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    Baylor tennis falls 4-2 to No. 3 Virginia in NCAA Final Four

Baylor tennis falls 4-2 to No. 3 Virginia in NCAA Final Four

Baylor failed to capitalize on an early doubles point and several weakened Cavaliers as the No. 2 Bears fell 4-2 to No. 3 Virginia to end their season in the Final Four at the Hurd Tennis Center in Waco.

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Season Review: Baylor tennis finishes monumental season with NCAA Final Four appearance

    Season Review: Baylor tennis finishes monumental season with NCAA Final Four appearance

A monumental season for the second-ranked Baylor Bears has finally come to an end with a 4-2 loss to three-seed Virginia in the 2015 NCAA semifinals on Monday afternoon. As much as the loss hurts for the Bears, the fact that it was on their home courts make it that much more bittersweet.

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Board of Regents votes to add entrepreneurship doctoral program

    Board of Regents votes to add entrepreneurship doctoral program

The Baylor University Board of Regents voted to approve a new Ph.D. program in entrepreneurship at its annual meeting today in Waco, effective in Fall 2016. The program will become only the seventh such doctoral program accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

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Baylor tennis, women’s tennis advance to Sweet 16

    Baylor tennis, women’s tennis advance to Sweet 16

Two-seed Baylor men’s tennis earned a spot in the NCAA Round of 16 for the 14th-straight year after sweeping both No. 29 LSU and unranked Bryant in the regional championships Friday and Saturday in Waco. Eight-seed Baylor women’s tennis edged Rice 4-2 after a grueling three-and-a-half-hour match.

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Dr. Jonathan Tran: Professor, Author, Refugee

    Dr. Jonathan Tran: Professor, Author, Refugee

Dr. Jonathan Tran, an associate professor of religion, and his family came to America in 1975 at the end of the Vietnam War when he was a toddler. They left Vietnam in the midst of death and war.

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Broadcast News


Baylor University Officially Constructing a Fountain on Fountain Mall

    Baylor University Officially Constructing a Fountain on Fountain Mall

Baylor alumnus, Dr. Thomas Rosenbalm’s $8 million donation will be used to dedicate a fountain in honor of his late parents, Clarence and Claudia Rosenbalm. This fountain will be constructed on Baylor’s Fountain Mall and Fifth Street. Baylor students give their opinion on the new addition to their campus.

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The Fight to End Cancer

    The Fight to End Cancer

Teams among the Waco community met on S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, across the street from Baylor’s McLane Stadium, to participate in Relay For Life. Relay For Life raises money to find the cure for cancer as well as allowing family members and friends to celebrate their loved ones who have survived cancer and those who have lost their lives in the battle against cancer.

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On to the Final Four: Baylor defeats USC 4-2 in NCAA quarterfinals

    On to the Final Four: Baylor defeats USC 4-2 in NCAA quarterfinals

For the first time since 2007, the second-ranked Baylor men’s tennis team will advance to the NCAA semifinals after the Bears posted a 4-2 win over defending national champion USC on Saturday afternoon at the Hurd Tennis Center.

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Board of Regents votes to add entrepreneurship doctoral program

    Board of Regents votes to add entrepreneurship doctoral program

The Baylor University Board of Regents voted to approve a new Ph.D. program in entrepreneurship at its annual meeting today in Waco, effective in Fall 2016. The program will become only the seventh such doctoral program accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

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Dr. Jonathan Tran: Professor, Author, Refugee

  Dr. Jonathan Tran: Professor, Author, Refugee

Dr. Jonathan Tran, an associate professor of religion, and his family came to America in 1975 at the end of the Vietnam War when he was a toddler. They left Vietnam in the midst of death and war.

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2 gunmen killed outside anti-Muslim rally in Garland

  2 gunmen killed outside anti-Muslim rally in Garland

Two gunmen were killed Sunday in Texas after opening fire on a security officer outside a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of Prophet Muhammad, and a bomb squad was called in to search their vehicle as a precaution, authorities said.

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Arts and Entertainment


Vessel: Baylor student’s life takes shape in unexpected ways

    Vessel: Baylor student’s life takes shape in unexpected ways

Ali Fry was born in Louisville, Ky., to a mother who has what is most likely paranoid schizophrenia. The two spent approximately the first six years of her life in and out of homelessness. Although Ali loved her biological mother, she said their life together was chaotic.

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Little Italy, Big Flavor

    Little Italy, Big Flavor

As a young adult born and raised in Italy, owner Mary Baris, who dreamt of exploring countries, came to America and soon-after opened a restaurant in New York. But since NYC was too crowded for her taste, she soon found her way to Waco.

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Sports


Season Review: Baylor tennis finishes monumental season with NCAA Final Four appearance

    Season Review: Baylor tennis finishes monumental season with NCAA Final Four appearance

A monumental season for the second-ranked Baylor Bears has finally come to an end with a 4-2 loss to three-seed Virginia in the 2015 NCAA semifinals on Monday afternoon. As much as the loss hurts for the Bears, the fact that it was on their home courts make it that much more bittersweet.

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Baylor tennis falls 4-2 to No. 3 Virginia in NCAA Final Four

    Baylor tennis falls 4-2 to No. 3 Virginia in NCAA Final Four

Baylor failed to capitalize on an early doubles point and several weakened Cavaliers as the No. 2 Bears fell 4-2 to No. 3 Virginia to end their season in the Final Four at the Hurd Tennis Center in Waco.

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Baylor women’s tennis ends season in Elite Eight, falls 4-1 to top-ranked USC

  Baylor women’s tennis ends season in Elite Eight, falls 4-1 to top-ranked USC

Eight-seed Baylor women’s tennis was unable to pull off a massive upset at Sunday afternoon’s NCAA quarterfinal matchup, dropping a 4-1 decision to top-ranked USC at the Hurd Tennis Center.

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On to the Final Four: Baylor defeats USC 4-2 in NCAA quarterfinals

  On to the Final Four: Baylor defeats USC 4-2 in NCAA quarterfinals

For the first time since 2007, the second-ranked Baylor men’s tennis team will advance to the NCAA semifinals after the Bears posted a 4-2 win over defending national champion USC on Saturday afternoon at the Hurd Tennis Center.

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Opinion


Lariat letters: We love that students love the libraries, says Dean Orr

“We love that our students love the libraries and we are working to provide the best resources and spaces available to promote and support student success,” wrote Dean Pattie Orr in response to the Lariat’s Friday editorial on 24-hour study spaces.

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Editorial: Baylor lacks 24-hour study spaces on campus

    Editorial: Baylor lacks 24-hour study spaces on campus

Last-minute panic hits. You need roughly one or two more hours to complete a project that you can only work on in the Hankamer School of Business’ computer labs. That’s

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