BYU senior Brenna McGrath was in the process of slowly overdosing herself with medication when her class held a panel for BYU’s unofficial LGBT club, Understanding Same-Gender Attraction. “USGA saved my life,” said McGrath, who identifies as bisexual. “It’s a pretty common story for us in the club.” However, another common story for LGBT individuals and […]
“Only at BYU” would a professor give points for starting a fake relationship. In Professor Tammy Hill’s Marriage Prep class students are given the optional assignment to have a two-week boyfriend or girlfriend. This assignment is called the “14-day challenge” and is part of a larger semester-long experiential assignment. The 14-day challenge, which requires students to ask […]
Utah—especially Provo— is known for its wide use Tinder; it’s also one of top markets for another online ‘meet’ market: Mutual. BYU students say the app Mutual isn’t always what they expected—for better and for worse.