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Devotional: David Moore, J. Reuben Clark Law School

University Devotionals and Forums - 9 hours 1 min ago

Aug 2 - 11:05 AM

David Moore, associate dean of academic affairs and research at the J. Reuben Clark Law School, will give the Devotional address.

Moore’s remarks will be broadcast live on BYUtv, BYUtv.org (and archived for on-demand streaming), KBYU-TV 11, Classical 89 FM, BYU Radio and will be archived on speeches.byu.edu.

David Moore is the associate dean of academic affairs and research at the J. Reuben Clark Law School.

Moore is a summa cum laude graduate of Brigham Young University Law School. He also received at Bachelor of Arts from Brigham Young University.

After joining the BYU law faculty in 2008, Moore taught as a visiting professor at the George Washington University Law School. Moore has also been associate professor at the University of Kentucky College of Law. He arrived at the University of Kentucky after researching and teaching at the University of Chicago Law School as an Olin Fellow.

Moore is a scholar of U.S. foreign relations law, international law, international development and international human rights. His publications have been accepted for publication in the Harvard, Columbia, Virginia and Northwestern Law Reviews, among others. Moore has taught civil procedure, international law, U.S. foreign relations law, international human rights, legal scholarship and a Plenary Powers Colloquium.

Education Week Devotional: Elder Jeffrey R. Holland

University Devotionals and Forums - 9 hours 1 min ago

Aug 16 - 11:05 AM

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland, of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will give the Education Week Devotional address.

Elder Holland’s remarks will be broadcast live on BYUtv, BYUtv.org (and archived for on-demand streaming), KBYU-TV 11, Classical 89 FM, BYU Radio, and will be archived on speeches.byu.edu.

Elder Jeffrey R. Holland was ordained a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on June 23, 1994. At the time of this call, Elder Holland was serving as a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy, to which he had been called on April 1, 1989.

From 1980 until his call as a General Authority in 1989, Elder Holland served as the ninth president of BYU. He is a former Church commissioner of education and dean of the College of Religious Education at BYU.

A student leader and varsity athlete at Dixie High School and Dixie College in his native St. George, Utah, he received his bachelor's and master's degrees in English and religious education, respectively, from Brigham Young University. He obtained master and doctor of philosophy degrees in American Studies from Yale University.

Elder Holland was active in professional educational activity prior to his call to full-time Church service. He served as president of the American Association of Presidents of Independent Colleges and Universities (AAPICU), on the board of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU), and as a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) Presidents Commission. For his work in improving understanding between Christians and Jews, he was awarded the "Torch of Liberty" award by the Anti-Defamation League of B'Nai B'rith. He has served on the governing boards of a number of civic and business related corporations and has received the Distinguished Eagle Scout award from the Boy Scouts of America. He is the author of eight books, one of which he co-authored with his wife, Patricia.

Free Live Animal Show - Utah's Diversity

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 25 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Utah’s Diversity: Discussion of different ecosystems in Utah and the kind of plants and animals that live there. This will be an interactive discussion through each of Utah’s 3 main ecosystems: Wetlands, Forests, and Deserts. Students will help the educator analyze each specimen and learn why they are found more commonly in one area over another.

Animals Included:

  • Tarantula or Lizard
  • Frog
  • Snake

Free Live Animal Show - Adaptations

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 25 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Examining adaptations in plants and animals and how specific adaptations help species survive under varying conditions.

Animals Include Three of The Following:

  • Tarantula
  • Frog
  • Turtle
  • Snake

Bean Life Science Museum - Wildlife Adventures

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 26 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Week 1- June 14 and 16 Water Wildlife (Cascade Springs)

Week 2- June 21 and 23 Rock On (Rock Canyon & Bridal Veil Falls)

Week 3 - June 28 and 30 The Bees Knees (Local beekeeper)

Week 4 - July 12 and 14 Feathered Friends (Tracy Aviary)

Week 5 - July 19 and 21 Reptile Retreat (Thanksgiving Point)

Week 6 - July 26 and 28 Animal Occupations (Hogle Zoo)

Week 7 - Aug 2 and 4 Cave Crawlers (Timpanogos Cave)

  • This program runs for seven weeks during the summer.
  • Cost is $35 per child per week.
  • Children ages 6-12 may register to participate during the weeks they want to participate.
  • Tuesday classes begin at noon and end at 2:00 PM at the museum; no lunch is provided.
  • Thursday classes run from noon to approximately 4:00 PM but are subject to change due to field trip travel; a snack is provided.
  • Payments are made online.
  • Due to preparation required, we do not accept registration the morning of the class.
  • A refund (excluding a $4.00 processing fee) is available one week prior to the class.
  • To ensure quality classes, we reserve the right to limit the class size according to need.
  • Questions? (801) 422-6698.

Memory Workshop for Students

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 26 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Memory: Learn the skills and strategies that can help you take advantage of your memory.

Drop-in sessions, no reservation needed.

The BYU Career and Academic Success Center offers free academic and life skills workshops for students. Students will learn how to study smarter, remember more and efficiently prepare for tests. Additionally, the center offers information and guidance for students preparing to choose a major or career, explore graduate school, interview for a job or submit a resume and cover letter.

Stress Management Workshop for Students

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 26 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Stress Management: Gain control of your life by controlling your stress. Learn to make the most of your schedule.

Drop-in sessions, no reservation needed.

The BYU Career and Academic Success Center offers free academic and life skills workshops for students. Students will learn how to study smarter, remember more and efficiently prepare for tests. Additionally, the center offers information and guidance for students preparing to choose a major or career, explore graduate school, interview for a job or submit a resume and cover letter.

Free Live Animal Show - Adaptations

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 26 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Examining adaptations in plants and animals and how specific adaptations help species survive under varying conditions.

Animals Include Three of The Following:

  • Tarantula
  • Frog
  • Turtle
  • Snake

Listening and Note-Taking Workshop for Students

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 27 - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Listening and Note-taking: Learn the skills and strategies to help class be more beneficial to you.

Drop-in sessions, no reservation needed.

The BYU Career and Academic Success Center offers free academic and life skills workshops for students. Students will learn how to study smarter, remember more and efficiently prepare for tests. Additionally, the center offers information and guidance for students preparing to choose a major or career, explore graduate school, interview for a job or submit a resume and cover letter.

Free Live Animal Show - Utah's Diversity

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 27 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Utah’s Diversity: Discussion of different ecosystems in Utah and the kind of plants and animals that live there. This will be an interactive discussion through each of Utah’s 3 main ecosystems: Wetlands, Forests, and Deserts. Students will help the educator analyze each specimen and learn why they are found more commonly in one area over another.

Animals Included:

  • Tarantula or Lizard
  • Frog
  • Snake

Discovery Reading

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 28 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Come to the Bean Life Science Museum as we read from a children's book each week and meet some of our live animal friends!

Bean Life Science Museum - Wildlife Adventures

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 28 - 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Week 1- June 14 and 16 Water Wildlife (Cascade Springs)

Week 2- June 21 and 23 Rock On (Rock Canyon & Bridal Veil Falls)

Week 3 - June 28 and 30 The Bees Knees (Local beekeeper)

Week 4 - July 12 and 14 Feathered Friends (Tracy Aviary)

Week 5 - July 19 and 21 Reptile Retreat (Thanksgiving Point)

Week 6 - July 26 and 28 Animal Occupations (Hogle Zoo)

Week 7 - Aug 2 and 4 Cave Crawlers (Timpanogos Cave)

  • This program runs for seven weeks during the summer.
  • Cost is $35 per child per week.
  • Children ages 6-12 may register to participate during the weeks they want to participate.
  • Tuesday classes begin at noon and end at 2:00 PM at the museum; no lunch is provided.
  • Thursday classes run from noon to approximately 4:00 PM but are subject to change due to field trip travel; a snack is provided.
  • Payments are made online.
  • Due to preparation required, we do not accept registration the morning of the class.
  • A refund (excluding a $4.00 processing fee) is available one week prior to the class.
  • To ensure quality classes, we reserve the right to limit the class size according to need.
  • Questions? (801) 422-6698.

Free Live Animal Show - Classification

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 28 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

An opportunity for students to explore how and why scientists classify animals. Students will use inquiry to classify animals.

Animals Include Three of the Following:

  • Cockroach
  • Tarantula
  • Turtle
  • Snake
  • Lizard
  • Frog

Free Live Animal Show - Adaptations

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 29 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Examining adaptations in plants and animals and how specific adaptations help species survive under varying conditions.

Animals Include Three of The Following:

  • Tarantula
  • Frog
  • Turtle
  • Snake

Free Live Animal Show - Animal Discovery

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 30 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

A quick, age-appropriate glance at Subphylum Vertebrata. Students will play a “game” and in the process discover new things about animals. This show is interactive and created specifically for kids under the age of 6. While we won’t limit group size, it will work much better for groups of 20 or less.

Animals Include Three of the Following:

  • Cockroach
  • Frog
  • Lizard
  • Turtle
  • Snake

Live Animal Show - Comparisons

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Jul 30 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Audience members play a game of "memory" to explore the differences between animal form and function. This is an inquiry based show that allows students to closely observe differences in body parts, body coverings, and specialized senses in many types of animals.
 

Animals Include Three of the Following:

  • Tarantula
  • Frog
  • Lizard
  • Turtle
  • Snake

Premarital Workshop: BYU Counseling and Psychological Services

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Aug 1 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

The workshop will focus on these four themes:

  1. What does a healthy relationship look like? Foundations for a successful marriage
  2. Communication and handling conflict positively: Do you want to be right or do you want to be married?
  3. Healthy sexuality in marriage: The talk your parents wanted to have with you
  4. Unity: Equal partnership and defining dreams of what you both want your marriage to be about
    Couples are expected to attend all five workshop sessions. The final session will be Financial Preparation for Newlyweds presentation and Q&A

Free Live Animal Show - Utah's Diversity

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Aug 1 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Utah’s Diversity: Discussion of different ecosystems in Utah and the kind of plants and animals that live there. This will be an interactive discussion through each of Utah’s 3 main ecosystems: Wetlands, Forests, and Deserts. Students will help the educator analyze each specimen and learn why they are found more commonly in one area over another.

Animals Included:

  • Tarantula or Lizard
  • Frog
  • Snake

Free Live Animal Show - Adaptations

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Aug 1 - 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Examining adaptations in plants and animals and how specific adaptations help species survive under varying conditions.

Animals Include Three of The Following:

  • Tarantula
  • Frog
  • Turtle
  • Snake

Bean Life Science Museum - Wildlife Adventures

University Events - Mon, 07/25/2016 - 00:15

Aug 2 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Week 1- June 14 and 16 Water Wildlife (Cascade Springs)

Week 2- June 21 and 23 Rock On (Rock Canyon & Bridal Veil Falls)

Week 3 - June 28 and 30 The Bees Knees (Local beekeeper)

Week 4 - July 12 and 14 Feathered Friends (Tracy Aviary)

Week 5 - July 19 and 21 Reptile Retreat (Thanksgiving Point)

Week 6 - July 26 and 28 Animal Occupations (Hogle Zoo)

Week 7 - Aug 2 and 4 Cave Crawlers (Timpanogos Cave)

  • This program runs for seven weeks during the summer.
  • Cost is $35 per child per week.
  • Children ages 6-12 may register to participate during the weeks they want to participate.
  • Tuesday classes begin at noon and end at 2:00 PM at the museum; no lunch is provided.
  • Thursday classes run from noon to approximately 4:00 PM but are subject to change due to field trip travel; a snack is provided.
  • Payments are made online.
  • Due to preparation required, we do not accept registration the morning of the class.
  • A refund (excluding a $4.00 processing fee) is available one week prior to the class.
  • To ensure quality classes, we reserve the right to limit the class size according to need.
  • Questions? (801) 422-6698.

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