Baylor in the News Archives for May 2015

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Financial Survival Network Radio: Interview with David Smith on World War II Hero Audie Murphy 5/29/2015
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: More National Merit scholars announced 5/29/2015
Historian: Audie Murphy, Movie Star and WWII’s Most Decorated Hero, Suffered from PTSD 5/29/2015
KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): McLennan History in the Palm of Your Hand 5/29/2015
San Antonio Magazine: When Summer Means Hunger 5/29/2015
Science Newsline: Study: Hey, advertising and marketing pros! Before you 'go thin,' think again 5/29/2015
Tex Appeal Magazine: Shakespeare on the Rock: Shakespeare rocks Tablerock’s Goodnight Amphitheater 5/29/2015
The Business Journals: Haag Sherman Joins U.S. Capital Advisors Board of Directors 5/29/2015
The Des Moines Register: Teacher of the Year hopes to spread ‘love of Christ’ to students 5/29/2015 Is the Atheist Population Skyrocketing? 5/29/2015
1. Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor film graduate gets film to Cannes 5/28/2015
2. Xconomy: With $5000,000 Seed Round, CitizenShipper Moves to Austin 5/28/2015
Cosmetics Design Europe: Advertisers need to think twice before conforming to 'thin ideal' 5/28/2015
Leisure Fitness: 6 Reasons You Should Be Using Whey Protein 5/28/2015
Martin Museum of Art to Feature Selections from the Permanent Collection 5/28/2015
Star Telegram-Keller Citizen: Top ten seniors of Keller High’s 2015 Class 5/28/2015
The Shreveport Times: Christian population declines as others see growth 5/28/2015
Waco Tribune Herald: Arts: Music brings light during dark times in Baltimore, Waco 5/28/2015
Waco Tribune Herald: Spring art into summer: Martin Museum opens show as Papillon wraps up 5/28/2015
Baylor Student Elected to National Student Nurses’ Association Board 5/27/2015
Big Picture Science: Skeptic Check: After the Hereafter 5/27/2015
Business Standard (India): Thin models may put off more women than they inspire 5/27/2015
KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): Baylor Researcher Using Hypnosis as Means of Treatment 5/27/2015
Morningstar: Greenhouse Scholars Invites 30 College Bound Students into Program 5/27/2015
MS News Now: Joe Cestari Joins Kinetic Systems, Inc. as President of the Americas 5/27/2015
Professor Awarded $359,000 from Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Research Program 5/27/2015
Texas Public Radio: The Source: The Disappearance Of Audie Murphy 5/27/2015
The Baptist Standard: Editorial: Religious landscape isn’t as bleak as the numbers appear 5/27/2015
The Los Angeles Times: Commencement speeches reach wider audiences long after graduation day 5/27/2015
Trinities: Dr. Trent Dougherty on the Problem of Evil 5/27/2015
USC Daily Trojan (student newspaper): Honoring athletes who have served 5/27/2015
Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor Round Table gives Scholarship 5/27/2015
1. America in the Morning with Jim Bohannan (KRLD-AM, Dallas/Fort Worth): Audie Murphy 5/26/2015
1. KBTX-TV (Bryan/College Station, CBS): Blinn Names New District President 5/26/2015
1. Scuba Diver Life: Ten Fascinating Facts About Whales 5/26/2015
1. The Baptist Standard: Baylor regents approve doctorate, OK new sports center 5/26/2015
2. Business Insider (Australia): Science says using thin models could put off a lot of women buyers 5/26/2015
2. Guillaume leads Spartan Specialty Chassis Unit 5/26/2015
2. The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission: The Baptist alliance with Thomas Jefferson that secured religious liberty 5/26/2015
3. The Express Tribune (Pakistan): Seventy percent of women are turned off by thin models in advertisements, study shows 5/26/2015
4. New Delhi Television: Thin Models May Put Off More Women Than They Inspire Says Study 5/26/2015
The Atascocita (TX) Observer: The top nine of Quest Early College High School’s 2016 graduating class honored 5/26/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor grad’s tuition paid by anonymous gift from regent 5/26/2015
1. The Christian Science Monitor: Anna Kendrick's 'Indianna Jones': Should a woman don the fedora for real? 5/22/2015
Christian Post: Is the Atheist Population Skyrocketing? 5/22/2015
Financial Buzz: St. Petersburg National Research University of IT, Mechanics and Optics Wins IBM-Sponsored International Collegiate Programming Contest 5/22/2015
Monroe (LA) News-Star: LA Opera’s ‘The Barber of Seville’ June 5, 7 at ULM 5/22/2015
Press-Register (Mobile, AL): Graduation 2015: 39 seniors walk during St. Luke's Episcopal School commencement 5/22/2015
Religion News Service: How religion and high school peers shape when people marry 5/22/2015
Science Codex: Go thin? Think again 5/22/2015
The Cross Timbers Gazette (Flower Mound, TX): Liberty Christian Senior Enjoys Meeting People 5/22/2015
The Fresno Bee: Number of Americans with no religious affiliation grows, poll finds 5/22/2015
The Huffington Post: Yet Another Reason Advertisers Should Embrace Body Diversity 5/22/2015
Baylor A Cappella Group Places at International Competition 5/21/2015
Baylor Campus Buildings To Change Hours for Memorial Day 5/21/2015
Las Vegas Review-Journal: Hockey ticket sales official stresses networking, hard work 5/21/2015
National Catholic Register: Beauty in Evangelization 5/21/2015
National Federation of Independent Business: NFIB Texas Young Entrepreneur Foundation Profile: Elizabeth Thorne of Ellie Thorne Photography 5/21/2015
Newsmax: Professor, Christians: Reports of Faith Dying in US 'Just Not True' 5/21/2015
Study: Hey, Advertising and Marketing Pros! Before You ‘Go Thin,’ Think Again 5/21/2015
Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor’s ‘True West’ explores male identity at different stages of life 5/21/2015
Yahoo Finance: St. Petersburg National Research University of IT, Mechanics and Optics Wins IBM-Sponsored International Collegiate Programming Contest 5/21/2015
Yuma News Now: The Social Psychology of Religion, Prejudice, and Intergroup Processes 5/21/2015 (Shreveport, LA): Can Dogs Take the Edge Off of Studying for Finals? [VIDEO] 5/20/2015
MSNBC: There is no such thing as humane immigrant detention 5/20/2015
The American Conservative: The Disastrous Economics of Scottish Independence 5/20/2015
The Cross Timbers Gazette: Liberty Christian Senior Enjoys Meeting People 5/20/2015
The Huffington Post: 'Nones' are 'someones' in vibrant U.S. religious landscape 5/20/2015
The Pampa (Texas) News: Take time to enjoy and treasure the journey 5/20/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Performing live recitals pays dividends for lifetime 5/20/2015
WEEK-TV (Peoria, IL, NBC): Research finds a real phobia of being without your phone 5/20/2015
1. The Dallas ISD Hub: Jennifer House of Stevens Park Elementary named 2015 Librarian of the Year 5/19/2015
1. The Globe and Mail (Ontario, Canada): World's Top Collegiate Computer Programmers to Compete at IBM-Sponsored "Battle of the Brains" in Marrakech, Morocco 5/19/2015
1. The Huffington Post: Is Heaven Real? People With Near Death Experiences Explain 5/19/2015
1. WorldWide Religious News: Religion alive and well, Baylor scholars insist 5/19/2015
2. KSEE-TV (Fresno, CA, NBC): Are you addicted to your smartphone? 5/19/2015
2. The Baptist Standard: Texas Tidbits: Baylor receives major gift for film and digital media program 5/19/2015
2. WorldWide Religious News: Religion promotes well-being, epidemiologist says 5/19/2015
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Ian McCaw honored as 2014 Under Armour AD of the Year 5/19/2015
Frisco Enterprise: Frisco's Audrey Elledge wins Pre-Service Educator of the Year Award from Baylor School of Education 5/19/2015
The Baptist Standard: Around the State 5/19/2015
1. The National Review: Will the Real Don Draper Please Stand Up? 5/18/2015
1. The Observer (East Montgomery County, Texas): Porter High School celebrates their top 10 graduating seniors 5/18/2015
1. The Rambler (TWU student newspaper): Rast humbled by hall of fame induction 5/18/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor regents approve entrepreneurship Ph.D., $1.1 million athletic weight room renovation 5/18/2015
2. Christianity Today: Happy Anniversary, B-3: How the Hammond Organ transformed gospel music 5/18/2015
2. Reuters: Joey Carona Announced as President of Associa 5/18/2015
2. Seguin (Texas) Gazette: Former Seguin band member now a Baylor drum major 5/18/2015
2. The Baylor Lariat: Board of Regents votes to add entrepreneurship doctoral program 5/18/2015
3. FOX Sports: Baylor's Briles takes top billing in ranking of Big 12 coaches 5/18/2015
3. The Sealy (Texas) News: Physicist to discuss multiverse theory at comic convention 5/18/2015
4. The Daily Signal: How One Former American Idol Hopeful Is Drawing Millennials to Church 5/18/2015
KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Baylor Student Battles Cancer To Graduate 5/18/2015
She ‘Said:’ Do You Live in the World’s Happiest Country? 5/18/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Local achievements: May 15, 2015 5/15/2015
1. Yahoo! News: 'Mad Max: Fury Road': Why are male rights activists so angry about action film? 5/15/2015
Baylor Regents Approve Ph.D. in Entrepreneurship, Design and Construction of Simpson Strength and Performance Center 5/15/2015
Christian Post: Christianity Is Not Dying; Reports Pointing to Decline of Church Are Skewing Data, Say Baylor University Scholars 5/15/2015
KHQ-TV (NBC, Spokane, WA): Do you suffer anxiety when you’re away from your smartphone? 5/15/2015
KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Baylor Student Battles Cancer To Graduate 5/15/2015
MarketWatch: David Fuller Named President of SunTrust Foundation 5/15/2015
Philanthropy Today: A schooling in philanthropy at Baylor 5/15/2015
Salina Journal (Kansas): Canceled flight dims joy for twin SJMS grads; mom, one brother, miss ceremony 5/15/2015
The Christian Science Monitor: 'Mad Max: Fury Road': Why are male rights activists so angry about action film? 5/15/2015
United States Army: WWII veterans mark 70th anniversary of VE Day 5/15/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Veteran violinist June Shipper takes curtain call with Waco Symphony 5/15/2015
WalletHub (Financial News and Advice): 2015’s Most Diverse Cities in America 5/15/2015
World Tennis: Baylor University To Provide Live Streaming Of NCAA Tennis Via PlaySight 5/15/2015
WSAZ-TV (NBC, Charleston, W.Va.): Smartphone Separation: Nomophobia 5/15/2015
1. Christian Post: Is Prison the Fate for Christians Deemed Intolerant? Religious Freedom Champion Frank Wolf Asks Harvard Audience 5/14/2015
2. Deseret (Utah) News: After Hobby Lobby: What is Caesar's, what is God's? 5/14/2015
3. The Catholic World Report: A Cromwell in Our Image and Likeness 5/14/2015
Bulldog Reporter’s Daily ‘Dog: Vying for Seats in the C-Suite: PR and Marketing Often Compete Due to Perceived Similarities, Report Finds 5/14/2015
Nature World News: Having It All Really Won’t Make You Happy, Science Confirms 5/14/2015
NBC’s TODAY Show: Smartphone separation anxiety: How bad is your nomophobia? 5/14/2015 Vying for seats in the C-suite: Marketing and PR's focus is too narrow, study finds 5/14/2015
The Takeaway: Are You Better at Geography Than a 4th Grader? 5/14/2015
The Washington Post: Jeb Bush’s eloquent defense of Christianity 5/14/2015 Baylor University McLane Stadium 5/14/2015
Business Insider: 50 colleges where the students are both smart and athletic 5/13/2015
CNBC: ACLU calls for Hollywood gender bias investigation 5/13/2015
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, NBC): Waco students push for downtown improvements 5/13/2015
KWTX-TV (Waco): Baylor Athletic Director Ian McCaw Named Under Armour AD of the Year 5/13/2015
Laredo Morning Times (Laredo, Texas): 102-year-old retired nurse to be honored at TAMIU 5/13/2015
Shape Magazine: Cell Phone Addiction Is So Real People Are Going to Rehab for It 5/13/2015
The American Conservative: The Myth of the Inevitable War 5/13/2015
University Business: Alamo Colleges streamlining pathway for students to transfer to Baylor 5/13/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Shriners hit home run with special baseball game for youngsters 5/13/2015
WDRB-TV (Louisville, Kentucky): Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Growing number of Americans don't identify with a religion, survey says 5/13/2015
1. Baptist News Global: Don’t plan any funerals for religion yet, Baylor scholars say 5/12/2015
1. La Prensa: Baylor University and Alamo Colleges Announce New ‘Baylor Bound’ Transfer Agreement 5/12/2015
1. Science Newsline: Vying for Seats in the C-suite: Marketing and PR's Focus Is Too Narrow, Baylor Study Finds 5/12/2015
1. The Times Picayune: Student from Mandeville selected as U.S. Presidential Scholar 5/12/2015
1. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: ICE special agent discusses art smuggling at Baylor University law school 5/12/2015
2. FOX Sports: Baylor Football Preview: Briles father-son relationship 5/12/2015
2. Newsweek: Pitch Perfect: A Cappella Finds Its Moment 5/12/2015
2. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Growing number of Americans don’t identify with a religion, survey says 5/12/2015
2. San Antonio Business Journal: Alamo Colleges streamlining pathway for students to transfer to Baylor 5/12/2015
3. Associated Press: Baylor's Briles takes on tough mix of family and football 5/12/2015
3. Fort Hood Sentinel: Soldiers lead Baylor football players through Army training 5/12/2015
3. WOAI-FM: Baylor, Alamo Colleges Sign Baylor Bound Agreement 5/12/2015
NBC's TODAY Show: Dr. Jim Roberts to Discuss Cellphone Addiction 5/12/2015
1. New York Daily News: Bryce Petty a real steal at QB for Jets, say former coaches 5/11/2015
1. The Baptist Standard: Religion promotes well-being, epidemiologist says 5/11/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: NCAA tennis tournament: Historic moment for Baylor, Waco 5/11/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Nepali students at Baylor, MCC raise earthquake relief funds 5/11/2015
1. WSPA-TV: (Greenville, SC, CBS): Mom discovers son has cancer 5/11/2015
2. Jerry Clements first woman to be named Baylor Lawyer of the Year 5/11/2015
2. The Falcon (Seattle Pacific University): Honoring Asian heritage 5/11/2015
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: National tennis tourney brings hundreds, gives boost to Waco economy 5/11/2015
3. The Law School (University of Notre Dame): Luningham Wins National Legal Writing Award 5/11/2015
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baptist preacher, Baylor regent Moore remembered for faithful service 5/11/2015
4. The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Gifts Roundup 5/11/2015
5. KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, NBC): Therapy Dogs Relieve Finals Stress at Baylor 5/11/2015
Baylor University and Alamo Colleges Announce Partnership on New ‘Baylor Bound’ Transfer Agreement 5/11/2015
Baylor University and Truett Seminary Spring 2015 Commencement Ceremonies 5/11/2015
Baylor University Mourns the Passing of Dr. Winfred Moore 5/11/2015
The Baptist Standard: Religion alive and well, Baylor scholars insist 5/11/2015
Vying for Seats in the C-suite - Baylor Research Suggests Marketing and Public Relations’ Focus Is Too Narrow 5/11/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor name added to McLane Stadium facade 5/11/2015
Aiken Standard (South Carolina): Starr shines light on two USCA grads 5/8/2015
Fine Books Magazine: Robert Browning Birthday Celebrations at Baylor 5/8/2015
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, NBC): Therapy Dogs Relieve Finals Stress at Baylor 5/8/2015
KWTX-TV: Study ranks Texas low on list of best states for working mothers 5/8/2015
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, ABC): Marketing plan aims to attract young professionals to Waco 5/8/2015
Members from Regional High School Women’s Choirs to Perform in Mass Concert at Baylor 5/8/2015
Southeast Texas Record: Jerry Clements named Baylor Lawyer of the Year 5/8/2015
Student Filmmakers: Gift from Matthew B. Lindner and Carl H. Lindner III Will Transform Baylor's Film and Digital Media Program 5/8/2015
The New York Times: Insurance Doesn’t Eliminate Risk for Top College Athletes Who Forgo Draft 5/8/2015
Wallet Hub: 2015’s Mayweather vs. Pacquiao by the Numbers 5/8/2015
KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): Baylor Film and Digital Media to Receive $2M, Become Department 5/7/2015
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, CBS): Baylor Film Program Gets $2 Million Boost 5/7/2015
Seattle Times: Seattle crowdfunding firm, state to help small businesses get loans 5/7/2015
Texas Lawyer: Jerry Clements Named Baylor Lawyer of the Year 5/7/2015
The American Spectator: A Hero’s Story — Triumph and Tragedy 5/7/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: $2 million gift from Baylor alum, father creates film, digital media department 5/7/2015
Baylor Law School Selected to Receive 2015 ABA Pro Bono Publico Award 5/6/2015
Connect Statesboro (GA): What to do when you and your spouse can't agree on a baby name 5/6/2015
Gift from Matthew B. Lindner and Carl H. Lindner III Will Transform Baylor's Film and Digital Media Program 5/6/2015
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, ABC): BU Student-Athletes Recognized for Academic Success and Community Service 5/6/2015
Law Fuel: Locke Lord Chair Jerry Clements Named Baylor Lawyer of the Year 5/6/2015
Paint Square: USGS: Sealcoat Runoff Fatal to Fish 5/6/2015
U.S. Air Force: Active-duty Airmen to have direct access to physical therapy clinics 5/6/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Altrusa Club scholarship for Baylor pre-med student 5/6/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor class urges marketing outreach to keep young professionals in Waco 5/6/2015
1. The Christian Century: Psalms, by Walter Brueggemann and William H. Bellinger Jr. 5/5/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor computer science students unveil their video games to the public 5/5/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor student-led philanthropy program raises $75,000 for nonprofits 5/5/2015
2. KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, CBS): Baylor Students $75K Giveaway 5/5/2015
2. KWTX-TV: Waco: Baylor Students Create Own Video Games 5/5/2015
2. The Paris (TN) Post-Intelligencer: Former countian wins award for book about Irish poet Heaney 5/5/2015
3. KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): Philanthropy Course Presents $75,000 to Non-Profits 5/5/2015
3. Patheos: Philip Jenkins on the Endings of John’s Gospel 5/5/2015
4. American Psychological Association: A new journal for students, by students 5/5/2015
Baylor University’s Armstrong Browning Library Celebrates Birthday of Poet Robert Browning with Browning Day 5/5/2015
Jerry Clements Named 2015 Baylor Lawyer of the Year 5/5/2015
Stanford Medicine: Globe-trotting neuroscientist studies how brain encodes spatial information 5/5/2015
Today in PT: Study: Early PT for low back pain reduces healthcare costs, resource use 5/5/2015
1. Baptist Standard: Baptists respond to needs in earthquake-ravaged Nepal 5/4/2015
1. BizEd: Familiarity and Race 5/4/2015
1. KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): On Topic: Joe Lieberman 5/4/2015
1. NY Daily News: Jets pick Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty in fourth round of NFL draft 5/4/2015
1. The Rivard Report (San Antonio): Nothing but Love: The Significance of Black Gospel Music 5/4/2015
2. Austin American-Statesman: Hundreds of Central Texas students commit to college at event 5/4/2015
2. Cosmopolitan Magazine: Can You Really Be Addicted to Your Cell Phone? 5/4/2015
2. Faith Search Partners: Faith-Based Higher Education News for April 2015: Baylor University and Temple College Announce Partnership on New ‘Baylor Bound’ Transfer Agreement 5/4/2015
2. The Baylor Lariat: Dr. Jonathan Tran: Professor, Author, Refugee 5/4/2015
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: NFL draft: Petty to Jets, Goodley to Dallas as FA 5/4/2015
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Hall of Fame profile: Writer of Mexia football history had storied tenure 5/4/2015
Austin American-Statesman: Patterson: You too can celebrate Law Day 5/1/2015
Baylor Medical Humanities Students Receive DeBakey Scholarship 5/1/2015
Baylor University’s Gaming Capstone Students to Demonstrate New Video Games to Public 5/1/2015
Cosmetics Design: Analyzing the motivations behind sun tanning and UV exposure 5/1/2015
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System: Soldiers lead Baylor football players through Army training 5/1/2015
ExxonMobil Foundation Presents Baylor with Check from Matching Gifts Program 5/1/2015
The Baptist Standard: Baptist women paved way in improving race relations, historians say 5/1/2015
The Baptist Standard: Wayland president Armes to retire next year 5/1/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor’s real “Pitch Perfect” group sings Saturday 5/1/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor, A&M get $4.9 million USDA grant to address border families’ wellness 5/1/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Brazos River needs trash cleanup following spring storms 5/1/2015

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