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  • Alum Choreographs "Be One" Celebration Wednesday Jun 13 2018

    Alum and former refugee Yvonne Baraketse shared her experiences choreographing the recent "Be One" celebration.


  • Thompson Named Interim Dean Tuesday Jun 12 2018

    Michael P. Thompson will serve as interim dean from 1 July 2018 to 31 December 2018. Steve Glover and Keith Vorkink will continue to serve as associate deans.


  • Preparing to Make an Impact Wednesday May 30 2018

    Inspiration has led Megdalynn Fisher to fight cancer, join the MPA program, and make a difference in the world.


  • New Dean Announced Wednesday May 23 2018

    Brigham Young University Academic Vice President Jim R. Rasband has announced that Brigitte C. Madrian has been named the ninth dean of the BYU Marriott School of Business.


  • Call to Public Service Monday May 14 2018

    After improving the election process in Utah and a push from friends, Kelleen Potter is seeking success as the mayor of Heber City.


  • Thompson, New Book Featured Wednesday May 02 2018

    What if you could have success and fulfillment in equal measure? KSL NewsRadio's Doug Wright talked to Romney Institute professor Jeff Thompson about the secret to finding your true calling.


  • BYU Marriott Awards Honor Personnel Wednesday Apr 25 2018

    Faculty, staff, and administrators received recognition for their outstanding teaching, research, and service during the school’s annual year-end awards luncheon.


  • Alum’s Comedy Entertains Board Thursday Apr 19 2018

    When Hani Almadhoun, a Muslim from Palestine, attended BYU, he found many Mormon friends. One of his favorite stories of his time on campus is how his Mormon friends often introduced him to others.


  • Grantwell Celebrates a Decade Wednesday Apr 18 2018

    It was a night to remember as people gathered to commemorate the magic of Grantwell.


  • 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.


  • Brudney Honored at Cornia Lecture Series Monday Apr 09 2018

    Dr. Jeffrey Brudney spoke on how universities can take the lead when improving relationships with their communities.


  • Can a New Nonprofit Succeed? Tuesday Mar 27 2018

    Public administration professor Robert Christensen's new research seeks to answer whether or not there are too many nonprofits in the market.


  • Sheryl Sculley Honored for City Management Tuesday Mar 20 2018

    BYU Marriott's Romney Institute of Public Management has named the San Antonio city manager its 2018 Administrator of the Year for her outstanding service.


  • Tackling Every Opportunity Friday Mar 16 2018

    A famous Hail Mary, Silicon Slopes, and the top venture capital competition in the world—Adam Pulsipher is everywhere.


  • Fellowship Changes Alum's Career Path Thursday Jan 11 2018

    Todd Tapp's decision to leave his comfort zone will undoubtedly shape his entire career.


  • Top BYU Marriott Stories of 2017 Friday Dec 29 2017

    Name changes, rankings, awards and more—here is the list of the top BYU Marriott School of Business stories of 2017.


  • What Works in Workplace Giving? Thursday Nov 09 2017

    Tis the season for workplace giving, and new research from BYU Marriott professor Rob Christensen reveals a blueprint for institutions looking to increase charitable donations.


  • Lt. Colonel Receives MPA Alumnus of the Year Tuesday Oct 31 2017

    Honoree Brett Swigert shared the importance of service before self in his acceptance speech.


  • James Perry Speaks at Cornia Lecture Series Tuesday Oct 17 2017

    Honored for his outstanding contributions to public administration research, James Perry shared four points for advancing research in the field during his remarks.


  • Panetta Named Int'l Executive of the Year Thursday Sep 21 2017

    Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and CIA Director shared how to make the American Dream happen in remarks accepting the award.