Economics professor Olga Stoddard conducted real-world experiments with a major financial firm that tripled the amount of racial minority applicants.
Spencer Fluhman, executive director of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship and an associate professor of history, delivered Tuesday’s Devotional address in the de Jong Concert Hall about the unique role of education at Brigham Young University and the perspective it provides. Read Full Story
In the 2015-16 academic year, students received $28 billion in Federal Pell Grants. The monetary assistance helps students who display exceptional financial need pay for their tuition. But more than the dollar amount is how that aid helps college students shape the rest of their lives. Read Full Story
Cougar Queries is a series profiling BYU employees by asking them questions about their work, interests and life. Today, we meet Spencer Fluhman, executive director of the Neal A. Maxwell Institute for Religious Scholarship. Read Full Story
There are 57 billion nematodes for every human on earth; Understanding them will help address climate change
Study details first global analysis of world's most abundant creatures Read Full Story
The estimate of lives that could be saved by further reduction of air pollution levels is more than thirty thousand, which is similar to the number of deaths from car accidents each year. Read Full Story
Researchers from BYU and the Netherlands’ Delft University of Technology may have figured out a secret to get people to buy more fresh produce: dress veggies up in black. Read Full Story