Education Week

Addictions interfere with spiritual growth, Education Week speakers say

Any repetitive behavior or use of a substance that results in a loss of agency fits the definition of addiction, whether it be gambling, drinking, viewing pornography, lying, hoarding, using drugs,... Read more »

Sept. 6, 2014


Flooding at BYU cancels Thursday afternoon Education Week classes in Marriott Center

A broken water main in BYU's Marriott Center parking lot forced workers to shut off water Thursday afternoon to the basketball arena. Three Education Week classes were canceled Thursday, but... Read more »

Aug. 21, 2014


FBI: Ex-principal sexually abused boys over past 35 years

A former charter school principal was arrested Monday and accused of sexually abusing former male students. Read more »

Dec. 3, 2012


Mormon expulsion perhaps spurred by land grab, Education Week speaker suggests

Mormons had land they bought cheaply that could now be sold for a dozen times the price. One LDS scholar believes that led unscrupulous investors to push the Mormons out of Missouri. Read more »

Aug. 24, 2012


Ways to supercharge your family history search

Barry J. Ewell, founder of mygenshare.com, a website for individuals interested in learning, sharing and discovering family history, gave audiences at BYU's education week tips for genealogy research. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2012


Poet's story stirs tender emotions at Education Week

S. Michael Wilcox presented on the life and love story of Elizabeth Barrett-Browning as part of his series on "Magnificent Humanity, Great Souls - Five People I Wish to Meet in the Hereafter" at... Read more »

Aug. 17, 2012


BYU football: Tom Holmoe discusses recruiting, the rivalry, scheduling issues and the 'secret sauce' of success at Education Week

BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe held his annual Education Week presentation on campus Thursday. He spoke at length about recruiting successes and failures and answered questions from the audience. Read more »

Aug. 16, 2012


Speaker calls Joan of Arc a model of faith

S. Michael Wilcox presented on Joan of Arc as part of “The Five People I Wish to Meet in Heaven." Read more »

Aug. 16, 2012


BYU's Campus Education Week continues 90-year tradition

A 90-year tradition resurfaces this week when the annual Campus Education Week is conducted at BYU with five days of classes, workshops and experiences in a wide variety of disciplines intended to... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2012

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