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Students visiting different tables set up in the Shepard Union Atrium. (Marissa Wolford / The Signpost)

Carnival attracts crowds of ‘Cats

Hannah Olsen April 12, 2019

The annual Clubs and Organizations Carnival takes hundreds of hours planning and preparing by Weber State University Student Association to ensure everything goes off smoothly. WSUSA Vice President...

Questions about grad school? Grad students answer

Questions about grad school? Grad students answer

Hannah Olsen March 20, 2019

Graduate students from a variety of fields came to answer questions about grad school on March 15. The fields represented were the social work, psychology, criminal justice, philosophy, sociology and geography...

Dr. Scott Li keeps watch of the monitor as Jimmy Russell gets scanned by the MRI Imaging Magnetic Resonance Imaging at Toshiba America Medical Systems MR Research Center in Irvine, Calif. (Ed Crisostomo/Orange County Register/TNS)

Let’s play brain games

Hannah Olsen March 13, 2019

Four neuroscience and psychology students from the graduate program at the University at Utah came for the Neuroscience Lecture Series to talk to prospective graduate program students in those fields. Sometimes,...

Beyond your phone: communicating in a screen world

Beyond your phone: communicating in a screen world

Hannah Olsen March 10, 2019

Riaz Patel, the twice-Emmy nominated producer for NBC, Discovery and the Oprah Winfrey Network, has made a life out of communicating in a media-driven world, and he's got a rule for everyone about being...

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To blood and beyond

Hannah Olsen February 14, 2019

On average, according to the American Red Cross, a person in America needs blood every two seconds, and every eight minutes they respond to someone in crisis. That’s a lot of blood needed from donors....

Wildcats push against human trafficking

Wildcats push against human trafficking

Hannah Olsen February 7, 2019

Working together, the student body of Weber State University did over 100,00 pushups to bring awareness to human trafficking in countries around the world. “The team was successful in networking...

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Senate to vote on new grad rep

Hannah Olsen February 2, 2019

Since the loss of Graduate Student Senator David Brog due to time conflicts, the Weber State University Student Senate has been in the process of a confirming a replacement. Cydnee Green seems to be that...


Safety first, spring break second

Hannah Olsen February 1, 2019

Three of the original nine Alternative Spring Breaks — two for students, one for staff and faculty — have been canceled due to safety risk. The two student trips were going to Catalina Island and...

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Pushing human trafficking out

Hannah Olsen January 26, 2019

Weber State University’s Jake Hutchins, director of alternative breaks in WSU's Service Team, has brought a new viral internet challenge to campus, which is focused on drawing attention to the issue...

Miller Administration building at WSU Ogden campus (Wikimedia Commons).

All work and no representation. Not yet, at least

Hannah Olsen January 17, 2019

The faculty senate consists of representation from every area, department and cohort on campus, except, adjunct professors. An adjunct professor is, generally, a contracted, non-tenure track instructor....

VIP guests, including donors like John E. Lindquist, right, are given the honor of cutting the ribbon. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Long-awaited Lindquist ribbon cutting opens new semester

Hannah Olsen January 10, 2019

Lindquist Hall, new home of the College of Social and Behavioral Science, was made an official part of Weber State University on January 7, which was also the 130th birthday of the university. To celebrate...

Ronan Farrow, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author, will be speaking at Weber State University Jan. 19. (Wikimedia Commons)

Truth, justice and Ronan Farrow

Hannah Olsen January 4, 2019

Ronan Farrow, a Pulitzer Prize-winning writer, regular contributor to The New Yorker and the author of “War on Peace: The End of Diplomacy and the Decline of American Influence,” will speak...

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