Austin EMBA Student Receives 2019 Texas Business Hall of Fame Scholarship
The Texas Business Hall of Fame named Ethan Holmes, a student in the Baylor Executive MBA program at Austin, a recipient of the 2019 TBHF Future Texas Business Legend Scholarship.
Baylor's MBA Healthcare Program Joins CAHME Mentorship Circle
Baylor University’s Robbins MBA Healthcare program within Hankamer School of Business has been selected to join the inaugural group of programs in the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education Mentorship Circle.
Start Up Waco: A Conversation With Greg Leman
Greg Leman, professor of Entrepreneurship, discusses the nonprofit organization Start Up Waco, of which he is founding executive director.
Baylor MBA Program Receives High Marks in Bloomberg Businessweek Rankings
Bloomberg Businessweek recently released the 2018 rankings of the best business schools in the U.S. which included the Hankamer School of Business.
The 2018 Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum: Week One Panel Events
Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business will host the 2018 Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum from Wednesday, Oct. 24 to Friday, Nov. 16. This year’s theme is “The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence” and the forum will kick off the first week with two panel events and an MBA Ethics Luncheon.
Baylor University’s Executive MBA Program Has New Home in Dallas
WACO, Texas (Oct. 9, 2018) – Hankamer School of Business students in Baylor University’s Executive MBA program in Dallas will have a new headquarters, classroom and meeting space beginning in January 2019.
Interview with Baylor University - Online MBA Program
Online MBA Report: The associate director of Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business' Online MBA program, Mary Reinhardt, discusses aspects of the Online MBA program, including rankings and what makes the Baylor program unique.
Applications Now Open for 8th Annual Baylor New Venture Competition
Applications are now available for teams interested in participating in the 8th annual New Venture Competition, a two-day entrepreneurial business plan and elevator pitch competition hosted by Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise.
Marketing Students Provide Recommendations for Magnolia
Baylor students conducted marketing research and made recommendation for Magnolia Market at the Silos this summer.
Bears Hiring Bears: 4FRONT
The only thing better than a Baylor Business entrepreneur is a Baylor Business entrepreneur who builds up more of his kind.
Foster Campus Receives Green Good Design Award for Architecture
The Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation continues to receive recognition from architectural organizations around the world for unparalleled design combined with environmental stewardship. Last week, the facility earned a 2018 “Green Good Design” award.
Student-Run Investment Fund Distributes Money for Scholarships
For 17 consecutive years, Baylor University’s student-managed Philip M. Dorr Alumni & Friends Endowed Investment Fund has provided generous contributions to student scholarships totaling over $2 million over its lifetime. This year, the Fund contributed $184,000 in support of student-athlete scholarships.
Matthew Skinner Grooms Himself for Greater Success With Online MBA
Matthew Skinner was tired of being passed over for promotions, so he enrolled in the Baylor online MBA program. Now he's seeing success in his corporate aspirations and in a new entrepreneurial effort, too, founding a company that specializes in grooming products.
Rusty Sloane Adds Education to Experience With Online MBA
After retiring from a 22-year military career, Rusty Sloane discovered that his new civilian career could significantly benefit from additional higher education. He's now a Baylor online MBA graduate, ready to grow in his new role in management.
Baylor Graduate Programs Ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s 2019 Edition of Best Graduate Schools
WACO, Texas (March 20, 2018) – Baylor University graduate programs in law, business, nursing and health disciplines, education, engineering, the sciences and social sciences and humanities were among those nationally ranked in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools rankings, released today.
Baylor University Now Accepting Nominations for 2018 Texas Family Business of the Year
The Institute for Family Business at Baylor University is now accepting nominations for the 29th Annual Texas Family Business of the Year Awards.
KPMG Announces 2018 'Data and Analytics' Master's Program
Accounting Today: Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business is among the participants in KPMG’s Master of Accounting with Data and Analytics Program, which looks to develop accountants in the data age.
Baylor Team Earns Second Place in Financial Portfolio Competition
A team of Portfolio Management Practicum students from Baylor earned second place in the Portfolio Manager’s Finalist competition at the Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium.
EMBA Program Builds Servant Leaders for an Interconnected, Digital World
Austin Business Journal: This piece reviews how the Baylor Business Executive MBA program in Austin has cultivated servant leaders for over 20 years.
Kayworth Named Associate Dean of Graduate Business Programs at Baylor
Timothy Kayworth has been named associate dean of Graduate Business programs at Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business.
Baylor’s Executive MBA Program in Dallas Announces One Weekend per Month Executive MBA
WACO, Texas (Nov. 1, 2017) – The Baylor University Executive MBA program in Dallas has announced a new format that will allow high-achieving working professionals to attend class one weekend per month and earn an Executive MBA in just 21 months.
Baylor Angel Network (BAN) Opens Opportunities for Students, Investors and Companies
The Baylor Angel Network (BAN) is an investor network providing early stage capital to entrepreneurs with developed business plans.
Architectural Lighting Names Baylor University’s Business School Campus Recipient of Daylighting Award
The Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation was one of 14 projects chosen as the best of the best from an international pool of 159 entries, the largest number of entries the awards program had received in its 14-year history. The winners showcased a unique understanding and utilization of lighting as well as expert technical skill.
Baylor Celebrates 100 Graduates from Online MBA Program
Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business is celebrating a milestone – the awarding of 100 Master of Business Administration degrees via its online MBA program.
Video: How Baylor Business Achieved LEED Gold Certification
Baylor University’s Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which opened its doors in August 2015 and is the home of the nationally ranked Hankamer School of Business, is now LEED Gold certified. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system is part of the U.S. Green Buildings Council certification program which recognizes buildings and homes that have been designed, constructed, and maintained using sustainable and environmentally friendly practices.
4 Reasons to Delay Applying to Business School
Yahoo!: Quoted in this piece about considerations for applying to business school is associate dean for graduate business programs, Gary Carini.
International Ranking Agency Recognizes Baylor Business Graduate Programs
Baylor's Master of Science in Economics (MSEco) program and Master in Business Administration/Juris Doctor (MBA/JD) program both make a showing in the top 50 slots of Eduniversal’s ranking of 32 fields of study worldwide.
Video: The Baylor Business LEED Gold Celebration Ceremony
On April 28th, 2017, Baylor Business held a ceremony celebrating the LEED Gold certification award of the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. This is a video of the ceremony proceedings.
Baylor, Army Collaborate to Create Better Healthcare
Innovative Business at Baylor: United States Army Lieutenant Colonel Forest Kim, program director and assistant professor in the Army-Baylor Health and Business Administration program, researches whether patients visit the ER more or less often if they are patients of a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) clinic versus patients of primary care clinics.
Baylor Business Building Earns LEED Certification
Waco Tribune-Herald: This news piece announces the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation's new LEED Gold certification award and the ceremony that was held to unveil the LEED award seal.
Baylor University Now Accepting Nominations for 2017 Texas Family Business of the Year
Nominations are now being accepted for the 28th Annual Texas Family Business of the Year Awards. The Institute for Family Business at Baylor University hosts this annual awards program to recognize and honor outstanding family enterprises from across the state of Texas. Nominations will be accepted until April 28, 2017.
Bringing it All Together: The Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC)
Waco Chamber: This article delves into the history of the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) facility, the research it has fostered, and LAUNCH: the Innovative Business Accelerator which provides strategic consulting and coaching services for businesses of all sizes.
Baylor’s Robbins Institute for Health Policy and Leadership Granted Membership into Business School Alliance for Health Management
Baylor University’s Robbins Institute for Health Policy and Leadership, in the Hankamer School of Business, has been granted membership into the Business School Alliance for Health Management (BAHM).
How the Stars of 'Fixer Upper' Transformed a Town in Texas
Entrepreneur Magazine: The story of how Baylor Business alumnus, Chip Gaines, and his wife, Joanna Gaines, also a Baylor alumnus, rose to stardom and elevated Waco to a new status.
Baylor University Executive MBA Student Inducted Into the Texas Business Hall of Fame
Baylor University is proud to announce that Executive MBA student Steve Burrington is a 2016 scholarship recipient of the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation. Mr. Burrington was awarded for the launch of Texas Hearing Clinics in San Marcus and Lakeway—clinics specializing in hearing and balance restoration.
Grad Students from Across Nation Vie in Robbins Case Competition for Healthcare Management
Graduate students from across the nation gathered at Baylor University to compete in the 2nd Annual Robbins Case Competition in Healthcare Management.
Progress Coming on North Bay Recommendations for Change
Northern Ontario Business: Current MBA students, as part of the Focus Firm program, in June presented The Baylor Report—a vision for how the city of North Bay in Ontario, Canada can become a more desirable community—which the city is now putting into action.
Baylor's Maness Elected to AACSB International Board of Directors
Dean Terry S. Maness of Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business was recently elected to the Board of Directors for the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International. Maness was elected to a three-year term, beginning July 1, 2016.
Baylor Graduate Programs Ranked in U.S. News 2017 Best Graduate School Rankings
WACO, Texas (March 16, 2016) – Baylor University graduate programs in law, business, nursing and health disciplines, education, engineering, the sciences and social sciences and humanities were among those nationally ranked in the 2017 U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings.
Hankamer School of Business Programs Ranked in U.S. News 2017 Best Graduate Schools Rankings
Baylor University graduate programs in law, business, nursing and health disciplines, education, engineering, the sciences and social sciences and humanities were among those nationally ranked in the 2017 U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings.
Baylor’s Executive MBA Program in Austin Announces One Night a Week Executive MBA
The Baylor Executive MBA program in Austin has announced an innovative new curriculum beginning in Fall 2016 that will allow working professionals to attend class only one night a week and earn an Executive MBA in just 21 months.
Baylor Student-Managed Investment Fund Provides Contributions For Scholarships
For the 13th consecutive year, Baylor University’s student-managed Philip M. Dorr Alumni & Friends Endowed Investment Fund has provided a generous financial contribution for student scholarships. A check in the amount of $180,000 was presented to Baylor Athletics at halftime of the Feb. 29 fourth-ranked Baylor women’s basketball game vs. Texas.
TREP EXPO in Addison Brings Together Leading Entrepreneurs to Showcase and Strengthen Startup Community
Baylor University’s Department of Entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business is partnering with the Town of Addison’s economic development office and the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC) for TREP EXPO 2016, an event that offers aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs information, inspiration and encouragement to launch, build and grow their businesses.
Baylor’s New Venture Competition Awards $138,000 in Prizes
Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business announced winners of the fifth annual Baylor New Venture Competition.
Forum Addresses Challenges in Combining Healthcare and Business Transactions
Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business and Gray Reed & McGraw hosted “The Business of Healthcare,” as part of the Forum for Healthcare Professionals series on Jan. 26 at the Westin Gallery. Designed to bridge a gap in the healthcare industry for individuals whose professions overlap in both healthcare and business, the Forum targets industry leaders from widespread operations to exchange ideas, network and discuss best practices in the marketplace.
Strengthen a Rejected Round 1 MBA Application
U.S. News & World Report: This article, which is about the rigorous and competitive process to get into business schools’ master’s degree programs, quotes Laurie Wilson, director of graduate business degree programs at Hankamer School of Business, about effective ways to apply and ensure a good fit with a program.
Hankamer School of Business Finds New, State-of-the-Art Home
KWBU-FM: AUDIO: The new $100 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation is the new home of Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business. Media representatives were given a tour this week of the 275,000-square-foot building, which has an atrium, classrooms with the latest technology, collaborative study rooms and more than 250 office spaces. Interviewed for the story were Terry Maness, D.B.A., dean of Hankamer School of Business, and MBA student Kevin Mitchell.
Career Management Department Launches New Platform to Help Students Get Hired
This year with the addition of the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, the Hankamer School of Business Office of Career Management launched a new program available only to business school students called Handshake, a modern career services management platform.