Baylor in the News Archives for April 2016

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1. Baptist News Global: Laying on of hands? A lot of Americans do it, study says 4/29/2016
Baylor Lariat: Alumnus talks about political career in Texas, Washington 4/29/2016
Baylor Lariat: Student raises funds for stroke victim 4/29/2016
Charisma News: 87 Percent of Americans Turn to This in Times of Need 4/29/2016
ExxonMobil Foundation Presents Baylor with $340,575 from Educational Matching Gifts Program 4/29/2016
KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Waco ISD partners with Baylor University social work students 4/29/2016
NPR Morning Edition: What To Do When You're Stuck On A College Waitlist 4/29/2016
WWJ-AM (Detroit): Garage Sales 4/29/2016
1. The Charlotte Observer: When Americans pray, here’s what they pray for 4/28/2016
2. Health Magazine: Most Americans Turn to Prayer for Healing, Survey Finds 4/28/2016
2. KWTX-TV 10 p.m. (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Waco: Baylor, Providence team up on medical research 4/28/2016
3. Catholic.org: The unbelievable thing 9/10 Americans are praying for 4/28/2016
KWTX-TV 6 p.m. (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Waco: Baylor, Providence team up on medical research 4/28/2016
The 2016 Annual President’s Concert Will Present German Master Johannes Brahms’ ‘A German Requiem’ 4/28/2016
The Chronicle of Higher Education: What It’s Like to Lead a College’s Response to Disaster 4/28/2016
The McAllen (Texas) Monitor: COMMENTARY: Reducing hunger in Texas; RGV praised for volunteerism 4/28/2016
The Wall Street Journal: Brain Damage in Zika Babies Is Far Worse Than Doctors Expected 4/28/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: ‘German Requiem’ performers fill Baylor concert hall stage for Brahms masterwork 4/28/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: ‘Hamilton’ tunes historically accurate, for the most part 4/28/2016
1. U.S. News & World Report: Most Americans Turn to Prayer for Healing, Survey Finds 4/27/2016
2. Your Black World: Could Home-Schooling Influence Children’s Religious Beliefs? 4/27/2016
Baylor Debate Team Earns National Ranking 4/27/2016
Baylor Professors Earn Centennial Faculty Awards 4/27/2016
Carter BloodCare Honors Baylor for High Donation Numbers and Commitment to Community Service 4/27/2016
Eufaula (AL) Tribune: Dixon special honoree at Golden Eagle Dinner 4/27/2016
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Waco woman starts family's oral history tradition 4/27/2016
Ten Baylor University Faculty Members Elected as Fellows for Teaching Excellence 4/27/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Lucas Land, guest columnist: Waco on the road to eco-friendly sustainability 4/27/2016
Yahoo! Finance: Nancy E. Roman Joins Global Communities’ Board of Trustees 4/27/2016
‘The Pulse’ 11th Annual Student Lecture Recognizes Undergraduate Talent 4/26/2016
1. International Business Times: Who Gets Prince’s Money? Jehovah’s Witnesses Could Stand to Gain Singer’s Estate 4/26/2016
1. OneNewsNow: Longtime congressman disappointed in Church's inaction 4/26/2016
1. The Huffington Post: Nearly 90 Percent Of Americans Have Prayed For Healing 4/26/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor’s BEAR project for Waco ISD gets 2nd look 4/26/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco business owner secures patent for flash drive cases 4/26/2016
2. CBS News: Most Americans Turn to Prayer for Healing, Survey Finds 4/26/2016
2. National Review: Son of Saul: The Holocaust Seen Anew: László Nemes’s first film brings a new perspective on the Holocaust. 4/26/2016
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Allergan plans $200M expansion, creating 250 jobs in Waco 4/26/2016
3. National Catholic Reporter: Most Americans pray for healing 4/26/2016
4. FOX News: Healing Prayer: A Powerful Ally 4/26/2016
5. Bustle.com: 9 Bad Habits That Aren't Actually That Bad For You 4/26/2016
Lecturer Explores the Lasting Impact of C.S. Lewis's ‘Mere Christianity’ 4/26/2016
North Bay (Ontario) Nugget: Invest North Bay will review Baylor report in detail – major 4/26/2016
“Another Year Finds Me in Texas” Lecture with Author Vicki Tongate Will Discuss the Life of Women During the Civil War 4/25/2016
1. Christian Broadcasting Network: Americans and the Practice of Healing Prayer: Do We Believe? 4/25/2016
1. HealthDay: Most Americans Turn to Prayer for Healing, Survey Finds 4/25/2016
1. The Chronicle of Higher Education: Appointments 4/25/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco Writer Michael Bracken honored for lifetime of mysteries 4/25/2016
2. CNN: 90 percent of Americans have prayed for healing, study finds 4/25/2016
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor psychology professor mixes original music into lectures 4/25/2016
2. Yahoo! News: Five Signs You Should Split Up With Your Partner, Pronto 4/25/2016
3. The Baptist Standard: Institutions shape character and instill virtue, theologian asserts 4/25/2016
Archer County News (Archer City, TX): Steele commended by Nobel Prize winner for her work 4/25/2016
Baylor Missions Takes Inaugural Medical Mission Trip to Haiti, Launches Partnership with Promise for Haiti 4/25/2016
1. KCEN-TV (Waco, Killeen, Temple/NBC): Fit 4 Cause Bash This Sunday 4/22/2016
1. Religion News Service: Most Americans pray for healing 4/22/2016
1. The Baptist Standard: Persecution and genocide demand response from U.S. Christians 4/22/2016
1. The New York Times: Bettye Caldwell, Educator Who Helped Pave Way for Head Start, Dies at 91 4/22/2016
2. Benefits Pro: Why do some workers get away with bad behavior? 4/22/2016
2. Smartmusic.com: Teaching Swing to Young Musicians 4/22/2016
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor panel highlights Christian persecution in Middle East 4/22/2016
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor short films showcased at Black Glasses Festival 4/22/2016
3. Baylor Lariat: When your group project is a movie: Film students go pro 4/22/2016
3. UExpress.com: On Religion: 'Religious Liberty' Has Become a Scary Term 4/22/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: What makes ‘Hamilton’ work is not just hip-hop, but that it’s good 4/22/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor names Duke strategist as new provost 4/21/2016
2. Baylor Lariat: Starr appoints Jones as provost 4/21/2016
3. The Baptist Standard: Gregory Jones of Duke named Baylor provost and executive VP 4/21/2016
Baylor Lariat: Baylor graduate runs business on donations, volunteers to feed town 4/21/2016
Baylor Lariat: Philanthropy project team receives $1,000 for World Hunger Relief 4/21/2016
Four Baylor Sophomores Honored for Social Justice and Grant-Writing Project 4/21/2016
Seguin Gazette: GBRA names new CEO 4/21/2016
Texas Oral History Association Will Host Conference 4/21/2016
The Washington Times: Health-minded Americans now turn to healing prayer, biblical ‘laying on of hands’: Study 4/21/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Baylor forum on Christian persecution should provoke thoughts on religious liberty for all 4/21/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Open-air Baylor percussion concert features the timbre of ‘Timber’ 4/21/2016
Baylor Historian Gives Thumbs-Up after Call with Treasury Officials about Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill 4/20/2016
Baylor Libraries Present Lecture Honoring Shakespeare 4/20/2016
Black Christian News Network One: Study Finds Most Americans Pray for Healing 4/20/2016
broadwayworld.com: Second Thought Theatre's THE GREAT GOD PAN Begins Today 4/20/2016
Christian Today: 9 out of 10 Americans Pray for Healing for Themselves and Others, Study Shows 4/20/2016
College Raptor: Big Schools & Small Classes 2016 4/20/2016
President Starr Announces Appointment of L. Gregory Jones as Executive Vice President and Provost 4/20/2016
The Hartford Courant: The 'Driving Force' Behind New Approach at The Right Place Preschool 4/20/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Allergan tight-lipped on upcoming major expansion of Waco plant 4/20/2016
‘Her Texas: Story, Image, Poem & Song’ Wins First Place in the 2016 Press Women of Texas Communications Contest, Competes for National Awards 4/19/2016
1. Patheos: Book Review: On Purpose 4/19/2016
1. The Baptist Standard: Most Americans pray for healing, Baylor study reveals 4/19/2016
1. The Eagle (Bryan/College Station): A&M hosts energy, environment symposium 4/19/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Kudos to veteran journalism instructor David McHam, formerly of Baylor and the Trib 4/19/2016
2. Baptist News Global: McAfee preaching professor returning to pulpit 4/19/2016
2. Carrier Management: Unethical Behavior Tolerated for Workers Who Produce Results 4/19/2016
2. Reporting Texas: Military Moms Breathe Easier as Pentagon Extends Maternity Leave 4/19/2016
3. Indiana State University Newsroom: Keri Yousif recognized with Caleb Mills Award 4/19/2016
3. Plano Star Courier: Vietnamese students shadow nurses at Plano hospital 4/19/2016
Quartz: Why the Rush? 150 years ago, a world-famous philosopher called busyness the sign of an unhappy person 4/19/2016
1. Austin American-Statesman: Connally High Principal Kermit Ward remains student of learning 4/18/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Many reasons Waco should be proud of ‘Show Boat’ and Jules Bledsoe 4/18/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor appoints dean to new diversity advisor position 4/18/2016
2. Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Little Rock, AR): Benefits of a boost: Rise more than dollars and cents 4/18/2016
2. Midland Reporter-Telegram: Abbott appoints local geoscientist 4/18/2016
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Agree or disagree, Baylor Law School panel smartly highlights supreme outrage 4/18/2016
Anthropology Scholar Will Present a Lecture on the Peopling of the Americas on April 20 4/18/2016
Baylor Institute for Faith and Learning Will Host Duke Divinity School Professor for Third Annual Bailey Family Lecture 4/18/2016
Baylor Institute for Studies of Religion Hosts Syriac Seminar 4/18/2016
Daily Worth: The Unexpected Ways Your Bad Boss Brings You Down 4/18/2016
Most Americans Pray for Healing; More than One Fourth Have Practiced ‘Laying on of Hands,’ Baylor University Study Finds 4/18/2016
Newsmax Health: Most Americans Turn to Prayer for Healing 4/18/2016
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Altrusa gives $1,000 scholarship 4/18/2016
Two Truett Seminary Students Chosen for International Ethics Fellowship in Europe 4/18/2016
Baylor Student Wins Scholarship Named for Renowned Female Journalist Bess Scott 4/15/2016
Bustle: 11 Ways To Keep A Positive Attitude At Work, So You Don’t Have To Feel Miserable 4/15/2016
Consumer Affairs: Zika virus birth defects link confirmed 4/15/2016
Elon University: Baylor University professor to speak on Black sacred music and the civil rights movement 4/15/2016
KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Baylor assistant for diversity named, regents task force formed 4/15/2016
Senior Class Honors Chemistry Lecturer With Collins Outstanding Professor Award 4/15/2016
USA TODAY College: What dorm rooms looked like 100 years ago 4/15/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor favorite ‘The Mayor’ Diene gets green card 4/15/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Equestrian duo brings longtime friendship to Baylor 4/15/2016
Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise to Host Free Screening of ‘Poverty, Inc.’ 4/14/2016
Jacksonville Progress: Trinity Mother Frances in Athens welcomes new local provider 4/14/2016
Religious Liberty Leader to Discuss Church-State Myths 4/14/2016
The Post (Zagreb, Croatia): Companies tolerate unethical behavior when production is good 4/14/2016
The Rivard Report (San Antonio, TX): Danville Chadbourne’s Art of Believability 4/14/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Job fair to showcase Waco employers 4/14/2016
Aviation Sciences Banquet Honors Outstanding Students 4/13/2016
Baylor Law School Panel To Discuss U.S. Supreme Court Vacancy April 13 4/13/2016
Insurance Journal: Why Some Employees Get Away with Unethical Conduct and Others Do Not 4/13/2016
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor Tries to Break Cookie Mosaic Record 4/13/2016
KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Baylor law experts discuss the U.S. Supreme Court vacancy 4/13/2016
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Waco: BU students attempt to break world record with cookie mosaic 4/13/2016
Lecture Explores Religion and Childhood in the Soviet Union 4/13/2016
OneNewsNew (American Family Association): Objective: Light a fire under youth about persecution 4/13/2016
Rockin’ for Research: Baylor University Psychologist Uses His Music to Teach Statistics 4/13/2016
The Nugget (North Bay, Ontario): Baylor’s advice for North Bay due out next week 4/13/2016
Tony Nominee and Seasoned Professors to Speak at Baylor School of Education ‘Multiple Literacies’ Symposium 4/13/2016
Tsunami Survivor Shares Message About the Preciousness of Human Life 4/13/2016
1. MSN: The 6 Signs of Cell Phone Addiction 4/12/2016
1. Virtual Strategy: Paul Wittorf Tapped to Lead North Texas Operations 4/12/2016
2. PsychCentral.com: Unethical Behavior Tolerated if Profitability at Risk 4/12/2016
3. Sharon (PA) Herald: Study: Those living in scenic area less likely to go to church 4/12/2016
Baylor University Names Special Assistant to the President on Diversity and Announces Regents Task Force on Diversity 4/12/2016
MarketWired.com: LTN Global Communications' IP Transmission Service Utilized by BaylorVision for Distribution of Live Sporting Events 4/12/2016
MSN: Why religious leaders are getting behind $15 minimum wage 4/12/2016
1. Entrepreneur: The 6 Signs of Cell Phone Addiction 4/11/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor diversity council sets goals, timeline 4/11/2016
2. Business News Daily: Top Performers Behaving Badly? Don't Let It Slide 4/11/2016
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor ranks at top of social media engagement list 4/11/2016
American History Magazine: Praise God and Liberty: Religion and the Founding of the United States 4/11/2016
Aviation Sciences Banquet Honors Outstanding Students 4/11/2016
Baylor Law School Panel To Discuss U.S. Supreme Court Vacancy April 13 4/11/2016
Cultured: Eyes on the Prize 4/11/2016
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Waco: BU students step out to help the community 4/11/2016
Nutrition Policy Expert To Present ‘Community-Based Approaches to Obesity Prevention’ on April 14 4/11/2016
SatPRNews: Bell Nunnally Adds Two Litigation Attorneys 4/11/2016
Business Standard: US nursing school to fund hospital in Bengaluru 4/8/2016
San Antonio Express-News: Carlton Landing Academy to Become Oklahoma's First Rural Charter School 4/8/2016
Science Codex: Supervisors, coworkers tolerate unethical behavior when production is good 4/8/2016
Talent Refresh: What Can the White House Teach You About Summer Hiring? 4/8/2016
The Dallas Morning News: Data show lawmakers hiked tuition faster than schools 4/8/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor opera to tilt at windmills with ‘La Mancha’ 4/8/2016
YAHOO!: Why religious leaders are getting behind $15 minimum wage 4/8/2016
1. Christian Science Monitor: Behind minimum wage fight, voices of faith 4/7/2016
1. India West: Baylor University’s Nursing School Receives Grant to Fund Hospital in India 4/7/2016
1. Phys.org: Supervisors, coworkers tolerate unethical behavior when production is good 4/7/2016
1. The Roar (Leander High School): Women’s History Month Spotlight: Eden Davis 4/7/2016
2. Crosswalk.com: 3 new outreach realities… that many churches still don’t get 4/7/2016
2. The Argus Observer (Ontario, OR): New CEO on the job at Weiser hospital 4/7/2016
2. The Baptist Standard: Around the State: DBU students in D.C.; Baylor receives $1 million gift 4/7/2016
2. The Lone Medievalist: Dr. Davide Zori, Featured Scholar 4/7/2016
3. HLN “Weekend Express with Lynn Smith”: Love 101: Professor doubles as student's baby sitter in class 4/7/2016
3. TheOnlineMom.com: Could Phubbing Be Hurting Your Relationships? 4/7/2016
MarketWired.com: Baylor University, Texas A&M University and University of Wisconsin-Madison Graduate With Social Media Distinction 4/7/2016
Spring Break Mission Trips Focus on Students Gaining Experience in their Fields of Study 4/7/2016
Baylor Lariat: Baylor undergraduate research featured in Scientia 2016 journal 4/6/2016
CTV (Canadian News Television): Viking Discovery: Scientists May Have Found Second Settlement in Newfoundland 4/6/2016
KLTV-TV (Tyler/ABC): Former Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty delivers message to East Texas athletes 4/6/2016
ScienceDaily: Supervisors, coworkers tolerate unethical behavior when production is good, study finds 4/6/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor receives $1 million gift to support Honors College mission trips 4/6/2016
Yahoo Finance: Dallas-based Trial Law Firm Chamblee Ryan Opens Tyler Office, Names Jarad Kent as Partner 4/6/2016
1. Baylor Lariat: Working together toward caring community 4/5/2016
1. CNBC: QBE North America appoints Steven D. Allen as Senior Vice President, General Aviation 4/5/2016
1. Gift from David and Amy Hunt Will Support Honors College Mission Trips 4/5/2016
1. My Informs: Supervisors, Coworkers Tolerate Unethical Behavior When Production Is Good, Baylor Study Finds 4/5/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor Riding Association cares for rescued horses, needs funds 4/5/2016
2. Arts Authority Dr. Jeremy Begbie Will Give 30th Annual Northcutt Lecture on April 7 4/5/2016
2. Breakpoint: Phubbing Your Spouse 4/5/2016
2. KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Lady Bears legend closes a championship career 4/5/2016
3. Ben Witherington III Lecture Discusses How the Earliest Christians Approached the Bible Differently 4/5/2016
3. Mother Nature Network: Why screech owls keep blind snakes in their nests 4/5/2016
STEM and Humanities Symposium: Defining the Epoch in Which We Live 4/5/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: EDITORIAL: Baylor Model UN team points to only real salvation for nation, world 4/5/2016
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Beall Poetry Festival highlights role of performance 4/4/2016
2. The Boston Globe: View from Space Hints at a New Viking Site in North America 4/4/2016
3. Baptist News Global: Bodybuilding Baylor prof lifts baby into national spotlight 4/4/2016
Baylor Hosts Etiquette Dinner to Prepare Students to Stand Out in Professional Settings 4/4/2016
Baylor Law School Hosts the Supreme Court of Texas 4/4/2016
Baylor Undergraduate Research in Science and Technology Lecture Series Will Host Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Bruce Beutler 4/4/2016
Baylor University Joins National Campaign on Awareness, Prevention Efforts During National Sexual Assault Awareness Month 4/4/2016
Beall Poetry Festival Features Award-Winning Poets 4/4/2016
Christianity Today: 3 New Outreach Realities...That Many Churches Still Don't Get 4/4/2016
History of Human Rights Will Be the Topic of Noted Historian Lynn Hunt in the Charles Edmondson Historical Lectures at Baylor April 4 and 5 4/4/2016
Insurance Business America: Nationwide names industry veteran as chief legal officer 4/4/2016
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Behind the Story: Historically Black Colleges and Universities 4/4/2016
Renowned Environmental Scientist Will Speak at OVPR Colloquium Series Seminar 4/4/2016
Supervisors, Coworkers Tolerate Unethical Behavior when Production is Good, Baylor Study Finds 4/4/2016
The Daily Oklahoman: A Q&A with Whitney McClendon, owner of the Provision Kitchen in Nichols Hills Plaza 4/4/2016
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor students learn diplomacy from Model UN, not today’s politicians 4/4/2016
1. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): The Last of the Black Titans, a Conversation with Lakia Scott 4/1/2016
Austin American-Statesman: Downtown Round Rock to memorialize Baylor’s Immortal Ten 4/1/2016
Bio-Medicine: First Choice Emergency Room Announces Dr. Derek Caraway as Medical Director of The Woodlands-Creekside, Texas Facility 4/1/2016
Consumer Affairs: Help make your garage sale a success with these tips 4/1/2016
InsideSources.com: ‘Evangelical’ Is Not a Political Identity 4/1/2016
Model United Nations Team Awarded Highest Honors at Conference 4/1/2016
Oxford Senior Research Fellow to Lecture about Connection Between Narnia and the Planets on April 4 at Baylor 4/1/2016
The Charlotte Observer: View from space hints at new Viking site in North America 4/1/2016
The Gilmer Mirror: ETBU Appoints Dr. Tommy Sanders as Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs 4/1/2016
The New York Times: View from Space Hints at a New Viking Site in North America 4/1/2016

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