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Jul. 9, 2020
Waco Mammoth National Monument celebrates 5 years as part of the National Park Service
Over 40 years ago, Paul Barron and Eddie Bufkin set out to collect arrowheads and fossils near the Bosque River. To their surprise, they found something much larger — what is today known as the Waco Mammoth National Monument. Since its discovery in 1978, the site has revealed 24 adult and juvenile Columbian mammoths, a …
Jul. 9, 2020
Baylor University Recruits Rising Cancer Researcher, Baylor Alum with $2 Million Grant from CPRIT
WACO, Texas (July 9, 2020) – Liela Romero, Ph.D., a highly regarded rising cancer researcher and 2011 Baylor University alumnus, has joined the Baylor faculty with the support of a $2 million grant from the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). The highly coveted grant, aimed at recruiting top cancer researchers to establish their careers in Texas, enables her appointment as assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry and provides funds for the establishment of The Romero Lab.
Jul. 8, 2020
‘Patient Patients’ in Psychiatric Care for Depression Disorders Show Decreased Symptoms, Baylor University Study Finds
WACO, Texas (July 8, 2020) – Psychiatric inpatients with major depressive disorders who increased in the virtue of patience during hospitalization also showed fewer symptoms of depression, according to a Baylor University study.
Jul. 7, 2020
WGolf: Kaur Earns No. 1 Seed at Women’s Texas Amateur
Baylor junior Gurleen Kaur carded a 4-under 67 in Tuesday's qualifying round at the 99th Women's Texas Amateur golf tournament to earn Medalist honors and the No. 1 seed in the Championship Match Play Bracket.
Jul. 7, 2020
A BRICK IN THE FOUNDATION
Even though Baylor football won just 19 games in his five years, Jason Smith was part of the foundation that eventually led to a pair of Big 12 championships, nine bowl games in 10 years and a shiny new stadium on the river.
Jul. 7, 2020
Study Finds Troubling Connection Between Workplace Pregnancy Discrimination and Health of Mothers and Babies
WACO, Texas (July 7, 2020) – Perceived pregnancy discrimination indirectly relates to increased levels of postpartum depressive symptoms for mothers and lower birth weights, lower gestational ages and increased numbers of doctor visits for babies, according to a management study led by Baylor University.
Jul. 6, 2020
Baylor University Announces Members, Charges for Commission on Historic Campus Representations
WACO, Texas (July 6, 2020) – Baylor University today announced the members of the 26-member Commission on Historic Campus Representations – established as part of a unanimously passed resolution by the Board of the Regents on June 26 that acknowledged the University's historical connections to slavery and the Confederacy – and the specific charges that will guide the work of the Commission.
Jul. 2, 2020
Celebrating 50 years of the Baylor Institute of Oral History
History is recorded in a variety of ways, but none are as dynamic as the art of oral history — and Baylor has its very own collection! For 50 years now, the Baylor Institute for Oral History has preserved the stories of those who helped create the fabric of history and whose lives, in turn, …

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