Brigham Young University
Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah is a private research university owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. With about 30,300 undergraduate students and 2,900 graduate students, it is the largest private university in the nation as well as one of the biggest Christian universities. Fun fact, their mascot, Cosmo the Cougar, is an amazing performer and can be seen in many viral videos dancing at sporting events!
Famous "Cougar" alumni include Mitt Romney - politician, Stephenie Meyer - author (Twilight series), Lindsey Stirling (who has two Billboard Music Awards) - violinist, Aaron Eckhart (The Dark Knight) - actor, and Jon Heder - actor.
Rachel is a Senior from Arizona. One quirky fact about Rachel..."I’ve been to 18 countries! "
Fun fact about Brigham Young University: There is a giant Y painted on the mountain that is lit up for all major school events!
Bakery and Favorite Sweet: Shirley's Bakery.
Where to Grab a Coffee or Tea: Sodalicious.
Finger Licking Good BBQ Spot: Bam Bams BBQ.
Vegetarian Hot Spot: Ivie Juice Bar.
Diner and Favorite Dish: Molly’s, anything and everything!
Sushi and your go-to roll: Five Sushi Brothers, California Roll.
Breakfast Spot with a Friend or Date: Kneaders.
Where you would love your parents to take you for Parents weekend: Park City, Scera Theatre.
Things to do:
Where to go for Yoga, Exercise Classes, or the Gym: Provo Recreation Center, Vasa.
Neighborhood Bookstore: Deseret Book.
Where to Stay: Hilton.