MT's Brooksby Books Spot in U.S. Open Main Draw

Jenson Brooksby

FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y. – Baylor men's tennis incoming freshman Jenson Brooksby is headed to the U.S. Open men's singles main draw after three straight wins in the qualifying draw this week in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.


Baylor Soccer

After winning a pair of Big 12 championships and making back-to-back trips to the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight, Paul Jobson has to remind his Baylor soccer team that you might have to deal with a lot of thorns along the way to get roses at the end.

Baylor Media and Public Relations: Caregivers of People with Dementia Are Losing Sleep

Aug. 23, 2019
Caregivers of people with dementia lose between 2.5 to 3.5 hours of sleep weekly due to difficulty falling asleep and maintaining sleep — a negative for themselves and potentially for those who receive their care, Baylor University sleep researchers say. But the good news is that simple, low-cost interventions can improve caregivers’ sleep and functioning. The study – led by Chenlu Gao, a doctoral candidate of psychology and neuroscience, and Michael K. Scullin, Ph.D., assistant professor and director of Baylor’s Sleep Neuroscience and Cognition Laboratory – is published in JAMA Network Open, a publication of the American Medical Association.

Houston Chronicle: Baylor dorm room has been home to three generations of women from the same family

Aug. 23, 2019
Three generations of women from the same family have now occupied Room 115 of Collins Hall at Baylor University: New freshman Brooke Altman, her mother, SueAnn Altman, and her grandmother, Sue Steakley. “I thought it was so fun to be in the same room,” Brooke said. “We started a family tradition to be in 115 Collins Hall.”

KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Baylor Connections: Waco Mayor Kyle Deaver

Aug. 23, 2019
AUDIO: Earlier this spring, the City of Waco was honored with one of Baylor University’s most distinguished awards, the Founders Medal, which highlighted the partnership between city and university for the betterment of the community. On the latest episode of Baylor Connections, host Derek Smith has a conversation with Waco Mayor Kyle Deaver, a Baylor Business and Baylor Law graduate, who examines the numerous ways the City of Waco and Baylor work together, looks ahead to future growth for the city and shares more about his family’s Baylor experience.

Move2BU crew welcomes Baylor’s Class of 2023

Baylor’s not the only school in the country where volunteers line up to help new students move into their residence halls — but it’s hard to believe any school does it better. Wednesday and Thursday, more than 3,000 new Baylor students (both freshmen and transfers) were helped into their new homes by some 3,200 faculty, […]

Baylor soccer opens 2019 in the top 25 for second straight year

Baylor soccer will open the 2019 season Sunday against Northwestern State with new uniforms, but with an increasingly familiar place in the top 25 nationally. For the second straight season — a program first — the Bears are ranked in the preseason coaches poll, coming in at No. 14 nationally. Baylor is also picked to […]

Unique class hymn welcomes Baylor freshmen to campus this fall — and every fall

While it’s common for incoming freshmen to be welcomed to college by campus leaders, it’s not so common for that encouragement to come in the form of a hymn — but that’s what we do at Baylor. Since 2008, each incoming class has been welcomed with its own unique hymn, each capturing an aspect of […]

Your best #MyBaylorSummer photos from 2019

One of the things we look forward to every summer is seeing all the amazing places Baylor Bears fling their green and gold. From vacations to mission trips to studying abroad, students and alumni share their adventures (and their Baylor pride) on social media using the hashtag #MyBaylorSummer. Here are 10 of our favorites from […]

Caregivers of People with Dementia Are Losing Sleep

WACO, Texas (Aug. 23, 2019) — Caregivers of people with dementia lose between 2.5 to 3.5 hours of sleep weekly due to difficulty falling asleep and maintaining sleep — a negative for themselves and potentially for those who receive their care, Baylor University sleep researchers say.

Drink Coffee. Do Good. Repeat.

WACO, Texas (Aug. 23, 2019) – Baylor University and Common Grounds have collaborated once again to launch a new initiative that combines great coffee benefiting a great cause.

Baylor Theatre 2019-2020 Season to Debut Green and Gold Series

WACO, Texas (Aug. 19, 2019) — Baylor Theatre’s 2019-2020 season includes a sixth show and will be divided into a gold series and a green series. The gold series denotes the production size and design complexity that audience members are used to seeing from Baylor theatre. The green series productions will be minimalistic to train students to strengthen creativity.

Psychological Stress Is Hard on the Body, but Coping Mechanisms Can Make for Healthier, Happier Lives

WACO, Texas (Aug. 19, 2019) — Whether making the transition to college, starting a new job, ending a relationship or retiring, change can cause psychological stress, which in turn can make for wear and tear on the body. A new video series from Baylor University offers ways to cope.

What's New BU February 25, 2019

Movie Mondays presents "The Wiz." Want to become a CPR/First Aid Instructor?

What's New BU March 18, 2019

Get your copy of "Bad Feminist!" Celebrate the Festival of Colors at Holi!

What's New BU March 4, 2019

Angel Paws at the BARC. Movie Mondays presents "Free Solo."

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Aug. 22-25Welcome Week
Aug. 28 6:30-9:00pmMosaic Mixer
Aug. 29 5:30-6:30pmLine Jersey Pickup
Aug. 29 7:15-9:00pmStudent Dinner
Aug. 29 7:15-9:00pmMake Your Mark - Sign the Baylor Line
Aug. 29 8:30-10:30pmMovie at McLane: Rudy
Aug. 31 12:00-5:00pmBaylor Line Tailgate
Aug. 28 9:30-11:45amIf You're Breathing, You're Biased
Aug. 28 6:30-9:00pmMosaic Mixer
Aug. 29 6:00-8:00pmBlack Student Welcome
Sep. 3 6:00-8:00pmLatinX Night
Sep. 4 6:00-8:00pmMosaic Asian Night
Sep. 10 6:00-8:00pmMA Fall Officer Mixer
Sep. 19 12:00-1:30pmHispanic Heritage Luncheon
Aug. 26 9:00am - 12:00pmWelcome Breakfast
Aug. 26 9:05am - 12:20pmBaylor Chapel: Orientation
Aug. 28 9:05am - 12:20pmChapel: Worshipping in Community
Sep. 4 9:05am - 12:20pmChapel: Jimmy Dorrell
Sep. 4 3:30-5:00pmLocal Ministries' Interest Meeting
Sep. 5 3:30-5:00pmLocal Ministries Interest Meeting
Sep. 9 9:05am - 12:20pmChapel: Robbie Seay Band