BYUH distance learning projects forge ahead

Mike Foley | University Relations | 24 September 2008

Faculty, staff, students and volunteers continue to refine Brigham Young University Hawaii's on-line learning model and develop early distance learning courses that will better prepare incoming students, facilitate current students to take more classes and cost-effectively extend BYUH's reach well beyond the campus.

BYU Jerusalem: A journey through space and time

Chase Barlet | University Relations | 19 September 2008

Venture entrepreneur stresses goal commitment as key to success

Chase Barlet | University Relations | 19 September 2008

BYU Hawaii alumnus David Ing presented a motivational lecture at the weekly Entrepreneurship Lecture Series on Thursday, September 11, 2008. Ing focused on the entrepreneurial prospects and skills by sharing his own personal experiences and insight on what it takes to prove successful not only in business, but also in life.

Kaluhiokalani devotional: Two ways to endure adversity

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 17 September 2008

Developing a testimony of Jesus Christ, holding to the iron rod, and having a positive attitude was advice given to BYU-Hawaii students at the September 16 devotional by President George Kaluhiokalani, president of the Kaneohe, Hawaii Stake. He counseled students to use adversity to strengthen their testimonies rather than let it sour their experiences.

CIE gets new director, new vision

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 12 September 2008

Two new faces now call the Willes Center for International Entrepreneurship and Brigham Young University Hawaii home. James Ritchie became the Director of the CIE in August and Leonard Black joined as the new Entrepreneur-in-residence around the same time.

BYUH Army ROTC students complete tough military training

Serafina Sauia | BYUH Army ROTC | 12 September 2008

Chowen convocation: education reform

 Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 11 September 2008

Encouraging teachers to reform their courses using “the three R’s of education,” Brent W. Chowen, Assistant Professor in the BYU-Hawaii School of Education, urged educators to create a more global university and improve students’ learning experiences during his Convocation address September 9.

September Q-and-A forum meets early

Mike Foley | University Relations | 6 September 2008

In their September 4 Question-and-Answer Forum, the Brigham Young University Hawaii President's Council fielded queries on topics including athletics versus academics, the new tuition deadline, the role of the sailing canoe Iosepa in the community, student employment hiring, the status of Honors and other programs, and the married student housing waiting list.