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A Utah-based university president was announced Tuesday as the next president of Salisbury University. ... “In an era of competing pressures on higher education, Charles Wight realized an impressive number of milestones during roughly five years of leading Weber State,” said USM Chancellor Robert L.
Moolman, who is stepping in as executive director, is a native of Australia who has lived in Utah for two years. A graduate of the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, he earned a Master of Education Leadership at the University of Melbourne and is completing a Ph.D. in education with emphasis on ...

Jensen recently wrapped up a series of workshops to connect students with resources, including SNAP benefits - formerly known as food stamps - at Salt Lake Community College. She said with rising tuition costs and mounting student-loan debt, some people skip meals to make ends meet, and many have ...
Martin Luther King Jr.'s 'Promised Land' nowhere in sight for black University of Utah students. (Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake Tribune) University .... “College students and upper-class black people are not doing that,” Amematsra said of forwarding the struggle. “We should be much further, but we don't have ...
... what barriers hold Utah women back when it comes to pursuing higher education. According to their findings, 53 percent of Utah college students are women, but the state ranks one of the lowest in the country, 46th, when it comes to female enrollment. The study, led by Dr. Catherine Jeppsen at the Utah Valley University, ...

In Salt Lake City, black people and their allies “discovered that the racism that was so clearly identified with the American South was alive and well in the Intermountain West,” said Ronald Coleman, professor emeritus of history at the University of Utah — who was a star running back at the U. from 1963 to ...
Report shows Utah women falling behind in higher education ... Commission unveiled a report Tuesday detailing the state of higher education among women in Utah and found that while women in Utah are getting ... Utah women pursue shorter programs and lower-paying fields of study than Utah men.

More Utah women are enrolling in college, but new report says many fail to finish or they pursue lower-paying careers than male peers ... A new report suggests women now outnumber men at Utah's colleges and universities, but male students still rank higher in terms of completing their degrees and on ...
There is very good news for Utahns focused on value in higher education. ... As the state's flagship university, the University of Utah honors the responsibility that designation entails when ensuring value remains central to our ... and “How will a degree from this institution help me get a job after college?
This isn't a Utah State University problem. While sexual assault is certainly a campus-wide issue, this isn't a campus problem. This is a fraternity problem. As Occidental College sociology professor Lisa Wade wrote for Time Magazine in May 2017, “Young rich men invented 'social' fraternities to isolate ...
SALT LAKE CITY — Brigham Young University's graduate-level accounting program and the University of Utah's graduate programs in nursing ... Although Utah public and private universities had ranked schools and programs across most disciplines, most rated below 50, according to the rankings.
The University of Pittsburgh has selected a former Supreme Court law clerk and current associate vice president at the University of Utah as the new dean for Pitt's School of Law, officials announced Tuesday. Amy J. Wildermuth, who is currently the associate vice president for faculty and academic affairs at ...
Utah doesn't offer comprehensive sex education in schools, but therapists, educators and health officials — many of them with backgrounds in The Church of Jesus Christ of .... “There's been so much historic suppression in Utah,” says Hodson, who also teaches human sexuality at the University of Utah.
The open court session was held at Utah State University for the first time in recent years. Afterwards, Chief Justice Matthew B. Durrant said the court travels twice a year, primarily visiting universities. The open court sessions are meant to allow citizens to see first-hand, how the judicial system in Utah ...


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