Baylor in the News Archives for Aug. 2017

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Baptist Standard: Around the State: DBU responds to Harvey; Baylor social work school receives grant 8/31/2017
Baylor Hosts Theologian Russell Moore for Lecture on Evangelical Cultural Engagement 8/31/2017
Consumer Reports: Watch Out for Algal Blooms 8/31/2017
Labor Day Closures and Changes in Hours 8/31/2017
Penn State News: Page Center Legacy Grants to uncover new perspectives of digital media 8/31/2017
Spoke: Gates Appoints Jamey Seely Executive Vice President and General Counsel Effective September 5, 2017 8/31/2017
Synergy: Computing for a Cause 8/31/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor student develops virtual reality music software 8/31/2017
Writers League of Texas: 5 Questions for Greg Garrett 8/31/2017
1. NPR: 'You Only Get One Life In This World': Voices From Houston's Convention Center 8/30/2017
2. Baylor University YouTube Channel: "A Global Vision for Local Missions": The Baylor/Truett Experience 8/30/2017
Baylor Law School: Baylor Law Professor Bridget Fuselier Honored by the Texas State Bar for Outstanding Service to Veterans 8/30/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Small, Independent Gospel Labels 8/30/2017
Texas Tribune: Battered by Harvey, Texas college students struggle to start class 8/30/2017
The Baton Rouge Advocate: 2017 graduate of The Dunham School named National Advanced Placement Scholar 8/30/2017
WTVR-TV (Richmond, VA/CBS): Richmond-Sam Houston Game Friday at McLane Stadium 8/30/2017
Yahoo! Sports: Baylor offering free tickets, meals to families affected by Hurricane Harvey 8/30/2017
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Mission Waco marks Urban REAP's official kickoff 8/29/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor community welcomes new bears with their own unique hymn 8/29/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor fights against hunger 8/29/2017
Baylor Lariat: Baylor grad helps lead excavation project 8/29/2017
KCEN-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor shelters Rice volleyball team, as Harvey wreaks havoc in Houston 8/29/2017
NBC Sports: Baylor to host FCS game displaced from flood-ravaged Houston 8/29/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco residents, businesses lend helping hand to Harvey victims 8/29/2017
Allen (TX) American: Allen teacher earns scholarship in UNT graduate journalism studies 8/28/2017
Baylor Lariat: Transformative Baylor Vice President leaves role 8/28/2017
Chemistry World: Scientists spend a decade perfecting BPA removal method 8/28/2017
EdTech Magazine: College Sports Fans Cheer for Wi-Fi Upgrades: From Instagram to instant replays, fans expect to connect in college athletics facilities. 8/28/2017
Judah & the Lion to Headline Sept. 1 Traditions Rally at Baylor 8/28/2017
Labels and Labeling: Maxcess names Webex global product manager 8/28/2017
Live Science: Mammoth Tooth Reveals Beast Once Tramped Around Austin, Texas 8/28/2017
Mayborn Museum Complex launches ‘Reach Out’ Program for Under-served 8/28/2017
Plough: Why Higher Education is Failing to Prepare Students for the Future and What Schools Can Learn from our Agrarian Roots 8/28/2017
Poets & Quants: KPMG Data Analytics Effort Now At 9 Schools 8/28/2017
President Livingstone, University Respond to Hurricane Harvey; Call on Baylor Family to Join Together in Prayer 8/28/2017
Waco Tribune Herald: Local achievements: Pitching In 8/28/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: East Waco entrepreneur sets sights on Elm Avenue Food Market 8/28/2017
1. CNN Money: Hurricane Harvey could hit the Texas economy 8/25/2017
1. This Week at Baylor: Aug. 27- Sept. 2, 2017 8/25/2017
Allen (TX) American: Allen teacher earns scholarship in UNT graduate journalism studies 8/25/2017
Baylor Lariat: Virtual fence project approaches completion 8/25/2017
Baylor Students Receive Awards at International Conference 8/25/2017
Fort Bend Star: Sugar Land’s Boy Scout Troop 992 celebrates five new Eagle Scouts 8/25/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: Small, Independent Gospel Labels 8/25/2017
Patheos: Podcast: A conversation with Melissa Rogers of Obama White House 8/25/2017
Texas Monthly: Baylor’s New President Turns to Faith 8/25/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: $235,000 grant to help Waco ISD cut suspension rates 8/25/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Landscapes fertile art field for retired Baylor professor 8/25/2017
1. Texas Public Radio: KSTX-FM (San Antonio): Texas Matters: Audie Murphy - War Hero, Movie Star, PTSD Sufferer 8/24/2017
2. Baylor Lariat: Virtual fence project approaches completion 8/24/2017
Baylor Magazine: FarFlung: Rev. Joe Barnard, BA '05, on ministry, secularism and life in rural Scotland 8/24/2017
Baylor Magazine: Get Some Sleep! Study finds Inconsistent Sleep Patterns Harm Creativity, Attention in Students, Young Adults 8/24/2017
The Baptist Standard: Voices: Letter to a young ministry student 8/24/2017
Baylor Magazine: PayPal EVP & CFO helps company reach new heights 8/23/2017
Baylor News: Vocation and Purpose: A Conversation with Matt Rhule 8/23/2017
KCEN-TV: Mission Waco gains new ground with agriculture project 8/23/2017
MLK’s ‘I Have a Dream’ Inspired Response from Black Gospel Artists 8/23/2017
Press Club of Dallas: Press Club Announces New Officers, Directors and Student Scholarship Winners 8/23/2017
The Hill: Adequate healthcare starts in our communities 8/23/2017
Toronto24Hrs: Dorm, Sweet Dorm 8/23/2017
True Viral News: Friendships Matter if You Want to Lose Weight 8/23/2017
1. KXXV-TV (Waco, Killeen, Temple/ABC): Baylor historians weigh in on Confederate monument debate 8/22/2017
2. Waco Tribune-Herald: Partial eclipse, total elation: Waco residents, students gather to watch partial solar eclipse 8/22/2017
3. Topeka Capital-Journal (Topeka, KS): Clouds, rain can’t wash fascination with solar eclipse from eyes in Missouri 8/22/2017
4. ChurchMilitant.com: The Anti-Catholic History of the KKK 8/22/2017
Baylor Business: Baylor University Student Group Receives Prestigious Award from World’s Largest HR Association 8/22/2017
Baylor Magazine: Survivors Share Stories, Lessons in New Institute for Oral History Project 8/22/2017
Hometown by Handlebar: Temple Houston: Standing in the Shadow of Sam 8/22/2017
1. KXXV-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): UMHB women's basketball adds Niya Johnson as assistant coach 8/21/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Jon Engelhardt, guest columnist: 9 keys to making your child a student success 8/21/2017
2. Baylor Lariat: McLendon appointed as Baylor interim provost 8/21/2017
2. Sherman Herald-Democrat: Texas History Minute: Glass helped bring science to the masses 8/21/2017
Baylor Lariat: Livingstone shares summer experiences, vision for university 8/21/2017
Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas: Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas Awards 60 New Grants 8/21/2017
KWTX-TV Ch. 10 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Total solar eclipse show originating at KWTX airs nationwide 8/21/2017
The Boston Globe: Does social media make it miserable to be a flight attendant? We asked. 8/21/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor freshmen arrive with 4 of 10 dorm renovations complete 8/21/2017
1. KCEN-TV Ch. 6 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Professor provides tips to photograph eclipse 8/18/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor again receives strong credit rating 8/18/2017
2. KWKT-TV Ch. 44 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/FOX): Be safe when capturing the eclipse 8/18/2017
2. KXXV-TV Ch. 25 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Baylor students Welcome Week officially begins 8/18/2017
Baylor Film & Digital Media Faculty Win Audience Award at Festival 8/18/2017
Baylor School of Music: A Harmony of Faith & Music: A Q&A with Dean Gary Mortenson 8/18/2017
MetroMBA: Hankamer LAUNCH Program Inspires Entrepreneurs to Help Others 8/18/2017
National Law Journal: Some Law Schools Take the Lead in Students’ Well-Being, Report Finds 8/18/2017
Nonprofit Quarterly: Risk, Uncertainty, and Nonprofit Entrepreneurship 8/18/2017
San Antonio Express-News: Humble ISD Board appoints Position 6 trustee, discusses new elementary school 8/18/2017
Shore Line Times (New Haven, CT): Days of yore: How Benjamin Franklin became the founding father of a unique kind of American faith 8/18/2017
This Week at Baylor: Aug. 20-26, 2017 8/18/2017
1. KWKT-TV Ch. 44 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/FOX): Move-in day for Baylor freshmen 8/17/2017
2. KXXV-TV Ch. 25 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Baylor University helps incoming freshmen move in 8/17/2017
3. KCEN-TV Ch. 6 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Move-in day brings excitement to Baylor students, volunteers 8/17/2017
4. KWTX-TV Ch. 10 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Baylor Move-in Day Starts 8/17/2017
Baylor Campus Kitchen Volunteer Speaks at D.C. Conference 8/17/2017
Baylor Media Communications: Baylor Freshmen Welcomed to Campus with a Hymn Written for Them 8/17/2017
Christianity Today: Bringing Back Baylor 8/17/2017
Denver Post: Kiwanis Club of Castle Rock Helps Douglas County Students Follow Their Dreams 8/17/2017
KWTX-TV Ch. 10 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Holly Tucker nominated for 2 TCMA Awards 8/17/2017
KWTX-TV Ch. 10 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Solar Eclipse 2017 Show 8/17/2017
Oxford University Press Academic Insights: George Romero, Game of Thrones, and the zombie apocalypse 8/17/2017
Solar Eclipse Selfies? Baylor Expert Shares Safety Tips for Taking Photos of Aug. 21 Phenomenon 8/17/2017
TalkPoverty.org: Texas Just Passed a Law About College Work Study. Here’s Why It Matters. 8/17/2017
The Daily Oklahoman: Business People: Local firms' new hires and promotions 8/17/2017
Addressing the Access-to-Justice Gap - Baylor Law School’s Legal Mapmaker Program Helps Young Lawyers Open Cost-Conscious Firms 8/16/2017
Baptist Standard: Waco-area Christians unite in support of vandalized African-American church 8/16/2017
Baylor Freshmen Welcomed to Campus with a Hymn Written for Them 8/16/2017
Baylor News Online: A Heart for Service 8/16/2017
Baylor Professor and Space Weather Scientist Provides Tips for Watching the Total Solar Eclipse, Details on the Next Eclipse 8/16/2017
Business Wire: Experienced Corporate Attorney Robert Hale Joins Dorsey in Dallas 8/16/2017
Kennebec Journal: Maine Compass: Secure border would prevent deaths of those now seeking illegal passage 8/16/2017
KXXV-TV Ch. 25 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Mission Waco starts commercial composting 8/16/2017
Texas Tech University: Texas Tech Liberator Project Ready to Launch 8/16/2017
Vegas24Seven.com: Thomas Rhett, Molly Sims, Jordin Sparks and Jess Cagle Join Celebrity Judges Panel for Final Night of the 2018 Miss America Competition Live on ABC 8/16/2017
1. KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: More Than Piano and Organ 8/15/2017
2. Women’s Health Magazine: Can 'Bedtime' Teas Really Help You Fall Asleep Faster? 8/15/2017
360 Solutions (Waco): Identifying Leadership Characteristics in Children – with Dr. Karon LeCompte 8/15/2017
Baylor Mourns Passing of Benefactor Carroll Webb, Baylor Legacy Honoree and Athletic Director’s Hall of Honor Member 8/15/2017
Houston Chronicle: Tony Buzbee, Texas universities react to White Lives Matter in Charlottesville, College Station 8/15/2017
KWKT-TV (Waco, Killeen, Temple/FOX): Baylor University President Statement 8/15/2017
PopSugar: Even If You Don't Know What Phubbing Is, You're Probably Doing It 8/15/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Pinewood to offer coffee, community hub in new home 8/15/2017
1. Pat Tillman Foundation: STEPHEN CARL, U.S. ARMY 8/14/2017
1. Waco Tribune-Herald: Predominantly African-American church vandalized with Nazi, politically-charged symbols 8/14/2017
2. Atlanta Journal Constitution: Kempner: Our CEO/President Trump gets graded by profs 8/14/2017
3. The Wall Street Journal: Why You May Want to Contribute to Your Child’s Retirement 8/14/2017
Baylor Celebrates 100 Graduates from Online M.B.A Program 8/14/2017
Baylor President’s Statement on 'Horrific' Charlottesville Events 8/14/2017
Baylor University YouTube Channel: What it means to be a Baylor nurse 8/14/2017
Baylor’s Diana R. Garland School of Social Work Receives $235,000 Grant, Expands Waco ISD Partnership 8/14/2017
MyCentralNewJersey.com: Two Central Jersey residents join clergy at Princeton United Methodist Church 8/14/2017
Naples (FL) News: First Baptist Academy class valedictorian and barrel racing champion heads to college 8/14/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: $5.7 million East Riverwalk project may wrap up before December 8/14/2017
Baylor Media Communications: Baylor Students Unite Refugees and American Families over Dinner 8/11/2017
Baylor Students Unite Refugees and American Families over Dinner 8/11/2017
KLBJ News Radio (Austin): Hogg Foundation Awards Nearly $2 Million to Improve Mental Health in Schools 8/11/2017
The Baptist Standard: Torres joins staff to report on Hispanic churches 8/11/2017
The Hillsboro Reporter: Smith Elected Asst. VP At CNB In Hillsboro 8/11/2017
The Tablet (The International Catholic News Weekly, UK): Genetic breakthrough ‘will promote eugenics’, warns Catholic expert in bioethics 8/11/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Fire-damaged Cameron Park home holds ties to Waco history 8/11/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Waco Rotary presents scholarships 8/11/2017
1. KSN-TV (Wichita, KS/NBC): Refugee and American families break bread 8/10/2017
2. Baylor Proud: Meet Baylor’s nationally recognized expert on fighting hunger 8/10/2017
KWKT-TV (Waco, Temple, Killeen/FOX): Central Texans react to U.S.-N. Korea tensions 8/10/2017
NuPark: Unsung Heroes of Parking at Baylor University 8/10/2017
The Freestone County Times: Navarro College – Mexia Appoints New Dean 8/10/2017
The Washington Post: Trump threatened ‘fire and fury.’ Here’s why to some that’s perfectly God-like. 8/10/2017
1. The Boston Globe: The Woods Hole Film Festival announces winners 8/9/2017
Accounting Today: KPMG expands 'Data and Analytics' master's program 8/9/2017
Baptist Standard: Church musician finds solace and strength in playing the piano 8/9/2017
Baylor Mourns Passing of Biology Faculty Member 8/9/2017
Baylor University to Inaugurate the Robert P. George Initiative on Faith, Ethics and Public Policy 8/9/2017
Columbia (MO) Daily Tribune: GO-GETTERS 8/9/2017
Habitat for Humanity: Benefits of community service for college students 8/9/2017
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments: The Future of Gospel Music 8/9/2017
Netscape What’s New: Addicted to Social Media? Take the Quiz! 8/9/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor on cusp of completing external security camera installations 8/9/2017
1. AmeriForce.net: From Combat to the Classroom 8/8/2017
1. Daily Mail (UK): Weekend lie-ins may be bad for your heart AND waistline 8/8/2017
1. New York Newsday: DNA samples from immigrant families sought to help ID missing, dead relatives 8/8/2017
FireRescue1: Families of fallen firefighters receive scholarships 8/8/2017
The Baptist Standard: Around the State 8/8/2017
The Daily Oklahoman: Oklahoma Baptist leader is chosen to head national disaster relief 8/8/2017
TIME: The 19 Best Foods for Health and Happiness 8/8/2017
1. The American Spectator: Da Bronx Bombers Did Us Proud 8/7/2017
1. The New York Times: Can People Change After Middle Age? 8/7/2017
2. National Review: Benedictine Monks Roll Up Their Sleeves and Relish Manual Labor 8/7/2017
Baylor Magazine: Prestigious Honors 8/7/2017
Baylor University Mourns Passing of Distinguished Alumnus Gov. Mark White 8/7/2017
SWXRightNow.com: EY Announces New Leadership Promotions in San Francisco 8/7/2017
The Baptist Standard: Around the State: preaching symposium slated at Truett 8/7/2017
Things that Matter - Baylor’s LAUNCH Program Helps Entrepreneurs Get Ideas Off the Ground 8/7/2017
Thomasville (GA) Times-Enterprise: Deep thinking on the paranormal 8/7/2017
Tyler Morning Telegraph: Girl Scout Workshops offer fun badge earning opportunities 8/7/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Scout Attains Eagle Rank 8/7/2017
1. TBN Salsa “Raising the Standards”: A Discussion about Faith and Social Work (Part 1) 8/4/2017
2. TBN Salsa “Raising the Standards”: A Discussion about Faith and Social Work (Part 2) 8/4/2017
El Paso Inc.: Mark Rotramel chosen to lead First Baptist Church 8/4/2017
KXXV-TV: Baylor School of Education Hosts iEngage Summer Camp 8/4/2017
PR Newswire: Brett Haugh, Executive Vice President, Joins Lockton Dunning Benefits' Houston Team 8/4/2017
Psych Central: Marriage and Children — They May Not Be All They Are Promised To Be 8/4/2017
Self: How to Lose Fat and Gain Muscle at the Same Time 8/4/2017
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor fraternity helps Special Olympics 8/4/2017
Baylor Magazine: Our Commitment. Our Response. Baylor students are benefitting from a year of change and progress 8/3/2017
Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business Joins Expanded Award-winning KPMG Master of Accounting with Data and Analytics Program 8/3/2017
KWTX-TV Ch. 10 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): iEngage Teaches Importance of Civics 8/3/2017
KWTX-TV Ch. 10 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/CBS): Project Promise finds funding 8/3/2017
KXXV-TV Ch. 25 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Project Promise receives funding from Baylor University grant 8/3/2017
Nasdaq.com: National Western Life Announces Appointment of Wallace as Chief Marketing Officer 8/3/2017
New Scientist: How to strip 99 per cent of harmful BPA from water in 30 minutes 8/3/2017
Act Locally Waco: 5 Tips to Increase Mental Health at School 8/2/2017
Baylor Proud: Baylor engineering students’ project was for more than just a grade 8/2/2017
Concho Valley Homepage: San Angelo Judge Penny Roberts Elected Fellows Chair of Texas Bar Foundation 8/2/2017
KXXV-TV Ch. 25 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/ABC): Baylor University and Premier Productions partner with popular worship leader for tour 8/2/2017
Pulse: These 5 popular sayings do NOT exist in the Bible 8/2/2017
The Historical Society of the Episcopal Church: Grant Recipients 2017 8/2/2017
The Wire: Erin Gaddis and Mecca Amoni Michelle Lewis Win the Champions for Justice Short Film Competition at 108th NAACP Convention 8/2/2017
U.S. News & World Report: New Program: Centenary College to Baylor Nursing School 8/2/2017
1. The Baltimore Sun; Baltimore filmmaker wins NAACP competition 8/1/2017
1. The Good Men Project: Be the Change You Wish to See in Your Marriage 8/1/2017
2. Futurity.org: To see unique brains, scientists begin with their own 8/1/2017
2. Governing: Don Willett’s Lone Star Legal Show 8/1/2017
Baylor University and Premier Productions Partner with GRAMMY® Nominee Kari Jobe for Highly Anticipated The Garden Tour 8/1/2017
Baylor University’s Learning and Development Manager Drexel King Selected for CUPA-HR’s Wildfire Program for Early-Career HR Professionals 8/1/2017
KCEN-TV Ch. 6 (Waco, Temple, Killeen/NBC): Baylor's Project Promise helps youth 8/1/2017
KWKT-TV Ch. 44 (Waco/FOX): Project Promise continues through grant 8/1/2017
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal: Vals and Sals for South Plains High Schools’ Classes of 2017 8/1/2017
Making the Most of ‘Home Away from Home’ — the Dorm Room 8/1/2017
Math for Early Learners Academy Wraps Up its Second Year 8/1/2017
National Review: Facing Extinction, Iraqi Christians Look to America 8/1/2017
The Baptist Standard: Livingstone feels God called her to Baylor presidency 8/1/2017

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