News Briefs 6/11

Ogden to host Damian Lillard Day

To honor former WSU All-American basketball player and NBA Rookie of the Year, Ogden City and Weber State Athletics has teamed up to put on Damian Lillard Day, scheduled for June 15, 2013. The event will take place at The Junction in downtown Ogden, beginning at 12:30 p.m., with the first 500 fans receiving Lillard’s autograph. The event will also feature music, vendors, a ceremony honoring and presenting Lillard with a key to the city, and a Q-and-A session with the star himself. The event is free and open to the public.

WSU named one of top sales programs

Weber State University has been added to the Sales Education Foundation’s annual list of Top University Sales Programs for 2013. The Sales Education Foundation, an organization aimed at furthering sales education and sales programs, chose WSU because of the quality of training programs and opportunities for students, especially students’ ability to pursue bachelor’s degrees in technical sales. More information on WSU’s technical sales program is available at

WSU alumni hold golf tournament

The Weber State University Alumni Association will host the 12th Annual WSU Alumni Golf Classic on Friday morning. The tournament is put on each year to help raise funds for student scholarships and will take place at the Barn Golf Course (305 W. Pleasant View Dr., Pleasant View). More information can be found online at