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Utah State University Assistant Professor Idalis Villanueva.

USU Professor Awarded Nation's Highest Science and Engineering Honor

The White House last week announced that Utah State University Assistant Professor Idalis Villanueva will receive the highest honor awarded by the U.S. government to scientists and engineers.

aerial footage from the 2016 Tour de France

Tour de France Pelotons Governed by Sight, Not Aerodynamics

Fans will argue that a peloton creates an aerodynamic advantage, allowing riders to conserve energy. But what if the patterns in the peloton are formed not because of aerodynamics but rather, visual limitations?

USU professors with Egyptian delegation

USU Partners with Egyptian Universities for Water Resources Training

Faculty at Utah State University are developing the latest educational tools to train the next generation of engineers in Egypt and the Middle East.

Recent Stories

USU ecologist Bonnie Waring

USU Ecologist Receives DOE Grant to Study Soil's Role in Carbon Cycle

Bonnie Waring one of seven awardees selected nationally for ecological science funds

USU students on bikes in Moab

USU Moab Hosts USU Outdoor Product Design & Development Field Course

Twelve students from Utah State University recently completed an intensive three-week summer course in Outdoor Product Design and Development (OPDD), using the Moab area as a hub for their field course.

Members of the Cache Refugee and Immigrant Connection

World Refugee Day Serves up Community Spirit at First Neighborhood Picnic

Amid the hugs, waves and ethnic dishes at a recent Cache Valley summer gathering, something else stood out: a sense of community.

U.S. Air Force veteran Dave Snarr on a horse

USU and Military Veterans Taking the Reins

Utah State University Extension's Ride Utah! program for military veterans is proving to be successful just four years since its creation.

Jacey Skinner

New Members Added to Utah State University's Board of Trustees

Jacey Skinner and Wayne L. Niederhauser will officially begin their four-year terms on July 1. They will take the place of outgoing trustees Mark K. Holland and J. Scott Nixon.

trash bins near a campground

National Trash: Reducing Waste Produced in U.S. National Parks

When you think of national parks, you might picture the vast plateaus of the Grand Canyon, the intricate wetlands of the Everglades or the inspiring viewscapes of the Grand Tetons.