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Education That Elevates
At his inauguration yesterday, President Kevin J Worthen encouraged a packed crowd to "ascend to the tops of the mountains" to be "enlightened, uplifted, and changed." Watch highlights, then read about his journey to get here.
At Education Week, Elder David A. Bednar gave tips for using social media to "sweep the earth" with goodness. Read or watch his address to learn what you can do.
Leaping into the Top 25
Still basking in BYU's victory over Texas? See action and post-game celebration pics, check out the latest AP poll, and read about more accolades for Taysom Hill.
Catching Children's Cues
One key to helping your kids be school-ready by the time they head off to kindergarten is to slow down and tune in to their cues early, say BYU researchers.
Coming Home to the Y
Whether you're itching to hike and light the Y, watch Spectacular, or cheer on the Cougs against Nevada, Homecoming has an activity for you. See the schedule.
Your Turn:
Who Inspires You?

Know a Cougar fan with an inspiring story? Tell us what makes them special. If your story gets the most likes by Sept. 17 at noon, you and your nominee will each win two tickets to the Nov. 15 BYU vs. UNLV game.
Read On
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CEOs Using Violent Rhetoric
Are the Odds in Your Favor? Playing Hunger Games
Join In
Meet BYU's Freshman Class, Time-Lapse Style
Come to a CougarTown Tailgate
Cougar Pride on Your Ride
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