We received the following letter from Juli Stephens ’80 expressing her feelings about the placement of memorial bricks at the new stadium. I was thrilled to finally visit Waco and see the new stadium this past weekend.  It is a wonderful facility and something of which to be proud.  I also took the opportunity to find the memorial brick we …

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The entire Baylor family is mourning the loss of former First Lady and Founders Medallion recipient Mary McCall, who passed away Nov. 13, at the age of 95.  Mary McCall was the wife of Baylor’s 11th President (and later Chancellor) Abner V. McCall and was well-loved for her “servant heart, grace, and passion for supporting the University’s students,” according to …

Peter OsborneIn Memoriam: Former Baylor First Lady Mary McCall
First Lady Michelle Obama hugs Brianna Burns as Reginald Hatter '03 looks on during the presentation of the 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award to Workshop Houston on Nov. 10.

First Lady Michelle Obama presents the 2014 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program Award to student Brianna Burns and Workshop Houston Co-Director Reginald Hatter ’03. Reginald Hatter ’03 has come a long way from an arrest at age 11 for auto theft. He says that arrest was the result of having “nothing to do,” a condition he’s determined to change for …

Peter OsborneCatching Up: Reginald Hatter ’03 accepts award for after-school program from First Lady Michelle Obama
Nancy and Tom Nesbitt, Stan Schlueter, and Jeff Jones

We had a terrific turnout of more than 250 BAA members. families and friends at our annual Homecoming Tailgate just before Baylor beat Kansas in Big 12 football action.  It was a great opportunity to reconnect with old friends and make new ones…and we were particularly pleased with the smiles on everyone’s face and the opportunity to discuss the future …

admin250+ attend BAA Homecoming Tailgate…and we have pictures!

The Baylor Alumni Association (BAA) is partnering with the Texas Sports Hall of Fame & Museum to host our annual Homecoming Tailgate inside the museum, just a short walk to McLane Stadium. Saturday, November 1 BAA Homecoming Tailgate  11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Texas Sports Hall of Fame & Museum 1108 S. University Parks Drive Waco, TX  76706   Advance …

adminJoin us for our annual Homecoming Tailgate!

Keith Starr, president of the Baylor Alumni Association (BAA) today issued the following statement regarding the Baylor University Board of Regents’ rejection of its final offer to settle the trademark infringement lawsuit brought by the university: All of us involved with the Baylor Alumni Association love Baylor and want what’s best for the university.  That’s why we have tried everything …

adminLitigation Update: Rejection of BAA Settlement Offer

What a terrific, gutsy victory by the Bears today over TCU!  A terrific crowd was treated to a great game at the new stadium! And now it’s on to West Virginia, where we’ll be part of Heart Health Awareness Day (I think all of us celebrated Heart Health Awareness Day earlier today).  Those of you who have traveled to Morgantown …

adminHeading to Morgantown for the Baylor-West Virginia Game?

My mom always joked about brainwashing me growing up.  She showed me old pictures of her moving into Baylor, thrust her green and gold hoodies at me, and sat me down each Saturday in the fall to watch the Bears play football.  I heard “That Good ‘Ol Baylor Line” more times than our national anthem.  It was all enjoyable, but …

adminThe BAA Legacy Scholarship: Jennifer Thomson’s Story