The National Institutes of Health want a faster and better way to detect drug-resistant blood infections, and they've turned to a team of professors at BYU to do it.
The team includes electrical engineering professor and principal investigator Aaron Hawkins and chemical engineering professor William Pitt. Read more.
Mary Lou Fulton, generous supporter and friend to Brigham Young University and wife of Ira A. Fulton, the college's namesake, passed away Thursday at age 82.
"We are saddened by the loss of Mary Lou Fulton,” said Dean Alan Parkinson. "The Fultons have contributed immeasurably to BYU and to this college. They were sweethearts for 61 years. We express our love and support to Ira and his family at this time."
Five BYU students from the School of Technology were recently recognized for exceptional work done on the wood lathe. In July, the American Association of Woodturners sponsored a national juried student woodturning exhibition “Turning To The Future”. BYU Industrial designer Carrie Etherington won first place in the post-secondary division.