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Weber State Universitys homecoming football game against Eastern Washington University at Stewart Stadium on Oct. 13, 2018. Photo credit: Benjamin Zack

A fulfilling college experience

Caitlyn Nichols April 11, 2022

It really does feel like you’re going to be in school forever. Like you have plenty of time, all the time in the world … and then suddenly you don’t. You find yourself staring at the...

GivePulse is an online platform that helps find service programs, track hours, see campus events and join clubs. Photo credit: Isabella Torres

The one-stop-shop for volunteer opportunities

Lexie Andrew January 14, 2022

Weber State University has made it even easier for students to not only find community service opportunities, but to also log service hours in an easy and fast way. WSU has recently partnered with GivePulse,...

The International Student and Scholar Center plans to bring 150 refugees from Afghanistan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the Weber County area. Photo credit: Makayla Martinez

Putting down new roots

Lexie Andrew November 8, 2021

Refugees fleeing their war-torn countries, some with nothing more than the clothes on their backs, are searching for shelter in other countries. Shannon Stephens, the recruitment and program...

Abigail Laing with her Little Miss Weber County counterpart. Photo credit: Abigail Laing

How Miss Weber County 2020-21 stays involved in the community

Ally Nelson April 7, 2021

Miss Weber County 2020-21, Abigail Laing, said she joined pageants as an adult so she could receive scholarships to attend college. Years later and still in pageants, Laing is grateful for the lessons...

A view of Ogden, Utah from the Waterfall Canyon Trail (Robert Lewis / The Signpost) Photo credit: Signpost Archives

The opportunity to serve locally this spring break

Kierstynn King February 3, 2021

The Alternative Breaks Team, hosted by the Center for Community Engaged Learning (CCEL), has provided Weber State University students with the opportunity to volunteer in trips around the country and the...

A past Pride Parade in Salt Lake City, UT. (Sara Parker / The Signpost) Photo credit: Signpost Archives

Despite pandemic, participation higher than ever at Ogden Pride Center

David Kristensen October 14, 2020

During the past eight months, countless companies and businesses have been adversely affected and forced to move their services to an online market. This move has been particularly difficult for support...

Students talk with a representative from Give Me A Chance about opportunties available with their organization at the Volunteer Fair held at WSUs main campus on Wednesday. (Robert Lewis  The Signpost)

Volunteer opportunities abound in Weber/Davis County

Miles Shaw January 31, 2020

Volunteering can be a great experience for many students. Even if a student may need community service hours for a class or they just enjoy helping others in need such as tutoring kids at a school, the...

Students working doing various farm chores at Truelove Farms for Community Service Day.

From generation ‘me’ to generation ‘we’

Tori Waltz August 29, 2019

“The young people of today think of nothing but themselves. They have no reverence for parents or old age.” At first glance, this sounds like something parents and grandparents would say about...

Robots return to WSU campus

Robots return to WSU campus

Kainoa Nunez March 20, 2019

Junior high and high school students gathered in the Swenson Gymnasium on Feb. 23 to participate in the 2019 FIRST Tech Challenge robotics competition. Hosted by Weber State University’s College...

Weber Cares Food Pantry (Marissa Wolford / The Signpost)

Food pantry provides protein for students

Colton Heward January 10, 2019

Due to the stresses and anxieties that come along with being a college student, good health and wellbeing are often put on the back burner. Some Weber State University students rely on the Weber Cares...

New CCEL Becky Jo Gesteland.

It takes a village to build a resume

Alyson Johnson September 19, 2018

The Center for Community Engaged Learning (CCEL) welcomed new Executive Director Becky Jo Gesteland to the team. CCEL encourages student community engagement on campus. Gesteland is from Salt Lake City...

The Wednesday People will play at the Ogden Municipal Center on July 5th. (M. Thornbrue at Magpie Creative)

Ogden area summer events: July 4

Jake Lueckler July 3, 2017

4th of July Concert Want to watch a concert on Independence Day? The Ogden Amphitheater just might be what you’re looking for. On July 4, The Long Run, Troubadour 77 and The Wednesday People will...

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