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W. Volleyball. Preview: No. 24 VB Hosts No. 11 Kansas in Top-25 Matchup

No. 24 Baylor volleyball (16-4, 6-1 Big 12) can break another program record Wednesday night with a top-25 matchup against No. 11 Kansas at 8 p.m. CT at the Ferrell Center.

Football. Sedwick Earns Spot in Tryout, Boots Two for Touchbacks

After going through a tryout at a camp this summer, Jay Sedwick figured his best chance to get on the field at McLane Stadium was to run with his fellow freshmen as part of the Baylor Line.

W. Tennis. Kraus Advances to Consolation Singles Final

Baylor women’s tennis freshman Livia Kraus advanced to the consolation singles final of the ITA Texas Regional Championship Presented by Oracle with another victory on Monday.

W. Volleyball. VB’s Pressley Tabbed Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week

Baylor volleyball freshman outside hitter Yossiana Pressley was named the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week, announced by the conference office Monday afternoon.

Baylor Lariat: Christian calling shaped in chapel, in the classroom

Oct. 10, 2017
This article highlights the good work of Baylor’s Spiritual Life and Character Formation Task Force, which was created in June 2016, and examines the many ways faculty, students and staff are reinvigorating Baylor’s Christian mission daily in both word and deed.

Baylor Lariat: Student organizations highlight service as the heart of medical profession

Oct. 10, 2017
Article about the importance of service for Baylor students in pre-health majors as they apply for their next level of schooling. Medical Service Organization (MSO) and Multicultural Association of Prehealth Students (MAPS) are just two examples of the many service-oriented organizations on campus which help organize students to contribute to the Waco community. “Being a healthcare professional means that you will be dedicating your life to other people for your entire career,” said Houston senior and MAPS president Maya Fontenot. “If students want to see, ‘Is this really what I want to do? Do I want to dedicate my life to serving others?’ then they get the chance to taste that while they’re in college and see how wonderful it can be.”

Christianity Today: Breathing New Life into the Christian University

Sept. 29, 2017
Review of “Restoring the Soul of the University: Unifying Christian Higher Education in a Fragmented Age” by Baylor faculty Perry L. Glanzer, Ph.D., professor of educational leadership, and Nathan F. Alleman, Ph.D., associate professor of educational leadership, both in the Baylor School of Education, and Taylor University professor and Baylor alumnus Todd Ream, B.A. (Religion) ’93. The book outlines of a renewed vision for the future of the broken university and focuses ultimately on the Christian university.

General Counsel News: Trial Lawyer Scott Thomas Joins Winston & Strawn in Dallas

Oct. 12, 2017
Attorney Scott Thomas, M.Tax. (Taxation) ’99, joined Winston & Strawn LLP as a partner in the Dallas office. Thomas has experience in commercial litigation, securities litigation and shareholder disputes in federal and state courts in Texas, New York and California.

A look back at Baylor Homecoming Parade Grand Marshals through the years

Starting bright and early this Saturday, the Baylor Homecoming Parade will once again be one of the highlights of the nation’s oldest Homecoming celebration. There will be floats, balloons and pageantry, but none of it can begin without the grand marshal. This year’s grand marshal is Baylor’s 15th president, Dr. Linda Livingstone. She joins a […]

It’s #BaylorHomecoming Week!

In 1909, Baylor hosted the first collegiate homecoming celebration in the nation. This weekend, we again renew that tradition, as the Baylor Family returns to campus to “catch that Baylor spirit again,” as President Samuel Palmer Brooks famously wrote so long ago. As usual, the festivities begin in earnest Thursday night with Mass Meeting and the […]

That Good Old Baylor Bloodline

On Aug. 13, 2016, April Clanton (pictured above in the Baylor shirt) graduated from BU with a degree in communication sciences and disorders. The milestone was celebrated by her brother, mom, grandparents — and, no doubt, the dozens upon dozens of Baylor alumni in her family’s history. April’s family includes more than 60 relatives who […]

“God Is Good”: Remembering David Grotberg

On Oct. 6, 2016, the Baylor Family lost one of its own. David Grotberg, a sophomore Honors College student and member of the Golden Wave Marching Band, was riding his bike through Waco when he was struck and killed by an unknown driver, who fled the scene. That night, David’s parents, Clark and Diane Grotberg, […]

United Way of Waco-McLennan County Honors President Livingstone with ‘Born Learning Trail’ at Local Park

WACO, Texas (Oct. 17, 2017) – Baylor University President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., often reminiscences about her father’s college degree opening the door of opportunity for his children. Now, thanks to United Way of Waco-McLennan County (UWWMC) and support from Baylor, young children and their families will be on that same educational path through the first “Born Learning Trail” dedicated in Livingstone’s honor at a Waco park.

Hollywood Leaves ‘Great Deal of Money on the Table’ Regarding Movies Featuring Actors of Color, Baylor Expert Says

WACO, Texas (Oct. 16, 2017) – The new film “Marshall” – a legal thriller about Thurgood Marshall, an American Civil Rights leader and the U.S. Supreme Court’s first African-American justice – didn’t break the box office’s Top 10 during its opening weekend. But don’t count it out just yet, says a Baylor University movie marketing expert.

2018 Robert Foster Cherry Award for Great Teaching Finalist Neil K. Garg will Present Public Lecture at Baylor

Waco, Texas (Oct. 13, 2017) – Neil K. Garg, Ph.D., professor of chemistry at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and finalist for Baylor University's Robert Foster Cherry Award, will present his public lecture, "How Organic Chemistry Became One of UCLA's Most Popular Classes," at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, in the Baylor Sciences Building Room B.110, 101 Bagby Ave.

This Week at Baylor - Oct. 15-21, 2017

WACO, Texas (Oct. 13, 2017) — This week at Baylor there are numerous opportunities to attend interesting events as Baylor approaches Homecoming weekend.

What's New BU October 16, 2017

Reserve your Homecoming game student tickets! Movie Monday tonight at the Hippodrome.

What's New BU Fall Break 2017 October 12, 2017

See campus building hours. Heart of Texas Fair & Rodeo ends Saturday!

What's New BU October 9, 2017

Interested in working at a camp this summer? Have you had your flu shot?

What's New BU Weekend Update October 6, 2017

A refresher of what's happening this weekend!

May 2016 To-Do List

Have a great summer!

April 2016 To-Do List

Backing your success!

March 2016 To-Do List

Success is yours!

February 2016 To-Do List

Steps to success!

Oct. 17 5:30-6:30pmCherry Award Public Lecture - Dr. Neil K. Garg
Oct. 18Homecoming Chapel
Oct. 19 4:00-5:15pmFree Enterprise Forum: David Henderson, Economist
Oct. 19 7:00-9:00pmPigskin Revue
Oct. 19 7:00-9:00pmQueen and Her Court
Oct. 19 10:00-11:30pmMass Meeting
Oct. 20 6:30-8:30pmPigskin Revue
Nov. 9 6:00-9:00pmHispanic Heritage Banquet
Oct. 17 6:00-8:00pmNeighbor Night: VSA
Oct. 31 6:00-8:00pmNeighbor Night: CSSA
Nov. 14 6:00-8:00pmNeighbor Night: BSA
Nov. 28 6:00-8:00pmNeighbor Night: