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Jul. 19, 2024
Baylor University Largely Unaffected by Crowdstrike Update

A security update deployed to client systems by the cybersecurity company Crowdstrike has not significantly affected Baylor University operations or systems, but some of the university's third-party vendors have been impacted.

Jul. 18, 2024
Presidential Perspective - July 18, 2024

We talk often about Baylor’s distinctive place in American higher education — one at the crossroads of faith and learning, of research and impact. 

Jul. 17, 2024
The Courtship of Leopard Seals Off the Coast of South America

Researchers document groundbreaking insights into the reproductive behaviors of a mysterious apex predator.

 

Jul. 17, 2024
More Than Just a Smiley Face: How Emojis Can Affect Communication

Smiley faces, hearts, thumbs up and folded hands – those are just a few of the thousands of emojis that are available for internet users to communicate with. World Emoji Day is a day to consider how these symbols can perfectly emphasize ideas and convey emotions quickly and creatively when words alone often cannot.

Jul. 17, 2024
Baylor joins Baptist World Alliance to further ‘impact the world for Christ’

As the world’s largest Baptist university, it only makes sense that Baylor would be a part of the Baptist World Alliance.

The group, founded in 1905 and numbering more than 250 Baptist organizations across 134 countries and territories, officially welcomed Baylor as a full Member Partner at its annual gathering earlier this month. Among the Alliance’s members are the Baptist General Convention of Texas (with which Baylor will continue its longstanding relationship), two other Texas Baptist universities (Dallas Baptist and Howard Payne), and Baylor’s Truett Seminary (which was also approved as a full member this month).

Jul. 16, 2024
A sneak peek at Baylor’s Class of 2028

In just a few weeks, Baylor’s Class of 2028 will arrive on campus for Move2BU, Welcome Week and the start of classes. But we can’t wait; here’s your first look at some of the members of #BU28:

Jul. 15, 2024
Three Ways Major Brands Will Engage, Inspire and Entertain Olympics Viewers

Advertising expert Tyrha Lindsey-Warren gives a “sneak peek” into the commercial lineup for the 2024 Olympic Games.

Jul. 15, 2024
Both Baylor basketball squads among nation’s top 10 in ESPN’s ‘way-too-early rankings’

Yes, it’s true — no victories, let alone titles, are earned in college basketball in the month of July. That may be what teams are building toward as they go about their offseason workouts and recruiting, but it’s way too early to think about rankings. Right? Okay, maybe not.

With the caveat in the very title, ESPN’s annual “Way-Too-Early” rankings are out — and both Baylor’s men and women are ranked in the Top 10. Head coach Scott Drew’s team came in at No. 6, while Nicki Collen’s squad is ranked No. 9 nationally.