“[The Birth of Jesus Foretold] In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.””
I can’t believe that the fall semester has come and is almost gone. It was great seeing so many familiar faces yesterday afternoon as the First Gent and I passed out breakfast tacos at Moody Memorial Library and extended our well-wishes for final exams.
Baylor University celebrates many beloved traditions, but few bring as much joy to students, alumni and friends and as many rich opportunities to interact with and educate young people in Central Texas as our live bear mascots, Joy and Lady. They are a cherished part of the Baylor Family.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 6, 2019) – Below are upcoming I-35 construction activities beginning Sunday, Dec. 8, that will impact University Parks Drive, 5th Street and I-35 frontage roads. Please see the TxDOT map, plan ahead by using www.waco4bmap.org and use alternate routes during this time.
WACO, Texas – Top-ranked and No. 1 seed Baylor volleyball (28-1) will host its final home match against No. 8 seed and ninth-ranked Washington (27-6) with a trip to the NCAA National Semifinals on the line on Saturday at 3 p.m. CT at the Ferrell Center.
Mark Vital blocked a driving shot by Kamar Baldwin with 1.5 seconds left as 11th-ranked Baylor held on to knock another team from the unbeaten ranks, defeating No. 18 Butler, 53-52, Tuesday night in a defensive battle at the Ferrell Center.
Dec. 12, 2019 This article about how friends can exert a measurable influence on how much you eat and exercise mentions a 2016 Baylor sociology study, which found that people were more likely to successfully lose weight if their social circle included slimmer buddies.
If you follow Baylor football closely, you’ve likely seen this massive 18-wheeler that carries the team’s gear to away games. Other than getting the players, coaches and staff where they need to go, one of the most important parts of any away game is getting the equipment truck there on time. It may surprise you, […]
Did you know Baylor has an incredible aviation program? Or that its roots go back almost 30 years? Or that this fall, it’s introduced even more flight and training opportunities for future pilots? The Baylor Institute for Air Science is now partnering with Universal Flight Concepts for a new Baylor University Flight Center, located at […]
Each year, U.S. News & World Report releases its “Best College Rankings.” The rankings are the best-recognized and most-cited in all of higher education, and Baylor is consistently ranked among the best schools in the nation. This year, yet again, there’s more than just the general college ranking for the Baylor Family to take pride […]
The bonds many Baylor students make as freshmen are not easily broken. Such is the case for a group of Baylor seniors who turned down the opportunity to play for their various fraternities this fall to team up for a greater purpose. The friends reunited their freshman Baylor Intramurals team, the “Tune Squad,” to honor a […]
WACO, Texas (Dec. 13, 2019) – Marco Franco, a doctoral candidate in environmental science at Baylor University, has been awarded the 2020 Colgate-Palmolive Award for Student Research Training in Alternative Methods.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 13, 2019) – Emeka Okafor, Ph.D., assistant professor of epidemiology in public health at Baylor University, has received a career development grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the effects of drug use, particularly cannabis, on treatment outcomes of patients with HIV.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 13, 2019) - It doesn’t take a cape and a mask to be a hero – it takes a big heart and a lot of love. This was the message Baylor Law Professor Bridget Fuselier had for members of the 20 families who adopted children into their forever homes during the Law School’s annual Adoption Day.
WACO, Texas (Dec. 13, 2019) — Baylor University’s Model United Nations (MUN) team was named an “Outstanding Delegation” at the 2019 National Model United Nations Conference, Nov. 8-10 in Washington, D.C.