Spider encounters in Utah increase in the fall as spiders near the end of their lives and search for mates and lay egg sacs. These behaviors often occur indoors, causing more spider encounters and increasing the number of unnecessarily feared or killed spiders. While it’s true that there are…
The Cache County School District will be joining over 450 school districts across the county in litigation efforts alleging Juul Labs and other vaping companies downplayed health risks and marketed toward minors.
Utah State University recently announced a new “last-dollar” scholarship in an effort to increase access to affordable education.
A telescope built by Space Dynamics Laboratory has led to the discovery of a brown dwarf dubbed “The Accident.”
The Stokes Nature Center will be undertaking a park revitalization project at Jay’s Well Park in Providence to turn the space into a pollinator garden and teaching area.
Dixie State University in Saint George, Utah, continues the conversation to remove “Dixie” from their name.
A team from Utah State University is creating tools to better understand the global impact of climate change and other disasters.
A local high school Asian Student Association and the nonprofit Student 2 Student joined together on Sept. 18 to raise money for Afghan female students. Community members donated money and purchased products, bringing the total to a little over $200.
Lewiston Elementary School was recently recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School for 2021. The recognition is based on a school’s overall academic performance or progress in achievement gaps in student subgroups.
Mountain Crest High School’s “test-to-stay” event turned up more than 40 additional COVID-19 cases, according to school and health officials.
Mt. Logan Middle School underwent a brief lockdown on Thursday morning after vehicle was stolen at the school.
USU has recently acquired a collection of documents from the inventor of the pop-up tent in the hopes that outdoor product design students and others will benefit.
Mountain Crest will be the first local school to go through Utah’s “test-to-stay” protocol this fall after the state reported Monday that more than 30 students have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past two weeks.
Bridgerland Technical College was recently ranked second among licensed practical nursing programs in the Western U.S. by NursingProcess.org, an industry site focused on guiding prospective nursing students to the right school.
Recent research shows a connection between areas with high numbers of Trump voters and COVID-19 per capita cases and death rates, according to the Western Rural Development Center and Utah State University — although their findings haven’t been entirely well received online.
Students studying equine science at Utah State University now have access to a new, rare horseback riding simulator.
Data from a USU study suggests the COVID-19 pandemic impacted women’s mental health at a higher rate than men.
USU Extension is hosting an online conference to promote wellness in women’s lives on Saturday.
Utah State University will be requiring a COVID-19 vaccine after a letter from the Utah Board of Higher Education sent Friday encouraged college presidents to consider the vaccine as a precondition for enrollment.
School districts in the valley are taking caution during the COVID-19 pandemic.
COVID-19 cases are rising in Northern Utah as the school year begins.
A preliminary hearing has been set for a USU football player accused of entering a Utah State University dorm room while intoxicated and sexually assaulting a resident.
The newly founded Cache Valley Humanitarian Center, in partnership with Logan’s Rotary Clubs, helped pack about 100 school kits for children in need on Thursday — but they’re not quite finished.
A task force chaired by Utah State University President Noelle Cockett is recommending an overhaul of federal regulations affecting gene-editing technology and U.S. livestock.
While Utah is one of the most physically active states, research shows that Utah girls and women are less active than boys and men.
Utah is proud of its snow. The state of Utah even trademarked the phrase “The Greatest Snow on Earth” and put it on its license plates. But climate change is a significant threat to Utah’s famous snow and ski resorts.
Opening for the first time in almost two years, the Stokes Nature Center will start things off on Aug. 6 with the “Nature All Around Us” exhibit presented by the Natural History Museum of Utah.
A recent study from the Utah State University Utah Women & Leadership Project outlines specific challenges women in the workforce faced during COVID-19, including the negative impacts on working mothers, challenges with child care and managing a broad range of caregiving responsibilities.
A Utah State University music professor who was under investigation for allegedly raping an underage student nearly 30 years ago has resigned from his position as part of an agreement with the university.
Daryl Guymon was appointed as the new principal at Logan High School on July 1.
Bridgerland Technical College celebrated 50 years of education on Friday through a public event with live music, free food and several booths showcasing the college’s programs. As a throwback to the school’s founding in 1971, the event sported a ‘70s theme, complete with tie-dye and music ap…
Utah State University’s Space Dynamics Laboratory is celebrating its 25th year being a part of the U.S. Department of Defense as a University Affiliated Research Center.
People with “Aggiemail” Google accounts have a limited time to download emails and any other data they’ve stored there before the service shuts down next year.
While this year’s record-breaking heat and drought have many people worrying about wildfires, a USU researcher is encouraging people to take a longer-term, more nuanced view.
Peregrine Lewis, a sixth-grader from Logan, tied for 43rd after the quarterfinals in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
A sixth-grader from Logan has advanced to the quarterfinals in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.
The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University announced former U.S. Representative Mia Love as the research center’s national outreach director on Tuesday
Research shows that in Utah, several more women left the workforce during the pandemic than men.
Sky View High School students and staff set the initials on the “SV Hill” back to their usual configuration Friday morning after someone had switched them to “GC” overnight.
A Logan High School teacher and Cache Valley Judo Club head coach recently won a gold medal at the USA Judo 2021 Senior National Championships in Reno, Nevada.
Bridgerland Technical College has remodeled its machining technology department and upgraded equipment after receiving two grants.
Local authors and nature educators have teamed up to teach kids about local wildlife through a new children’s book.
What started as a way to adapt university talks to COVID-19 precautions may continue as a new forum for Latter-day Saint history and culture.
Utah State University and a governmental research arm based in Scotland recently formed a partnership to collaborate on research in environmental and agricultural science.
A Michigan State University department head has been selected as the next dean of Utah State University’s Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services.
A team of USU researchers is getting some national attention for a project that could give electric vehicle batteries a second life as solar energy storage.
After canceling 2020’s performances due to the coronavirus, the Lyric Repertory Company used the past year to come up with a reimagined summer season and implement numerous changes to highlight diversity within the theater industry.
Utah State University has a new club called Disabled and Neurodiverse Aggies.
Despite howling wind, more than 150 people gathered at Utah State University as advocates shone flashlights in a rainbow pattern on Old Main to support LGBTQ+ students at BYU. “This is in response to the rainbow Y that was put up, and we’re just trying to send our signal back down there,” sa…
Utah State University conducted a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on campus Friday.
A recent “Start by Believing” campaign at Utah State University marks the latest of a yearslong effort to improve how the school responds to sexual violence and harassment on campus.
A new building near Utah State University’s campus Quad will house all of the school’s language programs in one.
A senior at Sky View High School scored a 36 on his ACT — the highest score possible.
For Jayson Boren, the idea for Powder Soles struck him as a freshman at Utah State University in the Outdoor Product Design and Development program a little over three years ago.
Although the coronavirus threw a wrench into many in-person celebrations over the past year, an exhibit of artwork from local students shows that restrictions can come with a silver lining of innovation.