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  1. USU professor named Fulbright scholarRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Utah State University-Uintah Basin professor Alan Blackstock is headed to Ecuador as the first regional campus faculty member named as a Fulbright scholar. The English professor was awarded a Fulbright grant to teach in Ecuador for a semester at the University of Cuenca.

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  2. $173K Settlement Revealed in Utah State Student 'Slack Line' DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Utah State University has agreed to pay $172,500 to the parents of a student killed four years ago when he hit a slack line rope tied between two trees while he was biking on campus, according to documents released by the university following a public records request. The university and Eric Anderson's parents last week declined to disclose the amount paid as part of their legal settlement, citing a confidentiality agreement.

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  3. In our opinion: Search for a new U. presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... years, Utah has seemed to skew toward ostensibly safe internal hires. The past two presidents of Utah State University, for example, have been internal hires. President David Pershing was also an internal hire. Yet recent events have sparked public ...

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  4. Researcher says Uinta Basin's high ozone likely to result in EPA actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... to increased regulation," said Lyman, who is executive director and senior research scientist with Utah State University's Bingham Entrepreneurship and Energy Research Center. The scientist gave a presentation to members of the Natural Resources, ...

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  5. Op-ed: The rights of university facultiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Deseret News

    ... from the university. Another case of potentially greater impact is the recently announced donation to Utah State University School of Business by the Huntsman Foundation in collaboration with the Charles Koch Foundation. The Koch brothers have long ...

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  6. Sequestering 'blue carbon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | NorCalBlogs

    Utah State University ecologist, Trisha Atwood investigates sequestration of blue carbon of vegetated coastal habitats. CREDIT Peter Macreadie, Deakin University LOGAN,UTAH, USA - Focusing on the management of carbon stores within vegetated coastal habitats provides an opportunity to mitigate some aspects of global warming.

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  7. Student's family gets $173K in - slack line' deathRead the original story

    Saturday May 20 | Post Register

    Utah State University has agreed to pay $172,500 to the parents of a student killed four years ago when he hit a slack line rope tied between two trees while he was biking on campus, according to documents released by the university following a public records request. The university and Eric Anderson's parents last week declined to disclose the amount paid as part of their legal settlement, citing a confidentiality agreement.

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  8. USU athletics: USU announces KZNS 1280 The Zone will be new flagship...Read the original story

    Friday May 19 | Deseret News

    Utah State University Vice President and Director of Athletics John Hartwell and Learfield's Aggie Sports Properties, the multimedia rights holder for USU Athletics, announced Friday a partnership with Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment that KZNS 1280 The Zone, based in Salt Lake City, will be the new flagship for Aggie athletics beginning this fall. "This partnership with Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment will give Utah State athletics more control over advertising, coaches' shows locations and overall production of each broadcast," said Hartwell.

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  9. Joshua Williams has special needs - and he's proudly off to collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Seattle Times

    ... to academics. Our rankings landed us at open houses at Clemson University, University of Iowa and Utah State University. In the end, Joshua accepted an offer from the Iowa REACH (Realizing Educational and Career Hopes) program. As many graduating ...

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  10. Local authors Lisa Mangum and Daniel Coleman inspire writers of all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Deseret News

    ... glish with an editing minor from Brigham Young University and is finishing a master's in folklore from Utah State University. Contact her at [email protected]

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  11. Craig Royce's recent Mesozoic discoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Sun Advocate

    Craig Evan Royce, Castle Country Author of Uranium Seekers, A Photo-Essay Tribute to Miners, and Country Miles Are Longer Than City Miles, An Important Document in the Art and Social History of Americana, has recently been acknowledged for his advocacy for Utah Paleontology and Archaeology by Kenneth Carpenter, Ph.D. author of over 13 Books and Director of the Utah State University Eastern Prehistoric Museum and Curator of Paleontology and Tim Riley, Ph.D. , nationally recognized archaeologist and Curator of Archaeology whose excavation and scientific work at Carbon County, Utah's Martinez Pit House site is gaining national recognition.

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  12. USU to pay about $173k in student's slackline deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | KSL-TV

    Utah State University will pay $172,500 to settle a lawsuit filed after a college student was killed when he hit a "slack line" rope tied between two trees while riding his bike. Documents released by the university detail the settlement reached in the death of 24-year-old Eric Anderson, who died after hitting the balancing rope placed by other students in August 2013.

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  13. Utah State to pay $172,500 to student's family over slackline deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Deseret News

    People hang out on the quad in front of the Agricultural Sciences building at Utah State University in Logan on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. Utah State University will pay $172,500 to settle a lawsuit filed after a college student was killed when he hit a "slackline" rope tied between two trees while riding his bike.

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  14. Utah State University settles suit over slackline death with payment, adoption of safety measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Utah State University will pay $172,500 to settle a wrongful-death lawsuit with the parents of a bicyclist who died in 2013 after hitting a slackline hanging on Old Main Hill. The university also has agreed to make safety cones available for free to students who slackline on campus, according to the settlement, which was obtained by The Tribune on Thursday under provisions of Utah's Government Records Access and Management Act.

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  15. Dale FillmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Sun Advocate

    ... up in Lawrence, on the family farm and was the oldest of six. He graduated from Emery High School and Utah State University. On March 22, 1969, he married Angelia (Angie) White in Cleveland, Utah. Dale had a lifelong passion for machinery and ...

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  16. News roundup: White House mood turns sourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... no longer be referred to law enforcement for school-based infractions. [ DNews ] -> A researcher from Utah State University's Bingham Entrepreneurship and Energy Research Center told lawmakers Wednesday that high ozone levels in the Uinta Basin will ...

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  17. This is the best way to tell if your flour has gone badRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | MSN Living

    ... but the protein in wheat, also known as gluten. As Karin Allen, a food quality specialist, writes for Utah State University, "when the proteins that normally form gluten, are exposed to air, they can change significantly. These changes limit the ...

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  18. Where Trump has weakened public and scientific inputRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | High Country News

    ... water quality concerns, mining legacy, Superfund sites and tribal environmental health issues," Utah State University natural resource sociologist Courtney Flint said. She was one of those dismissed from the board, which is traditionally composed of ...

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  19. West heads north and east to follow dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Examiner

    ... V state league before an opportunity arose to take her basketball overseas. "A friend had signed with Utah State University and her coach asked if she knew of any point guards interested in going to college in the US," West said. "The stadium we ...

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  20. USU football: former Utah State football great Len Rohde passes awayRead the original story

    Tuesday May 16 | Deseret News

    ... junior and senior. As a senior, he was named team captain and the team's Most Valuable Player. "All of Utah State University and its athletics family is saddened to hear of the passing of one of our all-time great football players in Len Rohde. Our ...

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