Feed aggregator

Forum: Governor Mitt Romney

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Nov 18 - 11:05 AM

Mitt Romney, former Governor of Massachusetts, will deliver the forum address on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 11:05 am in the Marriott Center. 

Former Governor of Massachusetts, Mitt Romney is the founder of Bain Capital and served as chair of the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, UT. Romney received his B.A., with Highest Honors, from Brigham Young University in 1971. In 1975, he was awarded an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was named a Baker Scholar, and earned a J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School.

Women's volleyball at Portland

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Nov 20 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Women's volleyball at Gonzaga

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Nov 22 - 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Football vs. Savannah State

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Nov 22 - 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Televised live by BYUtv.

Women's volleyball at Loyola Marymount

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Nov 25 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Football at California

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Nov 29

Devotional: Elder Erich W. Kopischke

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Dec 2 - 11:05 AM

Elder Erich W. Kopischke, a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will deliver the devotional address on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 11:05 am in the Marriott Center.

If you miss Elder Kopischke’s remarks, the devotional will be streamed on demand at BYUtv.org and will be available on speeches.byu.edu

Elder Kopischke was sustained as a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy on March 31, 2007. He is currently serving in the North America Southeast Area. He served as the president of the Europe Area from 2009 to 2012. Previously he was a member of the Third Quorum of the Seventy, and as an Area Seventy, he served as second counselor in the Europe Central Area Presidency. After his call as a General Authority, he served as first counselor in the Europe Area Presidency.   Prior to his call as a full-time General Authority of the Church, Elder Kopischke was the Seminary and Institute coordinator for Europe. As a Church Educational System employee, he also taught institute and served as the area director for the Central Europe Area. Earlier in his career he was self-employed as an insurance broker and later became managing director of a nationwide insurance company in Germany. He received his initial professional training and degree in business.   Elder Kopischke has served in numerous Church callings, including stake president, district president, high councilor, branch president, and counselor in two bishoprics. In 2003 he was called to preside over the Germany Berlin Mission, which included the former German Democratic Republic and West Berlin. As a young man he served as a missionary in the Germany Munich Mission.   Elder Kopischke was born on October 20, 1956, in Elmshorn, Germany. He married Christiane Glück in the Bern Switzerland Temple in 1978. They are the parents of seven children and have five grandchildren.

 

Men's basketball vs. Utah

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Dec 10

Men's basketball vs. Stanford

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Dec 20

Men's basketball vs. UMass

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Dec 23

General Career Fair

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Jan 29 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

STEM Career Fair

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Feb 12 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Forum: Jim Leach, National Endowment for the Humanities

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Feb 24 - 11:05 AM

Jim Leach, former chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, will deliver the forum address on Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 11:05 am in the Marriott Center.

Former chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, Jim Leach is a former member of congress from Iowa. Prior to his appointment as NEH chairman, Leach was the John L. Weinberg Visiting Professor of Public and International Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Princeton University. He also served as the interim director of the Institute of Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. The National Endowment for the Humanities is an independent federal agency which promotes excellence in the humanities.

Forum: Dr. David Pershing, President of the University of Utah

University Events - 7 hours 35 min ago

Mar 24 - 11:05 AM

Dr. David Pershing, President of the University of Utah, will deliver the forum address on Tuesday, March 24 at 11:05 am in the Marriott Center.

President of the University of Utah, Dr. David Pershing is a gifted teacher and prolific researcher. A professor of chemical engineering, President Pershing is the recipient of the University of Utah’s Distinguished Teaching and Distinguished Research Awards and the U’s Rosenblatt Prize for Excellence. He has authored more than 80 peer-reviewed publications, won more than 20 research grants totaling approximately $60 million, and earned five patents. He was named Engineering Educator of the Year by the Utah Engineering Council in 2002 and is a winner of the Governor’s Medal for Science and Technology. 

Pages