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  1. Latino youths gain leadership experience at campRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Deseret News

    ... this fall. "I have the courage to do it." Her newfound courage helped her earn a scholarship to Weber State University and a free laptop, which will kickstart her career goals of using her musical talents to inspire others. Membreno is just one of ...

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  2. Ameritech offers accelerated pathway to nursing ahead of nursing shortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | KSL-TV

    ... It's a hefty bill compared with some public institutions offering associate nursing degrees. Weber State University's yearly resident tuition is $4,611, with nursing program fees that total about $2,400. An Ameritech College of Healthcare faculty ...

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  3. One local private college is graduating nurses in as short as 18 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Deseret News

    ... It's a hefty bill compared with some public institutions offering associate nursing degrees. Weber State University's yearly resident tuition is $4,611, with nursing program fees that total about $2,400. Salt Lake Community College's yearly resident ...

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  4. Monson: War and peace and play, at last, in BYU-Utah-Utah State-Weber basketball rivalriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Left to Right - Tom Holmoe, Athletic Director, Brigham Young University; Chris Hill, Athletic Director, Steve Starks, President, Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment/Utah Jazz; University of Utah; John Hartwell, Athletic Director, Utah State University; Jerry Bovee, Athletic Director, Weber State University gather together for a group photo after announcing the new men's college basketball showcase featuring BYU, Utah, USU, and Weber State, at Vivint Smart Home Arena, Thursday, July 21, 2016.

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  5. College basketball: BYU, Utah, Utah State and Weber come together for the Beehive ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Deseret News

    Steve Starks, president of Larry H. Miller Sports and Entertainment, Tom Holmoe, athletic director at Brigham Young University, Chris Hill, athletic director at the University of Utah, John Hartwell, athletic director at Utah State University and Jerry Bovee, athletic director at Weber State University announce the Zion's Bank Beehive Classic at the Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, Thursday, July 21, 2016. The Zions Bank Beehive Classic was announced on Thursday and will feature back-to-back games played between four local basketball programs at Vivint Arena.

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  6. StickShift is new band to take park stage at Fridays on VineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    ... find people to play with," he said. "It was my idea, and people came along with me." Watts studied at Weber State University. While there, he started playing with Taylor Malmrose, Ben Yuill, Kylen Seely, Matthew Kinney and Chas Burks. The musicians ...

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  7. 'We honor our pioneer ancestors,' said Brother Tad R....Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Deseret News

    Sunday School general president, Brother Tad R. Callister, addresses a congregation at the Dee Events Center in Ogden, Sunday, July 17. "We honor our pioneer ancestors by the lives we live," said Brother Tad R. Callister, Sunday School general president, during the annual Ogden Pioneer Days devotional held in the Dee Events Center on the Weber State University campus on July 1 The LDS Church News is an official publication of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The publication's content supports the doctrines, principles and practices of the Church.

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  8. July Gallery Stroll: Matthew ChoberkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... first thing, tell us a bit about yourself. Matthew: I'm a professor of painting and drawing at Weber State University in Ogden, and have been at the University for 11 years, since 2005. I came here straight from grad school at Indiana and was in NYC ...

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  9. Davis School District superintendent announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | KSL-TV

    ... ed as president of the Utah School Superintendent's Association, a member of the board of trustees of Weber State University, and an adjunct faculty member at the University of Utah and Utah State University, among other positions.

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  10. Rwanda Engages US Students to Combat Genocide DenialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Ubumenyi

    ... in Rwanda." Dr. Stephanie Wolfe, Assistant Professor, college of social and behavioral sciences at Weber State University says Rwanda's initiative that also looks at genocide that happened in other countries gives students a practical approach ...

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  11. Higher Education Professionals Mull Teacher ShortageRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Utah Business

    ... higher education institutions have to be balanced in their approach, said Chuck Wight, president of Weber State University. "I visited with [Hill Air Force Base] and they said 'We need to hire 250 computer scientists and electrical engineers and ...

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  12. Former Jazz coach receives lifetime awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | NBA.com

    ... Big Sky Conference championships (and three Big Sky Coach of the Year awards) as head coach at Weber State University and was inducted into the Weber State Hall of Fame in 1992. He was honored as Utah State's alumnus of the year in 1997 and will be ...

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  13. Rep. Stewart launches bipartisan congressional caucus on PeruRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Deseret News

    ... to bring teachers from Peru to Utah to teach in dual immersion programs. Brigham Young University, Weber State University, Utah Valley University, the University of Utah and Utah State University all have agreements with Peru for programs such as ...

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  14. Rwanda Engages US Students to Combat Genocide DenialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Ubumenyi

    ... in Rwanda." Dr. Stephanie Wolfe, Assistant Professor, college of social and behavioral sciences at Weber State University says Rwanda's initiative that also looks at genocide that happened in other countries gives students a practical approach ...

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  15. The Little-Known Medical History of HomesicknessRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | New York Magazine

    ... for home, although doctors never quite agreed upon the symptoms, explained Susan Matt, a historian at Weber State University and the author of Homesickness: An American History . "Not all homesickness was necessarily going to kill you, but if you ...

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  16. Weber State alumnus chases steeplechase dream at Olympic TrialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | KSL-TV

    On the Fourth of July, a Utah man will achieve his goal of competing in the U.S. Olympic Trials for steeplechase. Mike Hardy , an alumnus of Weber State University's track and field team, recently found out his time at the 2016 Hoka One One Middle Distance Classic earned him a spot at the event.

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  17. Editor column: Honoring the best Utah journalism, much of it from The TribuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... stadium. Not everyone who was honored for their journalistic accomplishments are journalists. Weber State University physics professor Dan Schroeder believed the public deserved financial accountability from an Ogden civic group operated by former ...

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  18. Rwanda Engages US Students to Combat Genocide DenialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Ubumenyi

    ... in Rwanda." Dr. Stephanie Wolfe, Assistant Professor, college of social and behavioral sciences at Weber State University says Rwanda's initiative that also looks at genocide that happened in other countries gives students a practical approach ...

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  19. News roundup: Worries grow about security at GOP conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... to Carol McNamara, director of the Olene S. Walker Institute of Politics and Public Service at Weber State University. In other news: Legislative candidates who gathered signatures to get their names on the ballot lost in Tuesday night's primary. [ ...

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  20. Twin sisters build robotic prosthetic arm for national competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | KSL-TV

    Twin 14-year-old sisters built a functioning robotic prosthetic arm that qualified them to compete in a national engineering competition this week at Weber State University. Jasmine and Karina Rubalcava built the arm out of string, springs and a mannequin model hand for the Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement district competition last year.

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