The 73rd annual Campus Education Week at Brigham Young University, titled "Education for Mind, Body and Spirit," will run Tuesday through Friday, Aug. 22-25.
Featuring nearly 1,100 classes and an anticipated 34,000 attendees, Education Week is the largest single-event adult education program in the United States and is directed by BYU's Division of Continuing Education and the Church Educational System of the LDS Church.Instructors are from BYU and the Church Educational System and classes begin at 8:30 a.m., continuing through 9:25 p.m. daily. Morning-only and afternoon-only options are also available. To receive registration information, call 378-2087. At-the-door tuition is $34.
Elder Spencer J. Condie, a member of the First Quorum of the Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will speak at a BYU devotional Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the Marriott Center in conjunction with Education Week.
Elder Condie is the first counselor in the North America Northwest Area Presidency. He previously served in the Second Quorum of the Seventy and in the Europe and Europe/ Mediterra-nean area presidencies.
As a sociology professor, Elder Condie conducted several studies on families, marriage satisfaction and male/female reactions to stress. He also wrote numerous articles for the Ensign and New Era as well as scientific journals.
BYU will also sponsor a craft and hobby idea fair during Education Week. The public is invited to visit the displays in the gallery and rooms 347 and 348 of the Wilkinson Center between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday and between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday.
The conference is open to anyone age 14 or older who agrees to uphold BYU standards of dress and conduct while attending Education Week.
Courses cover a variety of topics, including art, business, education, family, religion and youth.
The 1996 Campus Education Week will be Aug. 19 through 23.