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Screenshot from the BYU documentary about the Black 14. 10 of the players are pictured next to a ne...
Chris Jacobs

BYU premieres documentary ‘The Black 14: Healing Hearts and Feeding Souls’

The new BYU documentary, "The Black 14" Healing Hearts and Feeding Souls," focuses on a 1969 football game between BYU and the University of Wyoming.
5 days ago
EUGENE, OR - SEPTEMBER 17: The line of scrimmage between the Oregon Ducks and the Brigham Young Cou...
Curt Gresseth

Reporter talks about ugly chant from students at BYU-Oregon game

A Deseret News reporter tat the BYU-Oregon football game on Saturday talks about the anti-LDS chant heard and filmed from the student section and what may happen next.
8 days ago
BYU Student athletic building. A racist slur was investigated by BYU...
Samantha Herrera

BYU Athletics says investigation found ‘no evidence’ of racist heckling

Weeks after a Duke volleyball student reportedly suffered racist heckling at a match against BYU, the school says it found no evidence of the harassment.
19 days ago
academic website, BYU race...
Becky Bruce

Police report shows authorities can’t prove BYU fan used a racial slur

A police report obtained by KSL shows BYU Police cannot prove a fan used a racial slur toward a Duke volleyball player during a match in Provo.
28 days ago
WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 15:  A logo is seen for the National Association for the Advancement of Color...
Curt Gresseth

When you see or hear racism, take action, says Salt Lake NAACP president

If you hear racial slurs, such as a fan at a sporting event, inform someone in authority says the president of the Salt Lake Branch of the NAACP.
30 days ago
The Smith Fieldhouse is full as BYU faces UC Irvine in NCAA volleyball in Provo, Friday, Jan. 18, 2...
Waverly Golden

Duke volleyball players receive racial slurs during a game against BYU

The tweet went on to say how the Duke volleyball player was also threatened by a white male to watch her back.
1 month ago
BYU PD Vehicles...
Amie Schaeffer

BYU Police Department seeks help identifying bike thief

Surveillance video captured a bike thief on on the BYU campus. The suspect got away with an electric scooter and a bike.
1 month ago
A discovery of ancient Jewish art is one of the first depictions of heroines from the Torah found....
Kira Hoffelmeyer

BYU archaeologists help find rare Jewish art depicting female heroines

Some rare Jewish art was discovered in Haqoq, depicting two heroines archaeologists haven't ever seen before. The mosaics of Jael and Deborah are unique, but you'll have to wait to see them.
1 month ago
Midterm Elections...
Chris Jacobs

BYU study finds lower voter turnout among certain demographics

The study found minorities, voters under 30, and Democrats are less likely to vote while Republicans over 30 had the highest rate of voter turnout.
2 months ago
Screen shot of video provided by BYU Police showing a shooting at the MTC in Provo. (BYU Police)...
Alejandro Lucero

Police release video of Provo MTC shooting, hope for more information

BYU police have released never before seen video of the 2020 shooting at the MTC in Provo. They are asking the public for helpful information.
2 months ago
BYU competes in URC....
Amie Schaeffer

BYU students compete in a contest that’s out of this world

A team of BYU engineering students placed in the top ten in the University Rover Challenge. The competition hosted students from 10 countries.
4 months ago
BYU study COVID money...
Martha Harris

BYU study says ‘going cashless was useless’ during height of pandemic

Many businesses went to a cash-only model at the start of the pandemic. A recent BYU study found the effort made little impact.
5 months ago
BYU professors finds that insulin plays a vital role in obesity...
Waverly Golden

BYU professor finds that insulin plays a big role in obesity

Ben Bikman, a professor at BYU, conducts research to find how insulin plays a role in obesity.
5 months ago
essential workers show signs of less stress during pandemic when getting gratitude...
Dan Bammes

Essential workers manage job stress during pandemic better with gratitude

A study by a BYU found that essential workers manage job stress during the pandemic better when getting gratitude, compared to those who don't.
6 months ago
BYU...
Samantha Herrera

BYU takes home National Landscaping Championship title

BYU brought home its fourth consecutive title from the National Collegiate Landscape Competition this month. The school got the top overall score.
6 months ago
BYU players talk on the court as the Brigham Young Cougars play the San Francisco Dons in the 2022 ...
Simone Seikaly

BYU men’s basketball will sit out the dance, but not the NIT

It will be the first year that the BYU men miss the annual NCAA tournament since 2019.
7 months ago
Sister Packer served with her husband in many Church callings and in her community.  Photo courtesy...
Mark Jackson

Donna Edith Smith Packer, wife of the late President Boyd K. Packer, dead at 94

(Salt Lake City, UT)  — Donna Edith Smith Packer, wife of the late President Boyd K. Packer (1924–2015), former president of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, died at her home Saturday, March 5, 2022, at 10:25 p.m. from causes incident to age. She was 94.  According […]
7 months ago
A student started a fire in his dorm after cooking rocket fuel on his stove....
Simone Seikaly

Police: Fire at BYU dorm caused by student making rocket fuel

Flames from the explosion engulfed the walls and ceiling near the stove and the heat tripped the fire sprinkler system, BYU police said.
7 months ago
Title IX BYU college COVID-19 BYU Police BB Gun...
Simone Seikaly

U.S. Office of Education dismisses Title IX complaint against BYU

BYU and its honor code are exempt from the implementation of Title IX as it pertains to sex discrimination involving gender identity and sexual orientation.
8 months ago
Brad Wilcox BYU...
Martha Harris

BYU prof., Latter-day Saint leader, apologizes for comments about Black members

Brad Wilcox, a second counselor in the Young Men general presidency, was commenting on questions he gets about Black church members and the priesthood.
8 months ago
professor sexual abuse...
Eliza Craig

Former BYU professor charged with 5 more counts of forcible sexual abuse

A former BYU professor was charged with three counts of forcible sexual abuse of a student. However, two additional students came forward.
8 months ago
FILE: Joggers enjoy the sunshine while exercising in Federal Heights area of Salt Lake City. Photo ...
Adam Small

Planning on fasting? BYU study shows a workout can jump start success

The BYU study found that a workout before fasting will get your body into the ketosis phase more quickly.
10 months ago
Brigham Young University-Idaho released its 2021 fall semester enrollment numbers on Friday.
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Mark Jones

BYU-Idaho releases fall enrollment numbers

BYU-Idaho officials announce steady enrollment for both online and on-campus for the 2021 fall semester.
10 months ago
Idaho State linebacker Jared Gibson (51) knocks BYU wide receiver Neil Pau'u, right, out of bounds ...
The Associated Press

BYU crushes Idaho State 59-14 for 3rd straight win

Jaren Hall leads BYU to a 59-14 win over Idaho State Saturday afternoon.
11 months ago

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