Peace promotion at BYU-Hawaii

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 13 October 2008

The path of righteousness: a more excellent way

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 9 October 2008

Dr. Hiagi WesleyHonesty, education, truth, and missionary work were a just a few of the topics addressed by BYU-Hawaii education professor Dr. Hiagi Wesley during his devotional address October 7. He told the students by putting God and the Church first in their lives they would “be following a more excellent way.”

Dr. Wesley, a convert to the LDS Church originally from Rotuma, opened his address by encouraging the students to follow a more excellent way, and he said, “To ensure that we can be partakers of that gift, the Savior declared: Come, follow me!  To truly acquire a more excellent way, we must be willing to follow line upon line, precept upon precept and live by every word which proceedeth forth from the mouth of God.”

Financial forum: advice leans on prophetic wisdom

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 4 October 2008

A sweet story of peace and hope

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 3 October 2008

To share great examples of hope during his devotional address September 30, BYU-Hawaii Vice President for Academics, exemplified his pioneer ancestors during his devotional address September 30. Dr. Max L. Checketts used his ancestor’s pioneer stories, and stories from the lives of Book of Mormon and Bible prophets, to teach how hope is the way “for us to overcome our adversity and challenges.”

BYUH outlines new 2009 academic calendar

Mike Foley | University Relations | 26 September 2008

Brigham Young University Hawaii will follow a new year-round academic calendar starting in January 2009 that features shorter winter and fall semesters with longer class hours, three terms over the spring and summer, and shorter breaks in between. The new schedule will enable a diligent student taking a full load to complete a bachelor's degree in three years.

Faith as a measure of devotion

Ryan Anderson | University Relations | 25 September 2008

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