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Professor Jason Carroll Named Family Initiative Director

September 01, 2023 11:17 AM
Carroll continues his work with Wheatley Institute in a new position within the Family Initiative.

Wheatley Institute Sponsors the BYU College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences' Constitution Day Essay Contest

August 28, 2023 04:54 PM
Wheatley encourages BYU students to consider the Constitution's importance and why people should learn more about its history and contents through an essay contest. Wheatley will award scholarships to three student winners.

New Faculty Fellows Announced

August 22, 2023 11:58 AM
New fellows are set to help Wheatley Institute conduct research and support the Institute's mission. Each fellow will focus on one of Wheatley's three initiatives: religion, family, and constitutional government.

Wheatley Institute Welcomes Dr. Paul Lambert

August 14, 2023 03:47 PM
Dr. Paul Lambert joins the Wheatley Institute as the Director of the Religion Initiative

Governor Cox Speaks About Healthy Conflict Initiative at the Braver Angels National Convention

July 10, 2023 01:54 PM
Utah Governor Spencer Cox gave a sneak peak about a new initiative that he is in the process of creating at the Braver Angels National Convention. The initiative, which is to yet be announced, focuses on creating a healthy conflict model for Americans to use when disagreements arise. Deseret News wrote about his presentation on the democratic need for the improving how Americans disagree.

New Religious Freedom Library Available Online

June 16, 2023 03:21 PM
Wheatley Institute recently collaborated with BYU Law's International Center for Law and Religion Studies to compile resources and speeches focused on religious freedom into one website database.

2023 Constitutional Education Project: A Student Program for Future Educators

June 14, 2023 05:05 PM
Students studying to teach secondary social education were provided the unique opportunity to deepen their knowledge and appreciation of the US Constitution and civic virtue.

Podcast "Inside Sources" Highlights the Role of Religion in Secular Politics and Society

June 09, 2023 12:02 PM
The "Inside Sources" podcast had three guest speakers: Jonathan Rauch, Anne Snyder, and Russell Moore; that discussed various topics regarding religion, politics, and society. Each person's commentary helped set the stage for their participation in the June 15, 2023 Religious Freedom Annual Review, hosted by Wheatley Institute and the International Center for Law and Religion Studies.

The Importance of Religious Identity

April 18, 2023 11:21 AM
How to live your faith beyond BYU

Barbara Brown Taylor Discusses Holy Envy

March 06, 2023 11:17 AM
Author of "Holy Envy: Find God in the Faith of Others" Speaks at Wheatley Institute