Martin Luther King Jr. Day Campus Closures

Jan. 17, 2014

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WACO, Texas (Jan. 17, 2014) - In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Baylor University administrative offices will be closed and no classes will be held Monday, Jan. 20.

The following is a list of Baylor buildings with altered hours:

� All campus libraries will be closed.

� Starbucks in Moody Library will be closed.

� Penland and East Village dining halls will be open. Brooks, Collins and Memorial will be closed.

� The Bill Daniel Student Center (SUB) will be open from 7 a.m. until midnight.

� Chick-fil-A, Panda Express and Mooyah will be open from 10:30 a.m. until 8 p.m. The rest of the on-campus restaurants will be closed.

� The McLane Student Life Center (SLC) will be open from 1 p.m. until midnight.

� The Baylor Health Center and Pharmacy will be closed.

� The Wiethorn Visitors Center will be closed.

� The Baylor Bookstore will be open.

� All residence halls will remain open.

by Kristen Bennett, student newswriter, (254) 710-6805.


Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, characterized as having "high research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The university provides a vibrant campus community for approximately 15,000 students by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. Located in Waco, Baylor welcomes students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries to study a broad range of degrees among its 11 nationally recognized academic divisions. Baylor sponsors 19 varsity athletic teams and is a founding member of the Big 12 Conference.

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