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Robert Griffin III highlights Baylor Hall of Fame class
The most highly-decorated football player in Baylor history earned another accolade Thursday. Robert Griffin III was among eight former student-athletes named to the university’s Hall of Fame.
Riverfront, Baylor basketball arena get Plan Commission green light
Planning and zoning amendments for Baylor University’s new basketball arena and two acres of public-private riverfront development are headed to the Waco City Council after winning approval Tuesday from the Plan Commission.
Summer internships prepare Baylor students for their next career steps
With the support of professors and campus organizations, Baylor students are serving in a wide variety of internships this summer, all across the country. We tracked down three who were able to spare a few moments from their busy schedules to share what they’re gaining from their experiences this summer, and how Baylor helped them get there:
Baylor pitching coach Newman inducted into Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame
Newman, Baylor softball’s longtime pitching coach, was a three-time All-American pitcher at LSU, playing for Glenn Moore. She has spent the last 19 years with Moore at Baylor, leading the BU hurlers.