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Kevin J and Peggy Worthen in suits stand on a Provo mountain, south BYU campus in the background.

During his nine years at BYU’s helm, President Worthen kept his focus on student success and staying true to BYU’s inspired mission. Look back at the progress of his Inspiring Learning Initiative and enjoy highlights of the events, programs, and progress in a timeline stretching from 2014 to 2023—think championships, belonging, and a COVID response.

Cloesup of a lemon blueberry muffin with drizzled frosting.

Lifelong cooking enthusiast, BYU grad, and food blogger Danelle McCollum shares two of her fancy, yet frugal recipes. Don’t miss out on these lemon blueberry muffins with lemon glaze or a delightful ham and Swiss cheese croissant bake.

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In 2002 as part of a BYU devotional, Patricia Holland spoke from the podium of BYU's Marriott Center.

In her nine years as the first lady of BYU, Patricia T. Holland won the heart of the BYU community with her sense of humor and testimony of peace through the Savior. On July 20 Sister Holland passed away at age 81. You can read or watch many of her memorable addresses on BYU Speeches.

Kenneth Rooks raises his arms as he wins the steeplechase. NBC Sports.

The BYU International Folk Dance Ensemble recently returned from a tour to Hungary and the Czech Republic. The dancers reported having “many meaningful experiences representing our country, religion, and school abroad.” Watch tour highlights and reflections from the performers in this Instagram video.

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Greg McKeown, pictured, has helped millions learn to live the essential life.

After an exciting international 3x3 tournament playing for Team USA, Jimmer Fredette shares his experiences with BYU Sports Nation. Next up for the former BYU star? Hopefully the 2024 Paris Olympics.

Bright green on the library roof contrasts with the dirt being prepared for the new Arts Building.

Rock climbing, anyone? Or would you opt for meditation or pickleball? Over the years, BYU fitness classes have gone by many names and featured many offerings; today they are student wellness (SWELL) and they offer lots of options beyond chasing a ball or lifting weights. Read this short article or listen to the latest Y Magazine podcast, filled with valuable tips for personal health and wellness at school or at home.

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Landscape painting by Maynard Dixon (1875-1946), Mesas in Shadow, 1926, oil on canvas, 30 1/4 x 40 inches. Photo by Brigham Young University Museum of Art, 1937.

Ten dollars. Ten years. One wallet. Watch the latest inspiring short video from BYU Speeches to discover how a misplaced wallet taught two women a valuable lesson. Based on a true story from former Young Women general president Ardeth Kapp.

Shown here holding her camera, BYU student photographer Brooklynn Jarvis Kelson was named UPAA Student Photographer of the Year.

No question that BYU Vocal Point and BYU Noteworthy have both found success on YouTube, with many soul-stirring musical performances over the years. But which music video has more views: “Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)” or “Nearer, My God, to Thee”?

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Shown here holding her camera, BYU student photographer Brooklynn Jarvis Kelson was named UPAA Student Photographer of the Year.

Have questions about faith and music? Neon Trees drummer, BYU grad, and Grace Notes host Elaine Bradley shares a few quick thoughts in this recent Instagram reel. Or, for something lighter, Bradley once shared her thoughts on drums, naps, diamonds, and pineapple on pizza.

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