On Tuesday afternoon Baylor AD Mack Rhoades announced plans for a brand new $105 million basketball facility to be built on the banks of the Brazos River. The announcement comes on the heels of an anonymous $100 million-dollar gift to Baylor’s ongoing Give Light Campaign, which has a stated fundraising goal of $1.1 billion. Kim […]
Long hours. Tight deadlines. Heated debates. The stress of the daily news cycle. These are all part of Ashley Killough’s normal. But before she was a reporter and producer for CNN, Ashley was a student reporter for The Lariat. She double-majored in international studies and journalism as part of the BIC program. “When I think […]
On Saturday’s home opener to the 2018 season, the Bears took care of business and matched their win total from all of last season. Favored to win by 41 against FCS school Abilene Christian, things would have had to go terribly wrong for the Bears to lose. Then again, last season Baylor lost to Liberty […]
Throw a dart at a map of America. Somewhere, Bob Griffitts (’72) is driving down the highway in his red Chevy, pulling a camper behind him. His dog, Lucky, is sitting in the seat beside him. Many Baylor alumni have met Bob over the years, and most of those people have stories to tell about him. While […]
On November 5th of 2016, a sportswriter alleged that Heath Nielsen, then Associate Athletic Director of Baylor, attacked him on the field after the Baylor/TCU game. According to reports, Nielsen choked the man for attempting to take a photo with a player and vulgarly threatened to do whatever necessary to undermine his career. On November 8th, […]
On Friday, the Baylor Board of Regents met to discuss a range of issues, including the new academic strategic plan, tuition increases, and the upcoming fundraising campaign. They also introduced six new Regents, including Alumni-Elected Regents Katie Jo Luningham and Gordon Wilkerson, as well as new Chief Business Officer Brett Dalton, who joins Baylor from […]
https://soundcloud.com/user-55873872/illuminate-press-conference-baylor-university On Friday afternoon, we had the chance to join other media outlets in hearing the vision for the new academic strategic plan titled ‘Illuminate’. Dr. Livingstone presented the plan to the Board of Regents, and the plan has been approved. An overview of the plan can be found here, and the full plan […]
Kristy Wallace sits down to talk about the WNBA draft, watching the NCAA tournament from her home in Australia, and her experience at Baylor.