This week, Weber State University honored top faculty with the John S. Hinckley Fellow Award and the Exemplary Interdisciplinary Collaboration Award.
A political science major at Weber State University has been appointed to the Newman Civic Fellowship, a national program that provides learning and networking opportunities for emerging community leaders.
The 17th Annual Native Symposium returns to Weber State University this November as one of several events being held in honor of Native American Heritage Month. This years symposium theme is Honoring Native Sovereignty.
Award-winning and bestselling author Viet Thanh Nguyen will deliver a public reading Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. in the Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater. A reception in his honor will be held at 6:30 p.m.
It took some time for Neftali Castaneda to get into Weber State University, but once he did, he hasn't slowed down.
Weber State University has been awarded $1.24 million from the National Science Foundation, the largest NSF grant received by the university to date.
When she thinks about the future, Cari DeCoursey sees a mountain of possibilities, from researching soil health to teaching middle school choir.
Defying the national trend that has seen a decline in college enrollment, Weber State University boasts its largest-ever student body and welcomes a record number of Hispanic and Latino students.
Weber State University will host acclaimed author Gabby Rivera on Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Val. A. Browning Center Allred Theater. Rivera will speak about prioritizing joy, as well as her experience as an LGBTQ+ woman of color.
At 19 years old, Jasmine Lagunas knew moving away from her hometown in Logan, Utah, to attend Weber State University was a big sacrifice for her family, but following her dream is inspiring others to do the same.
This week, Weber State University will host WSU Salutes, an annual ceremony that recognizes alumni from various eras throughout the school's history, along with community leaders who have made a difference in Utah and beyond.
Students and community members are ready to show off their school spirit at Weber State University's homecoming celebrations from Oct. 6-14. Classic events include a pep rally, Light the W and a football game.
One week ahead of its streaming debut on Amazon Prime, Weber State University will host a premiere screening of The College Tour episode centered around 10 current and former WSU students.
Weber State's cheer team won its seventh national title and its second Grand National Championship competition at the 2023 NCA/NDA Collegiate Nationals last spring, adding to the team's global reputation as a cheerleading powerhouse.
When Tyler Brown graduated high school in Louisville, Kentucky, he was on a quest to enroll in a premier automotive program. His search led him to WSU, whose automotive technology program is recognized as one of the top 10 in the nation.
Weber State University's theater season kicks off next week with a musical adaptation of the classic novel Jane Eyre.
A U.S. Soccer and English Premier League goalkeeper is headlining Weber State University's 25th Annual Diversity Conference to be held Sept. 28-29. This year's theme is Celebrate Neurodiversity.
Weber State University's executive director of Hispanic-Serving Institution Initiatives Yudi Lewis has been named one of Utah's 40 over 40 successful women for her work in higher education.
Weber State University's Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery is bringing a new collaborative exhibition to the Dumke Arts Plaza on Oct. 6 that features dance, film and photography.
Weber State University's partnership with TheDream.US, the nation's largest college and career success program for undocumented students, is providing nearly $1.2 million in scholarships to WSU Dreamers for the 2023-24 academic year.
Weber State University will mark 20 years of donating blood with the annual American Red Cross Blood Battle Sept. 11-15 on the Ogden campus.
Weber State University will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month throughout September and October, and will welcome Samuel Alba, Utah's first Latino federal judge, as a keynote speaker to honor the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans.
Construction is progressing on Weber State University's McKay Education Building, which is undergoing a complete renovation to modernize and upgrade its teaching and learning spaces.
To celebrate Constitution Day, Weber State University's Olene S. Walker Institute of Politics & Public Service welcomes guest speaker George F. Will and interviewer Boyd Matheson.
When Marek Matyjasik taught in Poland as part of his first Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award, the COVID-19 pandemic cut his time short. In his eyes, there was much more to accomplish.
Weber State University police hosted a multiagency active shooter response training at the Ogden campus on Aug. 23.
Weber State University students, faculty and staff can now add their Wildcard to Apple Wallet or Google Pay and use their mobile devices to access campus buildings, purchase meals and more.
Teaching runs in the family of Jericho Robbins, who graduated this spring with a bachelor's degree in elementary education from the Jerry & Vickie Moyes College of Education at Weber State University.
Twenty-seven faculty at Weber State University recently became certified in Effective College Instruction through the Association of College and University Educators.
Ogden native and former corporate executive and legal counsel for Citigroup Karla Bergeson was elected as chair of the Weber State University's Board of Trustees at its annual orientation meeting today.
Tess Wunderlich provides patients with the same excellent care she received while combating cancer at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray, even if she never meets them in person.
Students in the Annie Taylor Dee School of Nursing are honing their skill set by participating in virtual reality triage exercises to respond to mass casualty incidents or emergency events.
Weber State University is being recognized for its success in proactive efforts to become carbon neutral by 2040, a decade ahead of its original goal.
Weber State University's free REACH Weber program is providing youth with Type 1 diabetes guidance on maintaining a healthy lifestyle through its recreational events.
The Department of Respiratory Therapy at Weber State University was awarded the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success Award on July 14 by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.
Three years ago, Shelby Watchman sat quietly during her first class at Weber State University, too anxious to engage with her professor or classmates.
WSU has been selected as an education partner for Amazon's Career Choice program, providing Amazon's hourly employees access to over 200 certificate and degree programs.
Weber State University engineering students demonstrated the progress of their senior capstone project to U.S. Space Command official Thomas A. Lockhart as he toured WSU's Miller Advanced Research and Solutions Center on June 26.
The annual Lindquist Family Symphony Pops Concert and Fireworks will light up the skies above Weber State University on July 16 from 9-11 p.m.
WSU is launching the Talent Ready Cybersecurity and IT Infrastructure Apprenticeship. The new program helps students pursuing cybersecurity and IT degrees gain technical training.
When Trini Gonzales became a father at age 17, his dream to become a Marine and attend college was eclipsed by a duty to care for his son.
Patrick Ramsay is taking the skills he learned at Weber State University and turning them into a creative, inclusive space in Ogden.
Weber State University's free summer Arts in the Parks and Science in the Parks programs for children begin in June throughout Ogden.
Weber State University students Marley Keith and Porter Lance took home top prizes at the national Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in Washington, D.C. for their lighting and scenic designs.
Weber State University's Board of Trustees Executive Committee has approved the selection of Jessica Oyler as the inaugural vice president of Student Access & Success.
Although Christina Zamora is among the first graduating class of Weber State University's new Master of Social Work program, which launched in 2021, she's the first to admit that getting a master's degree was never her plan.
Ballet Folclórico Guadalajara and Mariachi Femenil Estrella de México are bringing Mexican tradition and celebration back to Ogden.
Exhibiendo las tradiciones y celebraciones mexicanas, Ballet Folclórico Guadalajara y Mariachi Femenil Estrella de México regresan a Ogden.
For their achievements in education, business, government and community leadership, WSU will recognize four outstanding Utahns with honorary degrees during its 160th commencement ceremony April 28.
When Abigail Trejo began looking into Weber State University's Building Design & Construction program, she didn't realize she already had a special connection to it.
Weber State University's LGBT Resource Center will honor LGBTQ+ graduates with its first formal Lavender Graduation celebration April 19.
Weber State University is honoring the class of 2023 during its 160th commencement ceremony April 28 beginning at 8:30 a.m., followed by ceremonies for each college throughout the day.
WSU senior, Andrew Kyed, dreams of using the skills he's learning to create a documentary about his grandmother and other Japanese Americans detained during World War II.
Three faculty members have been named WSU's 2023 Brady Presidential Distinguished Professors, representing the fields of radiological sciences, psychology and electrical computer engineering.
WSU and Ogden City are making contemporary art exciting and accessible to the local community with new, video game-inspired sculptures and a video exhibition at the Dumke Arts Plaza.
A WSU professor of emergency healthcare teamed up with the Ogden City Fire Department to improve out-of-hospital cardiac arrest survival rates in Weber and Morgan counties via the mobile app, PulsePoint.
One of eight siblings, Rebecca Schull thought she would never go to college. Through a vocal scholarship at Weber State and a thriving music community, her life has been enriched.
WSU is doing its part to bring awareness to sexual assault issues with various events including the Take Back the Night rally and march and Start by Believing Day.
Looking back, its hard to believe Brodee Kendrick ever considered himself not college material. He's active in WSU student leadership, works on campus, and is about to earn his associate's degree.
A physical education professor at WSU is being recognized for his commitment to the community via his landmark work on behalf of children with disabilities. James Zagrodnik will receive the 2023 John A. Lindquist Award.
With more than 120 years of combined service to Weber State University, one staff and two faculty members will receive the WSU Alumni Associations H. Aldous Dixon Award.
Among the thousands of seniors finishing their last semester at Weber State University this spring, another kind of senior is relaunching her educational journey and gaining millions of followers in the process.
Sadie Wood spent her spring break in Taru, Kenya, building a community center that she helped design.
Weber State University will host its 14th annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit at the Ogden campus March 23-24.
Sonora Grill in downtown Ogden will host its 10th annual Dining for Dollars event March 23 to support Weber State Universitys Oportunidad Scholarship Fund.
Following a five-year tradition, Weber State University awarded the 2023 Presidential Teaching Excellence Award to 12 of its top teachers.
Nikole Hannah-Jones, a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalist, will visit Weber State University on March 31.
Weber State University's Wildcat MicroFund has received a $1.2 million gift from America First Credit Union to expand its services throughout Utah.
At Weber State, seven out of eight college deans are women. For International Womens Day, three of those deans shared their thoughts on the importance of women in leadership.
Two months from earning a masters degree at WSU, Tyler Rupe has already worked with the U.S. Olympic Speed Skating team and lined up a summer job in the NFL.
An art history professor at Weber State University is amplifying voices that are often forgotten within the art world.
A new musical created by Weber State University alum and faculty will have its world premiere at WSU on Feb. 24.
WSU is partnering with Hill Air Force Base and Catalyst Campus to offer the Rosie Project, a tuition-free information technology program aimed at getting military spouses plugged into jobs within the Department of Defense.
When she was just 17, Reece Richardson moved across the Pacific Ocean to attend Weber State University with the hope of one day treating cancer patients.
Local and internationally acclaimed storytellers will express their art through performances and activities during Weber State Universitys 27th annual Storytelling Festival Feb. 27 to March 1.
Literature students across the nation will have the opportunity to present their work at the National Undergraduate Literature Conference hosted by Weber State University from March 30 to April 1.
Weber State University is taking a unique approach to student success and retention with the creation of a new position: chief data officer.
For Yuritzi Jamileth Rosas Hernandez, the path to college was not easy. Growing up a girl of color in predominantly white schools, she often felt like the odd one out.
Weber State associate professor Alex Lawrence isnt afraid of artificial intelligence in the classroom.
Weber State University is using 3D printing to advance its research on composite materials that support northern Utahs aerospace and defense ecosystem.
With a passion for working with diverse student populations, Tammy Nguyen has stepped into a new role as executive director of access and inclusion at Weber State University.
Madeleine Sorbonne was five years old when her parents lost their home and moved into an ambulance. Today she's an award-winning zoology student at Weber State.
Robert Wolfley served in the Air Force for 22 years. Now hes serving fellow veterans at Weber State University as the new director of Veteran Services.
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