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Increasing the Odds: A Risk Manager’s Guide to a Faith Journey

Increasing the Odds: A Risk Manager’s Guide to a Faith Journey

The College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences awarded Jonathan Blake with the 2019 Alumni Achievement Award. In his awardee lecture to students and faculty during Homecoming week, entitled “A Risk Manager’s Guide to a Faith Journey,” Blake blended his expertise in...
First Female STEM Major Elected as BYUSA President 

First Female STEM Major Elected as BYUSA President 

A pandemic, cancelled plans, and disappointments are not halting Spring Buford’s momentum. Buford was recently elected the president of Brigham Young University Student Association (BYUSA) for the 2020-2021 academic year. Buford is one of the first STEM majors to be...
3MT Competition Winners 2020

3MT Competition Winners 2020

Thank you to all who participated in the 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) competition on February 21, 2020! Participating in the competition is an opportunity for graduate students to share their research in a way that enables other students to more easily understand the...
Brittany Knighton: A Star from the Lab to the Stage

Brittany Knighton: A Star from the Lab to the Stage

If you asked PhD chemistry candidate Brittany Knighton what exactly she does in the lab all day, she’d offer a frank response: “I use lasers to make things do stuff.” While that description sounds simple, the details of her work are anything but rudimentary. Knighton...