Gov. Herbert has taken action to resolve divisive issues in education. He reaffirmed his commitment to Utah students by calling for expert and public review of education standards, addressing issues of growing concern in education.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014
The 2014-2015 calendars for school districts and charter schools have been updated.
The next generation of scientists and engineers will get hands-on technical experiences as Utah Valley University presents Sci-Tech Expo on Friday, July 11, for middle school students enrolled in the UVU PREP program.
The MealsPlus program is volunteer based and relies on donations from local farmers and gardeners. USU Extension has played a vital role in connecting local producers with the program.
“Shakespeare has been in this city from the very beginning,” explained Utah Shakespeare Festival Founder Fred Adams, who directed that enthusiasm with a vision far beyond any horizon he could have then imagined.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014
The Utah Geological Survey participated in Teens in the Woods: Mapping our Future outdoor program, an education initiative designed to bring underserved, urban, and diverse children and adolescents to the forests.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014
DATC Summer Camps are an amazing opportunity for 9th-12th Graders to explore exciting careers in Utah! The cost to attend summer programs is $40 per person
Fri, 20 Jun 2014
The UVU Office of New Urban Mechanics will serve as an entrepreneurial civic innovation hub for local cities. The office will help cities pilot new programs or concepts that will save money, engage residents, or improve service
Tue, 17 Jun 2014
The Utah Electrode Array is a tiny little thing. Placed on a penny, it’s about the size of Lincoln’s face. Magnify it, though, and you can see a hundred needles reaching upwards like skyscrapers.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is designed to offer nutritionally balanced, high quality meals to children during summer vacations, interim, and off-track periods.
Wed, 11 Jun 2014
The purpose of the event is to expose local residents to the exhibits currently featured at the museum. It will also provide families and children a fun way to learn through hands-on activities about art.
Tue, 10 Jun 2014
You know what's GREAT about ideas? Anyone can have one. They can come anytime, from anywhere, right out of the blue, in ways we least expect. Ideas are the turbo engine of humanity.
Thu, 05 Jun 2014
The University of Utah is collaborating with five leading U.S. universities on an advanced cyberinfrastructure and computational research project supported by a $5.3 million National Science Foundation grant.
Tue, 03 Jun 2014
A preschool program at Utah State University for children on the autism spectrum has received an additional $75,000 in ongoing funding from the Utah Legislature
Tue, 03 Jun 2014
A group of Weber State University computer science graduates who designed software for a local restaurant that employees adults with special needs has placed in the finals of a national design competition.
Sometimes an internship is more than just a steppingstone into a career. Sometimes it can show a student the best way to do business, not just the best way to make a living.
Fri, 30 May 2014
The eighth annual Science in the Parks and the fifth annual Arts in the Parks programs are back for 2014. The programs will run for six weeks in June and July from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Wed, 28 May 2014
This public comment period will last for 90 days, from May 19 to August 17. Review, insight, and comments from not only all librarians, but all interested members of the public, are a critical part of this public comment session.
Tue, 27 May 2014
This academy is an extension of and replaces the Elementary Principals Mathematics and Science Leadership Academy.
Wed, 21 May 2014
Gov. Gary Herbert was at Utah Valley University May 15 signing legislation that appropriates $20 million to enhance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education in Utah.
Tue, 20 May 2014
Speeding at more than 1 million mph, the star may provide clues about the supermassive black hole at the center of our Milky Way
Mon, 19 May 2014
Weber State University faculty and students, along with the Ogden Valley Starry Nights organization, hope to preserve a view of the stars in Weber County by applying for accreditation as an International Dark-Sky Park.
Fri, 16 May 2014
The camp — similar to a sleep away summer camp — features sports, art, drama activities and nature hikes. Unlike other summer camps, every camper in attendance has had an experience with cancer in his or her immediate family
Tue, 13 May 2014
The KSL Teacher Feature Awards recognizes outstanding Utah teachers throughout the state during the school year.
Mon, 12 May 2014
Anyone looking to take a trip back in time need look no further than the new, searchable, digital archives of The Signpost— first known as the Weber Herald— and Weber State's student voice for the past 97 years.
Mon, 05 May 2014
“This day of service is one important way that Weber State contributes to a city that has been a huge supporter of our institution over its 125-year history.”
Fri, 02 May 2014
Snow College's Ephraim Commencement will be streamed live on Saturday, May 3, 2014.
Thu, 01 May 2014
On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, the 28th Annual Career and Technical Education (CTE) Scholarships and Tuition Awards Banquet took place at Salt Lake Community College
Mon, 28 Apr 2014
Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB) dedicated a new mobile audiology clinic to the late Melvin Nielson during ribbon cutting ceremony on April 24
Fri, 25 Apr 2014
2nd in the "PSA" category at the 2014 Utah High School Film Festival. Produced by Copper Hills High School.
Wed, 23 Apr 2014
Gov. Gary Herbert visited Copper Hills High School on Tuesday to ceremonially sign a bill started by students in an AP U.S. Government class.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014
Rural Health Scholars is a program for all aspiring physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists and any other medical practicing professional, to help give the support and opportunities necessary to get into medical school
Thu, 17 Apr 2014
This 5K event is designed for students, parents, and educators to come and engage in Healthy STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) experiences with the community
Mon, 14 Apr 2014
The Utah State Board of Education and Legislature have taken steps to empower the state’s youth with financial knowledge that will lead to future stability and success in homes and the economy
Tue, 01 Apr 2014
Children must be helped to learn mathematics in a better way than we were, so that mathematical limits do not shut them out of certain life choices and career options.
Fri, 28 Mar 2014
Superintendent of Public Instruction Martell Menlove announced he would retire, but agreed to remain on the job until the State Board of Education can name a new superintendent
Wed, 26 Mar 2014
The Utah State Office of Education, in partnership with Utah Education Network, is offering online courses to better meet the needs of those Utah educators who are pursuing their English endorsement
Mon, 24 Mar 2014
Come and find out why Snow College is one of the very best two year colleges in the nation.
Mon, 17 Mar 2014
The Student Assessment of Growth and Excellence (SAGE) is an online adaptive test that was custom-built to measure students’ understanding of Utah’s Core Standards in English language arts, mathematics, and science.
Fri, 14 Mar 2014
Weber State University is moving ahead with plans to construct the new Tracy Hall Science Center thanks to the Utah State Legislature’s funding of $57.4 million for the project.