Professor Joel Campbell peers over the newspaper

Presidential endorsements by newspapers have shifted

The distrust of the journalism industry is "greater than ever," adding intrigue to the tradition of newspapers endorsing presidential candidates.

Take a look at the trends Professor Joel Campbell found after studing 50 years' worth of presidential endorsements.

Van Gessell and the Japanese consul bow to each other.

Japan gives rare honor to BYU humanities professor

Professor Van Gessel's study of an author who wrote about Christianity earned him a rare commendation from the Foreign Minister of Japan. 

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