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Princess Academy

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 13 - 7:00 PM

World Premiere

Taken from her home to attend royal finishing school, Miri faces a harsh schoolmistress, fierce storms, and bandits, but soon discovers the power of friendship and a loving heart. Adapted from the story of New York Times bestselling author Shannon Hale.

Based on the book by Shannon Hale

Adapted for stage by Lisa Hall Hagen
Directed by Megan Sanborn Jones

ASL interpreted performance Thurs., June 4, 7:00 p.m.

Ages 4+

Young Musicans' SummerFestival

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 14

SummerFestival is a six–day summer camp sponsored by the BYU School of Music for young instrumentalists and vocalists ages 14–18 who want to improve their musical skills and talents.

SummerFestival offers instruction in more than 20 instruments, including voice. Musical styles include classical, big band, jazz, blues, etc. Instruction is by School of Music faculty and guest instructors. Instruction is offered at the intermediate and advanced levels.

Daytime activities include band, orchestra, symphony, ensembles, or jazz sectional rehearsals (depending on your instrument) along with literature, theory, master classes, and practice time. Evening activities include firesides, concerts, dances, barbecue, counselor–planned activities, and a silent film accompanied by live organ music.

SummerFestival concludes with participant concerts on Friday evening, June 19, and Saturday, June 20, in the Harris Fine Arts Center. Families and friends are invited to attend the Friday evening and Saturday concerts.

BYU Tunnel Singing

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 14 - 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.

Young Musicans' SummerFestival

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 20

SummerFestival is a six–day summer camp sponsored by the BYU School of Music for young instrumentalists and vocalists ages 14–18 who want to improve their musical skills and talents.

SummerFestival offers instruction in more than 20 instruments, including voice. Musical styles include classical, big band, jazz, blues, etc. Instruction is by School of Music faculty and guest instructors. Instruction is offered at the intermediate and advanced levels.

Daytime activities include band, orchestra, symphony, ensembles, or jazz sectional rehearsals (depending on your instrument) along with literature, theory, master classes, and practice time. Evening activities include firesides, concerts, dances, barbecue, counselor–planned activities, and a silent film accompanied by live organ music.

SummerFestival concludes with participant concerts on Friday evening, June 19, and Saturday, June 20, in the Harris Fine Arts Center. Families and friends are invited to attend the Friday evening and Saturday concerts.

Mission Ready Youth Conference

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 21

Experience six days of mission-focused classes, activities and workshops for LDS youth and learn to share the gospel with confidence!

Mission Ready will provide an unforgettable learning experience focused on the doctrine, skills, and attributes that will help you become a successful missionary. Returned missionaries and former mission presidents will mentor you as you strengthen your testimony, increase your knowledge of the scriptures, and develop your teaching skills.

Stories from the mission field, devotionals and firesides, language study, district classes, teaching opportunities, and fun & uplifting social activities are all part of the Mission Ready experience! 

Ages 14-18.

 

BYU Tunnel Singing

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 21 - 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.

Devotional - Sondra Heaston, Associate Teaching Professor of Nursing

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 23 - 11:05 AM

Sondra Heaston, BYU associate teaching professor of nursing, will deliver the devotional address.

Hernandez'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.

Devotional - Mark Colton, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 23 - 11:05 AM

Mark Colton, BYU associate professor of Mechanical Engineering, will deliver the devotional address.

Colton'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.

Colton received his PhD in mechanical engineering from the University of Utah, with an emphasis on haptic interfaces. While completing his PhD, he served as a Visiting Instructor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Brigham Young University. Colton previously received an MS degree from the University of Utah while working for the Center for Engineering Design on the design and control of neuro-prosthetic arms. He has worked for Sarcos, Inc. on various research and entertainment robotics projects. His current research interests include haptic interfaces and socially assistive robotics.

Mission Ready Youth Conference

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 27

Experience six days of mission-focused classes, activities and workshops for LDS youth and learn to share the gospel with confidence!

Mission Ready will provide an unforgettable learning experience focused on the doctrine, skills, and attributes that will help you become a successful missionary. Returned missionaries and former mission presidents will mentor you as you strengthen your testimony, increase your knowledge of the scriptures, and develop your teaching skills.

Stories from the mission field, devotionals and firesides, language study, district classes, teaching opportunities, and fun & uplifting social activities are all part of the Mission Ready experience! 

Ages 14-18.

 

BYU Tunnel Singing

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jun 28 - 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.

BYU Tunnel Singing

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 5 - 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.

Young Ambassadors' Singing Entertainers Workshop

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 6

Join the BYU Young Ambassadors for five days of intense, high-energy musical dance theatre training.

Receive small-group instruction from experienced entertainers as you strengthen your performance abilities and develop proper technique in dance, voice, and stage presence, all while gaining more confidence as a performer.

You will have the opportunity to interact with other performers from around the country while you participate in group classes, auditions, rehearsals, and performance- enhancement workshops during your week. Other activities include an outdoor barbecue, a fireside given by the BYU Young Ambassadors, a musical theatre performance, the Entertainers’ Showcase, and Friday’s Final Concert.

Ages 14-18.

Devotional - Jennifer Paustenbaugh, University Librarian

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 7 - 11:05 AM

Jennifer Paustenbaugh, University Librarian, will deliver the devotional address.

Paustenbaugh'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.

Paustenbaugh came to BYU in 2013 from Oklahoma State University where she was associate dean of libraries for planning and assessment. She attended Indiana University where she received her bachelor's degree in political science, a master's of library science degree, a master's degree in East European area studies and a doctorate in information science.

She joined the faculty at Oklahoma State University in 1990, becoming director of library development and outreach in 1995. In 2000 she was appointed the head of special collections and university archives. She has also served as executive director of women’s archives and as the Puterbaugh Foundation Professor of Library Service.

Young Ambassadors' Singing Entertainers Workshop

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 11

Join the BYU Young Ambassadors for five days of intense, high-energy musical dance theatre training.

Receive small-group instruction from experienced entertainers as you strengthen your performance abilities and develop proper technique in dance, voice, and stage presence, all while gaining more confidence as a performer.

You will have the opportunity to interact with other performers from around the country while you participate in group classes, auditions, rehearsals, and performance- enhancement workshops during your week. Other activities include an outdoor barbecue, a fireside given by the BYU Young Ambassadors, a musical theatre performance, the Entertainers’ Showcase, and Friday’s Final Concert.

Ages 14-18.

Mission Ready Youth Conference

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 12

Experience six days of mission-focused classes, activities and workshops for LDS youth and learn to share the gospel with confidence!

Mission Ready will provide an unforgettable learning experience focused on the doctrine, skills, and attributes that will help you become a successful missionary. Returned missionaries and former mission presidents will mentor you as you strengthen your testimony, increase your knowledge of the scriptures, and develop your teaching skills.

Stories from the mission field, devotionals and firesides, language study, district classes, teaching opportunities, and fun & uplifting social activities are all part of the Mission Ready experience! 

Ages 14-18.

 

BYU Tunnel Singing

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 12 - 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.

Young Ambassadors' Singing Entertainers Workshop

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 13

Join the BYU Young Ambassadors for five days of intense, high-energy musical dance theatre training.

Receive small-group instruction from experienced entertainers as you strengthen your performance abilities and develop proper technique in dance, voice, and stage presence, all while gaining more confidence as a performer.

You will have the opportunity to interact with other performers from around the country while you participate in group classes, auditions, rehearsals, and performance- enhancement workshops during your week. Other activities include an outdoor barbecue, a fireside given by the BYU Young Ambassadors, a musical theatre performance, the Entertainers’ Showcase, and Friday’s Final Concert.

Ages 14-18.

Devotional - Barry Willardson, Professor of Chemistry

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 14 - 11:05 AM

Barry Willardson, BYU professor of chemistry, will deliver the devotional address.

Willardson'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.

Willardson received a BA from BYU in 1984, and then went on to get his PhD from Purdue University in 1990. Following that, he did a Postdoctoral Fellowship at University of California, Los Alamos National Lab from 1990-92, and then was a staff scientist in that same lab until he came to BYU.

Willardson's research primarily focuses on Mechanisms of Assembly of Signaling Complexes. His lab lab studies the role of molecular chaperones in assisting the folding and assembly of protein complexes involved in cell signaling.

Young Ambassadors' Singing Entertainers Workshop

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 18

Join the BYU Young Ambassadors for five days of intense, high-energy musical dance theatre training.

Receive small-group instruction from experienced entertainers as you strengthen your performance abilities and develop proper technique in dance, voice, and stage presence, all while gaining more confidence as a performer.

You will have the opportunity to interact with other performers from around the country while you participate in group classes, auditions, rehearsals, and performance- enhancement workshops during your week. Other activities include an outdoor barbecue, a fireside given by the BYU Young Ambassadors, a musical theatre performance, the Entertainers’ Showcase, and Friday’s Final Concert.

Ages 14-18.

Mission Ready Youth Conference

University Events - Fri, 04/24/2015 - 00:15

Jul 18

Experience six days of mission-focused classes, activities and workshops for LDS youth and learn to share the gospel with confidence!

Mission Ready will provide an unforgettable learning experience focused on the doctrine, skills, and attributes that will help you become a successful missionary. Returned missionaries and former mission presidents will mentor you as you strengthen your testimony, increase your knowledge of the scriptures, and develop your teaching skills.

Stories from the mission field, devotionals and firesides, language study, district classes, teaching opportunities, and fun & uplifting social activities are all part of the Mission Ready experience! 

Ages 14-18.

 

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