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1. Baylor Announces Holiday Hours for Thanksgiving Break

WACO, Texas (Nov. 24, 2015) – Happy Thanksgiving, Baylor Bears! For the upcoming holiday, Baylor will observe special hours for campus libraries, residence halls and dining. Baylor will not hold classes and all administrative offices will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 25, through Sunday, Nov. 29.

2. When Retailers Open their Doors on Thanksgiving, Do They Risk Tarnishing their Brands?

WACO, Texas (Nov. 23, 2015) – When people choose sides on Thanksgiving, it’s usually whether to eat sweet potatoes or mashed potatoes. But this year, a business debate has made Turkey Day headlines: whether retailers should open or close on Thanksgiving.

3. Giving Back: Baylor Students Use Technology Skills to Bolster Central Texas Ministries and Nonprofits

WACO, Texas (Nov. 23, 2015) – When Baylor University senior James Payne saw the children involved in Antioch Community Church’s STARS Mentoring Project reading books and engaging with their mentors, he knew his behind-the-scenes work was making a difference.

4. Baylor’s Model Organization of American States Team Makes a Splash at Louisiana Competition

WACO, Texas (Nov. 20, 2015) – Baylor University’s Model Organization of American States (MOAS) returned from the Mock Organization of American States (OAS) competition at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with their hands full of awards and their stomachs full of jambalaya.

5. Baylor Student Publications Receive Top National Honors

WACO, Texas (Nov. 18, 2015) – Baylor Student Publications was chosen for 18 national awards last week, receiving five best-in-the-nation awards for individual Baylor journalists. The Baylor Lariat, Focus Magazine, and Roundup Yearbook were recognized as top news outlets in their fields for the 2014-2015 school year.

6. Come Let’s Dance: Baylor University Will Welcome Founder of Ugandan Ministry for Lecture on African Entrepreneurial Opportunity

WACO, Texas (Nov. 17, 2015) – Baylor University’s Free Enterprise program in the Hankamer School of Business will welcome Ben Kibumba, executive director of Come Let’s Dance – Uganda and pastor of Light The World Church in Nansana, Uganda, for lectures at 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, Room 214.

7. Fall Family Business Forum Will Address Successful Transitions for Family Businesses on Nov. 19

WACO, Texas (Nov. 17, 2015) – The 2015 Fall Family Business Forum, hosted by Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business, will host Korbett L. Roberts of Auctoris, Architects of Wealth Preservation Strategies, at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation Rooms 143 and 144.

8. ‘The Gathering on the Brazos,’ a National Grass-Roots Worship and Prayer Service, Will Return to Baylor’s McLane Stadium in 2017

WACO, Texas (Nov. 16, 2015) — A national grass-roots movement to cut across racial, socioeconomic and denominational divides with a worship and prayer service will return in two years, on Palm Sunday 2017, at Baylor University’s McLane Stadium.

9. Baylor to Honor Texas Family Businesses for Dedication to Community, Commitment to Employees

WACO, Texas (Nov. 16, 2015) – Baylor University’s Institute for Family Business will honor the 2015 Texas Family Business of the Year Award winners and finalists at an awards banquet Nov. 19 at Baylor University’s new Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.

10. Baylor’s Martin Museum of Art Will Showcase Student Works in B.F.A. Senior Exhibition

WACO, Texas (Nov. 16, 2015) – Baylor University’s Martin Museum of Art and the department of art in the College of Arts & Sciences will host their biannual Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) Exhibition from Thursday, Nov. 19, to Tuesday, Nov. 24. To kick off the exhibition, a reception will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, in the Martin Museum of Art.