Students News

Sep
24
2016

Cross Country. Cross Country Women Finish Runner-Up At Texas A&M Invitational

With three runners in the top-10, Baylor's women's cross country team finished second at the Texas A&M Invitational Saturday at the Dale Watts Cross Country Course.

Sep
24
2016

W. Volleyball. VB Opens Big 12 with No. 23 Kansas State

Baylor volleyball (12-4, 0-0) will open its 16-match Big 12 conference season with a tough test, hosting the 23rd-ranked Kansas State Wildcats (12-2, 1-0) on Sunday, Sep. 25, at 2 p.m. in the Ferrell Center.

Sep
23
2016

W. Equestrian. EQ Falls to No. 8 South Carolina on the Road

No. 5 Baylor equestrian (0-1) lost its season opener to the No. 8 South Carolina Gamecocks, falling 12-6 on the road at One Wood Farm.

Sep
23
2016

M. Tennis. Tchoutakian Starts Southern Intercollegiate Victoriously

On the opening day of the Southern Intercollegiate Championships, Baylor men’s tennis senior Max Tchoutakian was successful in his lone match Friday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex.

Sep
23
2016

W. Soccer. Soccer Plays Texas to 1-1 Tie in Big 12 Opener

Baylor soccer played Texas to a 1-1 tie in the Big 12 Conference opener for both teams on Friday evening at Betty Lou Mays Soccer Field.

Sep
23
2016

M. Golf. Men’s Golf in Second at Maui Jim Intercollegiate

Baylor men’s golf carded the fifth-best tournament round in program history with a 15-under-par 269 in Friday’s first round at the Maui Jim Intercollegiate. The Bears are in second place, five strokes back of Kent State (-20) with two rounds remaining at Mirabel Country Club.

Sep
23
2016

Cross Country. Cross Country Women Roll South To Texas A&M Invitational

The Baylor women's cross country team will be back in action at the Texas A&M Invitational Saturday at the Dale Watts Cross Country Course in College Station, Texas.

Sep
23
2016

W. Tennis. Feature: Shankle, Bendeck Earn Pro Event Wildcards

Blair Shankle and Jimmy Bendeck are at very different stages in their Baylor tennis careers.

Sep
23
2016

Meet Baylor’s nationally recognized expert on presidential rhetoric

With Election Day fast approaching, millions of Americans are focused on what the presidential candidates have to say — but few are listening with as much insight as Baylor professor Martin Medhurst. Dr. Medhurst is widely considered one of the nation’s foremost experts on presidential rhetoric. After teaching at UC-Davis and Texas A&M, Medhurst came to Baylor […]

Sep
23
2016

#BearsOfBaylor — “I miss it. You take it for granted…”

“It’s Austin’s official Baylor Watch Party! … We all work at General Motors. He initiated it and let us all know about it. So, it’s kind of like our break from work, too, to come here and watch the Bears.” “There are a ton of Baylor grads working at General Motors!” “We’re all different graduating classes, […]

Sep
23
2016

Baylor Lariat: Black Gospel Music Restoration Project to be featured in new Smithsonian Museum

Sept. 22, 2016
Article about how Baylor’s Black Gospel Music Restoration Project is now part of a featured exhibit at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opens this weekend. Project founder Robert F. Darden, professor of journalism, public relations and new media, and other Baylor officials were invited to a preview of the museum and experienced the interactive “Musical Crossroads” experience that includes selections from the Baylor digital collection.

Sep
23
2016

Cameron Talley

Congratulations to Cameron Talley, university libraries, and spouse Megan, on the birth of their son Samuel Walden Stewart, on September 2, 2016.

Sep
23
2016

Joshua Ogden

Congratulations to staff member Joshua Ogden, ITS Client Services, and spouse Krista, on the birth of their son Cooper on August 30, 2016.

Sep
23
2016

KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Black Gospel Collection Goes to Washington

Sept. 23, 2016
AUDIO: Selected recordings from Baylor University’s Black Gospel Music Restoration Project – the world’s largest initiative to identify, acquire, digitize and catalog gospel music – can be heard as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian’s Museum for African American History and Culture, which opens this weekend. Interviewed for the story are project founder Robert Darden, professor of journalism, public relations and new media, and Eric Ames, curator of digital collections in University Libraries.

Sep
23
2016

KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Behind the scenes: Baylor's new Athletic Performance Center

Sept. 21, 2016
Feature on Baylor’s new Margaret and Weldon Ratliff Performance Center, which was designed specifically for student-athletes to help them perform their best on game days. The performance center features a weight room, performance lab and nutrition center which all work together to help athletes succeed.

Sep
23
2016

Matthew Frise

Congratulations to Baylor staff member Matthew Frise, philosophy department, and spouse Olivia, on the birth of their son, Rowan, on August 8, 2016.

Sep
23
2016

Megan Hoag

Congratulations to staff member Megan Hoag, Texas Hunger Initiative, and spouse Shane, on the birth of their daughter Kylie Jo on August 28, 2016.

Sep
23
2016

NJ.com (New Jersey): Princeton Theological Seminary Film Festival slated for Oct. 20-23

Sept. 22, 2016
Joseph Kickasola, Ph.D., professor of film and digital media and director of the Baylor in New York program, will participate in a film discussion during the Princeton Theological Seminary Film Festival, which features four days of thought-provoking films that provide a unique opportunity to explore some of the deepest aspects of the human condition.

Sep
23
2016

Notification Systems to be Tested Today at 4:00 p.m.

Due to a recent update in programming, a test of the outdoor and indoor speakers of emergency notification system will be conducted today, September 23, 2016, at 4:00 PM.