's Choir
Apr. 9 6:30-8:30pmThe Gathering