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USU Students Practice Skills and Philanthropy with Donated Tractor

USU Students Practice Skills and Philanthropy with Donated Tractor

02/20/2018

Members of the Ag Tech Club, routinely gain first-hand knowledge and experience with agricultural machinery in their classes. But they are currently working on restoring a donated tractor that is giving them technical experience and will support more lear...

USU Vet Student Reaches Out to Help Community Hit By Wildfires

USU Vet Student Reaches Out to Help Community Hit By Wildfires

01/30/2018

The wildfires that occurred in Northern California in October hit home for Sarah Beard. Beard’s hometown was surrounded by two deadly fires. She wanted to find a way to help her community, but the rigorous schedule of vet school and being over 12 hours aw...

USU LAEP Students Win Spirit Award at National Conference

USU LAEP Students Win Spirit Award at National Conference

11/03/2017

Students and faculty from Utah State University’s LAEP recently travelled to Los Angeles to attend the American Society of Landscape Architects Annual Meeting, where they won a school spirit competition for showing their Aggie pride.

Students Recognized for Academic Achievement

Students Recognized for Academic Achievement

09/13/2017

Students from Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) were recently honored with the “A” pin, one of USU’s oldest and most prestigious awards for scholarship and academics.

USU NUTRITION STUDENTS VISIT GREECE, LEARN HEALTHY LIFESTYLE PRACTICES

USU NUTRITION STUDENTS VISIT GREECE, LEARN HEALTHY LIFESTYLE PRACTICES

08/03/2017

The Mediterranean diet is one of the healthiest in the world, and a group of Utah State University dietetics students recently visited the Greek island of Crete to learn the more about this healthy way of living.

USU LAEP Students Receive Dean's Prize for Redesign Project

USU LAEP Students Receive Dean's Prize for Redesign Project

05/17/2017

Two teams of students in Utah State University’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning were honored at spring semester’s end with the Third Annual Dean’s Prize for their projects that reimagined a prominent area of the USU campus...

USU Students Succeed at Soils Judging Competition

USU Students Succeed at Soils Judging Competition

05/17/2017

Zach Voigtman, Sandra Udy, Boston Swan, Britney Allen and Thomas Greene travelled to Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois to compete in a national soils competition and took third place against 24 other teams.

Student Recognized for Academic Achievement

Student Recognized for Academic Achievement

02/19/2017

Students from Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences were recently honored with the “A” pin, one of USU’s oldest and most prestigious awards for scholarship and academics.

LAEP House Grand Opening

LAEP House Grand Opening

10/28/2016

Logan’s Hillcrest neighborhood has a “new” energy-efficient, accessible, 1940s-vintage addition thanks to donor support and the administrators, USU Facilities, and faculty and students in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning...

National Chung Hsing University Welcomes Its First Aggie

National Chung Hsing University Welcomes Its First Aggie

08/23/2016

Parichart Promchote (Noi) is USU’s first PhD student to visit National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan through its exchange with the Department of Plants, Soils, and Climate. She began work toward a PhD in climate science at USU fall semester 2014, with th...

Ag Media Summit Opens Doors for USU Students

Ag Media Summit Opens Doors for USU Students

08/08/2016

Members of USU’s Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow chapter (ACT) attended the Ag Media Summit (AMS). This allowed students to meet industry professionals, attend workshops, connect with other students and develop connections and skills needed within

USU LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS EXPAND HORIZONS IN NEW YORK CITY

USU LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS EXPAND HORIZONS IN NEW YORK CITY

06/23/2016

Fifteen students from Utah State University’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning (LAEP) learned from prestigious landscape architects and explored notable landmarks on a ten-day educational trip to New York City.

Utah State University Salt Lake Campus Graduates 82- Year-Old Student

Utah State University Salt Lake Campus Graduates 82- Year-Old Student

05/11/2016

Jerry Poulsen, an 82-year-old student at the Utah State University Salt Lake campus, graduated was among the university’s spring 2016 graduates, having earned a bachelor’s degree in residential landscape design and construction.

NEW FUELING STATION GIVES NUTRITION STUDENTS HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

NEW FUELING STATION GIVES NUTRITION STUDENTS HANDS-ON EXPERIENCE

05/09/2016

The Aggie Fueling Station was created by representatives from the nutrition program and athletics, who had a goal of working together to provide athletes with the food they need to complement the physical demands of training and nutrition and dietetic stu...

USU Agribusiness Degrees Will Prepare Students in Mauritius and Beyond

USU Agribusiness Degrees Will Prepare Students in Mauritius and Beyond

04/20/2016

Utah State University is partnering with a new higher education institution in Mauritius, making USU’s agribusiness and international agribusiness programs in the Department of Applied Economics the first to offer four-year degrees from an American univer...

Agricultural Education Student Chosen as National FFA Officer

Agricultural Education Student Chosen as National FFA Officer

11/10/2015

Sarah Draper of Brigham City, Utah, an agricultural education major at Utah State University, recently was chosen to serve as western region vice president in the National FFA organization.

Fire and Ice: Climate Change Linked Extremes

Fire and Ice: Climate Change Linked Extremes

11/05/2015

Climate change worldwide is amplifying extreme weather events and researchers in the Utah Climate Center at Utah State University are using modeling tools to help people in very different parts of the.

Trip to Germany Provides Fresh Perspective for USU LAEP Students

Trip to Germany Provides Fresh Perspective for USU LAEP Students

10/14/2015

During the past summer, ten students in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning at Utah State University spent over a week bicycling around Germany, learning about German culture, visiting universities there and analyzing publi...