USU Eastern students, staff and faculty helped the Christmas Tree Regalia raise almost $27,000 to be donated to the Children’s Justice Center in Price. The SUN Center, residential life and Eastern’s student association joined the men and women’s soccer, men and women’s basketball, volleyball, softball and baseball teams in setting up and assisting in the three-day-fund raising event.
Posted Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 6:56pm
Luck. This four-letter word will stick in the minds of six Utah State University Eastern student athletes when their car flipped and was stuck by a semi-truck on U.S. Highway 6 while traveling to Salt Lake City Nov. 4.
Posted Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 1:29pm
Many women at Utah State University Eastern empower everyone around them. These women are faculty, staff and students. These are women who push people around them to be better, stronger and more confident people. In this three-part series, USU Eastern women who are key to helping the institution run smoothly, empower others and create the amazing environment on campus will be featured.
Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 9:35pm
Early morning on Oct. 30, Utah State University Eastern Campus Police responded to a burglary at the Jennifer Leavitt Student Center. Two figures, one tall and thin, the other average height and heavier build, were seen on security camera footage wearing masks and dark clothing.
Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 7:51pm
Enrollment at USU Eastern continues to decline as fall semester 2017 dropped 18 students from fall semester 2016. However, the real enrollment story began seven years ago when USU and College of Eastern Utah merged. Enrollment at Eastern was 2,634 in 2010 compared to 1,950 in 2017, a net loss of 684 students. In that same time period, Utah State University dropped 722 students since 2010 from a high of 28,401 to 27,679 in 2017.
Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 7:44pm
What comes next? For victims and survivors of sexual assault at Utah State University Eastern, this must be an unanswerable question. Fortunately, USUE does have several resource and support measures to attempt to answer it. USUE’s Sexual Assault Resource Guide offers immediate guidance to victims and survivors, asking them to ensure their safety from further harm and get medical attention at the nearest hospital or instant care.
Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 7:37pm
Have you ever wanted to fly or be face to face with a whale? That is exactly what students and faculty did at the Virtual Reality Demo in the LLC, Nov. 8-9. Robby Sproul, technical professional at USU Logan, visited Eastern’s Campus to show off his incredible VR gear. USU has a virtual reality classroom for faculty to explore the possibilities of using it for educational purposes. Sproul said, “We do not want to invest in something that will not be used.”
Posted Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 7:28pm
Utah State University Eastern kicks off its annual Bread ‘n’ Soup Night starting Monday, Nov. 6 and continuing Nov. 13 and 20. A campus and community favorite since 1997, Bread ‘n’ Soup Night brings people together to share a simple meal as a fundraiser for the Carbon County Food Bank. “With so many families in need, it’s rewarding to offer such a fun way for the community to help,” explains student Kori Jorgensen, a native of Layton, and Eastern’s SUN Center co-leader.
Posted Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 8:37pm
A great deal of change has been going on at the Utah State University Eastern campus lately. A statue with a series of the Aggie “A” was installed outside of the BDAC, the Geary Theater construction is wrapping up and a Zen garden is being installed in front of the library. Speaking of the library, it was recently renamed the “Library and Learning Commons” and has seen a significant renovation since Summer 2017. To demonstrate this progress, the LLC held an open house on Nov. 1, which gave people the opportunity to see the changes made up to this point.
Posted Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:58pm
A USU Eastern welding student has done what no other welder in the 80-year history of the school has done before, nor any other Utah welding competitor for that matter. . . . Chandler Vincent was named the top welding competitor in the United States and the fifth best in the world.
Posted Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:44pm