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Updated: 17 hours 38 min ago

Take 5 Faculty Panel

17 hours 38 min ago

Apr 2 - 7:00 PM

TRADITION, MODERNITY, AND THE DECO STYLE IN JAPAN

Join us for this fast-paced interdisciplinary exchange as four of your favorite BYU professors discuss topics related to our current exhibition, Deco Japan: Shaping Art And Culture, 1920-1945. Each speaker will offer a five-minute talk about their perspectives on modernity in Japan and the intriguing art deco style.

Geology Club T-Shirts & Department Polo order info

17 hours 38 min ago

Apr 6

Dear Students, Faculty, Staff, Alumni:

Below is the order form for both club t-shirts and department polos. The t-shirts are essentially the same design that we sent out, however, we made changes to the polos. They are now royal blue and only have the department logo on them (designs of both the t-shirts and polos are on the order form so you can see them before you decide). All payments and orders must be made by Monday, April 6th. Orders should be done using the google doc link below, however, all payments must be made to the secretaries in the geologly department office (ESC S389) in either CASH or CHECK. If you have any questions, feel free to email me at dtom1991@gmail.com. Thanks,

David Tomlinson

ORDER FORM: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1SrYZqsRv1bG5wPIPfvOyyyBkfNrz-wjKnBE5MoM09qE/viewform?usp=send_form

Auditions: Young Ambassadors (Appointment Required)

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 00:15

Apr 6

Call today to set up your appointment to audition for the BYU Young Ambassadors: Richards Building Music Office at 801.422.2563.

Audition Details:

  • Bring a current headshot and performance resume to the audition. Plan to arrive 10 minutes early to complete an audition information card.
  • All applicants should come ready to sing a ballad and an up-tempo selection. Each song should be about 16 bars in length. An accompanist will be provided.
  • Please have your sheet music cut to the proper length and clearly marked.
  • After your vocal audition, you will be taught several dance sequences from the Young Ambassador show. Please bring appropriate dance attire.
  • Bring tennis shoes and character shoes (if possible) for the initial dance call.

Auditions: Young Ambassadors (Appointment Required)

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 00:15

Apr 7

Call today to set up your appointment to audition for the BYU Young Ambassadors: Richards Building Music Office at 801.422.2563.

Audition Details:

  • Bring a current headshot and performance resume to the audition. Plan to arrive 10 minutes early to complete an audition information card.
  • All applicants should come ready to sing a ballad and an up-tempo selection. Each song should be about 16 bars in length. An accompanist will be provided.
  • Please have your sheet music cut to the proper length and clearly marked.
  • After your vocal audition, you will be taught several dance sequences from the Young Ambassador show. Please bring appropriate dance attire.
  • Bring tennis shoes and character shoes (if possible) for the initial dance call.

Auditions: Young Ambassadors (Appointment Required)

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 00:15

Apr 8

Call today to set up your appointment to audition for the BYU Young Ambassadors: Richards Building Music Office at 801.422.2563.

Audition Details:

  • Bring a current headshot and performance resume to the audition. Plan to arrive 10 minutes early to complete an audition information card.
  • All applicants should come ready to sing a ballad and an up-tempo selection. Each song should be about 16 bars in length. An accompanist will be provided.
  • Please have your sheet music cut to the proper length and clearly marked.
  • After your vocal audition, you will be taught several dance sequences from the Young Ambassador show. Please bring appropriate dance attire.
  • Bring tennis shoes and character shoes (if possible) for the initial dance call.

Auditions: Young Ambassadors (Appointment Required)

Mon, 03/30/2015 - 00:15

Apr 9

Call today to set up your appointment to audition for the BYU Young Ambassadors: Richards Building Music Office at 801.422.2563.

Audition Details:

  • Bring a current headshot and performance resume to the audition. Plan to arrive 10 minutes early to complete an audition information card.
  • All applicants should come ready to sing a ballad and an up-tempo selection. Each song should be about 16 bars in length. An accompanist will be provided.
  • Please have your sheet music cut to the proper length and clearly marked.
  • After your vocal audition, you will be taught several dance sequences from the Young Ambassador show. Please bring appropriate dance attire.
  • Bring tennis shoes and character shoes (if possible) for the initial dance call.

BYU Tunnel Singing

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 29 - 10:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Gather with students every Sunday evening to sing hymns in the tunnel just south of the Marriott Center. Bring your friends and come sing with us! We invite you to bring a hymnbook, download the LDS Music app, or borrow one of our hymnbooks. BYU Tunnel Singing is a BYU tradition since 1992. 

Spanish Tunnel Singing: 9:15–10 p.m.

English Tunnel Singing, 10–11 p.m.

Passion and Passover: Jesus and Temple Conference

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 30 - 8:45 AM - 4:00 PM

Celebrate Passion Week and Easter by learning more about Jesus and the temple.

BYU Studies is hosting this Academy for Temple Studies Conference featuring eminent biblical scholars speaking on the devotion and worship in the temple at the time of Christ, the temple at Passover, the Psalms as temple hymns and more.

Recommended reading: Jesus and the Temple: Textual and Archaeological Explorations, available at Amazon and elsewhere.

Conference Schedule

8:45 a.m.: Welcome, John W. Welch (Brigham Young University)

9 a.m.: James H. Charlesworth (Princeton University), “Passion and Passover: Devotion and Worship in the Temple that Jesus Knew”

9:55-10:15 a.m.: Panel Discussion and Audience Questions

10:15-10:30 a.m.: Break

10:30-11:30 a.m.: Dan Bahat (University of St. Michael’s College, Toronto), “Experiencing the Temple at Passover”

11:30 a.m. - noon: Panel Responses and Audience Questions Lunch break

1-1:50 p.m.: Gary Rendsburg (Rutgers University), “The Psalms as Hymns in the Jerusalem Temple—at Passover and throughout the Year”

1:50-2 p.m.: Audience Questions

2-2:50 p.m.: George Zervos (University of North Carolina, Wilmington), “New Light on an Early Jewish-Christian Temple Source”

2:50-3 p.m.: Audience Questions

3-4 p.m.: Concluding Comments by James H. Charlesworth, Panel Responses and Audience Questions

Communication Workshop for Students

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 30 - 12:00 PM

Communication: Learn the skills and strategies that can help you be a better communicator.

Drop-in sessions, no reservation needed

Throughout the month of March, the BYU Career and Academic Success Center is offering 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. 

Kennedy Center Lecture - Japanese Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 30 - 12:00 PM

All are invited to the David M. Kennedy Center ambassador lecture to be given by the Japanese ambassador, His Excellency Kenichiro Sasae. There will be a 25 minute presentation and 20 minutes for questions and answers.  There will also be some time when students can visit with Ambassador Sasae one-on-one after the lecture. 

Ambassador Kenichiro Sasae was appointed the Ambassador of Japan to the United States in November 2012 after serving as the Vice Minister for Foreign Affairs of Japan in Tokyo (2010-2012). He studied at Swarthmore College, Pennsylvania in 1975. His initial foreign assignment was as First Secretary, at the Embassy of Japan in Washington, D.C. in 1984.  In 1993, he was posted in London as Counsellor, Embassy of Japan, and while there he also held a position as Research Associate, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS).  The following year in 1994, he became the Special Adviser to Mrs. Sadako Ogata, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees in Geneva for 3 years.  In April 2000, he was appointed Executive Assistant to the Prime Minister of Japan.  During his posts in Tokyo before the Vice Ministerialship, he served as Director-General of the Economic Affairs Bureau (2002-2005), Director-General of the Asian & Oceania Affairs Bureau (2005-2008), Deputy Foreign Minister & G8 Political Director (2008-2010) as well as Chief Japanese Negotiator to the Six-Party Talks.

Creating a Lasting Love: Premarital Workshop

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 30 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

BYU Counseling and Psychological Services will be offering a free, 10-hour workshop for engaged and newly married couples. The workshop is designed to help couples create the kind of marriage that they want right from the start. Email premaritalworkshop@byu.edu to sign up.

Devotional - Michael Brown, BYU professor of Physiology and Developmental Biology

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 31 - 11:05 AM

Michael Brown, BYU professor of Physiology and Developmental Biology, will deliver the devotional address.

Just as a reliable physical heart is required to provide nourishment to our physical bodies, a reliable spiritual heart is needed to provide nourishment to our spirits. Through stories, scriptures and personal experiences, Brown will share how to perform a “check-up” to assess the health of our spiritual hearts.

Brown'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.

Clubs Night - March Madness

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 31 - 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Come join the clubs on campus for March Madness! Come eat J-dawgs, and shoot some hoops for prizes!

The Winter's Tale

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Mar 31 - 7:30 PM

Myth and misunderstanding intersect as a cast of colorful and passionate characters search for their happy endings in this tragicomedy, one of Shakespeare’s last plays.

ASL interpreted performance Thurs., March 26.

Ready for a post-grad job?: Understanding Employee Benefits Workshop

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Apr 1 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Will you be graduating or accepting a full-time job offer soon? In this workshop, sponsored by the Student Center for Financial Management & Planning, you'll learn how to make informed decisions about insurance coverage, retirement investment options, and other employee benefits.

 

Laser Wars

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Apr 1 - 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Test out your skills at the giant Laser War competition in the Ballroom! Admission is free and all equipment is provided.

For more information contact studentactitivitesboard@byu.edu 

Online Church Service in a Social Setting: Y-Serve's Vineyard

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Apr 1 - 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Bring your computer and come serve with us! Vineyard at BYU is a Y-Serve program that meets weekly on BYU campus. We do online service for the LDS Church in a social setting: FamilySearch Indexing, transcribing documents, foreign-language projects, making photos searchable, sharing the gospel online, and more.

BYU's Got Talent

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Apr 1 - 7:00 PM

We'll have a semester long competion with two preliminary shows and a finale on April 1. All shows will begin at 7 p.m. in the Varsity Theater with the Finale bringing back winners from previous shows and a few wildcards to have them compete in a battle of talents.

If you're interested in showing off your skills please send an email to studentactitivitesboard@byu.edu, or sign up at our booth around the Wilkinson Center Terrace.

The Winter's Tale

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Apr 1 - 7:30 PM

Myth and misunderstanding intersect as a cast of colorful and passionate characters search for their happy endings in this tragicomedy, one of Shakespeare’s last plays.

ASL interpreted performance Thurs., March 26.

Songwriter Showcase

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 00:15

Apr 1 - 7:30 PM

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