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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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
For her commitment...