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J.D. Griffith, Pathway Managing Director

J.D. is the managing director of Pathway, which is, in his words, “a long title and really just means he goes to a lot of meetings.” He loves camping in the great outdoors inside his heated, 30-foot camp trailer.

2 August 2017

Have A Great Nephi Day

Sometimes we are faced with difficult decisions — but the Lord will always prepare a way

A change in name, a change in address, and a change in online education. The announcement of BYU-Pathway…

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21 June 2017

BYU-Pathway Employee Summer Picnic

Employees and their families gathered to share in their love of BYU-Pathway

Complete with a rock climbing wall, hot dogs, and a cotton candy machine, BYU-Pathway Worldwide employees and their…

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17 April 2017

Lifting Those Around Us

We can use our experiences in PathwayConnect to support and inspire the people around us

I was on my way home from a trip visiting students and local Church leaders in Portland, Oregon,…

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17 March 2017


Student employees strengthen their team bond as they share their experiences working for Pathway

From Communications to International advising, Pathway is supported by more than 100 student employees. These students work diligently…

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17 February 2017

Blessings from BYU-Idaho Devotionals

See how devotional blesses PathwayConnect students and online instructors

Sometimes BYU-Idaho can seem distant to those not physically on campus. Online broadcasts of weekly devotionals at BYU-Idaho can…

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27 January 2017

Popcorn Friday: A Pathway Tradition

Theatre-style popcorn keeps employees happy

Every Friday morning around 11 a.m., the smell of buttery popcorn fills the halls of the Pathway Home…

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2 January 2017

Finding Their Path

Extending the Reach of Pathway

While I was serving as the bishop of a Young Single Adult ward on a recent Sunday afternoon,…

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19 December 2016

Not a Typical Online Program

Local gatherings set Pathway apart as a model for worldwide higher education

Students begin to arrive. Slowly at first, then almost all at once. Anxious. A widowed mother of three…

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21 November 2016

Blessings of Pathway

A message from Pathway's Managing Director

After nearly two years of service as the bishop of a young single adult (YSA) ward in Rexburg,…

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9 August 2016

Pathway is About Hope

The first annual Pathway Missionary Conference held at BYU-Idaho

Trickling through the doors in pairs, Pathway missionaries anxiously awaited their turn to check in for what would…

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22 March 2016

PathwayConnect Drives Spiritual Growth

PathwayConnect helps provide living water

Many students join PathwayConnect in order to further educational or vocational goals, but they soon realize that PathwayConnect…

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4 February 2016

Meet Corey Christensen

Get to know one of Pathway's area managers

Pathway Area Manager Corey Christensen manages the operations of Pathway in Africa, the Caribbean, and the Pacific. Corey…

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28 January 2016

Hearts Full of Love

135 Pathway employees gather to focus on director’s vision of service and love

What is the proper response to a university program that expands by 263 percent in two and a…

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9 June 2015

From Clark to Gilbert

What BYU-Idaho's Presidents have done for Pathway

It was on September 5, 2006 that students gathered in the large gymnasium of the John W. Hart Building…

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10 March 2015

Evaluating What Matters Most

An invitation to students and missionaries from Pathway's managing director

On my desk at work, just a few inches above my computer monitor, hangs a document titled, “The…

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14 October 2014

For the Kingdom

Learn more about the origins of PathwayConnect and the future that lies in store for the program and its students

When the final figures for PathwayConnect’s fall 2012 enrollment came across the desk of BYU-Idaho President Kim B.…

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7 May 2014

PathwayConnect’s 100th Location in the U.S. & Canada

Find out what PathwayConnect means for students in Rexburg, Idaho

The clock showed 15 minutes until 6 p.m., and eager PathwayConnect students were already entering the Church building…

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