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Jan
14
2021
Bear Aid: Welcome & Mask Distribution (Volunteers Needed)
The Baylor Bear Aid Team needs help handing out face masks and welcoming students back to campus.
Dec
7
2020
Baylor students ministered to Peruvians despite the challenges brought by coronavirus.
Oct
22
2020
You’re a Neighbor. Be a Kind One.
“How can we have good conversations when everything is so political and politicized?” I must admit that I feel sadness when hearing this question because “politics” should mean accomplishing important work and decisions together as a society and as a community.
Oct
8
2020
What does Christianity look like around the world? How does it spread to new peoples and new regions? Those are the sort of broad questions that Dr. Carlos Cardoza-Orlandi, Baylor’s Frederick E. Roach Professor of World Christianity, seeks to answer through his research, as he studies the vitality of the Christian faith in regions around …
Oct
8
2020
WACO, Texas (Oct. 8, 2020) — The Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion (ISR) this week is virtually presenting the inaugural conference of the Evangelical Studies Program on the “History of Latin American Evangelicalism.”
Oct
7
2020
The good news: Since an initial spike shortly after students returned to campus early this fall, Baylor’s fight against the coronavirus seems to be working; the number of active COVID-19 cases on campus has remained below 1% of the campus community for about a month now. The bad news: That still means there are 50-100 …
Sep
10
2020
Baylor Missions Week Goes Virtual
The first virtual Baylor Missions Week kicks off on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, and extends through Friday, Sept. 18, 2020!
Aug
26
2020
Baylor Missions Fair 2020 | Call for Missions & Ministry Organizations

Baylor Missions & Public Life invites missions and ministry organizations to join us for the 2020 Baylor Missions Fair scheduled for Monday, September 14, 2020!

Aug
5
2020
Family First Welcome Care Kits | Pick-Up Details
Baylor is providing students, faculty, and staff with a Family First Welcome Kit which will include Baylor-branded face coverings (2), hand sanitizer, a thermometer, a water bottle, a clear drawstring bag, COVID-19 Student Guide, and coupons from local vendors and eateries.
Jun
23
2020
“Lift Every Voice and Sing” — hymn #351 in the Baptist Hymnal — was written in 1900 and first performed at a celebration of Abraham Lincoln’s birthday. A prayer of thanksgiving for faithfulness and freedom, the song quickly earned the nickname “the Black national anthem,” and over the years it became one of the most …
Jun
23
2020
Baylor Missions & Public Life Announces Summer of Solidarity (SOS)
Summer of Solidarity (SOS) seeks to elevate the difficult, uncomfortable but important conversations, regarding race, privilege, violence and conciliation in America.
Jun
19
2020
WACO, Texas (June 19, 2020) – As the protests following the death of George Floyd began to roil the country, it was only a few days before the demonstrators began to sing an array of freedom songs and protest spirituals, as well as a few new adaptations, including Bill Withers’ “Lean on Me.”
May
21
2020
WACO, Texas (May 21, 2020) – Baylor University today announced a $75,000 gift from the H-E-B Tournament of Champions Charitable Trust that will provide staffing support for the Baylor University Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty, helping fund the Emergency Meals-to-You effort over the next six months.
Apr
20
2020
Baylor Missions to Host Virtual Netflix Party & Discussion for Students
Baylor Missions scheduled to host virtual Netflix Party viewing of National Geographic docuseries, The Story of Us with Morgan Freeman, Season 1, Episode 3: "The Story of Love." 
Apr
9
2020
"Put simply, we serve because one day we will need to be served." | Baylor junior Aaron Rodriguez shares his Spring Break #BearsOnMission experience.
Mar
23
2020
Social distancing doesn't have to stop your service! In fact, many non-profit and service organizations could use volunteers now more than ever. Here are some opportunities to serve from home.
Mar
3
2020
As of March 5, 2020, all Baylor Missions teams are still cleared to travel by Baylor Global Safety and Security and Baylor Mission
Mar
2
2020
Baylor University’s Department of Public Safety and Center for Global Engagement continue to monitor the latest information on coronavirus (COVID-19) from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Department of State. This resource page provides the latest updates on COVID-19 and any impact to the Baylor University campus and/or University-sponsored travel.
Feb
26
2020
WACO, Texas (Feb. 26, 2020) – Spring Break is often a time for rest, relaxation, and renewal, but not for nine teams comprised of 150 Baylor University students, faculty and staff.
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