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Wasatch Savage: Oh, just Weber

How many times have you been catching up with someone or talking with a stranger at a party and they ask you where you go to school? If you’re like me, then it’s probably pretty frequent, and I’m betting you’ve got what seems to be an automated response. Now, how many times have you replied, […]

Convocations’ fall series kicks off with ‘SNL’ comedian

“Saturday Night Live” comedian Jay Pharoah entertained Weber State University students and faculty Tuesday, discussing hot topics such as race and politics while making them laughable. Pharoah is know for a wide array of impressions, including President Barack Obama, Will Smith, Denzel Washington, Stephen A. Smith and Kanye West, which was a highlight for the […]

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WSU license plates raise scholarship money

  Through the Alumni Association, Weber State University offers students, alumni and community members the chance to cruise around with a WSU license plate. The program started in 2000, and WSU now boasts more than 700 drivers who display their school pride and provide scholarship money for students in need through the WSU license plate. […]

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Activist encourages ‘embodimentalism’ over environmentalism

The Wildcat Theater was near full capacity, occupied with students, faculty and members of the community who came to hear an activist read an essay he wrote specifically for the occasion. The campus-wide Engaged Learning Series’ theme for this year is On Air. Chip Ward, an environmental activist and author of numerous essays and books, […]

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The Weber State University athletics department helped students at Shadow Valley Elementary with their morning news, playing sports and saying no to drugs during its annual Red Ribbon Week. “We try to focus on healthy living rather than avoiding drugs,” said Brittany Litz, Red Ribbon coordinator and PTA member. Litz said the athletes visiting the […]

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Harper wins Big Sky XC title; women three-peat

On a beautiful fall morning in Montana, a local golf course turned into a race track — not for cars with big engines, but for the cross-country runners of the Big Sky Conference. The Weber State University women’s team went and conquered the competition on Saturday, capturing their third-straight conference title. Freshman Summer Harper led […]

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