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7 reasons why prayer is good for you
A study by Baylor University recently discovered that a person's prayers may or may not be answered depending upon his or her relationship with the divine.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Baylor University's McLane Stadium Almost Ready For Game Day
Aug 22, 2014 Waco, TX - Baylor Bears Stadium is currently rigourously testing concession stands, facilities and every amenity in preparation for game day.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
The Medina Gazette
William E. "Bill" Cohen
William E. "Bill" Cohen, 75, a longtime resident of Medina, passed away Monday, August 18, 2014, at Hospice of Medina County, of cancer.
Medical News Today
Neighborhood ethnic composition and problem drinking
The study used data on 350 men aged 75 and older from the "Hispanic Established Populations for the Epidemiologic Study of the Elderly," a survey of older adults across the southwestern United States.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Dallas Morning News
The Colony picks former Irving officer as its new police chief
David Coulon earned a bachelor's degree in psychology from Baylor University and a master's in criminal justice from the University of North Texas.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Colleges add luxury touches to new stadiums
In this July 2, 2014, file photo, the Baylor University emblem is shown on the ceiling of the new locker room at McClane Stadium in Waco, Texas.
Burying Your Dead Without Religion
The proportion of Americans who don't identify with a specific faith is growing.
Baylor sociologist reveals how older adults in US weathered the 'Great Recession'
The "Great Recession" may have put a dent in many older adults' pocketbooks, but a new study by Baylor University found that more than 40 percent reported a decrease in "financial strain" between 2006 and 2010.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
College athletics sold its soul 20 years ago, which is why its athletes should go ahead and squeeze
Shortly after he became the president of Baylor University, one of the first pieces of advice Ken Starr received was from a prominent member of the school's board of regents.
Neighborhood ethnic composition and problem drinking among older Mexican American men
LSU Sociology Professor Samuel Stroope is the lead author of a new study, "Neighborhood Ethnic Composition and Problem Drinking among Older Mexican American Men," that will appear in the Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health .
8 reasons why prayer is good for you
Prayer isn't just about throwing words up at the sky and hoping something comes back.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Surprising Number of Older Adults Weathered the 'Great Recession' Without Financial Strain
The "Great Recession" may have put a dent in many older adults' pocketbooks, but a new study, which will be presented at the 109th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association, finds that more than 40 percent reported a decrease in "financial strain" between 2006 and 2010.
Governments that spend more on social services make happier people
A new study has revealed that people living in countries with governments that spend more on social services report being more contented.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Big government makes happier people researchers claim
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks on stage at the campus of Lehman College for the Dream Big Day at the Bronx Children's Museum on July 25, 2014, in the Bronx borough of New York City.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Students Work Summer Jobs For West Recovery
This summer twenty-one college students and recent high school graduates in West got a summer job helping the town recover.
Some little learners are hoping to make a big impact on the Waco community with creative civic projects.
Bigger Government Makes for More Satisfied People, Baylor Study Finds
People living in countries with governments that spend more on social services report being more contented, according to a Baylor University study.
Prayer Doesn't Ease Symptoms Of Anxiety-Related Disorders For Everyone
Whether the problem is health, enemies, poverty or difficulty with aging, "Take your burden to the Lord and leave it there," suggested the late gospel musician Charles A. Tindley.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
How You Think of God Impacts Prayer's Effect on Mental Health
For example, when it comes to easing symptoms of anxiety -related disorders, prayer doesn't have the same effect for everybody.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Kelsey Shelton Uses Rotary Scholarship To Study Mideast
Shelton, 20, of Enfield, will be a junior this fall at Baylor University , where she will continue her studies towards an international relations degree with a focus on the Middle East.