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Jan. 25, 2022
Celebrating Baylor’s Birthday!
As the oldest continually operating university in Texas, Baylor University turns 177 years old this year. The Baylor Family will celebrate the University’s birthday with a special Dr Pepper Hour on Tuesday, Feb. 1, from 3-4 p.m. in Barfield Drawing Room.
Nov. 16, 2021
Preparing Our Hearts for Advent
As a Christian university, Baylor embraces the seasons of preparation and celebration surrounding the birth of Christ. Along with Baylor's Christmas traditions, the observance of Advent has become another Baylor practice that enhances the spiritual significance of the season for the Baylor Family. This Advent, we will once again celebrate together through daily devotionals that lead us to the nativity.
Nov. 3, 2021
Celebrating Give Light
Three years ago this week, Baylor University launched the public phase of the Give Light campaign, a comprehensive philanthropic campaign that supports the priorities of Illuminate. Built on a foundation of gifts from faithful donors who caught the vision for the future of the University, the campaign has raised more than $1.07 billion towards our $1.1 billion goal.
Oct. 26, 2021
Healthcare for Students 24/7
Baylor launches new healthcare options through telehealth resource.
Oct. 12, 2021
Lady: The Miracle Bear
The Baylor Family has closely followed the news updating the health of Judge Lady, one of Baylor's two beloved American black bears, as she continues her recovery and rehabilitation from a successful operation to remove a cyst that developed around her spinal column. The surgery occurred in August 2020 at the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital (VMTH) in College Station.
Oct. 12, 2021
University Faculty Retirement Reception
Join the Office of the Provost as they honor the 2020 and 2021 faculty retirees. The event will take place on Friday, October 29 in the Baylor Club at McLane Stadium.
Sep. 22, 2021
‘Readers Meet the Author’ Virtual Reading Group Highlights Books Written by Baylor Faculty
Baylor University faculty are prolific writers, researchers, mentors, and teachers, and we welcome every opportunity to celebrate their accomplishments. "Readers Meet the Author," presented by the Office of the President and Office of the Provost, encourages opportunities for faculty and staff to gather virtually for shared reflection and collegial conversation about big ideas. This is the second year for the popular series.
Sep. 8, 2021
Teaching 9/11 to the Next Generation
The morning of September 11, 2001, Baylor's First Gentleman Brad Livingstone spent the drive to the Vanguard College Preparatory School campus in Waco listening to the radio, preparing for another day of teaching history to Vanguard's students.