SB Reschedules Oklahoma Series

Goose McGlaun

WACO, Texas – Baylor softball's series against No. 1 Oklahoma has been rescheduled. The two teams will face off on Tuesday, April 27 in a doubleheader at Getterman Stadium in Waco. The first game is slated to begin at 4 p.m. with the second at 6:30 p.m.

NCATA Reveals Season Awards

WACO, Texas – The 2021 National Collegiate Acrobatics & Tumbling Association (NCATA) announced its 2021 major awards and All-America Team, which included sophomore Emily Tobin (Most Outstanding Athlete & All-American), Riley Chimwala (Freshman of the Year & All-American), junior Maddie McNamee (Louise Goodrum Academic Award) and Kam Kitchens (All-American).

T&F: Miller Earns Big 12 Athlete of the Week Honors

Aaliyah Miller

After setting the school record in the 800 meters, senior Aaliyah Miller has been named Big 12 Outdoor Track & Field Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced Wednesday.

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.

Why it’s a big deal that Baylor is hiring five new endowed chairs

Last week, Baylor announced a nationwide search to fill five new endowed faculty positions — big news in the academic world, and a big step forward towards fulfilling the dreams of Baylor’s strategic plan, Illuminate. Those outside academia, however, are quite likely wondering just why this is such a big deal. What is an endowed […]

Baylor men’s tennis claims 14th regular season Big 12 title

On Sunday in Fort Worth, Baylor athletics brought home its fourth Big 12 championship in the last two months. Hot on the heels of Baylor basketball’s success, Baylor men’s tennis won its 14th regular season Big 12 title. To put that in perspective, the league’s next two most successful tennis programs, Texas and TCU, have […]

Baylor names finalists for 2022 Cherry Award, nation’s largest award for top teaching

Late last month, Baylor announced the finalists for the university’s 2022 Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching. (If you’re unfamiliar with the Cherry Award, it’s a unique honor — not only honoring professors for great teaching, but investing in their work with a gift of $250,000. It’s the largest monetary gift for teaching presented […]

Baylor volleyball named No. 12 overall seed for NCAA tournament

It’s been an interesting year for both Baylor volleyball and collegiate volleyball as a whole, thanks to (what else?) COVID-19. Traditionally a fall sport, the NCAA elected to move the volleyball postseason tournament to spring, and many conferences followed suit and moved their entire seasons to the spring. The Big 12, like the ACC and […]

Dr. James Curry Recognized by Texas Legislature for Exceptional Leadership of Bullock Scholars Program, Contributions to the University

WACO, Texas (April 21, 2021) – James A. Curry, Ph.D., professor of political science and The Bob Bullock Professor of Public Policy and Administration at Baylor University, was recognized today in Austin with Texas House and Senate resolutions honoring his longtime service to the University and dedication to students as director of the Bob Bullock Scholars Program and the Baylor Washington Internship Program.

Baylor Police Department Begins National Drug Take-Back Day Today

WACO, Texas (April 20, 2021) —The Baylor University Police Department (BUPD) will collect old and expired prescription drugs as part of a National Take-Back Day Saturday, April 24. Although the official collection day is on Saturday, BUPD will accept prescription drugs all week.

Wemimo Bright Jaiyesimi Named Inaugural Recipient of Robert L. Gilbert Scholar in Religion Graduate Fellowship

WACO, Texas (April 19, 2021) — Baylor University’s department of religion has announced that Wemimo Bright Jaiyesimi of Lagos, Nigeria, has been named the recipient of the inaugural Robert L. Gilbert Scholar in Religion Graduate Fellowship.

Baylor Researcher Receives $488,000 Grant to Study, Raise Awareness of the Ways American Culture Shapes Racial Attitudes and Myths

WACO, Texas (April 15, 2021) – Greg Garrett, Ph.D., professor of English at Baylor University, has been awarded a $488,000 grant by the Eula Mae and John Baugh Foundation to study the pivotal role of movies, books, sermons, political speeches and other media in shaping popular attitudes and opinions, including those about race and racial dynamics.

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!

Apr. 22 7:00pmAcrobatics and Tumbling vs. Oregon
Apr. 23 12:00-3:00pmWomen's Tennis vs. TCU
Apr. 23 4:00-6:00pmSoftball at Iowa State
Apr. 23 6:30-9:30pmBaseball at Texas Tech
Apr. 24Track at LSU Alumni Gold
Apr. 24 1:00-3:00pmSoftball at Iowa State
Apr. 24 2:00-5:00pmBaseball at Texas Tech