Alumni, Parents and Friends

Baylor alumni, parents and friends share a family bond rooted in over 170 years of rich history. Whether you enjoy connecting with other Baylor alumni and parents through Baylor Alumni Network and other events in your area or through publications like Baylor Magazine, social media tools, or campus events like Family Weekend and Homecoming, your role in the family is a vital one. From young grads to members of the Heritage Club and from first-generation parents to those whose Baylor legacies go back many years and to friends new and old, this page provides you with important resources and reminders to make your Baylor connections even more meaningful.

M. Tennis. Men's Tennis Closes Regular Season against No. 15 Texas

No. 23 Baylor men's tennis (18-7, 1-3 Big 12) will close out the regular season with a top-25 matchup in No. 15 Texas (14-6, 2-2 Big 12) Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. at the Hurd Tennis Center.

W. Equestrian. EQ Ends Season in Horsemanship Semifinal Round

WACO, Texas – Baylor equestrian closed out its 2018 season on day two of the National Collegiate Equestrian Association (NCEA) Event Championships, with the horsemanship squad posting a dominant 4-0 win over Texas A&M before falling in the semifinal round to Auburn on a 2-2 decision on Friday evening at the Extraco Events Center.

Softball. No. 21 SB Sweeps Kansas in Doubleheader

WACO, Texas -- No. 21 Baylor softball (28-13, 6-6 Big 12) swept a doubleheader over Kansas (25-20, 0-11 Big 12) clinching its eighth-straight series win over the Jayhawks in the two-game tilt on Friday evening at Getterman Stadium.

Baseball. Baseball's Bradford One-Hits TCU in 6-0 Win

Baylor baseball tallied a 6-0 win vs. TCU in the series opener on Friday night at Baylor Ballpark. The Bears (20-17, 4-9) used a one-hit, complete game gem by Cody Bradford to stifle the Horned Frogs (19-15, 6-6).

Baylor Lariat: Northern Triangle Art Exhibit shines light on refugee crisis

April 19, 2018
The Office of the Provost at Baylor University and the Baylor Social Innovation Collaboration Initiative organized and hosted a conversation Thursday night to discuss The Northern Triangle Art Exhibit by Borderland Collective, which is dedicated to shining a light on the Central American refugee crisis.

KTRH-AM (Houston): Remembering the Branch Davidian Tragedy

April 19, 2018
William Pitt, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor and Holder of The Frederick E. Roach Professorship in Religion, discusses the siege 25 years ago on the Branch Davidian compound.

Three Bears headed abroad in 2018 thanks to prestigious Fulbright Awards

The fact that it’s become commonplace for multiple Baylor students to earn Fulbright honors in a single school year — see here, here, here and here for examples — might make you think such honors are no big deal. Quite the opposite, actually; the Fulbright Award is one of the most competitive and prestigious honors a college student can receive, […]

Baylor Model UN wins highest delegation — and their most awards yet — at national competition

Baylor’s Model United Nations broke a team record last month for the most awards received at the National Model United Nations Conference. Out of the nearly 3,000 student participants, the Baylor team of 16 students was named overall “Outstanding Delegation” — the conference’s highest possible team recognition award – and several team members won individual awards […]

Diadeloso 2018: We took your goats, and raised you a giraffe

You couldn’t ask for better weather than Waco had yesterday for Diadeloso 2018 — sunny, but with a nice breeze that kept temperatures in the 70s for most of the day. Students took full advantage, kicking off the day with a Fun Run at McLane Stadium, complete with colored paint, foam, and an iconic shirt from […]

Baylor twirler wins world championship title

As a child, Adaline Bebo‘s parents had trouble channeling her creative energy. After trying everything from dance to gymnastics to cheerleading to horseback riding, Adi finally found her dream: She wanted to be a baton twirler. Years of dedication paid off last month when Bebo — now a Baylor junior — won the world championship […]

2018 President’s Concert To Be Held on April 21: “America: Reflections of Diversity”

WACO, Texas (April 20, 2018) – Baylor University’s School of Music will present the President’s Concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 21, in Jones Concert Hall, Glennis McCrary Music Building, 110 Baylor Ave. This year’s program is “America: Reflections of Diversity,” an evening of music by American composers or international composers who studied in the United States.

Collins Outstanding Professor Award Recipient Will Deliver Lecture April 24

WACO, Texas (April 20, 2018) — The senior class selected Rebecca McCumbers Flavin, Ph.D., senior lecturer of political science at Baylor University, as this year’s Collins Outstanding Professor Award recipient.

This Week At Baylor: April 22-28, 2018

WACO, Texas (April 20, 2018) — This week at Baylor, distinguished musicians, scholars and departments will offer lectures, concerts and events for the community to attend as the spring semester comes to a close. The 18th annual Black Glasses Film Festival will take place this week-- exhibiting the best student work in filmmaking and screenwriting.

Baylor Police Department Will Participate in National Drug Take-Back Day

WACO, Texas (April 19, 2018) – The Baylor University Police Department (BUPD) will collect old and expired prescription drugs as part of a countrywide take-back day Saturday, April 28, 2018. Although the official collection day is on Saturday, BUPD will begin accepting prescription drugs on Monday, April 23, 2018.