Faculty & Staff News
Including 32 December graduates, a total of 232 Baylor student-athletes were recognized as BU Academic Champions at the Feb. 27 men's basketball game at the Ferrell Center.
A generous $2 million gift made by anonymous Baylor parents from California will support Baylor’s nationally renowned Global Mission Leadership (GML) initiative, a unique program that prepares Christian leaders to become catalysts for change in communities all over the world. The GML program, established in 2009 within within Baylor’s Diana R. Garland School of Social Work, provides […]
IRVING, Texas – Baylor equestrian landed a league-best 26 Academic All-Big 12 selections, including 22 first teamers, announced Tuesday afternoon by the conference office.
Courtney Scrivano's earliest memories as a Baylor fan were sitting in the stands at Floyd Casey Stadium, watching the games with her dad and grandfather.
Baylor football coach Matt Rhule said the difference between his first spring training two years ago and now is "night and day."
WACO, Texas (March 20, 2019) – The Baylor University department of psychology and neuroscience will host the 2019 Sharon Bischofshausen Lecture featuring Amy Murrell, Ph.D., member of the clinical psychology faculty at the University of North Texas and author of “The Joy of Parenting.”
March 20, 2019
The Martin Museum of Art’s 2019 Baylor Art Student Exhibition is coming up on March 28, and students are submitting artworks now to potentially be selected for the show. Students are able to submit pieces under eight categories: painting, photography, ceramics, sculpture, graphic design, textiles/fabrics, printmaking and drawing.
March 19, 2019
VIDEO: Darryn Willoughby, Ph.D., professor and director of the Exercise Biochemical and Nutrition Lab in Baylor’s Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences, gives three reasons debunking the notion that fasted cardio — working out first thing in the morning on an empty stomach — is better at burning fat. Instead, he recommends ingesting 10 to 20 grams of protein before a workout to help maintain muscle protein synthesis rather than breaking down more muscle.
March 17, 2019
Suzy Weems, Ph.D., a registered dietitian and professor of family and consumer sciences in Baylor’s Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences, is quoted in this article about weight loss breakfast options.
March 19, 2019
Meredith David, Ph.D., assistant professor of marketing in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, is a featured expert in this article. David’s research on technology and its impact on relationships has been covered nationally. “Although the stated purpose of technology like smartphones is to help us connect with others, in this particular instance, it does not,” David said.
WACO, Texas (March 20, 2019) – The Keston Center for Religion, Politics and Society at Baylor University, in partnership with the McBride Center for International Business in the Hankamer School of Business, will present a Diplomatic Forum at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 21, in rooms 143-144 of the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
KWKT-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/FOX): Baylor faculty member earns nearly $3M grant to study evidence-based practices in psychology
March 18, 2019
Sara L. Dolan, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and neuroscience in Baylor University’s College of Arts & Sciences, has been awarded a five-year grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for project to improve clinical practice for children who have been victims of abuse and trauma. The grant will allow Dolan and her collaborators to develop and implement new training methods in assessment and diagnosis for counselors and social workers, which they hope will lead to improved outcomes for their patients.
March 18, 2019
Jake Talbert B.B.A./M.Acc. (Accounting) ’16, former counselor and current assistant director at Kanakuk Kamps, writes about the life change that takes place in a child’s heart while away at camp. Talbert served on summer staff at Kanakuk while a student at Baylor.
March 19, 2019
AUDIO: On the latest National Podcast of Texas, film director John Lee Hancock, B.A. (English) ’79, J.D. ’82, the Texas Film Hall of Famer and director of Netflix’s new “The Highwaymen” talks about “The Blind Side,” “The Alamo’ and the future of Texas filmmaking.
In their first true road game of the season, the Bears battled the Sam Houston State Bearkats in a back-and-forth contest, but ultimately fell 8-7 Tuesday night at Don Sanders Stadium in Huntsville.