BYU Professor Paul Evans started on April Fool’s Day early when he transformed an elevator in the Life Sciences Building into his personal mobile office.
Heavy winds swept across Britain, Germany and the Netherlands on Tuesday, killing one man, knocking other pedestrians to their knees and forcing numerous flight and train delays and cancelations.
Lacy Hofstedt’s five RBI was more than enough as the Cougar handled Utah State 13–2 in five innings Tuesday.
It’s the last day of March, and it’s the last two mustaches. It’s the championship round. We’ve gone from the Sweet Sixteen to the final pair.
Utah Valley University announced former BYU assistant basketball coach Mark Pope as it’s men’s head coach in a press conference Tuesday afternoon. UVU director of athletics Vince Otoupal introduced Pope to a crowd at the Student Life and Wellness Center. “We’ve been on a great trajectory. And now we’re going to take it even further and even…
Family preparation for general conference is a little different when “dad” is also “president.” BYU geography professor Clark Monson is the youngest son of President Thomas S. Monson, President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He remembers being in a marsh at eight years old, listening to his dad give his talk over the radio as they waited for passing ducks on the first hunting weekend of the year.
Families in the Air Force lead a distinct family life. The image of a family member coming home in a box is a daunting one, but these families have an unbreakable bond because of it.
Colonel Paul M. Kucharek has been in military service for almost 27 years. He has traveled to different countries and experienced many cultures and is now colonel for BYU’s Air Force ROTC, or Detachment 855. Kucharek believes the Air Force is a great opportunity for people to give back and have something to be motivated about every day, but it’s no walk in the park.
Last fall, Senator John Valentine resigned from his term in office in order to become chair of the Utah State Tax Commission. This vacancy prompted Alvin Bernard Jackson to spend two and a half grueling months through the state’s caucus system, competing against three other more prominent challengers. He won the open seat after winning the county convention by one vote.
The Provo music scene is about to get a little bigger, as April 3 will see the Grand Opening Concert of Provo’s newest and biggest concert venue, the Gezzo Hall.
BYU grad Erik Roner skydived from a lawn chair elevated by helium-filled balloons in a YouTube video from Feb. 5. Roner and friends equipped a lawn chair with 90 helium-filled balloons and multiple cameras. Each balloon was about five feet in diameter. Roner explained his desire to make the jump in one of his YouTube videos.…