Category Archives: Faculty

2019 Senior Banquet Speech — Dr. Stacey Hibbs

For the 2019 BIC Senior Banquet, the BIC recognized Drs. Thomas and Stacey Hibbs for their extended service to both BIC and the Honors College. On July 1, Dean Thomas Hibbs will become President of the University of Dallas, having … Continue reading

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BIC Faculty Updates — Fall 2018

Candi Cann: I hope this finds you well and thriving! Maia and I finished our first year in Texana House last year, and we adopted a sweet Goldendoodle named Milo, who has quickly become a campus icon. We love living … Continue reading

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2018 Senior Banquet Speech — Dr. Bill Pitts

REFLECTIONS: COMMENTS TO GRADUATING BIC STUDENTS Bill Pitts, Department of Religion Coordinator of World Cultures II, 1995-2018 April 11, 2018 Introduction: Greetings to the BIC graduating class of 2018 and to BIC faculty and staff. I am deeply grateful for … Continue reading

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Digging and Discovery: An Archeologist’s Italian Adventure — Brad Sherrill (’18)

Davide Zori is the Indiana Jones of Baylor University. Dr. Zori, like the fictional Dr. Jones, is an archeologist and BIC professor who believes that humanity needs archeology to more fully understand history. Though Zori’s daily adventures do not involve … Continue reading

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Note from the Director — Fall 2017

Hello BIC alumni and friends, I hope the change of season finds you well in the midst of these tumultuous times. The devastations of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria are concrete reminders of the interconnectedness of all beings. In these … Continue reading

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BIC Founders Interview — Dr. Bill Pitts

With this interview, we begin a new series of interviews focused on the founding faculty of BIC and the members of the committee that helped form the BIC. As we approach 25 years as a program at Baylor, we are … Continue reading

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BIC Faculty Updates — Fall 2017

Candi Cann: Hello former BICers! I hope this update finds you safe and well. This last year has been full of exciting changes– I received tenure, and am now a Faculty in Residence at Texana House in North Village. I’ve … Continue reading

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Note from the Director — Spring 2017

Hello BIC Alums, I hope each of you has had a rejuvenating spring. I taught an amazing History of Classical Philosophy course this semester. I added a more explicitly political focus to the course. We read the Republic rather than … Continue reading

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2017 Senior Banquet Speech — Dr. Charles McDaniel

On Wednesday, April 26, 2017 we gathered to celebrate the BIC graduating students of 2017. As part of the banquet, Dr. Charles McDaniel, associate professor in BIC, was invited as the honored faculty speaker. We hope you enjoy reading his … Continue reading

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Faculty Interview — Dr. Davide Zori

Dr. Davide Zori is an assistant professor in the Baylor Interdisciplinary Core, teaching World Cultures I and II, Social World I, and medieval history courses in the history department. Dr. Zori also directs the San Giuliano Archaeological Research Project, which … Continue reading

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