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

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 […]

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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Deliberative Democracy Day focuses on athletics

Athletics was the topic for the sixth annual Deliberative Democracy Day at Weber State University, held this afternoon. Panelists answered questions ranging from budget distribution to the exploitation of college athletes. Prior to the panel discussion, students met in focus groups to discuss various issues in collegiate athletics, including Title IX, the Education Amendment of […]

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WSU joins in global initiative to host TEDx event

Weber State University students, faculty and alumni joined in a global initiative on Friday by sharing their ideas in the Worthy of Your Dreams TEDx event held in the Eccles Theater of the Val. A Browning Center. TEDx is an independently organized event inspired through the TED conference, a nonprofit devoted to “ideas worth spreading” and is […]

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