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Stacey Shaw Presents University Devotional: Your Path of Discipleship

Professor of Social Work Stacey Shaw shares how "our uniqueness allows us to learn from and rely on each other." Don't miss this recap of her university devotional.
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Jessica Preece Writes "On Being a Disciple of Hope" in BYU Studies

Political science professor Jessica Preece shares her thoughts on acting in faith, hope, and charity in the context of politics and in the face of so much heaviness in the world. Discover how she has learned to lean into hope.
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Mike Searcy Named New Anthropology Department Chair

Michael Searcy is the new chair of the BYU Anthropology Department, effective June 15, 2022. Searcy replaces James Allison, who served as department chair since 2016. The Anthropology Department is celebrating its 75th anniversary.
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Parents’ Social Media Use Has Major Impact on Teenage Mental Health

A new report from BYU's Wheatley Institution authored by Sarah Coyne, professor in the School of Family Life, and Emily Weinstein, research director at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, highlights the importance of parenting skills over media management skills.
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Diversity Committee Helps Campus Celebrate Juneteenth

Because Juneteenth is a holiday for everyone, students on the college’s Diversity, Collaboration, and Inclusion (DCI) committee set up an opportunity for the campus community to celebrate Juneteenth with education and treats. Read more to learn about the Juneteenth flag.
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VIDEO: Light from the Darkness by Lita Little Giddins

Our assistant dean for Diversity, Collaboration, and Inclusion shares her personal experience with learning to love her own skin. Watch this video for beautiful thoughts on the importance of light and dark and how they work together.
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Resource Spotlight: Find Research Funding with Brittany Freeze

Managing research, teaching loads, and more can leave faculty wondering when they have a moment to do one more thing — evening if it’s as important as finding external funding for their next project. Meet Brittany Freeze, the college's new research development specialist.
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Student Thesis Published in Peer-Reviewed Disabilities Journal

Jamie Easler published her master’s thesis in the journal "Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities." The paper looked at marriage quality in the parents of children with disabilities. Read more about how she worked with mentors to make it happen.
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When It Comes to Buying, BYU Sociology Prof Studies Who You Trust

Research from Curtis Child in sociology and business school co-authors shows that consumers favor buying from nonprofits over the government or for-profit companies. “Nonprofits are commonly thought to be more trustworthy,” Child said.
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Utah Lt Gov Henderson and Top Athletes Graduate from College

Convocation ceremonies for the college honored 1,321 graduates. Athletes Ashley Hatch and Anna Camp-Bennett both earned a degree in family life, while the Utah Lieutenant Governor completed a degree in history. Read more about their accomplishments.
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