Baylor Law School students put down the books and put on the hard hats to help out the Waco community recently. Nearly 30 law school volunteers, including law students, family members and friends, helped construct two houses for Waco Habitat for Humanity on South 16th Street. The law school's Diversity in Law organization sponsored the one-day "Habitat for Humanity Builds" program.
The Baylor Alumni Association's Distinguished Alumni Award -- the highest honor given to members of the Baylor University family -- will be presented to four notable alumni at a gala banquet on Jan. 21, 2005. This year's four recipients are A.T. "Gus" Blackshear Jr., Dr. Sally Kilgore, Dr. John M. Lilley and Dr. Ray Perryman.