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Restaurants, bars, and shops line Historic 25th Street in ogden.

Creating a college community

Gracie Stephenson, Reporter November 7, 2023

A college town is defined as a town or city where the population is prominently college students. In Ogden’s case, it is a town in which the local university and the city work together to create a better...

One of the altars set up for Dia De Los Muertos at the Union station in Ogden. (Kennedy Robins/ The Signpost) Photo credit: Kennedy Robins

Una celebración de la vida

Marianna Lucia Lopez Luritta November 3, 2021

El Día de los Muertos es una celebración hispana de los seres queridos, tanto vivos como fallecidos, y se celebra el 1 de noviembre y el 2 de noviembre. La comunidad de Ogden y Weber State University...

Many photos of loved ones who have passed are set up on decorated tables, along with flowers and other colorful decorations, to remember those who have passed and to bring them back to the living world on the Day of the Dead. (Kennedy Robins/ The Signpost) Photo credit: Kennedy Robins

A celebration of life

Lexie Andrew November 3, 2021

Día de los Muertos is a Hispanic celebration of loved ones, both living and passed on, and is celebrated on Nov. 1 and 2. The Ogden community hosted a Día de los Muertos celebration on Oct. 29...

The Monarch Building in Downtown Ogden hosts the Vida, Muerte, Justicia art exhibit.  (Nikki Dorber/The Signpost) Photo credit: Nikki Dorber

Ogden on display

Makayla Geddes November 3, 2021

Ogden is full of different opportunities to get involved in the arts. Whether it be music, galleries, performances, street art or zines, there is a place for everyone to enjoy the creativity and ingenuity...

Rows of Wildcat Banners can be seen along Harrison Boulevard in front of Weber State University in Ogden. (Kennedy Robins/ The Signpost)

Pintando la ciudad de morado

Marianna Lucia Lopez Luritta October 12, 2021

Aunque el campus de Weber State se encuentra en un nivel elevado en comparación con la mayor parte de la ciudad de Ogden, no hay mucha sensación de reino en la universidad. Ogden no tiene la...

One of the many Weber State University Wildcat banners lights up in the morning sun. (Kennedy Robins/ The Signpost)

Painting the town purple

Raymond Lucas October 11, 2021

Because the Weber State University campus sits on an elevated level compared to the majority of Ogden City, Ogden doesn't have the same connection or college-town feel that other Utah cities like Logan...

Each Crystal Crest Awards ceremony is put on at a bigger scale than the last. This year, students will be celebrated for their excellence in service, academics, and more. (Photo courtesy of WSU)

Annual honoring of distinguished members of Weber

Marisa Nelson February 26, 2020

The Crystal Crest Awards have been a critical part of Weber State history for the past 37 years.According to Weber State news, the ceremony is hosted in a style based from the Academy Awards and is used...

Union Station hosting the Ogden Arts Festiva Photo credit: Madeline Thorpe

Ogden City joins the arts

Madeline Thorpe June 10, 2019

Art enthusiasts and new fans alike lined up outside the entrance of Ogden’s Art Festival on June 8 in appreciation of local artists in the community. Every summer for the past 15 years, local artists...

YOUTH VANTAGE: OFOAM Roots and Blues Festival keeps music alive

The Signpost September 1, 2015

By Isabella Hill | Nurture the Creative Mind Music is a universal language, one’s guitar solo can strike another’s emotions the way that another's words can’t. On Aug. 21-23, the Roots and Blues...

Piano project strikes a chord in Ogden

July 6, 2015

Nurture the Creative Mind is a nonprofit organization geared toward helping kids with self confidence, self expression and character development. Their website states that their mission is to "focus...

Ogden celebrates eight years of nurturing creativity

November 23, 2014

New York native Amir Jackson moved to Utah with a dream in mind. That dream is now eight years old. On Nov. 22, the Nurture the Creative Mind (NCM) youth arts foundation celebrated its eight-year anniversary....

WSU honors MLK speech 50 years later

August 29, 2013

On Aug. 28, 1963, the movement toward equality in jobs, housing, schools and general purposes of freedom landed on the steps of Washington D.C. Now, 50 years later, Weber State University commemorated...

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