The new issue of The Baylor Line should hit your mailboxes just before Homecoming, and we wanted to give you a taste of that issue.  As part of our ongoing series of interviews with past winners of the BAA Distinguished Alumni Award, we met in late July with Gerald Haddock ’69, J.D. ‘71, a Fort Worth attorney and entrepreneur who …

adminBaylor Line preview with Gerald Haddock:  “You have to be careful that your desire to be a world-class institution doesn’t cost you your soul.”

The BAA has negotiated a discounted room rate at the Hampton Inn & Suites Waco-South for card-carrying members. The hotel, located at 2501 Market Place Drive in Waco, near Cabella’s, is offering BAA members: King Standard and rooms with two Queen beds for $109 (they normally go for $139) King Studio Suites for $114 instead of $149 King Jacuzzi Suites for …

adminNew Member Benefit: Discount rate at Hampton Inn and Suites Waco-South

The Provender Store at 608B Austin Avenue in downtown Waco (and a location at the Saturday Waco Downtown Farmers Market) is offering a set of terrific discounts for BAA members who present their membership cards.  Thanks to Owner/Chef Craig Parker for his support.  The Provender Store’s phone number is 254-265-4327. Purchase one Provender Store Fresh prepared Sandwich off the menu for …

adminNew Member Benefit: Provender Store discounts (with card)

We are pleased to announce that Avis and Budget are now suppliers of rental car services for members of the Baylor Alumni Association.  When making a personal and/or business rental reservation, you can ask for the best rate available by providing Avis Worldwide Discount number (AWD) B467400 or Budget Discount number (BCD) A111100. BAA members can now enjoy special member rates, …

adminNew Member Benefit: Avis/Budget car rental discounts

“My parents show me where they first met every single time we drive down to Baylor.” “To many, $1,000 may seem miniscule, but to me it means approximately 103 hours that I can spend studying, building relationships on campus, and working to improve the community around me instead of standing behind a counter at work.” When football season rolls around, …

adminBAA BattleHands spirit gloves will let you Sic ‘Em! in style…and support a great cause

Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington is offering BAA members a package deal for its Hot Dog Day promotion on Saturday, July 25.  The Baylor Family can buy their $40 tickets — which include park admission, parking and a meal (hot dog, chips, a cookie, and a drink) — through the BAA’s Six Flags Online Store, where you can also …

adminSix Flags (Arlington) offers BAA ticket discount for Hot Dog Day on July 25

BAA members will receive sharp discounts on admission and family memberships to the Texas Sports Hall of Fame (TSHOF) as part of its new sponsorship of the TSHOF’s Lone Star Tailgates for the 2015 home football season. “We are actively looking for new ways to add value to our members’ Life and Annual memberships,” said BAA Chief Marketing Officer Peter Osborne.  “We …

adminBAA partners with Texas Sports Hall of Fame on Lone Star Tailgate sponsorship, new member benefits

We are pleased to announce that the BAA will award $1,000 scholarships for the 2015-16 school year to 54 Baylor undergraduates whose parents or grandparents (and in many cases, many other family members) attended the university. The awards represent an increase of 28.5% in the amount of the scholarships with 12 additional students receiving awards over last year. “We want to thank …

adminBAA awards $55,400 in 2015-16 Legacy Scholarships