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2021 General Education Professorship Recipient

At 6 feet 4 inches, Richard Watt towers above his CHEM 101 students and patiently answers question after question to bolster their confidence for the upcoming midterm. As Watt brings chemistry alive, his love for chemistry and his students is apparent.

Cougar Query: "When I have 30 minutes of free time, you can find me down a rabbit hole in FamilySearch"

Cougar Queries are a series profiling BYU employees by asking them questions about their work, interests and life. Today, we meet Shaunna George, business manager for BYU Undergraduate Education.

First-Year Mentoring More Contagious than COVID

Amid the thick of COVID-19, entities around the globe rushed to make necessary adjustments to keep people safe and stay in operation. The Office of First-Year Experience peer mentor program is no exception. Implementing changes was no easy task for First-Year Mentoring.

BYU Commencement Speaker

Outstanding Honors graduate Alyssa Baer represents the graduates at Commencement this week.

Brigham Young University’s Rachel Miner Named 2021 Truman Scholar

Brigham Young University junior and Honors student, Rachel Miner, has been named a 2021 Truman Scholar. She is one of 62 new Truman Scholars this year chosen from a record 845 nominations from more than 320 colleges and universities.
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Devotionals & Forums

Forum: Shankar Vedantam

11:05 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, January 25
Shankar Vedantam, an NPR science desk correspondent, will deliver the forum address.
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Devotionals & Forums

Devotional: Justin Collings

11:05 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, February 01
Justin Collings, an Associate Dean for Faculty and Curriculum and Professor of Law, will deliver the devotional address.
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Devotional: Clark G. Gilbert

11:05 AM - 12:00 PM
Tuesday, February 08
Elder Clark G. Gilbert, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will deliver the devotional address.
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