INSTITUTE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/INSTITUTE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Will: A way back to limited government http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57794446-82/convention-compact-amendment-congress.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57794446-82/convention-compact-amendment-congress.html.csp">Will: A way back to limited government</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George F. Will</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T01:01:03.009-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">PHOENIX — From the Goldwater Institute, the fertile frontal lobe of the conservative movement’s brain, comes an innovative idea that is gaining traction in Alaska, Arizona and Georgia, and its advocates may bring it to at least 35 other states’ legislatures. It would use the Constitution’s Article V to move the nation back toward the limited government the Constitution’s Framers thought their document guaranteed. The Compact for America is the innovation of the Goldwater Institute’s Nick Dranias...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57794446@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 01:01:03 MDT Only 2 midsize SUVs get top rating in crash tests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57790333-79/crash-institute-test-front.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57790333-79/crash-institute-test-front.html.csp">Only 2 midsize SUVs get top rating in crash tests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM KRISHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T12:13:46.668-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 12:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • Only two of nine midsize SUVs got the highest rating in crash tests done by an insurance industry group. The Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain, both made by General Motors, received the highest “good” rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The Toyota Highlander got the second-best “acceptable” rating in tests of 2014 models. But the Jeep Grand Cherokee, Toyota 4Runner and Ford Explorer got “marginal” ratings, while the Kia Sorento, Mazda CX-9 and Honda Pilot all were r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577903332014-04-08T12:13:46.668-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T12:13:46.668-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790333@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 12:13:46 MDT Rare honor: Female BYU prof to run Mormon institute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57725508-180/lds-byu-church-institute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57725508-180/lds-byu-church-institute.html.csp">Rare honor: Female BYU prof to run Mormon institute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T11:46:52.257-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The LDS Church has named Barbara Morgan to head its LDS Institute of Religion in Cambridge, Mass. Women rarely oversee Mormon institutes of religion, and Morgan’s selection is believed to be highest-profile appointment to such a job for an LDS woman . Morgan will take a year leave of absence from her position in the religion department at Brigham Young University before taking over in September in Massachusetts, according to a statement on BYU’s Religious Studies Facebook page. “She will be te...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57725508@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 11:46:52 MDT Sundance to start filmmakers’ lab to develop TV and online shows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57703408-66/sundance-lab-institute-shows.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/57703408-66/sundance-lab-institute-shows.html.csp">Sundance to start filmmakers’ lab to develop TV and online shows</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-21T15:07:25.227-06:00">Updated Mar 21, 2014 03:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Sundance Institute is looking to help makers of TV shows in the same way it supports indie filmmakers. Sundance today announced it is expanding its filmmaking labs to include writers and creators of TV and online shows. The first Sundance Institute Episodic Story Lab will be held this fall at the Sundance resort in Provo Canyon. Keri Putnam, Sundance’s executive director, said in a statement that the lab will let artists “develop unique multi-part projects, working in a setting where they wi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57703408@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:07:25 MDT Survey: Newspapers retain role as primary source of news http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogseditor/57697523-225/news-press-media-institute.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogseditor/57697523-225/news-press-media-institute.html.csp">Survey: Newspapers retain role as primary source of news</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Carricaburu</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T09:46:49.887-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Like all news organizations, The Salt Lake Tribune is intensely interested in how news consumers’ habits are changing. A new study out this week offers some insight — and a few surprising conclusions. Chief among those surprises is a finding by the Media Insight Project that dispels a widely held belief that people, depending on their generation, turn to just a few primary sources for news. “In contrast to the idea that one generation tends to rely on print, another on television and still anot...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57697523@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:46:49 MDT Vatican City consumes more wine per capita than any other country http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57596461-80/per-vatican-capita-wine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57596461-80/per-vatican-capita-wine.html.csp">Vatican City consumes more wine per capita than any other country</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERIC J. LYMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T09:50:02.362-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 09:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rome • Tiny Vatican City consumes more wine per capita than any other country in the world, according to information from the California-based Wine Institute. According to the institute’s latest statistics, the Vatican consumed 74 liters of wine per person, around double the per-capita consumption of Italy as a whole. A standard bottle of wine is about 0.75 liter. And while some of that consumption is clearly related to ceremonial Communion wine, Italian news reports say it’s more likely because...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57596461@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:50:02 MDT Study: Accident rates for older drivers are improving http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57573402-68/drivers-older-age-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57573402-68/drivers-older-age-percent.html.csp">Study: Accident rates for older drivers are improving</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-20T18:24:08.773-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 06:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Safety researchers expressed concern a decade ago that traffic accidents would increase as the nation’s aging population swelled the number of older drivers on the road. Now, they say they’ve been proved wrong. Today’s drivers aged 70 and older are less likely to be involved in crashes than previous generations and are less likely to be killed or seriously injured if they do crash, according to a study released Thursday by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. That’s because v...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575734022014-02-20T18:24:08.773-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-20T18:24:08.773-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57573402@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 18:24:08 MDT