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4/11/2021
WACO, Texas (April 11, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on Baylor men’s basketball and the NCAA Championship women’s role in the church, food insecurity and racial diversity in congregations.
4/4/2021
WACO, Texas (April 4, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on the connection between attendance and racial diversity within a church, stress and COVID-19, faith leaders and public health, the legacy of the Queen of Gospel Mahalia Jackson and the "COVID slide" on adult literacy.
3/28/2021
WACO, Texas (March 28, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on gender and American religious culture, the 1918 flu pandemic, the report and recommendations from the Commission on Historic Campus Representations and the online battle against vaccine misinformation.
3/21/2021
WACO, Texas (March 21, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on a planned Autism Clinic at Baylor, the impact of COVID-19 on sleep, addiction to video games, ways Christians can care for the planet and Truett Seminary’s launch of the Faith & Sports Institute.
3/14/2021
WACO, Texas (March 14, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on the empowerment of women, a new technology used by Baylor to determine wait times and capacity in buildings, financial tips for investors during economic uncertainty and Truett Seminary’s new educational offerings and outreach efforts.
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3/7/2021
WACO, Texas (March 7, 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 and vaccinations, the evolution of Black Twitter, COVID's effect on the mental health of children and on worship, how bundled payments with co-pay waivers can create substantial cost savings for patients and the classical music that underlies memorials and solemn occasions.
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2/28/2021
WACO, Texas (Feb. 28, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, the church’s role in issues of conflict, social injustice and food insecurity, crises faced by the Black church and the leaders who have helped them overcome, smartphone use during the pandemic, and dust bunnies, plasmas and outer space.
2/21/2021
WACO, Texas (Feb. 21, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on the preservation of Black Gospel music, research on pregnancy discrimination and work flexibility and paid leave, solutions to food insecurity among college students, COVID-19 vaccine misinformation and skepticism among the evangelical community and expanding the study of and appreciation for the impact and history of African Americans.
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2/14/2021
WACO, Texas (Feb. 14, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, developing a technological edge against human trafficking, Black History Month, the concept of walking 10,000 steps per day, benefits of hypnotherapy and the impact of research experiences for students.
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2/7/2021
WACO, Texas (Feb. 7, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on grief and "attachment objects," reading the Psalms to help heal COVID's harm to mental and behavioral health, GameStop and brick-and-mortar burdens, the pandemic's effect on small businesses and how Black composers shaped the sound of American classical music.
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1/31/2021
WACO, Texas (Jan. 31, 2021) – Baylor University researchers and faculty experts were featured in national and local media stories as they shared their thoughts and expertise on worsening mental health of college students during the pandemic, affordable car insurance, women leaders in public relations, breaking down racial myths and Baylor's pioneering medical humanities program.
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.
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