Building Healthier Lives
It's not just about igniting the engine of small business. It's greater than that.
It's about building healthier lives. It's about uncovering the link between communities with thriving small business sectors and the physical health of their populations.
It's about a team of Baylor sociologists and students challenging the belief that “bigger is better” and giving communities the knowledge they need to take control of their own destinies - to curb diabetes, check obesity and lower mortality rates.
It's about a university where social science meets social responsibility. Where teaching is enhanced by discovery. And where fact, informed by faith, can make a difference. In the life of a community. And in the lives of its people.