Baylor in the News Archives for Dec. 2014

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1. C-SPAN3 American History TV: Branch Davidian Standoff 12/23/2014
1. The Baptist Standard: Texas Tidbits: Baylor Philanthropy Lab benefits Waco nonprofits 12/23/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Neurologist selected as Baylor’s new executive VP, provost 12/23/2014
2. The Baylor Lariat: New executive vice president, provost to join Baylor in June 12/23/2014
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Construction begins on Baylor’s new $3 million athletic nutrition center 12/23/2014
2. The Wall Street Journal: New Year’s Resolutions for Soon-to-Be Retirees 12/23/2014
3. KWTX-TV 6 p.m. News (Waco, CBS): Baylor Appoints New Provost 12/23/2014
3. WXXI-AM/WRUR-FM (NPR/Rochester, NY): “Connections with Evan Dawson”: What Is Saturnalia? 12/23/2014
4. The Huffington Post: Evangelical Preacher George Whitefield Turns 300: A Look Back At His Legacy 12/23/2014
5. Vail (CO) Daily: Perils of popularity 12/23/2014
Austin American-Statesman: Children’s Advocacy Center names new executive director 12/23/2014
ESPN.com: Isaiah Austin 'dreams again' 12/23/2014
1. Baptist News Global: $2 million gift will establish chair in religious freedom at Baylor 12/22/2014
1. Benefitspro.com: Factors impacting employee loyalty and commitment 12/22/2014
1. The Huffington Post (HuffPo Live): “The Life of Jesus: What Was Jesus Really Like?” 12/22/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco doctor McCunniff earns award for excellence 12/22/2014
2. Oxford University Press Blog: Almost paradise: heaven in imaginative literature 12/22/2014
2. The Baptist Standard: Dallas couple endows Baylor chair in religious freedom 12/22/2014
3. Guidry (TX) News: Dallas Couple’s $2 Million Gift to Baylor Establishes Endowed Chair in Religious Freedom 12/22/2014
3. The Wall Street Journal: Financial Terms Those Nearing Retirement Often Misunderstand 12/22/2014
Baylor President Ken Starr Announces Appointment of Dr. Edwin Trevathan, M.D., M.P.H., as Executive Vice President and Provost 12/22/2014
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Neurologist selected as Baylor’s new executive VP, provost 12/22/2014
1. The Dallas Morning News: Dallas Morning News Texan of the Year finalist: Lori Baker 12/19/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: “A Baylor Christmas” to air on KWTX 12/19/2014
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor to create religious freedom chair with $2 million gift from Dallas couple 12/19/2014
3. KXXV-TV (Waco, ABC): Baylor gets $2 million gift for endowed chair in religious freedom 12/19/2014
The Baptist Standard: Facing Christmas with ‘the empty chair at the holiday table’ 12/19/2014
The Dallas Morning News: Big-hearted forensic sleuth and unsung Baylor Nation hero Lori Baker 12/19/2014
The Gospel Coalition: An Interview with Thomas Kidd on George Whitefield 12/19/2014
The Houston Chronicle: Pair that tweets together, stays together? 12/19/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Baylor’s unique ‘philanthropy lab’ raises awareness of this community’s needs 12/18/2014
1. Vice: Dead Migrants Are Vanishing at the Texas Border 12/18/2014
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Houston-based law group offering free legal clinic at Waco Veterans One Stop 12/18/2014
2. The Washington Post: 300 years after his birth, Whitefield has staying power with evangelicals 12/18/2014
3. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Some do not go with the flow 12/18/2014
C-SPAN3 American History TV: Baylor University Armstrong Browning Library 12/18/2014
Christianity Today Gives a Book Award of Merit to Baylor Scholar and Author Philip Jenkins 12/18/2014
Dallas Couple’s $2 Million Gift to Baylor Establishes Endowed Chair in Religious Freedom 12/18/2014
Herald Democrat (Sherman/Denison, TX): Senate confirms three Texas judicial nominees 12/18/2014
The Irish Times: Are technology-free bedrooms key to a successful relationship? 12/18/2014
“A Baylor Christmas” Special to Air on Texas, Louisiana TV Stations 12/17/2014
1. BBC Earth: How predators changed the world 12/17/2014
1. C-SPAN3 American History TV: Texas Collection at Baylor University 12/17/2014
1. Religion News Service: 300 years after his birth, Whitefield has staying power with evangelicals 12/17/2014
2. IT Wire (Australia): How high density Wi-Fi is making sports fans winners 12/17/2014
2. The Baptist Standard: Kathy Hillman: ’Tis love that’s born tonight 12/17/2014
2. Times Colonist (Victoria, B.C., Canada): Rising cellphone use hurts young people, experts say 12/17/2014
The Spring (TX) Observer: Lincoln Goodwin appointed Justice of the Peace 4.1 in post formerly held by J. Kent Adams 12/17/2014
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Tickets for behind-the-scenes tours of McLane Stadium go on sale Thursday 12/17/2014
1. The Biblical Recorder: Prof. Jenkins: Christianity heads back to its roots 12/16/2014
1. Yahoo! News: Beer and Beef: Why the Vikings' Elaborate Feasts Died Out 12/16/2014
2. NASDAQ: Best Social Security Strategies for Singles 12/16/2014
2. Recruiter.com: How to Overcome Recruiter Cold Call Resistance 12/16/2014
3. United Food and Commercial Workers International (UFCW): Union Membership Boosts Life Satisfaction 12/16/2014
C-SPAN2 Book TV: Book Discussion on Nothing But Love in God's Waters 12/16/2014
Resolving to Be More Generous in the New Year - Baylor Philanthropy Expert Offers Four Ways to Develop Spirit of Generosity in 2015 12/16/2014
1. C-SPAN Book TV: Book Discussion on Virtual Afterlives 12/15/2014
1. Muskogee (OK) Phoenix: Illinois River samples collected 12/15/2014
1. Newsday (New York): Coping during the holidays with the loss of a loved one 12/15/2014
1. The Baptist Standard: Texas Tidbits: Four Texas Baptist schools honored for community service 12/15/2014
1. The Tulsa World: John E. Hoover: Ex-Baylor QB Nick Florence living proof of new TU coach's potential 12/15/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Local group to decorate veterans’ graves with Christmas wreaths 12/15/2014
2. Horsetalk.co.nz: $50,000 grant for equine therapy for combat veterans 12/15/2014
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Ambitious bike lane network key part of Waco’s long-term transit plan 12/15/2014
3. Aleteia.org: The Lost Classics of Christian Cinema 12/15/2014
3. CFO: Corporate Transparency: The Openness Revolution 12/15/2014
1. KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Students Working to Improve Quality of Life in East Waco 12/12/2014
Baptist News Global: 7 ways to help those suffering from ‘the empty chair at the holiday table’ 12/12/2014
Baptist News Global: For Baptists, a lone Arminian voice crying in a Calvinist wilderness 12/12/2014
Baptist Press: Prof: Christianity heads back to its roots 12/12/2014
Baptist Standard: Texas cities counter national trend in food assistance requests 12/12/2014
Financial Buzz: Wunderlich Names Stacy Hodges as Chief Financial Officer 12/12/2014
FreeNewsPos.com: Vikings and the little ice age: The end of beef and beer 12/12/2014
KCEN-TV (Waco, NBC): Baylor DT Suleiman Masumbuko’s Incredible Story of Survival 12/12/2014
KERA-FM’s Think (Dallas, NPR): Music To March To 12/12/2014
KXXV-TV (Waco, ABC): Identification of First St. Cemetery remains tougher than originally thought 12/12/2014
Public Radio International: Social media is transforming the way we view death and grieving 12/12/2014
The Huffington Post: When Discounting Is Bad for Business, and How Marketing Can Help 12/12/2014
The Truthout: Deadly Divide: Migrant Death on the Border 12/12/2014
Waco Tribune-Herald: A lap around Baylor’s new track facility 12/12/2014
1. KWBU-FM: Baylor Philanthropy Lab Awards $100,000 to Local Nonprofits 12/11/2014
1. The Huffington Post: Haunted by the Holidays: 'A Christmas Carol' and the Ghost of Christmas Past 12/11/2014
2. ALA News: RUSA announces Carol Schuetz as the new editor for RUSA Update 12/11/2014
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Education about art mutes most claims of obscenity 12/11/2014
Baylor Model United Nations Team Earns Top Honor at National Conference 12/11/2014
Baylor University and Truett Seminary Winter Commencement Ceremonies 12/11/2014
KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Baylor Students, Athletes Visit McLane Children’s Hospital 12/11/2014
KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Waco: Midway High Principal Finalist For Statewide Honor 12/11/2014
Music Row: Honorees Announced for 7th Annual T.J. Martell Foundation Honors Gala 12/11/2014
Tahlequah (OK) Daily Press: Alcohol regulation discussed at OSRC meeting 12/11/2014
Waco Tribune-Herald: Steven Curtis Chapman brings deeper ‘Joy’ to Waco 12/11/2014
Baylor University Building Hours for Christmas Break 12/10/2014
KCEN-TV 10 p.m. (Waco, NBC): Students in Baylor Philanthropy Course Give $100,000 in Grants to Local Nonprofits 12/10/2014
KWTX-TV 10 p.m. News (Waco CBS): Baylor Students Pay it Forward to Local Nonprofits 12/10/2014
Making Contact International: Deadly Divide: Migrant Death on the Border 12/10/2014
RedOrbit: Is Your Relationship at Risk Due to ‘Technoference’ 12/10/2014
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor philanthropy course awards $100,000 to eight local nonprofits 12/10/2014
The Wall Street Journal: How to Practice Retirement Before You Retire 12/10/2014
Viking Archaeology Blog: Beer, Beef and Politics: Findings at Viking Archaeological Site Show Power Trumping Practicality 12/10/2014
1. Insurance Journal: 16 Higher Ed Students Land Scholarships from Insurance Council of Texas 12/9/2014
1. Phys.Org: Entrepreneurs to venture capitalists: Don't be a Scrooge 12/9/2014
1. The News Leader (Staunton, VA): Patients worry about care they'll receive 12/9/2014
1. The West University Buzz (Houston, TX) Buzz: Applying to College 12/9/2014
2. AlterNet: 7 Habits of Highly Defective People 12/9/2014
2. The Baptist Standard: Texas Tidbits: Alejandro named vice president of governance at Baylor 12/9/2014
2. The News Leader (Staunton, VA): Virginia keeps addicted nurses on the job 12/9/2014
3. First Things: The Last Man and the First Man: P.D. James’s Detection of the Divine Mysteries 12/9/2014
3. Med City News: When does being obsessed with technology compromise your love life? 12/9/2014
Baylor Students in Inaugural ‘Philanthropy Lab’ Course Present $100,000 in Grants to Local Nonprofits 12/9/2014
1. Kiplinger/Yahoo! Finance: Best strategies to boost your Social Security benefits 12/8/2014
1. KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): Mobile Veggie Van Targets Waco Food Deserts 12/8/2014
1. KWTX-TV 6 p.m. News (Waco, CBS): Baylor Dedicates New Track Facility 12/8/2014
1. mySouTex.com: Butler sworn in to Supreme Court Bar 12/8/2014
1. The Hechinger Report: An education prof. goes back to high school, finds technology is no longer a tool but a context 12/8/2014
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: ESPN’s Chris Fowler takes in Baylor, ‘beautiful’ McLane Stadium 12/8/2014
2. Christian Standard: How to Cope with Grief at the Holidays 12/8/2014
2. KWTX-TV 10 p.m. News (Waco, CBS): Baylor Dedicates New Track Facility 12/8/2014
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: GameDay attracts thousands, gives Waco boost 12/8/2014
3. KCEN-TV 10 p.m. News (Waco, NBC): Students Camp Out For College GameDay 12/8/2014
3. KXXV-TV 6 p.m. News (Waco, ABC): Clyde Hart Track and Field Stadium Dedication 12/8/2014
3. Phys.org: Findings at Viking archaeological site show power trumping practicality 12/8/2014
4. KWTX-TV 6 a.m. News (Waco, CBS): McLane Stadium Grounds Crew Getting Ready for GameDay 12/8/2014
Baylor Student Media Make Headlines For National Awards 12/8/2014
Big News Network: Take the money or run? Founders wary of unethical funders, study says 12/8/2014
C-SPAN: Featured City: Waco, Texas 12/8/2014
Sunderland Foundation grant funds equipment for mechanical engineering materials lab 12/8/2014
1. The Huffington Post: My Team vs. Yours: Pundits, Polls, Rankings and Hunger 12/5/2014
1. The New Yorker: Bach In New York 12/5/2014
2. The Wall Street Journal: The Billy Graham of Colonial America 12/5/2014
Austin Family: 7 Ways to Help Someone Grieving a Loss During the Holidays 12/5/2014
Austin News: Entrepreneurs wary of partnering with unethical VCs, study finds 12/5/2014
Baylor Dedicates Clyde Hart Track and Field Stadium 12/5/2014
Baylor Students Sweep Government Simulation Competition 12/5/2014
KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): Likely Stories - The Bones Poems 12/5/2014
Midland Reporter-Telegram: Chamber chair: Midland’s business climate is sophisticated; workforce a big issue 12/5/2014
NBC’s Today Show: Put down that phone! ‘Technoference’ may be hurting your relationship 12/5/2014
New Historian: New Research Shows That Vikings Were Cultured 12/5/2014
Science Daily: Beer, beef and politics: Findings at Viking archaeological site show power trumping practicality 12/5/2014
Science Newsline: Entrepreneurs to Venture Capitalists: Don't Be a Scrooge 12/5/2014
Baylor Students Sweep Government Simulation Competition 12/4/2014
Compliance Week: Baylor University Names Chief Compliance Officer 12/4/2014
KPCC-FM (Southern California County Public Radio): The evolution of gospel: From the Civil War to the Civil Rights era 12/4/2014
KWTX-TV: Baylor’s Football Prominence Benefits City and County 12/4/2014
Main Street: Closing Bank Branches Leave Rural Small Businesses High and Dry 12/4/2014
New York Times: Are Gadget-Free Bedrooms the Secret to a Happy Relationship? 12/4/2014
Phys.org: Findings at Viking archaeological site show power trumping practicality 12/4/2014
Plano Star Courier: Plano Children's Theatre promotes longtime director 12/4/2014
Science Daily: Entrepreneurs to venture capitalists: Don't be a Scrooge 12/4/2014
Waco Tribune-Herald: Bicycle World co-owner to buy tract next to Cameron Park, maintain public access 12/4/2014
Beer, Beef and Politics: Findings at Viking Archaeological Site Show Power Trumping Practicality 12/3/2014
Business News Daily: Entrepreneurs Want Investors With Ethics 12/3/2014
ChicagoTalks.org: Virtual World vs Reality: Cell Phone Addiction 12/3/2014
Dallas/Fort Worth Healthcare Daily: Behind Baylor Scott & White Health CEO Joel Allison’s Attempt To Redefine Healthcare Delivery 12/3/2014
Healthcare Daily (Dallas/ Fort Worth): Why ‘Bad’ Leaders Actually Make the Best Leaders 12/3/2014
Houston Chronicle: Tale of two Dickens’ experiences 12/3/2014
Runner’s World & Running Times: Sportsmanship Captured at NCAA Cross Country Championships 12/3/2014
Savannah Morning News: New Yorkers flock to honor Savannah's Flannery O'Connor 12/3/2014
Texas Co-Op Power: Reaching Out to Rural Writers 12/3/2014
Texas No Kid Hungry Receives $38,000 Grant From Tom Thumb/Randalls To Fight Childhood Hunger 12/3/2014
The Conroe Courier (Houston Community Newspapers): A Season of Giving 12/3/2014
University Herald: Employees of Small Businesses May Have More Company Loyalty Than Other Workers Do 12/3/2014
Waco Tribune-Herald: ‘GameDay’ buzz has Bears pumped, fans ready to turn out in force 12/3/2014
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor Theatre adds 3-D printer to costumers’ tool kit 12/3/2014
1. San Antonio Express-News: Baylor excited about GameDay visit for KSU game 12/2/2014
1. Silicon Valley Business Journal: Entrepreneurs wary of partnering with unethical VCs, study finds 12/2/2014
1. Stars and Stripes: Pennsylvania GI was 'Millionth Yank' in English port 12/2/2014
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Charter school superintendent tapped to head Prosper Waco 12/2/2014
2. San Antonio Business Journal: Entrepreneurs wary of partnering with unethical VCs, study finds 12/2/2014
2. The Baptist Standard: Kathy Hillman: Are we there yet? 12/2/2014
2. The Bellaire (Houston, TX) Buzz: Applying to College 12/2/2014
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Brothers renovate vacant historic Waco building for growing design businesses 12/2/2014
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Christmas gifts for Ghana orphans: Baylor students bring holiday cheer 12/2/2014
3. Baylor Lariat: Students conduct, present research in hope of improving local museum 12/2/2014
4. ScienceNewsline: Employees of Small, Locally Owned Businesses Have More Company Loyalty, Baylor Study Finds 12/2/2014
4. The Baptist Standard: Around the State 12/2/2014
Business Talk 1110 KTEK-AM (Houston): The Formal Side of Sales Training 12/2/2014
Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco ‘geek’ gets rare view of Earth with near space balloon launch 12/2/2014
1. Austin Business Journal: Entrepreneurs wary of partnering with unethical VCs, study finds 12/1/2014
1. Becker’s Hospital Review: Industry Leaders Address Today’s Biggest Challenges 12/1/2014
1. The New York Times: More Pastors Embrace Talk of Mental Ills 12/1/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: 2014 offered us many civic blessings, enough to bolster our community pride and prompt our thanks 12/1/2014
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Ken Starr, guest columnist: Thanksgiving 2014: A final thought on American grace, enduring faith and our vital communal spirit 12/1/2014
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Army ROTC students are first Baylor siblings to jointly contract into military 12/1/2014
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Holidays raise challenges for grieving family members 12/1/2014
2. KWTX-TV (CBS, Waco-Temple-Killeen): Baylor International Students Celebrate Thanksgiving 12/1/2014
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: ESPN’s ‘College GameDay’ coming to Waco for Baylor finale 12/1/2014
2. The Wall Street Journal: How Withdrawal Rates Trip Up Retirees 12/1/2014
2. The Wall Street Journal: Thanksgiving and Gratitude: The Science of Happier Holidays 12/1/2014
3. Amarillo Globe-News: Hundreds attend prayer breakfast 12/1/2014
3. The Atlantic: Gratitude Without God 12/1/2014
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Black Friday gives way to more Thanksgiving sales around Waco 12/1/2014
4. Business News Daily: Small Businesses Are Big on Employee Loyalty 12/1/2014
4. Focus Daily News (South Dallas): Holiday shopping madness begins 12/1/2014

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