The deadline for nominating candidates for the Baylor Line Foundation’s annual Hall of Fame alumni awards dinner is fast approaching. You have until Oct. 31 to submit your nominations for one of seven awards, which will be presented at a gala dinner on Jan. 28, 2017, in the Barfield Drawing Room at the Baylor Student Union Building. “We are excited to …

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The Fall 2016 issue of the Baylor Line will start arriving in members’ mailboxes later this week, but you can read it online right now. We have tried to strike a balance in this issue between celebrating the reasons we all love Baylor and talking frankly about the challenges that Baylor faces so that future generations will be able to …

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Click here to see this story as it appears in the Fall 2016 issue of the Baylor Line — with photos and charts. Between rising tuition and the obstacles life has thrown at them, many students are graduating from Baylor with a stunning amount of debt, particularly if they didn’t graduate in four years. What can be done? By Peter Osborne …

adminStress Test: Many recent grads facing a house of cards that has left them asking “how much student debt is too much?”

As the holidays approach, please consider using the AmazonSmile program to support the Baylor Line Foundation. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets the Baylor family enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of …

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The Baylor Line Foundation (BLF) is now accepting nominations for its alumni awards, which will be presented after a four-year absence on Jan. 28, 2017, at a gala dinner in the Barfield Drawing Room at the Baylor Student Union Building. “We are excited to revive the Baylor Alumni Association’s three-decade-long tradition of honoring outstanding alumni across generational, geographic, and professional …

adminFoundation now accepting nominations for January alumni awards presentation

The following statement was issued after the Sept. 10 quarterly board meeting of the Baylor Line Foundation. The search committee for the next president of Baylor University seems to represent a narrow segment of the Baylor family. Especially troubling is the lack of representation of some of the key academic units at Baylor or of alumni without close ties to …

adminBLF Statement Regarding the Appointment of a Presidential Search Committee by the Baylor Board of Regents

UPDATE ON GAME TIME: The Baylor Line Foundation’s annual Homecoming Tailgate will be held on October 15, 2016, at the Texas Sports Hall of Fame (TSHOF) prior to the game against the University of Kansas.  Kickoff time has been set for 2:30, so the tailgate will begin at 11 a.m. Unlike last year, the TSHOF will not be offering VIP parking …

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The Baylor Line Foundation’s Oral Histories project has launched on YouTube as a way to capture – in their own voices – what members of the Baylor Family loved about the time here. The first set of video interviews with retired history professor James Vardaman and former baseball coach Dutch Schroeder – both Baylor icons — have been posted on …

adminVideo interviews with Dr. James Vardaman, Dutch Schroeder kick off BLF’s Oral Histories project

Baylor Line Foundation President Fred R Norton Jr. ’80, JD ’83, has announced 10 new At-Large Directors who will serve the BLF membership for the next year.  He also announced the return of the organization’s Editorial Board, which will provide BLF leadership with a sounding board as it produces The Baylor Line magazine. “Our Bylaws have given Baylor Alumni Association presidents the …

adminBLF names At-Large Directors, new Editorial Board