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May
23
2019
Congratulations to Dr Bob Kane, the 2019 Campus Living & Learning Faculty Member of the Year
May
17
2019
Allie Stinchcomb presents research to President Livingstone & the Baylor University Regents. Sic'em Allie!
May
8
2019
WACO, Texas (May 8, 2019) – Twelve Baylor University professors have been honored with Outstanding Faculty Awards for teaching, scholarship and contributions to the academic community for the 2018-2019 academic year.
May
8
2019
WACO, Texas (May 8, 2019) – Baylor University students Micheal Munson, a junior University Scholar from Cupertino, California, and Ben Sepanski, a junior mathematics major from Waco, Texas, have been awarded Goldwater Scholarships from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Program.
Apr
28
2019
Ant-Man: Dr. Paul Zinke — Lecturer, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Apr
27
2019
Congratulations to the Chemistry & Biochemistry Outstanding Students! 2019 Academic Honors Convocation ... Alexandra Ann Beard with Dr Thomas McGrath, Undergraduate Program Director, and Kirsten Ayn Gilliland
Apr
24
2019
WACO, Texas (April 24, 2019) — A new chemical synthesis strategy to harvest the rich information found in natural products — organic compounds isolated from natural sources — has led to the identification of novel, simpler derivatives with potential to selectively protect neurons, important for neurodegenerative diseases like Alzheimer’s disease, or to prevent the body’s immune system from rejecting organ transplants, according to a Baylor University-led study.
Apr
17
2019
See Dr Kevin Chambliss on front cover, pages 16 & 19; Dr Pat Farmer on pages 17-19; Dr Bob Kane on pages 17-18; Sam Yruegas & Alexandra Beard on page 3
Apr
12
2019
Congratulations!
Ian Anthony (Solouki Group)
Christian Chaheine (Romo Group)
Josh Cox (Wood Group)
Guowei Kang (Romo Group)
Michael Spiegel (Farmer Group)
Sam Yruegas (Martin Group)
Apr
11
2019
Sam Yruegas (Martin Group), Baylor Magazine April 2019
Apr
11
2019
Baylor Magazine April 2019
Mar
21
2019
Samantha Yruegas, a fifth-year Ph.D. student in chemistry and biochemistry at Baylor University, has been named to the Periodic Table of Younger Chemists. Waco Tribune-Herald
Mar
20
2019
The Physical Chemistry Division of the ACS is pleased to announce the winners of its 2019 Young Investigator Awards. The six winners, all of whom are currently postdoctoral associates, have been invited to speak about their research at the Fall 2019 national ACS meeting in San Diego, CA in August.
Mar
19
2019
Congratulations to Sam Yruegas who was recognized as J.B. Alexander High School's Bulldog Legend (Distinguished Alumni) during the United ISD 2019 League of Legends Inductions
Mar
18
2019
Recently, employees were honored by being identified as in the top 1.5% of faculty and staff having a positive impact on new students at Baylor. This data was collected directly from over 3,000 new students when they answered the question, “What faculty or staff member has had the most positive influence on you?” These faculty built relationships with and influenced new students in an impactful manner. They had the autonomy to make these meaningful connections with students.
Mar
7
2019
When Baylor was chartered in 1845, it was one of the first coeducational colleges or universities west of the Mississippi River — about 10 years before any public institution of higher learning would introduce mixed-gender learning, and a full 75 years before American women were guaranteed the right to vote. Since that groundbreaking beginning, countless women have come through …
Feb
27
2019
WACO, Texas (Feb. 27, 2019) – Baylor University has named Nancy W. Brickhouse, Ph.D., as provost following a national search to help lead the institution toward its goal of becoming the next preeminent Christian research university. Dr. Brickhouse will assume her new role May 1.
Feb
20
2019
Two junior faculty members in the Baylor College of Arts & Sciences, – Caleb Martin, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry, and Howard Lee, Ph.D., assistant professor of physics – have each received the most coveted grant awarded by the National Science Foundation to young researchers. Not only was the twin win unprecedented at the University, but it also underscored the growing importance of the research in the field of materials science done by the two honorees – research that promises to make a significant impact on future technology.
Feb
14
2019
It’s been a great week to be a Baylor Bear, particularly as we celebrated Baylor Day at the Capitol in Austin on Tuesday.
Feb
12
2019
Feb. 6, 2019
Sam Yruegas, a doctoral candidate in chemistry at Baylor, has been named to the “Periodic Table of Younger Chemists” by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry. The honor recognizes Yruegas as one of 118 high-performing young chemists.
Feb
8
2019
It’s been almost exactly a year since Baylor President Linda Livingstone surprised incoming freshman Dany Perez with a full-tuition scholarship on the court at a Baylor basketball game. At that time, Perez was a senior at C.C. Winn High School in Eagle Pass, Texas, right on the U.S./Mexico border, with a GPA in the top 5% of …
Jan
25
2019
Congratulations to Sam Yruegas (Chemistry PhD Candidate in the Martin Research Group)! She's been recognized by the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry ... she is Er (Erbium) on the Periodic Table of Younger Chemists.
Jan
10
2019
Baylor Magazine Winter 2019
Article by: Julie Engebretson
Jan
9
2019
A special message from Dr. Lee Nordt, Dean of the Baylor University College of Arts & Sciences
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