WACO, Texas (Oct. 11, 2019) – Each of the three finalists for Baylor University’s 2020 Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching will present a public lecture on Baylor’s campus beginning Monday, Oct. 14.
WACO, Texas – Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey, seniors Lauren Cox & Juicy Landrum and junior Moon Ursin will represent the Lady Bears Tuesday in Kansas City at the annual Big 12 Women's Basketball Media Day.
WACO, Texas – Baylor graduate transfer guard Te'a Cooper earned a spot on the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women's Basketball Coaches Association watch list for the 2020 Nancy Lieberman Award along with 19 other candidates.
Oct. 18, 2019 Sociology professor Paul Froese, Ph.D., director of the Baylor Religion Surveys, is quoted in this article about a recent Pew Research Center survey that asked Americans multiple-choice questions about religion. (Terry Goodrich with Baylor Media & Public Relations arranged this faculty expert interview.)
Oct. 16, 2019 Baylor University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science has been awarded a five-year, $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.
Oct. 21, 2019 Inspired by breast cancer survivors, Baylor art students have created paintings on display in the lobby of Baylor Scott & White McClinton Cancer Center throughout October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The project was led by art professor Winter Rusiloski, M.F.A., with scientific research information from biology professor Dana Dean, Ph.D.
Oct. 20, 2019 AUDIO: On this episode of Shout! Black Gospel Music Moments, journalism professor Robert Darden features the piano stylings and arrangements of Roberta Martin, which influenced everybody from the Rev. James Cleveland to Little Lucy Smith and are on full display in her hit, “God Is Still on the Throne.”
In 2008, Baylor professor Bryan Shaw’s 4-month-old son lost his right eye to a rare form of cancer (retinoblastoma) that most commonly affects young children. In the process of his son’s diagnosis, Dr. Shaw learned about leukocoria, an abnormal white reflection given off by the retina. (You’re probably familiar with seeing “red eye” in photos, […]
It’s been nearly 15 years since the first Baylor Religion Survey was released in 2005. In the years since, the survey has gained recognition as one of the nation’s most influential and comprehensive indicators of the ways Americans live out their faith. Covering topics like secularism, megachurches, politics, nationalism, attitudes towards prayer, and individual conceptions […]
Cool autumn nights. Friends and family. A bonfire, a parade, some Pigskin acts, and college football. This weekend was no doubt a #BaylorHomecoming to remember. In case you missed any moment of it, we’re here to recap it all for you. (Click each event name to see photos.) 1. Dinner with the Livingstones — Homecoming […]
On Feb. 1, 1845, Baylor University was born as Republic of Texas President Anson Jones signed the university’s charter. Next year marks Baylor’s 175th anniversary. In recognition of our rich history, we’d like to hear from Bears of all ages: What does your Baylor experience mean to you? What significant event(s) in your life happened during […]
WACO, Texas (Oct. 21, 2019) – Baylor University art students have created paintings inspired by breast cancer survivors that will be on display in the lobby of Baylor Scott & White McClinton Cancer Center in support of local breast cancer survivors through the month of October. Students were tasked to create a piece that would embody both the beauty and harsh reality of breast reconstruction and breast cancer.
WACO, Texas (Oct. 17, 2019) – Baylor University will host Steppin’ Out from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19. Approximately 1,800 volunteers from 83 student organizations will join together to serve the community at various locations around the Waco area.
WACO, Texas (Oct. 17, 2019) — This week, Baylor University will host guest speakers across multiple academic disciplines from religion to history, as well as film screenings and concerts. Baylor also will host annual lectures, including a Robert Foster Cherry finalist lecture, T.B. Maston Foundation Lectureship, Drumwright Family Lecture and Charles Edmondson Historical Lecture series.