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NEWS RELEASE
Jan. 26, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Theater students honored at festival

Baldwin City, Kan. — Three Baker University theater students were honored last week at the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival Region V in Overland Park.

Bob Linebarger, Goddard, Kan., and Denver Little, Bentonville, Ark., advanced to the semifinals of the Region V Irene Ryan acting competition, which started with nearly 400 acting pairs. It marked the third consecutive year in which a Baker acting duo reached the semifinals.

Rachael Moon, Assaria, Kan., received a commendation for excellence in technical achievement in lighting design for Baker’s production of “The Visit.”

Universities and colleges from Kansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota form Region V.

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NEWS RELEASE
Jan. 22, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Baker University ranked No. 1 for MBA enrollment

Overland Park, Kan. — The Baker University Master of Business Administration program was ranked No. 1 in fall enrollment for Kansas City area universities, according to a survey released this week by the Kansas City Business Journal.

Baker recorded a fall 2009 enrollment of 641 MBA students to rank first in the Kansas City area.

Ranked by tuition per credit hour, Baker University was listed sixth at $525.

Baker University’s MBA program specializes in marketing, human resources, international business, finance, information systems and accounting.

Four recent Baker MBA graduates — Josh Robinson, Steve Scearce, David Stanley and Bryan Tate — share their success story and discuss how personal attention from staff and faculty inspired them to form their own company. To learn more about the students, go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sjyHDk9Kkwk

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Baker University is committed to assuring student learning, and developing confident, competent and responsible contributors to society.

 

NEWS RELEASE
Jan. 21, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Baker University School of Nursing instructor honored

Topeka, Kan. — Baker University School of Nursing instructor Libby Rosen was recently honored as the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Clementine Prim Martin Community Service Award winner.  The awards are provided by Living the Dream, Inc.

Rosen recently received a Ph.D. from the University of Kansas School of Nursing. She successfully defended her dissertation on Dec. 18. Her topic was "Sleep Characteristics in Breastfeeding and Formula Feeding Mothers."


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NEWS RELEASE
Jan. 19, 2010
Contact: Steve Rottinghaus, Baker University public relations director, (785) 594-8330 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Baker University to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

Baldwin City, Kan. — The Rev. Delmar White, pastor of the Ninth Street Missionary Baptist Church in Lawrence, Kan., will be the featured speaker at Baker University’s Martin Luther King Jr. celebration on Thursday, Jan. 28, at the Osborne Chapel on the Baldwin City campus.

White has served as pastor at Ninth Street Baptist since 2008. He previously was the pastor at Paseo Baptist Church in Kansas City, Mo., and the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church in Topeka. He is pursuing a Master of Arts degree at Central Baptist Theological Seminary, Kansas City, Kan.

The Baker University student gospel choir and speech choir will also perform at the celebration.

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