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Winter 2017

President Noelle Cockett

A Familiar Face, Tirelessly Devoted to Utah State University

In this Issue

RaeAnne Thayne

Stories of Hope, Healing and Heart

During her days as a USU journalism student, RaeAnne Thayne '88 would sometimes brainstorm possible pseudonyms with friends and fellow staff members at The Utah Statesman. She never got to use any of those well-crafted gems, but she has written 54 books, five of which have reached the New York Times bestsellers list in the last few years.


Sisters Carol Smith, Gail Williamsen, and Shauna Johnson of the Sorenson Legacy Foundation.

The Sorenson Center for Clinical Excellence

Utah State University and the Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services broke ground for the Sorenson Center for Clinical Excellence on the Logan campus in September.


The seven lead investigators from USU's Institute for Antiviral Research

Going Antiviral

USU institute surpasses benchmark, exposes students to meaningful science.