All students at Eastern pay a $250 student fee. Where the money is allocated is decided by the student fee allocation committee (SFAC). Like most of the other organizations, the library wanted more money, but this request was different from the others because it was required.
Posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:26pm
One of the leading intellectual voices in the United States will keynote Utah State Eastern’s third annual Diversity Conference on Friday, Feb. 17, in the Jennifer Leavitt Student Center at 9 a.m. Eight workshops will explore diversity and inclusion during the conference. Bryan Hotchkins, an associate professor at Texas Tech University in the educational psychology and leadership department, will keynote the conference and is actively engaged in teaching about navigating cultural difference.
Posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:21pm
A lot of people in Castle County are sporting beautiful manicured hand and toe nails this week. By getting manicures and pedicures at USU Eastern’s cosmetology department Feb. 8-9, the students helped raise almost $4,000 to give to two children fighting leukemia, one from Emery County and one from Carbon County. Their theme was “Let’s Nail Cancer.”
Posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:17pm
High school welders from across the state converged on USU Eastern’s welding shop last week to compete in its second annual Invitational Welding Competition.   Over 20 students completed the contest that was designed, prepared and judged by Eastern’s SkillsUSA student members, under the supervision of instructor Austin Welch.
Posted Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 6:14pm
Every month the Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) holds what is called an Eagle hour where the diversity team picks a subject and holds a discussion on it. For the month of January, the legalization of Marijuana was discussed. To start the discussion, Alex Anderson, EUSA executive vice president over the CDI asked questions and presented research.
Posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 10:30pm
Part 2
Posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 9:03pm
“Let’s Nail Cancer” is Utah State University’s Cosmetology Department’s latest fund-raising effort to help two children, one in Carbon County and one in Emery County, who are fighting leukemia. The event is Wednesday and Thursday, Feb. 8-9, in the USU Eastern’s cosmetology studio on the second floor of the McDonald Career Center from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. both days. “We have two children in our area who have cancer. This community has always rallied around anyone in need and anyone who knows someone fighting cancer, knows it is an expensive battle.
Posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 8:59pm
In a small college town like Price, finding things to do on the weekends away from home can be difficult. Of course the school offers clubs, sports teams and intramurals, however the faculty and students realize that some students are still left feeling bored on weekends in their dorms, and the staff of The Eagle turned to the students in search of a way to combat that boredom.
Posted Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 8:50pm
Code Blue, Utah State University's emergency notification system issued two Code Blue alerts today, Jan. 23. The first was a text and phone message at approximately 9 a.m. announcing all classes on the Logan campus would close for the rest of the day including night classes. At 10 a.m., Code Blue issued another alert announcing the Eastern campus is closing for the day.
Posted Monday, January 23, 2017 - 11:02am
In its history, Utah State University Eastern, formerly College of Eastern Utah, the campus enrollment grew and shrunk in rhythm with other comparable schools in the state until in recent years as enrollment began to steadily decrease. The Eagle staff spent several weeks compiling and comparing published enrollment numbers from the past 20 years and will present its findings in a series of articles dealing with the who, the what and the why of the issue.
Posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 7:45pm