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The event hall where the period project took place. (Camryn Johnson/ The Signpost) Photo credit: Camryn Johnson

Ending period poverty.

ezra striley-weinman February 14, 2022

The overlooked social problem of period poverty, the lack of access to period products, in Utah was addressed at the event with the Walker Institute of Politics and Public Service in conjunction with The...

A desert landscape reflects the scarcity mindset. Photo credit: unsplash

Breaking the mindset of scarcity

Joshua Kamp November 29, 2021

I didn’t realize the deeper meaning of being a first-generation college student until very recently. For a long time, it just seemed like a vague badge of pride. Yes, those students may need extra...

(Source: Tribune News Service)

Student loans: Make it quick and painless

Chris Nichols April 14, 2017

Many students who complete their college education would not have been able to do so without the help of financial aid provided through student loans. Yet, after graduation, paying off student loans can...

Students serve in Seattle, Alternative Spring Break

March 17, 2015

For most college students, spring break is a time to  relax and party. For a certain group of 35 Weber State University students, spring break 2015 was used serving and volunteering in Seattle. WSU Alternative...

Alternative Spring Break helps fight poverty

January 12, 2014

As spring semester begins, students in the Center for Community Engaged Learning are already planning for this year's spring vacation with the annual Alternative Spring Break. The weeklong service trip...

Hunger Banquet brings awareness to Ogden poverty

November 19, 2011

The Weber State University Community Involvement Center will host its first hunger banquet in order to demonstrate the socioeconomic disparities found in Ogden. The event will be held Nov. 21 at 6:00 p.m....

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