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May 19, 2014
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Scenes from the “Celebrating Exceptional Stars Gala” for BARC and CARE [5/19/2014]

Gala-ThumbnailThe “Celebrating Exceptional Stars Gala,” hosted by the Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities (BCDD) on May 10, drew a crowd of 215 to the Fifth Floor of Cashion Academic Building on Baylor’s campus for dinner, dancing, and a silent auction. Attendees included community leaders, Baylor faculty and staff, and many parents of children who receive services at the Baylor Autism Resource Clinic (BARC) and the Clinic for Assessment, Research and Education (CARE). Continue Reading →

April 28, 2014
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SOE Professor Featured on Tyler TV Station [4/28/2014]

TonyaThumbnailBaylor School of Education assistant professor Dr. Tonya Davis was featured on an East Texas television program after her presentation at a Tyler conference. Davis and the SOE’s Kristen Mainor, who is coordinator of the Baylor Autism Resource Clinic (BARC), gave a presentation at the event sponsored by the Parent Services Center. Watch the story here: KETK  To learn more about the BARC, the new Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities and associated services, visit the website: Baylor Center for Developmental Disabilities.

April 2, 2014
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Baylor University and McLane Children’s Scott & White Partner to Open Center for Developmental Disabilities [4/2/2014]

BCDD-StarrThumbnailBaylor University and McLane Children’s Scott & White hosted an open house and tour to launch the Baylor University Center for Developmental Disabilities (BCDD) on April 1, at Hillcrest MacArthur Center. The ceremony coincided with the first day of National Autism Awareness Month. A standing-room-only crowd heard from Baylor President and Chancellor Ken Starr; Drayton McLane Jr., chair of the board of trustees for Scott & White Healthcare and Baylor Regent Emeritus; and John Boyd III, M.D., Chief Executive Officer and Chief Medical Officer at McLane Children’s Scott & White, who commended the collaborative effort that made the BCDD a reality. To read more, click here.