Where Lights Shine Bright

The best and the brightest excel at Baylor. And each member of the Baylor Family past, present and future brings their own bright spirit to our beautiful campus. That’s why we say “lights shine bright” here. Whether you’re a student or a parent, faculty or staff, with God in your heart, Baylor spirit in your soul, and green and gold on your back, you can light up the world.

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Aug. 6, 2018
#BaylorLights: Brooke Blevins
Brooke Blevins wants students to know they don't have to wait until they're adults to get engaged in making a difference in their community. This summer she'll work with 100 sixth- through ninth-graders during an intensive week-long camp focused on civics.
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Jul. 24, 2018
#BaylorLights: Dr. Tisha Emerson
Putting a price on what someone is willing to pay to protect or improve the environment is a focus for Dr. Tisha Emerson, the Ben H. Williams Professor of Economics. She is also known for integrating research in the classroom as a way to help her students learn.
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Jul. 9, 2018
#BaylorLights Profile: Dr. Seung Kim
More than 75 percent of cancer patients in developing countries discover their cancer in a late stage. Dr. Seung Kim wants to change that.
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Jul. 5, 2018
#BaylorLights Profile: Will Simmons
Stewarding endowed gifts to Baylor is more than a job to Will Simmons. It's a chance to perpetuate the caring community that makes Baylor special.
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Jun. 25, 2018
#BaylorLights Profile: Sha Towers
Sha Towers serves Baylor as the director of central libraries, the director of research & engagement, the librarian for theatre and visual arts, and the curator of the Baylor Book Arts Collection (BBAC).
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Jun. 14, 2018
#BaylorLights Profile: Dr. Lakia Scott
Spending time with elementary and middle school students drives Dr. Lakia Scott as she prepares new teachers to enter the workforce.
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Jun. 7, 2018
#BaylorLights Profile: Dr. Monique Marsh-Bell
Dr. Monique Marsh-Bell serves as the assistant athletic director for mental health services. The best part of her job? Helping students learn about mental illness and how to be proactive in their mental health.
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Jun. 1, 2018
#BaylorLights Profile: Kristen Padilla-Mainor
As director of the Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities, Kristen Padilla-Mainor seeks to shine her light by preparing students to serve children with developmental disabilities and sharing her expertise with educators.
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