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  • Design

    The Department of Design offers seven undergraduate degrees including illustration, photography, graphic design and animation. Students in the animation program have recently won several Student Emmys for their short films Ram’s Horn and Owned.

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  • Art

    The Department of Art is a vibrant community of artists and scholars focused on nurturing students working in a wide range of disciplines. Students develop fluency in the traditions of art and teaching while being pushed to experiment and develop strong conceptually grounded artistic voices.

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  • Museum of Art

    Capturing the Canyons: Artists in the National Parks— Inspired by the centennial anniversary of the U.S. National Parks Service in 2016, this new exhibition provides visitors the chance to celebrate these remarkable outdoor spaces, explore the history of the parks, and pay homage to these beautiful lands.

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  • Communications

    The School of Communications offers students real world experience and mentored learning in award-winning laboratories. Students can work with real clients and produce stories in print, digital and broadcast newsrooms.

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  • Dance

    The Department of Dance is one of the largest academic dance programs in the nation. Many opportunities are available for dancers including highly mentored student and faculty collaborations, on-campus performances, community outreach, study abroad, international touring and more.

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  • Theatre and Media Arts

    With an emphasis on creativity, our programs invite curiosity and imagination in collaborative and mentored environments where students learn how to tell stories that illuminate human understanding in order to innovate and see anew.

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  • Music

    Since the early stages of Brigham Young University, music studies have encouraged students to expand horizons and cultivate artistic abilities. With approximately 650 students pursuing their dreams in music majors, the School of Music provides 14 undergraduate and 12 graduate degrees.

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Photo of Wade Hollingshaus, chair of the Theatre and Media Arts Department

Cougar Queries: “My wife and I met during first rehearsal.”

Name: Wade Hollingshaus BYU employee since: 2006 My job at BYU is… chair of the Theatre and Media Arts Department. A department chair does a wide range of things. One that I find very rewarding is the work I do to make sure that our faculty have what they need to teach and continue their […]


BYU AdLab Helps Hospital-Bound Kids Play Pokémon GO

Students create experiential technology to help patients explore outside hospital walls When Pokémon GO exploded in mid-July, news articles and social media posts appeared encouraging players to drop “lure modules” that attract pokémon at local hospitals. By dropping these modules, children confined to the building could have a chance at catching something. Cameron Talbot directs […]

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Leslie Odom Jr. Replaces Kristin Chenoweth for BRAVO! Season Opener

Kristin Chenoweth, originally scheduled to open the BRAVO! Series, has been rescheduled for May 19-20, 2017 due to an unexpected scheduling conflict with her film schedule. All tickets will be honored for the new dates.    “We understand going into these things that these people have busy schedules and have a lot of commitments to juggle,” said […]

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