Utah State Today - University News

Utah State University Logo
26Jul2014

Nature Walk -- Swaner EcoCenter

Saturday Nature Walk -- 10-11:30 a.m. Join us on your…

26Jul2014

Climbing Wall -- Swaner EcoCenter

Climbing Wall Hours -- Saturdays from 1-3 p.m. The Swaner…

26Jul2014

The Musical of Musicals The Musical! -- Lyric Rep Stage Production

Witty! Refreshing! Juicy! Merciless! The Musical of…

26Jul2014

The Musical of Musicals The Musical! -- Lyric Rep Stage Production

Witty! Refreshing! Juicy! Merciless! The Musical of…

27Jul2014

7th Annual Musical Paws Concert for 4Paws Rescue

Join us for a delightful afternoon featuring talented…

More events

CONNECT WITH US

Blogger Facebook Twitter You Tube RSS

USU Flag to Fly at Half-Staff through Dec. 18 for Connecticut Tragedy


Friday, Dec. 14, 2012


In conjunction with the attached proclamation issued by United States President Barack Obama, Utah Governor Gary Herbert has authorized the Flag of the United States of America to be flown at half-staff on all state facilities, effective immediately and to remain so until sunset on Dec. 18. The flag shall be flown at half-staff out of respect for those whose lives were taken in Newtown, Conn. 

Regarding this tragedy, Governor Herbert issued the following statement: 

 

“I am shocked and deeply saddened at the tragic and senseless loss of so many of our nation’s innocent children today. To those mourning in Connecticut, the people of Utah mourn with you. Jeanette and I extend our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to the families and community who grieve this senseless tragedy. May they find healing and peace; may we all hold those we love a little tighter today.”



     email icon  Email story       printer icon  Printer friendly
 






Send your comment or question:

We welcome your response. Your comment or question will be forwarded to the appropriate person. Please be sure to provide a valid email address so we can contact you, if needed. Your response will NOT be published online. Thank you.

NOTE: Do Not Alter These Fields, they are used to limit spam: