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We’re BACK with new episodes of our flagship podcast, Direct Line. Each week you’ll meet a mover-and-shaker in the Baylor Family who has done truly OUTSTANDING things in their life. This week, you can hear an interview with 2021 Outstanding Alumna Ella Wall Prichard (released yesterday) and we also released a “short-isode” today of 2022 Distinguished Alumni David McHam’s gracious, entertaining, and inspiring acceptance speech at Hall of Fame. Tap follow in your favorite podcast app to get each episode as they’re released!
Two Baylor Bears starters announce they’ll enter NBA draft
Baylor standout freshman Kendall Brown and point guard James Akinjo both announced Wednesday they are entering their names into the NBA draft. The players revealed their decisions individually on their social media accounts.
Baylor students and peers gather for 72 hours of prayer
This year’s FM72, March 27-30, culminated with a service in which 33 students were baptized—generally by peer mentors, with the involvement of representatives from local churches where those students already had connections.
Dia is back!
In her weekly Presidential Perspective letter, Dr. Linda Livingstone had some exciting words for the return of the long loved Day of the Bear celebrations. “After two years without this annual spring celebration, I can’t wait to enjoy a day of fun on campus with you this Tuesday, April 5. [This] is a time to slow down from the busyness of the semester, connect with friends and colleagues and enjoy being together as a Baylor community – students, faculty and staff. Next week is the 90th anniversary of this wonderful tradition, and our Student Activities Council has brought together some all-time favorite events and a few activities that connect back to the early days of the celebration.”
Graduate and professional programs ranked in U.S. News & World Report’s 2023 Edition of Best Graduate Schools
The latest rankings include newly ranked Baylor graduate and professional school programs in business, education, engineering, law, public health, the sciences and social sciences and humanities, including specialties in some of these areas.
Step up with Steppin’ Out
This Saturday, April 2, 2022, is Baylor’s annual Steppin’ Out service day. A day where Baylor students “step-out” and serve the local community. But service isn’t just for students. You can make a difference tomorrow, as well! What better way to support Steppin’ Out, then by getting involved with the clean-up efforts from last week’s devastating tornado in North Austin? The Austin Disaster Relief Network is looking for volunteers to help with labor as well as build kits for tornado survivors. The kits are easy to make and a great way for families with young kids to get involved. There are so many more ways to volunteer: