Apr
16

The Baylor Alumni Association has added another member benefit that will appeal to our alumni in Houston — and those visiting the area.  The Houston Dash professional women’s soccer team is partnering with the BAA to offer sideline tickets that normally cost $22 for just $14 when purchased online using this link.  The team extended the discount based on the great …

adminNew BAA benefit: Discount soccer tickets for Houston alumni and visitors
Apr
06

The BAA and Houston Dash professional women’s soccer team are teaming up to offer Baylor alumni and their families discounted sideline tickets for opening night on Friday, April 10, at 7:30 p.m.  Sideline tickets that regularly sell for $20 are on sale for Baylor Alumni at $14 each for the team’s first-ever game against the Washington Spirit — and your ticket will include a pregame …

adminHouston Alums: Get discounted Houston Dash soccer tickets AND meet Brittney Griner at April 10 game
Mar
06

The Baylor Alumni Association has secured discounts for members and their families for their online purchases of  2015 tickets for Six Flags Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor in Arlington and for Six Flags Fiesta Texas in San Antonio.  In both cases, clicking on the links below will take you directly to the BAA page and will not require an additional promotional …

adminBAA secures member discounts for Six Flags parks in Arlington, San Antonio
Mar
05

Baylor singers continue to shine on the national stage — but this has been a good news/bad news week. The good news is that Clinton Washington ’11, a digital marketer from New York, knocked the ball out of the park during Monday night’s blind auditions on NBC’s The Voice.  His rendition of Candle in the Wind earned him a turn of the …

adminBaylor Singers: Savion Wright eliminated on Idol; Clinton Washington joins Team Xtina on The Voice
Feb
26

The next issue of the Baylor Line is coming soon, and while we’re not going to tell you what’s in store, we will say that there will be a salute to Jack Loftis, Ralph Storm, Mary McCall, and Matt Dawson, who have all passed away in recent months. In addition to the articles that we’ve written, we wanted to give YOU …

adminWe’re looking for your memories of four Baylor giants
Feb
19

UPDATE:  Here’s a link to Savion’s Top 24 performance (with judge comments) on Feb. 25 — singing “Hey Soul Sister” by Train. Baylor Senior Savion Wright survived an American Idol first — a “Showcase” performance in front of a live audience at House of Blues — to make it into the next round of the popular singing competition. Savion, who …

adminBreaking: Baylor Senior Savion Wright makes Idol Final 24
Feb
11

Brooke Bonorden, ’13, entered her senior year at Baylor – fresh off excavating an Israeli synagogue — planning to cross the stage to receive her degree in Archeology and then focus on either Near Eastern or biblical archeology.  Less than two years later, she finds herself focused on British Colonialism and hoping to get crowd-funding for an excavation she will …

adminBonorden digs for investors for spring excavation in Belize
Feb
01

Like any teacher, Melissa Peterson Stangle ’87 finds that the parents can be the most challenging part of the job. But Melissa — who was recently named Teacher of the Year at Boerne ISD’s Cibolo Creek Elementary School after just six years of teaching — has a resume that includes six years in the business world and another 15 as a …

adminStangle likes teaching after 15 years as stay-at-home mom
Jan
28

Eleven months ago, Brennan Potts was starting a new business from his kitchen table and a nearby Starbucks, just like many entrepreneurs got their starts. Unlike many entrepreneurs, he had $20 million to invest in that new business.  He and his partners were buying minority pieces of horizontal shale wells in properties in South Texas and West Texas and some of the …

adminBrennan Potts ’08 finds combination of entrepreneurial and Baylor DNA leads to Forbes “30 Under 30″ recognition
Jan
27

Artist Annie Green’s website quotes Pablo Picasso’s view that “creating is just another way of keeping a diary.” But for Annie, it’s much more than that.  Creating is how she remembers, how she copes with a fragile memory from a horrific car accident as a freshman.  As she tells visitors to her website, “I can only express my thoughts, my …

adminAnnie Green preserves her thoughts & dreams through art