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The WSU debate team with their awards and trophies.

A passion for persuasion

McKinna Baird, Reporter February 23, 2023

Weber State University’s Speech and Debate team was recently recognized as the top university team in the Northwest region, which includes Oregon, Washington, Idaho, northern Utah, Montana and Alaska. Two...

Members of the WSU Speech and Debate team wear masks for a group photo. Courtesy of Kayla Griffin.

Endless triumphs for speech and debate team

Lucas Moore April 19, 2021

The Weber State University Speech and Debate team has been continuing to turn heads. At the International Public Debate Association nationals, the team placed third in novice teams and also received an...

Cornel West speaking at Civility in Modern Times, an event put on by the Diversity Office on Jan 12, at the Browning Center. (Joshua Wineholt / The Signpost)

Cornel West entertains capacity crowd at WSU

Joe Traub January 14, 2018

Philosopher and political activist Cornel West addressed a record-breaking crowd during his visit to Weber State University on Jan. 12, the weekend of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. West spoke on civility...

Social media needs to police itself

Allen Glines October 20, 2015

Social media websites have become increasingly dependent on users to control offensive content. Their systems rely on reacting to offensive content once it's been reported by users. The problem with...

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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