Jackson Emery and his teammates would advance to the Final Four if the NCAA Tournament were decided on teams' academic strength. See which academically elite school they eliminated in the Elite Eight of the "
Academic Performance Bracket."
Because 60% of biology undergraduates nationwide are female, the life sciences have long been thought to enjoy more gender equity than other STEM fields. But a new BYU study challenges the notion that all is well for gender parity in biology classrooms.
New BYU research published in PLOS One found that the more scientific publications were referenced in popular media — mainstream news and social media — the more they were also cited in peer-reviewed literature.