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Amy Adams as Louise Banks in ARRIVAL by Paramount Pictures. (Source: MovieStillsDB)

Language Matters, even for aliens

Jeweliette Cordero April 13, 2017

At a free screening of "Arrival," the premise of which plays with the power of language's influence on perception, audience members had a chance to ask linguists questions about the forms of language depicted...

Women march in Montreal for a Take Back the Night protest for womens rights. WSU Womens Center is holding its second Take Back the Night event on April 14. (Source: Howl Arts Collective / flickr / https://www.flickr.com/photos/howlcollective/11143099765)

Sexual assault survivors and allies hold fast and ‘Take Back the Night’

Jeweliette Cordero April 9, 2017

The battle against sexual assault on campus continues on April 14 as the Women’s Center at Weber State University hosts “Take Back the Night,” its second annual march against sexual assault. ...

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The world is a bookstore: National Undergrad Literature Conference

Jeweliette Cordero April 6, 2017

Around 160 students from all across the U.S. and Canada came to showcase their work in the 32nd National Undergraduate Literature Conference, held annually at Weber State University, with an opening banquet...

Locals check out fresh vegetables at Ogden City Farmers Market last summer, one activity to do to get out and explore Ogden on a college student dime. (The Signpost Archives)

Fashionable lifestyles on a college budget

Jeweliette Cordero April 2, 2017

  The college student budget is real. Many incoming freshmen still think it's a joke. Surely, eating Top Ramen almost every day of the week so you can afford to enjoy a social life isn't really...

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AHA! Donors support the arts

Jeweliette Cordero March 28, 2017

For eight years, the college of Arts and Humanities has given out the AHA! Awards and scholarship to those who have given much of their time and money to the department at Weber State University. This...

Blake Lundell and Kylee Hallows stand before their record store Lavender Vinyl on Ogdens Historic 25th Street. (The Signpost Archives)

One more turn around the table

Jeweliette Cordero March 19, 2017

Lavender Vinyl, Historic 25th Street's first record store, is fast approaching its one-year anniversary. For store owners Kylee Hallows and Blake Lundell, the store opening was a dream come true.“We’re...

Unique motives draw diverse talent to the stage

Unique motives draw diverse talent to the stage

Jeweliette Cordero March 19, 2017

  Ten Weber State University students had the chance to win $500 at this year's Weber’s Got Talent. In an evening of talents ranging from tap dancing to stand-up comedy, the first place...

Mango, raspberry, kiwi and strawberry-banana boba tea smoothies from Boba Tea House in Haltom City, Texas. (Source: Tribune News Service)

Taiwanese tea sensation sets up shop in Ogden

Jeweliette Cordero March 16, 2017

Asian sweet treats like mochi ice and boba are starting to gain popularity, even here in Ogden.The popular milk tea began in Taiwan by a man named Liu Han-Chieh. According to one CNN article, Han-Chieh...

Free popcorn is handed out at Weber State Universitys LUNAFEST short film screenings at Wildcat Theater on March 3. Donations received went to programs such as Safe@Weber. (Emily Crooks / The Signpost)

Lunafest funds women’s non-profits

Jeweliette Cordero March 14, 2017

Weber State’s second annual Lunafest, a short-film festival and fundraiser sponsored by Luna Bars, highlighted women's issues in everyday life. In honor of Women’s History month, Lunafest is...

An ash cross marked on the forehead during Ash Wednesday symbolizes, in Catholicism, the dust from which God made us. (Source: Oxh973 / Wikimedia Commons)

Historically, Mardis Gras means more than beads and booze

Jeweliette Cordero March 3, 2017

Fat Tuesday, Mardi Gras or Pancake Day — the holiday has several names, but it’s known best for its parties and food. On the eve of Ash Wednesday, this holiday allows celebrants to eat anything...

RAIN - A Tribute to the Beatles. Rain performed at Weber State Universitys Browning Center on Feb. 28. (Source: WSU Lindquist College of Arts and Humanities / MagicSpace Entertainment press photographs)

Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles resonates across generations

Jeweliette Cordero March 3, 2017

Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles, gave a throwback performance in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ album, “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” which The Beatles never...

Cinemarks loyalty program introduces new upgrades. (Source: Tribune News Service)

Cinemark ramps up the immersive movie experience

Jeweliette Cordero February 26, 2017

Cinemark, the third leading movie exhibitor, is now offering free upgrades to XD screenings to all members of the Cinemark Connections loyalty program. The offer is valid through March 13.The Cinemark...

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