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Local beekeepers help keep bee population healthy

Local beekeepers help keep bee population healthy

Bees can be the thing of nightmares. The buzzing sound in your ear can create a knee-jerk reaction that looks as if you are attempting some kind of martial arts. However, honeybees play a crucial role in our everyday lives. Although they are very important to us, their existence has been jeopardized. Pesticides that we […]

WSU and Rio Tinto Kennecott track American Avocets

Weber State University Zoology Professor John Cavitt and three of his students are working to track the migration pattern of the American Avocet. With about 50 percent of the Avocet population using the Great Salt Lake, research of these birds and their annual cycles is critical. Cavitt and his students are interested in how exactly […]

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WSU student competes in Miss Utah Pageant

Weber State University senior Bailey Johnson competed last week in the statewide Miss Utah Pageant. This was Johnson’s second time competing for Miss Utah, and she was thrilled to make it into the Top 10. “It became clear when I started working with all these young women that these girls are the cream of the […]

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Mockingbird goes to Washington

In early spring of 2014, Mockingbird premiered as a workshop production at Weber State University and was such a success that WSU professor Tracy Callahan has been asked to direct the play at the Kennedy Center in Washington. Based on a book of the same title by Kathryn Erskine and adapted into a screenplay by […]

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WSU student leader works on community garden

Weber State University provides a food pantry for students in need. The pantry is full of canned and dried foods to help meet students’ needs. The pantry has been a success on campus, but it doesn’t provide students with fresh food. Currently, WSU is working on creating a garden that will provide fresh fruits and […]

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WSU, Gear:30 host seventh annual Ogden Climbing Festival

The Weber State University Outdoor Program and Gear:30, a local outdoor equipment store, will host the seventh annual Ogden Climbing Festival on April 10-12. The majority of the events will take place Saturday at the Lower Ogden Boulder Field located at the top of Lake Street in Ogden. The rest of the events, including the […]

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