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The Festival of Trees was virutal this year due to COVID. All proceeds went to Primary Children’s Hospital. Photo credit: Blythe Evans

‘Tis the season of giving back

Lexie Andrew December 6, 2021

The Festival of Trees embodies the spirit of Christmas by giving back and helping those in need. Every year, the festival acts as a fundraiser for Intermountain Primary Children's Hospital, and this year,...

There were 69 trees and almost 10 wreaths donated to the Christmas Tree Jubilee. Photo credit: Caitlyn Nichols

Kicking off the season with a spirit of giving

Caitlyn Nichols December 1, 2021

During the week of Thanksgiving, the Ogden Eccles Conference Center is filled with Christmas trees and festive decorations for the Weber School Foundation’s annual Christmas Tree Jubilee. The Weber...

Dance Marathon held an event in October for Child Health Day. Photo credit: WSUSA

WSUSA to hold their fourth-annual Dance Marathon fundraising events

Lissete Landaverde February 8, 2021

According to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, 62 children enter their facilities every minute across the country. It's for these children that Weber State University students are holding a fundraising...

Lunafest film festival celebrates women’s rights

Ally Nelson October 26, 2020

Weber State University’s Women’s Center presented their fifth annual Lunafest film festival Oct. 21. Lunafest features films by, for and about women.Of the 175 cities in the country who participate,...

It was a Monster Bash

It was a Monster Bash

Ana Lichfield November 2, 2018

Witches, zombies and monsters of all ages came out to scare and socialize at Ogden’s annual Witchstock Festival on Oct. 27. The event kicked off with The Ogden Junior League’s Witches Tea fundraiser...

President Chuck Wight allowed students to throw a pie in his face to help a campus fraternity. Photo credit: Chris Nichols

President Chuck Wight takes pies in the face for students

Chris Nichols February 27, 2018

Weber State University President Chuck Wight allowed students to throw a pie in his face for a fundraising event on February 27. The fundraiser was for campus fraternity Phi Gamma Lambda to spread knowledge...

Silent auction gift baskets Photo credit: Jennifer Guzman

“Scarecrow” raises funds and volunteer opportunities

Jennifer Guzman October 18, 2017

In partnership with the Boys and Girls Club of Weber-Davis, the Weber State University Student Association and volunteers helped assemble the necessary items for Scarecrow, a yearly auction event dedicated...

Weber State gets around Boise State during the game on Oct. 28. (Abby Van Ess / The Signpost)

“Sticks out,” WSU hockey dominates USU, BSU

Alex Flitton October 30, 2016

Weber State University's hockey team beat the Boise State Broncos 6–3 after a ‘sticks out’ stampede of organized chaos that was riddled with rowdy fans and highlight moments on Oct....

Greg Timothy, owner of the Waffle Wagon, gives out waffles in January. PRSSA will hold a food truck rally on Sept 24. (Christina Huerta / The Signpost)

Keep on food truckin’

Mathew Walker September 22, 2016

Weber State's very own chapter of Public Relations Society of America will be holding a food truck rally to raise money and awareness for their organization on Sept. 24.   Students often...

Relay for Life remembers those lost to cancer, raises money to fight

June 23, 2014

Photos and Text by Jamii Freston More than 100 people raised over $10,000 to help find a cure for cancer at the Weber County Relay for Life on June 20 at Bonneville High School. The event started out...

Geography Club raises money for charter school

November 8, 2012

The Geography Club is raising money to pay for a bicycle rack for a local elementary school by selling coffee, hot chocolate and baked goods. The club had a table set up outside of the Social and Behavioral...

WSU Special Olympics member invited to World Games

November 2, 2012

Shelley Mooney, a member of Weber State University’s Special Olympics team, has been invited to compete in snowshoeing for the upcoming Special Olympics World Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. To be...

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