The funeral of President Gordon B. Hinckley will be televised at 11 a.m. Saturday and shown at three locations on the Brigham Young University campus.
BYU-TV and KBYU Television will broadcast the services live. On campus the broadcast will be shown in the Gordon B. Hinckley Alumni and Visitors Center, the Varsity Theatre and the Wilkinson Student Center Terrace. The doors of the Hinckley Center will open Saturday morning at 10 a.m. The Alumni Relations staff at the Hinckley Center also invites those who come to view an exhibit highlighting the prophet’s life and accomplishments.
Radio listeners can hear the services live on both Classical 89 and BYU Radio.
An interdisciplinary BYU team recently came together to conduct a research study in Nepal, aiming to measure brick workers’ exposure to pollutants and to assess their respiratory health. The eventual goal is to determine what information, technology and strategies they can develop with the Nepali people to help them improve their well-being.
The NSF recently awarded the cybersecurity program within the BYU Electrical & Computer Engineering department with a five-year, $3.7 million grant called the CyberCorps Scholarship for Service. BYU is one of only six schools nationwide to receive the award this year, which recognizes students with technical talent, moral integrity, leadership, and second language skills.