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Apr
12
2017
WACO, Texas (April 13, 2017) – Rodney G. Bowden, Ph.D., professor of health education and Brown Foundation Endowed Chair, has been appointed dean of Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University, as announced today by Executive Vice President and Provost L. Gregory Jones, Ph.D. Bowden’s appointment is effective immediately.
Feb
8
2017
One of the strongest modifiable risk factors for several types of cancers, apart from smoking, is obesity. Emerging evidence is now showing that the microbiome, the collection of bacteria, fungi, viruses and archaea that live in and on our bodies, is associated with both obesity and cancer.
Feb
8
2017
Teams of Senior Baylor Interior Design students provided Jamie's Place, a grief counseling center in Waco with a design solution for a new space proposed in the MacArthur Hillcrest Building.
Jan
6
2017
Jan. 5, 2017
Q&A with Baylor University Interim President David E. Garland, who sat down with Dr. Andrea Ramirez, executive director of the Faith and Education Coalition-National Hispanic Christian Leadership Coalition, for a conversation about students who are the first in their family to attend college. The Q&A also includes five practical tips for families and students to do now and in the future to be college-ready, provided by Elizabeth D. Palacios, Ph.D., dean for student development and special assistant to the president on diversity. Baylor served as host of the 7th annual National Hispanic Education Summit last fall.
Jan
3
2017
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Oct
10
2013
WACO, Texas (Oct. 9, 2013) -- Paying extra bucks to "go green" in a hybrid car may pay off in self-esteem and image for older drivers, as well as give a healthy boost to the environment, according to a Baylor University study.
Sep
13
2013
Consumers who plan to buy eco-friendly bamboo apparel are attracted if the price is right, but their next consideration is the product's novelty, according to a new study by Baylor University researchers.
Sep
13
2013
When it comes to buying eco-friendly bamboo apparel, the most important factors influencing a person's decision are price and novelty, according to a new study by researchers at Baylor University.
May
10
2013
While new sunless tanning products promise a darker skin tone without exposure to damaging ultraviolet rays, a new Baylor study suggests that unless these bronzing creams, sprays and wipes can deliver an even, natural-looking tan, young women may not choose them over sunbathing or tanning beds.
May
1
2012
Former Baylor student gives advice on launching a clothing line.
Jul
18
2011
Baylor makes the top 20 list for US Fashion Schools.
Sep
1
2009
Your 3-year-old is a complex person now -- with thoughts, interests, and greater control of her body. She's also got a longer attention span, so she can focus on make-believe, games, craft projects, and more. Here, 14 gifts that experts -- and kids -- love.
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