Sep
27

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 …

adminFall issue of Baylor Line now available online
Sep
25

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 …

adminBuy at Amazon AND support the Baylor Line Foundation
Sep
16

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
Sep
12

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
Sep
05

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 not been set, but the tailgate will begin four hours before kickoff. Unlike last year, the TSHOF will not be offering VIP parking or a shuttle, …

adminReserve your place at our 2016 Homecoming Tailgate!
Aug
29

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
Aug
07

The Baylor Line Foundation (BLF) has introduced a new mission statement and logo that will guide the organization going forward. We tell the stories of the Baylor family; help future alumni write their own Baylor stories; and speak with an independent voice committed to preserving the timeless values of Baylor’s founders. “We think this mission statement reflects the balance that we’re …

adminIntroducing our new mission statement and logo
Jul
27

The Baylor Line Foundation (BLF) has selected 82 incoming freshmen and undergraduates to receive $1,000 Legacy Scholarships for the 2016-17 school year, a 50% increase over last year. The BLF received more than 200 applications from the children and grandchildren of Baylor alumni, and a panel of reviewers based their decisions on a combination of Strength of Legacy, Academics, Extracurriculars, and …

adminBaylor Line Foundation awards $82,000 in Legacy Scholarships — a 50% increase over 2015-16 school year!
Jul
14

Baylor Line Foundation members disappointed that the Baylor Bookstore has terminated its 10% in-store discount can now take advantage of a much better discount from Barefoot Campus Outfitter that includes reduced prices for online purchases. Barefoot’s Waco store, located at 1508 Speight Avenue across the street from Vitek’s, will offer a 15% discount to members on ALL merchandise in their …

adminBLF launches new discount through Barefoot Campus Outfitter after Baylor Bookstore ends longtime program
Jul
11

Members of the Baylor family can beat the heat this summer and save some money through The Baylor Line Foundation’s new discount agreement with Schlitterbahn Waterparks and Resorts. The size of the discounts on one-day, two-day, and season passes vary by waterpark because each location has its own ticket-buying system, but generally speaking you will save $8+ on adult tickets …

adminBeat the heat with Schlitterbahn waterpark discounts