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Planned Giving Calendar

   April 2014

  23        Social Security Planning                           Haight Alumni Center - Logan, UT
  29         Women and Money                                 Haight Alumni Center - Logan, UT

News from USU

Diversity is Main Focus of Research Presentations
Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

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Inclusive Excellence, a national group promoting diversity and science, was featured as part of USU’s annual Research Week for the first time. Read more.

Four-star General visits USU
Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

General Jim Mattis speaking at USU

There is a growing gap between the military and civilian society, said Gen. Jim Mattis, a long-time U.S. Marine Corps member, former commander of United States Central Command and current Annenberg Distinguished Visiting Fellow. Read more.

Jim Evans Awarded Utah State University's Highest Research Recognition
Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014

USU 2014 D. Wynne Thorne Career Research Award recipient James Evans

“Jim’s unwavering dedication to both his research and students encompasses the spirit and essence of USU’s highest research honor — that is the natural ability to inspire others to excel,” said USU President Stan Albrecht. “Everything that he does and everything that he is, derives directly from his selfless desire for his students to be successful.” Read more.

Three USU Undergraduates are 2013 Goldwater Honorees

Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014

USU Goldwater honorees Austin Spence, Rachel Nydegger, David Griffin

Utah State University undergraduate Rachel Nydegger is a 2014 Goldwater Scholar and students David Griffin and Austin Spence received honorable mentions in a prestigious national competition that recognizes outstanding achievements in science and mathematics. Read more.

CEHS Researchers: Math Digital Learning Programs Make a Difference

Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014

USU President Stan Albrecht and faculty member Sarah Brasiel at the Utah capitol

When the state of Utah had the chance to test-drive some math digital learning programs earlier in the school year, the Active Learning Lab at Utah State University began evaluating the results. Read more.

Break out the Shovels

Thursday, Mar. 20, 2014

groundbreaking ceremony for USU's Student Recreation and Wellness Center

The Student Life section of Utah State Today highlights work written by the talented student journalists at Utah State University. Each week, the editor selects a story that has been published in The Utah Statesman or the Hard News Café or both for inclusion in Utah State Today. Read more.


Interim Department Head is Named

Thursday, Mar. 20, 2014

Paul Johnson has been named interim department head, Plants, Soils and Climate

An interim department head for the Plants, Soils and Climate Department in Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences has been named. Read more.

Utah State University Presents Diversity Awards

Thursday, Mar. 13, 2014

staff members from USU's Museum of Anthropology

The recipients for the 2013-14 school year are Garth Wilson, Robert McPherson, Juan Carlos Vazquez, Indhira Hasbún and the USU Museum of Anthropology. The awards recognize individuals and organizations on campus and in communities served by USU who have made significant contributions to affirmative action, equal opportunity and diversity. Read more.


USU President Albrecht Honors Two Inaugural Professors

Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014

USU Inaugural Professor Brent Black with group 

Utah State University President Stan Albrecht honored two university professors in the   Department of Plants, Soils and Climate as part of the Inaugural Lecture Series, a program coordinated by the provost’s office, in February 2014. Brent Black and Scott Jones presented for the series that highlights the accomplishments of faculty who have been promoted to full professor. Read more.

Utah State University Celebrates 126 Years with Utah State Greats

Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014

graphic illustration for USU's 2014 Founders Day      

Utah State University is turning 126 this year and is celebrating by honoring alumni and friends at the annual Founders Day Ceremony Friday, March 7. The event honors four USU alumni and will feature special remarks by USU celebrants. Read more.

Arrington Writing Award Winners Announced at Utah State University

Thursday, Mar. 06, 2014

 USU graduate student Scott Marianno, 2013 Arrington Writing Award 1st place

Three students took top honors at the 2013 Leonard J. Arrington Writing Awards competition that is coordinated by Utah State University. Read more.