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1/24/2021
WACO, Texas (Jan. 24, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on COVID-19 testing, including a new testing lab and research facility at Baylor, MLK Day of Service, key research on the global childhood obesity crisis and using technology to combat human trafficking.
1/17/2021
WACO, Texas (Jan. 17, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on solutions to hunger and poverty, the importance of sleep, test-optional admissions, protests, violence and COVID-19, autism research and Christian nationalism.
1/10/2021
WACO, Texas (Jan. 10, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on gratitude, hypnotherapy, New Year's resolutions, COVID-19 vaccines and global health.
12/20/2020
WACO, Texas (Dec. 20, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on cultural humility and racism, the role of Christianity in the justice system, conspiracies surround the COVID-19 vaccine and controversy on distributing the vaccine to the prison population.
12/13/2020
WACO, Texas (Dec. 13, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on human population genetics, "mercy" for nurses as hospitals operate at maximum capacity during COVID-19, the virus's impact on ecotourism risks and the grocery store supply chain, and the discovery of a new genus and species of ichythyosaurus, which lived 150 million years ago.
12/6/2020
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on combatting COVID-19 misinformation in a creative way, supporting children’s math learning, the virus's effects on great apes and other wild animals and on the film industry, and Baylor research on the use of digital tools on historical floor plans, phone snubbing and racially diverse churches.
11/29/2020
WACO, Texas (Nov. 22, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on the impact of streaming movies on Hollywood, the role of the church on matters of public health and safety, the fictionalization of disturbing news events particularly those involving women and the trend of athletes promoting their own dietary supplements.
11/22/2020
WACO, Texas (Nov. 22, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on what principals have learned from COVID-19's stress test, how cynical hostility may increase risk for heart disease while forgiveness can be good for your health, and the latest Baylor space research on the Moon and Mercury.
11/15/2020
WACO, Texas (Nov. 15, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on health care issues, viral marketing and grocery supply chains, the growth of multiracial churches, freedom songs and protest spirituals and World War II heroes Doris Miller and Audie Murphy.
11/8/2020
WACO, Texas (Nov. 8, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on patience and stress while waiting for election results, a new multidisciplinary partnership between Baylor University and Compassion International that could make an impact on global child poverty and measuring the relationship between art and faith.
11/1/2020
WACO, Texas (Nov. 1, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on COVID-19's undeniable local impact, voter turnout in Texas, a new partnership between Baylor and Compassion International, widening gaps for struggling students in reading and math and how prices ended in 9 affect a buyer's perception.
10/25/2020
WACO, Texas (Oct. 25, 2020) - Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on various election topics including the evangelical vote, how a Baylor class on Northern Triangle refugees resulted in a children's book on unaccompanied migrant children, research on the ways in which being in touch with your emotions can help lower stress and the legacy of the Roman Colosseum.
10/19/2020
WACO, Texas (Oct. 18, 2020) - Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on the upcoming presidential election, changes to Social Security in 2021, the differences between cultural appreciation and appropriation, and grief in the age of COVID-19.
10/11/2020
WACO, Texas (Oct. 11, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on how joy can be a companion during suffering, financial strategies for employee buyouts, the ways in which horror films tap into pop culture's most urgent fears and how a local partnership is studying the effectiveness of innovative health approaches.
10/4/2020
WACO, Texas (Oct. 4, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on the impact of listening to diverse voices on the workplace, a new way of analyzing soil organic matter to predict climate change and the connection between daily spiritual experiences and total well-being.
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9/27/2020
WACO, Texas (Sept. 27, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in local and national media stories as they shared their research and expertise on a variety of subjects, including an article published by a Baylor professor on hopelessness during the pandemic and other COVID-19 related stories including a visit from the White House, voting and healthcare; and Baylor’s ranking Number 5 nationally in student engagement.
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9/20/2020
WACO, Texas (Sept. 20, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in local and national media stories as they shared their research and expertise on a variety of subjects, including a national grant awarded to Baylor psychology and neurology professors, COVID-19 related stories on technology, local businesses and campus protocols; and topics on education, film, history and race.
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9/13/2020
WACO, Texas (Sept. 13, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in local and national media stories as they shared their research and expertise on a variety of subjects, including a Baylor study on the effects divorce has on children; and topics on archeology, trafficking, virtual learning and the Behringer Recruiting Lounge.
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9/6/2020
WACO, Texas (Sept. 6, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in local and national media stories as they shared their research and expertise on a variety of subjects, including the successful operation performed on Baylor mascot Judge Lady, COVID-19 related stories on psychology, Baylor testing, graduate programs and the Waco community; and topics on culture, politics race and religion.
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8/30/2020
WACO, Texas (Aug. 30, 2020) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in local and national media stories as they shared their research and expertise on a variety of subjects, including a Baylor study on workplace productivity, COVID-19 related stories on Baylor safety guidelines, faith during the pandemic and wellness; and topics on sports, politics, religion, health and race.
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