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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.

March 1, 2014
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SOE professor Dr. Susan Johnsen Wins Statewide Honor [3/1/2014]

SusanJohnsen-smallDr. Susan Johnsen, professor in the SOE’s Department of Educational Psychology, has been recognized as the Texas Association for the Gifted & Talented (TAGT) State Advocate for the Gifted. This honor is given in recognition of outstanding service, contribution and commitment to gifted and talented education and students in Texas. Continue Reading →