2015 Student Symposium

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9:00-9:50 AM
3220 WSC
 
Commentator: Casey Paul Griffiths, Department of Church History & Doctrine
Sam Jackson Gideon and Christ: Condescension as a Means to the Father’s End
Jenna Koford Approaching the Throne: The Power, Practice, and Purpose of Prayer
Evan Poff Book of Mormon Mysteries: References to the Mysteries of God in the Book of Mormon

3222 WSC

 
Commentator: Jan J. Martin, Department of Ancient Scripture
Aaron Montague What influence does pornography have on marriage?
Michelle Gioglio Experiences of Unmarried Women on the Pioneer Trek to Zion: Examples of the Faith, Courage, and Conviction of Single Sisters with the Willie, Martin, and Hunt Companies


3224 WSC

Commentator: Aaron P. Schade, Department of Ancient Scripture
Taylor Sterling Knapp The Law of Sacrifice
Tessa Hauglid The Measure of Courage: Marilynne Robinson’s Gentle Critique of the Christian Church in Gilead


3228 WSC

Commentator: Mark A. Wright, Department of Ancient Scripture
Whitney Wilcox Laycock Finding Christ’s Grace Throughout the Scriptures
Makayla Hatch The Enabling Power of the Atonement


10:00–10:50 AM

3220 WSC
 
Commentator: Aaron P. Schade, Department of Ancient Scripture
Nate Munk Charity Towards Those Who Are Different
Sam Williams Not Particularly Unusual? Maybe, But Not As They Say
Samantha Dodson Our Eternal Hero Story


3222 WSC

Commentator: Casey Paul Griffiths, Department of Church History & Doctrine
David W. Smith The Voices of the Father and the Son in Doctrine and Covenants 29
Bridger Talbot The Preservation and Destruction of LDS Tabernacles

10:00-10:50 AM

3224 WSC
 
Commentator: Mark D. Ogletree, Department of Church History & Doctrine
Mike Godfrey For the Earth is Full and there is Enough to Spare
Jacqueline N. Smith “We Must Go Through”: Jens Nielsen’s Persevering Leadership
Rachel Hickey Sexuality and the Mormon Church


3228 WSC

Commentator: Jan J. Martin, Department of Ancient Scripture
Megan Armknecht Mormon Women and Mother Eve: Perceptions, Parallels, and Pedestals
Ryan A. Chapman: A Delivering God


11:00–11:50 AM

3220 WSC
 
Commentator: Casey Paul Griffiths, Department of Church History & Doctrine
Louisa N. Greear Sister Edna Harker Thomas: Missionary and Mother in the First Japan Mission
Lauren Remington A Pecuniary People: In His Blood are We Bought and Paid For
Nicholas Davis Early Restoration Disciplinary Councils


3222 WSC

Commentator: Jan J. Martin, Department of Ancient Scripture
Ruth Reneer The Man on the Mountain
Justin M. DeLong “Then Sings My Soul”: Contemporary Christian Music in Latter-day Saint Culture
Loretta R. Farnsworth Visions for Our Day: John’s Revelation on Celestial Glory


3224 WSC

Commentator: Mark A. Wright, Department of Ancient Scripture
Elizabeth Nielson Between the Natural and the Spiritual Man: Weakness of Will, Mormonism, and the Conflicts of Duality
Caitrin Saiki The Creation: “The Love Which from Our Birth Over and Around Us Lies”
Spencer Larson “Until I Came and Mine Eyes Had Seen”


3228 WSC

Commentator: Aaron P. Schade, Department of Ancient Scripture 
Miranda Zemble The Beauty of Sacrifice
Carson Whiteley Bennett Joseph, Yusuf, and Joseph Smith