WACO, Texas (March 16, 2018) – Three Baylor University mission teams served in Texas over spring break to provide relief for those affected by Hurricane Harvey, as well as by hunger, homelessness and many other circumstances. More than 60 students, faculty and staff traveled across the state to serve in schools, nonprofits, neighborhoods, respite centers and community buildings.
WACO, Texas (March 16, 2018) – Two undergraduate students from Baylor University, Yoomin Jo and Dan Dinh, received awards from the Society of Toxicology (SOT), the leading scholarly scientific society in the field of toxicology.
WACO, Texas (March 13, 2018) — Mikeal Parsons, Ph.D., professor and The Kidd L. and Buna Hitchcock Macon Chair in Religion in Baylor University's College of Arts & Sciences, has received the 2018 John G. Gammie Distinguished Scholar Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Southwest Commission on Religious Studies (SWCRS).
March 12, 2018
Baylor engineering alumnus Alex Le Roux, B.S. ’15, is one of the co-founders of ICON, a construction technologies startup which is using 3-D printing to create entire houses from the ground up. The ICON team took on their first project from New Story — a San Francisco–based nonprofit which seeks to provide housing for impoverished communities around the world, and with which AD has partnered to build 100 homes in Haiti.
WACO, Texas (Jan. 26, 2017) – The prevalence of human trafficking is on the rise. In Texas alone, researchers estimate that there are 313,000 human trafficking victims. As awareness campaigns increase such as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month celebrated in January, Baylor professors are studying ways educate and empower youth to address human trafficking in their communities.