Dec. 13, 2013 Op-ed by Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr regarding Christian persecution that undermines hope for democracy in the Middle East. Judge Starr delivered a keynote address at an international conference on "Christianity and Freedom" Dec. 13-14 in Rome, co-sponsored by Georgetown and Baylor. (This op-ed was placed by Lori Fogleman, assistant vice president for Baylor Media Communications.)
Dec. 13, 2013 Q&A with Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr about the challenges facing higher education as tuition rises, student loan debts accumulate and recent graduates struggle to find jobs.
Baylor earned a school-record 10 All-Big 12 selections as chosen by the league's coaches, the conference announced on Wednesday. Bears garner league's Coach, Offensive Player and Offensive Lineman of the Year.
The City of Waco this week will start a new Friday Night DASH free trolley service that will circle from Baylor to downtown Waco from 8:00 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. on Friday nights while Baylor is in session (service will start at 6:30 p.m. December 6).
Dec. 16, 2013 Article featuring the work of Lori Baker, Ph.D., professor of anthropology in Baylor's College of Arts & Sciences, who has led teams of Baylor students to recover the remains of immigrants that died along the Texas-Mexico border and conduct DNA tests in an effort to identify the unknown. (This story was placed by Tonya Lewis, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, who is responsible for covering the department of anthropology.)
Dec. 13, 2013 Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr's USA TODAY op-ed on Christian persecution in the Middle East has been picked up by dozens of Gannett Co. newspapers. Judge Starr delivered a keynote address at an international conference on "Christianity and Freedom" Dec. 13-14 in Rome, co-sponsored by Georgetown and Baylor. (This op-ed was placed by Lori Fogleman, assistant vice president for Baylor Media Communications.)
Dec. 11, 2013 Baylor graduate and University Scholar Philip LeMasters, BA '84, will be the featured speaker at McMurry University's Fall 2013 Commencement. He is dean of the School of Social Sciences and Religion, director of the Honors Program and a professor of religion at McMurry.
If you love Christmas music, there’s a new release by a Baylor alum with a story of perseverance behind it. There was a time that Joseph Fuller, MM ’04, might never have imagined that his latest album, Christmastime, was even a possibility. Regaining basic motor skills after a major traffic accident seemed like a pretty …
In addition to spreading the Gospel around the world, Christians throughout history have spearheaded efforts to abolish slavery and encourage economic growth, female literacy, a free press, education and many other advances that are the bedrock of stable, democratic societies. That’s just one of many reasons Baylor President Ken Starr gave in a recent op-ed …
Throughout the month of December, we’ve been sharing some of our favorite Baylor Christmas images on Pinterest. Based on your likes, repins and comments, here are our 10 most popular pins (so far): 10. Elf on the Shelf celebrates Baylor’s Fiesta Bowl bid 9. “Merry Christmas from Baylor” billboard on I-35 8. Baylor Bell Cloisonne …
Looking for the perfect gift for your favorite Baylor Bear? We’re here to help; here are some suggestions: * How about a book? The History of Baylor Sports is a beautiful, 350-page, coffee table book covering more than a century’s worth of Baylor athletics; make sure you use the discount code at Baylor Press to …
WACO, Texas (Dec. 20, 2013) - In observance of the Christmas and New Year's holidays, Baylor University will close from Dec. 24 through Jan. 1. Baylor University administrative offices will have adjusted hours during the break. Classes will begin Monday, Jan. 13 for the spring semester.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 17, 2013) - Students who have fulfilled all degree requirements in their area of study will celebrate fall commencement on Saturday, Dec. 21, at Baylor University's Ferrell Center, 1900 S. University Parks Drive.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 12, 2013) - Fourteen Baylor students traveled to Chicago Nov. 23 to 26 to participate in the American Model United Nations Conference, where more than 1,000 college students from across the country participate in a simulation of the United Nations.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 12, 2013) -- Civilians traumatized by Libya's civil war in 2011 -- which left many homeless, poor and grieving -- have virtually no access to mental health professionals, but many have found healing through small groups led by Libyan volunteers who were trained by American professionals, according to a Baylor University study.
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.
Note all dates for projects and exams in your planner. Request accommodationsfrom OALA. Start tutoring now by consulting the "Subjects Tutored List." After February 11, students who withdraw are assigned either a WP or a WF.