When time spent texting or on Facebook gets in the way of activities or relationships, it's a sure sign consumption has gotten out of control.

Compelling memoir of poverty among whites and African-Americans in 1950s Alabama

Asking "why" can uncover new industries right under your nose, and also be the key to innovation and success.


Diana Mao, president of Nomi Network, is part of an elite group of Presidential Leadership Scholars. Established and taught by U.S. presidents Clinton and Bush, the program is designed to develop the skills of leaders from varied background. The scholars’ common thread is a commitment to helping solve society’s greatest challenges.



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Businesses have a moral imperative to see employees as more than a commodity sourced at cheap cost.


The Experience of Homelessness

Apr 20, 2017
Photo by Michael Riemer

Most people know poverty exist but few truly understand what it means to be impoverished or homeless. As KWBU’s Juliana Taylor reports this issue stems from lack of knowledge and exposure. 

Making planning relevant.

Texas Rangers Begin Investigation into Baylor

Mar 2, 2017

The Texas Rangers have begun an investigation into Baylor University’s sexual assault scandal, according to multiple reports.

The Baylor Board of Regents voted today to approve reforms to the board’s governance structure, following recommendations issued by an independent task force.

At Town Hall, Baylor Alumni Urge Board Reform

Feb 16, 2017

In the wake of Baylor University’s sexual assault scandal, an independent group of alumni and major donors are calling for increased transparency and governance changes to the Baptist school’s leadership.

Big 12 Will Withhold Money from Baylor

Feb 8, 2017

The Big 12 athletic conference voted unanimously to withhold 25 percent of Baylor University's future revenue - potentially millions of dollars - pending a third-party review of changes the school has made in response to its sexual assault scandal.

Downtown Depot: Kate Duncan

Dec 16, 2016

On this episode of Downtown Depot, host Austin Meek talks with Kate Duncan, the owner of Wildland Supply Company, the clothing boutique that's spearheading the redevelopment of Washington Avenue. You'll also get a look at the Kings Landing, the newest gaming store to hit Wacotown. 


The Baylor University board of regents have unanimously voted against a review of the 9-month Pepper Hamilton investigation into the school's handling of sexual assault allegations, stating the initial the report was "complete, fair and accurate."

Reports: Briles Sues 3 BU Regents, Adminstrator for Libel

Dec 8, 2016

Former Baylor University head football coach Art Briles has filed a lawsuit against 3 Baylor regents and the school's vice president, according to multiple media reports. 

Matt Rhule Introduced as New BU Football Coach

Dec 7, 2016

Baylor University formally introduced Matt Rhule as its new head football coach on Wednesday. Rhule – the university’s 27th head coach – comes to Baylor’s campus in the wake of a sexual assault scandal that saw the firing of Art Briles fired and resignation of athletic director Ian McCaw.