Disney on Violin
Jenny Oaks Baker, concert violinist and no. 1 Billboard recording artist, will perform on campus four times Aug. 16–19 during BYU’s Education Week. Baker’s program Wish Upon a Star—A Tribute to the Magical Music of Walt Disney promises favorites like “Once Upon a Dream,” the Mary Poppins Suite, and more.
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The Story Trek
Has former reporter Todd M. Hansen (BA ’93) knocked on your door yet? Because he might, asking you to share your story on national TV. Say yes, and you’ll become part of The Story Trek, a new BYU series that proves everyone has a story to tell. Watch The Story Trek Thursdays at 7 and 10 p.m. on BYUtv.
On the Shelf
Hobbits, Orcs, and Christianity
Middle Earth fans, read what scholars have to say about Christian themes in Tolkien’s popular trilogy in the new book The Ring and the Cross, coauthored and edited by BYU associate professor of history Paul E. Kerry (BA ’89).