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1 hr ago | The Victoria Advocate

Oceans For Emotions: He has risen

When I went to college at Baylor University, we put on many modern dance performances.


Related Topix: Arts, Modern Dance

5 hrs ago | Airport Business

Campbell Named 'Texas Aviator of the Year'

The longtime Corsicana physician, and namesake of C. David Campbell Field at the Corsicana airport was named 2014 Texas Aviator of the Year by the Texas Department of Transportation The longtime Corsicana physician, and namesake of C. David Campbell Field at the Corsicana airport was named 2014 Texas Aviator of the Year by the Texas Department of ... (more)


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Texas Government, Texas, Randolph Air Force Base, US Military, US Air Force, Laredo Air Force Base

9 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Religious music brings benefit to seniors' mental health

A new article published online in The Gerontologist reports that among older Christians, listening to religious music is associated with a decrease in anxiety about death and increases in life satisfaction, self-esteem, and sense of control over their lives.


Related Topix: University of Texas at San Antonio, Bowling Green State University, Duke University

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Albany Times Union

Texas town honors 15 killed in year-ago explosion

An American and Texas flag fly side by side Friday, May 31, 2013, in West, Texas, atop the destroyed remains of the fertilizer plant that exploded almost two months ago killing 15 and injuring 200.


Related Topix: Explosion, Texas, West, TX


Demetri Goodson: NFL Outlook for Baylor University CB

Former basketball player, and his pure athleticism translates well to football. His hips are smooth and allow him to turn and run vertically with most receivers.



Materialism can lead to depression

"Only the best." We all know that person who must have "only the best." But satisfaction of material longings does not create happiness.


Decorah Journal

WMC appoints new chief medical officer

Winneshiek Medical Center and Mayo Clinic Health System leaders today announced Robert Flinchbaugh, D.O., has been appointed to serve as chief medical officer at Winneshiek Medical Center.


Related Topix: Kasson, MN, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN

National Review Online

Interview: God and Man and Moderns

He talks with The fundamental advantage was belief in the Judeo-Christian God: a conscious, rational being who created a rational universe that runs according to rational principles that can be discovered and comprehended by human beings.


Wed Apr 16, 2014

The University Star

On-campus housing restrictions often unreasonable, severe

As someone who is living in on-campus housing, I recognize the many pros to living in a place where someone cleans my bathroom, and I do not have to worry about getting stuck in traffic on my way to class.


Related Topix: University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, Texas A&M University

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Huffington Post

Brittney Griner: The Punch: From WNBA Player Brittney Griner's New Memoir, In My Skin

The following post is an excerpt from Brittney Griner's new book, In My Skin , from Harper Collins.


Related Topix: Texas Tech

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Austin American Statesman

Austin Arts: Seeing Things: UT appoints new director of Butler School of Music

The University of Texas announced Monday that Mary Ellen Poole, dean of the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, has been appointed director of UT's Butler School of Music and holder of the Florence Thelma Hall Centennial Chair in Music.


Related Topix: Texas, Michigan State University

CBS Local

Dallas Technology Guru Says M.B.A. Helped Him In His World Traveling Career

Chris Spivey earned his Bachelor's degree in Business with a focus in Finance and Systems from Baylor University in Waco, Texas.


Related Topix: Dallas, TX, Waco, TX

Sat Apr 12, 2014


Baylor hosts walk against eating disorders

Today, dozens of people came out to for a walk at Baylor University to raise awareness and money for the fight against eating disorders.


World Magazine

Slaughtering conventional history's sacred cows

Historian Rodney Stark writes books that are models of popularly accessible scholarly writing.


Related Topix: University of Washington

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Autism Expo scheduled for April 26 at UT Tyler

The Autism Network of Parent Services Center Inc. will hold an Autism Expo from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at The University Center Ballroom on the University of Texas at Tyler campus.


Related Topix: Tyler, TX, University of Texas at Tyler, University of Texas at Austin

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Log Cabin Democrat

Yesterdays April 12

Mrs. Fred I Cairns entertained with a prettily arranged luncheon at her home on Locust Avenue Tuesday in honor of her mother, Mrs. James B. Reed of Spur, Texas, who is her house guest.


Related Topix: Spur, TX

Merced Sun-Star

Cynthia M. Allen: Honoring sacrifice, supporting military families

That may not be immediately obvious on meeting the spirited Texas Christian University freshman, whose easy smile exudes a confidence beyond her youth.


Related Topix: Texas Christian University, US Military, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, US Army, Fort Hood, Iraq, World News

Thu Apr 10, 2014


PTSD affects veterans jobs, recent shooting could make it worse

A local soldier says his PTSD is making it hard for him to get a job and the recent Fort Hood shooting could make it worse.


Related Topix: Fort Hood, TX, Waco, TX

Duncan Banner

Bernice Irene Beck Pitts

Bernice Irene Beck Pitts March 4. 1914 - April 6, 2014 Having celebrated her 100th birthday in March, Bernice Irene Beck Pitts went to be with her Lord on April 6, 2014.


Related Topix: Lawton, OK, Duncan, OK


Police Try To Keep A Lid On Annual BU Student Play Day

Waco police officers were out in number Thursday in the area of the Baylor University campus in an effort to head off the sometimes-rowdy off-campus celebrations that accompany Diadeloso, or Day of the Bear, an annual student play day.


Related Topix: Waco, TX