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Patrick Q. Mason

Leading Mormon Studies scholar Patrick Mason named as USU's Arrington Chair

Friday, Dec. 07, 2018 - Historian Patrick Q. Mason has been named the new Leonard J. Arrington Endowed Chair of Mormon History and Culture at Utah State University.... Read More


USU football players with Sound Beginnings students

The Sound of Football

Friday, Dec. 07, 2018 - Utah State University football players and the families of Sound Beginnings students were an inspiration to each other as they recently came together to enjoy a barbecue and play football.... Read More


child with a pile of presents

When is Enough, Enough? Consider Creative Deprivation This Holiday

Friday, Dec. 07, 2018 - We all know it is easy to get carried away with "decking the halls" during the holidays, and the concepts of excess, over indulgence and over scheduling come to mind this time of year more than ever.... Read More


Brad Mortensen

Aggie Alum Named Weber State University's 13th President

Friday, Dec. 07, 2018 - Brad L. Mortensen was selected after a 21-member Presidential Search Committee, co-chaired by Regent Jesselie Anderson and Weber State Trustee Chair Nolan Karras.... Read More


Professor Julena M. Bonner

USU Huntsman Research Explores Why Employees Sabotage Hostile Customers

Thursday, Dec. 06, 2018 - When customers are harsh or overly aggressive, reacting with retaliation and sabotage is an almost involuntary and immediate response for employees.... Read More


Miles Coker, Emma Thompson and Jamie Lowham

USU Soil Judging Students Claim Regional Title

Thursday, Dec. 06, 2018 - Students from Utah State University swept the regional soil judging competition recently hosted by Oregon State University.... Read More


A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket carrying USU’s SDL-designed Polar Scout small satellites

SDL-Designed Small Satellites Launched to Test Search and Rescue Tech

Thursday, Dec. 06, 2018 - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced the successful launch of it' Space Dynamics Laboratory-designed Polar Scout small satellites aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket into a sun synchronous orbit.... Read More


Students collaborate on research related to wildfire patterns

USU Grad Students Gain Cross-Disciplinary Skills to Tackle Climate Change

Wednesday, Dec. 05, 2018 - This hot-button issue involves a complex web of tenacious public opinion, volatile political environments, variable economics, intricate natural systems and time frames much longer than most folk's attention span.... Read More


Students line up in TSC to say thank you

Thank You Week' and 'Donor Education Week' Promote Positivity Before Finals

Wednesday, Dec. 05, 2018 - As Utah State University while students geared up for finals and campus became covered in snow, two student-run groups planned weeklong activities to give students reasons to be thankful.... Read More


Sachin Pavithran

USU's Pavithran Assumes National Leadership Role

Tuesday, Dec. 04, 2018 - The Association on University Centers on Disabilities has a new president-elect: one whose vision is to keep it moving on a path where younger, more diverse voices are included in its mission.... Read More


Jennifer Harvey

Grant Will Improve ASL Mentorship in Utah

Tuesday, Dec. 04, 2018 - School based American Sign Language interpreters in Utah sometimes work in isolation say researchers at Utah State University's Center for Persons with Disabilities.... Read More


School girls working on a project

USU Extension Receives $1 Million Grant To Fund Academic Support Programs

Tuesday, Dec. 04, 2018 - The grant, titled the Utah State Board of Education 21st Century Community Learning Center Grant, will last five years and cover three locations: Entheos Academy in Kearns, Entheos Academy in Magna and Red Cliffs Elementary in Nephi.... Read More


Carpenter bees on wild rose.

Think of Bees say USU Scientists, as Grand Staircase-Escalante Shrinks

Tuesday, Dec. 04, 2018 - A year ago, President Trump announced intent to reduce size of national monument... Read More


Illustration showing the arrival of NASA's OSIRIS-REx

Spacecraft with SDL Detectors Arrives at Asteroid

Monday, Dec. 03, 2018 - Utah State University's Space Dynamics Laboratory provided the detector assemblies for the OSIRIS-REx Camera Suite, called OCAMS, instruments.... Read More


Professor Andrew Deceuster and OPDD Senior Vernonica Villhard

OPDD Faculty and Student Participate as Innovation Award Judges

Monday, Dec. 03, 2018 - Utah State University Professor Andrew Deceuster and Outdoor Product Design and Development Senior Vernonica Villhard both participated as Innovation Award judges at Outdoor Retailer.... Read More


football players in congratulatory high-five

Utah State Football Will Play North Texas in 2018 New Mexico Bowl

Sunday, Dec. 02, 2018 - The December 15 game will be televised live on ESPN.... Read More


bubbly water

Bubbly Water Makes an Abnormal Splash

Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 - Researchers at Utah State University are splashing soapy water to unveil new discoveries within fluid dynamics.... Read More


woman with a variety of foods before her

Ask an Expert: Mindful Eating for the Holidays and Beyond

Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 - Busy schedules and food-centered activities during the holidays can all add up to eating when you're not hungry, making less nutritious food choices and overeating.... Read More


Sonja Jensen

USU-Tooele Hires New Director of Student Services

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - Utah State University-Tooele has hired Sonja Jensen as the new director of Student Services. Jensen started her new position October 8.... Read More


Light up the Sky rehearsal

Last Theater Show of Semester, Light up the Sky, Opens at the Caine Lyric

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - Light up the Sky by playwright Moss Hart runs at 7:30 p.m. November 30, December 1, 5-8 in the historic Caine Lyric Theatre in downtown Logan.... Read More


English professor Phebe Jensen with her exhibit

The 'Connected World' of Shakespeare's Era is Focus of New Exhibit

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - We take Tylenol today not so much because we believe in it, but because it's an accepted medical and scientific remedy.... Read More


Shannon Browne and student volunteers

In Thanksgiving Gift, Social Work Students Learn Truth of 'Helper Therapy'

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - "Helper therapy" is now more than simply a textbook concept for some 50 social work students.... Read More


The pedoanthracology team at the Pando Clone, south-central Utah

Global Research Exchanges Benefit Utah Aspen

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - A weave of Utah State University international relationships has led to worldwide forest ecology research, the establishment of a consortium, and hopefully a better understanding of one of the world's oldest and largest single organisms.... Read More


USU-Uintah Basin Nursing Class of 2018 with Big Blue

USU-Uintah Basin Nursing Students Have 100 Percent Job Placement

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - Utah State University Uintah Basin Nursing is pleased to announce that all 2018 graduates are now working as nurses.... Read More


USU Nov. 20 Inaugural Professor Lecture

How 'Year without Summer' Shaped USU Inaugural Professor's Trajectory

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 - Statistician John Stevens honored Nov. 20 at USU President's Home... Read More


USU Choir at rehearsal

Celebrate the Holiday Season with Timeless Music

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 - The Utah State University choirs combine to present Winter Songs Thursday, November 29 at 6 and 8 p.m. at the St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Hyde Park.... Read More


man an woman next to tent in the wilderness

A Finger on the Pulse of U.S. State Parks

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 - A Report on National Trends from 1984 to 2017... Read More


Prodigy App visual on a computer

USU Students are Working to Change the Music Industry

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 - Prodigy, the idea of Huntsman School of Business students Chase Roper and Michael Crane, is a new music streaming application that will focus on helping small artists succeed.... Read More


USU Football Coach Matt Wells (center, U State hat)

Utah State's Matt Wells Named Mountain West Coach of the Year 2018

Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018 - A School-Record 18 Aggies Earn All-Conference Honors... Read More


USU geologist Carol Dehler

Planetary' Scale Topic for Science Unwrapped Friday, Nov. 30

Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018 - USU geologist Carol Dehler featured speaker at science outreach event... Read More


Joshua Hoffman

USU MHR and MBA Grad Student Receives Meisinger Fellowship

Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018 - Joshua Hoffmann of Logan, Utah, is the winner of the 2018 Susan R. Meisinger Fellowship for Graduate Study in HR.... Read More


USU Observatory

USU Observatory Welcomes Public Friday, Nov. 30

Monday, Nov. 26, 2018 - All invited to view night sky at observatory public night... Read More


Animal science Professor Zhongde Wang and Rong Li

Study Identifies How Hantaviruses Infect Lung Cells

Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 - Blocking a Cell Receptor Could Protect Against Deadly Disease... Read More


Lonnnie Kent Nyman

Funeral Director Back in Jail, May Face New Felony Charges

Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 - Lonnie Nyman was arrested Nov. 20 on suspicion of felony counts of communications fraud and two counts of issuing a bad check, although official charges are still pending.... Read More


USU Aggie football players on the field

Utah State Ranked 21st in College Football Playoff Rankings

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 - Utah State is also currently ranked 14th in The Associated Press poll with 667 votes and 15th in the Coaches poll with 704 votes.... Read More


cranberries

Ask a Specialist - Cranberries: a Healthy Holiday Choice

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 - The health benefits of cranberries, combined with their unique taste, versatility and ease of use, make them a wise fruit choice not only during the holidays but year round.... Read More


Bruce Bugbee

USU'S Bruce Bugbee Named American Society of Agronomy Fellow

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 - Bugbee formally received the recognition during the ASA's meeting annual meeting this month in Baltimore, MD.... Read More


Crystal Call Maggelet

USU Board of Trustees Member Earns National Family Business Award

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 - Crystal Call Maggelet, chairman and CEO of FJ Management in Salt Lake City, Utah, received the 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year award in the Family Business category.... Read More


Robert Lightfoot, Jr., former Acting Administrator for NASA

Space Dynamics Lab Taps Former NASA Chief, Three USU Leaders for Board

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2018 - Utah State University's Space Dynamics Laboratory (SDL) recently appointed four new members to its Board of Trustees, including Robert Lightfoot, Jr., Laurens (Larry) H. Smith, Ken White and Neil Abercrombie.... Read More


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