Jan 29 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Feb 12 - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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.
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.
Sep 20 - 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Televised live by ESPN
Sep 23 - 1:00 PMThis two-hour pre-marital class helps men understand the basic facts about human sexuality, including anatomy and physiological and emotional responses. It suggests ways to help women and men have a strong and healthy marriage and explains birth control options. The cost is $10 for students on the Student Health Plan and $20 for those who are not. Non-BYU fiancés may also take the class. Register: health.byu.edu or 801-422-5156.
Sep 24 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PMThis two-hour pre-marital class helps women understand the basic facts about human sexuality, including anatomy and physiological and emotional responses. It suggests ways to help women and men have a strong and healthy marriage and explains birth control options. A clinician will be available for individual consultations to answer questions and to provide a prescription for birth control and a set of dilators. The cost is $10 for students on the Student Health Plan and $20 for those who are not. Register: health.byu.edu or 801-422-5156.
Sep 25 - 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Come make new friends at this great event! Juice boxes and fruit roll-ups to those participating!
You'll also have a chance to meet representatives from the BYUSA Student Advisory Council! Share your ideas with us on how to improve campus--we'll make sure your voice is heard!
Sep 25 - 7:00 PMThe BYU Museum of Art welcomes guest speaker Alison Smith, Lead Curator of Nineteenth-Century British Art at London’s Tate Britain museum, who will discuss the innovative reinstallation of the world’s premier collection of British Art.
Sep 26 - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The BYU Store and the BYU Office of the CIO are pleased to co-host the third annual Cougar Tech Expo. The event is intended to promote awareness about existing technology resources at BYU and the discovery of innovations that can elevate your BYU experience. Enter to win a wide variety of prizes, including an iPad Mini, offered by more 30 different vendors, including Apple and Adobe. The format for this free event is to come and go as you please. Professor R. Brent Adams, director of BYU’s Center for Animation, will deliver the keynote address in the Varsity Theater beginning at 10 a.m. Come join the fun!
Sep 29 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
BYU was recently ranked top 10 in both undergrad (#4) and grad (#7) for its entrepreneurship program by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine. In fact this is the 5th year running that BYU has been ranked in the top. Attend the E-Week Kickoff to learn more about all of the resources available on campus for aspiring student entrepreneurs.
You will also get the chance to hear from a panel of student entrepreneurs from last year's crop of successful BYU companies who will discuss their experience launching a startup while attending school. Be sure to also attend to find out more about all the exciting events during the rest of the week and to pick up your E-WEEK PUNCH CARD for a chance to win big prizes! The first 200 in the door get a FREE T-SHIRT and PIZZA will be served to all who attend!
There will never be a time in your life where you will be surrounded by so many resources to help you make your entrepreneurial and innovative ideas a reality. Don't miss out on this event and all the activities during E-Week!
Sep 30 - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
The Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (CET) at BYU is proud to host the fourth annual The EVENT | Entrepreneur &Venture Ecosystem Networking nighT, the largest entrepreneurial networking event in Utah!
The purpose of The EVENT is to bring together Utah's vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem and to showcase the resources available to help aspiring entrepreneurs launch and run successful ventures. The EVENT is targeted to three audiences: student entrepreneurs, community entrepreneurs, and investors. Whatever your motivation for attending--looking for feedback on an idea, looking for a co-founder, looking to join a start-up, looking for talent for your company, looking for investment opportunities, or just looking to give back--The EVENT is for you!The EVENT is free and a delicious light dinner will be served as well as cool giveaways being doled out at the end of the night. RSVP now as attendance is limited - http://utahnetworkingnight2014.eventbrite.com/
Oct 2 - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Get ready for 60-second rapid fire pitches of the best entrepreneurial ideas from BYU students. $1,000 in cash is up for grabs and the audience will decide two of the winners. You won't want to miss out on this exciting, fast-paced event!
More Info - http://www.millernvc.com/
Oct 3 - 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Come listen to experienced entrepreneurs who have "been there, done that" share their insights on the topics below. A brief reception with refreshments will be held after the panels are over.
“Building the Perfect Team” Creating a Management Team & Advisory Board: Students should understand why is each important, how and who do you target when assembling them, what their responsibilities should be.
“Majority Share” How do you Divide Equity Between Partners? (criteria, vesting, cap tables, and early investors): Students should understand the importance of Equity, how it should be divided, distributed and evolve, and how to divide equity relative to the value returned to the venture.
“Quick Cash” Funding Entrepreneurial Ventures Today: Students should understand what options are realistically available to them to secure funding, what they need to do in advance to secure funding, what potential investors are looking for, and bootstrapping best practices.
“Sell, Sell, Sell” Go-To-Market Strategies (Market Channels, Revenue Streams, and Business Development in a Startup): Students should understand how to focus their energies on taking the product to market, how to identify revenue streams and market channels and how to maximize revenue.
Sep 25 - 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Come see local band Black Tie Event perform at The Wall. Tickets will be sold at the door.
Sep 26 - 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Come light up the night at BYU's first outdoor concert! Free carmel apples from Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory for the first 100 students, photo booths, glowsticks and chances to win prizes! We'll also have live performances from JWride, Tue Furies, and Foreign Figures.
Entry is free with your Student ID!