Homelessness is particularly challenging for young students, according to Jenny Craiger, a licensed clinical social worker who works with displaced students.
BYU has a diverse campus, and not just when it comes to academics. BYU men’s track and field team has athletes that come from a variety of places across the globe.
Racial and ethnic minorities make up 14 percent of BYU’s student population, which makes some students frustrated when trying to find a voice on campus. Dr. Hoku Conklin and Louise Wheeler with the Counseling and Psychological Services decided to create a place where minority students can support each other to fight this problem.
BYU’s Department of Design’s animation program has received a great deal of recognition since its beginnings in 2000. The program’s animated shorts created through the Center for Animation have received 19 Student Emmy nominations since 2004, as well as receiving Student Academy Awards and being featured at film festivals like Sundance, Annecy and Cannes.
Ancient scripture professor Keith Wilson told students they matter individually to the Lord in the May 23 devotional.
Students and mothers all over BYU campus are preparing to celebrate Mother’s Day this Sunday.