Education

Weber State University professor to retire after 54 years of teaching physics

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Popular WSU professor Ron Galli is retiring after 54 years, the longest known tenure of any...

Environment

Weber State professors respond to climate misinformation spun by recent book

EU Climate Agreement Now What?

When a book questioning climate change began showing up in several Weber State University professors’ mailboxes this month, they felt frustrated. Now, they’re going to use it as a tool to teach the facts.


Education

WSU student will have bittersweet graduation with parents stuck in Malaysia

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Abbas and Susan Nadri would love to watch their son graduate from Weber State University but in the wake of the confusion resulting from President Donald Trump’s travel bans, they’re stuck as Iranian refugees in Malaysia.


Local

Weber State University professor to retire after 54 years of teaching physics

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Popular WSU professor Ron Galli is retiring after 54 years, the longest known tenure of any professor there. He started the physics program back in 1963.


Education

Weber State honors students, faculty at Crystal Crest Awards

WEB weber state 2017 crystal crest winners collage

Weber State University’s 2017 Crystal Crest Awards honored students and faculty for community involvement and athletic and academic accomplishments.


Education

T.H. Bell Junior High authors write novella

TH Bell Young Authors

Utah writer Joy Spraycar assisted the junior high students with the project.


Education

4 Ogden School District administrators move into different roles

Ogden School District Logo

Four Ogden School District employees were given new jobs at a Board of Education meeting Thursday,  April 20.


Local

Weber State student designs Habitat for Humanity house for fellow student

Travis Parsons Weber State Habitat For Humanity

Travis Parsons is a student at Weber State University. So is Solomone Tuifua. Habitat for Humanity brought the two together.


Education

Davis School District receives AP Honor Roll accolade

Davis School District

The Davis School District is one of four school districts in the nation appearing on the AP Honor Roll for seven years. The honor roll recognizes schools for improving or sustaining the number of students taking and succeeding at Advanced Placement exams.


Education

Northridge High student honored as Air Force Military Child of the Year

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Northridge High School senior Jamal Braxton was honored by the Davis School District Board of Education for receiving the Air Force Military Child of the Year Award.


Local

Latino WSU students discuss parental expectations, undocumented relatives, more

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‘Although it seemed the world was against me, I never gave up,’ one student said.


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