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Baseball. 2017 Baseball Summer League Update No. 3

After Baylor baseball’s very successful second season under Steve Rodriguez, 15 players have been assigned to play in various summer collegiate leagues across the country. The yearly tradition allows players to keep improving their skills in a live-game atmosphere against some of the country’s top talent.

W. Volleyball. Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award

Baylor volleyball was one of 145 NCAA Division I recipients of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award, announced by the organization on Monday.

Football. Sims Named to SWATA Hall of Fame

Four years after receiving the organization’s Most Distinguished Award, longtime Baylor trainer Mike Sims has been named to the Southwest Athletic Trainers’ Association Hall of Fame.

Football. Football Single-Game Tickets on Sale

Single-game tickets for four games of the 2017 Baylor football season are now available to the general public through the Baylor Athletics Department Ticket Office.

ABC Religion and Ethics (Australia): The Challenge for the Church in an Age of Distraction

July 12, 2017
Essay by Alan Jacobs, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of the Humanities in the Honors Program at Baylor’s Honors College, about self-examination by Christians and how “technological products that promise to fix whatever ails us have multiplied and diffused themselves into every imaginable area of our lives.” Jacobs writes that “Teaching about and reflection on technology should be a permanent and central part of church ministry, including pastoral understanding and regular conversation about the fears associated with silence and a lack of stimulation… if (church) cannot produce persons who have minds and consciences, it will surely die.”

CNN Philippines: U.S.-based choir performs Ryan Cayabyab's 'Da Coconut Nut' onboard plane

July 22, 2017
VIDEO: A United States men's choir was overjoyed in their flight home from a mission trip in Kenya as they performed a song composed by Filipino music icon Ryan Cayabyab. In a video uploaded by the Emirates Airline, the Baylor Men's Choir sang and danced to the tune of "Da Coconut Nut," which was popularized in 1991 by Cayabyab's performing group Smokey Mountain. "When you go coconuts on an Emirates flight. Thank you Baylor University Men's Choir for a great onboard performance," Emirates said in its post.

Healio.com: Centralized patient-centered medical home may reduce burden on practices

July 21, 2017
Although centralized patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) reduce burden on practices, overall time and cost remain significant and should be weighed against the mixed evidence regarding their impact on quality and costs of care, according to research published in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. “Evidence regarding the impact of the PCMH model on quality of care, health resource utilization, and outcomes has been gradually accumulating. However, little information is available regarding the time, effort, and costs involved,” wrote lead author Neil S. Fleming, Ph.D., clinical professor in the Robbins Institute for Health Policy and Leadership at Baylor’s School of Business.

KCEN-TV Ch. 6 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor Board of Regents welcomes new members, begins new era of governance

July 21, 2017
VIDEO: The Baylor University Board of Regents met Friday to begin a new era of governance with some fresh faces in the room. Friday's meeting was the first for the university's new president Linda Livingstone, and also for board chair Joel Allison. The Board welcomed seven new members, approved two academic degree programs and set tuition and fees for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Baylor Tri Delta named No. 1 fundraising chapter in the nation

Congratulations to the women of Baylor Tri Delta, recently named the No. 1 fundraising chapter of Tri Delta in the United States! Each year, the hundreds of Tri Delta chapters across the nation raise money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, one of the nation’s leading pediatric treatment and research hospitals (and Tri Delta’s primary philanthropy). The Baylor […]

#BearsOfBaylor — “I’d love to intern in New York…”

[What’s your major?] Incoming student: “I’m going to major in apparel merchandising with a minor in business. I love fashion, but I’m not really on the design-side of things. I love to shop, too, so I’m excited to hopefully be a buyer for a company. Baylor has a really good program and really cool internships, […]

6 reasons Baylor Law students are recognized for service

Over the years, Baylor Law School has received national recognition countless times — for the quality of its students, the quality of its graduates, and for its value. But if there’s one particular thing for which Baylor Law is best known, it’s service. In the past few years alone, Baylor Law has earned six state and national awards for […]

#BearsOfBaylor — “They say it’s the best four years of your life…”

[What are you looking forward to most about college?] “A lot of people talk about meeting those friends who you have for a lifetime, and they say it’s the best four years of your life, so I’m just trying to figure out what all of the hype is about.” [Have you chosen a major yet?] […]

How to Identify Leadership Characteristics in Children

WACO, Texas (July 24, 2017) – “That child is a natural leader.” That’s something you might have heard, or maybe you’ve even said it. But is it true?

Baylor Board of Regents Welcomes New Members, Begins New Era of Governance

WACO, Texas (July 21, 2017) – The Baylor University Board of Regents held its first meeting since adopting a slate of best-practice governance reforms in the spring that enhance operations, Board diversity, open communication and constituent representation.

Ten Baylor University Faculty Members Selected for 2017-18 Baylor Fellows

WACO, Texas (July 20, 2017) — Ten faculty members have been selected to serve as 2017-18 Baylor Fellows because of their excellence in teaching and desire to transform student thinking through innovation.

Baylor University Named a ‘2017 Great College to Work For’ by The Chronicle of Higher Education

WACO, Texas (July 19, 2017) – For the seventh consecutive year, Baylor University has been named a “Great College to Work For,” according to a new survey by The Chronicle of Higher Education, a top trade publication for colleges and universities.

What's New BU May 1, 2017

Final Exam and Commencement Hours of Operation. Come for free fruits and vegetables at the Mobile Food Pantry this Thursday!

What's New BU April 24, 2017

Be sure to complete the Baylor University Academic and Work Environment Survey. Kappa Delta Chi hosting dance for La Vega Middle School.

What's New BU April 18, 2017

Baylor's Free Farmers Market this Thursday! Attention Seniors - first Ring Out rehearsal this Sunday.

What's New BU Easter Edition April 13, 2017

Provided is information on hours of operation for buildings and dining areas on campus.

May 2016 To-Do List

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April 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!

Aug. 23 6:00-9:00pmMosaic Mixer
Aug. 24-31Mosaic Week
Aug. 6 6:00-9:00pmSoccer vs. Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
Aug. 11 7:00-10:00pmSoccer vs. Abilene Christian
Aug. 15 7:00-9:00pmVolleyball vs. Green and Gold Scrimmage
Aug. 17 5:00-7:00pmVolleyball at Rice
Aug. 18 5:00-8:00pmSoccer vs. UL-Lafayette
Aug. 20 6:00-9:00pmSoccer vs. Wyoming
Aug. 25 7:00-9:00pmVolleyball vs. Florida State