Faculty Podcasts

Below is a list of Baylor faculty podcasts.

Recent Podcasts

  • Marti Wayland

    Mathematics Department Chair

    Martin Wayland, chair of the mathematics department speaks in chapel.

    Recorded: Mon, 9 May 2016
  • Opening Chapel, 2016

    David Padilla, Head of Upper School

    Head of Upper School David Padilla reflects on 2015 and sets the tone for a great next semester at Baylor.

    Recorded: Mon, 11 January 2016
  • Holiday Choir Concert

    6th, 7th-8th, Upper School and Faculty Choirs

    The Baylor School Choirs perform a selection of holiday music in an evening performance in chapel under the direction of Vic Oakes.

    Recorded: Wed, 16 December 2015
  • Conrow Miller Award

    David Padilla

    Head of Upper School and English teacher David Padilla receives the 2015 Conrow Miller Award.

    Recorded: Mon, 26 October 2015
  • Daryl Black

    Executive Director at Chattanooga History Center

    The History department special guest speaker Daryl Black, Executive Director at Chattanooga History Center.

    Recorded: Wed, 21 January 2015
  • Conrow Miller Award

    Chris Watkins

    English teacher Chris Watkins receives the 2014 Conrow Miller Award.

    Recorded: Mon, 27 October 2014
  • Donald Ball

    Dean of Academic Affairs

    Dean of Academic Affairs, Donald Ball shares research on learning and the power of asking questions.

    Recorded: Mon, 6 October 2014
  • Ott Wins TAIS Smothers Award

    Heather Ott, Scott Wilson ‘75

    The Tennessee Association of Independent Schools has announced that Heather Ott is one of four outstanding teachers from across the state.

    Recorded: Mon, 6 October 2014
  • Reverend Dan Scott

    Baylor Chaplain

    Rev Scott speaks about the Chapel program at Baylor.

    Recorded: Mon, 22 September 2014
  • College Forum 2014

    Visiting College Admission Professionals

    The Baylor School College Forum is a unique opportunity for both juniors and their parents to learn first-hand about the college admissions process.

    Recorded: Sat, 1 February 2014
  • The Importance of Integrity

    Dr. Scott Dering

    Science teacher Scott Dering talks about the importance of honesty and integrity in this fun chapel talk.

    Recorded: Mon, 13 January 2014
  • Walk the Hill and Watch the River

    Jim Stover

    Convocation Keynote speaker Jim Stover, who is beginning his 37th year at Baylor as an English teacher, asked students to think about how Baylor's famed "hill" and the Tennessee River that flows by campus can be applied to the school's mission to “foster in its students both the ability and the desire to make a positive difference in the world.

    Recorded: Wed, 21 August 2013
  • Convocation 2013-14

    Students, Faculty, Guests

    Baylor’s Headmaster and President Scott Wilson ’75 presided over the school’s convocation ceremony. The keynote was delivered by faculty member Jim Stover

    Recorded: Wed, 21 August 2013
  • Awards Day

    Baylor Students, Faculty, Staff

    Baylor honored outstanding students during the much anticipated annual Awards Day ceremony.

    Recorded: Mon, 20 May 2013
  • Dawn Richards

    Senior Lunch, Class of 2013

    The annual senior luncheon with keynote address by Science Instructor Dawn Richards.

    Recorded: Mon, 20 May 2013
  • Dr. Dan Kennedy

    Instructor of Mathematics

    Dr. Dan Kennedy shares insights regarding the true nature of education.

    Recorded: Mon, 7 January 2013
  • Rev. Dan Scott Book Presentation

    Scott Wilson '75, Rev. Scott

    Headmaster Scott Wilson '75 presents Rev. Dan Scott the first edition of the new book "Baylor Prayers" by Rev. Dan Scott.

    Recorded: Mon, 17 December 2012
  • Schaack Van Deusen Faculty Chair Announcement

    Scott Wilson '75, Shaack Van Deusen '61

    The establishment of the Schaack Van Deusen '61 Faculty Chair was announced today in assembly.

    Recorded: Fri, 9 November 2012
  • Amy Cohen

    English Department Chair and Middle School Instructor

    Amy Cohen shares here insights from a Faculty Global Study Grant trip to Helsinki, Finland

    Recorded: Thu, 8 November 2012
  • Players Skit at Assembly

    The Baylor Players

    The Baylor Players entertained their peers in Assembly today with a clever announcement promoting the upcoming fall play.

    Recorded: Fri, 26 October 2012
  • Heather Ott

    English Instructor, Coach

    English Instructor Heather Ott shares about her experiences visiting Kenya and her perspective on what it takes to achieve a high level of excellence.

    Recorded: Mon, 23 January 2012
  • Dr. Scott Dering

    Dean of Academic Affairs

    Scott Dering presents an insightful view of the changing trends and challenges of education today.

    Recorded: Fri, 9 December 2011
  • Dr. John Miller Memorial

    Family, Friends, Colleagues

    The Baylor community gathered to honor the contributions and life of long-term faculty member Dr. John "Doc" Miller.

    Recorded: Sun, 20 November 2011
  • Hedges Library Dedication

    Scott Wilson, Jim Stover, Herb Barks, Guests

    The Baylor community celebrates the dedication of the newly renovated Hedges Library including the Bruce C. High III Resource Center.

    Recorded: Thu, 17 November 2011
  • iPad Q&A - Parent Alliance

    Scott Dering, Shawn Arrington, Sarah Catanzaro

    Scott Dering, Shawn Arrington, Sarah Catanzaro address a Parent Alliance meeting answering questions about Baylor's iPad Initiative.

    Recorded: Wed, 16 November 2011
  • Veteran's Day

    Faculy & Staff Verterans

    Veterans are honored at assembly.

    Recorded: Fri, 11 November 2011
  • Grant Wood Receives Conrow Miller Award

    Grant & the Baylor Community

    Grant Wood receives this year’s Conrow Miller award, which was presented in chapel by the class of 2001.

    Recorded: Mon, 17 October 2011
  • Templeton Scholarship Award

    Rebecca Schmitt ’11

    Templeton Scholarship recipient Rebecca Schmitt ’11 delivered her winning scholarship essay during a recent assembly.

    Recorded: Fri, 3 September 2010
  • Convocation Keynote Address

    Perry Key

    Baylor alum and science instructor Perry Key gave the keynote address speaking to the value of exploration in the educational process.

    Recorded: Wed, 25 August 2010
  • Joe Gawrys Pool Lane Naming Ceremony

    Friends and Colleagues

    The legacy of faculty member Joe Gawrys, who died Jan. 8 from a brain tumor, was fondly remembered by friends, colleagues, and family members who gathered Saturday afternoon at the Baylor Aquatic Center for a naming ceremony in his honor

    Recorded: Wed, 27 January 2010
  • MLK Day Key Note Address

    Bob Zellner, Author, Activist

    Activist and author Bob Zellner answers student questions and shares stories from his work in the Civil Rights movement.

    Recorded: Wed, 20 January 2010
  • MLK Day - Q and A

    Bob Zellner with Students

    Activist and author Bob Zellner answers student questions and shares stories from his work in the Civil Rights movement.

    Recorded: Mon, 18 January 2010
  • MLK Day - Slave Songs

    Takisha Hayne, Chris Watkins, Brian K. Smith

    Baylor faculty members Chris Watkins and Takisha Hayne and former faculty member Brian K Smith present a educational and musical program honoring the traditions of music born out of experiences of slaves in America.

    Recorded: Mon, 18 January 2010
  • MLK Day Music

    Ed Huey and Friends

    The MLK Day celebration concludes with music and dance performances featuring various local musicians and artists, including former faculty member and blues aficionado Ed Huey.

    Recorded: Mon, 18 January 2010
  • Joe Gawrys Memorial, Part 2

    Family, Friends of Joe Gawrys

    The funeral for our friend and teacher, Joe Gawrys, took place Saturday, Jan. 16, in the Baylor Alumni Chapel.

    Recorded: Sat, 16 January 2010
  • Joe Gawrys Memorial, Part 1

    Family, Friends of Joe Gawrys

    The funeral for our friend and teacher, Joe Gawrys, took place Saturday, Jan. 16, in the Baylor Alumni Chapel.

    Recorded: Sat, 16 January 2010
  • Teachable Moments

    Dr. Dan Kennedy

    Math teacher Dr. Dan Kennedy shares some of his favorite teachable moments with students in Chapel.

    Recorded: Mon, 11 January 2010
  • Chris Watkins Exceptional Teacher Award

    Chris Watkins, Jim Stover

    English teacher Chris Watkins is presented with the Stanford University Certificate of Exceptional Teaching.

    Recorded: Fri, 6 November 2009
  • Joe Gawrys Receives Conrow Miller Award

    Joe & the Baylor Community

    Joe Gawrys was on campus to receive this year’s Conrow Miller award, which was presented in assembly by Tim Larramore, Yasmine Kangles Key, and Kristen Jenkins, members of the class of 1999.

    Recorded: Fri, 6 November 2009
  • Faculty Discuss Innovation at Baylor

    A group of faculty members recently gathered for a discussion on innovation and the ways in which it has been applied at Baylor over the years.

    Recorded: Tue, 3 February 2009