Baylor in the News Archives for March 2017

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Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester, NY): Guest Essay: Study shows power of faith-based organizations 3/31/2017
Director of Narnian Virtues Character Education Research Project Will Speak at ISR Event Tuesday 3/31/2017
Employee Benefits (UK): Texas-based university to launch new parental and adoption benefits 3/31/2017
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): “I’m Going to Baylor!” 3/31/2017
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Waco: BU announces paid parental leave, adoption assistance 3/31/2017
Spectrum News (Austin): Baylor Family 3/31/2017
The Baylor Lariat: Baylor to update parental leave policy 3/31/2017
The Washington Post: Russians are protesting! Part 4: Social media changed the playing field. 3/31/2017
1. Broadly: 'We Can't Do This on Our Own': How Mainstream Media Fails Missing Girls of Color 3/30/2017
1. Country Living: 12 Things You Didn't Know About Clint & Kelly Harp 3/30/2017
1. Finalists Selected for Baylor's $250,000 Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching 3/30/2017
Augusta (VA) Free Press: Shenandoah University to host Virginia Humanities Conference in April 3/30/2017
Baylor University Announces Paid Parental Leave for Staff, Adoption Assistance Program for Faculty and Staff 3/30/2017
BusinessWire: Jernigan Capital, Inc. Promotes Kelly Luttrell to Chief Financial Officer 3/30/2017
Daily Nurse: Baylor University Nursing Professor Lori A. Spies Receives Fulbright Global Scholar Award 3/30/2017
KABC-AM (Los Angeles): Robots and job loss 3/30/2017
Office of Community Engagement & Service Joins Local Organizations for Healthy Soul Food Cooking Demonstration and Health Fair April 8 in Waco 3/30/2017
The Baptist Standard: BWA leader emphasizes ‘essential oneness’ of Christian world communion 3/30/2017
The Baylor Lariat: Students discuss solutions to prevent human trafficking 3/30/2017
The Stream: Faith-Based Organizations Lead the Way in Care for the Homeless 3/30/2017
Truett Seminary at Baylor Offers Online Certificate Education for Those Seeking Faith Enrichment or Ministry Preparation 3/30/2017
1. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Kumbayah 3/29/2017
1. The Baylor Lariat: URSA Scholars Week to display undergraduate research projects 3/29/2017
2. Freestone County Times: Baylor Recreation Expert Shares Tips to Help You Enjoy the Outdoors 3/29/2017
Baylor Lariat: Recent study shows fear of technology can lead to job insecurity 3/29/2017
Baylor Trumpets Place First in National Competition 3/29/2017
CNSNews.com: Hope for the Homeless: Keep Christians in the Public Square 3/29/2017
East Oregonian: Earwax tells whale of a tale: Pendleton grad seeks insight into whales’ environment 3/29/2017
Jackson (MS) Free Press: 'Transform Your Hustle': 'Shark Tank'-Style Re-Entry Program Coming to State 3/29/2017
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Mary Avenue Market to open soon, renovations almost complete 3/29/2017
The Sherman (TX) Herald Democrat: Miss Texas 2016 to host Best of Texoma Gala 3/29/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: New University High leaders aim for return of family atmosphere after academic scandal 3/29/2017
AllGov.com: Executive Director of the Office of Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships: Who Is Melissa Rogers? 3/28/2017
Baylor Lariat: Churches to attend ‘The Gathering’ at stadium 3/28/2017
Baylor Senior Selected for Prestigious Fulbright Study Grant 3/28/2017
Breakpoint: Hope for the Homeless: Keep Christians in the Public Square 3/28/2017
Citrus County Chronicle (Citrus County, FL): What is God like? 3/28/2017
Inside Higher Ed: Authors discuss new book on role and purpose of Christian higher education 3/28/2017
KCEN-TV (Waco, Killeen, Temple/NBC): Jamie Kennedy Visits Martin Museum to Meet with Students 3/28/2017
LSE (London School of Economics) Business Review: Putting servant leadership to the test and doing away with skepticism 3/28/2017
Science Daily: People afraid of robots are much more likely to fear losing their jobs and to suffer anxiety 3/28/2017
The Leader (Flower Mound, TX): World Dracula Day Symposium to take place at NCTC 3/28/2017
1. Baylor Lariat: New study analyzes responses to adoption 3/27/2017
1. Student Union: Asian-Americans Largest Group of Naturalized Immigrants 3/27/2017
2. Arkansas Business: Vaughn Names KARK Successor, Kyle King of Texas Stations 3/27/2017
2. Phys.org: People afraid of robots much more likely to fear losing their jobs, suffer anxiety 3/27/2017
3. The Scientist: Musical Tastes: Nature or Nurture? 3/27/2017
Baylor School of Nursing Celebrates Fulbright Global Scholar Award 3/27/2017
Fort Worth Star-Telegram: No Place for Hate 3/27/2017
LifeZette: Baylor Coach Scott Drew Brings Faith to the Court 3/27/2017
Religion News Service: Russell Moore faces a challenging road ahead 3/27/2017
The Baylor Lariat: Friends and family honor Coho Menk 3/27/2017
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Everything clicked for Waco Symphony's 'American in Paris' 3/27/2017
1. Biz Bahrain: Strategic Entrepreneurship 3/24/2017
Baptist World Alliance Leader Will Present the 2017 Willson-Addis Lecture 3/24/2017
Baylor Lariat: Students aim to bring clean water to world 3/24/2017
Health Care Communication News: Millennials unprepared to serve as ‘ethical conscience’ in PR 3/24/2017
Herald-Whig (Quincy, IL): 'Needs and challenges' addressed at manufacturing conference 3/24/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Didn't it Rain? 3/24/2017
KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Sex Trafficking Panel at Baylor: Discussions and Solutions 3/24/2017
On National Medal of Honor Day (March 25), Baylor Remembers WWII Heroes Kane and Lummus 3/24/2017
The Financial Express: Fear of losing jobs to machines growing with rise of artificial intelligence: Study 3/24/2017
This Week at Baylor – March 26-April 1 3/24/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: From eyesore to treasure: Designers convert run-down Waco house into special place 3/24/2017
Baylor Mock Trial Places Second in Regional Tournament, Continues to Nationals 3/23/2017
CNN: Scientology: What exactly is it? 3/23/2017
Forbes: How I learned to stop worrying and love the machine 3/23/2017
KGO-AM Morning News (San Francisco): If robots scare you, it could hurt your health 3/23/2017
The Baptist Standard: Around the State: Buckner volunteers work and pray; Texas Hunger Initiative receives major grant 3/23/2017
The Gathering Waco, a Worship and Prayer Service, Will Be Held on Palm Sunday at Baylor’s McLane Stadium on Palm Sunday 3/23/2017
The Waco Tribune-Herald: McGregor ISD names superintendent finalist 3/23/2017
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco art shows give students chance to shine 3/23/2017
1. KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Program to help veterans with traumatic brain injury 3/22/2017
1. People Afraid of Robots Are Much More Likely to Fear Losing Their Jobs and Suffer Anxiety, Baylor Study Finds 3/22/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Sweet 16 berth lands 3 Baylor students on ESPN quiz show 3/22/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Texas Hunger Initiative receives $3 million grant from Wal-Mart Foundation 3/22/2017
2. Baylor Class Provides Opportunities for Hands-on Learning with Laparoscopic Training Boxes 3/22/2017
2. Baylor Lariat: Students compete in ESPN game show 3/22/2017
2. KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Texas Hunger Initiative receives $3 million 3/22/2017
3. Baylor Recreation Expert Shares Four Tips To Help You Enjoy the Outdoors This Spring And Summer 3/22/2017
3. KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor students compete for $100K on game show hosted by Baylor alum 3/22/2017
3. The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Grants Roundup: UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital Gets $50 Million for Expansion 3/22/2017
4. KRZI-AM “The John Morris Show” (Waco/ESPN): “Bracket Genius” Interview with Baylor Senior Trevor Taylor 3/22/2017
Creating a Family: Baylor Professor’s Research Sparks Calls for Change in Adoption, Options Counseling Process 3/22/2017
Allegheny College: The path to college: First-generation students tell their stories 3/21/2017
Baylor Students Compete in ESPN’s New Quiz Show ‘Bracket Genius’ 3/21/2017
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Walmart Foundation gives Baylor $3 million to fight hunger 3/21/2017
KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): TSTC and Baylor celebrate the 25th aviation partnership anniversary 3/21/2017
Lovin Dublin: A Study Has Revealed The Best Part Of Your Workday To Take A Break 3/21/2017
SI News: 3 scientists, one TedxYouth@KL talk and some good advice to students 3/21/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: David Oualaalou, Board of Contributors: Baylor’s noble strivings on parade in new book 3/21/2017
Wired 2 Fish: Alton Jones Has New Competition: His Own Son 3/21/2017
Writer-Director Whit Stillman Will Present 2017 Albaugh Lecture 3/21/2017
Abilene Reporter-News: Looking south instead of north for Christianity growth 3/20/2017
Baylor Lariat: Students travel for mission trips on spring break 3/20/2017
General Counsel News: Former Rick Perry Adviser Joins Barnes & Thornburg as Government Services Partner 3/20/2017
Houston Chronicle: Baylor draws record-high applications despite scandal 3/20/2017
KDFW-TV (Dallas, Fort Worth/FOX): Baylor University School of Nursing Students & Faculty Shave Their Heads for Childhood Cancer Fundraiser 3/20/2017
KZTV-TV (Corpus Christi/CBS): Food truck Friday: Papa's Lumpia Hut 3/20/2017
Odessa American: WW II memories paired with music 3/20/2017
Spoke.com: Shapiro+Raj Promotes Nizam Sayeed to CTO and Managing Director 3/20/2017
Texas Hunger Initiative Receives $3 Million Grant from the Walmart Foundation 3/20/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Public radio yields musical discovery 3/20/2017
Yahoo! News: Five simple science-backed tricks to boost your memory instantly 3/20/2017
1. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: The Singinaires 3/17/2017
1. Social Work Helper: Social Work Research Sparks Calls for Change in Adoption, Options Counseling Process 3/17/2017
D Zone: Do University Incubators Harm Innovation? 3/17/2017
El Paso Inc.: Foundation names new board members 3/17/2017
Experts Will Speak in Panel on Human Trafficking 3/17/2017
Guidry (TX) News: Stark Foundation announces CEO retirement, succession 3/17/2017
Medieval Lists: Fish on Friday I: Economic Blessing or Dietary Sacrifice? 3/17/2017
This Week at Baylor – March 18-25, 2017 3/17/2017
Yahoo! Finance: Social Security Tips to Maximize Your Benefits 3/17/2017
1. PR Daily: Study: Millennials unprepared to serve as ‘ethical conscience’ in PR 3/16/2017
2. New Atlas: Why we can't put our smartphones down – and what it's doing to our relationships 3/16/2017
Baylor Professor Awarded International Prize for Research in Psychology of Religion 3/16/2017
Catholic News Service: Author maintains that Muslims have influenced America for centuries 3/16/2017
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Baylor students get colorful at Holi celebration 3/16/2017
Read the Spirit: Greg Garrett on Crossing Myself: A spiritual pilgrimage through chronic depression 3/16/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Whitney Museum's lasting legacy 3/16/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Former Baylor equestrian rider earns prestigious award 3/16/2017
Baptist News Global: Faith, determination pay off when woman meets Willie Nelson 3/15/2017
Baylor Lariat: Rhule speaks at Truett Chapel 3/15/2017
KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): BU players, coaches team up to fight hunger at local school 3/15/2017
MySweetCharity.com: Louise Herrington School of Nursing’s Going for Gold Gala Raised Funds For 3/15/2017
San Antonio Express-News: Landmark Donaldson Adoption Institute Study Reveals Financial Difficulties, Social Pressures and Lack of Support – All Factors in Decision-Making for Expectant Mothers 3/15/2017
Symposium Honoring Jean Bethke Elshtain Will be Friday, March 17 3/15/2017
USA TODAY: Baptist leaders unite in wake of controversy over Trump 3/15/2017
Yahoo! Finance: Five simple science-backed tricks to boost your memory instantly 3/15/2017
Yahoo! News: The Release of the First Documentary Dedicated to Heparin: a Centenary Drug That Saves over One Hundred Million Lives Each Year 3/15/2017
1. Chemistry World: Fish on Prozac 3/14/2017
1. Real Clear Religion: Loving Science and Loving God 3/14/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Remaining optimistic about Muslims in America: Q&A with scholar Amir Hussain 3/14/2017
1. WWJ TV (Detroit, MI/CBS): Is ‘Phubbing’ A Frustration In Your Love Life? You’re Not Alone 3/14/2017
2. Advocate Health Care enews: Having trouble remembering things? Try this 3/14/2017
2. Music School Central: These Are 2017’s 10 Best Hidden Gem Music Schools 3/14/2017
3. DailyBurn.com: Hygge, Fika and How Getting Cozy Can Make You Happier 3/14/2017
Austin American-Statesman: Baptist pastor Ralph Smith of Austin remembered as optimist, builder 3/14/2017
Baylor Football Players Team Up with the Texas Hunger Initiative to Promote Breakfast 3/14/2017
Baylor Programs Ranked in 2018 U.S. News Grad School Survey 3/14/2017
Baylor School of Education-Midway ISD Partnership Receives National Award 3/14/2017
KABC-TV (Los Angeles/ABC): Grant program helps Orange County students with science, technology projects 3/14/2017
Mayborn Museum Celebrates the 150th Anniversary of the Chisholm Trail 3/14/2017
1. San Francisco Chronicle: Landmark Donaldson Adoption Institute Study Reveals Financial Difficulties, Social Pressures and Lack of Support – All Factors in Decision-Making for Expectant Mothers 3/13/2017
1. The Gospel Coalition: On My Shelf: Life and Books with Thomas Kidd 3/13/2017
2. Kiplinger: Social Security Tips to Maximize Your Benefits 3/13/2017
2. Slate.com: The Disturbing Truth that Makes ‘Get Out’ Depressingly Plausible 3/13/2017
3. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: The Old Rugged Cross 3/13/2017
3. The Florida Times-Union: Religious organizations are helping to improve local lives 3/13/2017
Beall Poetry Festival Brings Acclaimed Irish Poets to Campus 3/13/2017
Bioiberica: The Release of the First Documentary Dedicated to Heparin: a Centenary Drug That Saves over One Hundred Million Lives Each Year 3/13/2017
Broadway World: Lyric Stage presents the World Premiere of Larry Gatlin's ‘Quanah' 3/13/2017
Jacksonville (TX) Progress: ETMC names new leaders 3/13/2017
Killeen Daily Herald: Improving community health through faith-based volunteers 3/13/2017
Religion Scholar Will Speak About Muslim Contributions to the U.S. at March 16 Lecture 3/13/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Annual Beall Poetry Festival brings Irish lilt to Baylor 3/13/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Jim Turner to rebrand John McClaren Chevrolet in McGregor 3/13/2017
1. Christianity Today: Loving Science and Loving God: An Interview with Chemistry Professor Daniel Romo 3/10/2017
1. The Baptist Standard: Baylor research sparks calls for change in adoption counseling 3/10/2017
3. The Guardian: Retelling lecture is more effective in learning, retention, study claims 3/10/2017
4. Salt Lake Tribune: Faith-based groups lead the way in helping the homeless, study finds 3/10/2017
D Magazine: How a School Nurse Saved a Lake Highlands Student’s Life 3/10/2017
FOXSports.com: Hawks rookie Taurean Prince rises above adversities to reach NBA 3/10/2017
Orange County Register: Laguna Beach middle-schoolers figure out how a 300-year-old pirate ended up dead on a Dana Point beach 3/10/2017
Texas Lawyer: At Baylor Law, CLE Comes Before the JD 3/10/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Brazil Olympian Leticia De Souza fitting in just fine for Baylor track and field team 3/10/2017
KLST-TV (San Angelo/CBS): Baylor Students Visit San Angelo to Witness Hunger Efforts 3/9/2017
KSAN-TV (San Angelo/NBC): Hunger in Texas 3/9/2017
Public Now: Baylor Professor’s Research Sparks Calls for Change in Adoption, Options Counseling Process 3/9/2017
The Philippine Star: US violinist brings music advocacy to Phl 3/9/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: 'Fixer Upper's' Clint and Kelly Harp to test 'Wood Work' pilot 3/9/2017
WAMU-FM (Washington, D.C., NPR): Soundtrack of the Civil Rights – Saving Gospel Tracks 3/9/2017
Baylor Professor’s Research Sparks Calls for Change in Adoption, Options Counseling Process 3/8/2017
BibleGateway Blog: The Essentials of Christian Thought: An Interview with Roger E. Olson 3/8/2017
Black Christian News Network: Study Shows Why a Christian Approach to Fighting Homelessness Pays Off 3/8/2017
Inside Higher Ed: In Defense of Calvin College 3/8/2017
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Baylor researchers explore the benefits of standing while you work 3/8/2017
TalkVietman.com: Conference gathers int’l scientists to address pollution 3/8/2017
Baylor Lariat: Texas Legislature honors Baylor students 3/7/2017
Christianity Today: Why a Christian Approach to Fighting Homelessness Pays Off 3/7/2017
Institute for Public Relations: Ethics Study Identifies Need for Training and Mentors in the Workplace 3/7/2017
Newsweek: How C.S. Lewis Helped Encourage Tolkien's 'Lord of the Rings' 3/7/2017
Publishers Weekly: ‘Living with the Living Dead: The Wisdom of the Zombie Apocalypse’ 3/7/2017
Science Newsline: University Incubators May Lead to Lower-quality Innovation, New Study Shows 3/7/2017
Ahwatukee Foothills (Phoenix, AZ): Faith-based groups lead way in emergency beds for homeless 3/6/2017
Digital Journal: Are Smartphones Killing the Art of Face-To-Face Conversation? We Ask the Experts 3/6/2017
Fergus Falls (MN) Journal: Remembering David Grotberg 3/6/2017
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Inside the multi-million dollar Waco development project 3/6/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco, NPR): How The 'Flying W' Became More Than A City Logo 3/6/2017
Law and Religion Forum: Kidd, “Benjamin Franklin” 3/6/2017
Maritime Global News: Foster names Singh as Digital Content Coordinator 3/6/2017
University Business: Inside look: College chapels 3/6/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor offers veterans smooth transition 3/3/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor professor to start sermon digitization project 3/3/2017
Baylor Lariat: Local businesses, organizations support Waco schools 3/3/2017
Digital Journal: Scot Buchanan Appointed as Therigy's Vice President of Biotech and Specialty Services 3/3/2017
National Review: In Jakarta, a Key Test of Tolerance Looms for the Muslim World 3/3/2017
Phys.org: Millennials in PR don't feel ready to give companies advice on moral dilemmas, study finds 3/3/2017
Spring Break Campus Closures 3/3/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Student art depicting protests stirs tempers 3/3/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor continues effort to reduce campus food insecurity 3/3/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor alum named Blue Bell president 3/2/2017
Baylor Lariat: Campus organizations fight food insecurity 3/2/2017
Baylor Lariat: Give me a break: Study shows that breaks improve overall health and performance 3/2/2017
Bears Go Bald to Raise Money for Children’s Cancer Research 3/2/2017
CBN News: Whitney Houston, Katy Perry, and John Legend Have This in Common 3/2/2017
Smart Cities Council: Baylor study highlights huge impact of faith-based groups on efforts to help the homeless 3/2/2017
The Baptist Standard: Waco churches to reproduce The Gathering on Palm Sunday 3/2/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor prepares students for study abroad programs, mission trips 3/1/2017
Houston Chronicle: The story behind who Texas' most famous colleges are named after 3/1/2017
Lab Manager: University Incubators May Lead to Lower-Quality Innovation, New Study Shows 3/1/2017
Patheos: The Anxious Bench: Margaret Mead: Christian, Pro-life Feminist 3/1/2017
Quinn Media Blog: Beyond the Ballpark 3/1/2017
ScienMag: Millennials in PR don’t feel ready to give companies advice on moral dilemmas, study finds 3/1/2017
University Chronicle: Study at 2017 iaedp™ Symposium Reveals the Long Journey Home for Female Veterans 3/1/2017

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