Nov
3
2018
Balloon Hobbyist Open High-Altitude Research Doors at Baylor
Even from the vantage point of an experimental balloon’s camera more than 80,000 feet above the Earth, Baylor University staffer Josh Ward could not foresee how what started as a do-it-yourself hobby project would unlock new avenues of research for Baylor students and private industry.
Oct
25
2018
New Gift Will Create Chair in Data Sciences at Baylor
WACO, Texas (Oct. 25, 2018) - Baylor University today announced a gift of $3.5 million from Mark and Jennifer McCollum of Houston to create the McCollum Family Chair in Data Sciences within Baylor’s nationally ranked School of Engineering and Computer Science (ECS).
The gift will serve as a cornerstone upon which growth and development of the University’s initiatives in data sciences will be built, leading to the expansion of Baylor’s service to the surrounding world and providing Baylor undergraduate and graduate students with dynamic opportunities to further their education and open doors to leadership positions in a variety of careers.
Oct
18
2018
Baylor Cyber Day Advocates for Cybersecurity, Protection of Health Data
Events Oct. 23-24 include HackFest featuring Baylor’s top Collegiate Cyber Defense Team, panel discussion with national cybersecurity leaders about protecting health data
Oct
15
2018
Baylor Doctoral Candidates in Mechanical Engineering Win Scholarships
Two doctoral candidates in Baylor University’s School of Engineering and Computer Science have been recognized for their composites research by the annual Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and Automotive Composites Conference & Exhibition (ACCE).