In Memory of Jim Bargainer
In 1979 Jim became the Director of The Institute of Engineering Science at Baylor University. He guided the program for the next 20 years including achieving accreditation of several disciplines including the first, the Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the Accrediting Board for Engineering in 1986. He became the first Dean of the School of Engineering and Computer Science in June of 1995. Gifts can be made to the Dr. James D. Bargainer, Jr. Endowed Scholarship to honor his memory.
In Memory of Jane Meyer
Baylor University mourns the loss of longtime friend and philanthropist, Jane Meyer. Honored as a Baylor Founder for her support of the university, Jane’s strong Christian faith informed her philanthropy, and as president of the Paul and Jane Meyer Family Foundation, she built upon a legacy of generosity toward Baylor’s students. The Meyers established the Paul J. Meyer Christian Leadership in Business Endowed Fund to promote a Christian perspective on business leadership. Gifts can be made to this fund to honor her memory.
In Memory of Steve Hunter
Steve Hunter’s love for Baylor and Baylor Athletics spanned more than 55 years. From the 1974 SWC Championship, to seeing the 2004 Tennis team as they brought the first National Championship to Baylor, to the first of three Lady Bears Basketball National Championships, to Back-to-Back Big 12 Championships, and the joy of our Men’s Basketball National Championship in 2021, his passionate support and belief that Baylor’s mission to win with integrity and build champions for life was unwavering. Steve established the Hunter Family Endowed Scholarship in Athletics to foster the spiritual and athletic growth of our Baylor Athletes. Gifts can be made to this fund to honor his memory.
In Memory of Kathy Tinius
Baylor University mourns the loss of beloved alumna, Kathy Tinius. Kathy had a lifelong love of Baylor, which was reflected through her faithful support of the Louise Herrington School of Nursing and the Film and Digital Media department. Kathy established the Tinius Family Endowed Fund in Film and Digital Media for Baylor in LA through which she hoped young, Christian people could achieve their dreams and provide a positive influence in the entertainment industry. Gifts may be made to this fund to honor her memory.