Baker graduate Kinzer honored for teaching excellence

Baker graduate Kinzer honored for teaching excellence

Chisholm Trail Middle School teacher Melissa Kinzer, a 2016 Baker University graduate, was honored with the Horizon Award, which recognizes excellence in first-year teaching. “Receiving the Horizon Award is truly humbling because the effort put forth was not done...
Baker’s Feb. 8 Founders Day celebrates 160-year milestone

Baker’s Feb. 8 Founders Day celebrates 160-year milestone

At 11 a.m. on February 8, Baker University will commemorate its 160-year legacy during its annual Founders Day celebration. Dedicated to the school’s 1858 founding by what is now the United Methodist Church, the ceremony will focus on Baker’s beginnings, future, and...
Baker students share science wonders with area fifth graders

Baker students share science wonders with area fifth graders

Baker University’s annual interterm period finds some students traveling to locales such as Costa Rica and Spain to immerse themselves in another culture while studying history and language. This year’s interterm—which took place during the first three weeks of...
Brokenbough chases dreams, MBA

Brokenbough chases dreams, MBA

Ever since she was young, Kristen Brokenbough has had a passion for health care. While her friends dressed up as darling fairy-tale characters, she donned a stark-white lab coat and a stethoscope—an homage to her father, who worked in pharmaceuticals.   After...
‘Cohort 4’ celebrates 10 years

‘Cohort 4’ celebrates 10 years

It’s been a decade since students in Baker University School of Education’s cohort 4 began their Ed.D. program. This group of excellent educators, who began their Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership degrees in 2008, reunited Wednesday, Jan. 10, to mark the...