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  • Work and Play Friday Sep 28 2018

    A BYU Marriott alum combines work and play as she teaches patients how to recover from addiction through mountain biking, canoeing, and rock climbing.


  • Sailing to Success Thursday Jul 19 2018

    Whether it's adaptive sailing, golfing, or cycling, therapeutic rec student Meagan Berry helps others master the activity and gain confidence along the way.


  • Focusing on Faith Monday Jun 18 2018

    A strong relationship with the Savior and a keen sense of humor have helped Kris Belcher through the hardest trials of her life.


  • 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.


  • Breaking Professional Barriers Monday Jun 04 2018

    People from around the nation came together in Provo to learn more about creating authentic experiences at the 2018 Experience Design Quest.


  • Navigating the Waters Wednesday May 30 2018

    Combining their love of people and adventure, BYU Marriott therapeutic rec students are teaming up with Cotopaxi to design an adaptive Questival in NYC this fall.


  • 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.


  • Welcome to Design Thinking Monday Apr 30 2018

    Some problems in life have one simple solution. But what about those that don't? BYU Marriott students and faculty are using design thinking to solve "wicked problems."


  • 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.


  • BYU Helps Nonprofit in Kansas City Tuesday Feb 20 2018

    While some students spent much of their Christmas break watching Hallmark movies, thirty-six Brigham Young University students were hard at work at the 2017 Alliance Management Institute, an annual nonprofit conference.


  • A Noteworthy Narrative Wednesday Nov 22 2017

    Alyssa Flake no longer sings a cappella with BYU's renowned female musical group, but her TR internship at a female treatment center was nothing short of noteworthy.


  • Big Steps Forward Thursday Oct 12 2017

    Their internship at Steps Recovery sent them cycling, climbing, and crafting—but for this pair of TR alumni, summer activities were far more than just play.


  • 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.