Summer Bridge students ended their short stint at Baker last week with a slew of finals. These recent high school graduates came to Baker as a jumpstart to college, a way to put them ahead of the rest.
With all of Gessner Hall, the New Living Center and Horn and Markham Apartments at full male capacity, Irwin Hall will be housing men this year as well.
Senior Teresa Drovetta and her father Dave Drovetta are earning their respective degrees from Baker University.
The Baker University Student Activities Council will be arranging study breaks for students during finals week.
Seniors John Patchen and Michael Preut swept the undergraduate categories at the Kansas Association of Historians in Wichita.
Faculty Senate voted to keep the requirements for Quest 112 as they stand now, with no required linked course, and passed program changes that will go into effect in 2015.
ParMentors recently welcomed 12 new students into its campus service group.
Faculty Senate will vote May 6 on whether to reinstate the linked-course requirement for Quest 112. Last year, Faculty Senate voted to get rid of the linked course, meaning that freshmen were required to take only three hours of general education instead of six during their second semester.
University President Pat Long will be the keynote speaker at the 2014 undergraduate commencement ceremony May 18.
The Harter Union is set to be fully open for Alumni Weekend on May 16-18, with a reception for the 50th anniversary alumni scheduled for May 17 in the newly renovated space in the eastern part of the union.