The Keston Center for Religion, Politics, and Society is excited to welcome notable Russian historian Alyona Kojevnikov to its annual spring lecture, “HUSH! Religion and the Secular Media" on Thursday, March 22. The lecture will begin at at 3:30 p.m. in Kayser Auditorium inside the Hankamer Academic Center.
WACO, Texas (March 16, 2018) — Rebecca McCumbers Flavin, Ph.D., senior lecturer of political science at Baylor University, has been selected as this year’s Collins Outstanding Professor Award recipient. This award is distinctive because the recipient is determined by the senior class.
The Department of Treasury has released the income tax withholding tables that are reflective of the changes stemming from the Tax Cuts and Job Act which was passed in December. The paychecks that are issued on or after January 29th will be processed using the new withholding tables, therefore you may notice a change in your net pay amount.
WACO, Texas (Jan. 15, 2018) – Baylor University will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, because of winter weather conditions. Baylor Law School and Baylor’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing in Dallas also will be closed Tuesday.
For years, many Baylor Bears have wished Homecoming could come more than once a year. If that’s you, your wish has been granted. Four weeks from today — April 20-22 — Baylor will host its first Green and Gold Weekend, full of sporting events, concerts, and other fun opportunities for the entire Baylor Family. Here’s a look […]
When you think of world hunger, what comes to mind? Most likely, it’s an image of someone living on the streets or in a foreign country, relying on soup kitchens, perhaps with an emaciated body and distended belly. While imagery like that can be powerful and compelling, it’s important to remember that it’s not the […]
Each spring, Baylor’s Louise Herrington School of Nursing (LHSON) holds its annual Going for the Gold Gala to raise funds for the school’s most critical needs — scholarships, facilities, etc. Each gala has featured a special guest — including such big names as Troy Aikman, Trey Wingo and Kim Mulkey in 2012, Robert Griffin III and […]
Baylor’s mission has long been to prepare students for “worldwide leadership and service,” but the university is kicking that up a notch with a new emphasis known as “Global Baylor.” The comprehensive effort aims to shine a spotlight on challenges faced not just here in Texas or even America, but around the world. In new […]
Sympathies to Baylor student, Abigail Hofbauer, on the passing of her father, Theodore (Ted) Hofbauer, on March 10, 2018.
Dr. Suzanne and Mr. Douglas Nesmith
Sympathies to Dr. Suzanne Nesmith, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education in the Education Department and Mr. Douglas Nesmith, Environmental Laboratory Coordinator in the Environmental Science Department, on the passing of Suzanne’s brother, Mr. Gregory Johnson, on March 10th, 2018.
Sympathies to the family and friends of Professor Randy Jacobs, Senior Lecturer and Undergraduate Program Director in the Department of Sociology, who passed away today, Wednesday, March 14th.
Sympathies to Baylor Student, Cannon Williams, on the passing of her father, David Williams, on March 10, 2018.
March 22, 2018 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. The 2018-2019 class of 135 students will receive full tuition funding, an internship on a KPMG audit/tax team and a full-time position upon graduation via an "advanced entry" program.
March 17, 2018 Mike Warner, B.S. (Biology) ’66, is among a group of teachers helping Tempe High School business and engineering students assist local businesses in incorporating augmented and virtual reality after winning a $20,000 Verizon Innovative Learning Grant. Before teaching, Warner served as a U.S. Navy helicopter pilot for 20 years while earning his master’s degree in meteorology from the Naval Post Graduate School.
March 13, 2018 Fort Worth senior social work major Julieth Reyes represented the Baylor United for UNICEF club at the 2018 UNICEF USA Student Summit at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C.
March 19, 2018 The Baylor Global Business Forum presented “The Automated World,” a series of events about the impact of technology on business last week in the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation. Speakers, luncheons and discussions encouraged students to explore the possibilities and potential challenges of a future with artificial intelligence.
WACO, Texas (March 23, 2018) – Baylor University’s George W. Truett Theological Seminary will host Craig Blomberg, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of New Testament at Denver Seminary, for the W.C. Dobbs Lecture at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 27, in Paul W. Powell Chapel, 1100 S. Third St.
WACO, Texas (March 22, 2018) – For the second year, a team of Baylor students served in Athens, Greece, to help provide relief and education to refugees, bring awareness to their stories and build relationships with those in need.
WACO, Texas (March 21, 2018) – Three teams of Baylor medical and engineering students traveled to Haiti and Mexico over spring break to serve in rural hospitals, seminaries, orphanages and schools. The Haiti Engineering, Haiti Medical and Mexico Engineering teams partnered with local nonprofit organizations to serve the community and provide long-lasting support.