"What Does Baylor Mean To You?"
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“As a Christian research university, #Baylor is called upon to tend to a broken world."

That's the heart behind #GlobalBaylor -- a new university emphasis in support of the university's longtime mission of preparing students for “worldwide leadership and service”:

Baylor's mission has long been to prepare students for "worldwide leadership and service," but the university is kicking that up a notch with a new emphasis known as "Global Baylor." The comprehensive effort aims to shine a spotlight on challenges faced not just here in Texas or even America, but

"I can't think of a more noble calling as an institution of higher education than to understand and reveal God's truth in a way that is meaningful in the lives of people and makes a difference in society."

-- President Linda Livingstone discusses how the search for God’s truth drives both faculty and students (and more) in the latest episode of "#Baylor Connections."

Listen here:

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Baylor University Theatre's second production of the spring, “Romeo & Juliet,” debuted Tuesday night and runs through Sunday. This production of the classic Shakespeare play emphasizes the story's timelessness by taking an intentionally anachronistic approach.

"At Mission Waco, we have had hundreds, even thousands, of [#Baylor] students who invest in our lower-income children, youth, homeless, unemployed, addicted and others who struggle with time and deep compassion.

"Not only are our participants impacted, but I watch God change the lives of students and begin to genuinely struggle with the issues of poverty, social injustice and how the poor and marginalized can be empowered."

-- Mission Waco founder Jimmy Dorrell, BA ’72, MA ’93

WACO, Texas (Feb. 23, 2018) — Mission Waco honored its volunteers of the year, including six Baylor University students and two campus organizations, as “Servant Leaders” during the Christian nonprofit’s annual banquet on Feb. 20.

"You're brave, and you're strong. You're brave, and you're strong."

When #Baylor alumni Nick & Rachel Florence had their baby girl at just 29 weeks, it was Baylor nurses who made all the difference -- for the whole family:

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Join your #BaylorFamily in Waco for the first "Green & Gold Weekend"!

Think "spring Homecoming," with events like:
🏈 Baylor Football's spring game;
⚾️ Many other Baylor Athletics home events;...
🏃 the Gut Pak Run;
🙋‍♀️ Fling 2018;
🎼 The President's Concert;
* and more!

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Each spring, the landscape of Central Texas shows its Baylor colors and we’re inspired to do the same. Celebrate Baylor’s newest spring tradition, Green and Gold Weekend, April 20-22, to reconnect with friends and fellow alumni and enjoy events for the entire family. Choose from the Gut Pak Run,...

#Baylor graduate programs continue to grow in quality and reputation, as evidenced in today's new U.S. News rankings.

See how Baylor law, business, nursing, education, engineering, and more compare in this year's rankings:

WACO, Texas (March 20, 2018) – Baylor University graduate programs in law, business, nursing and health disciplines, education, engineering, the sciences and social sciences and humanities were among those nationally ranked in the 2019 <i>U.S. News & World Report</i> Best Graduate Schools rankings...

LIVE from the #Baylor campus on the first day of spring. 🌷🌸

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For the second year in a row, a professional development partnership between the Baylor School of Education and a local school district has earned national recognition:

WACO, Texas (March 15, 2018) – For the second year in a row, the Baylor University School of Education has won a prestigious national honor in recognition of its Professional Development School (PDS) partnership with local schools.

The last time Baylor Lady Bear Basketball lost an NCAA tournament game at home?

2002 -- before most of this year's team had even started kindergarten:

For the 10th straight season (and the 13th time in 15 years), the Baylor Lady Bears are headed to the Sweet 16! Head coach Kim Mulkey's squad advanced (again) after defeating Grambling State, 96-46, and Michigan, 80-58, Friday and Sunday in the Ferrell Center. The Lady Bears are now 15-1 in NCAA

#Baylor President Linda Livingstone and Board Chair Joel Allison are traveling the country this spring/summer to discuss the university's progress and plans with BU alumni and friends.

Dallas, you're up next:

WACO, Texas (March 14, 2018) – Baylor University leadership, including President Linda A. Livingstone, Ph.D., and Board of Regents Chair Joel T. Allison, will discuss the state of the University with the Baylor Family across Texas and the nation as part of the ongoing Baylor Conversation Series.

Another beautiful spring day on the #Baylor campus!

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For the 10th straight season (and the 13th time in 15 years), Baylor Lady Bear Basketball is headed to the Sweet 16!!

#SicEm, Lady Bears!! 🐻🏀

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At a time when our nation desperately needs better civics education, these two #Baylor professors have become nationally recognized leaders in the field:

Every summer, more than 100 5th- through 9th-grade students converge on the Baylor campus to hear from members of Congress, community leaders, attorneys, philanthropists and more. They return home with a greater understanding of the need for good citizenship, community issues and civic responsibilit

Congratulations to Mississippi State University on their NIT victory.

Thank you, Baylor Basketball -- particularly this year's seniors -- for all that you've accomplished, and all the fun we've had this season. #SicEm

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"Traveling abroad with #Baylor taught me to be more adventurous and to have more courage in trying new things. ... It also showed me that we have a really big God who created a lot of different kinds of people."

In their own words, BU students explain how studying abroad (#GlobalBaylor) taught them what "worldwide leadership and service" really means:

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