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Police Blotter 9/29

Police Blotter 9/29

Lucas Moore, News editor September 29, 2022

Nightmare fuel Weber State University officers responded to a call from a student stuck in an elevator in Lampros Hall on Sept. 19. WSUPD arrived and helped the student, who was in a motorized wheelchair,...

A flag with the domestic violence ribbon on it flying in the wind. (MGN)

WSU’s domestic violence awareness efforts

Brisa Odenthal, Reporter September 29, 2022

Since 1989, October has been recognized as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. In the state of Utah, 1 in 3 women will be a victim of domestic violence. Throughout this month, Weber State University’s...

A pamphlet that talks about the Womens Center. (Kennedy Camarena/ The Signpost)

Los esfuerzos de concienciación sobre la violencia doméstica de WSU

Marianna Lopez Luritta, Translator September 29, 2022

Desde 1989, octubre se reconoce como el Mes Nacional de Concienciación sobre la Violencia Doméstica. En el estado de Utah, 1 de cada 3 mujeres será víctima de la violencia doméstica. A lo largo de...

Ime Udoka during one of the NBA basketball games.

Opinion: Did Udoka’s personal life have to be unraveled so harshly?

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch, Reporter September 29, 2022

Stories break every week in the NBA, and last week was no different. Ime Udoka, head coach of the Boston Celtics, was suspended from the team for a year for having a consensual relationship with a female...

Chinonso Opara leading the WSU football team out of the tunnel and onto the field during their game with Western Oregon on Sept. 1.

Opinion: Wildcats on top of week one power rankings

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 29, 2022

The Big Sky Conference football preseason is wrapping up, and it’s time for in-conference play. Coming into week two of the regular season, it’s time to look at which teams are on pace and which teams...

Women dance a cultural dance with buckets placed on top of their heads.

Afro advocacy

Trish Maponga, Reporter September 29, 2022

GK Folks Foundation’s second annual Afro Utah Festival was held on Sept. 24 at the Gallivan Center. The festival is a cultural event that celebrates pride and heritage while promoting diversity, inclusion...

Talus Carver watching as Sarah Hamilton falls off of her tower, Hamilton got to 13 crates before falling off her first tower. (Kennedy Camarena/ The Signpost)

Stacking up against the competition

Coby Crisler, Reporter September 29, 2022

Weber State University’s Campus Recreation Outdoor Program held an intramural crate stacking competition on Sept. 22. The Leicester Outdoor Pursuits Program explains crate stacking as a game to build...

Executive director of student well being, Dianna Abel, speaking to a concerned student senate.

Foggy future of the Student Health Center

Sky Mundell, Reporter September 29, 2022

A significant portion of the student senate meeting on Sept. 26 was spent discussing the potential closure of the Student Health Center and a shift in how WSU provides healthcare to its students. The...

Elizabeth Sandquist explains the process on how they perform and analyze their research on the zebrafish. (Anna Kuglar/The Signpost)

A fish-eye view on stem cells

Alma Bell, Reporter September 29, 2022

Weber State University hosted a neuroscience seminar on Sept. 23 as part of an ongoing lecture series. Elizabeth Sandquist, assistant professor of zoology and neuroscience, led the seminar and explored...

News Quiz Sept. 27

News Quiz Sept. 27

Tim Costello, News editor September 27, 2022

1. Designs for the new state flag will be on display at the Utah State Capitol for the next two weeks. How many designs are there? a. 33 b. 7 c. 20 d. 101 2. What late 1990’s science fiction TV show’s...

Students listening as the different speakers give advice about entering different science career fields.

Job Info Jamboree

Aaron Lowe, Reporter September 27, 2022

Students received the opportunity to learn about different jobs on campus in the “Jobs You Didn’t Know You Wanted” lecture series. The series started with its first installment on Sept. 23 and will...

Faces of defeat play across the defense following a UC Davis touchdown in 2021.

Dominating UC Davis

Simon Mortensen, Asst. sports editor September 27, 2022

After a tense final two minutes, Weber State University's football team left the west coast with their fourth-straight win of the season against the University of California, Davis, beating the Aggies...

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