Baylor students, if you're not going to Dallas to cheer on your Baylor Bears, then come to the Baylor vs. SMU Watch Party starting at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, September 4 at the Allison Indoor Practice Facility.
By God’s grace, we are living in a golden era at Baylor University. However, today we are filled with profound sadness. Yesterday, a former student-athlete was convicted for the sexual assault of another former student-athlete. Our hearts are broken for the victim who has been terribly harmed by this unspeakable tragedy. We also grieve for all those who have been touched by this human calamity, and for our beloved University, whose essential purpose and distinctive mission are to be guarded as the treasured legacy of our founders.
With three runners in the top eight, including the champion, the Baylor women's cross country team claimed the Bear Twilight Invitational for a ninth-straight year Tuesday at the H.O.T. Soccer Complex. The men's squad took second at the season-opening meet.
Aug. 28, 2015 Representatives of the Baptist General Convention of Texas Executive Board staff and Baylor’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing joined in a “passing the mantle” ceremony on Aug. 26. After nearly 30 years in the Dallas building, the BGCT has passed the facilities on to Baylor nursing school. “Now, with the Louise Herrington School of Nursing making use of this facility, we Texas Baptists are confident and excited that many lives will enjoy the positive physical benefits of extraordinary nursing care from a spiritual foundation. The future is bright for Texas Baptists and Baylor Nurses,” said BGCT Executive Director David Hardage. (Eric Eckert, Baylor Media Communications specialist, covers Louise Herrington School of Nursing.)
Aug. 31, 2015 Baylor University has joined the list of colleges using the Rave Guardian app to promote safety on campus. The app allows students, faculty and staff to communicate easily with the police department in the event of an emergency. Quoted are Baylor Police Chief Brad Wigtil and Mark Childers, associate vice president for public safety and security. According to Wigtil, “The ability to communicate with the police department is critical.” Referring to the usefulness of the app, Childers said “If there’s something going on that doesn’t look right, doesn’t seem right, that may be critical, (users) can report that real time and we can respond to it real time and stop whatever the threat is.”
Aug. 28, 2015 Article about the importance of a master’s degree mentions Baylor University’s online and evening M.B.A. programs to help students with jobs and families. A problem often faced by those pursuing an advanced degree is time away from a paying salary, yet with programs like Baylor’s, time is no longer an issue.
A few weeks ago, we asked you, Baylor Nation, to post pictures to Twitter and Instagram of how you show your Baylor pride. After sorting through hundreds of photos, we’ve picked 29 finalists for the “Are You #BaylorProud?” photo contest. Now, it’s your turn to choose the winner. Between now and Sept. 3, go to this photo gallery on the […]
Viewers who tune in Friday’s Baylor-SMU football game — a nationally televised contest on ESPN — will see more than just a good football team; they’ll also get a glimpse at the heart of Baylor, as the university’s new 30-second commercial makes its debut. But you, Baylor family, don’t have to wait; you can see it […]
One week from today, Baylor football will kick off the 2015 season at SMU (6 p.m., ESPN). Coming off back-to-back Big 12 titles, the Bears will begin the year ranked No. 4 in the nation — the program’s best-ever preseason ranking. Why so high? For starters, Baylor returns 17 of 22 starters from last year’s […]
For several years now, Baylor students and the Waco community have celebrated the start of football season with a combined pep rally and concert known as Traditions Rally. In 2012, Texas country artist Cory Morrow headlined the event; in 2013, it was singer-songwriter Ben Rector; and last fall, it was former American Idol winner Phillip […]
WACO, Texas (Aug. 31, 2015) – Baylor University will debut its new television commercial during Friday’s nationally televised football game between Baylor and SMU. The featured game on ESPN, the Bears and Mustangs will kick off at 6 p.m. at Gerald J. Ford Stadium in Dallas.
WACO, Texas (Aug. 28, 2015) – Atticus Finch from Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning book “To Kill a Mockingbird” has been a longstanding literary hero, but the publication of the sequel, “Go Set a Watchman,” leaves his hero status in question.
DALLAS, Texas (Aug. 28, 2015) — The Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) and the Baptist General Convention of Texas (BGCT), also known as Texas Baptists, hosted a Passing of the Mantle building ceremony Wednesday at the BGCT, located at 333 North Washington Ave. in Dallas.
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!