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Family, Home, and Social Sciences
Against all odds, a lost BYU class ring from 1971 finds its way home after nearly half a century.
Check out how the Ahuna family unites to bring the spirit of Aloha across the world.
Meet alumni enriching their communities through service
2011 University Award Winner, Young Alumni Distinguished Service Award
2016 Alumni Achievement Award Winner, J. Reuben Clark Law School
“If I set [a] goal, that goal is something that sticks with me until I accomplish it, and it sticks with me every single day at practice. Not just this week, or next month, every single day.”
2018 Alumni Achievement Award Winner, College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences
2017 University Award winner, Emeriti Distinguished Service Award
2017 University Award winner, Distinguished Service
2017 Alumni Achievement Award winner, David O. McKay School of Education
2017 University Award Winner, Young Alumni Distinguished Award
"I had a strong confirmation that I hadn’t learned what I needed to learn.”
“If you had told me in high school that I would grow up to be an addiction recovery therapist, I probably would have panicked and run away."
“Rather than ask ‘why me?’ I asked ‘why not me?'" Ottley explains, "What made me so special that I should go through life free of these kinds of tribulations?”
From struggling elementary school student to successful college graduate, Melissa McDonald discusses the challenges of navigating school with a learning disability.
Kevin J. Worthen, 13th president of Brigham Young University
Over more than 40 years, Don and Jann Wendelboe Smith have provided a home to some 150 foster children in need of love and safety.
An alum spends a month mucking and chainsawing in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida
From BYU drop-out to a VP at Apple, Greg Porter's unconventional path eventually led him back to BYU
David and Chelom Leavitt, 2014 Alumni Achievement Award winners, J. Rueben Clark Law School