In 2000, he introduced the hall as an oasis in the middle of city
Let's not forget Pres. Hinckley's establishment of BYU-Idaho, now one of the
largest universities in the Intermountain West with 20,000 annual enrollment.
The fruits of that effort will blossom more every year for the rest of all our
While construction of the Conference Center was a monumental achievement,
President Hinckley's legacy extends far Salt Lake City. In particular, his
leadership in taking the ordinances of the temple to people throughout the world
will bless the lives of millions. God bless the Hinckley and Monson families.