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Lindquist pops concert continues family traditions

Lindquist pops concert continues family traditions

Tossing a football to his son, Dave Hanks continued a family tradition Sunday at the 36th Annual Lindquist Pops Concert. “I used to come up as a kid with my parents,” Hanks said, remembering the concert in its early days. He remembers the event as a time to have fun, spend time with family, throw […]

Best-selling author speaks at Teen Writers Conference

New York Times bestselling author Jessica Day George gave writing advice to teens from Utah, Idaho and neighboring states Saturday for the sixth annual Teen Writers Conference at WSU. The keynote speaker for the conference, George used quirky humor, nervous energy and quotes from both her viola instructor and the “Star Wars” character Yoda to […]

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Weber hosts Boys State

A 21-gun salute capped off a week of education and campaigning as more than 230 high school boys graduated from Boys State on Friday afternoon. Boys State, sponsored by the American Legion, is a yearly event in which high school students run a mock state election. Weber State University has hosted the the event for […]

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Weber hosts Girls State for the first time

More than 300 high school girls from all over the state of Utah created and ran a mock state election at WSU  last week. Girls State, an annual event sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, brings girls between their junior and senior years of high school, teaches them about the political process and has them run for […]

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Current Weber State University Student Association executives passed the torch to the newly elected executives Friday in the Wildcat Theater. Joe Favero raised his right hand and took the oath of office to serve as the next study body president of WSU. “I have a great passion for Weber State,” Favero said. “I believe that […]

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The inauguration of the 2014-15 Weber State University Student Association will be held at the duck pond on April 18. The event will also celebrate the work the 2013-14 government has done during its reign and discuss changes the new staff has planned. “To me, inauguration is one of the most important events all year,” […]

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