Spring 2014
Baylor Magazine

Spring 2014

Listen to the students who care for Baylor University's beloved mascots, Joy and Lady. 

Every year, the Baylor family pauses early in the spring semester to look back across the seventeen decades of our institution’s glorious history.

The day before the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the Hobby Lobby case, Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr and Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz sat down for a conversation on the far-reaching implications of the case.

Baylor alumni take their education to new heights with top careers in test-flight piloting and engineering in service to our country. 

Co-creators of hit shows Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D., Baylor grads Michael Brandt and Derek Haas have become a writing team of heroic proportions and still show their green and gold pride.

In 1914, the University's students voted to select a mascot, and thus began our beloved tradition as Baylor Bears.

Bob and Julie Mendonsa left the comfort and security of North Texas to care for the orphans of Kenya.