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  • A Hero's Journey Thursday Apr 12 2018

    Everyone has a story to tell. Personal stories are shared on social media and news outlets every day. But what about those whose voices are not heard?


  • Reflecting Back Wednesday Apr 11 2018

    As Catherine Gardiner prepares to leave BYU Marriott with diploma in hand, the ExDM major shares what she gained from her experiences in the Tanner Building.


  • Life: Revealing Itself as it Goes Tuesday Apr 10 2018

    Life has not always gone according to plan for BYU Marriott adjunct professor Blair Giles. But for Giles, the unexpected ride has turned out to be greater than he could have imagined, including some quality time with one Jimmer Fredette.


  • GMC Hosts National Language Case Comp Tuesday Nov 28 2017

    The Global Management Center's annual Business Language Case Competition saw teams competing in Spanish, French, and Arabic—but language barriers were not an issue for these competitors-turned-friends.


  • Entertainmentship Wednesday Nov 15 2017

    Miranda Dennett breathed fresh air into the corporate entertainment world of Las Vegas via her undergraduate internship last summer.


  • ExDM: It’s About the Experience Wednesday Oct 18 2017

    Experiences shape our lives. ExDM students are learning how to shape our experiences.


  • New U.S. News Rankings Released Tuesday Sep 12 2017

    Undergraduate programs at BYU and the Marriott School of Business rose to new heights in the latest rankings from U.S. News and World Report.


  • BYU Announces Business School Changes Wednesday Aug 30 2017

    The Brigham Young University Board of Trustees has approved a change to the name of the university's business school and two of its departments in addition to changing seven undergraduate emphases to majors.


  • Marriott School Graduates Honored Friday Apr 28 2017

    Alfred Gantner, cofounder of Partners Group and an MBA alum, shared his insights on a balanced life as the featured speaker at convocation on 28 April.


  • Marriott School Honors Faculty, Staff Friday Apr 21 2017

    Michael Thompson, Shane Allred, and others were recognized at the annual Marriott School Awards Luncheon for their contributions to the university and their respective fields.


  • Humble Beginnings Get Big Break Nonprofit minor stands out with national recognition Friday Jan 20 2017

    Since its humble beginnings in 2008, the nonprofit minor at Brigham Young University is better than ever—and now has the hardware to prove it. The program received the Campus Program Excellence Award during the Alliance Management Institute national conference last month.


  • U.S. News Ranks Marriott School Tuesday Sep 13 2016

    When it comes to getting a superb education for a reasonable cost, BYU again ranks as one of the best in the country, according to U.S. News & World Report.


  • Advice From The Dean Friday Aug 26 2016

    Dean Lee Perry sat down for a Q&A to offer his thoughts on how Marriott School students can make the most out of their new semester.


  • Zabriskie Named Leisure Sciences Fellow Thursday Aug 18 2016

    Ramon Zabriskie loves to get outdoors and have fun, but that doesn’t mean his career takes a hike. Seventeen years of teaching and dedicated research marked the trail for Zabriskie, a professor in the Department of Recreation Management, to become the department’s first elected fellow in the Academy of Leisure Sciences.


  • Therapeutic Recreation Receives Awards Monday May 16 2016

    The Utah Recreation Therapy Association honored the Therapeutic Recreation Club and 2016 graduate Ashley Nelson for their service in the community.


  • Marriott Prof Studies "Crunch Effect" New study shows food sound is an important sensory cue in the eating experience Wednesday Mar 16 2016

    New doctor’s orders: No earbuds, no music, and no watching TV while eating.


  • Top Marriott School Stories of 2015 Thursday Dec 31 2015

    The Marriott School had an amazing 2015. Here's a list of some of our top stories of the year featuring our outstanding students, faculty and alumni.


  • Hail Mary Leads to Quiz Bowl Title Thursday Oct 08 2015

    The Brigham Young University football team converted two desperation passes last month in heart-stopping wins over Nebraska and Boise State. But in Las Vegas last month, there was another BYU team making magic on its own last-second Hail Mary.


  • Violinist Phenom Receives Her Degree Friday Aug 14 2015

    Musician Lindsey Stirling joined around 200 of her classmates at Marriott School convocation Friday. Stirling, who graduated with a degree in therapeutic recreation, also performed her original number, "Take Flight," at the ceremony.


  • Lundberg Named Recreation Management Chair Friday Jul 31 2015

    The Marriott School of Management recently appointed Neil Lundberg as the chair of the Brigham Young University Department of Recreation Management, succeeding Patti Freeman. Lundberg will begin his term August 1.