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Share Your Story: #CFACGrad


Are you a December 2022 or an April, June, or August 2023 graduate? Share your story with us!

We are accepting memories, essays, videos, photos and art from graduating seniors that we will post on CFAC social media channels and websites.

When you submit your story, make sure it adheres to the following guidelines:

  • Includes a BYU-appropriate photo of yourself
  • The entry relates to your BYU experience in some way
  • The entry is BYU-appropriate
  • Essay and memory entries must include a photo or image to post alongside the essay or memory

Please feel free to use these questions/ideas as inspiration when you submit your memory, essay, photo or video. These questions are not mandatory.

Experience Questions

  • What meaningful/interesting experiences have you had because of your BYU education? 
    • How has it impacted your art/your career? 
  • Have you been a part of any notable awards, achievements or projects during your time at BYU? 

Identity Questions

  • How has BYU shaped your role as an artist/communicator? 
  • How has being a BYU student impacted your life? 
  • How did attending BYU help fine-tune your craft?
  • Where did you find your creative outlet at BYU?
  • How did you combine your learning with your faith? 

Miscellaneous Questions

  • Why did you choose to come to BYU?
  • Why did you choose your major and what do you love about it? 
  • What are your future plans? 
  • What things are you most proud of in your academic career?
  • What is the biggest lesson BYU has taught you? 

Photo/Video Suggestions

  • Cap and Gown/Graduation Photos
  • Photos of a BYU class, experience, internship, etc. 
  • Videos of rehearsals, classes, etc. (These must meet copyright guidelines)
Submit Your Story
I grant BYU College of Fine Arts and Communications a royalty-free, non-exclusive right and license right to broadcast, reproduce, distribute and excerpt all materials I submit for the purpose of promoting BYU experiential learning programs.
I agree to allow BYU CFAC to edit any part of the materials I have submitted to conform with BYU CFAC and university style guides and tone.
I witness that I am the sole author of the work (or I have fully credited those involved).
I witness that I have the full right to enter into this agreement and to grant the rights to the materials I have submitted. This grant does not violate any rights of any third party, and I agree to hold BYU harmless from any claim made by any third party arising out of these materials.
The intent of this publication is to celebrate graduating seniors of the College of Fine Arts and Communications. I acknowledge and represent that I have read and understand the meaning of this release and that I am voluntarily participating in this agreement.
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