Bill Eggington to present BYU devotional address Nov. 8
November 02, 2011
Bill Eggington of Brigham Young University’s Linguistics and English language Department will give the devotional address Tuesday, Nov. 8 at 11 a.m. in the Marriott Center. He will be speaking on “Therefore Ye Are No More Strangers and Foreigners.”
Eggington has a bachelor's degree from BYU-Hawaii in English and teaching English as a second language with secondary teaching credentials. He earned master's and doctoral degrees in linguistics from the University of Southern California.
At an excavation site in northern Mexico, BYU archaeology students and professors recently discovered artifacts that have been buried for 1,000 years, including pottery sherds, hammer stones, maize kernels and — intriguing at a location 250 miles inland — a shell bead from the Pacific Ocean.