A new name and a new leader were created when CEU became part of Utah State University in 2010. On July 1, Joe Peterson became chancellor and the name of the college was changed to USU – College of Eastern Utah and then USU Eastern. Peterson was the third leader to have ties to Eastern Utah. Born in San Juan County, he lived in Price where his father was a history instructor. After his father earned his Ph.D., Chas Peterson moved his family to Logan to teach history.
Posted Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 8:19pm
A packed auditorium welcomed USU Eastern choirs and Castle Valley Chorale and Orchestra’s annual production of Handel’s “Messiah” Dec. 3 under the direction of Larry Martin. Almost 100 choir members and orchestra members performed 23 numbers in the season’s holiday tradition.
Posted Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 2:45pm
Utah State University Eastern’s production of “Blithe Spirit,” an improbable farce, continues Dec. 7-9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Peterson Black Box Theatre. The story concerns the socialite and novelist Charles Condomine who invites the eccentric medium and clairvoyant, Madame Arcati, to his house to conduct a séance, hoping to gather material for his next book. Condomine wants to learn more about the occult for a novel he is writing.
Posted Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 7:23pm
Logan photographer, Andrew McAlllister's exhibit "Towns Less Occupied" will be shown from Nov. 6 through Dec. 8 in the Central Instructional Building's Gallery East.
Posted Monday, November 20, 2017 - 10:35am
If you like Noel Coward plays, you will like Utah State University Eastern’s production of “Blithe Spirit.” It is an improbable farce that is set to open the weekends of Nov. 30, Dec. 1-2 and Dec. 7-9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Peterson Black Box Theatre. The comedy was first produced in 1941 on Broadway and later in London. Currently, “Blithe Spirit” has 43 productions showing in the United States and England, proving the lasting appeal of the play, said USU Eastern Director Corey Ewan.
Posted Friday, November 17, 2017 - 12:17am
It’s the final bump in the road as the semester comes to an end. Finals are approaching, and students try to manage their anxiety and stress. For many students, their daily routine is interrupted, and their body tries to adjust to the little amount of sleep they are getting, the small amount of food they eat and how much information they try to cram into their heads.
Posted Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:57pm
From Japan to Guam, Hawaii to New York, to Virginia and now Price, 17-year-old Joseph Poston has been around the block. Originally born in Japan, but having spent most of his life in New York and Virginia, Poston’s parents split when he was younger. His dad was a Navy Seal and Poston was born on a U.S. air force base in Japan. However, when asked where he is from, he replies with Virginia.
Posted Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:55pm
Meet Chloe McFarland, who is slowly taking on her sophomore year at Utah State University Eastern. The 19-year-old is undecided in her major and said, “I’m kind of leaning towards teaching high schoolers, but there’s not a high school education major, so communications or history, but I just want to be a high school social studies teacher.” Originally from Modesto, California, McFarland has lived in West Jordan, Utah off and on for the last 13 years.
Posted Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:53pm
Helper is known for its beautiful history found throughout the small city. Along with its history, it has become a great place to explore art. Artists from all over go to Helper to see others’ artwork, as well as display their own. The Fine Arts Gallery on Main Street is no exception and is definitely a worthwhile place to visit. Steven Lee Adams creates almost everything for sale within the Fine Art Gallery Exhibit. Native arts and many oil-on-canvas paintings are a few of the amazing things to see throughout the exhibit.
Posted Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:51pm
Alex Anderson Staff Writer
Posted Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 1:36pm