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BYU engineers etch entirety of The Book of Mormon on a microchip wafer

By Todd Hollingshead September 29, 2022
A group of innovative BYU students from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department found a way to etch the entire text of The Book of Mormon onto a thin silicon disc (called a wafer in the electronics world) that can fit in the palm of your hand.

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Devotional: "Finding strength in the Lord"

By Kailey Marshall September 27, 2022
Kendra M. Hall-Kenyon, interim dean of the David O. McKay School of Education, delivered today's devotional address. She taught that prospering in trials is possible when we make Jesus Christ the center of our lives. Read Full Story

BYU quiz bowl brainiacs compete on NBC’s Capital One College Bowl

By Adriana Sanchez September 27, 2022
Years of studying, hours of watching Jeopardy, and a general love of learning have landed three Brigham Young University students on a nationally televised stage this fall as they showcase their trivia chops on season two of NBC’s “Capital One College Bowl.” Read Full Story

BYU and Air Force enter new educational partnership to foster ongoing collaboration

By Todd Hollingshead September 23, 2022
BYU and the U.S. Air Force have entered into a five-year agreement that formally authorizes faculty and students to work side by side with Hill Air Force Base personnel on Department of Defense research.
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It just makes cents: BYU study shows children need hands-on experience to learn financial responsibility

By Emily Lambert September 22, 2022
Children who are given opportunities to manage money when they're young are more likely to be financially responsible as they enter adulthood, says a new study from BYU. Read Full Story

Devotional: Flashes of light

By Kailey Marshall September 20, 2022
Steven J. Lund, Young Men General President for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, delivered Tuesday's devotional address. He spoke on learning to recognize the flashes of light and inspiration that the Lord gives us in order to strengthen our testimonies. Read Full Story

BYU study: Wearing a pedometer — even if you don’t look at it — may boost step counts

By Christie Allen September 20, 2022
Almost half of American adults don’t meet recommended weekly physical activity levels, but new BYU research suggests a surprisingly simple way to help increase exercise time: just strap on an activity monitor.
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Devotional: Going forward in the second century

By Kailey Marshall September 13, 2022
President Dallin H. Oaks, First Counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, delivered Tuesday's address. He spoke on the responsibility BYU has to maintain its uniqueness as it goes forward into its second century. Read Full Story

Cougar Query: "I’m currently working on my houseplant collection, I have over 200 of them!"

September 09, 2022
Cougar Queries are a series profiling BYU employees by asking them questions about their work, interests and life. Today, we meet Whitney Hanks, a supervisor for BYU Building Care. Read Full Story