BYU-Idaho BYU-Idaho en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:13:20 MDT Newspapers Comedian Jim Gaffigan believes having children has made him a better man Comedian Jim Gaffigan defies world standards by raising five children with his wife, Jeannie. When asked why he has such a... Thu, 08 May 2014 14:30:00 MDT Man with Down syndrome fulfills dream to sing national anthem at Fenway Park Massachusetts resident Mike Mullins fulfilled his decade-long dream to sing the national anthem at Fenway Park. Tue, 06 May 2014 15:40:00 MDT ‘Peter Pan’ at Hale Center Theater Orem hooks audiences Hale Center Theater's latest musical, "Peter Pan," runs through June 14. This energetic, fast-paced and clever production is... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 15:23:41 MDT Hale Centre Theatre West Valley announces 2015 season Hales Centre Theatre West Valley announced its 2015 season, which includes "Disney's The Little Mermaid," "Ghost the... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15:55:00 MDT BYU-Idaho: 'Living a benevolent life' Elder Richard J. Maynes, a member of the Presidency of the Seventy, speaks to graduates during BYU-Idaho's commencement on... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:28:30 MDT BYU tops Business Insider's list of colleges where students are both hot and smart For the second year in a row, Brigham Young University in Provo ranks as the No. 1 school to find students who are both "hot"... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 23:20:59 MDT Report: BYU-Hawaii to phase out athletics over three years KSL is reporting that BYU-Hawaii will phase out its athletic program over three years. This comes on the heels of a Hawaii... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:20:01 MDT Gameday glance: Idaho State at BYU, Nov. 16, 1 p.m. Game day rail for BYU-Idaho State Sat, 16 Nov 2013 01:29:56 MST BYU football, basketball crowds to recite Gettysburg address this weekend The crowd at BYU's basketball game tonight will recite the Gettysburg Address at halftime, as will fans at the Cougar... Fri, 15 Nov 2013 13:40:05 MST President Eyring's biography offers unique view of his life President Henry B. Eyring's new biography, "I Will Lead You," contains a large amount of his journal writings and is a candid... Thu, 07 Nov 2013 05:00:00 MST Whoops! BYU mistakenly ranked healthiest; real No. 1 little surprise Using data about drinking, drugs and dining options, an online publication ranked BYU the healthiest college in America. But... Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:45:00 MDT How one U.S. college is using a radical new program to reach students around the world Thanks to online BYU-I courses, access to LDS-owned buildings across the globe and hundreds of volunteer senior missionaries,... Sat, 26 Oct 2013 20:40:00 MDT Pioneer Theatre Company announces 'Play-by-Play' series Pioneer Theatre Company plans to present three new plays to audiences in a spring 2014 play reading series,... Sat, 19 Oct 2013 16:30:00 MDT Book review: ‘Mile 21’ evokes a marathon of emotions Feeling alone and unloved, a 21-year-old widow at BYU-Idaho finds romance and peace after the death of her husband in the... Sat, 19 Oct 2013 05:00:00 MDT Teeples: Why not make BYU-Idaho a part of Cougar Nation? When the LDS Church transformed the school from a two-year college to a full-fledged university in 2001, it also took away... Wed, 08 May 2013 10:05:00 MDT 3 Mormon contestants on 'The Voice' eliminated Monday, 1 more competes Tuesday For Mormons Amy Whitcomb, Ryan Hayes and Jon Peter Lewis, the end of their road on "The Voice" arrived Monday night in the... Tue, 30 Apr 2013 15:35:00 MDT Family builds Mormon temples out of Legos The Wilkey family began building Lego temples as a Sunday night activity, but it soon became a passion when they started... Tue, 23 Apr 2013 14:15:00 MDT Is it all bad? Reality television that inspires While most reality television shows obscure America's view of what is real and what is not, other programs are inspiring and... Thu, 18 Apr 2013 16:25:00 MDT Salt Lake Lego enthusiast comes up with company's next big idea Lego Cuusoo, a website produced by Lego in 2008, is the medium by which fans of the famous company can propose ideas for new... Tue, 16 Apr 2013 15:15:00 MDT Historic LDS newspaper volume presented in auction “The Latter-day Saints Messenger and Advocate,” one of the earliest publications in church history, was up for... Tue, 16 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT Arizona special-needs student continues to inspire classmates When Carson Jones invited Chy Johnson to sit with him and his football buddies at lunch last fall, he didn't think it was a... Thu, 11 Apr 2013 09:00:00 MDT Three sisters show faith through illness With three of her four children experiencing health challenges, it would be easy for Natasha Wilson to ask, "Why me?" But she... Wed, 10 Apr 2013 08:00:00 MDT Returned missionary surprises high school sweetheart on her birthday (+video) Josh Jones, a recently returned missionary who served in Johannesburg, South Africa, surprised his high school sweetheart by... Tue, 09 Apr 2013 09:30:00 MDT Jimmer and Whitney Fredette update (+wedding video) Jimmer Fredette along with his new wife, Whitney, will potentially move with the Sacramento Kings, but for now they are... Fri, 05 Apr 2013 10:10:00 MDT Ballet West announces new season schedule Ballet West has entertained audiences for 50 years. The company recently announced its schedule for the upcoming season. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 17:30:00 MDT Conference memories can last — and inspire — a lifetime The October 2012 general conference was memorable, largely because of President Monson's historic missionary age... Tue, 02 Apr 2013 05:00:00 MDT BYU professors share experiences in the Holy Land during Easter time American Christians celebrate Easter to an extent, but those celebrating Easter in Jerusalem are far more involved in the... Thu, 28 Mar 2013 05:00:00 MDT Premature baby's story told through blog Marshall Stout was born three months before his due date, making him a "micro-preemie" baby. Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:45:00 MDT It's never too late to begin genealogy While many attendees at RootsTech are genealogy veterans, there are also many beginners. In a class for beginners, Lisa Alzo... Mon, 25 Mar 2013 05:00:00 MDT Elder Dallin H. Oaks' recent visit to Asia highlighted in new video The LDS Church has taken great strides in Asia over the past few years. Recently, Elder Dallin H. Oaks traveled there, and... Fri, 22 Mar 2013 13:30:00 MDT More than 70 countries are represented on one college campus BYU-Hawaii is the most diverse college campus in the nation with students from more than 70 countries represented at the... Thu, 21 Mar 2013 05:00:00 MDT Brains and beauty: Business Insider ranks BYU as 'hottest' university Brigham Young University ranked No. 1 on a list of 25 universities where "students are both hot and smart." Wed, 20 Mar 2013 19:45:00 MDT Easter musical 'Lamb of God' comes to Abravanel Hall Rob Gardner's "Lamb of God" production is an Easter celebration of Christ's life and resurrection, that shares a message of... Wed, 13 Mar 2013 17:39:11 MDT Faith compels Christian family to keep on adopting, many with special needs Mike and Sharon Dennehy thought they had everything they needed,until they recognized God's will in their lives. After... Mon, 11 Mar 2013 18:35:00 MDT What advice would you give your pre-mom self? (+video) Mothers are constantly receiving advice from other moms, but what could be better than taking advice from yourself? In this... Mon, 11 Mar 2013 14:35:00 MDT Book review: Orson Scott Card's 'The Gate Thief' tells gripping, dark story As the second book in Orson Scott Card's Mither Mages series, “The Gate Thief” continues the action but may not... Sat, 09 Mar 2013 13:30:00 MST 'Oz the Great and Powerful' faces a classic challenge For more than 70 years, children have experienced the enchanting and whimsical land of Oz through the eyes of a young,... Thu, 07 Mar 2013 12:30:00 MST Changing universities from the inside out There is no question higher education is facing a crisis: tuition costs are on the rise, for profit universities are... Tue, 05 Mar 2013 09:55:00 MST Why are so many mommy bloggers Mormon? In the last few years, it has become popular for stay-at-home moms to write blogs about everyday life with their kids.... Thu, 28 Feb 2013 09:55:00 MST LDS family makes Owl City lip dub music video Brian Richardson and his family of eight enjoy spending time together so much they wanted to document it. The family made a... Wed, 27 Feb 2013 14:20:00 MST YouTube videos show Mormon missionaries' emotional reunions with family members Although to their families it seems like missionaries are gone for an eternity, their two years eventually come to an end and... Tue, 26 Feb 2013 12:15:00 MST Fighting cancer with faith: 12-year-old with leukemia receives strength from strangers' prayers (+video) Ashtyn Poulsen was a healthy 12-year-old girl — until she was diagnosed with leukemia in January. With her family by... Tue, 26 Feb 2013 05:00:00 MST Utah woman becomes a 'Reynolds Real Mom' finalist Karen Peterson, a Utah mom and blogger, is competing in the Reynolds Real Mom contest and has made it to the top 10. Over the... Mon, 25 Feb 2013 12:40:00 MST Three-year-old YouTube sprinkles sensation appears on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' (+video) John Boarman likes to tell stories, but he tells a downright lie when his mom asks him if he ate some sprinkles without... Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:48:17 MST New YouTube video answers the question 'What is love?' Bill and Glad are coming up on their 50th wedding anniversary and their vows are as strong as ever. Glad suffers from... Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:20:00 MST Counsel from President Henry B. Eyring featured in new Mormon Messages video In this Mormon Message, President Henry B. Eyring encourages everyone to turn to the Lord with their burdens so he can bear... Wed, 20 Feb 2013 14:00:00 MST Military tuition assistance program in limbo at BYU Military reservists studying at BYU may lose thousands of dollars in tuition credits if the university does not sign a new... Tue, 19 Feb 2013 18:30:00 MST LDS group The Piano Guys releases Taylor Swift cover for Valentine's Day (+videos) The Piano Guys released their latest video, featuring the musicians playing "Begin Again" in an indoor garden, just in time... Thu, 14 Feb 2013 15:40:00 MST Utah State University girls get upside-down kisses from Spider-Man in new YouTube prank video Stuart Edge asked several USU girls to take a survey about whether or not they would kiss Spiderman upside down if they had... Thu, 14 Feb 2013 10:40:00 MST 'Beautiful Creatures' fun but fails to fascinate Ethan falls in love with Lena as the forces of light and dark struggle to claim her powers. "Beautiful Creatures" has an... Thu, 14 Feb 2013 00:15:00 MST