Students News

Mar
26
2015

7 ‘Dos and Don’ts’ for every Baylor wedding

Whether you’ve just gotten engaged, have a friend who is planning his or her wedding, or are just dreaming of your big day, there are certain things to keep in mind if you or your future spouse is a Baylor Bear. Here are seven dos and don’ts for Baylor couples: 1. DO take engagement or wedding […]

Mar
26
2015

Baseball. Baseball Changes Sunday OU Game to 1 P.M. Start Time

Due to The Gathering event at McLane Stadium Sunday, Baylor has changed its start time vs. Oklahoma to 1 p.m. CT at Baylor Ballpark.

Mar
26
2015

W. Golf. Women's Golf Heads to Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic

The Baylor women's golf team is headed to Athens, Ga., to compete in the 43rd-annual Liz Murphey Collegiate Classic, hosted by the University of Georgia. The Lady Bears are making their first-ever appearance at the tournament.

Mar
25
2015

Track. Track & Field Multi-Athletes Start Texas Relays Run

Two heptathletes kicked off the Baylor track and field team's participation in the 88th-annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays Wednesday at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Mar
25
2015

Softball. No. 13 SB Outlasts North Texas, 8-5 for Eighth-Straight Win

Christy Lisenby broke a 3-3 tie with a solo home run in the top of the sixth inning and the No. 13 Baylor softball team went on to an 8-5 win over North Texas Wednesday night at Lovelace Stadium.

Mar
25
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Rolls Past No. 42 Rice, 4-0

The seventh-ranked Baylor women's tennis team posted a 4-0 shutout over No. 42 Rice Wednesday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Mar
25
2015

Track. McReynolds Tabbed Big 12 Athlete of the Week

After establishing an NCAA-leading time Friday at the TCU Invitational, Baylor hurdler Tiffani McReynolds was named the Big 12 Female Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week, conference officials announced on Wednesday.

Mar
25
2015

Softball. SB's Thumann Named Candidate for 2015 Senior CLASS Award

Baylor senior outfielder Kaitlyn Thumann was announced as one of 30 NCAA D1 softball candidates for the 2015 Senior CLASS Award.

Mar
25
2015

Football. Baker Among Nine Recognized By NFF Dallas

Baylor offensive lineman Troy Baker was named to the 2015 Collegiate Gridiron Club of Dallas Scholar-Athletes list.

Mar
25
2015

W. Basketball. No. 5/6 WBB Takes on No. 18/15 Iowa in Sweet 16

The No. 2-seeded Baylor Lady Bears will take on the third-seeded Iowa Hawkeyes on Friday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. (CT).

Mar
25
2015

W. Basketball. WBB Well Represented on WBCA All-Region List

Kim Mulkey was named WBCA Region 5 Coach of the Year and sophomore forward Nina Davis and junior guard Niya Johnson were All-Region 5 honorees.

Mar
25
2015

School of Ed welcomes Baylor alum as new dean

Less than an hour after setting foot on campus for the first time as a Baylor freshman, Michael McLendon met the woman who would one day be his wife. That was in 1986. Almost 30 years later, McLendon (and that young lady, the former Kathy Coleman, BBA ’90) are returning to Waco. McLendon, BA ’91, was […]

Mar
25
2015

Track. Track & Field Preps For Texas Relays

After winning six events at its outdoor season opener, the Baylor track and field team will travel to Austin, Texas, for four days of competition at the 88th-annual Nike Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays at Mike A. Myers Stadium.

Mar
25
2015

Austin Family: Baylor Study Finds “Violence-Free Zone” Program Effective

March 24, 2015
A new case study by Baylor University’s Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) found improved student behavior and performance at high-risk middle and high schools that used the “Violence-Free Zone” or VFZ. The “Violence-Free Zone” is the national model of mentoring students in areas with high levels of crime and violence. Study leaders are Byron Johnson, Ph.D., director of ISR’s Program on Prosocial Behavior, and William Wubbenhorst, non-resident ISR fellow at Baylor and scholar in faith-based and community initiatives. They evaluated schools in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Richmond, Virginia. (Terry Goodrich, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, pitched and placed this story.)

Mar
25
2015

BioSpace: Ignite Sales Further Strengthens Its Board of Directors

March 18, 2015
Neil S. Fleming, Ph.D., clinical professor of health services research at the Robbins Institute for Health Policy & Leadership in Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business, has been appointed to the board of directors for Ignite Sales Inc. (Eric Eckert, media communications specialist for Baylor Media Communications, covers Hankamer School of Business.)

Mar
25
2015

CNSNews.com:Texas Deputy Sheriff - County Spends ‘Half of Our Budget’ on Illegal Alien Body Recovery

March 24, 2015
At a Congressional hearing, Chief Deputy Sheriff Benny Martinez of Brooks County, Texas explained the cost of exhuming immigrants. Pictured in the article is Lori Baker, Ph.D., associate professor of anthropology at Baylor, and her team of forensic anthropology students, who volunteer to exhume remains in an effort to identify those who perished while crossing the border.

Mar
25
2015

Deaf Network: REMINDER: The Gathering 3/29/15 in Waco

March 24, 2015
“The Gathering on the Brazos,” a national worship and prayer service for racial, socioeconomic and interdenominational unity, will be held in Baylor’s 45,000-seat McLane Stadium on Palm Sunday, March 29. Speaking will be Tony Evans, senior pastor of Dallas’ 10,000-member Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship, with an 860-voice choir and Grammy Award winner singer-songwriter Israel Houghton and New Breed.

Mar
25
2015

Kappa Kappa Gamma invites Baylor families to Easter Egg Hunt

Kappa Kappa Gamma invite Baylor faculty and staff, their children, and their grandchildren to the annual Easter Egg Hunt starting at 4:30 p.m. on March 30 at Founder's Mall.