LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The Huntsman family plans to donate $12 million toward new professorships at Utah State University's business school.
The Salt Lake Tribune reported Wednesday that the...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man accused of stealing a photo of an early 20th century apostle in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints could face other charges involving stolen rare items.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The first-ever drag show at traditionally conservative Utah State University drew a large and supportive crowd to cheer on 10 drag performers in an event that organizers said marks progress on LGBTQ issues.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A massive aspen grove is still deteriorating despite fencing designed to keep out mule deer that have been blamed for chewing the trees, a new study says.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah State University piano professor has been removed from his teaching duties as the college investigates a sexual assault allegation made against him in a recent lawsuit.
University President Noelle Cockett said Wednesday in a statement that professor Dennis Hirst's students will be reassigned to other faculty members this fall semester as the college investigates the claims.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Not everyone can say they've been a stunt double in a feature film.
But that's exactly what Utah State University alumna Amberley Snyder, partially paralyzed professional barrel racer, is able to say now that she has finished filming "Walk Ride Rodeo," slated to debut on Netflix in 2019. The film will be a dramatic portrayal of Snyder's life with a full cast of actors and actresses.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A library at Utah State University will soon have a new sculpture made out of six tons of willow branches.
The Herald Journal newspaper reports that the sculpture is being constructed at Merrill-Cazier Library over the course of several weeks, with the help of people in Logan.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah State University will get more money over the next year for its Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility.
The Herald Journal reports the Utah Science Technology and Research (USTAR) initiative has approved $250,000 in subsidies to help pay for the salaries of people who work in the building.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The president of Utah State University will see a salary increase next year.
The Herald Journal reports that Noelle Cockett will make $424,000 during the 2018-19 school year. That's a seven percent increase over her predecessor Stan Albrecht's pay when he retired in 2017.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Utah State University's sexual assault prevention office has started a Tinder profile aimed at reaching students on the dating app.
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A little more than 100 years ago, the owners of a new white brick bungalow with a welcoming porch planted an English walnut tree in their backyard.
The home and the neighborhood are gone, but the tree is still growing. State officials confirmed recently that it holds the record for the largest English walnut in Utah. Turns out, it's remarkably old, too.
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah State University professor is hoping to save a massive walnut tree in Ogden threatened by potential development.
The Standard-Examiner reports the English walnut tree is 85 feet (26 meters) tall with a massive canopy spread of 100 feet (30 meters). Its trunk is 18 feet and 7 inches (6 meters) in circumference.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The winner of the Miss Utah State University pageant captured the title after performing a spoken-word poem about the challenges of being a woman of color on campus.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah State University has removed its Title IX coordinator after an investigation revealed administrators had not sufficiently addressed sexism and sexual misconduct allegations against some faculty members.
LOGEN, Utah (AP) — A former Utah State University football player accused of sexually assaulting seven women will face two separate trials in a neighboring county after a judge agreed to move the case to find a more impartial jury.
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Like many college students, Jonny Peay, of Orem, was elated when his acceptance letter to Utah State University landed in his mailbox.
"I felt so happy," Jonny said.
For Peay, 22, getting into USU was an intricate process of meetings, interviewing and then spending a day on campus to see if he fit with the campus and if the campus fit for him.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Utah State University faculty members are debating what kind of statement to make about a $25 million donation from the billionaire Koch brothers.
The Herald Journal reports the school's faculty senate is creating task force to look at how the donation will affect the school and write a resolution about it.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah State University is investigating allegations of sexual assault and sexual harassment in the school's music program.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Utah lawmaker has introduced a bill that would create a pilot Utah State University Extension program to help boost employment in rural parts of the state.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Three Utah State University officials have been dismissed from a lawsuit filed by a student who says she was raped at a 2015 fraternity party when she was 19.
The Deseret News reports Victoria Hewlett sued her now former university, three of its employees and the school's Sigma Chi Fraternity chapter in November 2016.
She says they knew of five previous allegations against her assailant before she was raped, but didn't take action.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Lloyd Clement of Logan, a retired Utah State University professor, said in 1998 he believed his lifetime was approaching its end, so he wrote in his journal and made sure all of his affairs were settled.
Twenty years later, Clement is celebrating 100 years of living that has taken him everywhere from an isolated farmtown in central Utah to the Mariana Islands, Bolivia, West Africa and ultimately Cache Valley.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The number of Utah snowmobilers is declining despite an increase in the state's population, a report by Utah State University has found.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Two orphaned bear cubs were released back into the wild just in time to start hibernating for the winter.
KSL-TV reports the bears were driven last week to the Pavant Range south of Filmore where they were released by Division of Wildlife Resources technicians high in the mountains.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Utah judge will allow six women who prosecutors say were sexually assaulted by a former Utah State University football player to testify at each other's trials.
The Logan Herald Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2xXMarA) Judge Brian Cannell decided Thursday the separate accounts were similar enough to be relevant.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A recent survey says a most Utah State University students feel safe on campus, but one in 10 women say they have experienced unwanted sexual contact.
University administrators released a report Wednesday highlighting the results of an April campus climate survey. Forty-five percent of the student body responded.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Utah State University is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice, an unusual step that comes after a string of sexual assault cases, school officials have confirmed.
Federal officials' investigation into the school is more serious than those going on at hundreds of other colleges across the country, said S. Daniel Carter, president of Safety Advisors for Educational Campuses LLC.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Southern Utah University in Cedar City has spent $3.8 million to buy 10 new airplanes to try and lure students amid a pilot shortage.
Utah State University in Logan made a similar move as the schools are expecting a surge in aviation students with the increasing demand for pilot training, the Salt Lake Tribune reported (http://bit.ly/2urPCpk) Monday.
LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Protesters at Utah State University are speaking out against a $25 million donation from the billionaire Koch brothers.
The Logan Herald Journal reports (http://bit.ly/2skBGjb) the group projected a massive image of the brothers on the side of the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business on Friday. The picture shows the two men with the word "Sold!" above their heads.