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Students participating in the sit in at the Shepherd Union on Nov. 4 Photo credit: Caitlyn Nichols

Calling out campus contention

Jennifer Greenlee November 8, 2021

Protestors set up in the Shepherd Union on the morning of Nov. 4 in response to the white supremacist posters put up in at least the Shepherd Union and the Student Services building on the morning of Nov....

Students holding signs during the protest at the Shepherd Union on Nov. 4. Photo credit: Caitlyn Nichols

Protesting for campus change

Jennifer Greenlee November 4, 2021

Protestors set up in the Shepherd Union on the morning of Nov. 4 in response to the white supremacist posters put up in at least the Shepherd Union and the Student Services building on the morning of Nov....

From left to right Spencer Lowe, Stephanie Young and Shane Miller prepare to give people their COVID vaccines in the Shepherd Union Building. (Kennedy Robins / The Signpost)

WSU welcomes students back for fall semester. Will it last?

Marisa Nelson August 27, 2021

Since the beginning of COVID-19 in March 2020, Weber State University has kept students, faculty and staff up to date on what protocols and safety measures they are taking on campus. On July 29, WSU...

Mask mandate stays in place until June 25

Marisa Nelson March 31, 2021

Last week, Gov. Spencer Cox signed legislation that will lift mask mandates in the state of Utah on April 10. There has been anticipation around whether Weber State University will continue to require...

Random Surveillance Testing at WSU

Random Surveillance Testing at WSU

Adam Rubin February 1, 2021

Starting Jan. 22, Weber State University’s COVID-19 Task Force and volunteers have been conducting random testing for the student body and campus community. According to WSU’s COVID-19 student...

Pruebas de vigilancia aleatorias en WSU

Pruebas de vigilancia aleatorias en WSU

Adam Rubin February 1, 2021

Translated by Matias Pedreira A partir del 22 de enero, un grupo de trabajo contra el COVID-19 de WSU y voluntarios realizarán pruebas al azar para la comunidad educativa del campus. Según el sitio...

Winter sunrise at Weber State University on January 29, 2020.

WSU increases in-person attendance at events

Sarah Earnshaw January 27, 2021

Weber State University announced they were expanding in-person attendance in their event guidelines on Jan. 27 until the end of spring break on March 15 per Governor Spencer J. Cox's new health guidelines...

Over fall break, campus saw few students studying in person. (Robert Lewis / The Signpost)

COVID-19 case uncertainty following fall break

Francia Benson October 19, 2020

Colleges and universities struggled with the dilemma of whether or not to cancel fall break in order to minimize the exposure to COVID-19.Weber State University decided to continue with the established...

Slide showing student learning preferences from the virtual faculty & staff town hall Photo credit: Catie Weimer

As COVID cases climb on campus, the university faces new difficulties

Catie Weimer October 7, 2020

Weber State University President Brad Mortensen, during the afternoon of Sept. 28, reported at the faculty and staff virtual town hall meeting that a new record had been set by WSU, but not a record to...

WSU moves to moderate-risk stage regarding COVID-19. (Pixabay).

WSU keeps moderate risk precautions

Marisa Nelson May 25, 2020

COVID-19 and its effects have been the number one topic on everyone’s mind for months. Each day brings new changes, and the unknown continues to loom over the world. As recovery continues to happen...

Summer weather on the Weber State University Ogden Campus. May 31, 2019. (WSU)

Weber State University is closing its doors

Francia Benson March 16, 2020

Weber State University sent the latest WSU Code Purple regarding the pandemic, COVID-19. To comply with the federal guidelines, the University is adopting new measures that are going to be effective immediately.University...

Six inches of snow fell in Brigham City on Feb. 3 while WSU remained open. (Marisa Nelson)

Snow place like Weber State

Jennifer Greenlee February 5, 2020

By Jennifer Greenlee and Tori Waltz Weber State University was open for regular hours on Feb. 3. despite the winter storm warning that had been issued since 10 p.m. on Feb. 2. It was projected that in...

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