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Joe Caliendo

A Tribute to Dr. Joe Caliendo

Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 - Longtime civil engineering professor remembered as USU icon.... Read More

Toxicology student Sumira Phatak

USU Toxicology Student Takes American Society for Nutrition Top Awards

Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 - Award-winning research recently presented at a national conference by Sumira Phatak, a USU toxicology doctoral candidate, shows that when it comes to developing some cancers, you are what you eat and so are your great-grandchildren.... Read More

USU geoscientist Tammy Rittenour in Zion National Park

USU 'CAREER' Grant Recipient Receives New NSF Funding, New Challenges

Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 - Geoscientist Tammy Rittenour explores timing of geologic processes and maps stories of a restless planet with research projects in Utah, as well as overseas in Taiwan and Sicily.... Read More

flower bed with flowers in bloom

Ask an Expert - August Yard and Garden Checklist

Friday, Aug. 16, 2019 - The heat is on, and yards and gardens are trying to keep up with the temperatures. Consider these tips from the USU Extension Gardeners Almanac to keep your garden thriving this month. Also included are links for further information.... Read More

four women gathered together

USU Extension Co-sponsors Celebrating Women Conference

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 - Designed as an event to promote wellness and balance in the lives of women across the Wasatch Front, the conference will be held at the Weber State University Davis Campus Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.... Read More

Shanan Ballam

Behind the Mask of Red Riding Hood, New Logan Poet Laureate Found Her Voice

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 - As a graduate student, poet Shanan Ballam found herself staring at a blank page.... Read More

Jared Colton

Canvas Awards Prof for Teaching Skills to Make Class Material Accessible

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 - Nearly 100,000. That's the astounding number of PDFs in Canvas not easily accessible to students who are blind or otherwise disabled.... Read More

USU student working with a lathe

OPDD and ASTE Receive Grant to Advance Workforce Development Programs

Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 - Utah Department of Workforce Services awarded a grant to USU to help create career pathways for students looking to work in outdoor product design, product development and manufacturing.... Read More

USU football helmets

Utah State Football Announces Two Games Will Air on Facebook This Fall

Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 - Utah State football announced Monday that its home opener against Stony Brook and its season finale at New Mexico will both air exclusively on Facebook.... Read More

USU alum Miles Hanberg

USU Uintah Basin Alum Named Northeastern Region Supervisor by UDWR

Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019 - Miles Hanberg, a 2008 Utah State University Uintah Basin graduate, was named the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (UDWR) Northeastern Regional (NER) supervisor.... Read More

Biological engineering faculty Yu Huang

Linking Cellular Activity to Brain Tumors

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - Biological engineering faculty leads innovative study to better understand glioblastoma.... Read More

Peak Research Fellow Madison Taylor

Peak Performance: USU Geosciences Undergrad Explores Research Frontiers

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - Madison Taylor among first cohort of Peak Summer Research Fellows... Read More

person with a magnifying glass looking over a notebook.

Ask an Expert: Protect Yourself from Financial Fraud in 2019

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - There has been extensive reporting in recent news about data breaches, cyber security, Social Security numbers stolen, identity theft, fraud, scams, credit monitoring services, credit reports, credit scores, etc.... Read More

Four Corners Community Behavioral Health outdoor sign

USU Extension Receives Opioid Prevention Grant from USDA

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - Utah State University Extension recently received a grant for $175,000 for opioid prevention, treatment and recovery opportunities under USDA's 2019 Distance Learning and Telemedicine (DLT) Grant Program.... Read More

two women assisting a girl on a horse.

National Equine Therapy Training at Utah State University

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - Utah State University hosted an American Hippotherapy Association (AHA) course for licensed physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech language pathologists who use hippotherapy in treating clients.... Read More

students gathered around a table

OPDD and the Puerto Rico Outdoor Assoc. Discuss Value of Outdoor Industry

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - Andrew Deceuster, along with other government and association representatives, shared insights on the value of outdoor product design, product sustainability and entrepreneurship.... Read More

lone wolf in Yellowstone National Park

Fearing Cougars More Than Wolves, Yellowstone Elk Manage Threats from Both

Monday, Aug. 12, 2019 - Wolves are charismatic, conspicuous and easy to single out as the top predator affecting populations of elk, deer and other prey animals say Utah State University researchers Michael Kohl and Dan MacNulty.... Read More

Keep close tabs on your finances.

Ask an Expert: Protect Yourself from Financial Fraud

Friday, Aug. 09, 2019 - There has been extensive reporting in recent news about data breaches, cyber security, Social Security numbers stolen, identity theft, fraud, scams, credit monitoring services, credit reports, credit scores, etc. It can be tricky to navigate.... Read More

Six USU instructors on a panel at this year's ETE Conference.

Sixth Annual USU ETE Conference Slated for August 14

Thursday, Aug. 08, 2019 - Utah State University instructors are invited to attend the annual Empowering Teaching Excellence ETE Conference on Aug. 14... Read More

USU campus in summer

USU Responds to Concerns About Lawsuit

Wednesday, Aug. 07, 2019 - Jerusha Sanjeevi's suicide was a tragic event that had a huge impact on the Utah State University Psychology Department and on our entire university.... Read More

USU Alumni Band Closes Seasons with 'Cosmic Jazz'

USU Alumni Band Closes Season with 'Cosmic Jazz'

Thursday, Aug. 01, 2019 - The USU Alumni Band will perform 'Cosmic Jazz' for their final performance of the season in conjunction with the Small Satellite Conference at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, in the Daines Concert Hall.... Read More

Alison Adams-Perlac leads the Office of Equity.

USU's AAEO Office Updates Name to Office of Equity

Thursday, Aug. 01, 2019 - Change Better Reflects Services the Office Provides... Read More

people gathered around for ribbon cutting

USU Brigham City's Historic Trail and Virtual Museum Now Open

Friday, Jul. 26, 2019 - On July 13, 2019, the USU Brigham City Historic Trail and Virtual Museum opened to the public. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to celebrate the event and commemorate the Intermountain Indian School (IMS) and the Bushnell Hospital.... Read More

Merideth Thompson

USU Research Shows Feeling Ostracized at Work Negatively Impacts Families

Friday, Jul. 26, 2019 - New research from Utah State University's Jon M. Huntsman School of Business indicates 66% of employees experience some form of ostracism at work, which can create a significant negative impact on both the employee and the employee's family.... Read More

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USU Volunteers Pick Excess Fruit and Veggies in Cache Valley

Friday, Jul. 26, 2019 - USU Gleaning Team picking in trees and gardens for the community.... Read More

children at a petting zoo

USU Extension Gathers Research on Agritourism

Friday, Jul. 26, 2019 - In order to better serve the agritourism industry in the state of Utah, Utah State University Extension has developed a survey to gather research on the needs of agritourism organizations.... Read More

Philosophy Professor Charlie Huenemann

BBC4 asks USU Philosophy Prof to Take on 'Paradox' of our Real 'Selves'

Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019 - If you're seeking an answer to the most important question in the galaxy, you might track down wise, old Gandalf. He is, after all, a wizard.... Read More

Professors Bruce Bugbee and Lance Seefeldt with Matthew Hardy, Paul Kusuma and Shuyang Zhen

Farming Mars

Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019 - Bruce Bugbee recalls that on July 20, 1969, his mother called him and his friends to come inside because Apollo II astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were about to become the first humans to walk on the moon.... Read More

UCC students at a garden

Utah Food Corps Launches Operations at Utah State University

Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019 - The Utah Conservation Corps (UCC), based at the USU Center for Community Engagement, has been awarded an AmeriCorps VISTA grant to address student hunger and food security on six higher education institution throughout Utah.... Read More

Blake Tullis

New Administrative Changes in USU's Research Office

Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019 - The Utah State University Office of Research announced Blake Tullis as the new interim associate vice president for research.... Read More

Ogden Botanical Gardens

Ogden Botanical Gardens Celebrate 25 Years

Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019 - The Utah State University Extension Ogden Botanical Gardens will be a quarter of a century old this year, and a celebration will be held Aug. 1 at the gardens from 4 to 8 p.m.... Read More

2019 AIHA awards ceremony

USU Industrial Hygiene Student Group Receives 2019 Top National Honor

Thursday, Jul. 25, 2019 - Aggie undergrads praised by American Industrial Hygiene Association.... Read More

At the Peak logo

Utah State and the Mountain West Announce Launch of At the Peak

Tuesday, Jul. 23, 2019 - The Mountain West and its member institutions announced a new branding and marketing campaign for the conference to further define the MW's strong, energetic brand as it begins its 21st year as an NCAA Division I athletic conference.... Read More

Judie Shyman & Ed Melnick

USU's Summer Citizens - Judie Shyman & Ed Melnick

Tuesday, Jul. 23, 2019 - The Logan Summer Citizens program is as unique as its participants. No two summer citizens share the same experiences or even the same background.... Read More

Richard White

USU Library to host 25th annual Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture

Tuesday, Jul. 23, 2019 - Richard White, author and Stanford University historian, will present "What the Railroad Will Bring: The Promise and Reality of the Transcontinental Railroads," Thursday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m.... Read More

Bob Peterson

USU Uintah Basin Announces New Director of Student Affairs

Monday, Jul. 22, 2019 - Utah State University has hired Bob Peterson to direct the student affairs team and assist campus leadership at the Uintah Basin campus. Peterson brings experience in higher education and technical education to his role.... Read More

USU biologist Erin Bobeck

Taking Pains: USU Researchers Study Opioid Modulation in the Brain

Friday, Jul. 19, 2019 - Bobeck, McDermott, Afrose publish in 'Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics'... Read More


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