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To many students, the concept of juggling school, work and their social lives along with the pressures of parenthood would be unthinkable — yet many Weber State University students find themselves in this situation. Being a student-parent not only comes with the frequent need for time away from home; with the accompanying workload, schooling often carries […]

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I’m not going to say colleges are cesspools of depression and anxiety, but . . . the 2006 American College Health Association Survey found that 45 percent of women and 36 percent of men in college reported being so depressed they could barely function. When you factor in anxiety disorders — the most common mental illness […]

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My life has just changed forever, because by the time this story is printed, I’ll be holed up in a small room across the street — A delivery room on the 4rd floor of the McKay-Dee Hospital – awaiting of the birth of my first child, a son. One of the milestones in child-development (so I’m […]

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Each semester, the branches of Weber State University’s department of performing arts come together to present several different performances for students and the community on campus. The performances for fall 2012 include The Wasps, Antigone, Charm and Lucky Stiff. Both The Wasps and Antigone will be presented as part of the WSU Greek Theater Festival […]

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As fall semester ensues, many students find themselves struggling to declare a major. Rumors of packed programs and recession-proof occupations have students new and old dizzied by the magnitude of their decisions. According to the information resources department of Weber State University, the top five majors by enrollment are nursing, business administration, radiologic sciences, elementary […]

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Paper, pencil and textbooks used to be the standard school supply list for most students, but not anymore. In 2012, students are inundated with the basics along with all kinds of gadgets, from the fun to the necessary. One gadget that has become more of a tool than a toy is the smartphone. Whether students […]

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