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  • Graduates cooking up new ways to utilize degrees in dietetics

    Graduates cooking up new ways to utilize degrees in dietetics
    Dietitians were once found mainly in hospitals and health care facilities treating patients with diabetes or kidney issues. While those needs still exist, healthy eating, overcoming the obesity epidemic, quality school lunches and bio-engineered foods...
  • Spirituality: The mistaken Methodist

    Have you ever visited a faith community for the wrong reasons? I have, more than once. I made my most memorable trip during my opening sophomore week at Baylor University in Waco, Texas. I'd spent my freshman year floating between churches, so I decided...
  • Pepperdine Law School names federal judge to replace Kenneth Starr as dean

     
    Pepperdine University has named a federal appeals court judge from Kansas to head its law school, replacing former special prosecutor Kenneth Starr. Judge Deanell Reece Tacha of the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals will start work June 1, the......
  • Small group megachurches not a cure-all, Baylor study shows

     
    Creating small groups within a megachurch doesn't necessarily restore a sense of closeness and community, researchers at Baylor University report. One drawback is that small groups can foster cliques within the church. To avoid that, churches can put time...
  • Baylor receives record donation for new on-campus stadium

     
    Baylor receives record donation for new on-campus stadium...
  • 2012 NCAA Women’s Final Four TV schedule

     
    The NCAA Women's Final Four is set, with all No. 1 seeds reaching the national semifinals at the Pepsi Center in Denver. On Sunday, April 1, Connecticut will take on Notre Dame at 6:30pm ET, followed by Stanford vs. Baylor at 8:30pm ET, both games on ESPN...
  • Still more about the gay parenting study

     
    Part one is here of my look at How different are the adult children of parents who have same-sex relationships? Findings from the New Family Structures Study, Social Science Research July 2012. Now for part two: First, some key passages......
  • Palm Beach All-County Class 6A-5A-4A softball team

    FIRST TEAM Comfort Ahonkhai Palm Beach Gardens, senior Pos.: OF Stats: .328 BA, 8 RBI Comment: Two-year starter scored 14 runs, slapped a 3-run home run and threw out the go-ahead run from centerfield in the Class 6A state semifinals for champion...
  • Recording family histories before it's too late

    Recording family histories before it's too late
    A friend of mine lost his job last year and hasn't found another. But he recently splurged, spending hundreds of dollars on a video camera. Why? His mom celebrated her 88th birthday, and although she's healthy, he worries about how long that will last....
  • 10 things you should know about fat

    10 things you should know about fat
    There is more to fat, of course, than love handles. More than a belly that sit-ups can't tame. Yet, hard as it is to imagine when our mirror zeroes in on our dimpled thighs, we need some fat. Fat is good. Fat kept our ancestors alive, and it keeps our...
  • Experts: Swine Flu Vaccine Safe

    Experts: Swine Flu Vaccine Safe
    Untested? No. Rushed into production? Not really. Full of substances that do harm? Hardly, and especially not compared with the dangers of the H1N1 flu virus. That is the retort of researchers, scientists, federal health authorities and others familiar...