Summer 2019 Issue

Features

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Planting Seeds

Overheard ridiculous claims lead to confusion and hilarity in this comic retelling of BYU shenanigans.

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The BYU Launchpad

BYU advertising students are creating iconic campaigns and landing at the world’s most-respected agencies.

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How Far She’ll Go

With the stars as her guide and math as her compass, a BYU alumna sails the world’s oceans to empower and educate.

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Stand Forever

In a day of deception and distraction, we can find solid footing on the rock of revelation.

Departments

Family Focus

A Guide to Young Love

Armed with data from a new BYU study, parents can help teens navigate their first romantic relationships.

Commentary

Lessons from a Letter

The Y on the mountain above campus reminds us that perspective matters and failure is not final.

At The Y

At the Y

Biodegradable Bag

BYU students created a biodegradable plastic alternative for grocery bags made out of shrimp and fungi parts.

At the Y

16 Days in the Saddle

Exercise-science professor Ty Hopkins finished the Tour Divide bike race in 16 days, biking 2,725 miles.

At the Y

Claiming Confidence

Seven pregnant dancers at BYU joined together in dance, claiming their identities as both dancers and mothers.

At the Y

Catching an Invisible Ghost

For centuries, people have wondered how to picture a mysterious creature from Japanese folklore—until now.

At the Y

Fighting Fire with Seeds

A plant and wildlife sciences professor is saving native plants from fire and an invasive species by coating the seeds.

Alumni News

Alumni News

Lightening the Y

A comic strip shows researchers breaking down BYU's "cool factor" and gives a shoutout to Cosmo and the Cougarettes.

Alumni News

Stone Works

After discovering a love of lithography at BYU, Brandon Gunn now pursues his art at the prestigious Tamarind Institute.

Alumni News

Is This Where I Belong?

A BYU alumna shares tips on how to make where you live home and how to better unify your community.

Alumni News

Intersections of Identity

A BYU alumna manages to defy easy categorization as she finds ways to embrace the different aspects of her identity.

Alumni News

RISE: Finding Footing for Faith

In their new book, Bruce and Marie Hafen emphasize perspective, patience, and trust in God when faced with faith crises.

Out of the Blue

Out of the Blue

Reppin’ the USA

The Cougarettes represented the USA in hip-hop at the World Cheerleading Championships.

Out of the Blue

A Ger with Less Brr

How BYU engineers design is keeping Mongolian homes warm, energy efficient, and inexpensive.

Letters From Home

Letters From Home

A Family Bridge

Three generations uncover memories by the creek.