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NLRB allows private school athletics to form unions

NLRB allows private school athletics to form unions

The National Labor Relations Board, Chicago district, ruled last week that Northwestern University football players qualify as employees. This ruling allows NU athletes to form a union. The ruling only applies to private schools as of now. Former NU quarterback Kain Colter spearheaded the push to allow players to unionize. In an interview on ESPN […]

First dates have the potential of multiple outcomes. They can be great, horrible or just plain awkward. Krystian Wente, Weber State University freshman and chemistry major, said one of her first-date experiences with a “friend’s friend” didn’t go very well. “So I get there, we start talking for a little bit . . . and […]

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Holocaust survivor shares experiences, offers advice

By Teryn Lyman Eva Mozes Kor is an 80-year-old Holocaust survivor who, along with her twin sister, Miriam, was subjected to human experimentation under Dr. Josef Mengele at the Auschwitz concentration camp. Students were invited to the Wildcat Theater to hear Kor tell her story yesterday at noon. The first part of Kor’s lecture was […]

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Students present at Undergraduate Research Symposium

Students shared their original research at Weber State University’s 10th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium and Celebration on Monday. The symposium included both oral and poster student presentations in a variety of academic areas, as well as a lunch for students and their mentors to celebrate their accomplishments. Undergraduate research is a collaboration between students and […]

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It’s April 1. You wake up to your usual alarm, then check your cell phone, only to realize your roommate has set your alarm clock back an hour, so your phone reminds you that you’re actually an hour late. In a confused frenzy, you leap from bed and head for the bathroom. Unaware of the […]

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WSU softball rally falls short against UNC

On Saturday morning, the Weber State University softball team looked primed to break out against the University of Northern Colorado. After an eruption of early runs, the Wildcats were unable to hold off the surge of the Bears and fell in the finale of the three-game series, 10-9. The loss dropped their record to 18-15 […]

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