Utah State University students Matthew Hogan, Andrew Kjar and Jenny R. Whiteley were named 2020 Goldwater Scholars in a prestigious national competition that recognizes outstanding achievements in science and mathematics.
With its school buses no longer shuttling kids to and from school due to the coronavirus, Cache County School District is settling into a new use for them — delivering free breakfast and lunch to students of all ages.
Over fast-paced rhymes and slower, thoughtful odes, USU students joined each other on Instagram for an avant-garde Slam Poet Night on Wednesday evening.
This time of year usually calls for a wave of spring cleaning ventures, but to limit the spread of COVID-19, school custodial customs have intensified.
There are over 4,000 species of bees living in North America, and Joseph Wilson, an associate biology professor at the USU Tooele campus, has written a book to help educate children about them.
Since all Utah public schools have moved learning to in-home and online activities for at least two weeks as a coronavirus precaution, local families are doing what they can to keep kids engaged.
As households look for ways to supplement online and at-home school activities during Utah’s COVID-19 classroom closure, Utah State University Cache County 4-H will host a cooking demonstration livestream on Monday for children ages 5-11.
An announcement from Utah State Board of Education on Thursday informed K-12 educators about the decision to suspend the requirement for the administration of statewide assessments this year.
A group of Utah State University students is hosting an online poster contest, entitled “A Cleaner Future for Second Dam,” as a part of a group project focused on the litter and fishing line left behind at the popular fishing spot.
With a rainstorm looming, cars lined up around down the street from Ellis Elementary School on Wednesday morning as students and parents came to pick up lunches and homework.
The Preston and West Side school districts have cancelled classes until their spring breaks, which each were set for March 23-27.
Utah’s K-12 schools will dismiss for the next two weeks, Gov. Gary Herbert announced Friday afternoon.
Latinx students throughout Cache Valley were awarded Leadership, Education Achievement and Prosperity Scholarships and were celebrated during the second annual LEAP Gala on Wednesday evening at USU.
Utah State University announced that classes on all its campuses for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester would be moved online to help slow the spread of coronavirus.
The Logan City School District has decided to delay making any changes to its two dual language immersion programs after receiving an overwhelming amount of parent feedback.
Utah State University announced Wednesday afternoon through an email to all faculty and students that all university events occurring after Thursday will be canceled until April 8.
A jury trial has been scheduled for a former Utah State football player accused of sexually assaulting a woman.
Julie A. Robinson, chief scientist of the International Space Station Division at NASA and a Utah State University alum, will serve as USU’s commencement speaker for its 133rd graduation ceremony.
Parents from both Bridger and Hillcrest elementary schools spoke out against a proposal to cancel one of Logan City School District’s two dual language immersion programs at an informational meeting held Wednesday.
Logan City School District is considering cutting back from two dual language immersion programs to focus on one, and a meeting is scheduled Wednesday to take public input on the change.
As part of a new speaker series on campus, four Utah Court of Appeals judges visited USU on Friday morning to discuss their experiences navigating a predominantly male career path as women.
Nerves ran high at the third annual Herald Journal Unified Spelling Bee as the top five spellers from five different schools competed for first place Monday evening.
A Mount Logan Middle School student won second place in this year’s Northern Utah Chapter MATHCOUNTS competition, advancing to the state competition next month.
Utah State University is hosting Creativity Unbound, an art exhibition showcasing artwork from students in grades K-8.
With stories, complaints and suggestions about behavior problems in schools pouring in from around the state, local legislators are trying to figure out how to clarify protocol and offer teachers more support.
For the fifth year in a row, high school students from all over Utah are making a statement on air quality through art.
A large economic expansion in the United States over the past several years has many asking the question: Is the party about to end?
With mountains at every vantage point and national forests providing day hikes and multi-day treks, the possibilities for adventure in Cache Valley seem limitless — that is until that hot spot turns into a blister, food runs low or a bathroom can’t be found.
The Department of Justice, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Utah and Utah State University announced a settlement agreement on Wednesday.
One of Utah State University’s oldest and most popular traditions is now accessible to more people than ever.
Utah State University has launched a new online program to help registered nurses get their bachelor’s in nursing.
Protests over controversial speakers at university campuses have captured national attention and prompted discussion over “cancel culture” — but one such disagreement this week at Utah State University happened so quietly that few locals noticed.
Utah State University has partnered with the University of Colorado Boulder, Western Colorado University, and the Outdoor Industry Association to create the Outdoor Industry Business Certificate program, a set of continuing education certificates that will be unveiled later this year.
Students from both Cache County and Logan School Districts received an unexpectedly long weekend yesterday — both districts cancelled some classes while opting for a late start on others due to the snowstorm that began making its way through Cache Valley on Sunday night.
Schools in Cache County will have a two-hour delay in their Monday morning start times due to snowy weather.
Utah State University’s undergraduate elementary teacher preparation program was just named one of the best in the country for its commitment to evidence-based reading instruction.
When Tyler Coleman moved from his family’s home in Arizona to Michigan, he learned how much he valued public lands.
It was Emily Hill’s ninth year teaching kindergarten when she decided to resign from Cache County School District in late October 2019.
A varied selection of artwork created by Latinx artists is currently on display at the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art at Utah State University.
InTech Collegiate High School is now enrolling students in grades 7-11 for the 2020-21 school year.
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis delivered a convocation at Utah State University on Tuesday, speaking on the need for global leadership and healing domestic divides.
Logan High School will host its Incoming Freshman Student and Parent Night at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Utah State University students rang in the new decade with the first big dance of the year, a masquerade ball with a roaring 1920s theme.
For the past year and a half, a USU professor has been sitting down with teenagers to address and treat a compulsive hair-pulling disorder. At first glance, this research study is not so different from others — and it isn’t, except for the fact that it is all done through telecommunications.
Young robot designers from the Cache Valley area gathered in Logan recently to test their technical skills — as well as their leadership skills.
A donation from a local car dealership will give students, especially those with disabilities, a new way to get around during P.E. and recess.
Editor's Note: A photo originally appearing with this article pictured Green Canyon High School student Josh Godfrey and identified him as one of the students lined up to sign a petition protesting the recent U.S. military action against Iran. Godfrey contacted The Herald Journal to say he w…
Thirty students from Brazil visited both Sunrise Elementary School and North Cache Middle School this week, and Brazilian and American students alike have developed friendships as well as language skills.
James Mattis, former U.S. secretary of defense and retired four-star Marine Corps general, will speak at a Utah State University convocation on Jan. 21.
The USU Museum of Anthropology is kicking off the new year by showcasing a traveling exhibit in the monthly Family First Saturday event on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
For the past seven weeks, around two dozen community and student actors have been secretly preparing for a one-night showing of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Along with the community, each of the actors have been kept in the dark as to who makes up the rest of the cast. However,…
The Ridgeline High School Executive Council set a lofty goal of raising $10,000 for the families of fellow students this holiday season, but it exceeded that goal by more than half.
Early Thursday morning, in the middle of Christmas break, a couple of students met at Green Canyon High School to organize clothes, books and toys to help people start businesses abroad.
Christmas came early for the Stokes Nature Center when, on Friday, the center became an insulated building, allowing operation to extend into colder and hotter weather.
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