Here's a few notable stories about the university, its students, and alumni.
1. Five BYU grads were recognized as top thinkers, including Clayton Christensen (above) at no. 2
Deseret News: “Mormon background helped 5 BYU grads make list of world’s 50 most important management thinkers.”
World Religion News: “10% of the World’s 2015 Thinkers50 Leaders are Mormon.”
3. YouTube sensation Lindsey Stirling grabbed a cap and gown.
4. BYU student Zach Gormley won the world yo-yo championship.
5. Kyle Collinsworth set a new NCAA triple-double record.
6. Kalani Sitake is the new head coach of BYU football.
And here’s a fun list of other Cougs you should know.
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