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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.

Dec. 11, 2019
Baylor Bear Mascot Lady Undergoing Treatment for Benign Thymoma
WACO, Texas (Dec. 11, 2019) – Baylor University announced today that Lady, one of the University’s two American Black Bear mascots, is undergoing an innovative, noninvasive radiation treatment for a benign cranial mediastinal mass, or thymoma, in her chest. The tumor was found during a routine wellness examination with veterinarians at Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences.
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Dec. 8, 2019
Sugar Bowl a 'bucket-list item'
At 44 years old, Matt Rhule has plenty of time to do whatever might be left on his bucket list.
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Dec. 6, 2019
Upcoming Closures to University Parks Drive, 5th Street and I-35 Frontage Roads
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2019) – Below are upcoming I-35 construction activities beginning Sunday, Dec. 8, that will impact University Parks Drive, 5th Street and I-35 frontage roads. Please see the TxDOT map, plan ahead by using
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Dec. 2, 2019
Big 12 champion Baylor volleyball claims No. 1 national seed in NCAA tournament
Thanks to a 25-1 regular season record that brought with it a Big 12 title, Baylor volleyball will enter the NCAA tournament as the nation’s No. 1 overall seed and will begin their postseason run at home this Friday. The final weekend of the regular season was, fittingly, a momentous one for the Bears. A 3-0 …
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Dec. 2, 2019
Baylor Study: Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) Plus Social Media Connections Can Equal Happiness
WACO, Texas (Dec. 2, 2019) – FOMO – aka the “fear of missing out” – can have a positive impact on well-being when it leads to social media use that increases social connections, according to a new Baylor University study.
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Dec. 2, 2019
Baylor University Announces 2020 Family Weekend, Homecoming Dates
WACO, Texas (Dec. 2, 2019) – Baylor University has announced the 2020 dates for Family Weekend and the University’s 111th anniversary Baylor Homecoming celebration.
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Dec. 2, 2019
How Often People Worship Is More Important than Where They Worship When It Comes to Being Good Neighbors
WACO, Texas (Dec. 2, 2019) – Americans travel farther on average to their worship places than they did a decade ago. But while those who belong to a congregation in their neighborhood attend more often, “worshipping local” does not make them feel closer to their neighbors or more satisfied with the neighborhood, according to a new study by researchers at Baylor University and Calvin University.
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Nov. 13, 2019
Baylor Named a Top School for Entrepreneurship Studies by The Princeton Review & Entrepreneur
WACO, Texas (Nov. 13, 2019) – Baylor University offers one of the nation’s top entrepreneurship programs for students who aspire to launch their own businesses, according to the latest rankings released by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. Baylor’s undergraduate entrepreneurship program in the Hankamer School of Business moved up to No. 5 among the nation’s Top 50 Best Undergraduate Schools for Entrepreneurship Studies for 2020.
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