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A new BYU study is providing insight into the consequences of parental social media use on their children's mental health.

The research also found that when parents are too restrictive about their children's digital media use, their children may experience higher rates of depression.

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Independence Day

Monday, July 4
(University Holiday)
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Devotional: Stacey Shaw

Tuesday, July 12
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Bunches of Oats: BYU professors untangle oat's evolutionary history for Nature paper

By Christie Allen June 13, 2022 06:00 AM
For the first time, researchers have sequenced the entire genome of a modern oat, the Swedish variety “Sang.” BYU plant and wildlife sciences professors Jeff Maughan and Rick Jellen played an important role in the international project, sequencing the genomes of two of oat’s ancient progenitors to elucidate its evolutionary history. The group’s findings were recently published as the cover article in top science journal Nature.

BYU nursing students provide relief to Ukrainian refugees during study abroad in Poland

By Tyler Stahle June 09, 2022 04:42 AM
BYU students helped refugees find clothing, others dutifully assembled hygiene kits. At one point or another, each of the 13 students took time to play with the children; many of whom were eager for a friend and longed for trusted human contact.

BYU announces plans to construct new Arts Building

June 06, 2022 06:09 AM
The building will house academic, gallery and performance spaces for three departments.