Often times people have trouble distinguishing between greatness in the eyes of society and greatness for the everlasting evolution of humanity. Greatness is not defined by material possessions, paid for speeches, or political status; it is defined by the rate at which you push forward humanity. Not only did Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. provide leadership to the African- American Civil Rights Movement, he pushed an agenda of equality into the Western culture.
Posted Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:43pm
A 19-year-old, representing Cardston, Alberta, Canada, is Tate Sommerfeldt. He was scouted to come to Utah State University Eastern by theatre associate professor, Brent department. Innes is also from Cardston so they have a lot in common. Sommerfeldt said he was excited to go somewhere where no one knew him. “Growing up in a small town of 3,000 people, everyone, knew exactly who I was, they knew my parents, and knew my grandparents”. Sommerfeldt is happy with the refreshing change of atmosphere and being known only as Tate and not as “Dalan’s kid”.
Posted Monday, February 12, 2018 - 3:13am
Sydney Ho was born in Alexandria, Virginia but is a self-considered local. She spent most of her life in Kirtland, New Mexico, and moved to Price her sophomore year of high school. Still undecided in her major, Ho is leaning towards communications. She is still unsure, although her dream job is to be a concert venue owner. The 19-year-old freshman at Utah State
Posted Monday, February 12, 2018 - 3:12am
Going on dates is great fun for all college students, but in a smaller town, it is sometimes hard to find the best date ideas. Here is a list of my top 10 date ideas at USU Eastern. 10. Coldstone and Price River Trail- Everyone loves ice cream! Why not get a sweet treat and go to the newly created Price River Trail. This trail was finished in December 2011 so enjoy it walking it with a date and then treat yourself at Coldstone Ice Cream.
Posted Monday, February 12, 2018 - 3:10am
Gallery East’s second exhibit of the spring semester features photographs by Price native Mike King and is part of USU Eastern’s Year of the Arts celebration. Titled “Take a Closer Look,” the photos will be displayed from Feb. 5 through Mar. 2 in USUE’s Central Instructional Building.
Posted Monday, February 12, 2018 - 3:05am
One of the busiest persons on campus stresses the need for students to be more involved in service to the school and community. Terry Johnson is the Volunteer Service Coordinator and oversees work done in the SUN Center on USUE’s campus. SUN stands for Serving Utah Network, and Terry is very involved in providing opportunities for students to go out and provide service to others. Terry has a love for serving others.
Posted Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 9:54pm
The Prehistoric Museum unveiled its latest and most ambitious exhibit, yet featuring the ancient cliff dwellers of Southeastern Utah The exhibit centers around a full-sized, walk-through cliff dwelling apartment, and highlights some of the artifacts recovered from the Westwater (Five Kiva) Cliff Dwelling near Blanding, Utah. A scale-model diorama of this cliff dwelling shows daily life during the cliff dwelling’s heyday in 1245 AD.
Posted Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 9:43pm
Dean Thacker Staff Writer
Posted Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 9:41pm
Dean Thacker Dean Thacker has many aliases. He is known as Colton Dean Thacker to his parents and family, Den to his friends, or student body president to the students at Utah State University Eastern. Thacker is 20-years-old and a geoscience major. Born in Vernal, Utah and raised in Ririe, Idaho. Ririe (pronounced RYE-REE), is a small town of 643 people as of 2016, according to Google. Thacker’s family moved from Vernal to Ririe because his dad opened up a dealership in Rexburg, Idaho and Pocatello, Idaho.
Posted Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 9:39pm
Emma Thacker Ever been to an event or dance on campus? Emma Thacker has been to most, if not all events last semester, and has more than likely been in charge of making the playlist or playing music at the event. Born and raised in Richmond, Utah, the 18-year-old is a cosmetology student and an operations manager for student government.
Posted Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - 9:36pm