Baylor in the News Archives for June 2015

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1. Phys.org: Huge congregations view racial inequality differently than others do, study shows 6/30/2015
1. The American Conservative: Was he free? Was he happy? The question is absurd 6/30/2015
1. USA TODAY: Trayvon Bromell on the cusp of taking track and field world by storm 6/30/2015
2. Christianity Today: What the Mirror Can’t See 6/30/2015
4. Psychology Today: Surprising Links between Gratefulness, Money and Happiness 6/30/2015
Baylor University Mourns Passing of Emeritus French Professor 6/30/2015
Baylor University Mourns the Passing of School of Education Professor 6/30/2015
D Magazine: The Walt Disney of Dallas 6/30/2015
RadioProject.org: Deadly Divide: Migrant Death on the Border 6/30/2015
The Washington Times: ‘Baptists in America’: A book review 6/30/2015
1. BPFNA (Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America): CBF offers prayer, solidarity and action in the wake of Charleston violence 6/29/2015
1. ESPN: How Austin has brought attention to Marfan syndrome 6/29/2015
1. Killeen Daily Herald: Professor focuses on ‘Price of Valor’ 6/29/2015
2. ESPN: Isaiah Austin's Mother Helps Guide Her Son from Devastation To Hope 6/29/2015
2. KLBJ-AM (Austin): Baylor Professor Discusses Threat of Dengue Fever in Texas 6/29/2015
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Right at home: Baylor introduces exclusive locker room for Bears in NFL 6/29/2015
Business Standard: Students learn better in informal environment 6/29/2015
Huge Congregations View Racial Inequality Differently than Others Do, Study Shows 6/29/2015
State Representative Presents Baylor President With Commemorative Flag 6/29/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Applause 6/29/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor building boom: Top-notch facilities reflect Bears’ surging success 6/29/2015
1. CNN: Genetic disease shatters NBA career dreams 6/26/2015
1. KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): New Mayborn Museum Director Announced 6/26/2015
1. ScienceDaily: Women on the U.S. $10? These eight women could fill the bill 6/26/2015
2. Fredericksburg (TX) Standard: ‘Fredericksburg Buildings’ author to attend Friday book-signing event 6/26/2015
2. The Dallas Morning News: Valedictorians and salutatorians, Tarrant County schools 6/26/2015
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Sisters struggle with life in turmoil in Pulitzer winner ‘Crimes of the Heart’ 6/26/2015
3. The Christian Post: Questions That Faith Asks Science 6/26/2015
3. The Dallas Morning News: Valedictorians and salutatorians, Dallas County private, charter schools 6/26/2015
3. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor scores highest ranking in NCAA Directors’ Cup 6/26/2015
4. KCEN-TV (Waco, NBC): Baylor Registers Highest Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Finish in School History 6/26/2015
5. KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Baylor Registers Highest Directors' Cup Finish In School History 6/26/2015
Tests vs. Fests: Students in “Learning Celebrations” Rather than Exams Scored Higher and Enjoyed Themselves, Baylor Sociologist Says 6/26/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor names new director of Mayborn Museum 6/26/2015
Two Faculty Members Receive 2015 Centennial Professors Awards 6/26/2015
WSMV-TV (Nashville, TN, NBC): Shermans share father-son bond through medical battles 6/26/2015
Charles Walter Named Mayborn Museum Director 6/25/2015
El Paso Times: Hunt Companies, Inc. 6/25/2015
The Catholic World Report: Cosmos, Crisis, and Thanksgiving: A Reflection on Laudato Si’ 6/25/2015
The Christian Post: What Black Americans Can Teach White Americans About Faith 6/25/2015
The Legacy Institute: Pastors Need a Sabbath! 6/25/2015
The Waco Tribune Herald: Baylor School of Education honors Crawford teacher 6/25/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor Bear Foundation shatters fundraising record 6/25/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor sprinter Tayvon Bromell has unfinished business at USA track meet 6/25/2015
Wall Street Online: Walmart Foundation Helps Kids Gain Access to Food and Nutrition Education as Summer Months Bring Risk of Hunger 6/25/2015
1. The Dallas Morning News: Baylor Bear Foundation raises $16.2 million, enough to fully fund all athletic scholarships 6/24/2015
1. TIME: 4 Ways to Bridge the Retirement Income Gap 6/24/2015
2. El Paso Times: National Commission on Hunger seeks input in El Paso 6/24/2015
2. The Killeen Daily Herald/Fort Hood Herald: Stresses of war and home 6/24/2015
3. KSKY-AM (Dallas-Fort Worth): Mosquito Threat 6/24/2015
4. Ticket760.com (Sports radio, San Antonio): Tropical Diseases Like Dengue Fever May be Seen in Texas Due to Warm, Wet Conditions 6/24/2015
5. KTRH-AM (Houston): Mosquito Threat 6/24/2015
Baptist News Global: Churches urged to consider millennials’ views on the environment 6/24/2015
Houston Chronicle: Retiring county judge to be honored 6/24/2015
Market Watch: Regions Bank Announces 32 Recipients of Riding Forward Scholarships 6/24/2015
Women on the $10? These Eight Women Could Fill the Bill 6/24/2015
1. KRLD-AM (CBS Radio, Dallas/Fort Worth: Baylor Professor Discusses Threat of Dengue Fever in Texas 6/23/2015
4. All About Indie Filmmaking: Q&A with Christopher Hansen, Writer/Director of Where We Started 6/23/2015
CBN 700 Club: Illness Forces NBA Prospect to End Career 6/23/2015
Deseret News: How a relationship with God gives life meaning 6/23/2015
KWTX-TV (CBS, Waco): School of Education Making a Difference with Summer Camp 6/23/2015
KWTX-TV 10 p.m. News (CBS, Waco): Experts Warn of Mosquito Infestation This Summer 6/23/2015
KWTX-TV 6 p.m. News (CBS, Waco): Mosquito Threat 6/23/2015
Mass Transit: DART Announces New Appointments 6/23/2015
The Baptist Standard: João Chaves: Lessons from Hispanic Baptists in Texas 6/23/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Top of the class: McLennan County’s top 2015 graduates, part 2 6/23/2015
1. NJTV News with Mary Alice Williams (PBS, New Jersey): A National Legacy: Father’s Day 6/22/2015
1. WOAI-AM (San Antonio): Tropical Diseases Like Dengue Fever May be Seen in Texas Due to Warm, Wet Conditions 6/22/2015
2. Epoch Times: For Father’s Day, Take Action! 6/22/2015
2. The Christian Post: A New Chapter for Religious Freedom in the Military? 6/22/2015
3. The Baptist Standard: Mormonism moving closer to Christianity, Truett prof observes 6/22/2015
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal: Area 2015 valedictorians and salutatorians 6/22/2015
The Dallas Morning News: Valedictorians and salutatorians, Dallas County public schools 6/22/2015
The Dallas Morning News: Valedictorians and salutatorians, Denton, Lewisville, Rockwall schools 6/22/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Bears welcome new baseball coach Rodriguez to BU family 6/22/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Local achievements: June 19, 2015 6/22/2015
WOWK-TV (CBS, Charleston-Huntington, WV): Football Stadium Construction to Begin This Fall-Slideshow Included 6/22/2015
1. Houston Chronicle: Memories of my father and his passion for sports 6/19/2015
1. The Huffington Post: The Music of Mourning: This One Thing I Know 6/19/2015
2. Abilene Reporter-News: Carrillo named CEO of Israeli oil and gas company 6/19/2015
2. The Cleveland Advocate (Houston): Baylor professor offers eight tips to protect against West Nile 6/19/2015
Active Beat: 10 Ways Your Smartphone is Making You Fat 6/19/2015
Baylor College of Medicine Momentum Blog: Undergraduates access tropical medicine at Baylor 6/19/2015
My I-35 Central Texas News: Bridge Lights Help Unite Community, Strengthen Waco-Baylor-TxDOT Partnership 6/19/2015
The Baptist Standard: Georgia: God answers prayer 6/19/2015
Baylor Expert: Mosquito Populations at ‘All-Time High’; ‘High Threat’ for West Nile Virus 6/18/2015
BioSpace: Jeff Williams joins Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate as CFO 6/18/2015
MSN: 5 Surprising Reasons Your Muscle Tone Is Disappearing—And How To Stop It 6/18/2015
Scientific American: The Forensics of Identifying Migrants Who Die Exhausted after Crossing from Mexico 6/18/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Live streaming will help the arts 6/18/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: John Werner: Baylor football could go global to Australia in 2016 6/18/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Summer play time: 3 Waco stages busy with theater this weekend 6/18/2015
Arkansas Catholic: Bishop ordains convert and Georgia native to diaconate 6/17/2015
Baylor Theatre to Present Two Productions This Summer 6/17/2015
Dallas Business Journal: People on the Move: Monica Mullins 6/17/2015
Orchid: Cellphone Addiction Hurting Academics 6/17/2015
The Washington Post: Here are three reasons why Southern Baptists are on the decline 6/17/2015
Values and Capitalism: First Responders 6/17/2015
Wallet Hub: 2015’s Best & Worst Cities for Families 6/17/2015
Dote on Dad for Father’s Day? Nope, Says Baylor University Communication Expert 6/16/2015
First Things: Flannery O’Connor: Stamped but Not Cancelled 6/16/2015
Health Medicine Network: Variations in atmospheric oxygen levels shaped Earth’s climate through the ages 6/16/2015
KLBK-TV (Lubbock, CBS): Free Summer Meals to be Served at More Than 30 Sites Across Lubbock 6/16/2015
Milwaukee Wisconsin Journal Sentinel: Violence-Free Zones show promise in Milwaukee schools 6/16/2015
Penn State News: Page Center grants support sustainability, ethical communication projects 6/16/2015
Radio New Braunfels (TX): SA Youth and Texas Hunger Initiative to Kick Off Summer Meals Program for Kids 6/16/2015
The American Conservative: In Praise of Private Colleges 6/16/2015
The Dallas Morning News: Dallas Historical Society names executive director 6/16/2015
1. KETK-TV (Tyler, NBC): ETX entrepreneur’s Father’s Day cards land on nation’s best list 6/15/2015
1. Scientific American: Do Video Games Inspire Violent Behavior? 6/15/2015
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor history professors track the Baptist thread in American history in new book 6/15/2015
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor names Pepperdine’s Rodriguez as head baseball coach 6/15/2015
2. The New York Times: The Child Preachers of Brazil 6/15/2015
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: La Vega ISD launches summer Bookmobile, Lunch Bus Express 6/15/2015
2. Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, TX): Soaring high: Eagle Scouts graduate top of their class 6/15/2015
3. Feminism & Religion: What’s Wrong with this Picture? 6/15/2015
Baylor Law School Hosts Mock Trial Competition 6/15/2015
1. The Baptist Standard: Connecting faith, sports can be challenging, Truett professor says 6/12/2015
2. GOBankingRates: The First Thing You Should Do With Your Social Security Check 6/12/2015
3. The Economist: Dipped in controversy 6/12/2015
4. Catholic Education Daily: Catholic Education Must Reach Beyond Intellect to ‘Majesty of God,’ Says Baylor Univ. Professor 6/12/2015
5. Worn Through (Costume Society of America): Museum Life: CSA Symposium Snapshot 6/12/2015
Glen Rose Reporter (TX): Actor genuinely happy for GR return 6/12/2015
Marketplace: Richard A. Silfen Rejoins Duane Morris 6/12/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Downtown Waco PID board considering Saturday shuttle 6/12/2015
Freestone County Times: Gospel Music Expert Lists 11 Most Influential Black Gospel Songs 6/11/2015
KTRE-TV (Nacogdoches, ABC): Nacogdoches church teaming up with Texas Hunger Initiative to fight childhood hunger 6/11/2015
Port City Daily (NC): Trustees select Lee as president of Cape Fear Community College 6/11/2015
The American Conservative: Life in the Garrison 6/11/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Valuing creativity in art takes practice 6/11/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor ShowTime! Reunion means proper farewell with music, movement, memories 6/11/2015
Waco Tribune-Herald: July 4 fireworks festivities moving to McLane grounds with earlier start 6/11/2015
Baptists News Global: Connecting faith and sports can be challenging, says seminary professor 6/10/2015
Baylor’s Campus Kitchens to Host Movie Night 6/10/2015
Beaumont Enterprise: Smith: America's D-Day sacrifice should be recalled with gratitude 6/10/2015
Blog Talk Radio: Healthy Mind, Successful Life with Miss Texas International 2015 Elise Banks 6/10/2015
Christianity Today: The Present and Future of Evangelicalism: An Interview with Dr. Rodney Stark 6/10/2015
Religion in American History: Religion and Rosie the Riveter 6/10/2015
Southeast Missourian: Former Missouri first lady brings many memories to Cape 6/10/2015
This Is Really Interesting: Churches nearby can make us more conservative 6/10/2015
1. KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Turning Hobbies into Jobs 6/9/2015
1. Lifestyles After 50: A powerful way to beat depression 6/9/2015
2. Catch the Fire Ministries (Australia): Baylor University Scholars Say Reports About Imminent Death of Religion Have Been Greatly Exaggerated; Faith Is Growing, Not Dying, In America and Around the World 6/9/2015
2. KWKT-TV (Waco, FOX): More Mosquitoes Expected, Possibly Virus-infected 6/9/2015
3. Breitbart.com: June 6, 1944: The Most Important Day of the 20th Century 6/9/2015
4. Tikkun Daily: Buddhists, Christians, and Godly Prosperity 6/9/2015
5. Patheos: “Preach Woman Preach!”: The Stole Sisters Podcast 6/9/2015
5. Waco Tribune-Herald: Fred Gehlbach: Wake up to the nature around you 6/9/2015
KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Young Man Opens Up About Random Act of Kindness 6/9/2015
The Woodlands Villager: Blair instrumental in creation, success of her community 6/9/2015
Times of Zambia: Northrise University Develops Nursing Degree 6/9/2015
1. Consumer Affairs: Why you'll see mostly sequels at movie theaters 6/8/2015
1. First Things: From “Meh” to “Amen 6/8/2015
1. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor’s endless variety of uniforms has given football program an edge with recruits 6/8/2015
2. Bartlesville (OK) Examiner-Enterprise: Woman recalls childhood in Norway during war 6/8/2015
2. BestChoiceSchools.com: The 50 Most Beautiful Urban College Campuses 6/8/2015
2. India Today: Size Matters: Here’s how thin models can be bad for business 6/8/2015
2. The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor historian’s Audie Murphy biography explores WWII hero’s PTSD struggle 6/8/2015
3. Alaska Journal of Commerce: Movers & Shakers 6/8/2015
3. Houston Chronicle: Smith: America's D-Day sacrifice should be recalled with gratitude 6/8/2015
4. The Hillsboro (TX) Reporter: New Hillsboro Main Street Director 6/8/2015
Prevention: 5 Surprising Reasons Your Muscle Tone Is Disappearing—And How To Stop It 6/8/2015
The ‘Heaven 11’: Gospel Music Expert Lists 11 Most Influential Black Gospel Songs 6/8/2015
Valley Morning Star: Stepping Out: San Benito seniors begin their new journey. 6/8/2015
1. The Wall Street Journal: How to Cut Taxes on Tax-Deferred Retirement Accounts 6/5/2015
1. The Washington Times: Frank Wolf: A 21st Century Wilberforce 6/5/2015
Aero-News Network: U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds To Headline Heart Of Texas Airshow Waco, TX 6/5/2015
Africa Outlook: Migrating First-World Wealth to Third-World Nations 6/5/2015
Bleacher Report: Power Ranking Top 25 College Football Stadiums of 2015 6/5/2015
Ponderings on a Faith Journey: Karl Barth’s Christological Ecclesiology (Kimlyn Bender) –Review 6/5/2015
Science Daily: Study: Hey, advertising and marketing pros! Before you 'go thin,' think again 6/5/2015
Temple Daily Telegram: New hire to focus on lending 6/5/2015
The Dallas Morning News: Top Texans to watch in the 69th Tony Awards contest 6/5/2015
The Durango Herald (Colorado): DHS grads get $2M in awards 6/5/2015
The News Star (Monroe, La.): The Louisiana Opera presents “The Barber of Seville” 6/5/2015
1. KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS): Fifth Year Anniversary for Baylor’s Starr 6/4/2015
2. KXXV-TV (Waco, ABC) 6 p.m. News: BRIC Opens LEx Laboratory 6/4/2015
3. KXXV-TV (Waco, ABC) 10 p.m. News: BRIC Opens LEx Laboratory 6/4/2015
4. KWTX-TV (Waco, CBS) 6 a.m. News: New Learning Experience Laboratories 6/4/2015
Abilene Reporter-News: High school isn’t the end of education from Hendrick Home for Children 6/4/2015
Abilene Reporter-News: Population and global faith comes down to one number, 2.1, ACU conference speaker says 6/4/2015
Bloomberg: Oracle's Mark Hurd Wants to Revitalize American Tennis by Starting With Schools 6/4/2015
Fort Bliss (El Paso, TX) Bugle: In partnership with Denny’s, young scholarship recipient addresses local childhood hunger 6/4/2015
Pleasanton (TX) Express: Ginn receives teaching award at Palo Alto College 6/4/2015
The Diamondback (University of Maryland): UMD students battle in IBM-sponsored computer science world finals in Morocco 6/4/2015
1. KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, CBS): Brazos River Bridge Lighting Ceremony 6/3/2015
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Study: Brazos River trash common in bellies of fish, especially near Cameron Park 6/3/2015
2. KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, ABC): Brazos River Bridge Lighting Ceremony 6/3/2015
2. The Pickens Sentinel (Easley, SC): Social media training works best for student-athletes, study shows 6/3/2015
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Lighting the way: I-35 bridge lights dedicated Tuesday night 6/3/2015
4. KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): Officials to "Flip the Switch" on Brazos Bridge Lights 6/3/2015
Back to the Past: Why Movie Studios Keep Recycling Stories, and Why We Keep Paying to See Them 6/3/2015
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen, NBC): Brazos River Bridge Lighting Ceremony 6/3/2015
MSN.com: 7 Ways to Maximize Your Social Security Benefits 6/3/2015
Noozhawk: Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara Celebrates Past Support, Future Opportunities for Students 6/3/2015
Acton.org: Prison Entrepreneurs: From Shark Tank to Redemption 6/2/2015
History News Network: The Surprising Thing Baptists and Muslims Have in Common 6/2/2015
KAGS News: Judge Boone Recognized at Retirement Reception 6/2/2015
KCEN TV: Brazos River Bridge Lighting Ceremony 6/2/2015
Pensacola News Journal: Duren: AF establishes direct-access PT clinics 6/2/2015
The American Conservative: Blinded by the ‘Red Scare’ 6/2/2015
The New Orleans Advocate: St. Paul’s School awards diplomas to 179 graduates 6/2/2015
Tri County Leader: Top 3 WHS grads announced 6/2/2015
Facilitiesnet.com: 5 Minutes With Podcast: Baylor University Centralized Irrigation System Saves Water, Reduces Maintenance 6/1/2015
June 1, 2015 Marks Fifth-Year Anniversary of Starr Presidency 6/1/2015
KAGS-TV (Bryan/College Station, NBC): Judge Boone Recognized at Retirement Reception 6/1/2015
My Sweet Charity: JUST IN: Shannon Roberts Named Dallas Historical Society Executive Director 6/1/2015
National Catholic Register: Southern and Uncompromisingly Catholic: Flannery O’Connor Chosen for New Postage Stamp 6/1/2015
Phys.org: Study: Hey, advertising and marketing pros! Before you 'go thin,' think again 6/1/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor golfers find reasons to celebrate, regret runner-up NCAA finish 6/1/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor Regents chairman enters 4th term, breaking tradition 6/1/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Healthy, fresh options: Area families enjoying produce, added benefits with Home Grown Farm 6/1/2015
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Public light show set Tuesday to dedicate I-35 bridges 6/1/2015
Your Mansfield (TX) ISD: MISD Seniors Prove Hard Work Literally Pays Off 6/1/2015

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