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Baylor's nationally ranked graduate and professional education programs equip students to bring inquiry and innovation, informed by a Christian perspective, to bear on real-world concerns as they pursue their call to lead in academia, the boardroom, the medical profession, the lab, and the studio.

Oct. 4, 2022
2022 Beall-Russell Lecture in the Humanities Presents "An Afternoon with Maya Lin: At the Intersection of Art and Architecture"
WACO, Texas (Oct. 4, 2022) - Baylor University will welcome acclaimed American designer and artist Maya Lin to campus to give the 2022 Beall-Russell Lecture in the Humanities at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, in room 506 in the Cashion Academic Center.
Oct. 3, 2022
Maestro Miguel Harth-Bedoya to Debut as Third Baylor Symphony Conductor in the School of Music's History
WACO, Texas (Oct. 3, 2022) Renowned Maestro Miguel Harth-Bedoya will make his debut as only the third conductor in the long history of the Baylor University Symphony Orchestra and Campus Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, at Jones Concert Hall in the Glennis McCrary Music Building.
Sep. 30, 2022
Series of ‘top recruits’ to fill Baylor’s new endowed chairs
Strong teams are great at recruiting, and Baylor has been blessed to land multiple “top recruits” in the university’s pursuit of excellence — not just in athletics or the student body, but among the faculty, as well. Last year, Baylor announced plans to hire multiple new endowed chair positions, many of which were made possible …
Sep. 26, 2022
Baylor Sponsors Research Roundtable of Global Baptist Scholars in Oxford
WACO, Texas (Sept. 26, 2022) – Baptist scholars recently gathered at Oxford University for the 2022 Baptist Scholars International Roundtable (BSIR), hosted by the Baylor University Graduate School, to promote Baptist scholarship among faculty around the world.
Sep. 26, 2022
Smartphones Promise Satisfaction and Meaning, Deliver Only More Searching, Study Shows
WACO, Texas (Sept. 26, 2022) –Smartphone users will be disappointed if they expect their devices and social media to fill their need for purpose and meaning. In fact, it will probably do the opposite, researchers at Baylor and Campbell Universities found in a recently published study.
Sep. 23, 2022
Baylor Celebrates National Research Administrator Day Amid R1 Achievement
WACO, Texas (Sept. 23, 2022) – Baylor University is celebrating National Research Administrator Day today by recognizing the team effort that supports researchers across campus and helped Baylor attain Research 1 designation – three years earlier than expected – among the nation’s top R1 universities.
Sep. 19, 2022
Football win caps Family Weekend fun
From the “Meet the Faculty” luncheon on Friday through the last note of “That Good Old Baylor Line” after football’s victory Saturday afternoon, Family Weekend 2022 was a whirlwind of green and gold. For those who couldn’t make it (or those who just want to relive it), here’s a look back at some of the …
Sep. 19, 2022
Baylor Career Center Hosts Largest Career Day in Baylor History
WACO, Texas (Sept. 14, 2022) – A record number of nearly 150 employers from across the country will be on the Baylor University campus for Career Day to recruit students for internships and full-time positions post-graduation from 2 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.

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Baylor University is a private Christian University and a nationally ranked Research 1 institution. The University provides a vibrant campus community for more than 20,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating University in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 90 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 12 nationally recognized academic divisions.

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