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PWS Mission:

Supporting the BYU mission to assist individuals in their quest for perfection and eternal life, the Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences strives to enlighten individuals regarding the natural world and to improve his/her own relationship with natural resources, genetic resources, and the environment. To succeed in this mission, the department will:

  • Provide an active learning environment where individuals develop skills and knowledge and work in interdisciplinary teams to solve complex problems;
  • Mentor undergraduate and graduate students in cutting-edge research, leading to impactful publications and to graduates of character that serve others throughout their lives;
  • Provide experiences, examples, and perspectives that promote a global perspective, develop faith and character, and inspire sustainable action.
Graduate Resources
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PWS News
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Dr. Allphin receives 2019 RSEC Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
Dr. Allphin receives teaching award
Dr. Allphin receives 2019 RSEC Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award
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Dr. Larsen & Dr. McMillan receive the Partner Conservationists of the Year Award
Dr. Larsen and Dr. McMillan received the Partner Conservationists of the Year Award of Excellence from the State of Utah Department of Natural Resources this year.
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Dr. Allen receives the Distinguished Alumni Award
Dr. Allen received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Minnesota Department of Horticulture Science
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"Fellow is the highest recognition bestowed by the American Society of Agronomy." American Society of Agronomy News Release
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Greg Jolley receives 2019 Leadership Award from Lawn & Landscapes Organization
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Landscape Management wins National Collegiate Landscaping Competition
In addition to taking home the first-place trophy, Landscape Management students also took home 10 of the 75 scholarships awarded.
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