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Chief of Engineers

Lieutenant General Thomas P. Bostick visited BYU and spoke to students about leadership. As the U.S. Army’s 53rd Chief of Engineers and Command General of the Corps of Engineers, he is responsible for overseeing much of the nation’s infrastructure and military construction.

Small dams: Look harmless, can be fatal

Five years ago this summer, a couple drowned in Utah’s Jordan River when their kayak capsized going over a small drop in the streambed near Murray. While the drop-off at that location creates a harmless-looking two-foot waterfall, the undercurrent is deadly.