Students News

Jan
22
2017

W. Tennis. WTEN Prevails in Dual-Match Doubleheader

The Baylor women’s tennis team (2-0) played its way to a dual-match doubleheader sweep, picking up wins over UTRGV (1-1) and McNeese State (1-2) on Sunday afternoon inside the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center. The Lady Bears bested both the Vaqueros and the Cowgirls, 4-0.

Jan
21
2017

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Sweeps Doubleheader To Open Season

The 22nd-ranked Baylor men's tennis team began its 2017 regular season with dominating 7-0 sweeps over Incarnate Word and then Grand Canyon University Saturday.

Jan
21
2017

M. Basketball. No. 6 MBB Clutch Down the Stretch in 62-53 Victory at TCU

Manu Lecomte scored 17 points and sixth-ranked Baylor beat TCU 62-53 Saturday night in a game that was back-and-forth for most of the second half until a late run by the Bears.

Jan
21
2017

M. Basketball. Baylor, TCU Postgame Notes

Baylor 62, TCU 53

Jan
21
2017

Track. Miller, 4x400-Meter Relay Star To Close Rod McCravy Memorial

Baylor’s track and field team closed out the Rod McCravy Memorial with three more event titles, a world-leading time and a school record Saturday at Nutter Field House.

Jan
21
2017

W. Basketball. Baylor, West Virginia Postgame Quotes

Baylor 79, West Virginia 73

Jan
21
2017

W. Basketball. Baylor, West Virginia Postgame Quotes

Postgame quotes from Baylor's 79-73 win over West Virginia

Jan
21
2017

W. Basketball. No. 2 Lady Bears Win 17th Straight, 79-73, Over No. 24 WVU

Alexis Jones scored 16 points while playing with a swollen and blackened right eye as second-ranked Baylor stretched its winning streak to 17 games with a 79-73 win Saturday over 24th-ranked West Virginia.

Jan
21
2017

W. Basketball. Baylor, West Virginia Postgame Notes

Postgame quotes from Baylor's 79-73 victory over West Virginia

Jan
21
2017

M. Tennis. Both Tennis Teams Reloading After Down Year

The way Joey Scrivano sees it, the Baylor women’s tennis team hit rock bottom a year ago when the Bears “never played with a healthy lineup the entire season” and finished 18-15 with a loss to Georgia in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

Jan
21
2017

W. Tennis. Both Tennis Teams Reloading After Down Year

The way Joey Scrivano sees it, the Baylor women’s tennis team hit rock bottom a year ago when the Bears “never played with a healthy lineup the entire season” and finished 18-15 with a loss to Georgia in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

Jan
21
2017

Regents Receive Governance Task Force Recommendations

In November 2016, the Governance Committee of the Baylor University Board of Regents approached six individuals with significant for-profit and not-for-profit board governance experience to form a Task Force to complete a detailed, independent review of the Board's governance policies and practices.

Jan
21
2017

Regents Receive Governance Task Force Recommendations

In November 2016, the Governance Committee of the Baylor University Board of Regents approached six individuals with significant for-profit and not-for-profit board governance experience to form a Task Force to complete a detailed, independent review of the Board's governance policies and practices.

Jan
20
2017

Track. Rhodes, DMR Crew Highlight First Day At Rod McCravy Memorial

Baylor's track and field athletes produced three event wins, including a school record and current No. 1 collegiate time to open the Rod McCravy Memorial Friday at Nutter Field House.

Jan
20
2017

M. Basketball. No. 6 Men's Hoops Heads to Fort Worth to Face TCU

No. 6-ranked Baylor Basketball is headed to Fort Worth for a Saturday night 7 p.m. CT tipoff at TCU. The game will be televised nationally on ESPNU and WatchESPN.

Jan
20
2017

W. Tennis. WTEN Opens Dual-Match Season Sunday

Baylor women’s tennis kicks off its dual-match season with a double-header on Sunday, Jan. 22, at Hurd Tennis Center. The Lady Bears begin with a 12 p.m. (CT) dual-match against UTRGV and conclude play against McNeese State at 3:30 p.m.

Jan
20
2017

W. Basketball. No. 2/2 WBB Readies for Top 25 Showdown Saturday

The No. 2/2 Baylor Lady Bears (18-1, 7-0) will play their seventh ranked opponent of the season in No. 24/23 West Virginia (15-4, 3-4) on Saturday, Jan. 21, at 1 p.m. (CT) inside the Ferrell Center. The Saturday afternoon matchup is the We Back Pat game, which is held annually to support the Pat Summitt Foundation and Alzheimer’s Awarness.

Jan
20
2017

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Set For Dual-Match Season Opener

The 22nd-ranked Baylor men's tennis team will open its 2017 dual-match season by welcoming Incarnate Word (1 p.m.) and Grand Canyon (6 p.m.) to the Hurd Tennis Center on Saturday.

Jan
20
2017

Communication Sciences and Disorders’ new home serves BU students — and Waco

Last year, Baylor received an incredible — and anonymous — $10 million gift to transform the Department of Communications Sciences and Disorders (CSD). Part of that gift allowed CSD to move into a new home, leaving Neill Morris Hall for a newly renovated Cashion Academic Center — and what a beautiful new home it is! Approximately 18,000 square feet on […]

Jan
20
2017

Business Standard: Want to Ace an Exam? Share with Friends What You Learned

Jan. 18, 2017
While preparing for an exam, telling someone else what you learned may help you recall better and for a longer time than simply studying class notes or a textbook, says Baylor psychologist Melanie Sekeres, Ph.D., lead author of a study published in the journal Learning & Memory. The study found that the method helped students better recall not only central themes but also details, said Sekeres, assistant professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor’s College of Arts & Sciences. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, pitched this research nationally. She covers psychology and neuroscience research and faculty.)