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R&O CONSTRUCTION NAMED ENR REGIONAL CONTRACTOR OF THE YEAR

R&O Construction

Engineering News Record (ENR) has selected R&O Construction as Contractor of the Year for it’s Intermountain Region. The region consists of Utah, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana. Each year, ENR’s national editorial team nominates and votes on a contractor based on exceptional projects, capabilities, initiatives, community engagement, sustainable building and reputation.

Junior high students, who have spent an intense summer studying math, engineering and science in Weber State University’s summer-school program known as WSU PREP (Pre-Freshman Program), will host a Closing Celebration and STEM Expo for family, friends and alumni, July 18 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Shepherd Union Ballroom.

WSU Collaborates on Net-Zero House for Parade of Homes

Weber State University

A unique partnership will result in the first affordable net-zero home to be featured in the Northern Wasatch Parade of Homes July 5-20.

D.L. Evans Bank Announces New Blackfoot Branch

Ogden-Weber Chamber of Commerce

D. L. Evans Bank, is pleased to announce the grand opening of the bank’s newest branch in Blackfoot, Idaho.

​ Department of Labor Awards $2 Million to WSU-led Tech Collaboration

Weber State University

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has awarded $2 million to Weber State University to lead a collaboration of Utah technology groups and businesses in a continuing effort to expand apprenticeships.

WSU Names New Vice President of University Advancement

Weber State University

Weber State University’s Board of Trustees Executive Committee has approved the selection of Betsy Mennell as vice president of University Advancement.

WSU Offers Science and Arts in Parks for Ogden Families

Weber State University

Weber State University Arts in the Parks and Science in the Parks are gearing up for another summer of free art and science activities for children and their families.

WSU Completes Study of Government Shutdown Impact on Northern Utah

Weber State University

Weber State University’s Center for Community Engaged Learning-Research Extension (CCEL-RE) has concluded its surveys to measure the impact of the recent partial federal government shutdown on the Northern Utah economy. The 35-day shutdown most notably resulted in increased financial insecurity for federal employees, and increased anxiety and stress.

WSU and Community Celebrate Thirty Years of Juneteenth

Weber State University

OGDEN, Utah – Weber State University will help sponsor Utah’s 30th Juneteenth Freedom & Heritage Festival, which marks the end of slavery in the U.S. Events will take place across Northern Utah June 14-16 and 19.

Spoiler Alert! WSU Philosophy Professor Examines Spoilers in New Book

Weber State University

Think back to a time when you were excited to see a new movie, read a new book or were caught up in the excitement of a hit TV show, only to have someone spoil the ending for you. Remember the rage and disappointment you felt? Have you ever stopped to ask yourself why the spoiler was such a big deal?

The Monarch Announces New Retail Tenant: Art Box!

The Monarch

We are excited to announce our next tenant for The Monarch building as ART BOX, Ogden's favorite candle making & artist studio / gift boutique. Coming August 2019!

Botany Student Researching Viability of Hemp in Utah

Weber State University

Could hemp be a viable cash crop for Utah? That’s the question one Weber State University senior botany student hopes to answer through an undergraduate research study he’s undertaking this summer.

WSU to Honor Fallen North Ogden Mayor at Speech Showcase

Weber State University

WSU Graduates Honored at 153rd Commencement

Weber State University

Weber State University officials expect the class of 2018-19 to total more than 5,988 graduates. So far, 3,160 students have applied for spring graduation and will be honored April 26 at the 153rd commencement at 8 a.m. in the Dee Events Center.

Jeanne Hall, Weber State University alumna and local philanthropist, will speak at WSU’s 153rd commencement, April 26 at 8 a.m. in the Dee Events Center. Hall will receive an honorary degree.