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Entomologist Terry Whitworth

Finding Balance, Broadening Horizons

Entomologist Terry Whitworth carves a multi-faceted career by following his passions

Feature Stories

Landscape from USU Eastern-Blanding alum Onri Benally’s home in Arizona’s Carrizo Mountains. Courtesy Onri Benally

Pick Ax in a Rocky Vineyard

USU Eastern-Blanding alum Onri Benally surmounts challenges to blaze an eclectic path

USU Eastern-Blanding students, from left, Kylie Reese and Tyanna White, (sporting mosquito head nets) collect data for an EPA-funded research project in an impounded wetland of northern Utah’s Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, as participants in the Native American STEM Mentorship Program. USU’s new HHMI-funded program will provide mentorship for students, who transfer from the two-year campus to USU’s main campus.

USU Native American Mentorship Program Expands

Project initated by USU Department of Biology evolves into campus-wide effort

USU’s Animal Science Building, which currently houses the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. The building, along with the Geology Building next door, has stood on the USU Quad for 100 years.

One Hundred Years of Aggie Spirit

In place and in time, Aggies celebrate beloved buildings on the USU Quad

Screenshot of the Life Sciences Building, captured on October 3, 208, from a USU webcam broadcast on the College of Science homepage at

Coming to Life

Cruising to the finish line, the new Life Sciences Building prepares to host classes in 2019

USU Biology Professor plants flowers in the Gene Miller Life Science Garden Laboratory at Utah State University

Science on Display

Dr. Gene Miller Life Science Garden Laboratory sows seeds of learning

Debra Feakes and Dr. Karen Morse

In Pursuit of Excellence

Science Alum Debra Feakes Named Dean of UIndy Shaheen College of Arts and Sciences

USU Ecology alum Shab Mohammadi, a postdoctoral research associate at the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

How International Work Shaped My Perspectives

Ecology Alum Shabnam Mohammadi, Postdoctoral Research Associate, recounts her international experiences

Dr. Tom Bahler in his anatomy laboratory

Beloved Professor Leaves Enduring Legacy

College of Science Development Director Patrick Svedin recounts the legacy of Dr. Tom Bahler

Dr. Maura Hagan with USU Eastern-Blanding student Trinity Brown, reviewing Brown's research poster in June 2018

From the Dean

Dr. Maura Hagan describes USU's sense of place and gives an overview of the Fall 2018 Discovery Stories

'Powers of 10' is our Science Unwrapped theme for the 2018-2019 academic year

Powers of 10

Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Science Unwrapped with science learning fun