The 2019-2020 academic year marks anniversaries of significant voting rights milestones, including the 100th anniversary of national women’s suffrage and the 150th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Utah. As Utah’s land-grant university, USU proudly celebrates Utah’s historic legacy in promoting equality. The College of Science enthusiastically joins this effort with a range of stories about outstanding USU women scientists, who are making critical impacts throughout the world through scientific research, teaching, practice and outreach.
USU Year of the Woman
Utah State University is joining the nation and state in celebrating significant voting rights anniversaries in 2020: the 150th anniversary of suffrage for Utah women; the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the United States; and the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act.
Women Scientists Spotlight
The College of Science has curated a collection of stories to celebrate women researchers and educators at USU. These spotlights include major accomplishments, feature stories, and research updates for students and faculty.
Utah State University has planned events during the 2019-2020 academic year to celebrate Aggie women and commemorate important anniversaries related to women's rights and the women's sufferage movement.