Utah?s colleges and universities are celebrating the accomplishments of their graduates in commencement ceremonies last week and this week.
Tue, 05 May 2015
Citing data from ACT, 84% of 2013 Utah high school graduates wanted college degrees, yet only 25% appear well prepared for success in college according to ACT Benchmarks.
Mon, 04 May 2015
The Utah State Office of Education, with support from the Sorenson Legacy Foundation honored the 2015 recipients of the Sorenson Legacy Awards for Excellence in Arts Education.
Wed, 22 Apr 2015
Utah SEEd standards are available online for the public to view and provide feedback using an online survey tool.
Wed, 22 Apr 2015
Utah's graduation rate has increased by 8 percentage points over the last five years. In the same period, the dropout rate has declined by 8 percentage points.
Mon, 20 Apr 2015
The University of Utah celebrates Earth Day, April 22, with live music from a student artist, service and internship opportunities, free T-shirts, stations with interactive sustainable projects and a student art show.
Wed, 15 Apr 2015
This 5K event is designed for students, parents, and educators to come and engage in Healthy STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) experiences with the community.
Mon, 13 Apr 2015
Hear what the STEM Action Center is doing different than "business as usual" in education.
Mon, 06 Apr 2015
A detailed look at the Energy Institute, a part of Salt Lake Community College's Division of Continuing Education.
Thu, 02 Apr 2015
The Utah State Board of Regents approved an average system-wide tuition increase of 3.06 percent for the 2015-16 academic year?the lowest average increase since 1999.
Mon, 30 Mar 2015
Organized by UVU?s College of Humanities & Social Sciences, College of Science & Health and School of Education, the conference will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center.
Mon, 23 Mar 2015
Utah State University Eastern Blanding Campus all-Native American student team, named ?Inspiration,? made it through the semi-finals in competition at the VEXU robotics event in LaPlata, Maryland
Fri, 20 Mar 2015
Dr. Richard L. Maughan, President of Bridgerland Applied Technology College (BATC) announced that his tenure at the helm of BATC will come to a close on June 30, 2015.
Tue, 17 Mar 2015
An inspirational tribute to the work of education in ASD, past and present. The Gala will be held in Orem, Utah.
Salt Lake Community College President Deneece G. Huftalin will be honored Saturday by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) with the Distinguished Woman Award.
Wed, 11 Mar 2015
We?re talking about the latest Lindsey Stirling music video that just made its debut. It was shot in the Herriman High auditorium with music students accompanying Stirling who is known internationally.
Tue, 10 Mar 2015
The annual competition, in which high school teams design and build robots that perform a specific task, will be held March 13-14 at the Maverick Center. The event is free and open to the public.
Fri, 06 Mar 2015
Leaders in the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) are committed to ensuring students receive a high-quality education at Utah?s eight public colleges and universities.
Wed, 04 Mar 2015
Students at Utah Valley University will have an opportunity to become educated about disaster preparedness by taking part in Community Emergency Response Team training classes beginning in March.
Fri, 27 Feb 2015
More than 300 Utah students from sixth to 12th grades will flock to Weber State University for the SeaPerch Northern Utah Underwater Competition on March 10 from 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in the Swenson Gym Pool.
Thu, 26 Feb 2015
One of the leaders of the ?green-campus college movement,? David Orr, will present the keynote address at the sixth annual Intermountain Sustainability Summit at Weber State University March 5-6
Undergraduate students across Utah, including 39 students from the University of Utah, will present at the Ninth Annual Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research (UCUR) on Friday, Feb. 27 at Dixie State University
Mon, 23 Feb 2015
The 2015 UCET Conference (#ucet15) will be held on April 2 & 3 at Herriman High School. Our theme this year is UCET: Tech Elevated. Keynote speakers will be Vicki Davis and Jay McFarland
Thu, 19 Feb 2015
Cheer on teams from UT, ID, MO, CO & CA. Emcee & Comedian Spence Roper will ease the competition tension. 11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Weber State University.
Top executives from the automotive industry and engineering experts from Utah State University and around the world came together Feb. 8-10 in Park City, Utah, to discuss the future of electric vehicles.
Sun, 15 Feb 2015
These FAFSA completion events are for high school seniors, their parents, returning college students, and anyone else in the community who wants to complete a FAFSA.
Sat, 14 Feb 2015
The Science Department at Northwest Middle School has been selected as the Utah Science Teachers Association (USTA) Middle School Science Department of the Year.
Fri, 13 Feb 2015
He is the 9th ranked high school football kicker in the nation and was recently recruited to play for the University of Utah, but life for Chayden Johnston has not always been easy.
Thu, 12 Feb 2015
Governor Gary Herbert believes strongly in local control of education. Utah?not the federal government?should be in control of what is taught in our schools and how it is taught.
Wed, 11 Feb 2015
Airline dispatchers are industry professionals who are essential to the success of airline operations. They work behind the scenes to support flight operations by creating flight plans, monitoring weather, calculating aircraft weight
Fri, 06 Feb 2015
The "Science in Zion" program will feature three two-week field experience courses beginning in May, and a four-day field course in June.
Thu, 05 Feb 2015
DATC's president Micheal Bouwhuis said, "Like our composites program, this program expands to a niche in the industry that is emerging as a dynamic, high-growth segment."
Tue, 03 Feb 2015
These awards are for anyone. They?re for kids. They?re for teachers. They?re for counselors, principals and industry mentors who are passionate about making sure we prepare kids for tomorrow?s exciting careers.
Mon, 02 Feb 2015
Increasing the number of students who successfully complete college with a degree or certificate has been a top priority of the Board of Regents for nearly a decade
Thu, 29 Jan 2015
A grant to the Jordan School District from the STEM Action Center is giving students new opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. The money was distributed to three different schools in the Jordan School District
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
The Utah Educational Savings Plan (UESP), Utah?s official and only 529 college savings plan, announced program improvements that benefit Utahns whose New Year?s resolutions include investing more for college in 2015.
Wed, 21 Jan 2015
The state of Utah has lost one of its great leaders and public servants in the prime of her life. We, as a university, have lost one of our staunchest champions. I, like so many, have lost a dear friend.
Fri, 16 Jan 2015
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will speak at the University of Utah Jan. 28 at noon in the Huntsman Center. Her appearance is sponsored by the University of Utah MUSE Project
Tue, 13 Jan 2015
Utah State University?s Science Unwrapped explores this enigmatic Utah gem in its new spring 2015 ?Great Salt Lake Today? series.
Mon, 12 Jan 2015
Local Tooele people/leaders talking about the value of higher education and the benefits of having USU-Tooele in their local community.