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Baylor U. Condemns Mexico Wall-themed Frat Party

Students reportedly chanted “build that wall” while dressed in ponchos, sombreros, construction outfits and maid’s uniforms at a Texas university fraternity party.

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Baylor Rejects Sanctuary Campus Pitch

Baylor officials rejected a petition authored by a handful of graduate students who pushed the private university’s Christian values as progressive grounds for adopting “sanctuary campus” policies.

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Baylor Students Petition for Sanctuary Campus Status

Baylor University joined the mushrooming list of American college campuses eager to declare sanctuary campus status. A handful of graduate students from the religion department petitioned to defy federal and state laws to provide a safe haven to students, faculty, and community members living in the United States illegally.

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Baylor U. Faces Title IX Probe Amid Football Sex Scandal

The U.S. Department of Education announced it launched an investigation to see if Baylor University violated Title IX, the federal civil rights law, over how they have handled campus sexual assault accusations.

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Baylor Suspends Football Player for 3 Games After Dog Abuse

The football program at Baylor University has suspended wide receiver Ishmael Zamora for three games following revelations of his beating and kicking his dog. The football player also faces a class C misdemeanor for the incident.

Baylor wide receiver Ishmael Zamora runs the ball during a NCAA college football intrasquad scrimmage Friday, March 20, 2015, in Waco, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

Graphic Video: Baylor Football Player Abusing His Dog

A Baylor University football player is facing disciplinary action after a graphic video emerged showing him beating and kicking a yelping dog. A fellow player videoed the assault and put it on social media.

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Ex Baylor Coach Art Briles Claims Wrongful Termination

Fired Baylor coach Art Briles ripped his former employer Thursday, accusing the school of wrongful termination and indicating he has no interest in settling a federal lawsuit filed against him and the university by a woman who was raped by a football player.

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Cowherd: Baylor Cover-Up a Result of Being a College Power in a Small City

On Thursday’s broadcast of “The Herd” on Fox Sports 1, host Colin Cowherd reacted to Baylor University firing head football coach Art Briles and demoting school President Ken Starr after a report about how the school handled sexual assault allegations against football


Texas Grad Schools Climbing in U.S. News and World Report Rankings

More Texas graduate schools rated well in the 2017 US News & World Report roundup of the nation’s law, business, medicine, nursing, engineering, and education programs. The University of Texas at Austin led the state in its top-rated graduate school offerings.