- BYU physics and astronomy lab technician Dallin Glen Squires was recently selected as Student Employee of the Year. Squires has been a lab technician for over two years and has worked on projects including the tornado demo in the Eyring Science Center lobby and a ring launcher, which was also featured in the lobby of the ESC.
College of Nursing
- Last month students and faculty from the College of Nursing visited Washington D.C. to advocate for international child vaccinations and learn how to lobby effectively. The trip was organized by Shot@Life, a non-profit partnered with UNICEF that works to maintain funding for global immunization.
Marriott School of Business
- Adam Pulsipher, BYU linebacker and master’s of public administration student, was recently named to the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America’s Academic All-District Team. Pulsipher completed his bachelor’s degree in finance in 2017 and is now involved in the BYU Private Equity and Venture Capital Club.
- Human Resource Professor Troy Nielson has spent the last five years traveling throughout Asia leading groups of BYU Marriott MBA students. This summer, Nielson will host a group of undergrad students on a study abroad in Asia, New Zealand and Australia. Students on the study abroad will have the opportunity to tour different companies and explore historical sites all while learning how different business function across the world.
David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
- Brenden Rensink, assistant director of the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies, was recently featured in the Kennedy Center Lecture series speaking about his new book. The book compares U.S. borders in Canada and Mexico through the history of the native peoples who crossed those borders. The book will be released in May.