Track & Field: Nugent, 4x1 Garner All-America Accolades

Ackera Nugent

Ackera Nugent placed third in the 100-meter hurdles, and the 4x100-meter relay team took eighth to give Baylor track & field five All-Americans on the final day of the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships Saturday at Hayward Field.

Track & Field: 4x4 Closes Season For Men’s Team

Dillon Bedell

Baylor track & field placed ninth in the men's 4x400-meter relay in its only action Friday night at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field.

T&F: Nugent Shines, Tidwell Earns All-America Honors

Ackera Nugent

Tuesdi Tidwell tied for third in the pole vault, and Ackera Nugent advanced to finals in three events to highlight Thursday's performances for Baylor track & field at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships at Hayward Field.

Track & Field: Men’s 4x4 Advances to NCAA Final

Howard Fields III

The Baylor men's 4x400-meter relay team advanced to the finals to highlight day one Wednesday at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field.

Baptist Standard: Falling Seed: Creating online participatory worship services

March 23, 2020
Baylor theology professor Angela Gorrell, Ph.D., has designed a free guide to creating online, participatory worship services.

Baylor Lariat: Baylor cancels in-person classes for both summer sessions

April 2, 2020
Baylor President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., announced Thursday that Baylor will continue to utilize online instruction for upcoming Minimester (May 13-June 1), Summer I (June 2-July 7) and Summer II (July 9-Aug. 12) classes.

Baylor Lariat: Baylor counseling center continues with online services

March 25, 2020
Baylor’s counseling center has adapted its treatments amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. With faculty and staff working from home, the counselors have begun counseling sessions via phone and WebEx, a platform for video conferences.

KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Baylor Connections - Cheryl Gochis

April 3, 2020
AUDIO: For last nine years, Baylor has been recognized as a “Great College to Work For” by the Chronicle of Higher Education. In this Baylor Connections, Cheryl Gochis, vice president of human resources and chief human resources officer, examines ways that Baylor supports faculty and staff year-round and specifically talks about the University’s response to help employees transition to remote work during the COVID-19 public health crisis.

Baylor’s Lab to Market Collaborative is turning BU research into real-world solutions

A machine that simulates therapeutic horseback riding. A novel system to display more color on HD screens. An ultrasound approach to testing airplane-part safety. What do they have in common? All have been invented or developed by Baylor professors — and all have moved from idea to reality through a focused approach called the Lab […]

Baylor research could make STEM education more accessible to the blind & visually impaired

When it comes to teaching STEM, instructors and students alike rely heavily on viewing images and physical models. But what about students with blindness or visual impairments — how are they to learn these important aspects of the field? Baylor researchers may have found an answer. Earlier this month, a Baylor-led study published in the […]

7 things to see and do in Waco (that you probably haven’t seen/done yet)

Maybe you’re looking for a nice day trip from your home in DFW, Houston, Austin or San Antonio. Maybe it’s a stop on a longer summer vacation drive across Texas. Maybe it’s your (or your child’s) Orientation or Line Camp that brings you this way. Whatever your reason for visiting Waco this summer, there’s plenty […]

From Baylor to U.S. Space Force surgeon general (and back again)

Few university professors anywhere in the world have a resume quite like Dr. Walter “Sparky” Matthews (BA ’92) — a former Air Force flight surgeon, hospital commander on the warfront in Afghanistan, winner of military honors ranging from the Bronze Star to the John M. Collins Military Strategy Award for Excellence in Writing, and the […]

Baylor to Celebrate Summer Graduates in Return to the Ferrell Center

WACO, Texas (June 10, 2021) – Baylor University will return commencement to the Ferrell Center to celebrate summer graduates during two in-person ceremonies Saturday, Aug. 14. In addition, the summer ceremonies will feature a change that reflects the University’s rising number of doctoral candidates and the University’s success as it pursues R1 recognition as a top Christian research university.

Music Listening Near Bedtime Disruptful to Sleep, Baylor Study Finds

WACO, Texas (June 9, 2021) – Most people listen to music throughout their day and often near bedtime to wind down. But can that actually cause your sleep to suffer? When sleep researcher Michael Scullin, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at Baylor University, realized he was waking in the middle of the night with a song stuck in his head, he saw an opportunity to study how music — and particularly stuck songs — might affect sleep patterns.

Religiosity and Conspiratorial Beliefs Linked in Baylor Religion Survey Findings

WACO, Texas (June 9, 2021) – Patterns in American religious attitudes, behaviors and beliefs just after the 2020 presidential election and during the coronavirus pandemic are the latest focus of the Baylor Religion Survey, the most comprehensive national survey studying religion in America.

Baylor Mathematician Earns Coveted $430,000 CAREER Award from National Science Foundation

WACO, Texas (June 8, 2020) – Jameson Graber, Ph.D., assistant professor of mathematics at Baylor University, has earned a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The award will provide nearly $430,000 in funding over five years to support his research, which lies at the intersection of partial differential equations, game theory, economics and political science.

What's New BU February 10, 2020

Career Day Spring 2020. Registration for Steppin' Out is open!

What's New BU February 17, 2020

Baylor turns 175! Sundown Sessions present pottery painting.

What's New BU February 24, 2020

Hope Peace Love at Fountain Mall. UBbreak presents Waffle Tacos.

What's New BU March 2, 2020

Need a quiet place to study? Super Tuesday Dr Pepper Hour with Census 2020 and voting!