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Dr. Beth Allison Barr named new Faculty-in-Residence for the LEAD LLC

Campus Living & Learning, in collaboration with the Provost Office, is pleased to announce Dr. Beth Allison Barr as the new Faculty-in-Residence for the LEAD LLC in Allen and Dawson halls, beginning fall 2018.

Campus Living & Learning announces new Faculty-in-Residence for Kokernot and Earle

Campus Living & Learning, in collaboration with the Provost Office, is pleased to announce Dr. Nicole McAninch and Dr. Mark (Devan) Jonklaas as the new Faculty-in-Residence for Kokernot and Earle halls, beginning fall 2018.

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and Your Paycheck

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.

Baylor University Closed Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018

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.

Track & Field. Three Bears Ready for USATF Outdoor Championships

The Baylor track and field team will have three athletes in action at the USATF Outdoor Championships, which begin Thursday and continue through Sunday, at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

W. Volleyball. Baylor Volleyball Announces 2018 Fall Schedule

Baylor volleyball released its 27-match fall 2018 schedule Tuesday morning, announced by fourth-year head coach Ryan McGuyre.

Track & Field. Fields Wins 400-Meter Title at USATF Junior Outdoor Championships

The Baylor track and field team had four athletes in action and won one event at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships, concluding Sunday at Hayes Track at the Haugh Complex in Bloomington, Ind.

Football. SELECT SINGLE-GAME TICKETS & MINI-PACKS NOW ON SALE

Single-game tickets and #BThere mini-packs for the first four home games of the 2018 Baylor football season are now available to the general public through the Baylor Athletics Ticket Office.

These #BaylorLights shine bright

In this blog, we write a lot about the outstanding achievements of Baylor Bears: the academic honors, the national trophies, the alumni who become household names. If we only focused on those, it would be easy for many other everyday, inspirational stories to go unnoticed. One of our favorite things to do is bring those stories to […]

‘Blockbuster’ Titanic exhibit comes to Baylor’s Mayborn Museum

Earlier this month, Baylor’s Mayborn Museum debuted its biggest exhibit ever — Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Featuring more than 150 artifacts recovered from the ocean floor, the exhibit takes visitors on a journey back in time through the design, building, and ultimate tragedy of the RMS Titanic. Upon entering the exhibit, attendees are given a replica boarding […]

Former Baylor star leading Dodgers’ offense in 2018

Last fall, the Los Angeles Dodgers fell just one win short of the franchise’s seventh World Series title, taking the championship series to a seventh game against the Houston Astros. A popular preseason choice to make it back to the World Series again this fall, the Dodgers have instead floundered — due in large part […]

7 fun facts about Baylor’s First Gent, Brad Livingstone

Standing nearly 7 feet tall with a bighearted smile, you can’t miss the man who considers himself as Baylor’s president’s biggest fan. Basketball player, educator, military buff, father — Brad Livingstone is much more than just the First Gent of Baylor University; here are seven fun facts about President Livingstone’s husband: 1. He played college basketball at […]

Congratulations

Brian Sitton

Congratulations to staff member Brian Sitton, university libraries, and spouse Jennifer, on the birth of their son, Daniel James Sitton on December 2, 2017.

Dakota Farquhar-Caddell

Congratulations to staff member Dakota Farquhar-Caddell, student activities, and spouse Shannon, on the birth of their son, Ryko Win Farquhar-Caddell, on December 1, 2017.

Loretta Landry

Congratulations to staff member Loretta Landry, Texas Hunger Initiative, and spouse Garrett, on the birth of their son, Griffin Trevor Landry, on November 27, 2017.

Daniel Shallcross

Congratulations to faculty member Daniel Shallcross, accounting and business law, and spouse Courtney, on the birth of their son, Clark Byron Shallcross, on November 28, 2017.

With Sympathy

Dr. Ralph Wood

Sympathies to Dr. Ralph Wood, University Professor, Theology & Literature in the Religion Department, on the passing of his son, Mr. Kenneth Wood, on April 12, 2018.

Dr. Terry York

Sympathies to Dr. Terry York, Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs at Truett Seminary, on the passing of his mother, Mrs. Helen York, on April 10, 2018 in Stanberry, Missouri.

Dr. John Vasut

Sympathies to Dr. John Vasut, Senior Lecturer in the Physics Department, on the passing of his father, Mr. Joseph Vasut, on March 28, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee.

Delany Carlovsky

Sympathies to Baylor student, Delany Carlovsky, on the passing of her father, Mr. Gregory “Scott” Carlovsky, on April 2, 2018.

Baptist Standard: Baylor expert identifies signs of elder abuse

June 18, 2018
James Ellor, Ph.D., M.Div., professor in Baylor University’s Diana R. Garland School of Social Work, is the featured expert in this article about how to identify elder abuse. Family members, hospital staff and law enforcement submit most reports of abuse, but churches and other organizations also should be diligent, Ellor said, noting clergy are considered mandatory reporters in many states. (Eric Eckert, assistant director of Baylor Media Communications, pitched Dr. Ellor to national media as an expert on this topic.)

Baylor Business: Your Calling, Our Mission

VIDEO: Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business cultivates principled leaders and serves the global marketplace through transformational learning and impactful scholarship in a culture of innovation guided by Christian values. The School's top-ranked programs combines rigorous classroom learning, hands-on experience in the real world, a solid foundation in ethical values and a global outlook.

Business Wire: Sherry Ashley Joins Houston Trust Company

June 18, 2018
Sherry Ashley, B.A. (Political Science/Business Administration) ’84, has joined the Houston Trust Company as vice president of trust administration. Ashley began her trust career at River Oaks Bank & Trust before moving to Salient Trust Co. LTA, where she worked in trust administration, most recently as senior trust officer.

Digital Engineering: COFES 2018: Thinking About the Future of Engineering Software

June 13, 2018
Keith E. Schubert, Ph.D., professor of electrical and computer engineering in Baylor’s School of Engineering and Computer Science, spoke on “Unlocking the Patterns of Life”at a recent meeting of COFES: The Congress on the Future of Engineering Software. Schubert’s research focuses on how the nature of life forms recognizable patterns, for which he uses cellular automata to discover these repeatable patterns. NASA is now using his research as it searches for evidence of life in the solar system.

Connecting Summer Camps to Mission-Minded Students

WACO, Texas (June 15, 2018) – This summer, more than 500 Baylor University students are serving at camps throughout the country.

Baylor Gerontology Expert: Signs that Your Loved One is Suffering Elder Abuse

WACO, Texas (June 14, 2018) – Each year, an estimated 5 million older adults are abused, neglected or exploited, according to the Administration for Community Living.

‘Holy Ghost Girl’ to Lead Exploration of Tent Revivals, Writing Memoirs during Werlin Lecture June 22

WACO, Texas (June 12, 2018) – Award-winning author Donna M. Johnson will present the 2018 Werlin Lecture at 2 p.m. Friday, June 22, in room 100 of the Castellaw Communications Center at Baylor University. The Werlin Lecture is free and open to the public as part of the 2018 Press Women of Texas Conference.

Baylor Adoption Expert Says Birth Mothers Need Increased Support During, Following Adoption Process

Elissa Madden, Ph.D., associate professor in Baylor's Diana R. Garland School of Social Work, focuses her research on the birth mother experience during the adoption process. She said birth mothers need increased support throughout the process and in the years that follow.

Jun. 19Weight Watchers - Deal Days
Jun. 19 12:00-12:20pmSummer Noon Prayers
Jun. 19 12:00-1:00pmGratitude: A Skill for Happier Living
Jun. 25 5:30-6:30pmMonday Madness - Raquetball
Jun. 26 12:00-12:20pmSummer Noon Prayers
Jun. 26 12:00-1:00pmChanging Cowpaths
Jul. 2 2:45-5:00pmSelf-Awareness: A Christian Perspective
Jun. 19Weight Watchers - Deal Days
Jun. 19 12:00-12:20pmSummer Noon Prayers
Jun. 19 12:00-1:00pmGratitude: A Skill for Happier Living
Jun. 20 3:00-5:00pmWorking in the CMS
Jun. 25 5:30-6:30pmMonday Madness - Raquetball
Jun. 26 12:00-12:20pmSummer Noon Prayers
Jun. 26 12:00-1:00pmChanging Cowpaths