Baylor Homecoming 2013 - October 30-November 1, 2014
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Homecoming Events - Freshman Mass Meeting
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Foster Campus for Business & Innovation -- Oct. 2014

Work on the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation continues at a brisk pace. @[29363152418:274:Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business] will move into its new home next fall.

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W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Heads to Jack Kramer Intercollegiate

Three Baylor women's tennis players will head to California to participate in the Jack Kramer Intercollegiate with play beginning on Thursday and running through Sunday at the Jack Kramer Tennis Club.

W. Volleyball. VB's Offense Carries Bears to Four-Set Win at TTU

Baylor hit .261, had four players with double-digit kills and three with double-doubles in the Bears' win over Texas Tech at United Supermarkets Arena.

Football. Rededication of Grant Teaff Statue Set For Saturday

Prior to Saturday's #BaylorHomecoming game against Kansas will be a rededication of the legendary Grant Teaff Statue, the school announced Wednesday.

M. Golf. Men's Golf Takes Second at Royal Oaks

The Baylor men's golf team finished in second place at the Royal Oaks Intercollegiate after shooting even-par 355 in Tuesday's final round. The Bears recorded a 54-hole, six-count-five total of 16-over 1,081, one stroke behind tournament champion Oklahoma State.

Activebeat: Are You a Cyberchondriac?

Oct. 24, 2014
Research conducted by Thomas Fergus, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience in the College of Arts & Sciences, on “cyberchondria,” the term used to describe the anxiety of those who obsess about their health by searching online about symptoms and illnesses, is cited in this article about nine signs of being a cyberchondriac. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications who covers psychology and neuroscience research and faculty at Baylor, originally pitched Fergus's research in October 2013 and placed it in numerous national media outlets.)

Arkansas Business: Weyerhaeuser CEO Doyle R. Simons Says Housing Stats On Path Out of the Woods

Oct. 27, 2014
Q&A with Doyle R. Simons, B.B.A. ’86, president and chief executive officer of Weyerhaeuser, one of the world's largest forest products companies. “Our vision is to grow a truly great company. A critical part of that is making a great contribution to society — and we do that by making products that make life better. Our wood products are used to build homes where people raise their families. Our cellulose fibers are used to make diapers that keep babies healthy and clean. Every day our products help people meet fundamental needs.”

Environmental Protection Agency: EPA Supporting Next Generation of Environmental Scientists Through 105 Fellowship Grants

Oct. 22, 2014
Gavin Saari, a graduate student studying environmental science at Baylor, recently received a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Saari and others who were awarded grants are conducting research related to mitigating the impacts of climate change on plant communities.

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Baylor’s 1974 SWC champs

When the 1974 college football season began, the Bears were a popular choice to finish last in the Southwest Conference. But 40 years (and one miracle) later, the 1974 team has anchored its place among the best in Baylor history. In just the third year of head coach Grant Teaff’s 21-year tenure at Baylor, the Bears won eight […]

10 most popular McLane Stadium brick inscriptions

More than 6,000 Baylor fans participated in the Stadium Bricks Campaign between December 2012 and March 2014, raising upwards of $1.6 million for the project and accounting for more than 7,200 bricks. So what did Bear fans inscribe on all those bricks? Click through the photo gallery below to see the top-10 most common subjects. Sic ’em, […]

It’s #BaylorHomecoming Week!

105 years ago, Baylor hosted the first collegiate homecoming celebration in the nation. This weekend, we again renew that tradition, as thousands of alumni return to campus to “catch that Baylor spirit again,” as President Samuel Palmer Brooks famously wrote so long ago. The festivities begin in earnest Thursday night with Freshman Mass Meeting and […]

‘Green, Gold, Baylor’ board book teaches colors (and BU) to future Bears

“Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it.” — Proverbs 22:6 As a parent, there are few things more fun than sharing your Baylor pride with your little ones at an early age, and the newest release from Baylor Press makes that even […]

Baylor Grad’s Documentary about Texas Rangers and Killings of Tejanos in 1915 to be Shown Nov. 6 at Baylor

WACO, (Oct. 30, 2014) — “Border Bandits,” a documentary that tells the first-person story of a 19-year-old cowboy who saw Texas Rangers shoot two unarmed Mexican-Americans in the back following a 1915 raid by Mexican banditos on a Texas ranch, will be shown at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at Marrs McLean Science Building, Room 101, on Baylor University campus.

Baylor Interdisciplinary Core Alumni Lecture Will Examine Relationship between Students’ Education and Future

WACO, Texas (Oct. 29, 2014) – Alumna Megan Rapp, B.B.A./B.A. ’07, will be the guest speaker for this year’s Baylor Interdisciplinary Core (BIC) Homecoming Lecture at 2:45 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, in the Bobo Spiritual Life Center. She will present a lecture titled “Letting My Life Speak: Pursuing International Affairs as a Vocation.”

#BaylorHomecoming 2014 Will Welcome Bears Flung Afar Via Social Media

WACO, Texas (Oct. 24, 2014) – Oct. 30-Nov. 1, thousands of Baylor University alumni will descend on Waco to celebrate Homecoming 2014. Reunion dinners, Pigskin Revue, the bonfire, parade, and of course the football game versus Kansas highlight the event’s schedule. Even though some of Baylor's 165,000 living alumni won't be able to make it back to campus, they can join in the Homecoming spirit, thanks to the university’s social media channels.

The Wall Street Journal Drama Critic to Speak at World Issues Lectureship

WACO, Texas (Oct. 24, 2014) – Renowned theater critic Terry Teachout will return to Baylor’s campus to speak at the 21st Annual Laura Blanche Jackson Lectureship in World Issues at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, in the Paul W. Powell Chapel in Truett Seminary. Teachout will lecture on, “The story of Ambassador Satch: Louis Armstrong, Jazz, and International Relations.” A reception will follow in Truett’s Great Hall.

On the Baylor Horizon Homecoming Edition October 29, 2014

Homecoming Events, Activities, and Hours of Operation of Dining Areas

On the Baylor Horizon October 27, 2014

Register for Who's Got Game Charity Basketball tournament. See how you can participate in a Pumpkin Painting Contest!

On the Baylor Horizon October 20, 2014

Steppin' Out registration ends October 27. The 2014 Baylor Symposium on Faith and Culture, "Faith and Film," starts Thursday!

On the Baylor Horizon Fall Break Edition Ocober 16, 2014

Fall Break events, activities, and hours of operation of dining areas.

April 2014 To-Do List

Did you know that a lot of students are absolutely wrong about their professors?

March 2014 To-Do List

Did you know that you could be really hurting yourself by not getting at least 7 hours of sleep per night?

February 2014 To-Do List

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.

November 2013 To-Do List

Prioritize: Review the Registration Checklist, be familiar with the Early Registration Schedule, review the CL&L Calendar for resident hall hours during breaks, and more.

Oct. 30 7:00-9:00pmPigskin Revue
Oct. 30 7:00-9:00pmCrowning of the Queen - Pigskin Revue
Oct. 30 10:00-11:45pmFreshman Mass Meeting
Oct. 31 2:00-4:00pmMartin Museum of Art Homecoming Gallery Tours
Oct. 31 7:00pmSingspiration
Oct. 31 6:30-8:30pmPigskin Revue
Oct. 31 6:00-10:30pmExtravaganza