It's about building healthier lives. It's about uncovering the link between communities with thriving small business sectors and the physical health of their populations.
It's about a team of Baylor sociologists and students challenging the belief that “bigger is better” and giving communities the knowledge they need to take control of their own destinies - to curb diabetes, check obesity and lower mortality rates.
It's about a university where social science meets social responsibility. Where teaching is enhanced by discovery. And where fact, informed by faith, can make a difference. In the life of a community. And in the lives of its people.