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Graduate & Professional Education

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.

Apr. 2, 2020
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Lady Bears coach gives critically ill Baylor graduate a pep talk
April 1, 2020 VIDEO: Lady Bears head coach Kim Mulkey recorded an emotional pep talk for Connally High School history teacher David Guel, a 1997 Baylor University graduate, who is in critical condition at a Waco hospital after contracting COVID-19.
Apr. 2, 2020
My Friends Just Lost Their Jobs. How Do I Respond?
Baylor expert on grief shares ways people can speak with and minister to those who are unemployed due to COVID-19.
Apr. 2, 2020
Q&A: Clinical Psychologist Discusses Helping Children with Anxiety During COVID-19
WACO, Texas (April 2, 2020) – The CDC reports that 7.1% of children ages 3-17 have been diagnosed with an anxiety disorder. In this time of COVID-19, social distancing and a 24/7 news cycle that is often centered on sickness and death, are there steps these children and their parents can take to mitigate the effects of anxiety?
Apr. 1, 2020
WBB’s Cox Named John Wooden All-American
Apr. 1, 2020
Meet Baylor’s nationally recognized expert on how churches address societal issues
Baylor’s focus on offering a distinctly Christian educational environment includes cultivating thought leaders who can help congregations answer the call of societal challenges. Dr. Stephanie Boddie, an assistant professor of church and community ministries at Baylor, is one of those leading the way. Boddie is known nationally for her research on congregation-based social services and …
Mar. 31, 2020
How Baylor helped students get their dorm essentials ASAP — for free
When Baylor students left for spring break on March 6, they had no idea that most of them wouldn’t be returning to campus for weeks. But five days later — in reaction to the growing coronavirus pandemic — Baylor announced that spring break would be extended an extra week, followed by what has become an extended …
Mar. 31, 2020
Three Baylor Professors Designated Master Teachers
WACO, Texas (March 31, 2020) – Baylor University President Linda A. Livingstone announced today that the designation of Master Teacher – the highest honor granted to Baylor faculty members for sustained excellence in teaching – has been conferred on Robert F. Darden III, B.S.Ed. ’76, M.J., professor of journalism, public relations and new media; Anne-Marie Schultz, Ph.D., professor of philosophy and director of the Baylor Interdisciplinary Core; and Charles A. Weaver III, B.S. ’84, Ph.D., professor and chair of psychology and neuroscience.
Mar. 30, 2020
‘Grocery Stores are Perhaps the Most Resilient Supply Chains in the U.S.,’ Baylor Expert Says
WACO, Texas (March 30, 2020) – The initial spread of COVID-19 has created unprecedented situations for many Americans, causing significant disruptions to ordinarily consistent daily routines. These disruptions have led to widespread fear of a dynamic future and can be seen most tangibly on the empty shelves of grocery stores across the nation.

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