Cecil O. Samuelson

Samuelson departs after proving he fit at BYU after all

Cecil O. Samuelson completes his 11-year run as BYU's 12th president today after proving that, despite his background as a "Utah man" and academic physician, he had... Read more »

May 1, 2014


Peavler: Looking back at BYU athletics under Cecil O. Samuelson

On May 1, 2003, Cecil O. Samuelson became the 12th president of BYU. A lot has changed since then, especially as far as athletics are concerned. Read more »

April 30, 2014


President Uchtdorf attends BYU graduation, expresses appreciation for outgoing President Samuelson

Brigham Young University honored more than 5,000 graduates during the 139th commencement exercises held in the Marriott Center at BYU on April 24. Read more »

April 24, 2014

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BYU Athletics: BYU hosts annual Y Awards

BYU Athletics celebrated athletic and academic success at the 2014 Y Awards ceremony Wednesday night at the Marriott Center. Read more »

April 4, 2014


BYU succession

The media recently announced that BYU President Samuelson will be “replaced” by Kevin Worthen. People “succeed” people. You... Read more »

March 13, 2014


New BYU president: Kevin Worthen to replace Cecil Samuelson

Kevin J Worthen, 57, BYU's advancement vice president and former dean of the BYU law school, will become BYU's 13th president on May 1. Read more »

March 11, 2014


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