BYU-Idaho http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ BYU-Idaho en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 18 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Thu, 18 Dec 2014 07:00:28 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Winning cast makes CenterPoint's 'Jekyll & Hyde' gripping http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612553/Winning-cast-makes-CenterPoints-Jekyll--Hyde-gripping.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612553/Winning-cast-makes-CenterPoints-Jekyll--Hyde-gripping.html It’s not often science elicits positive emotion from this reviewer, but Dr. Henry Jekyll’s formula designed to... Mon, 06 Oct 2014 16:50:55 MDT Elder Holland shares keys to happiness during BYU-Idaho devotional (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611629/Elder-Holland-shares-keys-to-happiness-during-BYU-Idaho-devotional-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611629/Elder-Holland-shares-keys-to-happiness-during-BYU-Idaho-devotional-video.html Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles speaks during a campus devotional at Brigham Young... Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:20:00 MDT 'Duck Dynasty' daughter Sadie Robertson to perform on new season of 'Dancing With the Stars' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610326/Duck-Dynasty-daughter-Sadie-Robertson-to-perform-on-new-season-of-Dancing-With-the-Stars.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610326/Duck-Dynasty-daughter-Sadie-Robertson-to-perform-on-new-season-of-Dancing-With-the-Stars.html Sadie Robertson, a cast member of "Duck Dynasty," will join other celebrities on "Dancing With the Stars" this season. Fri, 05 Sep 2014 15:50:00 MDT Elder David E. Sorensen, former executive director of LDS temple department, dies at 81 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609814/Elder-David-E-Sorensen-former-executive-director-of-LDS-temple-department-dies-at-81.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609814/Elder-David-E-Sorensen-former-executive-director-of-LDS-temple-department-dies-at-81.html Elder David E. Sorensen, who served as a general authority of the LDS Church for 13 years, died Tuesday at 81. He served in... Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:45:00 MDT The Clean Cut: CBS News features boy with Down syndrome heading to college http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609671/The-Clean-Cut-CBS-News-features-boy-with-Down-syndrome-heading-to-college.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609671/The-Clean-Cut-CBS-News-features-boy-with-Down-syndrome-heading-to-college.html Rion Holcombe, whose reaction to his college acceptance letter took the Internet by storm, is now attending Clemson University. Wed, 27 Aug 2014 20:33:54 MDT LDS Church releases video about overcoming pornography addictions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609686/LDS-Church-releases-video-about-overcoming-pornography-addictions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609686/LDS-Church-releases-video-about-overcoming-pornography-addictions.html In a new YouTube video released by the Mormon Channel, Sister Linda S. Reeves, second counselor in the General Relief Society... Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:50:00 MDT 'Frozen' star Santino Fontana discusses experience with Mormon Tabernacle Choir in behind-the-scenes video http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609547/Frozen-star-Santino-Fontana-discusses-experience-with-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-in-behind-the-scenes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609547/Frozen-star-Santino-Fontana-discusses-experience-with-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-in-behind-the-scenes.html Santino Fontana discusses his experience with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir in a behind-the-scenes video recently released by... Tue, 26 Aug 2014 21:36:28 MDT Watch: LDS bishop featured in 'Meet the Mormons' teaches David Archuleta how to step dance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609305/Watch-LDS-bishop-featured-in-Meet-the-Mormons-teaches-David-Archuleta-how-to-step-dance.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609305/Watch-LDS-bishop-featured-in-Meet-the-Mormons-teaches-David-Archuleta-how-to-step-dance.html LDS Stake President Jermaine Sullivan, one of the six Latter-day Saints featured in the upcoming documentary "Meet the... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 15:25:00 MDT When Mormon pioneers left was often a life-or-death proposition http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607624/When-Mormon-pioneers-left-was-often-a-life-or-death-proposition.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607624/When-Mormon-pioneers-left-was-often-a-life-or-death-proposition.html Mormon pioneers were safer leaving in April than in May, in May rather than June, and so on. The later they left, the more... Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:01:58 MDT 'Be Good' Sister Oscarson tells BYU-Idaho graduates http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607536/Be-Good-Sister-Oscarson-tells-BYU-Idaho-graduates.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607536/Be-Good-Sister-Oscarson-tells-BYU-Idaho-graduates.html Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson speaks to BYU-Idaho graduates during commencement exercises held on July 23. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:20:00 MDT BYU-I students swamped week before finals http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607507/BYU-I-students-swamped-week-before-finals.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607507/BYU-I-students-swamped-week-before-finals.html Flash floods covered Rexburg on Tuesday, putting hundreds of students out of their apartments. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:57:46 MDT Sharing talents creates self-confidence http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607512/Sharing-talents-creates-self-confidence.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607512/Sharing-talents-creates-self-confidence.html To Lila Shoemaker, the performing and sharing of talents is vitally important. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 01:00:00 MDT 'Batkid Begins' documentary inspired by 5-year-old boy who beat cancer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607350/Batkid-Begins-documentary-inspired-by-5-year-old-boy-who-beat-cancer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607350/Batkid-Begins-documentary-inspired-by-5-year-old-boy-who-beat-cancer.html As of last week, an Indigogo campaign for a documentary to be titled "Batkid Begins" went live, asking to raise $100,000 to... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:22:06 MDT The Clean Cut: Cancer patient sings 'Frozen' song with nurse http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607381/The-Clean-Cut-Cancer-patient-sings-Frozen-song-with-nurse.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607381/The-Clean-Cut-Cancer-patient-sings-Frozen-song-with-nurse.html A little girl with cancer sings "Love Is an Open Door" with her nurse while waiting for a blood transfusion. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:05:00 MDT Boxing champion sisters refuse to train on Sundays http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607344/Boxing-champion-sisters-refuse-to-train-on-Sundays.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607344/Boxing-champion-sisters-refuse-to-train-on-Sundays.html Caroline and Lani Daniels are sisters and boxers who train every day of the week apart from the Sabbath. The two were raised... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:25:00 MDT Mormon Tabernacle Choir sings 'Happy' medley with actor from 'Frozen' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607340/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-sings-Happy-medley-with-actor-from-Frozen.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607340/Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-sings-Happy-medley-with-actor-from-Frozen.html The Mormon Tabernacle Choir experienced a first last weekend when Santino Fontana, known for his role as Hans in "Frozen,"... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:55:00 MDT The Clean Cut: 12 siblings audition for 'America's Got Talent' with 'Sound of Music' song http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607285/The-Clean-Cut-12-siblings-audition-for-Americas-Got-Talent-with-Sound-of-Music-song.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607285/The-Clean-Cut-12-siblings-audition-for-Americas-Got-Talent-with-Sound-of-Music-song.html The 12 Willis siblings, ranging from ages 3 to 21, auditioned for "America's Got Talent" with their own rendition of "My... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:29:41 MDT The Clean Cut: Short film depicts special relationship between grandmother and grandson http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607161/The-Clean-Cut-Short-film-depicts-special-relationship-between-grandmother-and-grandson.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607161/The-Clean-Cut-Short-film-depicts-special-relationship-between-grandmother-and-grandson.html There's a unique bond between a grandmother and her grandson, and a new short film portrays that relationship. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:15:00 MDT BYU-Idaho students, Rexburg residents embrace opportunities to serve following flood http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607061/BYU-Idaho-students-Rexburg-residents-embrace-opportunities-to-serve-following-flood.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607061/BYU-Idaho-students-Rexburg-residents-embrace-opportunities-to-serve-following-flood.html A severe rainstorm caused major flooding in Rexburg, Idaho, but community residents and BYU-Idaho students rallied to bail... Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:00:00 MDT The Clean Cut: BYU-Idaho students sing 'Called to Serve' while bailing water out of apartments http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606996/The-Clean-Cut-BYU-Idaho-students-sing-Called-to-Serve-while-bailing-water-out-of-apartments.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606996/The-Clean-Cut-BYU-Idaho-students-sing-Called-to-Serve-while-bailing-water-out-of-apartments.html When a severe thunderstorm caused flooding in Rexburg, Idaho, Brigham Young University-Idaho students bailed water out of... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 21:35:00 MDT BYU-Idaho, Rexburg experience flooding after heavy thunderstorms http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606990/BYU-Idaho-Rexburg-experience-flooding-after-heavy-thunderstorms.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606990/BYU-Idaho-Rexburg-experience-flooding-after-heavy-thunderstorms.html Heavy thunderstorms resulted in close to 2 inches of rain and severe flooding throughout Rexburg and Madison County Tuesday... Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:00:00 MDT Returned missionary son tackles mom during airport reunion (+video) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606859/Returned-missionary-son-tackles-mom-during-airport-reunion-video.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606859/Returned-missionary-son-tackles-mom-during-airport-reunion-video.html Susie Atwood experienced five consecutive years of sending children on LDS missions. When her last son returned, he tackled... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:30:00 MDT Spirit of competition is alive and well at BYU-Idaho http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606726/Spirit-of-competition-is-alive-and-well-at-BYU-Idaho.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606726/Spirit-of-competition-is-alive-and-well-at-BYU-Idaho.html An overview of the competitive-sports program at BYU-Idaho. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:00:00 MDT Videographer explains drone flight over D.C. Temple, expresses newfound appreciation for LDS Church http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606680/Videographer-explains-drone-flight-over-DC-Temple-expresses-newfound-appreciation-for-LDS-Church.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606680/Videographer-explains-drone-flight-over-DC-Temple-expresses-newfound-appreciation-for-LDS-Church.html Tony Collins recently flew a drone over the Washington D.C. Temple, sharing a new perspective on the beloved building. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:00:00 MDT Drone flies over LDS Washington D.C.Temple, captures unique view http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606575/Drone-flies-over-LDS-Washington-DCTemple-captures-unique-view.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606575/Drone-flies-over-LDS-Washington-DCTemple-captures-unique-view.html Tony Collins recently flew a drone over the Washington D.C. Temple, sharing a new perspective on the beloved building. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:00:00 MDT BYU, BYU-Idaho landscape management students 'making the earth a more beautiful place' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606548/BYU-BYU-Idaho-landscape-management-students-making-the-earth-a-more-beautiful-place.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606548/BYU-BYU-Idaho-landscape-management-students-making-the-earth-a-more-beautiful-place.html The landscape management programs at BYU and BYU-Idaho are among the best in the nation. In 10 of the past 12 years, either... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 16:09:10 MDT Tornado makes a cameo in Canadian couple's wedding photos http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606469/Tornado-makes-a-cameo-in-Canadian-couples-wedding-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606469/Tornado-makes-a-cameo-in-Canadian-couples-wedding-photos.html Photos of a tornado as the backdrop of a Canadian couple's wedding photos have gone viral. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 06:05:00 MDT The Clean Cut: Dad and daughter sing Christian song 'My Roots Grow Down' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606458/The-Clean-Cut-Dad-and-daughter-sing-Christian-song-My-Roots-Grow-Down.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606458/The-Clean-Cut-Dad-and-daughter-sing-Christian-song-My-Roots-Grow-Down.html Daddy-daughter duo, "The Rookies," sings a Christian song called "My Roots Grow Down" by Sarah Pirtle. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:26:41 MDT 4-year-old basketball prodigy beats kids twice his age, plays like Kevin Durant http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606283/4-year-old-basketball-prodigy-beats-kids-twice-his-age-plays-like-Kevin-Durant.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606283/4-year-old-basketball-prodigy-beats-kids-twice-his-age-plays-like-Kevin-Durant.html Four-year-old Josiah Brown just graduated preschool, but he plays basketball against kids twice his age. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:58:44 MDT BYU-Idaho ensemble performs oratorio in Tabernacle http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606215/BYU-Idaho-ensemble-performs-oratorio-in-Tabernacle.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606215/BYU-Idaho-ensemble-performs-oratorio-in-Tabernacle.html As part of a three-city tour, an ensemble from BYU-Idaho performed "How Beautiful Upon the Mountains," a musical oratorio... Fri, 04 Jul 2014 03:40:00 MDT LDS musician Josh Wright moves on to round two on 'America's Got Talent' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606247/LDS-musician-Josh-Wright-moves-on-to-round-two-on-Americas-Got-Talent.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606247/LDS-musician-Josh-Wright-moves-on-to-round-two-on-Americas-Got-Talent.html LDS pianist Josh Wright auditioned for "America's Got Talent" and moved on to the next round. Thu, 03 Jul 2014 09:10:00 MDT Bruno Mars dedicates 'Just The Way You Are' to girl who lost her family in a drunk driving accident http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606203/Bruno-Mars-dedicates-Just-The-Way-You-Are-to-girl-who-lost-her-family-in-a-drunk-driving-accident.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606203/Bruno-Mars-dedicates-Just-The-Way-You-Are-to-girl-who-lost-her-family-in-a-drunk-driving-accident.html Zumyah Thorpe lost her mother and two sisters in a drunk driving accident in 2013, and also sustained a brain injury. While... Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:07:43 MDT Lindsey Stirling performs at Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605866/Lindsey-Stirling-performs-at-Washington-DC-Temple-Visitors-Center.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605866/Lindsey-Stirling-performs-at-Washington-DC-Temple-Visitors-Center.html Lindsey Stirling gave a fireside at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center June 25 where she both spoke and played her... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:41:01 MDT U.S. soccer star Clint Dempsey attributes success to God http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605848/US-soccer-star-Clint-Dempsey-attributes-success-to-God.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605848/US-soccer-star-Clint-Dempsey-attributes-success-to-God.html U.S. soccer team captain Clint Dempsey has deep religious roots. Dempsey has attended Catholic mass throughout his life and... Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:56:56 MDT Disney's forthcoming 'Into the Woods' to be a censored version of the original http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605802/Disneys-forthcoming-Into-the-Woods-to-be-a-censored-version-of-the-original.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605802/Disneys-forthcoming-Into-the-Woods-to-be-a-censored-version-of-the-original.html Stephen Sondheim recently announced that his original musical "Into the Woods" will be censored for a family-friendly... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:50:00 MDT Utah teen impresses judges on 'So You Think You Can Dance' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605778/Utah-teen-impresses-judges-on-So-You-Think-You-Can-Dance.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605778/Utah-teen-impresses-judges-on-So-You-Think-You-Can-Dance.html A Utah teen has made it beyond the audition phase on "So You Think You Can Dance." Landon Anderson will be vying for a spot... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 13:10:00 MDT First 'Mockingjay' promo released online http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605774/First-Mockingjay-promo-released-online.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605774/First-Mockingjay-promo-released-online.html The first promo for "Mockingjay — Part 1," the third film in the "Hunger Games" series, was posted online Wednesday.... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 12:01:45 MDT ‘Calamity Jane’ entertains buckaroos and city slickers alike http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605669/6Calamity-Jane7-entertains-buckaroos-and-city-slickers-alike.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605669/6Calamity-Jane7-entertains-buckaroos-and-city-slickers-alike.html Desert Star Playhouse's new production, "Calamity Jane: Cowgirls Just Wanna Have Fun," runs through Aug. 23. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 17:20:00 MDT Grandmother baby showers: New trend annoys moms-to-be http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605554/Grandmother-baby-showers-New-trend-annoys-moms-to-be.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605554/Grandmother-baby-showers-New-trend-annoys-moms-to-be.html Grandma-to-be baby showers — a trend designed for a woman's friends to equip her with essential baby-caring gear... Fri, 20 Jun 2014 18:15:00 MDT Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone outsmart paparazzi by helping charities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605466/Andrew-Garfield-and-Emma-Stone-outsmart-paparazzi-by-helping-charities.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605466/Andrew-Garfield-and-Emma-Stone-outsmart-paparazzi-by-helping-charities.html Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone gave the paparazzi a picture worth a thousand words when they held signs up in front of their... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:20:00 MDT Provo City Center Temple time-lapse video shows construction progress http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605456/Provo-City-Center-Temple-time-lapse-video-shows-construction-progress.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605456/Provo-City-Center-Temple-time-lapse-video-shows-construction-progress.html The Provo City Center Temple will be under construction for at least another year, but Internet users can access live updates... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:37:06 MDT Diagon Alley, Gringotts ride to open in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter July 8 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605408/Diagon-Alley-Gringotts-ride-to-open-in-the-Wizarding-World-of-Harry-Potter-July-8.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605408/Diagon-Alley-Gringotts-ride-to-open-in-the-Wizarding-World-of-Harry-Potter-July-8.html Diagon Alley is the newest addition to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. It will open July 8, and fans of the "Harry... Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:40:00 MDT The Clean Cut: Kid creates a rap song in 30 seconds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605382/The-Clean-Cut-Kid-creates-a-rap-song-in-30-seconds.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605382/The-Clean-Cut-Kid-creates-a-rap-song-in-30-seconds.html Little kid gives a YouTube tutorial on how to make a rap song in 30 seconds. Wed, 18 Jun 2014 11:50:00 MDT 9-year-old basketball star plays for high school team, recruited by University of Miami http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605331/9-year-old-basketball-star-plays-for-high-school-team-recruited-by-University-of-Miami.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605331/9-year-old-basketball-star-plays-for-high-school-team-recruited-by-University-of-Miami.html 9-year-old basketball prodigy Jaden Newman recently received a recruiting letter from the University of Miami to play on its... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:54:45 MDT Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman sing 'Amazing Grace' to patients in children's hospital http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605272/Keith-Urban-Nicole-Kidman-sing-Amazing-Grace-to-patients-in-childrens-hospital.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605272/Keith-Urban-Nicole-Kidman-sing-Amazing-Grace-to-patients-in-childrens-hospital.html Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman sing "Amazing Grace" to patients and nurses at a children's hospital in Clayton, Australia. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:35:32 MDT 'Frozen' star to perform with Mormon Tabernacle Choir in Pioneer Day concert http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605122/Frozen-star-to-perform-with-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-in-Pioneer-Day-concert.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605122/Frozen-star-to-perform-with-Mormon-Tabernacle-Choir-in-Pioneer-Day-concert.html Santino Fontana, known for his role as Hans in "Frozen," will join The Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square... Sat, 14 Jun 2014 13:13:36 MDT Mormon selfies spread as Latter-day Saints share Book of Mormon experiences http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605029/Mormon-selfies-spread-as-Latter-day-Saints-share-Book-of-Mormon-experiences.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605029/Mormon-selfies-spread-as-Latter-day-Saints-share-Book-of-Mormon-experiences.html Missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints invited those who have read the Book of Mormon to share... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:14:14 MDT Netflix plans 'Magic School Bus' revival http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605075/Netflix-plans-Magic-School-Bus-revival.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605075/Netflix-plans-Magic-School-Bus-revival.html Netflix announced plans to produce "The Magic School Bus 360," a 26-episode revival of the popular 1990s television program.... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:00:00 MDT BYU-Idaho devotional: Trust essential to building leaders http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605037/BYU-Idaho-devotional-Trust-essential-to-building-leaders.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605037/BYU-Idaho-devotional-Trust-essential-to-building-leaders.html Building leadership requires the “building of people — not products,” said Elder Bradley D. Foster of the... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:03:25 MDT Nun sings her way to success, wins 'The Voice of Italy' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604651/Nun-sings-her-way-to-success-wins-The-Voice-of-Italy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604651/Nun-sings-her-way-to-success-wins-The-Voice-of-Italy.html Singing nun Cristina Scuccia won "The Voice of Italy" Thursday night with 62 percent of the votes. Scuccia was offered a... Sat, 07 Jun 2014 17:42:42 MDT