“[The Word Became Flesh] In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.”
Baylor Bookstore will host an in-store book signing for 15 authors from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 5. Each author currently has titles in the Baylor Bookstore and many are alumni of Baylor University adding another great event to an exciting weekend.
The summer schedule of classes is available, and there are some exciting changes thanks to student input. In addition to the schedule's early availability, online course offerings have expanded starting with summer 2016.
Nov. 16, 2015 Baylor University mechanical engineering student Alex Le Roux has revealed the latest version of the concrete 3D printer he first unveiled over the summer. Le Roux added significant improvements to the printer’s electronic and mechanical hardware, which helps it reach impressive printing speeds. The printer would primarily be used to print large-scale concrete components that could be combined into larger construction projects.
When Aleena Garcia was a 7th grader at Waco’s Live Oak Classical School, she got good news: Live Oak was starting a football team. For an avid sports fan and athlete like Garcia, a football team meant opportunity. But she also received some bad news that year: Her parents weren’t going to let her play. Despite […]
No. 25/23 Baylor men's basketball hosts Prairie View A&M in the second half of a Wednesday night doubleheader at the Ferrell Center. One ticket is good for both the women's basketball game at 6 p.m. and the men's game at 8:30 p.m.
Nov. 17, 2015 Presbyterian Village North, a senior living community in Dallas, has named Michael Sims, M.B.A. ’93, associate executive director. In his new position, Sims will work to provide visionary leadership, fulfill administrative and operational duties and help manage teams to ensure excellent resident care. Sims previously served as interim administrator and has more than 42 years of experience working in senior living and continuing care retirement communities.
Nov. 26, 2015 Fort Hood Garrison Commander Col. Todd Fox and Baylor men’s basketball coach Scott Drew announced that the Baylor men’s basketball team will play an exhibition game Dec. 16 at Fort Hood. The game, against Hardin-Simmons University from Abilene, will be played in Abrams Physical Fitness Center’s gymnasium. The game will be open to only Soldiers and their Families but will be broadcast on FOX Sports affiliates. The Baylor players will wear the III Corps patch on their uniforms for the game, which Fox said was a “fitting tribute” to III Corps Headquarters and Fort Hood.
Nov. 25, 2015 VIDEO: In this lighthearted pre-game story, the football rivalry between Baylor and TCU is explored in an interesting way. In an effort to discover what could have caused the “death” of Bruin, a 98-year-old stuffed bear that was buried by TCU students following their win over Baylor in 1917, Lori Baker, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology in Baylor’s College of Arts and Sciences, conducted an “autopsy” to learn the official cause of death. (Tonya B. Lewis, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, coordinated the interview. She covers faculty and research in the anthropology department.)
The year was 2001. Chip Gaines, BBA 98, had a truck that needed a brake inspection; Joanna Stevens, BA ’01, needed to put in some hours at her father’s tire shop. A “Hey, you’re the girl from the commercials!” got things started, and two years later, they were married. Fast-forward almost 15 years, and the […]
So we all gave thanks on Thursday — and then immediately our nation’s attention turned to shopping and deals on Black Friday and Cyber Monday. To help us refocus, in recent years many across the country have followed up by celebrating #GivingTuesday — a day to support worthy causes with a financial gift. Throughout the day Tuesday, you’ll likely see […]
It seems only natural now that Baylor University would have a diverse and service-minded seminary that educates future ministers to impact the world around them. But, for almost a century, the dream of a Baylor seminary was just that — a dream. Thankfully, that all changed 25 years ago, as the vision for a Baylor seminary took […]
Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others, as faithful stewards of God’s grace in its various forms. ~ 1 Peter 4:10 As I see it, there are two ways a Baylor fan can go this year when it comes to Christmas presents (whether you’re working on your wish list, or […]
WACO, Texas (Nov. 30, 2015) — Changed labor laws — with some states curtailing collective bargaining rights — may lessen political participation by teachers and other public employees, traditionally cornerstones in the election of Democrats, a Baylor University study has found.
WACO, Texas (Nov. 30, 2015) – Blurred boundaries between advertising and public relations professions due to new roles in social media raise the question of whether educators can adequately prepare their students for a career in those growing fields, according to a Baylor study.
Do you feel like you set goals but aren't getting results? Maybe you have set a goal to "study more," "do better," or "be more organized." These goals are noble, but they are vague. How will you know when you have reached your goal? Try making your goals as specific as possible.
Ever feel like you spend SO MUCH TIME studying but don't see the results you wish you did? Are you putting in lots of hours but not seeing an improvement? Maybe it's time to rethink the way that you study.
We hope you are enjoying your Fall semester at Baylor! How are you progressing in your courses? If you are doing well, then keep up the great work! If you are not doing so well, then be proactive and seek out assistance from a member of our caring and supportive Baylor community. We want you to be successful and enjoy your time at Baylor!