Students News

Jan
24
2015

Track. Bromell Leads Track & Field At Rod McCravy Memorial

Sophomore Trayvon Bromell headlined a group of eight Baylor track and field athletes that recorded top-five finishes at the Rod McCravy Memorial Saturday at Nutter Field House.

Jan
24
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Tallies 6-1 Victory Over No. 5 Virginia

For the second-straight match, the ninth-ranked Baylor women's tennis team took down the No. 5 team in the country with a 6-1 victory over Virginia Saturday at the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.

Jan
24
2015

M. Basketball. Baylor, Oklahoma Postgame Quotes

Postgame quotes from Baylor's 69-58 win over Oklahoma at the Ferrell Center on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

Jan
24
2015

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Blanks No. 61 Tulane, 4-0

The sixth-ranked Baylor men's tennis team (1-1) began its ITA Kick-Off Weekend with a 4-0 victory over No. 61 Tulane (3-1) Saturday at the Hurd Tennis Center.

Jan
24
2015

M. Basketball. Late Run Leads No. 21 MBB Over No. 19 OU, 69-58

Lester Medford had 17 points, Rico Gathers provided the rim-rocking highlight in a game-clinching run and No. 21 Baylor went on to a 69-58 victory over No. 19 Oklahoma on Saturday night.

Jan
24
2015

M. Basketball. Baylor, Oklahoma Postgame Notes

Postgame notes from Baylor's 69-58 win over Oklahoma at the Ferrell Center on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015.

Jan
24
2015

W. Basketball. Baylor, Kansas State Postgame Quotes

Baylor 68, Kansas State 46

Jan
24
2015

W. Basketball. No. 3 WBB Wins 17th in a Row, 68-46 Over KSU

Alexis Prince scored 18 points and was big in two key runs to help No. 3 Baylor win its 17th consecutive game, 68-46 over Kansas State on Saturday.

Jan
24
2015

M. Basketball. Drew Rewards Walk-ons Mills, Heard With Scholarships

Baylor walk-ons John Heard and Austin Mills weren't sure what to think when coach Scott Drew asked them to come to the front of the room after Thursday's scouting report.

Jan
23
2015

Track. T&F Opens Run at Rod McCravy Memorial

For a second-straight week, sophomore Annie Rhodes bettered her own school record in the pole vault to lead the Baylor track and field teams at the Rod McCravy Memorial Friday.

Jan
23
2015

M. Basketball. No. 21 Men's Hoops Hosts No. 19 Oklahoma

No. 21 Baylor men's basketball hosts No. 19 Oklahoma at 5 p.m. CT Saturday on ESPN2. Fans can redeem ticket stubs from the 11 a.m. WBB game for a free ticket to the MBB game.

Jan
23
2015

W. Basketball. No. 3 WBB Hosts Kansas State in Early Game

The third-ranked Baylor Lady Bears will put two streaks on the line, a 16-game win streak and 13 straight home victories, when they host Kansas State (11-6/1-5) on Saturday at 11:00 a.m.

Jan
23
2015

Baylor scientist is a Washington regular for U.S. veterans

Dr. Lea Steele, research professor of biomedical studies and Director of the Baylor Veterans Health Research Program, is no stranger to the halls of power in Washington, D.C. In the past few weeks alone, Steele — a neuroepidemiologist and recognized expert on the complex health conditions affecting American veterans — has been to the nation’s capital for scientific […]

Jan
23
2015

W. Tennis. Women's Tennis Gears Up for No. 5 Virginia

The ninth-ranked Baylor women's tennis team will try to continue its early 2015 success against No. 5 Virginia Saturday at 6 p.m. CT at the Hawkins Indoor Tennis Center.

Jan
23
2015

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Hosting ITA Kick-Off Weekend

The sixth-ranked Baylor men's tennis team will host three ranked teams at the Hurd Tennis Center this weekend as part of the ITA Kick-Off Weekend.

Jan
23
2015

A Lesson on Comedy: Professor Discusses Racial Joke Sensitivity

Jan. 23, 2015
Samuel Perry, Ph.D., assistant professor in the Honors College’s Baylor Interdisciplinary Core program, met with members of the Waco Community to discuss the effects of laughing at culturally and racially sensitive jokes. The meeting was hosted by the Community Race Relations Coalition. “Comedy provides a way to talk about things that remain difficult to understand,” Perry said. He hoped his presentation would help make the community more empathetic about the presence of race relations in humor. (Eric Eckert, Baylor Media Communications specialist, covers the Honors College.)

Jan
23
2015

Dallas Citybizlist: Elisa Fox and Sarah Powers Promoted to Senior Associate at Decker Jones, P.C.

Jan. 21, 2015
Elisa C. Fox, B.B.A. ‘02, has been promoted to senior associate at Decker Jones, P.C., a Texas law firm. Fox previously worked in commercial, residential and construction lending.

Jan
23
2015

Fox-TV (Eau Clair, Wisconsin): Extensis Hosts Upcoming Webcast: How Baylor University Put the Insta in Instagram with Digital Asset Management

Jan. 20, 2015
Software company Extensis has announced it will host a webcast with Baylor University representatives on Jan. 27 to discuss how Baylor became the sixth most influential university on Instagram and the university’s usage of digital asset management to triple their social media engagement figures. Baylor University Director of Photography Robbie Rogers and Assistant Director of Photography Matthew Minard will share some of Baylor’s solutions for getting high-quality photos and the importance of photography in social media. A live Q&A with Rogers and Minard will follow the presentation.