BYU currently does not have a theology department or religious major for undergraduates but offers a religious education graduate program. Students interested in philosophy and religion liked the idea of a theology department.While students felt such a department would be beneficial for their future careers and religious understanding, professors didn't see a need and referenced other ways students can be engaged in theology.
BYU professors have taken a liking to virtual Zoom backgrounds as a new way to engage students and as an opportunity to innovate teaching styles.
A recent BYU College of Life Sciences study looked at what motivates Utah Valley college students to abide by COVID-19 guidelines.
BYU's College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences introduced an environmental geology major this semester now available for all students.
BYU's peer mentoring program has changed and adapted to COVID-19 guidelines in the 2020-2021 school semesters, but students and mentors are still finding ways to connect.
BYU history professors offered their insights on how to discuss the Capitol breach with students and compared it to other historical events.