Baylor in the News Archives for May 2017

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Baptist General Convention of Texas Makes Gift to Support Addiction Recovery 5/31/2017
Baptist General Convention of Texas Makes Gift to Support Addiction Recovery 5/31/2017
Houston Chronicle: Sugar Land Native Stars in New ABC Comedy Series 5/31/2017
Huffington Post: 8 Habits That Make Millennials Stressed and Unproductive 5/31/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Rev. W. Leo Daniels 5/31/2017
People Called to Ministry — but Without Time or Money to Earn Divinity Degrees — Find an Answer at Baylor’s Truett Seminary 5/31/2017
Texas Tribune: The heart of Baylor University 5/31/2017
The Baptist Standard: Truett certificate program opened doors to resort ministry late in life 5/31/2017
The Dallas Morning News: Educators at Bush conference discuss how to improve talks about race and equity 5/31/2017
The Hub: Dallas ISD High Schools Release List of Top Graduates in the Class of 2017 5/31/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Three years later, Baylor seniors back at World Series 5/31/2017
1. KBTX-TV (Bryan-College Station/CBS): Bryan native rises to the top of her class at Rudder HS 5/30/2017
2. Biloxi (MS) Sun-Herald: CCA valedictorian: ‘We can no longer procrastinate in living’ 5/30/2017
3. KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Harmony seniors take last walk through school hallways before new campus opens in August 5/30/2017
Baptist News Global: Besides gore, zombie films offer rich spiritual formation lessons, prof says 5/30/2017
Baylor Symphony Orchestra Wins American Prize for Third Consecutive Year 5/30/2017
Baylor University Nears Fundraising Goal for Louise Herrington School of Nursing 5/30/2017
Baylor University Nears Fundraising Goal for Louise Herrington School of Nursing 5/30/2017
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Kids learn to become better readers with all their senses 5/30/2017
Rockwall County (TX) Herald-Banner: 17 days in June 5/30/2017
SHORELINES: Alaskan Alders Shape Fates of Wetlands, Streams—And Salmon 5/30/2017
The TODAY Show: 'Fallen Patriots' ensures that children of late soldiers get a future 5/30/2017
1. KXAS-TV (NBC Dallas/Fort Worth): Social Worker Helps Weatherford Student Succeed 5/26/2017
1. YAHOO!: Some Older Parents Are Missing Out on This Social Security Perk 5/26/2017
Baylor Physics Department Sends First Group of Students to McDonald Observatory 5/26/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: The Ball Game of Life 5/26/2017
Lake Cities Sun (Plano, TX): NCTC to host World Dracula Day Symposium 5/26/2017
The Dispatch (Moline, IL): Westwood Singers remain dedicated to youth education 5/26/2017
The Wall Street Journal: Benjamin Franklin’s Complicated Faith 5/26/2017
Campus Closures for Memorial Day 5/25/2017
Corpus Christi Caller-Times: McCombs present scholarships in honor of family members 5/25/2017
Healthy Cells Magazine: Are You “Phubbing” Me? 5/25/2017
Interactive Race Car Exhibit Comes to Mayborn Museum 5/25/2017
Minnesota Public Radio: In a tower 300 feet above Rochester, a new carillonneur plays songs for all to hear 5/25/2017
Town-Crier Online Wellington and Palm Beach, FL: Nathan Lane Named Associate Provost at PBAU 5/25/2017
WTVM-TV (Columbus, Georgia): Top Computer Programmers Representing 133 Universities Compete at IBM-Sponsored ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest 5/25/2017
Everyone Likes A Discount. But Is Customized Pricing The Way To Go? 5/24/2017
Hot Springs (AR) Sentinel-Records: Interact scholarships 5/24/2017
Houston Chronicle: "Shark Tank" for felons teaches more than business plans 5/24/2017
Idaho Business Review: Cher Hendricks to join UI as vice provost for academic initiatives 5/24/2017
Inc.: Research: Entrepreneurs Are Happier and Healthier Than Employees 5/24/2017
Realtor Magazine: Foster Healthy Rivalry at Your Brokerage 5/24/2017
SFGate (San Francisco Chronicle): Waco families get 'prescription vegetables' for health 5/24/2017
TIME: Some Older Parents Are Missing Out on This Social Security Perk 5/24/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco couple encourage the arts in two ways 5/24/2017
1. KXAN-TV (Austin, TX): Former Voice contestant uses spotlight to inspire young artist 5/23/2017
1. The Chronicle of Higher Education: How Baylor’s First Female President Plans to Move Past the Sex-Assault Scandals 5/23/2017
2. FOX 19-TV (Cincinnati, Ohio): Top Computer Programmers Representing 133 Universities Compete at IBM-Sponsored ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest 5/23/2017
3. Waco Tribune-Herald: Ashley Bean Thornton, Board of Contributors: Baylor initiative aims to revitalize our democracy 5/23/2017
Baylor Law School: Baylor Law Hosts Second Annual Business Law Boot Camp 5/23/2017
News Deeply: Researchers Race to Understand Black Carbon’s Impact on Thawing Tundra 5/23/2017
The Layman: Even in Canada, Conservative Churches Are Growing 5/23/2017
What Zombies Can Tell Us about Ourselves: Baylor Professor and Author Talks about ‘Living with the Living Dead’ 5/23/2017
1. Caldwell Chapel Blog (Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY): Who is Afraid of Sports? Play, Bodies, and Formation (Part One) 5/22/2017
2. Caldwell Chapel Blog (Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY): Who is Afraid of Sports?: Play, Bodies, and Formation (Part Two) 5/22/2017
American Heart Association: American Heart Association names new Chief Administrative Officer 5/22/2017
Baylor Graduate Selected for Prestigious Fulbright ETA to Spain 5/22/2017
Baylor Junior to Study in U.K. at Fulbright Summer Institute 5/22/2017
Bustle: Binge Sleeping is Bad for Creativity — Here’s the Ideal Number You Should Get Instead 5/22/2017
Columbia Daily Tribune: Rock Bridge celebrates diverse graduating class 5/22/2017
Daily North Shore: Clutter-free Marriage Creates Spring Renewal 5/22/2017
KXXV-TV (Waco, Killeen, Temple/ABC): Seeing is believing when it comes to saving your voice 5/22/2017
Outlook Series: Baylor's Emily Hunter Helps Set Smartphone Interruption Boundaries 5/22/2017
The Courier (Waterloo and Cedar Falls, IL): Allison Tolman finds upward mobility after 'Fargo' 5/22/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Local groups join for 'prescription vegetable' program 5/22/2017
1. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Too Close to Heaven 5/19/2017
1. Yahoo!: Binge-sleeping is bad for creativity, study says 5/19/2017
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Music schools can open student horizons 5/19/2017
Albuquerque Journal: Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson former NMSU Regent Laree Perez to receive honorary degrees 5/19/2017
Business News Daily: When Work and Life Overlap: The Pros and Cons of Boundary Violations 5/19/2017
Leaders of Campus Diversity Initiatives Report Progress 5/19/2017
Philadelphia Tribune: How to temper smartphone overuse 5/19/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Christian higher ed seminar attracts administrators, past Baylor leaders 5/19/2017
1. Ensia: On The Thawing Tundra, Researchers Race to Understand Black Carbon’s Climate Impact 5/18/2017
2. Hello Giggles: Binge-sleeping is bad for creativity, study says 5/18/2017
Heavy: ‘Downward Dog’, ABC: Meet the Cast 5/18/2017
JerryJohnston.com: Jerry Johnston Interviews Noted Sociologist Dr. Rodney Stark at Baylor University 5/18/2017
The Baptist Standard: Around the State 5/18/2017
Tulsa (OK) World: Eubanks, Garcia receive American Farmers and Ranchers scholarships 5/18/2017
Chatelaine (Canada): Trying to ‘catch up’ on sleep hurts your creativity, says study 5/17/2017
Hotel Online: Sage Hospitality Appoints Tobias Arff General Manager and Kelly McCourt Director of Sales & Marketing for The Darcy, Washington, D.C. 5/17/2017
JuicyEcumenism.com: Strategies for Dealing with the Persecution of Christians 5/17/2017
KAMR-TV (Amarillo/NBC): Amarillo College and Baylor University formalize ‘Baylor Bound' transfer agreement 5/17/2017
KFDA-TV (Amarillo/CBS): AC partners with Baylor University to help more students pursue four year degree 5/17/2017
Science Daily: When your spouse calls and interrupts your workday, is that a good thing? 5/17/2017
Tulsa (OK) World: Broken Arrow, Holland Hall students named 2017 U.S. Presidential Scholars 5/17/2017
West Hawaii Today: Hawaii foundation sees applicant interest dip for STEM-related scholarships 5/17/2017
1. Faith & Leadership: How to form wise Christian institutional leaders in an uncertain world 5/16/2017
1. Yahoo News Canada: 'Catch-up' sleep spoils attention and creativity, study suggests 5/16/2017
2. Amarillo Globe-News: Amarillo College to sign transfer agreement with Baylor University 5/16/2017
2. Morningstar: Robot Rising: Experts Try to Quantify Human Fear of Smart Replicants 5/16/2017
2. The American Conservative: We Need Civil Defense: The hostile critique of the 1952 “Duck and Cover” film missed the mark 5/16/2017
3. Christianity Today: Even in Canada, Conservative Churches Are Growing 5/16/2017
American School and University: Business school facility at Baylor University receives LEED Gold 5/16/2017
Austin Monthly: 7 Page-Turning Reads from Austin Authors 5/16/2017
Baptist Standard: Baylor nursing, engineering students provide therapeutic swing 5/16/2017
Baylor University and Amarillo College Announce Partnership on New ‘Baylor Bound’ Transfer Agreement 5/16/2017
KTRE-TV (Lufkin, Nacogdoches/ABC): Cathay Bank Announces the Appointment of Mr. Dale Wilson as Senior Vice President and Manager, Oil and Gas Group 5/16/2017
1. Benzinga: Robot Rising: Experts Try to Quantify Human Fear of Smart Replicants 5/15/2017
1. Houston Chronicle: Family Houston invites Mattress Mack's daughter to speak on OCD for Mental Health Month 5/15/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor takes steps to put our best days ahead of us 5/15/2017
2. Baylor Lariat: Regents announce completion of 105 recommendations 5/15/2017
2. CBC (Canada): 'Catch-up' sleep spoils attention and creativity, study suggests 5/15/2017
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor regents continue governance transition, name Allison next chair 5/15/2017
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Talking death over tea and cake 5/15/2017
3. KWKT-TV (Waco/FOX): Baylor regents: recommended changes made 5/15/2017
4. KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): BU announces structural completion of Pepper Hamilton recommendations 5/15/2017
5. KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor works to complete 105 Pepper Hamilton recommendations 5/15/2017
Baylor Regents Establish David E. Garland Scholarship Fund for Truett Seminary Students 5/15/2017
Baylor University: When Your Spouse Calls and Interrupts Your Workday, Is That a Good Thing? 5/15/2017
Huntsville (TX) News Item: Doing work, making a difference 5/15/2017
KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Mission to Serve: Navy Vet finds role with Baylor Baseball 5/15/2017
Patheos: Why Do Churches Need Good Pipe Organs and Organists? 5/15/2017
When Your Spouse Calls and Interrupts Your Workday, Is That a Good Thing? Baylor University study looks at consequences, benefits of interruptions during work and family time 5/15/2017
1. Baylor Regents Announce Structural Completion of the 105 Recommendations, Updates Governance Leadership and Structure 5/12/2017
1. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: The Movement 5/12/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor donors give $1 million to geosciences department 5/12/2017
2. Doing Democracy Differently - Civic Life Summit Looks to Help Community, Church Leaders Develop Framework for Important Conversations 5/12/2017
2. KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): BU announces $1 million gift 5/12/2017
Agriculture Industry Today: ExxonMobil Foundation Presents Baylor with $369,500 from Educational Matching Gifts Program 5/12/2017
Baylor University: Baylor Regents Announce Structural Completion of the 105 Recommendations, Updates Governance Leadership and Structure 5/12/2017
Big Kids' Swing Project - Swing 'Em, Bears 5/12/2017
MSN: Studies show that our phones are wrecking our relationships, and tell us something we don’t know 5/12/2017
The Chicago Tribune: New Brook Forest principal comes with glowing reviews 5/12/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Arts: Realist painters sidestepped by photography 5/12/2017
$1 Million Gift Will Benefit Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Baylor’s Department of Geosciences 5/11/2017
Baylor University: $1 Million Gift Will Benefit Undergraduate and Graduate Students in Baylor’s Department of Geosciences 5/11/2017
CollegeChoice.net: College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the Best Master's in Social Work 5/11/2017
New Mexico State University: Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson, former NMSU Regent Laree Perez to receive honorary degrees 5/11/2017
Patheos: Why Bother With “Diversity” in Christian Higher Education? 5/11/2017
The Wall Street Journal: An Alternative Investment for Your Emergency Savings Account 5/11/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor Students Create, Display Art of the Book 5/11/2017
WEEK-TV (Peoria, IL): Praying for a Cure before the annual Race 5/11/2017
Baptist Standard: Passion for service at church inspired college return after 30 years 5/10/2017
Baylor Law: Baylor Law School Posts Top Bar Pass Rate in Texas 5/10/2017
Baylor University and Truett Seminary Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies 5/10/2017
Missouri Baptist University (St. Louis, MO): MBU Professor of Journalism Dr. Allin Means Receives Distinguished Professor Award 5/10/2017
Nine (Australia): Think you can skip a few nights’ sleep then catch up later? Think again 5/10/2017
South Florida Times: Two Local High Schoolers Take Aim at Race Relations 5/10/2017
UCLA Newsroom: Garg wins 2017 Royal Society of Chemistry teaching award 5/10/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: New voice for foster kids: CASA gets new executive director 5/10/2017
WalletHub: Ask the Experts 5/10/2017
1. Foreword Reviews: Living with the Living Dead: The Wisdom of the Zombie Apocalypse 5/9/2017
1. The Baptist Standard: Baylor records oral histories of genocide survivors 5/9/2017
2. Yahoo!: Studies show that our phones are wrecking our relationships, and tell us something we don’t know 5/9/2017
American Hospital Association: Texas Hospital Leader Joel T. Allison Receives The American Hospital Association’s 2017 Award of Honor 5/9/2017
Dallas Observer: From Dallas to Downward Dog: Actress Allison Tolman Looks Back at Her Journey to Sitcoms 5/9/2017
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): The power of addiction 5/9/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Embarrassment of Riches 5/9/2017
The American Conservative: Egypt and the End of the Secular Middle East 5/9/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Calvary Baptist Church chooses new senior pastor 5/9/2017
1. Baylor Magazine: Getting to Know Dr. Linda A. Livingstone 5/8/2017
1. Medical Daily: Irregular Sleep Patterns Could Make You Less Creative And Attentive 5/8/2017
1. The Weekly Standard: How Cops and Clergy Are Working Together in Baltimore 5/8/2017
1. White Bear Press (MN): Son serves as inspiration for fledgling non profit 5/8/2017
2. Physical Therapy Products: Baylor University is Launching Doctor of Physical Therapy Program in 2018 5/8/2017
2. Red Oak (TX) Record: Megan Czerwieski Named Superintendent’s Teacher of the Month 5/8/2017
2. Retirement Income Journal: How to decumulate without getting fleeced by the tax man 5/8/2017
2. The New York Times: A Path to America, Marked by More and More Bodies 5/8/2017
3. Kinney Recruiting's Texas Chronicles: Steptoe & Johnson Adds Five Houston Area Attorneys 5/8/2017
3. Park Cities BubbleLife: Award-Winning Author and Professor of Museum Studies Dr. Kenneth Hafertepe to Speak-free 5/8/2017
Baylor University: Successful Businessman Finishes College Degree – 30 Years Later 5/8/2017
Successful Businessman Finishes College Degree – 30 Years Later 5/8/2017
The Baylor Lariat: New Student Programs prepares for summer 2017 5/8/2017
1. KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Salary Negotiations for New Graduates 5/5/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco native inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame 5/5/2017
Army-Baylor MHA-MBA Program Teams Excel at Competitions 5/5/2017
Classics Professor Alden Smith Named Cornelia Marschall Smith Professor of the Year 5/5/2017
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Summer of Zika? 5/5/2017
Medical Press: Alternating skimpy sleep with sleep marathons hurts attention, creativity in young adults 5/5/2017
Replacement Contractor: Downsizing Could Cost You in the Long Run 5/5/2017
The Wichita Eagle: How churches cast out demons differs by tradition 5/5/2017
Two Faculty Members Receive 2017 Baylor Centennial Professor Awards 5/5/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor students study community needs, award grants to 12 nonprofits 5/5/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco mammoths unscathed by Trump national monument scrutiny 5/5/2017
1. Texas Tribune TribTalk: Five key areas of investment in Title IX 5/4/2017
2. 4-Traders.com: Exxon Mobil: ExxonMobil Foundation Presents Baylor with $369,500 from Educational Matching Gifts Program 5/4/2017
Baylor Philanthropy Lab Students Present $62,500 in Grants to Local Nonprofits 5/4/2017
BizEd: Do Campus Incubators Lead to Less Innovation? 5/4/2017
National Catholic Register: ‘Under Caesar’s Sword’: A Project to Aid Persecuted Christians 5/4/2017
Teen Vogue: iPhone Hack Lets You Backspace on Calculator App 5/4/2017
The Houston Chronicle: A.D. Players to perform comedy classic 'You Can't Take It with You' 5/4/2017
1. KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Part 1 New Baylor University President speaks with News Channel 25 5/3/2017
1660 ESPN Central Texas: Interview with Dr. Linda Livingstone 5/3/2017
2. KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Part 2 New Baylor University President speaks with News Channel 25 5/3/2017
3. KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor's incoming president voices hope for the University 5/3/2017
4. KWTX-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): New BU president hopes to unite university, make campus safe 5/3/2017
Albany (NY) Times Union: John Childs Named 2017 Health Care Hero by San Antonio Business Journal 5/3/2017
Frisco (TX) Enterprise: Fulbright ETA recipient hails from Frisco 5/3/2017
McLendon Named Hale Endowed Professor, Interim Director of Hale Center for Educational Leadership 5/3/2017
The Christian Science Monitor: Could making climate change a 'pro-life' issue bring conservatives on board? 5/3/2017
The New York Times: The Phones We Love Too Much 5/3/2017
1. Toronto Sun/PostMedia Network: 'Catching up' on sleep is a lot less helpful than you think 5/2/2017
2. Niagara College News: Studies suggest being continuously connected to your phone may make you an addict 5/2/2017
Broadway World: Food Network to Premiere New Series Incredible Edible America with the Dunhams 5/2/2017
POLITICO: POLITICO Announces the Fourth Class of its Annual Journalism Institute 5/2/2017
Proud Green Building: Baylor school means business with sustainability 5/2/2017
Stories of Genocide Survivors Are Chronicled by Baylor’s Institute for Oral History 5/2/2017
Townhall: The Christian Origins of Science 5/2/2017
1. Christianity Today: Dispatches from Baylor: Let Women Lead 5/1/2017
1. Georgetown (KY) College: Georgetown Graduate Mary Alice Birdwhistell Named Senior Pastor 5/1/2017
1. KWKT-TV (Waco/Fox): Student Awarded $20,000 STEM Scholarship 5/1/2017
1. Medicalresearch.com: Cycles of Poor Sleep Then Crashing Leads to Loss of Creativity 5/1/2017
1. The Chronicle of Higher Education: Appointments, Resignations, Deaths (5/5/2017) 5/1/2017
2. Business Mirror: Will Downsizing Hurt Your Company? 5/1/2017
2. Ferris State University (Big Rapids, MI): Gray Selected as Ferris’ 2017 Distinguished Teacher Award Recipient 5/1/2017
2. KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor Takes Part in Drug Take Back Day 5/1/2017
2. Tarrant County College News: TCC Students Earn Elite Awards, University Scholarships 5/1/2017
3. Oil and Gas Investor: Joe Pukaite Becomes Senior Vice President, CFO of Templar Energy 5/1/2017
ExxonMobil Foundation Presents Baylor with $369,500 from Educational Matching Gifts Program 5/1/2017
The Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor business building earns LEED certification 5/1/2017

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