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USU Library Creating Railroad Exhibit for Display in State Capitol

Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 - University Libraries at USU and the Utah Division of State History is working together to present an exhibit at the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City celebrating the sesquicentennial of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad.... Read More

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Track, Target, Trigger: USU Scientists Harness Carbon Monoxide

Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 - Interdisciplinary team studies therapeutic uses for deadly gas... Read More

Craig Jessop

USU's Dean Craig Jessop Announces Intent to Leave Deanship and Join Faculty

Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018 - Craig Jessop, dean of Utah State University's Caine College of the Arts, announced today that he will step down as dean on June 1, 2019, and return to USU as a faculty member in the department of music.... Read More

Rector Anderson Ribeiro Correira with USU Provost Francis Galey and USU Professor Charles Swenson

USU Launches Partnership with Brazilian Aeronautics Institute

Friday, Aug. 10, 2018 - Two global leaders in aerospace engineering education are joining forces.... Read More

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USU Extension Professor Raising Mental Health Awareness

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - A Utah State University Extension assistant professor and two teen council members recently attended the Well Being Legacy Convening... Read More

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Utah State University Announces Institutional Reorganization

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - In order to adapt to the changing needs of its students, USU is undergoing an organizational restructuring that will shift a number of offices from the Office of Student Affairs to Academic and Instructional Services and Provost offices.... Read More

Janis Boettinger with CEO of GAGE College, Moges Girma Kassa and Robert Wagner

CEO of Gage College, Ethiopia, Visits USU

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - Utah State University leaders met with Moges Girma, CEO of Gage College, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, in July to discuss USU's distance education program and sign a memorandum of cooperation.... Read More

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NASA Satellites Assist in Estimating Abundance of Key Wildlife Species

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - Climate and land-use change are shrinking natural wildlife habitats around the world.... Read More

USU hydrologist David Tarboton

USU Engineering Professor Elected to AGU Fellowship

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - Veteran educator, engineer and hydrologist David Tarboton has been named a Fellow of the American Geophysical Union.... Read More

Engineering graduate student Darcie Christensen

USU Engineering Student Awarded Prestigious Academic Fellowship

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - Utah State University's Darcie Christensen is one of 31 engineering students nationwide — and the only person in Utah — to receive a 2018-19 Tau Beta Pi Honor Society academic fellowship.... Read More

Robert Wagner

Fifth Annual USU ETE Conference Slated for August 15

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - Based on demand, the 2018 Utah State University Empowering Teaching Excellence Conference will be expanded and offer more breakout sessions.... Read More

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Save the Date: USU Homecoming is Oct. 7-13

Thursday, Aug. 09, 2018 - Registration for homecoming events is now open!... Read More

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Five Utah State Gymnasts Earn Scholastic All-America Awards

Wednesday, Aug. 08, 2018 - Each one was honored by the WCGA for carrying a 3.5 or higher GPA during the school year Five members of Utah State's 2017-18 gymnastics team received Scholastic All-America Awards from the Women's Collegiate Gymnastics Association (WCGA).... Read More

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Local Artist and USU Student Opens New Art Studio

Wednesday, Aug. 08, 2018 - Utah State University student Lori Nawyn is a published illustrator and author who sells prints of her artwork at the Cache Valley Gardener's Market.... Read More

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USU Geologists Explain Cache Valley Geology in New Video

Friday, Aug. 03, 2018 - Science education project is part of multiple, departmental outreach endeavors... Read More

USU Chem/Biochem Summer Interns

Undergrads Participate in USU Chem/Biochem Summer Internships

Friday, Aug. 03, 2018 - Students pursue varied research projects during 10-week program... Read More

Kevin Kesler with Craig Dart, assistant director of Utah 4-H

USU Extension 4-H Director Inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame

Friday, Aug. 03, 2018 - Director of Utah State University Extension 4-H Kevin Kesler was recently inducted into the Utah 4-H Hall of Fame as the 2018 honoree.... Read More

black bear on a car

Ask an Expert-Prevent Wildlife Attacks: Let Common Sense Overrule Curiosity

Tuesday, Jul. 31, 2018 - Recent media reports of wildlife attacking humans have many people concerned and reconsidering their time spent outdoors.... Read More

Darius Gray

Save the Date for the Arrington Lecture at Utah State

Tuesday, Jul. 31, 2018 - Darius Gray is the featured guest for the annual Leonard J. Arrington Mormon History Lecture on Sept. 20 at Utah State University... Read More

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USU Health Extension Co-Hosts Opioid Summit

Monday, Jul. 30, 2018 - The program came about as a way to provide credible resources to help Utahns improve their health and wellness in multiple areas, including physical, emotional, intellectual, occupational, social, environmental, spiritual and financial.... Read More

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Utah State Football Announces Kick Times for Six Games in 2018

Monday, Jul. 30, 2018 - USU's first two home games will kick at 6 p.m., while its last three will all start at 2 p.m.... Read More

students in the library

Utah State Changes its Academic Calendar

Monday, Jul. 30, 2018 - There will be an even amount of instructional days in the fall and spring semesters, and class schedules will no longer be altered to accommodate for days off.... Read More

USU nursing student My Nguyen.

Intermountain Healthcare Awards USU Students Nursing Scholarship

Monday, Jul. 30, 2018 - Two Utah State University students were selected for Intermountain Healthcare's competitive, statewide Diversity Scholarship.... Read More

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Build an Ark? USU Biologist Discusses Conservation Prioritization

Monday, Jul. 30, 2018 - Will Pearse and colleagues publish in 'Nature Communications'... Read More


Ask a Specialist: Grasshoppers Getting Your Garden? Three Tips for Control

Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 - Grasshoppers are on the loose, and it seems they are everywhere.... Read More

Clarinetist Tad Calcara

USU Alumni Band Performs July 22

Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 - For their fourth performance of the summer, the USU Alumni Band will play a variety of musical styles with special guests Lynn Maxine Rosen, violin, and Tad Calcara, clarinet, of the Utah Symphony, along with guest conductor James M. Bankhead.... Read More

Dean Adams and his wife Joyce

V. Dean Adams Retires from USU's College of Engineering

Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 - Students, faculty and staff members at Utah State University extend their heartfelt congratulations and farewell to V. Dean Adams who last month officially retired from his role as executive associate dean of the College of Engineering.... Read More

food in a trash can

Ask an Expert - Four Tips to Help You Eliminate Food Waste and Save Money

Friday, Jul. 20, 2018 - The average American throws away nearly 275 pounds of food each year. The USDA estimates between 30 to 40 percent of America's food supply is wasted.... Read More

Michael Scott Peters

USU Grad Michael Scott Peters Named U.S. Youth Observer to the UN

Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 - Announcement made by United Nations Association-USA and U.S. Department of State... Read More

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich and Rodney Frey

USU's Mountain West Center Announces 2018 Evans Biography Award Winners

Thursday, Jul. 12, 2018 - Utah State University's Mountain West Center for Regional Studies announces the 2018 winners of the Evans Biography Awards for books published in 2017.... Read More

Daines Concert Hall

Alumni Band July 15: American Festival and Cache Valley Children's Chorus

Wednesday, Jul. 11, 2018 - The July 15 Utah State University Alumni Band performance features the American Festival Chorus with Craig Jessop, music director, and the Cache Valley Children's Chorus... Read More

Civil engineering student Seth Thompson

USU Civil Engineering Student Wins Prestigious National Scholarship

Wednesday, Jul. 11, 2018 - Seth Thompson received the Samuel Fletcher Tapman ASCE Student Chapter Scholarship... Read More

David Woolstenhulme

Utah State University Appoints VP of Regional Campuses

Wednesday, Jul. 11, 2018 - David Woolstenhulme will start at USU on Aug. 1.... Read More

poster for Learfield Cup

Utah State Records Highest Learfield Cup Finish in School History

Tuesday, Jul. 10, 2018 - Aggies one of six schools from the Mountain West in the top 100... Read More

people gathered at the rally

USU Professors Speak at Cache Valley's 'Families Belong Together' Rally

Tuesday, Jul. 10, 2018 - A group of nearly 200 demonstrators gathered on the lawn of the Cache County Courthouse to hear speakers —including USU faculty — who called to keep families together at the border, to increase empathy and to vote in the upcoming elections.... Read More

Mechanical engineering seniors at the 2018 AFRL University Design Challenge.

USU Engineering Students Take First at Air Force Design Challenge

Monday, Jul. 09, 2018 - United States Air Force officials are taking a close look at a USU student design that may help the planet's growing space junk problem.... Read More

a gopher snake in the grass

Ask an Expert - 12 Ways to Stop Snakes from Slithering into Your Yard

Monday, Jul. 09, 2018 - Answer by: Terry Messmer, Utah State University Extension wildlife specialist... Read More

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USU Health Extension Co-Hosts Opioid Summit

Monday, Jul. 09, 2018 - Utah State University Extension recently launched a new program this spring - Health Extension: Advocacy, Research & Teaching (HEART).... Read More

The Scottish Play Comes to Caine Lyric

The Scottish Play Comes to Caine Lyric

Thursday, Jul. 05, 2018 - The last show in repertory at the Caine Lyric Theatre this summer, Macbeth, opens tonight. The show is directed by Adrianne Moore, Lyric Rep producer and head of the Department of Theatre Arts in the Caine College of the Arts.... Read More


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