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10th Circuit rules against Utah in same-sex marriage

10th Circuit rules against Utah in same-sex marriage

By: Skyler Pyle Hundreds gathered at City Creek Park in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, to celebrate the largest of many victories in the LGBT civil rights movement and a landmark decision for equal rights and equal protection for residents in the state of Utah. With tears of joy streaming down their faces, many embraced […]

Wildcats show their colors at Utah Pride parade

Glitter, glue and love for the W held together Weber State University’s float for its debut in Utah’s 2014 Pride parade. The WSU float was about more than pride. It symbolized how culturally diverse Weber is, Alisha Stucki, first chair to the president of WSU’s Gay Straight Alliance said. It was about showing how bleeding […]

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Salt Lake celebrates send-off for couples in same-sex marriage case

Hundreds of LGBTQ community members, advocates and supporters circled together in Salt Lake City’s Library Square on Monday evening to give a united farewell to couples in the Utah same-sex marriage case Kitchen v. Herbert. “The responsibilities and the benefits of marriage to gay and lesbian couples not only will make Utah stronger, but our […]

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Thawing permafrost reveals undiscovered viruses

Although there is no definitive consensus as to the cause of global warming, there is evidence that the global temperature is continuously rising, and scientists are finding things under the permafrost that could be dangerous to humans. Scientists in France have recently thawed and revived an ancient virus found in the Siberian permafrost. Although this […]

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Award winners, nominators and guests filled the Shepherd Union Ballrooms on Thursday for the fourth annual Women of Weber, or WOW, awards. Carol E. Merrill, WSU Women’s Center director, started the WOW awards after she realized numerous hardworking women at Weber State University deserved recognition for their efforts. “There are a tremendous amount of women […]

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Rocky Mountain Power has just announced that Weber State University is the 2014 Wattsmart Business Partner of the Year. “It is a great honor to be recognized by Rocky Mountain Power,” said Norm Tarbox, WSU vice president for administrative services, in an email. “The university has been pursuing efficiency projects large and small for the […]

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