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WSU’s HARBOR program prepares for balloon launch

WSU’s HARBOR program prepares for balloon launch

As spring solidifies its grasp on Utah, and seniors across the state prepare to launch their graduation caps jubilantly into the air, a small group of Weber State University students are making adjustments, finalizing calculations and preparing for a launch of their own. On April 19, the High-Altitude Reconnaissance Balloon for Outreach and Research (HARBOR) […]

Neuroscience department wins 2014 collaboration award

On April 7, Weber State University presented its neuroscience department with the Exemplary Interdisciplinary Collaboration Award for 2014 for the department’s efforts in education, research and interdisciplinary outreach. The award, chosen annually by WSU President Charles Wight, is presented for excellence in collaborative work across disciplines. Previous winners include the executive committee for the National […]

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An 8-bit Conversation: ‘Elder Scrolls Online’ provides welcome break

As another long and grueling semester winds to an end, many students at Weber State University look dreamily toward the sun-filled days of summer and a much-needed escape from academia. For some, the salty breeze and swaying palms of more tropical climes await. For others, the laughter and memories of more local hotspots beckon. And […]

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For some, the end of the semester is a time of late nights, frenzied studying and cramming four months’ worth of work into a single night of caffeine and sugar. Finals week, and the weeks leading up to it, are often filled with deadlines, obligations and stress. “The more stressed a person is, the worse […]

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WSU to host 10th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium

On March 31, Weber State University will host its 10th annual Undergraduate Research Symposium from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Shepherd Union Building. The symposium will feature 92 student presentations, including both oral and poster presentations, and will highlight representatives from each of WSU’s colleges. “We wanted an avenue for students to disseminate […]

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In a rare alliance of economics and environment, Utah businesses and ecofriendly activists descended on Weber State University’s Shepherd Union Building for a two-day conference of lectures and workshops. The Intermountain Sustainability Summit was held March 6 and 7. The event, co-hosted by the Utah Recycling Alliance, featured Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell as […]

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