Missionaries have been affected in multiple ways by the pandemic. For BYU student Kylie Lundquist, her mission call opening experience had to be altered due to a positive COVID test two days before she opened it.
Provo based party company Young/Dumb hosted their second indoor dance party one month after receiving local attention and social media criticism for a similar event. "The Glow Up Show Up: Back to School Neon Dance Party" took place Friday, Sept. 4th, capping off BYU's first week back to school.
The first day of classes looked different Aug. 31 than in past semesters.
Twenty local activists, among whom were a handful of BYU students, led a peaceful protest in Provo Friday evening.
The Spanish Fork Fiesta Days Rodeo was different in 2020. Attendees, staff members and competitors were asked to wear face coverings. Hand sanitizing stations were placed around the fairgrounds. The number of tickets available was decreased from 8500 to 6000.
Bicentennial Dog Park in Provo hosted a pet safety day on July 15. Dog owners were invited to the park for free dog treats, a "kissing booth" for photos, and to receive pet safety information provided by Provo Animal Control and nearby shelters.