Fairview, Utah native Oneita Sumsion made history in June 2020 as BYU's oldest-ever graduate when she received her Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the School of Communications at 90 years old..
The new BYU School of Music building's construction is expected to be completed by Fall 2022, and students can attend classes there starting in the Winter 2023 semester.Dean Ed Adams of the College of Fine Arts and Communications believes the new building will become a great visiting point for BYU and a much-needed new home for the School of Music.
A 2020 study on campus free speech ranked BYU as one of the worst universities in the country for freedom of speech, but students are saying the bigger problem is an intense, hyper-partisan political climate.
After a resolution urging Utah schools to retire Native American mascots failed in the recent Legislative Session, discussions about inclusivity on Utah campuses continue.
Alpine School Board members unanimously approved revisions to the employee code of conduct, specifically regarding the interactions between teachers and students.
Despite community pushback on expensive school fees at the last board meeting on March 9, Alpine School District board members approved adjustments to the fee schedule for the coming school year.