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Britt Olsen, GM for the Americas at On Running, spoke to upper-division students in the OPDD program about the power of high-performing teams and how she identifies top talent in her role as a leader.
Britt Olsen Speaks on How She Hires Top Talent at On Running

Britt Olsen Speaks on How She Hires Top Talent at On Running

Britt Olsen, GM for the Americas at On Running, spoke to upper-division students in the OPDD program about the power of high-performing teams and how she identifies top talent in her role as a leader.

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Embarking on a career path requires careful consideration and self-reflection. For Shaun D. Ketchum Jr., the path to his profession in construction management has been a transformative journey. From his days as a middle school student with an interest in
Building a Dream: USU Blanding Student's Drive to Construction Career

Building a Dream: USU Blanding Student's Drive to Construction Career

Embarking on a career path requires careful consideration and self-reflection. For Shaun D. Ketchum Jr., the path to his profession in construction management has been a transformative journey. From his days as a middle school student with an interest in ...

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Baylee Vogler, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a role as an Industrial Designer at Black Diamond.
Baylee Vogler Accepts Position at Black Diamond

Baylee Vogler Accepts Position at Black Diamond

Baylee Vogler, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a role as an Industrial Designer at Black Diamond.

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Summit Journal, formerly Summit Magazine, makes its return after about two decades being dormant.
History of Gear: The Return of Summit Journal

History of Gear: The Return of Summit Journal

Summit Journal, formerly Summit Magazine, makes its return after about two decades being dormant.

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Upon receiving the scholarship, Bake was inducted into the Royal Scholars, a group of students passionate about agriculture and the livestock industries. Each scholarship recipient is selected based on their academic achievement, leadership excellence and
Ryan Bake Receives Scholarship from the American Royal Livestock Show

Ryan Bake Receives Scholarship from the American Royal Livestock Show

Upon receiving the scholarship, Bake was inducted into the Royal Scholars, a group of students passionate about agriculture and the livestock industries. Each scholarship recipient is selected based on their academic achievement, leadership excellence and...

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The guests traveled to Utah State University’s Logan campus to learn about how the university is involved in rural development through Extension programs and at statewide campuses that provide opportunities for education and building career skills that su
CAAS Welcomes Kazakhstan Visitors for U.S. Department of State leadership program

CAAS Welcomes Kazakhstan Visitors for U.S. Department of State leadership program

The guests traveled to Utah State University’s Logan campus to learn about how the university is involved in rural development through Extension programs and at statewide campuses that provide opportunities for education and building career skills that su...

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Maria Anderson was determined to pursue her passion for the medical field. She traveled from Colombia to Utah and became a surgical technician through Davis Technical College. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in technology systems from Utah S
A Journey of Education and Passion: Maria Anderson's Path to Becoming a Surgical Technician

A Journey of Education and Passion: Maria Anderson's Path to Becoming a Surgical Technician

Maria Anderson was determined to pursue her passion for the medical field. She traveled from Colombia to Utah and became a surgical technician through Davis Technical College. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in technology systems from Utah S...

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Utah State University and Davis Technical College recently created an agreement aimed at helping future cosmetologists and small business owners.The new agreement allows Davis Tech cosmetology students to transfer 44 credits into an associate of applied s
USU Strikes Agreement With Davis Tech for More 'Stackable' Learning Opportunities

USU Strikes Agreement With Davis Tech for More 'Stackable' Learning Opportunities

Utah State University and Davis Technical College recently created an agreement aimed at helping future cosmetologists and small business owners.The new agreement allows Davis Tech cosmetology students to transfer 44 credits into an associate of applied s...

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Utah State University instructor Rachel Broadbent has been promoted from lecturer to senior lecturer. Broadbent is a faculty member at USU Salt Lake Center, working in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.
Rachel Broadbent Promoted to Senior Lecturer

Rachel Broadbent Promoted to Senior Lecturer

Utah State University instructor Rachel Broadbent has been promoted from lecturer to senior lecturer. Broadbent is a faculty member at USU Salt Lake Center, working in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.

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Sutton Caplan, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted a role as a Product Design Intern at State Bicycle Co.
Sutton Caplan Accepts Position at State Bicycle Co.

Sutton Caplan Accepts Position at State Bicycle Co.

Sutton Caplan, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted a role as a Product Design Intern at State Bicycle Co.

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Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand, has partnered with Utah State University in a study recently published in Environmental Research Letters that aims to advance climate prediction capabilities to support Thailand's thriving palm oil industry.
Research Collaboration Advances Climate Prediction for Thailand's Palm Oil Industry

Research Collaboration Advances Climate Prediction for Thailand's Palm Oil Industry

Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand, has partnered with Utah State University in a study recently published in Environmental Research Letters that aims to advance climate prediction capabilities to support Thailand's thriving palm oil industry.

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Lacee Boschetto was selected to present at the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) Leadership Academy. Boschetto was one of nine new AAFCS professionals chosen from across the U.S. to participate in the leadership academy in Balti
Lacee Boschetto to present at AAFCS

Lacee Boschetto to present at AAFCS

Lacee Boschetto was selected to present at the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) Leadership Academy. Boschetto was one of nine new AAFCS professionals chosen from across the U.S. to participate in the leadership academy in Balti...

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Tommy Dalziel, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate accepted a role as a Mechanical Designer at Buck Knives.
Tommy Dalziel Accepts Position at Buck Knives

Tommy Dalziel Accepts Position at Buck Knives

Tommy Dalziel, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate accepted a role as a Mechanical Designer at Buck Knives.

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The same weekend citizen-scientists spread out across the city taking temperatures, the temperatures recorded at the Salt Lake City International airport rose above 100 degrees.
Mapping the misery: Citizen scientists identifying SLC’s hottest places

Mapping the misery: Citizen scientists identifying SLC’s hottest places

The same weekend citizen-scientists spread out across the city taking temperatures, the temperatures recorded at the Salt Lake City International airport rose above 100 degrees.

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We compared the 200 biggest U.S. cities based on four categories. We considered access to ice cream, froyo, and gelato, consumer ratings, and ice cream awards, among 10 total metrics.
2023’s Best Cities for Ice Cream Lovers

2023’s Best Cities for Ice Cream Lovers

We compared the 200 biggest U.S. cities based on four categories. We considered access to ice cream, froyo, and gelato, consumer ratings, and ice cream awards, among 10 total metrics.

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Each year, the Utah Department of Transportation’s Aeronautics Division honors five individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the state’s aviation industry. This year, two of those award winners are faculty members in Utah State University’s
Utah State's Aviation Faculty Honored With Statewide Awards

Utah State's Aviation Faculty Honored With Statewide Awards

Each year, the Utah Department of Transportation’s Aeronautics Division honors five individuals who have made exceptional contributions to the state’s aviation industry. This year, two of those award winners are faculty members in Utah State University’s ...

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Dr. Wei Zhang, an assistant professor of climate science at Utah State University, is leading a project team of scientists and volunteers in developing heat index maps.
Volunteers to help create heat map for Salt Lake City this weekend

Volunteers to help create heat map for Salt Lake City this weekend

Dr. Wei Zhang, an assistant professor of climate science at Utah State University, is leading a project team of scientists and volunteers in developing heat index maps.

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After several days of competition, Utah State University Eastern students took home a pair of gold medals at the annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference this year in Atlanta.
Good as Gold: USU Eastern Welding Students Sweep National Competition

Good as Gold: USU Eastern Welding Students Sweep National Competition

After several days of competition, Utah State University Eastern students took home a pair of gold medals at the annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference this year in Atlanta.

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Salt Lake City Public Utilities partnered with Utah State University’s Center for Water-Efficient Landscaping and the Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance to come up with the special blend of tall fescue and low-water Kentucky Bluegrass.
A special turf that uses less water in Utah’s drought is growing in popularity

A special turf that uses less water in Utah’s drought is growing in popularity

Salt Lake City Public Utilities partnered with Utah State University’s Center for Water-Efficient Landscaping and the Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance to come up with the special blend of tall fescue and low-water Kentucky Bluegrass.

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Dr. Rachel Gross, an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado - Denver and a 2022 Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellow, shares an update on her research conducted in USU's Special Collections & Archives.
Dr. Rachel Gross, a 2022 Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellow, Shares an Update on Their Research

Dr. Rachel Gross, a 2022 Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellow, Shares an Update on Their Research

Dr. Rachel Gross, an Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado - Denver and a 2022 Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellow, shares an update on her research conducted in USU's Special Collections & Archives.

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Located next to the Aggie Creamery on Utah State University’s Logan campus is a garden dedicated to nurturing both the earth and humanity. The garden not only serves to promote sustainable practices but also showcases groundbreaking research on the restor
Restoring Navajo heritage: USU's permaculture garden highlights Navajo peaches and cultivates sustainability

Restoring Navajo heritage: USU's permaculture garden highlights Navajo peaches and cultivates sustainability

Located next to the Aggie Creamery on Utah State University’s Logan campus is a garden dedicated to nurturing both the earth and humanity. The garden not only serves to promote sustainable practices but also showcases groundbreaking research on the restor...

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Kyle Davie, a student in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program at USU has accepted role as a Material Development Intern at KLIM.
Kyle Davie Accepts Position at KLIM

Kyle Davie Accepts Position at KLIM

Kyle Davie, a student in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program at USU has accepted role as a Material Development Intern at KLIM.

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Stine Danielle, an artist and one of our Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellows, gives an update on her project and shares more about how archival imagery influences her latest work.
Stine Danielle, Artist and Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellow, Provides Update on Archive-Inspired Art

Stine Danielle, Artist and Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellow, Provides Update on Archive-Inspired Art

Stine Danielle, an artist and one of our Outdoor Recreation Archive Fellows, gives an update on her project and shares more about how archival imagery influences her latest work.

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Utah State University was recently recognized as a leader in STEM education by the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association as a University STEM School of Excellence.
USU Recognized for Excellence in STEM Teaching, Learning

USU Recognized for Excellence in STEM Teaching, Learning

Utah State University was recently recognized as a leader in STEM education by the International Technology and Engineering Educators Association as a University STEM School of Excellence.

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Jenna Celmer, the Co-Founder, Chief Community Officer, and President of Basecamp talks to students about red and green flags when applying for jobs in the outdoor industry and shares powerful tips for finding a fulfilling career.
Jenna Celmer Shares Tips For Breaking into the Outdoor Industry

Jenna Celmer Shares Tips For Breaking into the Outdoor Industry

Jenna Celmer, the Co-Founder, Chief Community Officer, and President of Basecamp talks to students about red and green flags when applying for jobs in the outdoor industry and shares powerful tips for finding a fulfilling career.

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Some of the USU delegation traveled to southern Taiwan to tour an organic cacao farm and begin discussions about possible collaborations with USU's food science department and the Aggie Chocolate Factory.
Taiwan's National Chung Hsing University Welcomes USU Delegation After Pandemic Pause

Taiwan's National Chung Hsing University Welcomes USU Delegation After Pandemic Pause

Some of the USU delegation traveled to southern Taiwan to tour an organic cacao farm and begin discussions about possible collaborations with USU's food science department and the Aggie Chocolate Factory.

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David Anderson is a former Research Landscapes presenter and an LAEP program faculty member at Utah State. For this event, Dave focused on the charrette process and how it works to equip local authorities and community leaders with the tools to envision s
Research Landscape: The Great Salt Lake Charrette Process with David Anderson

Research Landscape: The Great Salt Lake Charrette Process with David Anderson

David Anderson is a former Research Landscapes presenter and an LAEP program faculty member at Utah State. For this event, Dave focused on the charrette process and how it works to equip local authorities and community leaders with the tools to envision s...

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Students in the horticulture program at USU Salt Lake Center use the campus’ greenhouse to start these plants from seeds in the spring semester. After the plants have matured and are ready to plant in the fields in May, the crops are then given to New Roo
USU Students Helping Refugees Start Anew With Food From Home

USU Students Helping Refugees Start Anew With Food From Home

Students in the horticulture program at USU Salt Lake Center use the campus’ greenhouse to start these plants from seeds in the spring semester. After the plants have matured and are ready to plant in the fields in May, the crops are then given to New Roo...

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Tina Sullivan does outstanding research in the lab and field and has been invited to present her work at conferences with other plant and soils scientists. But she has also explained her research to members of Congress and their staffers.
Encompass Fellowship Takes Ag Grad Student Into the Research Field, the Lab & the Halls of Congress

Encompass Fellowship Takes Ag Grad Student Into the Research Field, the Lab & the Halls of Congress

Tina Sullivan does outstanding research in the lab and field and has been invited to present her work at conferences with other plant and soils scientists. But she has also explained her research to members of Congress and their staffers.

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By locking carbon into the soil through agricultural practices, farmers can enrich the soil of their fields. And by paying farmers to sequester even more carbon, some companies hope to offset their own carbon emissions.
Carbon farming has garnered increasing attention as a way to reduce carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

Carbon farming has garnered increasing attention as a way to reduce carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.

By locking carbon into the soil through agricultural practices, farmers can enrich the soil of their fields. And by paying farmers to sequester even more carbon, some companies hope to offset their own carbon emissions.

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Six representatives of USU’s Aggie Drone Academy traveled to Southeastern Utah this May in order to promote safe flying to high schools in the area.
Aggie Drone Academy Representatives Promote Safe Flying in Southeastern Utah

Aggie Drone Academy Representatives Promote Safe Flying in Southeastern Utah

Six representatives of USU’s Aggie Drone Academy traveled to Southeastern Utah this May in order to promote safe flying to high schools in the area.

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David Mydans, a tent designer and first product designer for REI, talks about how his background in art prepared him to design tents, his product design influences, and the early days of designing in house product for REI.
David Mydans / REI Tent Designer

David Mydans / REI Tent Designer

David Mydans, a tent designer and first product designer for REI, talks about how his background in art prepared him to design tents, his product design influences, and the early days of designing in house product for REI.

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The Utah State University Bioinformatics Facility recently hosted two graduate students funded by prestigious scholarships. Simardeep Kaur came to USU on a Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Fellowship, while Tamil Selvan received funding from the Indian Council of
Fulbright, NAHEP Doctoral Students Bring Big Data and Ideas to USU Bioinformatics Lab

Fulbright, NAHEP Doctoral Students Bring Big Data and Ideas to USU Bioinformatics Lab

The Utah State University Bioinformatics Facility recently hosted two graduate students funded by prestigious scholarships. Simardeep Kaur came to USU on a Fulbright-Nehru Doctoral Fellowship, while Tamil Selvan received funding from the Indian Council of...

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USU Plant Science Ph.D. student, Noah Lanagenfeld, honored with the American Society for Horticultural Science Graduate Student Scholarship Award.
Noah Lanagenfeld Honored with Horticultural Science Graduate Student Scholarship Award.

Noah Lanagenfeld Honored with Horticultural Science Graduate Student Scholarship Award.

USU Plant Science Ph.D. student, Noah Lanagenfeld, honored with the American Society for Horticultural Science Graduate Student Scholarship Award.

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Students in Aggies Elevated are expanding their horizons with a new internship program at the Aggie Chocolate Factory with support from Daisy Brand.
Climbing Higher: Aggies Elevated Students Complete Internships at the Aggie Chocolate Factory

Climbing Higher: Aggies Elevated Students Complete Internships at the Aggie Chocolate Factory

Students in Aggies Elevated are expanding their horizons with a new internship program at the Aggie Chocolate Factory with support from Daisy Brand.

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Krishna Borhara came to Utah State University with a master’s in geology and the expectation that she’d be earning a doctorate in the same field. Now she is preparing to graduate with a Ph.D. in climate science.
Student Makes El Niño Discovery After Shifting Her Focus From the Earth to its Climate

Student Makes El Niño Discovery After Shifting Her Focus From the Earth to its Climate

Krishna Borhara came to Utah State University with a master’s in geology and the expectation that she’d be earning a doctorate in the same field. Now she is preparing to graduate with a Ph.D. in climate science.

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Utah State Aggies swept a Salt Lake City contest to help officials decide what's next for Smith's Ballpark, seen here in 2015. When the owners of the Salt Lake Bees announced they were moving their minor league baseball team to the suburbs, Matthew LaPlan
Aggies Sweep Salt Lake City's Contest to Reimagine Baseball Park

Aggies Sweep Salt Lake City's Contest to Reimagine Baseball Park

Utah State Aggies swept a Salt Lake City contest to help officials decide what's next for Smith's Ballpark, seen here in 2015. When the owners of the Salt Lake Bees announced they were moving their minor league baseball team to the suburbs, Matthew LaPlan...

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Progressive Publishing hired Allyson Dalton (formerly King) as a summer editorial intern for Progressive Cattle. In this position, she will be writing news articles and feature stories, assisting with social media and receiving a first-hand look at the Pr
Progressive Publishing Welcomes Editorial Intern Allyson Dalton

Progressive Publishing Welcomes Editorial Intern Allyson Dalton

Progressive Publishing hired Allyson Dalton (formerly King) as a summer editorial intern for Progressive Cattle. In this position, she will be writing news articles and feature stories, assisting with social media and receiving a first-hand look at the Pr...

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Utah State University Eastern's welding technology program and the diesel and heavy equipment mechanics program triumphed at the SkillsUSA Utah Skills and Leadership Conference held at Salt Lake Community College, bringing home multiple gold, silver, and
USU Eastern Wins Big at Technical Skills Competition

USU Eastern Wins Big at Technical Skills Competition

Utah State University Eastern's welding technology program and the diesel and heavy equipment mechanics program triumphed at the SkillsUSA Utah Skills and Leadership Conference held at Salt Lake Community College, bringing home multiple gold, silver, and ...

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Utah State University and Uintah Basin Technical College (UBTech) recently signed an agreement that makes it easier for welding students to choose to expand their career paths. The articulation agreement allows UBTech welding certificate students to trans
USU Eastern, UBTech Agreement Establishes New Pathways From Tech Ed to Higher Ed

USU Eastern, UBTech Agreement Establishes New Pathways From Tech Ed to Higher Ed

Utah State University and Uintah Basin Technical College (UBTech) recently signed an agreement that makes it easier for welding students to choose to expand their career paths. The articulation agreement allows UBTech welding certificate students to trans...

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Sydney Mabey wasn’t sure she wanted to go to college. Uncertain of her professional goals, the idea of taking college classes that may or may not help her future career did not appeal to her. Short years after finishing high school, she’s graduating with
Technology Systems Student Finds Success With 'Stackable' Education

Technology Systems Student Finds Success With 'Stackable' Education

Sydney Mabey wasn’t sure she wanted to go to college. Uncertain of her professional goals, the idea of taking college classes that may or may not help her future career did not appeal to her. Short years after finishing high school, she’s graduating with ...

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Following a three-year pause attributed to COVID-19, Utah State University (USU) and National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) in Taiwan have rejuvenated their long-standing academic partnership. Marking a significant stride since the 2018 landmark visit by
USU and NCHU Rekindle Academic Bonds After Three-Year Hiatus

USU and NCHU Rekindle Academic Bonds After Three-Year Hiatus

Following a three-year pause attributed to COVID-19, Utah State University (USU) and National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) in Taiwan have rejuvenated their long-standing academic partnership. Marking a significant stride since the 2018 landmark visit by ...

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Utah State University (USU) students embarked on an enlightening journey to Taiwan, showcasing their robust curiosity, enthusiasm, and adaptability. They delved into the heart of Taiwan's agriculture and lifestyle, gaining invaluable insights into the pra
USU Students Dive into Taiwans Rich Agri-Culture

USU Students Dive into Taiwans Rich Agri-Culture

Utah State University (USU) students embarked on an enlightening journey to Taiwan, showcasing their robust curiosity, enthusiasm, and adaptability. They delved into the heart of Taiwan's agriculture and lifestyle, gaining invaluable insights into the pra...

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Baylee Vogler grew up in West Jordan, Utah, where she was either playing in the Wasatch Mountains or designing and building things in her garage. She has always enjoyed being outdoors, and some of her favorite hobbies include backcountry skiing, ultra-run
Climbing to Achieve Her Dreams: CAAS Valedictorian Baylee Vogler

Climbing to Achieve Her Dreams: CAAS Valedictorian Baylee Vogler

Baylee Vogler grew up in West Jordan, Utah, where she was either playing in the Wasatch Mountains or designing and building things in her garage. She has always enjoyed being outdoors, and some of her favorite hobbies include backcountry skiing, ultra-run...

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The new machine tool technology program at Utah State University Eastern will soon be celebrating its first graduate. Colin Kirkwood-Zele will be walking at USU Eastern’s graduation ceremony this spring and finishing classes this summer for the new progra
First Student Graduates From New Machine Tool Program at USU Eastern

First Student Graduates From New Machine Tool Program at USU Eastern

The new machine tool technology program at Utah State University Eastern will soon be celebrating its first graduate. Colin Kirkwood-Zele will be walking at USU Eastern’s graduation ceremony this spring and finishing classes this summer for the new progra...

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Representatives of Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand, and Utah State University's College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences have signed an agreement to establish academic exchanges and research collaborations between the two institutions.
USU College of Agriculture, Leading Thai University Sign Collaboration Agreement

USU College of Agriculture, Leading Thai University Sign Collaboration Agreement

Representatives of Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand, and Utah State University's College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences have signed an agreement to establish academic exchanges and research collaborations between the two institutions.

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Utah State University Moab Technical Education Programs is hosting Women in Welding workshops in order to provide a supportive and inclusive environment for women interested in learning how to weld.
USU Moab Hosts Women in Welding Workshops

USU Moab Hosts Women in Welding Workshops

Utah State University Moab Technical Education Programs is hosting Women in Welding workshops in order to provide a supportive and inclusive environment for women interested in learning how to weld.

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Though work at Utah State University’s Analytical Laboratories (USUAL) goes on year-round, the arrival of spring means it is soil-testing season. The lab recently updated several of the agricultural tests it offers.
USU Analytical Laboratories Offers Updated Soil, Feed and Water Testing

USU Analytical Laboratories Offers Updated Soil, Feed and Water Testing

Though work at Utah State University’s Analytical Laboratories (USUAL) goes on year-round, the arrival of spring means it is soil-testing season. The lab recently updated several of the agricultural tests it offers.

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When Angela Bloom found herself in front of drug court — for the second time in her 25-year-long battle with addiction — she was presented with three options: get a job, do community service, or go to school.
'The Beginning of the Rest of My Life': USU Trucking Program Helps Turn a Life Around

'The Beginning of the Rest of My Life': USU Trucking Program Helps Turn a Life Around

When Angela Bloom found herself in front of drug court — for the second time in her 25-year-long battle with addiction — she was presented with three options: get a job, do community service, or go to school.

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Maura Dilley and Nicole Bassett, the sustainability leaders behind Cascade Circular, talk with students about circular design, systems thinking, and challenge students to take on the critical design challenges we face.
Maura Dilley and Nicole Bassett Talk Circular Design with Sustainability Class

Maura Dilley and Nicole Bassett Talk Circular Design with Sustainability Class

Maura Dilley and Nicole Bassett, the sustainability leaders behind Cascade Circular, talk with students about circular design, systems thinking, and challenge students to take on the critical design challenges we face.

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Four Utah State University Extension programs and three College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences programs are recipients of the 2023 Best of State Awards.
USU Extension, College of Ag Honored With Seven Best of State Awards

USU Extension, College of Ag Honored With Seven Best of State Awards

Four Utah State University Extension programs and three College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences programs are recipients of the 2023 Best of State Awards.

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Brent Chamberlain, associate professor in Utah State University’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, was recently recognized with a Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture Excellence in Research and/or Creative Works A
Brent Chamberlain Earns International Award for Excellence in Research

Brent Chamberlain Earns International Award for Excellence in Research

Brent Chamberlain, associate professor in Utah State University’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning, was recently recognized with a Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture Excellence in Research and/or Creative Works A...

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Garrett Davis, a student in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program at USU has accepted a role as a Designer at Asher Golf.
Garrett Davis Accepts Position at Asher Golf

Garrett Davis Accepts Position at Asher Golf

Garrett Davis, a student in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program at USU has accepted a role as a Designer at Asher Golf.

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The Student Nutrition Access Center at Utah State University will soon be under the oversight of the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences and the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Sciences.
USU's Student Nutrition Access Center Gains New Oversight, Opportunities

USU's Student Nutrition Access Center Gains New Oversight, Opportunities

The Student Nutrition Access Center at Utah State University will soon be under the oversight of the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences and the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Sciences.

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I am Abiodun Atoloye, an Assistant Professor at NDFS with a focus on the Nutrition Science arm of the department programs. I am a USU Aggie myself because I completed my PhD in Nutrition Science about 3 years ago from the same department.
Abiodun Atoloye Q&A

Abiodun Atoloye Q&A

I am Abiodun Atoloye, an Assistant Professor at NDFS with a focus on the Nutrition Science arm of the department programs. I am a USU Aggie myself because I completed my PhD in Nutrition Science about 3 years ago from the same department.

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Utah State University's College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) recently held its annual awards ceremony to recognize outstanding students, staff, and alumni who have made significant contributions to the university.
2023 CAAS Awards

2023 CAAS Awards

Utah State University's College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) recently held its annual awards ceremony to recognize outstanding students, staff, and alumni who have made significant contributions to the university.

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A trip to the eye doctor cemented Joseph Weaver’s career goals: he was going to become an optometrist. He was only in high school, but he knew this future career would be a great fit, blending his natural affinity for science and his desire to help people
Future Optometry Student Finds Success With USU Technology Systems Degree

Future Optometry Student Finds Success With USU Technology Systems Degree

A trip to the eye doctor cemented Joseph Weaver’s career goals: he was going to become an optometrist. He was only in high school, but he knew this future career would be a great fit, blending his natural affinity for science and his desire to help people...

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Utah State University is excited to announce the arrival of rare Catongo cocoa beans at the Aggie Chocolate Factory. These unique albino beans, sourced from Fazenda Santa Teresa in Bahia, Brazil, will soon be processed into premium chocolate bars.
USU's Aggie Chocolate Factory Among First in U.S. to Process Rare Albino Cocoa Beans

USU's Aggie Chocolate Factory Among First in U.S. to Process Rare Albino Cocoa Beans

Utah State University is excited to announce the arrival of rare Catongo cocoa beans at the Aggie Chocolate Factory. These unique albino beans, sourced from Fazenda Santa Teresa in Bahia, Brazil, will soon be processed into premium chocolate bars.

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Women in Welding is a new workshop taught by USU Moab’s welding instructor, Chloe Wilson. The four-session course aims to involve women in a field where they are commonly underrepresented.
Women take on welding in USU Moab’s training workshop

Women take on welding in USU Moab’s training workshop

Women in Welding is a new workshop taught by USU Moab’s welding instructor, Chloe Wilson. The four-session course aims to involve women in a field where they are commonly underrepresented.

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At the age of 9, future Utah State University alumnus Ramjibhai Chaudhari left his remote Indian village north of Mumbai to get an education. Dindrol, his tiny village, lacked electricity, running water, sanitation infrastructure and a school.
Aggie Alumnus Profile: Ram Chaudhari's Quest for Learning Brings Global Success

Aggie Alumnus Profile: Ram Chaudhari's Quest for Learning Brings Global Success

At the age of 9, future Utah State University alumnus Ramjibhai Chaudhari left his remote Indian village north of Mumbai to get an education. Dindrol, his tiny village, lacked electricity, running water, sanitation infrastructure and a school.

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Kaiden Boucher, a student in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program at USU has accepted a role as an Assistant Product Line Manager at TETON Sports.
Kaiden Boucher Accepts Position at TETON Sports

Kaiden Boucher Accepts Position at TETON Sports

Kaiden Boucher, a student in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program at USU has accepted a role as an Assistant Product Line Manager at TETON Sports.

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Elizabeth Goodspeed, a designer and the Casual Archivist, talks about the importance of design archives and how she incorporates them into her design process.
A Conversation with the Casual Archivist, Elizabeth Goodspeed

A Conversation with the Casual Archivist, Elizabeth Goodspeed

Elizabeth Goodspeed, a designer and the Casual Archivist, talks about the importance of design archives and how she incorporates them into her design process.

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As a part of an ongoing partnership, USU’s Outdoor Product Design & Development program helps host an event for local kids and refugees to learn how to sketch outdoor products, most recently learning how to draw shoes.
Outdoor Product Design & Development Program Helps Host Event for Local Kids to Learn How to Sketch

Outdoor Product Design & Development Program Helps Host Event for Local Kids to Learn How to Sketch

As a part of an ongoing partnership, USU’s Outdoor Product Design & Development program helps host an event for local kids and refugees to learn how to sketch outdoor products, most recently learning how to draw shoes.

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A new study found that the capacity of oceans to absorb carbon dioxide will be severely diminished by the start of the next century, leaving more carbon in the atmosphere and accelerating climate change.
Study: Ocean Surface Tipping Point Could Accelerate Climate Change

Study: Ocean Surface Tipping Point Could Accelerate Climate Change

A new study found that the capacity of oceans to absorb carbon dioxide will be severely diminished by the start of the next century, leaving more carbon in the atmosphere and accelerating climate change.

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Charles Ross, a Lecturer at the Royal College of Art and a Performance Apparel Specialist, spoke to students in the Sustainable Design and Operations class in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program.
Charles Ross, Sportswear Specialist and Lecturer at the Royal College of Art

Charles Ross, Sportswear Specialist and Lecturer at the Royal College of Art

Charles Ross, a Lecturer at the Royal College of Art and a Performance Apparel Specialist, spoke to students in the Sustainable Design and Operations class in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program.

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USU Extension is now offering an online course focusing on the process of making chocolate. It will cover how cocoa beans are harvested and processed on the farm and then how they are processed in the factory to make chocolate.
New Chocolate Course - The Science of Chocolate

New Chocolate Course - The Science of Chocolate

USU Extension is now offering an online course focusing on the process of making chocolate. It will cover how cocoa beans are harvested and processed on the farm and then how they are processed in the factory to make chocolate.

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Morgan Davis, a student in the OPDD program at Utah State University, has accepted a role as a Product Line Management and Design Intern at Cache Valley brand, Nani Swimwear.
Morgan Davis Accepts Position at Nani Swimwear

Morgan Davis Accepts Position at Nani Swimwear

Morgan Davis, a student in the OPDD program at Utah State University, has accepted a role as a Product Line Management and Design Intern at Cache Valley brand, Nani Swimwear.

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Bruce Johnson, a gear historian and enthusiast, talks about the history of UCO - a company known for its innovative outdoor products such as the candle lantern and the ice cream ball.
The Business of Outdoor Lighting: A History of UCO with Bruce Johnson

The Business of Outdoor Lighting: A History of UCO with Bruce Johnson

Bruce Johnson, a gear historian and enthusiast, talks about the history of UCO - a company known for its innovative outdoor products such as the candle lantern and the ice cream ball.

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When Daniella Hirschfeld led workshops last year that brought together community planners, engineers, and policymakers to focus on adapting to rising sea levels, the conversations did not begin with questions about whether or not the water is rising and w
Planning for the Rising Seas

Planning for the Rising Seas

When Daniella Hirschfeld led workshops last year that brought together community planners, engineers, and policymakers to focus on adapting to rising sea levels, the conversations did not begin with questions about whether or not the water is rising and w...

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Matthew Barry, a student from OPDD, accepted a role at KLIM as a Product Line Management Intern.
Matthew Barry Accepts Position at Klim

Matthew Barry Accepts Position at Klim

Matthew Barry, a student from OPDD, accepted a role at KLIM as a Product Line Management Intern.

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The Global Agriculture, Leadership, and Education institutional certificate of proficiency will provide students with formal instruction in global agricultural concepts, leadership, and education and provides opportunities for practical experiences.
Global Agriculture, Leadership, and Education Institutional Certificate of Proficiency

Global Agriculture, Leadership, and Education Institutional Certificate of Proficiency

The Global Agriculture, Leadership, and Education institutional certificate of proficiency will provide students with formal instruction in global agricultural concepts, leadership, and education and provides opportunities for practical experiences.

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Students from the OPDD participated in a unique design challenge in Dr. Julie Lamarra's Design Thinking class, working on teams to identify opportunities to develop new products for Salomon utilizing NASA materials.
Students Complete Design Challenge With Salomon and NASA

Students Complete Design Challenge With Salomon and NASA

Students from the OPDD participated in a unique design challenge in Dr. Julie Lamarra's Design Thinking class, working on teams to identify opportunities to develop new products for Salomon utilizing NASA materials.

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The Fashion Studies Institutional Certificate of Proficiency will introduce students to the apparel and fashion industry through textile science, apparel construction, sustainability, and product development. Students will be able to learn design and deve
Fashion Studies – Institutional Certificate of Proficiency

Fashion Studies – Institutional Certificate of Proficiency

The Fashion Studies Institutional Certificate of Proficiency will introduce students to the apparel and fashion industry through textile science, apparel construction, sustainability, and product development. Students will be able to learn design and deve...

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Jacob Hawley, a graduate from OPDD, accepted a role at Petzl America as an IT Specialist.
Jacob Hawley Accepts Position at Petzl

Jacob Hawley Accepts Position at Petzl

Jacob Hawley, a graduate from OPDD, accepted a role at Petzl America as an IT Specialist.

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Peter Yee, former Vice President of Industrial Design at Oakley, spoke to first-year students in OPDD about his journey to becoming a product designer, where he finds inspiration, and why he loves being a designer.
Peter Yee, Former VP of Industrial Design at Oakley

Peter Yee, Former VP of Industrial Design at Oakley

Peter Yee, former Vice President of Industrial Design at Oakley, spoke to first-year students in OPDD about his journey to becoming a product designer, where he finds inspiration, and why he loves being a designer.

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OPDD made a strong showing at the 2023 Winter OR Show. The annual event brought together industry professionals, exhibitors, and outdoor enthusiasts to showcase the latest products and trends in outdoor gear and equipment.
Outdoor Retailer Winter 2023

Outdoor Retailer Winter 2023

OPDD made a strong showing at the 2023 Winter OR Show. The annual event brought together industry professionals, exhibitors, and outdoor enthusiasts to showcase the latest products and trends in outdoor gear and equipment.

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Brian Warnick, interim head of the Department of Technology, Design and Technical Education in USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, was recently honored by being named a fellow of the Food Systems Leadership Institute.
USU's Brian Warnick Named Food Systems Leadership Institute Fellow

USU's Brian Warnick Named Food Systems Leadership Institute Fellow

Brian Warnick, interim head of the Department of Technology, Design and Technical Education in USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, was recently honored by being named a fellow of the Food Systems Leadership Institute.

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Substantial decreases in precipitation and warmer-than-normal temperatures in Nepal preceded a spring 2021 wildfire season that prompted evacuations, caused deaths, forced school closures, and canceled flights due to fire and widespread heavy smoke.
Year of Intense Wildfires in Nepal May Help Scientists Predict Future Blazes

Year of Intense Wildfires in Nepal May Help Scientists Predict Future Blazes

Substantial decreases in precipitation and warmer-than-normal temperatures in Nepal preceded a spring 2021 wildfire season that prompted evacuations, caused deaths, forced school closures, and canceled flights due to fire and widespread heavy smoke.

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Dick Tracy, the inventor of the plastic buckle, talks about stumbling into the outdoor industry and his contributions as the inventor of the modern plastic buckle.
Dick Tracy, Inventor of the Plastic Buckle | History of Gear

Dick Tracy, Inventor of the Plastic Buckle

Dick Tracy, the inventor of the plastic buckle, talks about stumbling into the outdoor industry and his contributions as the inventor of the modern plastic buckle.

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Some instructors at Utah State University are helping veterans through tough times with the help of horses. There are sometimes events in life that cause people to withdraw. At times it may take a careful touch that humans cannot replicate to rebuild trus
USU instructors use horses to help veterans suffering with PTSD

USU instructors use horses to help veterans suffering with PTSD

Some instructors at Utah State University are helping veterans through tough times with the help of horses. There are sometimes events in life that cause people to withdraw. At times it may take a careful touch that humans cannot replicate to rebuild trus...

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Yoji Kaneda, Product Line Manager for Danner Boots, spoke to first-year OPDD students in the Intro to Product Creation class about the role of a PLM in the product creation process.
Yoji Kaneda, PLM at Danner, Speaks to OPDD Students

Yoji Kaneda, PLM at Danner, Speaks to OPDD Students

Yoji Kaneda, Product Line Manager for Danner Boots, spoke to first-year OPDD students in the Intro to Product Creation class about the role of a PLM in the product creation process.

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Kiara Tingey, a graduate from OPDD, accepted a role at Shyft Global as an Apparel Designer. 
Kiara Tingey Accepts Role at Shyft Global

Kiara Tingey Accepts Role at Shyft Global

Kiara Tingey, a graduate from OPDD, accepted a role at Shyft Global as an Apparel Designer. 

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I chose the Cybersecurity emphasis in the Technology Systems major because of my love for the technology industry and the ability to constantly learn throughout my career. I also liked that I would get a general technological overview with a cybersecurity
Student Spotlight: Technology Systems Cybersecurity BS

Student Spotlight: Technology Systems Cybersecurity BS

I chose the Cybersecurity emphasis in the Technology Systems major because of my love for the technology industry and the ability to constantly learn throughout my career. I also liked that I would get a general technological overview with a cybersecurity...

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Utah State University is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Amber Williams as the newest member of the Outdoor Product Design & Development faculty.
Dr. Amber Williams Joins OPDD Faculty

Dr. Amber Williams Joins OPDD Faculty

Utah State University is excited to announce the addition of Dr. Amber Williams as the newest member of the Outdoor Product Design & Development faculty.

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Congratulations to Dr. Holly Clement in her new role as director of USU’s Equine Program!
Holly Clement Named Director of Equine Program

Holly Clement Named Director of Equine Program

Congratulations to Dr. Holly Clement in her new role as director of USU’s Equine Program!

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Macady Smith, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student at Utah State University, has accepted a job as a Product Development Assistant at Ibex, a company that designs and produces high performance merino wool activewear. Smith is a member of the cl
Macady Smith Accepts Position at Ibex

Macady Smith Accepts Position at Ibex

Macady Smith, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student at Utah State University, has accepted a job as a Product Development Assistant at Ibex, a company that designs and produces high performance merino wool activewear. Smith is a member of the cl...

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Spencer Wyatt, Director of Concepts and Surface Design at Allbirds, speaks to OPDD students about his interest in color and materials and the influence of Ninja Turtles on his design career.
Spencer Wyatt, Director of Color and Surface Design at Allbirds, Speaks to OPDD Students

Spencer Wyatt, Director of Color and Surface Design at Allbirds, Speaks to OPDD Students

Spencer Wyatt, Director of Concepts and Surface Design at Allbirds, speaks to OPDD students about his interest in color and materials and the influence of Ninja Turtles on his design career.

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Congratulations, Kendyll (Yeager) Breinholt, on your internship with Juniper Systems. We hope it has been a great experience.
Kendyll Breinholt Internship

Kendyll Breinholt Internship

Congratulations, Kendyll (Yeager) Breinholt, on your internship with Juniper Systems. We hope it has been a great experience.

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Paige Koch, a recent graduate of Utah State University's Outdoor Product Design & Development program, has accepted a position as a Product Line Manager & Designer at Primo Golf. Koch, a member of the class of 2022, previously interned at Under Armour and
Paige Koch Accepts Position at Primo Golf

Paige Koch Accepts Position at Primo Golf

Paige Koch, a recent graduate of Utah State University's Outdoor Product Design & Development program, has accepted a position as a Product Line Manager & Designer at Primo Golf. Koch, a member of the class of 2022, previously interned at Under Armour and...

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Jeanette (Jenny) Norton, professor of soil microbiology and ecology in Utah State University’s Department of Plants, Soils and Climate, has been named a fellow of the Soil Science Society of America.
USU Professor Jeanette Norton Named Fellow of the Soil Science Society of America

USU Professor Jeanette Norton Named Fellow of the Soil Science Society of America

Jeanette (Jenny) Norton, professor of soil microbiology and ecology in Utah State University’s Department of Plants, Soils and Climate, has been named a fellow of the Soil Science Society of America.

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Nicholas Welch, we hope your internship at Rent Dynamics has been a great experience!
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Nicholas Welch Internship

Nicholas Welch, we hope your internship at Rent Dynamics has been a great experience!

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Michael Swanton, we hope your internship with Al's Sporting Goods has been going great!
Michael Swanton Internship

Michael Swanton Internship

Michael Swanton, we hope your internship with Al's Sporting Goods has been going great!

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Rhonda Summer, an Under Armour Design Director and Katherine Connolly a Graphic Designer at the company, spoke at the 2022 Outdoor History Summit about their visit to the Outdoor Recreation Archive and how archives influence graphic and product design.
Outdoor History Summit - Rhonda Summer & Katherine Connolly

Outdoor History Summit - Rhonda Summer & Katherine Connolly

Rhonda Summer, an Under Armour Design Director and Katherine Connolly a Graphic Designer at the company, spoke at the 2022 Outdoor History Summit about their visit to the Outdoor Recreation Archive and how archives influence graphic and product design.

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Joshua Stuart, we hope your internship with Main Street Service has been going great!
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Joshua Stuart Internship

Joshua Stuart, we hope your internship with Main Street Service has been going great!

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Josh Kumpf, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Klugonyx as a Product Manager!
Josh Kumpf Accepts Position at Klugonyx

Josh Kumpf Accepts Position at Klugonyx

Josh Kumpf, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Klugonyx as a Product Manager!

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We are excited to share the success story of Alexis Parkinson with you all! Alexis graduated with a Technology Systems degree emphasizing Quality & Reliability. We can't wait to see all the great things she continues to do at Space Dynamics Laboratory!
Alexis Parkinson - Tech Systems Success Story

Alexis Parkinson - Tech Systems Success Story

We are excited to share the success story of Alexis Parkinson with you all! Alexis graduated with a Technology Systems degree emphasizing Quality & Reliability. We can't wait to see all the great things she continues to do at Space Dynamics Laboratory!

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Congratulations to Vance Nelson on his internship with Thermo Fisher Scientific. We hope it has been going great!
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Vance Nelson Internship

Congratulations to Vance Nelson on his internship with Thermo Fisher Scientific. We hope it has been going great!

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As we wrap up the semester, we hope Logan Shimazaki has been enjoying his internship with Ogden City Government.
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Logan Shimazaki Internship

As we wrap up the semester, we hope Logan Shimazaki has been enjoying his internship with Ogden City Government.

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Congratulations to Tanner Jensen on your internship with TRA Snow and Sun! We hope your internship is going well!
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Tanner Jensen Internship

Congratulations to Tanner Jensen on your internship with TRA Snow and Sun! We hope your internship is going well!

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Congratulations to Kayden Hartle on his internship at CampSaver.com. We hope it going well!
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Kayden Hartle Internship

Congratulations to Kayden Hartle on his internship at CampSaver.com. We hope it going well!

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Dylan H., we hope your internship at North Cache Middle School is going great!
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Dylan H., we hope your internship at North Cache Middle School is going great!

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) 47th Climate Diagnostics & Prediction Workshop recently brought national and international scientists and decision-makers to Utah State University’s Logan campus.
Scientists Gather at USU for Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop

Scientists Gather at USU for Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) 47th Climate Diagnostics & Prediction Workshop recently brought national and international scientists and decision-makers to Utah State University’s Logan campus.

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Cade F., we hope your internship with Space Dynamics Laboratory is going great! Keep up the great work!
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Cade Fronk-Hayward Internship

Cade F., we hope your internship with Space Dynamics Laboratory is going great! Keep up the great work!

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After going on hiatus in 2020, Reindeer Express will be back at Utah State University on Friday, Dec. 2. The event is organized by the College of Veterinary Medicine and aims to bring Christmas cheer while also educating the public on caring for animals.
Reindeer Express to Bring Holiday Fun to Utah State University

Reindeer Express to Bring Holiday Fun to Utah State University

After going on hiatus in 2020, Reindeer Express will be back at Utah State University on Friday, Dec. 2. The event is organized by the College of Veterinary Medicine and aims to bring Christmas cheer while also educating the public on caring for animals....

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Utah State University received an award for its educational partnership with Davis Technical College on Thursday, October 20, 2022. We have an amazing partnership with the Utah technical colleges for our Stackable Credentials and our CTE Academy programs.
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Davis Technical College Partnership

Utah State University received an award for its educational partnership with Davis Technical College on Thursday, October 20, 2022. We have an amazing partnership with the Utah technical colleges for our Stackable Credentials and our CTE Academy programs....

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Wild and domesticated birds have faced a renewed risk from avian influenza this fall. While the virus was first detected in Utah in April 2022, experts warn that the strain of highly pathogenic avian flu (HPAI) is likely to spread even more rapidly this s
Rising Avian Flu Cases Harm Producers, Poultry Prices

Rising Avian Flu Cases Harm Producers, Poultry Prices

Wild and domesticated birds have faced a renewed risk from avian influenza this fall. While the virus was first detected in Utah in April 2022, experts warn that the strain of highly pathogenic avian flu (HPAI) is likely to spread even more rapidly this s...

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Congratulations to Landon Fetzer on your internship with The Knotted Butterfly. We wish you the best of luck with your internship.
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Congratulations to Landon Fetzer on your internship with The Knotted Butterfly. We wish you the best of luck with your internship.

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Dr. Rachel Gross, Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado-Denver spoke at the Outdoor History Summit about their time in the Outdoor Recreation Archive and research on the history of big box and specialty retail in the outdoor industry. Dr. Gros
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Dr. Rachel Gross

Dr. Rachel Gross, Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado-Denver spoke at the Outdoor History Summit about their time in the Outdoor Recreation Archive and research on the history of big box and specialty retail in the outdoor industry. Dr. Gros...

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Technology Systems Student Spotlight! Congratulations to Kendall Duffin on accepting an internship with Allegis Financial Partners. We wish you the best of luck with your internship!
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Kendall Duffin Internship

Technology Systems Student Spotlight! Congratulations to Kendall Duffin on accepting an internship with Allegis Financial Partners. We wish you the best of luck with your internship!

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Jordan Jensen, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Rhone as a Designer!
Jordan Jensen Accepts Position at Rhone

Jordan Jensen Accepts Position at Rhone

Jordan Jensen, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Rhone as a Designer!

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Climbing legend Conrad Anker spoke at the Outdoor Recreation Archive Kamp Kit Exhibit opening at Utah State University. Anker talked about the history of the outdoor industry, the evolution of gear, and the challenges of a changing climate for product des
Climbing Legend, Conrad Anker, Speaks at USU

Climbing Legend, Conrad Anker, Speaks at USU

Climbing legend Conrad Anker spoke at the Outdoor Recreation Archive Kamp Kit Exhibit opening at Utah State University. Anker talked about the history of the outdoor industry, the evolution of gear, and the challenges of a changing climate for product des...

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Technology Systems Student Spotlight! I chose Technology Systems Product Development Emphasis because I liked the classes that were required. I felt like this major gave me more valuable knowledge than other majors so I could diversify myself in the job f
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Technology Systems Student Spotlight! I chose Technology Systems Product Development Emphasis because I liked the classes that were required. I felt like this major gave me more valuable knowledge than other majors so I could diversify myself in the job f...

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Tanner Gerrard, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Kiska in Salzburg, Austria as an Apparel Design Intern!
Tanner Gerrard Accepts Position at Kiska

Tanner Gerrard Accepts Position at Kiska

Tanner Gerrard, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Kiska in Salzburg, Austria as an Apparel Design Intern!

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Selected by a committee of his peers, Prateek Sharma, assistant professor in USU's Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, received the William C. Winder and Rebecca Stewart Winder Endowed Development Professorship in Food Sciences for 2022
Dr. Prateek Sharma Awarded the Winder Endowed Professorship for 2022-24

Dr. Prateek Sharma Awarded the Winder Endowed Professorship for 2022-24

Selected by a committee of his peers, Prateek Sharma, assistant professor in USU's Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, received the William C. Winder and Rebecca Stewart Winder Endowed Development Professorship in Food Sciences for 2022 ...

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Mia Hilton, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted a position at Lloyd & Leo as a Product Designer!
Mia Hilton Accepts Position at Lloyd & Leo

Mia Hilton Accepts Position at Lloyd & Leo

Mia Hilton, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted a position at Lloyd & Leo as a Product Designer!

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Heloisa Rutigliano, an associate professor in USU’s Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences and the College of Veterinary Medicine, has been presented with the 2022 Western Region Award for Excellence in College and University Teaching in the
USU Vet Med and Animal Science Professor is Top Agriculture Teacher in Western U.S

USU Vet Med and Animal Science Professor is Top Agriculture Teacher in Western U.S

Heloisa Rutigliano, an associate professor in USU’s Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences and the College of Veterinary Medicine, has been presented with the 2022 Western Region Award for Excellence in College and University Teaching in the ...

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Robert Thomas, Senior Director (USA) for Arc’teryx, talks with students about the qualities of a great product line manager and PLMs as the hub of the product creation process.
Robert Thomas, Senior Director at Arc'teryx, Speaks to OPDD Students

Robert Thomas, Senior Director at Arc'teryx, Speaks to OPDD Students

Robert Thomas, Senior Director (USA) for Arc’teryx, talks with students about the qualities of a great product line manager and PLMs as the hub of the product creation process.

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Two Marmot alums, Laura Miera, the VP of Technical Product Development and Randy Verniers, VP of International Sales join the History of Gear to talk about the company.
Laura Miera & Randy Verniers Talk Marmot Past and Present

Laura Miera & Randy Verniers Talk Marmot Past and Present

Two Marmot alums, Laura Miera, the VP of Technical Product Development and Randy Verniers, VP of International Sales join the History of Gear to talk about the company.

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Record breaking scorching temperatures affecting Utah into September this year are the undeniable effects of excess atmospheric carbon. Locking carbon into soils is the main driver of a recently announced five-year, $15 million research project.
USU Soil & Plant Scientists Part of $15M Project to Study Carbon Farming

USU Soil & Plant Scientists Part of $15M Project to Study Carbon Farming

Record breaking scorching temperatures affecting Utah into September this year are the undeniable effects of excess atmospheric carbon. Locking carbon into soils is the main driver of a recently announced five-year, $15 million research project.

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Ethan MacKay, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted a position at Bass Pro Shops as a Remote Industrial Designer!
Ethan MacKay Accepts Position at Bass Pro Shops

Ethan MacKay Accepts Position at Bass Pro Shops

Ethan MacKay, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted a position at Bass Pro Shops as a Remote Industrial Designer!

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Congratulations, Ellen Doutre Burgess, on your internship with Thermo Fisher Scientific! We wish you all the best in your internship and can't wait to see what you do next.
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Ellen Doutre Burgess Internship

Congratulations, Ellen Doutre Burgess, on your internship with Thermo Fisher Scientific! We wish you all the best in your internship and can't wait to see what you do next.

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Dave Gibson joins the OPDD faculty as an Assistant Professor. As an industrial designer and maker, Gibson teaches sketching, digital design, as well as studio courses.
Dave Gibson Joins OPDD as Assistant Professor

Dave Gibson Joins OPDD as Assistant Professor

Dave Gibson joins the OPDD faculty as an Assistant Professor. As an industrial designer and maker, Gibson teaches sketching, digital design, as well as studio courses.

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Seven Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences faculty members were honored by the 2022 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture at the organization’s annual conference.
USU Professors Awarded 2022 NACTA Educator Honors

USU Professors Awarded 2022 NACTA Educator Honors

Seven Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences faculty members were honored by the 2022 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture at the organization’s annual conference.

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Producers in Utah will benefit from veterinary doctorate graduates opening and joining veterinary practices in the state, following internships and networking with area professionals.
Utah State's Newly Announced Four-Year Vet Program will Benefit Producers

Utah State's Newly Announced Four-Year Vet Program will Benefit Producers

Producers in Utah will benefit from veterinary doctorate graduates opening and joining veterinary practices in the state, following internships and networking with area professionals.

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Congratulations, Colton C. on your internship with Cytiva!
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Congratulations, Colton C. on your internship with Cytiva!

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The American Society of Horticulture Science recognized worldwide as a leading organization for horticulture science and technology, recently honored PSC Assistant Professor Youping Sun with its Early Career Achievement Award.
USU Professor Honored for Research, Sustainable Landscape Horticulture Program

USU Professor Honored for Research, Sustainable Landscape Horticulture Program

The American Society of Horticulture Science recognized worldwide as a leading organization for horticulture science and technology, recently honored PSC Assistant Professor Youping Sun with its Early Career Achievement Award.

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Ryan Bake, an agricultural economics student at Utah State University and member of the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Council, was selected to be a delegate at the Western Governors’ Association conference this summer.
USU Agricultural Economics Student Represents State of Utah at Western Governors' Association Conference

USU Agricultural Economics Student Represents State of Utah at Western Governors' Association Conference

Ryan Bake, an agricultural economics student at Utah State University and member of the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Council, was selected to be a delegate at the Western Governors’ Association conference this summer.

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Working with the Utah Nursing Assistant Registry, USU developed a six-week industry-based CNA course for family member caregivers and uncertified nursing assistants to help relieve shortages. The program began in August and offers open enrollment.
New USU CNA Program Targets Nursing Shortages in the Four Corners Region

New USU CNA Program Targets Nursing Shortages in the Four Corners Region

Working with the Utah Nursing Assistant Registry, USU developed a six-week industry-based CNA course for family member caregivers and uncertified nursing assistants to help relieve shortages. The program began in August and offers open enrollment.

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Congratulations to Alan J Bown on his Civil Solutions Group, Inc. internship. We wish you all the best as you continue your career.
Alan Bown Internship

Alan Bown Internship

Congratulations to Alan J Bown on his Civil Solutions Group, Inc. internship. We wish you all the best as you continue your career.

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Utah’s winters are getting warmer according to Utah State University professor Robert Davies who said in a February report that particularly in lower and mid elevations snowpack has declined over the last 40 years.
Utah Climate Center says Utah’s water patterns are changing

Utah Climate Center says Utah’s water patterns are changing

Utah’s winters are getting warmer according to Utah State University professor Robert Davies who said in a February report that particularly in lower and mid elevations snowpack has declined over the last 40 years.

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This summer, NDFS grad students conquered three national product development competitions, securing two first-place wins in contests sponsored by Ocean Spray and the National Dairy Council, and a third-place award in the Institute of Food Technologists co
Recipes for Success: USU Food Science Students Develop Award-Winning Products

Recipes for Success: USU Food Science Students Develop Award-Winning Products

This summer, NDFS grad students conquered three national product development competitions, securing two first-place wins in contests sponsored by Ocean Spray and the National Dairy Council, and a third-place award in the Institute of Food Technologists co...

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LAEP Alumna Allysia Angus, M.L.A, '99, has cared for the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument for more than two decades in her role as a landscape architect for the Bureau of Land Management in Utah.
Managing for the Public and the Land

Managing for the Public and the Land

LAEP Alumna Allysia Angus, M.L.A, '99, has cared for the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument for more than two decades in her role as a landscape architect for the Bureau of Land Management in Utah.

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Dr. Julie Lamarra was awarded the 2022 Undergraduate Faculty Member Award from the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.
Dr. Julie Lamarra Named Undergraduate Faculty Mentor

Dr. Julie Lamarra Named Undergraduate Faculty Mentor

Dr. Julie Lamarra was awarded the 2022 Undergraduate Faculty Member Award from the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.

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When a USU grad student needed to analyze an unusual Indigenous pouch without damaging it, the College of Veterinary Medicine gladly lent expertise and an X-ray machine.
USU Anthropology Student, Vet Med Faculty Identify Object in Centuries-Old Indigenous Pouch

USU Anthropology Student, Vet Med Faculty Identify Object in Centuries-Old Indigenous Pouch

When a USU grad student needed to analyze an unusual Indigenous pouch without damaging it, the College of Veterinary Medicine gladly lent expertise and an X-ray machine.

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Greg Cuomo has joined USU as the new associate dean of research and graduate Student Services in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. He has served as an administrator at the University of Minnesota for more than 20 years.
Greg Cuomo Ready to Tend the Beehive as CAAS Associate Dean of Research

Greg Cuomo Ready to Tend the Beehive as CAAS Associate Dean of Research

Greg Cuomo has joined USU as the new associate dean of research and graduate Student Services in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. He has served as an administrator at the University of Minnesota for more than 20 years.

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Sarah Al-Hussein, a product developer at Sanuk, talks with first year product students about their role as part of the product triad and the specific tasks of a developer in bringing footwear to market.
Sarah Al-Hussein, Product Developer at Sanuk

Sarah Al-Hussein, Product Developer at Sanuk

Sarah Al-Hussein, a product developer at Sanuk, talks with first year product students about their role as part of the product triad and the specific tasks of a developer in bringing footwear to market.

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Dan Madden, founder of Madden Equipment, and Mike Valvano, former President at Madden join the History of Gear to talk about how Madden stood out from other early pack companies and the rise, acquisition, sunsetting, and revival of the brand today.
History of Gear: Madden Equipment

History of Gear: Madden Equipment

Dan Madden, founder of Madden Equipment, and Mike Valvano, former President at Madden join the History of Gear to talk about how Madden stood out from other early pack companies and the rise, acquisition, sunsetting, and revival of the brand today.

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As Utah’s third driest year in the past 128 years of records persists, Utah State University’s Utah Climate Center continues to provide climate services and drought data to state professionals.
Drought Monitoring: USU's Utah Climate Center Continues to Support State With Data During Drought

Drought Monitoring: USU's Utah Climate Center Continues to Support State With Data During Drought

As Utah’s third driest year in the past 128 years of records persists, Utah State University’s Utah Climate Center continues to provide climate services and drought data to state professionals.

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Reed Ernstrom, son of Professor C. Anthon Ernstrom, recalls growing up around the Nutrition and Food Scientist pioneer and Aggie Ice Cream memories from his childhood, college years, and adulthood.
Reed Ernstrom: 57 Years of Sweet Aggie Ice Cream Memories

Reed Ernstrom: 57 Years of Sweet Aggie Ice Cream Memories

Reed Ernstrom, son of Professor C. Anthon Ernstrom, recalls growing up around the Nutrition and Food Scientist pioneer and Aggie Ice Cream memories from his childhood, college years, and adulthood.

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Bob Anderson, Founder and Editor of Runner's World, joins the History of Gear and talks about how he started the magazine, the evolution and massive growth of the sport, and how introduced millions of people to running.
History of Gear: Bob Anderson, Founder / Editor of Runner's World

History of Gear: Bob Anderson, Founder / Editor of Runner's World

Bob Anderson, Founder and Editor of Runner's World, joins the History of Gear and talks about how he started the magazine, the evolution and massive growth of the sport, and how introduced millions of people to running.

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The new Utah State University College of Veterinary Medicine is officially USU’s ninth college after receiving required approvals from university and state higher education governing groups. Leading the new college as interim dean is Dirk Vanderwall.
USU College of Veterinary Medicine Approved, Leadership Appointed, and Architect Selected

USU College of Veterinary Medicine Approved, Leadership Appointed, and Architect Selected

The new Utah State University College of Veterinary Medicine is officially USU’s ninth college after receiving required approvals from university and state higher education governing groups. Leading the new college as interim dean is Dirk Vanderwall.

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The School of Veterinary Medicine's Class of 2022 selected Dr. Tom Baldwin for the Best Pre-Clinical Teaching Award. Baldwin is director of the Utah Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, a cooperative effort between USU and the Utah Department of Agriculture
Tom Baldwin Receives 6th Award for Teaching Vet Med Students How to Find What Matters

Tom Baldwin Receives 6th Award for Teaching Vet Med Students How to Find What Matters

The School of Veterinary Medicine's Class of 2022 selected Dr. Tom Baldwin for the Best Pre-Clinical Teaching Award. Baldwin is director of the Utah Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, a cooperative effort between USU and the Utah Department of Agriculture ...

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Students in the School of Veterinary Medicine can look forward to a new face in front of the classroom this fall. Dr. Carmen Lau is a licensed veterinarian boarded in anatomic pathology with a PhD in biomedical sciences.
Faculty Profile: Dr. Carmen Lau

Faculty Profile: Dr. Carmen Lau

Students in the School of Veterinary Medicine can look forward to a new face in front of the classroom this fall. Dr. Carmen Lau is a licensed veterinarian boarded in anatomic pathology with a PhD in biomedical sciences.

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Professor Rebecca Lawver, head of Utah State University’s Department Head of Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education, has been elected president of the American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE), and will lead the organization through May
USU Faculty Members Honored by and Leading the AAAE

USU Faculty Members Honored by and Leading the AAAE

Professor Rebecca Lawver, head of Utah State University’s Department Head of Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education, has been elected president of the American Association for Agricultural Education (AAAE), and will lead the organization through May ...

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Dominique Showers, VP of ReBird at Arc'teryx, speaks to students about the circularity program at the company, upcycling, and what the brand is doing to address sustainability issues in the past while building a roadmap to the future.
Dominique Showers, VP of ReBird at Arc'teryx

Dominique Showers, VP of ReBird at Arc'teryx

Dominique Showers, VP of ReBird at Arc'teryx, speaks to students about the circularity program at the company, upcycling, and what the brand is doing to address sustainability issues in the past while building a roadmap to the future.

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Korbin Birrell, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Wave Products as a designer!
Korbin Birrell Accepts Position at Wave

Korbin Birrell Accepts Position at Wave

Korbin Birrell, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Wave Products as a designer!

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On July 18, National Ice Cream Day, Unbottled will donate 100 cents to the USU Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC) for every cone sold. SNAC will use the money to purchase milk from Gossner Foods, a difficult item to procure for the food pantry.
Aggie Ice Cream, Dairy Farmers Partner for Ice Cream Day Fundraiser

Aggie Ice Cream, Dairy Farmers Partner for Ice Cream Day Fundraiser

On July 18, National Ice Cream Day, Unbottled will donate 100 cents to the USU Student Nutrition Access Center (SNAC) for every cone sold. SNAC will use the money to purchase milk from Gossner Foods, a difficult item to procure for the food pantry.

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The National Dairy Council announced a team comprised of USU students Nathan Pougher, Melissa Marsh, Chandler Stafford and Mackenzie Taylor as the winner of the NDC’s New Product Competition for their product, a 92% dairy energy drink called Moba Boba.
Energy drink created by Utah State students wins NDC competition

Energy drink created by Utah State students wins NDC competition

The National Dairy Council announced a team comprised of USU students Nathan Pougher, Melissa Marsh, Chandler Stafford and Mackenzie Taylor as the winner of the NDC’s New Product Competition for their product, a 92% dairy energy drink called Moba Boba.

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Ted and Greg Hine join the History of Gear to talk about building Hine Snowbridge, developing early internal frame packs and bikepacking products, and sending packs to space.
History of Gear: Ted & Greg Hine of Hine Snowbridge

History of Gear: Ted & Greg Hine of Hine Snowbridge

Ted and Greg Hine join the History of Gear to talk about building Hine Snowbridge, developing early internal frame packs and bikepacking products, and sending packs to space.

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Kiara Tingey, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Under Armour as a Freelance Associate Designer.
Kiara Tingey Accepts Position at Under Armour

Kiara Tingey Accepts Position at Under Armour

Kiara Tingey, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a position at Under Armour as a Freelance Associate Designer.

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Master of public health nutrition student Anna Cheal worked with the nonprofit Proyecto Florecer to help women in Colombia improve nutrition for themselves and their families through education and planning for the organization's community kitchen.
USU Master of Public Health Student Helps Colombian Women Through Healthy Food

USU Master of Public Health Student Helps Colombian Women Through Healthy Food

Master of public health nutrition student Anna Cheal worked with the nonprofit Proyecto Florecer to help women in Colombia improve nutrition for themselves and their families through education and planning for the organization's community kitchen.

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A team of five USU students, Braden Kunzler, Ryan Ritchie, Josh Carling, Frank Mattiaccio, and Trace Hadley, attended and competed in the 2022 Aerospace Maintenance Competition in Dallas where they took second place in the electrical wiring and antenna tr
USU Aviation Students Demonstrate their Skills at Aerospace Maintenance Competition

USU Aviation Students Demonstrate their Skills at Aerospace Maintenance Competition

A team of five USU students, Braden Kunzler, Ryan Ritchie, Josh Carling, Frank Mattiaccio, and Trace Hadley, attended and competed in the 2022 Aerospace Maintenance Competition in Dallas where they took second place in the electrical wiring and antenna tr...

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Zachary Buffaloe, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a full-time position at Rocky Mountain ATV as a Product Line Manager.
Zachary Buffaloe Accepts Position at Rocky Mountain ATV

Zachary Buffaloe Accepts Position at Rocky Mountain ATV

Zachary Buffaloe, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a full-time position at Rocky Mountain ATV as a Product Line Manager.

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Ellie Ward, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a full-time position at Nani Swimwear as a Designer.
Ellie Ward Accepts Position at Nani Swimwear

Ellie Ward Accepts Position at Nani Swimwear

Ellie Ward, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a full-time position at Nani Swimwear as a Designer.

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To commemorate 100 years of Aggie Ice Cream, an event was held on Tuesday celebrating the creamery’s century-long legacy and its impact on the community.
Aggie Ice Cream Day’ celebrates 100 years of business for USU-based creamery

Aggie Ice Cream Day’ celebrates 100 years of business for USU-based creamery

To commemorate 100 years of Aggie Ice Cream, an event was held on Tuesday celebrating the creamery’s century-long legacy and its impact on the community.

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It’s the first day of summer, and KSL TV’s Casey Scott took Chopper 5 to Logan to get some Aggie ice cream. Tuesday was declared Aggie Ice Cream Day in February by Gov. Spencer Cox.
Celebrating Aggie Ice Cream Day to kick off summer 2022

Celebrating Aggie Ice Cream Day to kick off summer 2022

It’s the first day of summer, and KSL TV’s Casey Scott took Chopper 5 to Logan to get some Aggie ice cream. Tuesday was declared Aggie Ice Cream Day in February by Gov. Spencer Cox.

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Ken White can pinpoint one thing that unites everyone who ever attended Utah State University over the past century. No, it's not True Aggie Night. It's Aggie Ice Cream, a university program and brand that's still churning out delicious ice-cold desserts
'It's a legacy': How Aggie Ice Cream became a USU and Utah institution over the past 100 years

'It's a legacy': How Aggie Ice Cream became a USU and Utah institution over the past 100 years

Ken White can pinpoint one thing that unites everyone who ever attended Utah State University over the past century. No, it's not True Aggie Night. It's Aggie Ice Cream, a university program and brand that's still churning out delicious ice-cold desserts ...

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The first day of summer, recently recognized as Aggie Ice Cream Day, was celebrated at the doors of the Aggie Creamery on Tuesday commemorating 100 years of the locally produced product.
Aggie Ice Cream Day celebrated at iconic USU creamery

Aggie Ice Cream Day celebrated at iconic USU creamery

The first day of summer, recently recognized as Aggie Ice Cream Day, was celebrated at the doors of the Aggie Creamery on Tuesday commemorating 100 years of the locally produced product.

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Not only is Tuesday the first day of summer, but it's also Aggie Ice Cream Day — officially sanctioned by the State of Utah when Gov. Spencer Cox, an alumnus of Utah State University, signed an official declaration earlier this year that designated June 2
Utah's official 'Aggie Ice Cream Day' celebrates 100 years of USU-produced sweet treats

Utah's official 'Aggie Ice Cream Day' celebrates 100 years of USU-produced sweet treats

Not only is Tuesday the first day of summer, but it's also Aggie Ice Cream Day — officially sanctioned by the State of Utah when Gov. Spencer Cox, an alumnus of Utah State University, signed an official declaration earlier this year that designated June 2...

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Technology Systems Graduate Spotlight! Today we hope you enjoy hearing from John Robinson about his position at Autoliv and his experience with the Technology Systems Stackable Pathway.
John Robinson Graduate Spotlight

John Robinson Graduate Spotlight

Technology Systems Graduate Spotlight! Today we hope you enjoy hearing from John Robinson about his position at Autoliv and his experience with the Technology Systems Stackable Pathway.

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Henry Clinger is the School of Veterinary Medicine’s 2024 class president, and after finishing his second year at Utah State University, he’s headed to Pullman, Washington to finish his education in the WIMU Regional Program with Washington State Universi
Student Profile: Henry Clinger

Student Profile: Henry Clinger

Henry Clinger is the School of Veterinary Medicine’s 2024 class president, and after finishing his second year at Utah State University, he’s headed to Pullman, Washington to finish his education in the WIMU Regional Program with Washington State Universi...

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NDFS student Aubreyona Migliori has been named a finalist in for a national nutritional science award from the American Society for Nutrition, which recognizes the highest quality research presented by students and young investigators at Nutrition 2022 Li
Aubreyona Migliori a Finalist for the American Society for Nutrition's Emerging Leaders Award

Aubreyona Migliori a Finalist for the American Society for Nutrition's Emerging Leaders Award

NDFS student Aubreyona Migliori has been named a finalist in for a national nutritional science award from the American Society for Nutrition, which recognizes the highest quality research presented by students and young investigators at Nutrition 2022 Li...

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The 100 year tradition of Aggie Ice Cream made on the USU campus by staff and students of the Food Science program continues today. Our newly renovated ice cream parlor is still a place where young and old can meet to enjoy a cold, sweet taste of history.
100 Years of Cow to Cone

100 Years of Cow to Cone

The 100 year tradition of Aggie Ice Cream made on the USU campus by staff and students of the Food Science program continues today. Our newly renovated ice cream parlor is still a place where young and old can meet to enjoy a cold, sweet taste of history....

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In February, Gov. Spencer Cox signed an official declaration designating June 21, 2022, as Aggie Ice Cream Day in recognition of the celebration of its centennial. The Aggie Creamery invites everyone to join in the celebration that day at the Aggie Creame
USU to Celebrate 100 Years of Aggie Ice Cream on June 21 With Events, Promotions

USU to Celebrate 100 Years of Aggie Ice Cream on June 21 With Events, Promotions

In February, Gov. Spencer Cox signed an official declaration designating June 21, 2022, as Aggie Ice Cream Day in recognition of the celebration of its centennial. The Aggie Creamery invites everyone to join in the celebration that day at the Aggie Creame...

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Josh Norgard, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a full-time position at Outdoor Research as a Sustainability and Product Impact Coordinator.
Josh Norgard Accepts Position at Outdoor Research

Josh Norgard Accepts Position at Outdoor Research

Josh Norgard, an Outdoor Product Design & Development graduate, accepted a full-time position at Outdoor Research as a Sustainability and Product Impact Coordinator.

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Congrats to Bradley Crookston for receiving a grant of more than $200,000 from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture!
Agroecology Grant

Agroecology Grant

Congrats to Bradley Crookston for receiving a grant of more than $200,000 from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture!

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Jaimus Tailor, Founder and Creative Director of Greater Goods talks to students about his pathway into the world of product design and the upside as well as limitations of upcycling.
Jaimus Tailor Talks Upcycling With Sustainability Students

Jaimus Tailor Talks Upcycling With Sustainability Students

Jaimus Tailor, Founder and Creative Director of Greater Goods talks to students about his pathway into the world of product design and the upside as well as limitations of upcycling.

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USU's aviation school offers several flight programs, including bachelor's degrees in professional fixed-wing pilot, professional helicopter pilot, and aircraft maintenance management.
USU Ranked Among Top 25 Colleges for Aviation Degrees

USU Ranked Among Top 25 Colleges for Aviation Degrees

USU's aviation school offers several flight programs, including bachelor's degrees in professional fixed-wing pilot, professional helicopter pilot, and aircraft maintenance management.

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Sawyer Hill, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted an internship at Sego Ski Co as a Ski Production Intern.
Sawyer Hill Accepts Internship at Sego Ski Co

Sawyer Hill Accepts Internship at Sego Ski Co

Sawyer Hill, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted an internship at Sego Ski Co as a Ski Production Intern.

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Catherine Acosta, Product Archivist and Brand Historian at Vans talks about material culture, the blending of consumer products and art, and the challenges and opportunities of building a corporate archive from the ground up.
History of Gear: Catherine Acosta / Vans Archivist

History of Gear: Catherine Acosta / Vans Archivist

Catherine Acosta, Product Archivist and Brand Historian at Vans talks about material culture, the blending of consumer products and art, and the challenges and opportunities of building a corporate archive from the ground up.

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At the beginning of 2021, USU Blanding introduced the Community Incubator and Coworking Space, a place for local businesses to expand and develop while rubbing shoulders with other community members and companies.
All About USU Blanding’s Community Incubator and Coworking Space

All About USU Blanding’s Community Incubator and Coworking Space

At the beginning of 2021, USU Blanding introduced the Community Incubator and Coworking Space, a place for local businesses to expand and develop while rubbing shoulders with other community members and companies.

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Merit3D is focused on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. while also growing the economic opportunities in eastern Utah.
USU Eastern Creates Additive Manufacturing Program to Fill Economic Gaps

USU Eastern Creates Additive Manufacturing Program to Fill Economic Gaps

Merit3D is focused on bringing manufacturing jobs back to the U.S. while also growing the economic opportunities in eastern Utah.

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Hallie Kemp, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted an internship at ULA Equipment as a Marketing Intern.
Hallie Kemp Accepts Internship at ULA Equipment

Hallie Kemp Accepts Internship at ULA Equipment

Hallie Kemp, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted an internship at ULA Equipment as a Marketing Intern.

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Dr. Shawn Zimmerman explains the dangers of avian flu and what producers and pet owners alike can do to keep their animals safe as part of the monthly Doctor's Orders series.
Doctor's Orders: Avian Flu

Doctor's Orders: Avian Flu

Dr. Shawn Zimmerman explains the dangers of avian flu and what producers and pet owners alike can do to keep their animals safe as part of the monthly Doctor's Orders series.

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To better serve the faculty and rapidly growing number of students enrolled in USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, Dean Ken White this week announced changes in the structure of some departments and programs in the college.
Degree Programs Realigned to Create New Department at Utah State University

Degree Programs Realigned to Create New Department at Utah State University

To better serve the faculty and rapidly growing number of students enrolled in USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, Dean Ken White this week announced changes in the structure of some departments and programs in the college.

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The Aggie Chocolate Factory and Aggie Creamery can add more accolades to their already impressive lists of awards. For the second year in a row, Aggie chocolate, ice cream, and specialty cheese have been awarded Best of State.
Aggie Creamery and Chocolate Factory Awarded Best of State 2nd Year Running

Aggie Creamery and Chocolate Factory Awarded Best of State 2nd Year Running

The Aggie Chocolate Factory and Aggie Creamery can add more accolades to their already impressive lists of awards. For the second year in a row, Aggie chocolate, ice cream, and specialty cheese have been awarded Best of State.

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"Aggie Ice Cream at Utah State University in Logan, Utah, just turned 100! There's almost always a line out the door of the much loved shop. It’s ice cream from cow’s milk, not chemicals, and student researchers have a hand in making it.”
Favorite Ice Cream Shops in the West

Favorite Ice Cream Shops in the West

"Aggie Ice Cream at Utah State University in Logan, Utah, just turned 100! There's almost always a line out the door of the much loved shop. It’s ice cream from cow’s milk, not chemicals, and student researchers have a hand in making it.”

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Scyler Li’s journey to becoming a veterinarian began in China, and it’s continued through Singapore, Seattle, and now Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine in Logan.
Student Profile: Scyler Li

Student Profile: Scyler Li

Scyler Li’s journey to becoming a veterinarian began in China, and it’s continued through Singapore, Seattle, and now Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine in Logan.

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Civil engineering undergraduate students Ryan Richens, Trevor Wilson, Grace Sunderland and Robert Gordon worked with landscape architecture and environmental planning graduate student Justin Jaques to redesign the Aggie Village.
Civil Engineering Students Part of Interdisciplinary Team Recognized in National Competition

Civil Engineering Students Part of Interdisciplinary Team Recognized in National Competition

Civil engineering undergraduate students Ryan Richens, Trevor Wilson, Grace Sunderland and Robert Gordon worked with landscape architecture and environmental planning graduate student Justin Jaques to redesign the Aggie Village.

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For Chelsea Norman, a graduate of Utah State University’s coordinated dietetics program, career success has meant traveling an unexpected path from clinical dietetics to medical communications, where she now fills a non-traditional role for a dietitian.
Pioneering New Trails as an Aggie Dietetics Alumna

Pioneering New Trails as an Aggie Dietetics Alumna

For Chelsea Norman, a graduate of Utah State University’s coordinated dietetics program, career success has meant traveling an unexpected path from clinical dietetics to medical communications, where she now fills a non-traditional role for a dietitian.

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Happy Birthday, Aggie Ice Cream! January 21, 2022 marked the 100-year anniversary of the quintessential Cache Valley treat, and Utah State University (USU) is celebrating all year!
Celebrating a Centennial of Aggie Ice Cream

Celebrating a Centennial of Aggie Ice Cream

Happy Birthday, Aggie Ice Cream! January 21, 2022 marked the 100-year anniversary of the quintessential Cache Valley treat, and Utah State University (USU) is celebrating all year!

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Technology Systems Graduate Spotlight of Alexis Parkinson who recently accepted a job at the Space Dynamics Laboratory!
Alexis Parkinson Spotlight

Alexis Parkinson Spotlight

Technology Systems Graduate Spotlight of Alexis Parkinson who recently accepted a job at the Space Dynamics Laboratory!

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Audrey Nybo, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted an internship at LL Bean as an Apparel Design Intern.
Audrey Nybo Accepts Internship at LL Bean

Audrey Nybo Accepts Internship at LL Bean

Audrey Nybo, an Outdoor Product Design & Development student, accepted an internship at LL Bean as an Apparel Design Intern.

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When Dr. Cynthia MacKenzie had an opportunity to work with thoroughbred horses at the prestigious Lane’s End Farm in Kentucky, she took it. As an equine practitioner, taking care of roughly 700 horses was a dream job, but assuming responsibility for the a
Understanding Professional Liability With Dr. Cynthia MacKenzie

Understanding Professional Liability With Dr. Cynthia MacKenzie

When Dr. Cynthia MacKenzie had an opportunity to work with thoroughbred horses at the prestigious Lane’s End Farm in Kentucky, she took it. As an equine practitioner, taking care of roughly 700 horses was a dream job, but assuming responsibility for the a...

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Trent Saarelainen, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Bushnell as an Assistant Product Manager.
Trent Saarelainen Accepts Role at Bushnell

Trent Saarelainen Accepts Role at Bushnell

Trent Saarelainen, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Bushnell as an Assistant Product Manager.

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My name is Jim Lentini and I enrolled in the Technology Systems; Quality and Reliability degree at the beginning of 2021. This is one of the best degree programs I have encountered.
Jim Lentini Spotlight

Jim Lentini Spotlight

My name is Jim Lentini and I enrolled in the Technology Systems; Quality and Reliability degree at the beginning of 2021. This is one of the best degree programs I have encountered.

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As the commencement speaker for USU's class of 2022, Vilsack spoke to the crowd of students gathered at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum about the importance of finding a passion before moving into the biggest focus of his address: resiliency and perseverance.
US Secretary of Agriculture Offers Message of Resiliency to USU Graduating Class

US Secretary of Agriculture Offers Message of Resiliency to USU Graduating Class

As the commencement speaker for USU's class of 2022, Vilsack spoke to the crowd of students gathered at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum about the importance of finding a passion before moving into the biggest focus of his address: resiliency and perseverance....

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Dr. Sahra Kaboli-Nejad, Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion at On Running talks with students about their individual power and responsibility to create more inclusive products, experiences, and teams as future leaders in the outdoor industry.
Dr. Sahra Kaboli-Nejad

Dr. Sahra Kaboli-Nejad

Dr. Sahra Kaboli-Nejad, Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion at On Running talks with students about their individual power and responsibility to create more inclusive products, experiences, and teams as future leaders in the outdoor industry.

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USU students Dayna Makela and Jaylee Bastian have each been awarded $2,000 scholarships by the Idaho Milk Processors Association (IMPA). Bastion and Makela are both food science majors in the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences.
Food Science Students Selected to Receive Scholarships from the Idaho Milk Processors Association

Food Science Students Selected to Receive Scholarships from the Idaho Milk Processors Association

USU students Dayna Makela and Jaylee Bastian have each been awarded $2,000 scholarships by the Idaho Milk Processors Association (IMPA). Bastion and Makela are both food science majors in the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences.

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Ben Sharp, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Grand Trunk as the Head of Design.
Ben Sharp Accepts Role at Grand Trunk

Ben Sharp Accepts Role at Grand Trunk

Ben Sharp, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Grand Trunk as the Head of Design.

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Beirne Chisolm joins the History of Gear to talk about his company, The Band. He talks about how he and his brother Greg broke into the accessories business with their watchband.
History of Gear: Beirne Chisolm / The Band

History of Gear: Beirne Chisolm / The Band

Beirne Chisolm joins the History of Gear to talk about his company, The Band. He talks about how he and his brother Greg broke into the accessories business with their watchband.

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On the path to retirement you collect mental sound bites, numbers and snapshots of your life. Some of them you keep, others end up in the landfill of nostalgia. There are all the places you have lived, awards, the number of students you’ve taught and sign
Gary Straquadine Retires After Career That Shaped Agricultural, Technical Education in Utah

Gary Straquadine Retires After Career That Shaped Agricultural, Technical Education in Utah

On the path to retirement you collect mental sound bites, numbers and snapshots of your life. Some of them you keep, others end up in the landfill of nostalgia. There are all the places you have lived, awards, the number of students you’ve taught and sign...

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By Sixth graders at Butler Middle School recently got a taste of what it’s like to be Willy Wonka as part of a candy-making contest to bring to life the assigned classroom reading of Roald Dahl’s “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.”
Butler Middle School at Aggie Chocolate

Butler Middle School at Aggie Chocolate

By Sixth graders at Butler Middle School recently got a taste of what it’s like to be Willy Wonka as part of a candy-making contest to bring to life the assigned classroom reading of Roald Dahl’s “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.”

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USU’s Aviation Technology program is hosting an Aviation Career Conference this week, including a 1 p.m. event Thursday in the Taggart Student Center when Horizon Airlines will announce a partnership with USU, the school agreeing to provide pilots for the
USU Aviation Teams Up With Horizon Air

USU Aviation Teams Up With Horizon Air

USU’s Aviation Technology program is hosting an Aviation Career Conference this week, including a 1 p.m. event Thursday in the Taggart Student Center when Horizon Airlines will announce a partnership with USU, the school agreeing to provide pilots for the...

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Seven students sat in a conference room along with Dr. Kerry Rood, professor of veterinary medicine. However, this was not a class. The students talked among themselves, some about working with a bull at Utah State University’s South Farm facility, others
USU to Expand COLE Orientation Program Year-Round to Support Students

USU to Expand COLE Orientation Program Year-Round to Support Students

Seven students sat in a conference room along with Dr. Kerry Rood, professor of veterinary medicine. However, this was not a class. The students talked among themselves, some about working with a bull at Utah State University’s South Farm facility, others...

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Baylee Vogler, a Junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Black Diamond as an Industrial Design Intern.
Baylee Vogler Accepts Internship at Black Diamond

Baylee Vogler Accepts Internship at Black Diamond

Baylee Vogler, a Junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Black Diamond as an Industrial Design Intern.

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Dietetics graduate Madeline Peterson has the honor of serving as the 2022 valedictorian for the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. Madeline, a Minnesota native, grew up in the rural town of Watertown.
Meet the 2022 College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Valedictorian: Madeline Peterson

Meet the 2022 College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Valedictorian: Madeline Peterson

Dietetics graduate Madeline Peterson has the honor of serving as the 2022 valedictorian for the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences. Madeline, a Minnesota native, grew up in the rural town of Watertown.

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Ami Vo, at the time of writing, a Senior Recruiter at Deckers Brands, now at Nike, talks with students about the dos and don’ts of applying for positions in product creation and peels back the curtain on the hiring process.
Ami Vo Peels Back the Curtain on Recruiting at Deckers Brands

Ami Vo Peels Back the Curtain on Recruiting at Deckers Brands

Ami Vo, at the time of writing, a Senior Recruiter at Deckers Brands, now at Nike, talks with students about the dos and don’ts of applying for positions in product creation and peels back the curtain on the hiring process.

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Leading a successful two-year veterinary medicine program while also transitioning it to a new DVM-granting college with new faculty and facilities is a demanding task. So too is leading a large and diverse academic department.
Leadership Changes in College of Agriculture & Applied Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine

Leadership Changes in College of Agriculture & Applied Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine

Leading a successful two-year veterinary medicine program while also transitioning it to a new DVM-granting college with new faculty and facilities is a demanding task. So too is leading a large and diverse academic department.

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Christian Berroteran, a Freshman in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Klymit as a Product Line Management intern.
Christian Berroteran Accepts Internship at Klymit

Christian Berroteran Accepts Internship at Klymit

Christian Berroteran, a Freshman in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Klymit as a Product Line Management intern.

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On March 25, the USU Eastern Welding Fabrication team, consisting of welding students Lukas Worthington, Branson Gross, and Ty Anderson, placed first overall at the SkillsUSA Utah Skills and Leadership Contest (ULSC) in Salt Lake City.
USU Eastern Welding Team Four-Time Defending Champions in Utah Contest

USU Eastern Welding Team Four-Time Defending Champions in Utah Contest

On March 25, the USU Eastern Welding Fabrication team, consisting of welding students Lukas Worthington, Branson Gross, and Ty Anderson, placed first overall at the SkillsUSA Utah Skills and Leadership Contest (ULSC) in Salt Lake City.

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Set to open its doors to students during the summer 2022 semester, Utah State University Moab's new campus building hosted its ribbon-cutting ceremony April 1, 2022.
Utah State University Celebrates the Opening of a New Campus in Moab

Utah State University Celebrates the Opening of a New Campus in Moab

Set to open its doors to students during the summer 2022 semester, Utah State University Moab's new campus building hosted its ribbon-cutting ceremony April 1, 2022.

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Allan Pietrasanta, owner and operator behind Buttermilk Mountain Works joins the History of Gear to talk about the influence of Bishop, CA on the company, the shift from outdoor gear to soft goods for the tech industry, and other memories from the outdoor
History of Gear: Allan Pietrasanta / Buttermilk Mountain Works

History of Gear: Allan Pietrasanta / Buttermilk Mountain Works

Allan Pietrasanta, owner and operator behind Buttermilk Mountain Works joins the History of Gear to talk about the influence of Bishop, CA on the company, the shift from outdoor gear to soft goods for the tech industry, and other memories from the outdoor...

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While Utah State University Statewide Campuses have been seen by many as a way to stay close to home while also earning a technical or undergraduate degree, USU Statewide Campuses are also able to prepare students for graduate school.
Statewide Campuses Help Prepare Students for Postgraduate Success

Statewide Campuses Help Prepare Students for Postgraduate Success

While Utah State University Statewide Campuses have been seen by many as a way to stay close to home while also earning a technical or undergraduate degree, USU Statewide Campuses are also able to prepare students for graduate school.

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In a presentation to Utah State University’s veterinary medicine students, Dr. Drew Allen spoke about his work abroad and with the Utah State Legislature and shared how other veterinarians can create similar opportunities for themselves.
Tundra to Tropics: Opportunities in Vet Med With Dr. Drew Allen

Tundra to Tropics: Opportunities in Vet Med With Dr. Drew Allen

In a presentation to Utah State University’s veterinary medicine students, Dr. Drew Allen spoke about his work abroad and with the Utah State Legislature and shared how other veterinarians can create similar opportunities for themselves.

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Many people already know that chicks, ducklings and rabbits make for bad Easter presents. As adorable as they are, these animals are often returned or abandoned quickly when children lose interest in caring for them.
Easter Surprise: Why You Shouldn't Gift Animals This April

Easter Surprise: Why You Shouldn't Gift Animals This April

Many people already know that chicks, ducklings and rabbits make for bad Easter presents. As adorable as they are, these animals are often returned or abandoned quickly when children lose interest in caring for them.

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Doug Hintze, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Black Diamond as a Footwear Designer.
Doug Hintze Accepts Position at Black Diamond

Doug Hintze Accepts Position at Black Diamond

Doug Hintze, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Black Diamond as a Footwear Designer.

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20 pictures that highlight the experiences of School of Veterinary Medicine students — both in and out of the classroom.
Images From the 3rd SVM Photo Contest

Images From the 3rd SVM Photo Contest

20 pictures that highlight the experiences of School of Veterinary Medicine students — both in and out of the classroom.

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When you hear about genetically modified organisms, does your mind jump to the end of humanity as we know it? Then let’s start smaller with something like a Syrian hamster.
Editing the Course of Health

Editing the Course of Health

When you hear about genetically modified organisms, does your mind jump to the end of humanity as we know it? Then let’s start smaller with something like a Syrian hamster.

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Julia Feldman, Sustainability Leader and Product Coordinator for Teva, talks to OPDD students about the opportunity to integrate sustainability into the design process and how she stays motivated in the fight for sustainability.
Julia Feldman Talks Sustainability in Product Design

Julia Feldman Talks Sustainability in Product Design

Julia Feldman, Sustainability Leader and Product Coordinator for Teva, talks to OPDD students about the opportunity to integrate sustainability into the design process and how she stays motivated in the fight for sustainability.

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Researchers in the Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences Department recently had the opportunity to get involved in the community by volunteering at the Thomas Edison North science fair. Led by ADVS Associate Professor Jeffrey Mason, who has coordinated U
Utah State University Researchers Volunteer at Local Science Fair

Utah State University Researchers Volunteer at Local Science Fair

Researchers in the Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences Department recently had the opportunity to get involved in the community by volunteering at the Thomas Edison North science fair. Led by ADVS Associate Professor Jeffrey Mason, who has coordinated U...

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American historian Henry B. Adams said, "A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops." In that context, Professor Gary Straquadine’s work has and will continue to influence people for generations.
Teacher Educator Gary Straquadine Receives Utah FFA's Distinguished Service Award

Teacher Educator Gary Straquadine Receives Utah FFA's Distinguished Service Award

American historian Henry B. Adams said, "A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops." In that context, Professor Gary Straquadine’s work has and will continue to influence people for generations.

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Connor Young, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Cotopaxi as a Color Designer for the Packs and Equipment team.
Connor Young Accepts Position at Cotopaxi

Connor Young Accepts Position at Cotopaxi

Connor Young, a graduate of Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Cotopaxi as a Color Designer for the Packs and Equipment team.

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Organized by USU, ROCH is an annual celebration of undergraduate research that features students from Utah State University and the University of Utah, the top two research universities in the state.
Four College of Education Undergrads to Present at Research on Capitol Hill

Four College of Education Undergrads to Present at Research on Capitol Hill

Organized by USU, ROCH is an annual celebration of undergraduate research that features students from Utah State University and the University of Utah, the top two research universities in the state.

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Jeff Knight, joins the History of Gear to talk about the company he co-founded, Granite Gear, making a better portage pack, how the region influences the product, and the art of packmaking.
History of Gear: Jeff Knight / Granite Gear Co-Founder

History of Gear: Jeff Knight / Granite Gear Co-Founder

Jeff Knight, joins the History of Gear to talk about the company he co-founded, Granite Gear, making a better portage pack, how the region influences the product, and the art of packmaking.

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In March, Jordan Packer, a Utah State University Eastern student, won second place in the American Welding Society Weld Trials after placing 11th in the SkillsUSA National Welding Competition.
USU Eastern Student Wins Silver in International Welding Competition

USU Eastern Student Wins Silver in International Welding Competition

In March, Jordan Packer, a Utah State University Eastern student, won second place in the American Welding Society Weld Trials after placing 11th in the SkillsUSA National Welding Competition.

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Taliesin Williford, a Junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Kuhl as an Apparel Design intern.
Taliesin Williford Accepts Internship at Kuhl

Taliesin Williford Accepts Internship at Kuhl

Taliesin Williford, a Junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Kuhl as an Apparel Design intern.

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To lessen the burden of the cost even further, USU is taking steps toward making certificate and degree programs more accessible to students who are employed full-time. This includes offering courses in the evening as well as extending summer enrollment o
Utah State Offers Fast, Affordable, Flexible Education Routes for Technical Education

Utah State Offers Fast, Affordable, Flexible Education Routes for Technical Education

To lessen the burden of the cost even further, USU is taking steps toward making certificate and degree programs more accessible to students who are employed full-time. This includes offering courses in the evening as well as extending summer enrollment o...

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Thomas J. Vilsack, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, will serve as USU’s commencement speaker for its 135th Logan campus commencement ceremony this spring, which will be conducted in person at the Dee Glenn Smith Spectrum for the first time in two years.
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to Speak at USU's 135th Commencement

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture to Speak at USU's 135th Commencement

Thomas J. Vilsack, the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, will serve as USU’s commencement speaker for its 135th Logan campus commencement ceremony this spring, which will be conducted in person at the Dee Glenn Smith Spectrum for the first time in two years....

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Representatives from Nalgene partnered with students from Outdoor Product Design & Development in a "Project Runway" style design challenge where students were tasked with tackling real design briefs from the brand.
Students Participate in Nalgene Design Sprint

Students Participate in Nalgene Design Sprint

Representatives from Nalgene partnered with students from Outdoor Product Design & Development in a "Project Runway" style design challenge where students were tasked with tackling real design briefs from the brand.

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The ACF opened for students in 2018 as a world class teaching facility to complement lecture material for a chocolate course called “Chocolate: Science, history, and society”.
Anyone up for Experiential Learning With Chocolate?

Anyone up for Experiential Learning With Chocolate?

The ACF opened for students in 2018 as a world class teaching facility to complement lecture material for a chocolate course called “Chocolate: Science, history, and society”.

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In the years since Utah State University and National Chung Hsing University began exploring ways to work together, beginning in 2011 and formalizing an agreement in 2018, faculty and students at the two universities have developed collaborations and frie
USU Extends Agreement With Taiwan's National Chung Hsing University

USU Extends Agreement With Taiwan's National Chung Hsing University

In the years since Utah State University and National Chung Hsing University began exploring ways to work together, beginning in 2011 and formalizing an agreement in 2018, faculty and students at the two universities have developed collaborations and frie...

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Tim O'Brien, a Junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Bass Pro Shops as a Marketing intern.
Tim O'Brien Accepts Internship at Bass Pro Shops

Tim O'Brien Accepts Internship at Bass Pro Shops

Tim O'Brien, a Junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a role at Bass Pro Shops as a Marketing intern.

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In January, Erin Keiser, a WIMU alumna from the Class of 2018, returned to Utah State along with her husband and business partner, Stith Keiser, to discuss how they achieved success in business and veterinary medicine through unconventional means
Erin and Stith Keiser: Finding Your Own Path to Veterinary Success

Erin and Stith Keiser: Finding Your Own Path to Veterinary Success

In January, Erin Keiser, a WIMU alumna from the Class of 2018, returned to Utah State along with her husband and business partner, Stith Keiser, to discuss how they achieved success in business and veterinary medicine through unconventional means

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Utah State University will create a new College of Veterinary Medicine following a commitment by the Utah Legislature to provide significant ongoing state funding for what will be the first school of its kind in the state.
Utah Legislature Funds New College of Veterinary Medicine at USU

Utah Legislature Funds New College of Veterinary Medicine at USU

Utah State University will create a new College of Veterinary Medicine following a commitment by the Utah Legislature to provide significant ongoing state funding for what will be the first school of its kind in the state.

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For over 30 years, Custom Fit has helped Utah-owned businesses and individuals afford essential trainings. These trainings span from continuing education credits to OSHA, MSHA, and other industry-specific certifications.
Have You Heard of Custom Fit and STIT?

Have You Heard of Custom Fit and STIT?

For over 30 years, Custom Fit has helped Utah-owned businesses and individuals afford essential trainings. These trainings span from continuing education credits to OSHA, MSHA, and other industry-specific certifications.

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Annie Agle, Senior Director of Impact / Sustainability at Cotopaxi talks with OPDD students about the challenges designers face when balancing performance and sustainability, why Cotopaxi focuses on using remnant fabrics, and the opportunities to build a
Annie Agle Talks Sustainable Design & Operations at Cotopaxi

Annie Agle Talks Sustainable Design & Operations at Cotopaxi

Annie Agle, Senior Director of Impact / Sustainability at Cotopaxi talks with OPDD students about the challenges designers face when balancing performance and sustainability, why Cotopaxi focuses on using remnant fabrics, and the opportunities to build a ...

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Justin Deakin knew he wanted to pursue a career in the agricultural industry since a young age.
Seely-Hinckley Scholar Sustaining the Future of Agriculture

Seely-Hinckley Scholar Sustaining the Future of Agriculture

Justin Deakin knew he wanted to pursue a career in the agricultural industry since a young age.

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Benjamin Cummings, a Senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at ENVE Composites as a CAD Specialist.
Benjamin Cummings Accepts Full-Time Role at ENVE

Benjamin Cummings Accepts Full-Time Role at ENVE

Benjamin Cummings, a Senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at ENVE Composites as a CAD Specialist.

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Suture patterns, aseptic techniques, and anesthesia aren’t skills that can be humanely learned on the job, so veterinary medicine students need to practice the fundamentals of their craft before working with live patients.
Sutures and Snacks: Meet Melisa Bishop, SVM Program Coordinator

Sutures and Snacks: Meet Melisa Bishop, SVM Program Coordinator

Suture patterns, aseptic techniques, and anesthesia aren’t skills that can be humanely learned on the job, so veterinary medicine students need to practice the fundamentals of their craft before working with live patients.

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20 pictures that highlight the experiences of School of Veterinary Medicine students — both in and out of the classroom.
Images From the 2nd SVM Photo Contest

Images From the 2nd SVM Photo Contest

20 pictures that highlight the experiences of School of Veterinary Medicine students — both in and out of the classroom.

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A four year college of veterinary medicine at Utah State will be launching the first school of its kind in the state of Utah, thanks to the state newly appropriating $18 million in annual funding.
KUTV: Utah State Launches Four-Year Veterinary Medicine Program

KUTV: Utah State Launches Four-Year Veterinary Medicine Program

A four year college of veterinary medicine at Utah State will be launching the first school of its kind in the state of Utah, thanks to the state newly appropriating $18 million in annual funding.

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Clare Pavelka, Corporate Archivist for Red Wing Shoe Company / Vasque joins the History of Gear to talk about the origins of the Vasque archive, the intersection of brand and state / regional history, and her journey from stamp collector to brand archivis
History of Gear: Clare Pavelka / Red Wing Shoe Co. & Vasque

History of Gear: Clare Pavelka / Red Wing Shoe Co. & Vasque

Clare Pavelka, Corporate Archivist for Red Wing Shoe Company / Vasque joins the History of Gear to talk about the origins of the Vasque archive, the intersection of brand and state / regional history, and her journey from stamp collector to brand archivis...

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Garrett Davis, a junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at ULA as a Sustainability Production Coordinator.
Garrett Davis Accepts Sustainability Role at ULA

Garrett Davis Accepts Sustainability Role at ULA

Garrett Davis, a junior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at ULA as a Sustainability Production Coordinator.

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Utah State University will create a new College of Veterinary Medicine following a commitment by the Utah Legislature to provide significant ongoing state funding for what will be the first school of its kind in the state.
Utah Legislature Funds New College of Veterinary Medicine at USU

Utah Legislature Funds New College of Veterinary Medicine at USU

Utah State University will create a new College of Veterinary Medicine following a commitment by the Utah Legislature to provide significant ongoing state funding for what will be the first school of its kind in the state.

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Drew Eakins, North American Marketing Manager for Hestra Gloves, talks about how students can break into the industry, his role and many hats as a marketing manager, and his pathway into the outdoor industry.
Drew Eakins Shares Insights on the Role of a Marketing Manager

Drew Eakins Shares Insights on the Role of a Marketing Manager

Drew Eakins, North American Marketing Manager for Hestra Gloves, talks about how students can break into the industry, his role and many hats as a marketing manager, and his pathway into the outdoor industry.

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When you hear about genetically modified organisms, does your mind jump to the end of humanity as we know it? Then let’s start smaller with something like a Syrian hamster. The truth is humans have spent centuries shaping the traits of our foods (and pet
Editing the Course of Health

Editing the Course of Health

When you hear about genetically modified organisms, does your mind jump to the end of humanity as we know it? Then let’s start smaller with something like a Syrian hamster. The truth is humans have spent centuries shaping the traits of our foods (and pet...

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At its Mid-Winter Conference, the Utah Association for Career and Technical Education acknowledged Utah State University’s excellence in preparing outstanding teachers who provide their students with tools and opportunities to develop important technical
USU Agricultural Education Faculty Honored for Efforts in Career and Technical Education

USU Agricultural Education Faculty Honored for Efforts in Career and Technical Education

At its Mid-Winter Conference, the Utah Association for Career and Technical Education acknowledged Utah State University’s excellence in preparing outstanding teachers who provide their students with tools and opportunities to develop important technical ...

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Jacob Johnson, a senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at Vooray as a Product Designer.
Jacob Johnson Accepts Position at Vooray

Jacob Johnson Accepts Position at Vooray

Jacob Johnson, a senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at Vooray as a Product Designer.

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Six students from Butler Middle School recently got a taste of what it’s like to be Willy Wonka and Charlie Bucket — and, fortunately, nobody turned into a giant blueberry.
Butler Middle Student’s ‘Willy Wonka’ Project Results in Creation of Candy Bar

Butler Middle Student’s ‘Willy Wonka’ Project Results in Creation of Candy Bar

Six students from Butler Middle School recently got a taste of what it’s like to be Willy Wonka and Charlie Bucket — and, fortunately, nobody turned into a giant blueberry.

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Maple syrup. When you picture the maple trees whose sap creates everyone’s favorite pancake condiment, are box elders the first tree to come to mind? Probably not.
The Budding Maple Syrup Industry of the Intermountain West

The Budding Maple Syrup Industry of the Intermountain West

Maple syrup. When you picture the maple trees whose sap creates everyone’s favorite pancake condiment, are box elders the first tree to come to mind? Probably not.

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Hiking trails are still covered in snow, but that doesn’t mean dogs and humans alike can’t enjoy them. Winter hikes offer dogs and humans a chance for exercise and contact with the natural world. However, ensuring your canine companion is safe and happy i
Doctor's Orders: Trail Tips for Winter Hikes With Dogs

Doctor's Orders: Trail Tips for Winter Hikes With Dogs

Hiking trails are still covered in snow, but that doesn’t mean dogs and humans alike can’t enjoy them. Winter hikes offer dogs and humans a chance for exercise and contact with the natural world. However, ensuring your canine companion is safe and happy i...

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Gail Halvorsen, the Utah farm boy who became a hero in post-World War II Europe for fastening candy to handkerchiefs and dropping them from his U.S. Air Force cargo plane to the children of West Berlin, earning him the nickname the “Berlin Candy Bomber,”
Utah’s Gail Halvorsen, the ‘Berlin Candy Bomber,’ dies at 101

Utah’s Gail Halvorsen, the ‘Berlin Candy Bomber,’ dies at 101

Gail Halvorsen, the Utah farm boy who became a hero in post-World War II Europe for fastening candy to handkerchiefs and dropping them from his U.S. Air Force cargo plane to the children of West Berlin, earning him the nickname the “Berlin Candy Bomber,” ...

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The Veterinary Information Network (VIN) recently spoke with Dr. Dirk Vanderwall about Utah State University's proposal to open a four-year veterinary medicine college in 2024.
VIN: Utah State Aims to Expand Veterinary School Into 4-Year College

VIN: Utah State Aims to Expand Veterinary School Into 4-Year College

The Veterinary Information Network (VIN) recently spoke with Dr. Dirk Vanderwall about Utah State University's proposal to open a four-year veterinary medicine college in 2024.

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Cory Griffey, a senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at Under Armour as an Associate Designer. Griffey previously interned with Under Armour.
Cory Griffey Accepts Full-Time Design Position at Under Armour

Cory Griffey Accepts Full-Time Design Position at Under Armour

Cory Griffey, a senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at Under Armour as an Associate Designer. Griffey previously interned with Under Armour.

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The path to becoming a veterinarian is challenging, but it also comes with memories that last a lifetime. Students in Utah State University's School of Veterinary Medicine submitted almost 150 photos chronicling all aspects of their experience in their fi
Images From the 1st SVM Photo Contest

Images From the 1st SVM Photo Contest

The path to becoming a veterinarian is challenging, but it also comes with memories that last a lifetime. Students in Utah State University's School of Veterinary Medicine submitted almost 150 photos chronicling all aspects of their experience in their fi...

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Dawn Thao-Yang, Director of Global Product Design at Carhartt, spoke to first year students in OPDD about her journey from fast fashion to designing durable product for Carhartt. She talks about her role in creative leadership and making products that sol
Dawn Thao-Yang, Design Director at Carhartt Shares Insights with Students

Dawn Thao-Yang, Design Director at Carhartt Shares Insights with Students

Dawn Thao-Yang, Director of Global Product Design at Carhartt, spoke to first year students in OPDD about her journey from fast fashion to designing durable product for Carhartt. She talks about her role in creative leadership and making products that sol...

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The Utah Farm Bureau (UFB) selected USU’s proposal to develop a 4-year college of veterinary medicine as one of its three priority issues during the 2022 state legislative session.
Farm Bureau Lists Three Agriculture Issues for 2022

Farm Bureau Lists Three Agriculture Issues for 2022

The Utah Farm Bureau (UFB) selected USU’s proposal to develop a 4-year college of veterinary medicine as one of its three priority issues during the 2022 state legislative session.

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Rhett Robinson, a senior in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program accepted an internship with Trek Bicycles as a CAD Engineer Intern.
Rhett Robinson Accepts Internship at Trek

Rhett Robinson Accepts Internship at Trek

Rhett Robinson, a senior in the Outdoor Product Design & Development program accepted an internship with Trek Bicycles as a CAD Engineer Intern.

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Following a successful internship by Utah State University student Josie Sorensen, a German chocolate company has selected three additional USU students to complete internships at the Halloren Chocolate Factory in Halle, Germany.
German Chocolate Factory Hires More USU Food Science Interns

German Chocolate Factory Hires More USU Food Science Interns

Following a successful internship by Utah State University student Josie Sorensen, a German chocolate company has selected three additional USU students to complete internships at the Halloren Chocolate Factory in Halle, Germany.

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A marker buoy is grounded on the dried-up shore of Echo Reservoir at Echo State Park during a drought on Sept. 16, 2021. A new report led by USU suggests the West's drought appears to be the result of fewer storms and less about patterns that block storms
Are high-pressure ridges really to blame for the West's drying climate?

Are high-pressure ridges really to blame for the West's drying climate?

A marker buoy is grounded on the dried-up shore of Echo Reservoir at Echo State Park during a drought on Sept. 16, 2021. A new report led by USU suggests the West's drought appears to be the result of fewer storms and less about patterns that block storms...

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USU has long been involved in research growing plants in space labs such as the International Space Station. Recently a Ph.D. student was recognized for her research here on Earth that could help researchers design the ideal conditions for growing plants
USU Student Wins Award for Research That Could Help Plants Grow in Space

USU Student Wins Award for Research That Could Help Plants Grow in Space

USU has long been involved in research growing plants in space labs such as the International Space Station. Recently a Ph.D. student was recognized for her research here on Earth that could help researchers design the ideal conditions for growing plants ...

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It may have taken a pandemic to shed light on the importance of veterinary medicine. As more people worked from home or otherwise left the workforce as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, there was an explosion in the adoption of companion animals.
Utah State University making a case for its own College of Veterinary Medicine

Utah State University making a case for its own College of Veterinary Medicine

It may have taken a pandemic to shed light on the importance of veterinary medicine. As more people worked from home or otherwise left the workforce as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, there was an explosion in the adoption of companion animals.

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It may have taken a pandemic to shed light on the importance of veterinary medicine. As more people worked from home or otherwise left the workforce as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, there was an explosion in the adoption of companion animals.
Utah State University making a case for its own college of veterinary medicine

Utah State University making a case for its own college of veterinary medicine

It may have taken a pandemic to shed light on the importance of veterinary medicine. As more people worked from home or otherwise left the workforce as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, there was an explosion in the adoption of companion animals.

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Though she didn’t know it as she grew up playing in those fields of corn, one day she would be teaching the children of those farmers about how to be effective leaders, teammates and business leaders.
No Such Thing as Accidents: Rebecca Lawver's Inaugural Professor Lecture

No Such Thing as Accidents: Rebecca Lawver's Inaugural Professor Lecture

Though she didn’t know it as she grew up playing in those fields of corn, one day she would be teaching the children of those farmers about how to be effective leaders, teammates and business leaders.

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Paige Koch, a senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at Under Armour as a Creative / Design Intern.
Paige Koch Accepts Design Internship at Under Armour

Paige Koch Accepts Design Internship at Under Armour

Paige Koch, a senior in Outdoor Product Design & Development, accepted a position at Under Armour as a Creative / Design Intern.

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Students in OPDD's Design Thinking course worked with NASA Commercialization to identify opportunities to use NASA technology and materials to solve problems in the outdoor industry.
USU Students and NASA Bring Space Tech to the Outdoors

USU Students and NASA Bring Space Tech to the Outdoors

Students in OPDD's Design Thinking course worked with NASA Commercialization to identify opportunities to use NASA technology and materials to solve problems in the outdoor industry.

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KSL TV spoke with WIMU grad Dr. Lauren Michaud about how veterinary professionals are adapting to staff shortages in the wake of the COVID-19 omicron variant.
KSL TV: Vet Clinics Get Creative After COVID Callouts Leave Staffing Short

KSL TV: Vet Clinics Get Creative After COVID Callouts Leave Staffing Short

KSL TV spoke with WIMU grad Dr. Lauren Michaud about how veterinary professionals are adapting to staff shortages in the wake of the COVID-19 omicron variant.

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Attributing any specific instance of pollution to its source with scientific certainty, however, had proven difficult. Now, using the 2020 event as a starting place, an international team of researchers has developed a method for tracking the origins of a
Researchers Track Origins of Toxic Catastrophe in the Himalayas

Researchers Track Origins of Toxic Catastrophe in the Himalayas

Attributing any specific instance of pollution to its source with scientific certainty, however, had proven difficult. Now, using the 2020 event as a starting place, an international team of researchers has developed a method for tracking the origins of a...

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A new report from an international team of climate scientists suggests day-to-day weather system changes have played a big role in a period of generalized drying in the western United States — and the cause wasn’t an increase in high-pressure areas but ra
Scientists Find High Pressure Ridges Aren't the Main Players in the West's Drying Climate

Scientists Find High Pressure Ridges Aren't the Main Players in the West's Drying Climate

A new report from an international team of climate scientists suggests day-to-day weather system changes have played a big role in a period of generalized drying in the western United States — and the cause wasn’t an increase in high-pressure areas but ra...

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Winnie Mefford, a student who began the WIMU program at Utah State, shows her passion for animals and veterinary medicine through art at an exhibit at WSU's Animal Health Library. Read on to learn about her work and inspiration.
WSU Insider: Art in the Library Exhibit Features Digital Artwork of Third-Year Vet Student

WSU Insider: Art in the Library Exhibit Features Digital Artwork of Third-Year Vet Student

Winnie Mefford, a student who began the WIMU program at Utah State, shows her passion for animals and veterinary medicine through art at an exhibit at WSU's Animal Health Library. Read on to learn about her work and inspiration.

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There is a study that has become apocryphal across long-distance running communities. It tried to answer the most common question distance runners get from normal pedestrian people. “What do you think about when you are running?”
Running Like Jane

Running Like Jane

There is a study that has become apocryphal across long-distance running communities. It tried to answer the most common question distance runners get from normal pedestrian people. “What do you think about when you are running?”

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“So, you are here to get all the secrets?” Michael Pate, an associate professor of agricultural systems technology, sits at his desk, a guarded smile on his face.
Improving Your Chili Game

Improving Your Chili Game

“So, you are here to get all the secrets?” Michael Pate, an associate professor of agricultural systems technology, sits at his desk, a guarded smile on his face.

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Research focused on neurological impacts of the virus and the omicron variant
USU Scientists Contribute to Two Important COVID-19 Studies

USU Scientists Contribute to Two Important COVID-19 Studies

Research focused on neurological impacts of the virus and the omicron variant

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Nash Calvin accepted a role at Hyperlite Mountain Gear as a Technical Pattern Designer.
Nash Calvin Accepts Position at Hyperlite Mountain Gear

Nash Calvin Accepts Position at Hyperlite Mountain Gear

Nash Calvin accepted a role at Hyperlite Mountain Gear as a Technical Pattern Designer.

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Students in OPDD's Design Thinking course worked with NASA Commercialization to identify opportunities to use NASA technology and materials to solve problems in the outdoor industry.
USU Students and NASA Bring Space Tech to the Outdoors

USU Students and NASA Bring Space Tech to the Outdoors

Students in OPDD's Design Thinking course worked with NASA Commercialization to identify opportunities to use NASA technology and materials to solve problems in the outdoor industry.

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There are birthdays and then there are birthdays. The difference? How about the treats? In that regard, it may be hard to top (no pun intended) Utah State University’s Aggie Creamery. The popular place a.
KSL - USU Aggie Creamery celebrating 100 years of business

KSL - USU Aggie Creamery celebrating 100 years of business

There are birthdays and then there are birthdays. The difference? How about the treats? In that regard, it may be hard to top (no pun intended) Utah State University’s Aggie Creamery. The popular place a.

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The year 2022 marks 100 years of business for Utah State University’s Aggie Creamery. To celebrate the centennial, the creamery is hosting a series of events as well as in-store and online monthly giveaways with prizes from local businesses.
Aggie Ice Cream to Celebrate Centennial

Aggie Ice Cream to Celebrate Centennial

The year 2022 marks 100 years of business for Utah State University’s Aggie Creamery. To celebrate the centennial, the creamery is hosting a series of events as well as in-store and online monthly giveaways with prizes from local businesses.

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Maintaining mental health in a veterinary medicine program can be a challenge. On top of long hours, demanding courses, and school loans, the reality of working with animals in need of medical care often takes a heavy toll on students.
Amanda Willett Joins School of Veterinary Medicine as Wellness Director

Amanda Willett Joins School of Veterinary Medicine as Wellness Director

Maintaining mental health in a veterinary medicine program can be a challenge. On top of long hours, demanding courses, and school loans, the reality of working with animals in need of medical care often takes a heavy toll on students.

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Utah State University student Michael Clayton won the 64th American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians’ pathology slide seminar award for his presentation on the 2020 outbreak of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in farmed mink
Research on SARS-CoV-2 Outbreak Among Farmed Mink in Utah Earns Award for USU Doctoral Student

Research on SARS-CoV-2 Outbreak Among Farmed Mink in Utah Earns Award for USU Doctoral Student

Utah State University student Michael Clayton won the 64th American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians’ pathology slide seminar award for his presentation on the 2020 outbreak of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, in farmed mink ...

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Rakesh Kaundal's Contributions to Bioinformatics Push the Boundaries of Human Knowledge
USU Bioinformatics Expert Hopes Big Data Lab Will Revolutionize More Fields of Research

USU Bioinformatics Expert Hopes Big Data Lab Will Revolutionize More Fields of Research

Rakesh Kaundal's Contributions to Bioinformatics Push the Boundaries of Human Knowledge

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The Aggie Creamery, the makers of famous Aggie Ice Cream, is celebrating quite a milestone this year – 100 years. Aggie Ice Cream is unique in that it’s a food product that people love that is born out of university scientific research.
2022 is the centennial for a famous and creamy Utah State dairy product

2022 is the centennial for a famous and creamy Utah State dairy product

The Aggie Creamery, the makers of famous Aggie Ice Cream, is celebrating quite a milestone this year – 100 years. Aggie Ice Cream is unique in that it’s a food product that people love that is born out of university scientific research.

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While many people think of their pets as part of the family, human-animal bonds can sometimes be viewed as less meaningful than other relationships. Playing with a dog or cat is fun, but it’s not usually considered to be a serious activity.
What Animals Can Teach Us

What Animals Can Teach Us

While many people think of their pets as part of the family, human-animal bonds can sometimes be viewed as less meaningful than other relationships. Playing with a dog or cat is fun, but it’s not usually considered to be a serious activity.

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"These are not Republican issues or Democrat issues, these are human issues and they are certainly Western issues," the governor said while standing in a room full of Utah State University researchers at the Gallivan Center on Tuesday.
Drought, wildfires, pollution: How should Utah tackle its biggest problems? Using ‘evidence,’ Gov. Cox says

Drought, wildfires, pollution: How should Utah tackle its biggest problems? Using ‘evidence,’ Gov. Cox says

"These are not Republican issues or Democrat issues, these are human issues and they are certainly Western issues," the governor said while standing in a room full of Utah State University researchers at the Gallivan Center on Tuesday.

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Leander Angerer, Creative and Founder behind Racing Atelier, talks about blending synthetic and natural materials to create beautiful and functional handmade packs in Bavaria.
Blending Natural and Synthetic, a Conversation with Leander Angerer

Blending Natural and Synthetic, a Conversation with Leander Angerer

Leander Angerer, Creative and Founder behind Racing Atelier, talks about blending synthetic and natural materials to create beautiful and functional handmade packs in Bavaria.

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Damon Morris, formerly the Senior Development at Manager at The North Face (now VP Outdoor at K2) spoke to OPDD students about the role of a product manager in bringing product to market and how instrumental design, development, and management are to maki
Damon Morris on Product Management at The North Face

Damon Morris on Product Management at The North Face

Damon Morris, formerly the Senior Development at Manager at The North Face (now VP Outdoor at K2) spoke to OPDD students about the role of a product manager in bringing product to market and how instrumental design, development, and management are to maki...

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The Utah State University Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences hosted the USU Academic Quadrathlon for undergraduate students to compete in a two-day event on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.
Utah State University Students Compete in USU Academic Quadrathlon

Utah State University Students Compete in USU Academic Quadrathlon

The Utah State University Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences hosted the USU Academic Quadrathlon for undergraduate students to compete in a two-day event on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.

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Recent graduate and Product Design at Orvis, Natalie Cullum, was recently recognized by Polartec and awarded their Apex Award for her work on the Orvis PRO Sun Hoodie.
Graduate Wins Polartec Apex Award for Design

Graduate Wins Polartec Apex Award for Design

Recent graduate and Product Design at Orvis, Natalie Cullum, was recently recognized by Polartec and awarded their Apex Award for her work on the Orvis PRO Sun Hoodie.

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From veterinary science to equine-assisted therapies, the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center offers invaluable experience for anyone pursuing a career with horses.
Discover the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center

Discover the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center

From veterinary science to equine-assisted therapies, the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center offers invaluable experience for anyone pursuing a career with horses.

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New instructors Jeremiah Garcia and Jake Clement bring unique skills and expertise to the welding program at Utah State University Eastern.
USU Eastern Welding Program Welcomes Two New Instructors

USU Eastern Welding Program Welcomes Two New Instructors

New instructors Jeremiah Garcia and Jake Clement bring unique skills and expertise to the welding program at Utah State University Eastern.

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From veterinary science to equine-assisted therapies, the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center offers invaluable experience for anyone pursuing a career with horses.
Discover the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center

Discover the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center

From veterinary science to equine-assisted therapies, the Sam Skaggs Family Equine Education Center offers invaluable experience for anyone pursuing a career with horses.

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The gap between a student learning about veterinary medicine and an actual veterinarian who diagnoses and treats animals can be daunting. Lectures, textbooks, and even demonstrations are one thing, but using the knowledge from those sources to save an ani
Diagnostic Challenges: Putting Vet Med Students to the Test

Diagnostic Challenges: Putting Vet Med Students to the Test

The gap between a student learning about veterinary medicine and an actual veterinarian who diagnoses and treats animals can be daunting. Lectures, textbooks, and even demonstrations are one thing, but using the knowledge from those sources to save an ani...

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Todd Kohlman, corporate archivist at Burton, shares his pathway into working in product archives, the origins of the collection, and how historic materials are used by the Burton team.
History of Gear: Todd Kohlman / Burton Archivist

History of Gear: Todd Kohlman / Burton Archivist

Todd Kohlman, corporate archivist at Burton, shares his pathway into working in product archives, the origins of the collection, and how historic materials are used by the Burton team.

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Black is leading a team of researchers from USU and Michigan State — each representing the country’s two largest tart cherry producing states — to use the nearly $2 million grant to study more efficient crop management techniques.
Utah State researchers get close to $2 million to study state’s largest fruit crop

Utah State researchers get close to $2 million to study state’s largest fruit crop

Black is leading a team of researchers from USU and Michigan State — each representing the country’s two largest tart cherry producing states — to use the nearly $2 million grant to study more efficient crop management techniques.

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Holiday travel can be stressful — even for the four-legged members of the family. But with some planning ahead and consideration of an animal’s needs and temperament, a road trip with your pet doesn’t have to be a dreaded drive.
WSU Insider: Road Trips With Pets

WSU Insider: Road Trips With Pets

Holiday travel can be stressful — even for the four-legged members of the family. But with some planning ahead and consideration of an animal’s needs and temperament, a road trip with your pet doesn’t have to be a dreaded drive.

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Rugged Thread is a part of a growing movement of repair in the outdoor industry. Josie Kinney, Director of Business Development, talks about the future of repair, the financial and sustainability benefits to offering these services, as well as the growing
Repair and ReCommerce

Repair and ReCommerce

Rugged Thread is a part of a growing movement of repair in the outdoor industry. Josie Kinney, Director of Business Development, talks about the future of repair, the financial and sustainability benefits to offering these services, as well as the growing...

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Utah State University notable alum and donor, Ardeshir Zahedi, died on November 18 in Switzerland. He was 93. Globally celebrated as a lifelong champion of world peace and understanding, Zahedi shaped more than three decades of geopolitical history.
Notable Alum Ardeshir Zahedi Remembered for Service to his Country and Love of USU

Notable Alum Ardeshir Zahedi Remembered for Service to his Country and Love of USU

Utah State University notable alum and donor, Ardeshir Zahedi, died on November 18 in Switzerland. He was 93. Globally celebrated as a lifelong champion of world peace and understanding, Zahedi shaped more than three decades of geopolitical history.

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Which Aggie ice cream flavor would you be based on your astrological sign?

Which Aggie ice cream flavor would you be based on your astrological sign?

Figure out what ice cream flavor you are based off of your astrological sign!

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Beyond her own curiosity about the natural world, Utah State University professor Abby Benninghoff owes her career path choice to her mother’s insightful questions, and to a jellyfish.
Professor Abby Benninghoff on Becoming a Scientist and Her Close Encounter with a Jellyfish

Professor Abby Benninghoff on Becoming a Scientist and Her Close Encounter with a Jellyfish

Beyond her own curiosity about the natural world, Utah State University professor Abby Benninghoff owes her career path choice to her mother’s insightful questions, and to a jellyfish.

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The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently made an official declaration regarding the emergence of a second La Niña winter, meaning widespread cooling in the Pacific Ocean which impacts weather patterns far beyond its shores.
Utah Climate Center Winter Outlook Says More Precipitation in the North but Deepening Drought Likely

Utah Climate Center Winter Outlook Says More Precipitation in the North but Deepening Drought Likely

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration recently made an official declaration regarding the emergence of a second La Niña winter, meaning widespread cooling in the Pacific Ocean which impacts weather patterns far beyond its shores.

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For two USU dietetics students anxious to share important knowledge about food, launching a nonprofit organization in a country like India the summer after graduation, seemed like a dream they might realize ten years into the future.
From Graduation to Rural India – A Dietitian’s Dream

From Graduation to Rural India – A Dietitian’s Dream

For two USU dietetics students anxious to share important knowledge about food, launching a nonprofit organization in a country like India the summer after graduation, seemed like a dream they might realize ten years into the future.

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Carbon County’s mountain ranges and strong winds kick up from all directions to often challenge the most experienced pilots.
Carbon County Airport Plays Host to National Intercollegiate Competition

Carbon County Airport Plays Host to National Intercollegiate Competition

Carbon County’s mountain ranges and strong winds kick up from all directions to often challenge the most experienced pilots.

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Utah State University’s Aggie Chocolate Factory has announced a new collaboration with Twenty Degrees, a cocoa bean supplier that sources beans from around the world.
USU Aggie Chocolate Factory Works With World’s Best Cocoa Bean Supplier

USU Aggie Chocolate Factory Works With World’s Best Cocoa Bean Supplier

Utah State University’s Aggie Chocolate Factory has announced a new collaboration with Twenty Degrees, a cocoa bean supplier that sources beans from around the world.

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After two years of construction, a brand-new house built by students in the Utah State University construction technology and management program is nearly ready for sale.
USU Blanding Students Build House, Skills, and Confidence through Construction Certificate Program

USU Blanding Students Build House, Skills, and Confidence through Construction Certificate Program

After two years of construction, a brand-new house built by students in the Utah State University construction technology and management program is nearly ready for sale.

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The CAAS is pleased to announce that 58 students were recognized at an “A” Pin recognition event in October, a record number in the college for a single award cycle.
“A” Pins Awarded to Outstanding CAAS Scholars

“A” Pins Awarded to Outstanding CAAS Scholars

The CAAS is pleased to announce that 58 students were recognized at an “A” Pin recognition event in October, a record number in the college for a single award cycle.

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A group of students seeking a new perspective on ranching created a record turnout for Utah State University’s annual Sheep Day trip to Evanston, WY, organized by the Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences.
Record Number of Students Attend Utah State University Sheep Day

Record Number of Students Attend Utah State University Sheep Day

A group of students seeking a new perspective on ranching created a record turnout for Utah State University’s annual Sheep Day trip to Evanston, WY, organized by the Department of Animal, Dairy, and Veterinary Sciences.

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Three students from the Utah State Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (Utah State ACT) chapter attended the Ag Media Summit in Kansas City, Mo., where the chapter and some individual members received awards from the National Agricultural Communicators
Utah State Agricultural Communication Students Earn Awards at Ag Media Summit

Utah State Agricultural Communication Students Earn Awards at Ag Media Summit

Three students from the Utah State Agricultural Communicators of Tomorrow (Utah State ACT) chapter attended the Ag Media Summit in Kansas City, Mo., where the chapter and some individual members received awards from the National Agricultural Communicators...

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New Balance Product Manager, David Gibson, spoke to OPDD students in their first year about his experience as a product manager as well as the distinct roles of a designer and developer and how all three work together to bring product to market.
David Gibson Talks Product Management at New Balance

David Gibson Talks Product Management at New Balance

New Balance Product Manager, David Gibson, spoke to OPDD students in their first year about his experience as a product manager as well as the distinct roles of a designer and developer and how all three work together to bring product to market.

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Ashlee Buist knew that earning her Doctor of Veterinary Science through Utah State and the WIMU Regional Program would be tough. She already had a bachelor’s degree in animal, dairy, and veterinary science from the university, and she was even from nearby
Student Profile: Ashlee Buist

Student Profile: Ashlee Buist

Ashlee Buist knew that earning her Doctor of Veterinary Science through Utah State and the WIMU Regional Program would be tough. She already had a bachelor’s degree in animal, dairy, and veterinary science from the university, and she was even from nearby...

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"There's already a nationwide shortage before the pandemic, and now the caseload has doubled and the resources have dwindled until the demand is quite high," said Dr. Shawn Zimmerman, an ADVS assistant professor at USU.
Front-line fatigue: Pandemic pressures pouncing on taxed veterinarians

Front-line fatigue: Pandemic pressures pouncing on taxed veterinarians

"There's already a nationwide shortage before the pandemic, and now the caseload has doubled and the resources have dwindled until the demand is quite high," said Dr. Shawn Zimmerman, an ADVS assistant professor at USU.

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You put your foot in the stirrup, hoisting yourself onto the tall horse. Your heart races with adrenaline as you get going. The feeling of freedom setting in.
Aggie Equestrians Find Freedom in Competition

Aggie Equestrians Find Freedom in Competition

You put your foot in the stirrup, hoisting yourself onto the tall horse. Your heart races with adrenaline as you get going. The feeling of freedom setting in.

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Students from Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine put their skills to the test on October 9. Under the guidance of local veterinarians, the students administered vaccines, performed exams, and created medical records for their own pet ca
Preventative Health Clinic Pairs USU Students With Local Vets for Firsthand Experience

Preventative Health Clinic Pairs USU Students With Local Vets for Firsthand Experience

Students from Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine put their skills to the test on October 9. Under the guidance of local veterinarians, the students administered vaccines, performed exams, and created medical records for their own pet ca...

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A multidisciplinary team of researchers at Utah State University and Michigan State University have been awarded $1.97 million over 4 years from the United States Department of Agriculture to study more efficient ways of managing this major crop.
Researchers at USU awarded $1.97 Million to Study Important Utah Fruit Crop

Researchers at USU awarded $1.97 Million to Study Important Utah Fruit Crop

A multidisciplinary team of researchers at Utah State University and Michigan State University have been awarded $1.97 million over 4 years from the United States Department of Agriculture to study more efficient ways of managing this major crop.

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“In the next three to five years, Price will be the drone headquarters of Utah,” says Shawn “BW” Barstow, lecturer of Aviation Technology at Utah State University Eastern.
Drone headquarters of Utah

Drone headquarters of Utah

“In the next three to five years, Price will be the drone headquarters of Utah,” says Shawn “BW” Barstow, lecturer of Aviation Technology at Utah State University Eastern.

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MyMedic, a Utah-based medical company sponsored a Design Sprint with OPDD students to explore the future of first aid and recovery.
MyMedic Design Sprint

MyMedic Design Sprint

MyMedic, a Utah-based medical company sponsored a Design Sprint with OPDD students to explore the future of first aid and recovery.

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They say that you can’t have your cake and eat it too—but what about beef? Is it possible to graze cattle while maintaining healthy rangelands; to cut harmful methane gases produced by cows while keeping ranches economically sound?
Beef Going Green: Major New Grant Supports Strategies for Sustainable Grazing

Beef Going Green: Major New Grant Supports Strategies for Sustainable Grazing

They say that you can’t have your cake and eat it too—but what about beef? Is it possible to graze cattle while maintaining healthy rangelands; to cut harmful methane gases produced by cows while keeping ranches economically sound?

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Finding Scott Hexum’s office in the Veterinary Science and Biology Building is an adventure. Not only is Room 210 nowhere near Room 209, but visitors need to enter what looks like a storage room before descending down a small number of stairs to get there
Master of Bone and Beetle: Vet School Anatomist Prepares a Menagerie of Teaching Tools

Master of Bone and Beetle: Vet School Anatomist Prepares a Menagerie of Teaching Tools

Finding Scott Hexum’s office in the Veterinary Science and Biology Building is an adventure. Not only is Room 210 nowhere near Room 209, but visitors need to enter what looks like a storage room before descending down a small number of stairs to get there...

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The word “agriculture” usually brings to mind crops and animals, but it’s the people working in agriculture who feed the world.
Michael Pate Leads International Society for Agricultural Safety and Health

Michael Pate Leads International Society for Agricultural Safety and Health

The word “agriculture” usually brings to mind crops and animals, but it’s the people working in agriculture who feed the world.

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Holly Roberge and Stephanie Schaff, Senior Archive Specialists at Reebok join the History of Gear to talk about their entry into the world of archiving, their day to day roles, and the importance of archival work within Reebok.
History of Gear: Holly Roberge / Stephanie Schaff - Senior Archivists at Reebok

History of Gear: Holly Roberge / Stephanie Schaff - Senior Archivists at Reebok

Holly Roberge and Stephanie Schaff, Senior Archive Specialists at Reebok join the History of Gear to talk about their entry into the world of archiving, their day to day roles, and the importance of archival work within Reebok.

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The Veterinary Law and Ethics Club hosted Dr. Kerry Rood for a presentation on encountering animal negligence, abuse, and hoarding. Students learned about the limits on their authority as veterinarians and heard a firsthand account of navigating an animal
Students Host Presentation on Animal Neglect and Hoarding

Students Host Presentation on Animal Neglect and Hoarding

The Veterinary Law and Ethics Club hosted Dr. Kerry Rood for a presentation on encountering animal negligence, abuse, and hoarding. Students learned about the limits on their authority as veterinarians and heard a firsthand account of navigating an animal...

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USU’s Aggie Chocolate Factory is proud to announce a new collaboration with Twenty Degrees, a sustainable cocoa bean supplier that sources beans from around the world.
Aggie Chocolate Factory Announces a New Single-Source Premium Chocolate

Aggie Chocolate Factory Announces a New Single-Source Premium Chocolate

USU’s Aggie Chocolate Factory is proud to announce a new collaboration with Twenty Degrees, a sustainable cocoa bean supplier that sources beans from around the world.

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Maddie Anzovino, Fabric & Product Development Manager at Backcountry, spoke to OPDD students in the Intro to Product Creation course to talk about the importance of sustainability and the role of product designers, developers, and product managers in crea
Maddie Anzovino Talks Sustainability in Product Creation

Maddie Anzovino Talks Sustainability in Product Creation

Maddie Anzovino, Fabric & Product Development Manager at Backcountry, spoke to OPDD students in the Intro to Product Creation course to talk about the importance of sustainability and the role of product designers, developers, and product managers in crea...

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Most successful home gardeners begin with a plan. Few, however, go to the lengths of planning that plant science Professor Bruce Bugbee and his wife Diana West commit to each year that transforms part of their yard into a themed garden.
Flowers and Friends Make This Garden Grow

Flowers and Friends Make This Garden Grow

Most successful home gardeners begin with a plan. Few, however, go to the lengths of planning that plant science Professor Bruce Bugbee and his wife Diana West commit to each year that transforms part of their yard into a themed garden.

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A new irrigation study is underway at the Southern Utah University farm in Cedar City to determine how much water is needed to optimally grow crops. Utah State University Assistant Professor of Agriculture Matt Yost explains early findings in the study.
USU Irrigation Study in Cedar City Reducing Water Without Reducing Crops

USU Irrigation Study in Cedar City Reducing Water Without Reducing Crops

A new irrigation study is underway at the Southern Utah University farm in Cedar City to determine how much water is needed to optimally grow crops. Utah State University Assistant Professor of Agriculture Matt Yost explains early findings in the study.

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The Outdoor Recreation Archive (USU Special Collections & Archives) and Range partnered to host the first ever Outdoor History Summit on September 15, 2021.
Outdoor History Summit Roundup

Outdoor History Summit Roundup

The Outdoor Recreation Archive (USU Special Collections & Archives) and Range partnered to host the first ever Outdoor History Summit on September 15, 2021.

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Matt Yost, Assistant Professor at USU talks about why he became interested in his field of study, how Utah performs with small and large-scale agriculture, what crops are affected with extreme drought and how producers are dealing with it, and more.
IN FOCUS Discussion: September’s climate change conversation

IN FOCUS Discussion: September’s climate change conversation

Matt Yost, Assistant Professor at USU talks about why he became interested in his field of study, how Utah performs with small and large-scale agriculture, what crops are affected with extreme drought and how producers are dealing with it, and more.

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Josie Sorensen, a senior in the Food Science program and Utah native, scored a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity this summer. Sorensen was awarded a 10-week internship at Delitzscher Chocolate Factor in Delitzsch, Germany.
USU Senior Awarded Internship at German Chocolate Factory

USU Senior Awarded Internship at German Chocolate Factory

Josie Sorensen, a senior in the Food Science program and Utah native, scored a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity this summer. Sorensen was awarded a 10-week internship at Delitzscher Chocolate Factor in Delitzsch, Germany.

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Utah State University Eastern is excited to announce a Strategic Workforce Initiative (SWI) in Rural Technology, a concurrent enrollment program for high school juniors and seniors at Carbon High School and Pinnacle Canyon Academy.
USU Eastern Introduces Technology Skills Partnership Program for Local High Schools

USU Eastern Introduces Technology Skills Partnership Program for Local High Schools

Utah State University Eastern is excited to announce a Strategic Workforce Initiative (SWI) in Rural Technology, a concurrent enrollment program for high school juniors and seniors at Carbon High School and Pinnacle Canyon Academy.

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Youping Sun of the Plants, Soils, and Climate Department, has recently been awarded $500,000 in grant funds for a project dedicated to "Developing a Maple Syrup Industry for the Interior West Through Extension and Research".
Newly Awarded Maple Syrup Research Grant

Newly Awarded Maple Syrup Research Grant

Youping Sun of the Plants, Soils, and Climate Department, has recently been awarded $500,000 in grant funds for a project dedicated to "Developing a Maple Syrup Industry for the Interior West Through Extension and Research".

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The dominant force driving wildfires in California for hundreds of years may no longer be the key factor in the frequency or severity of these blazes.
New Research Suggests California's Wildfires Cycle has Been Superseded by Global Warming

New Research Suggests California's Wildfires Cycle has Been Superseded by Global Warming

The dominant force driving wildfires in California for hundreds of years may no longer be the key factor in the frequency or severity of these blazes.

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Shelby Morse was named the 2021 Utah State Student Employee of the Year for her work in the Student Services and has now also been recognized as Utah’s State Winner of the Western Association of Student Employment Administrator’s.
Student Employee Recognized by Western Association of Student Employment Administrators

Student Employee Recognized by Western Association of Student Employment Administrators

Shelby Morse was named the 2021 Utah State Student Employee of the Year for her work in the Student Services and has now also been recognized as Utah’s State Winner of the Western Association of Student Employment Administrator’s.

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A new certificate program that gives students a foundation of basic small business skills in accounting, management and economic analysis has been approved in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences’ Department of Applied Economics (APEC).
New Certificate Program for Aspiring Small Business Managers

New Certificate Program for Aspiring Small Business Managers

A new certificate program that gives students a foundation of basic small business skills in accounting, management and economic analysis has been approved in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences’ Department of Applied Economics (APEC).

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USU Blanding’s technical education program is excited to offer Google Career Certificates that prepare people for entry-level positions in data analytics, project management, user experience design, and introductory and advanced IT support.
USU Blanding Offers Google Career Certificates

USU Blanding Offers Google Career Certificates

USU Blanding’s technical education program is excited to offer Google Career Certificates that prepare people for entry-level positions in data analytics, project management, user experience design, and introductory and advanced IT support.

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Organized by the Aggie Drone Academy, the USU Eastern Drone Camps offer 40 grade school students three activity-filled days where they learn about drones and the principles of flight.
Local Youth Take to the Skies with USU Eastern Drone Camps

Local Youth Take to the Skies with USU Eastern Drone Camps

Organized by the Aggie Drone Academy, the USU Eastern Drone Camps offer 40 grade school students three activity-filled days where they learn about drones and the principles of flight.

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Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences is pleased to announce that USU Eastern’s surgical technology program recently received accreditation from the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education in Schools.
Surgical Technology Program at USU Eastern Receives Accreditation

Surgical Technology Program at USU Eastern Receives Accreditation

Utah State University’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences is pleased to announce that USU Eastern’s surgical technology program recently received accreditation from the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education in Schools.

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Demonstrating enthusiasm for teaching and learning and a willingness to innovate during a pandemic-altered semester earned Bailey Johnson recognition as the Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Fellow in CAAS for the 2020-21 academic year.
Landscape Architecture Student Named Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Fellow

Landscape Architecture Student Named Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Fellow

Demonstrating enthusiasm for teaching and learning and a willingness to innovate during a pandemic-altered semester earned Bailey Johnson recognition as the Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Fellow in CAAS for the 2020-21 academic year.

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Before the Farmers Feeding Utah Distribution Event had even begun, students were already lining up on the east end of the Quad to receive free ground beef and corn produced by local farmers.
Farmers Feeding Utah Connects Local Producers with Students in Need

Farmers Feeding Utah Connects Local Producers with Students in Need

Before the Farmers Feeding Utah Distribution Event had even begun, students were already lining up on the east end of the Quad to receive free ground beef and corn produced by local farmers.

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Utah State University Food Science Club members Annalisa Jones, Melissa Marsh and Weston Christensen won first place and $5,000 in the 2021 Ocean Spray Student Product Development Competition.
USU Food Science Club Students Win $5,000 With Cranberry Hot Sauces

USU Food Science Club Students Win $5,000 With Cranberry Hot Sauces

Utah State University Food Science Club members Annalisa Jones, Melissa Marsh and Weston Christensen won first place and $5,000 in the 2021 Ocean Spray Student Product Development Competition.

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It’s that time of year when fall, football, and food reign supreme. USU CAAS is excited to host the annual Utah Agricultural Products Barbecue following the USU vs. Boise State University football game Sept. 25, from 1 – 3 p.m. at Craig Aston Park (1350 N
College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Celebrates with Scholarships and Tasty Treats

College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences Celebrates with Scholarships and Tasty Treats

It’s that time of year when fall, football, and food reign supreme. USU CAAS is excited to host the annual Utah Agricultural Products Barbecue following the USU vs. Boise State University football game Sept. 25, from 1 – 3 p.m. at Craig Aston Park (1350 N...

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Don Mendel with Desert Wings RC Club visited the Carbon County Commissioners on Wednesday evening to give a brief presentation on upcoming events.
Desert Wings RC Club to Host Upcoming Fun Fly Events

Desert Wings RC Club to Host Upcoming Fun Fly Events

Don Mendel with Desert Wings RC Club visited the Carbon County Commissioners on Wednesday evening to give a brief presentation on upcoming events.

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This video showcases LAEP student Kyle Young's submission for his final project for his advanced geospatial analysis class at Utah State University while pursuing a degree in Landscape architecture.
Virtual Roller Coasters on Old Main - Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

Virtual Roller Coasters on Old Main - Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning

This video showcases LAEP student Kyle Young's submission for his final project for his advanced geospatial analysis class at Utah State University while pursuing a degree in Landscape architecture.

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Utah State University's Connections program is in the second year of offering a year-long faculty mentorship to students. Hear from a Connections faculty, and a student from last year’s program, on how they felt it went, and how they were impacted.
Faculty Mentor: USU Connections in Second Year Offering Faculty Mentorship to Students

Faculty Mentor: USU Connections in Second Year Offering Faculty Mentorship to Students

Utah State University's Connections program is in the second year of offering a year-long faculty mentorship to students. Hear from a Connections faculty, and a student from last year’s program, on how they felt it went, and how they were impacted.

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The 10th class of Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine has arrived at USU. After a week of orientation activities and receiving their white lab coats in a ceremony on August 19, the 30 incoming students are ready to begin the challenge
10th Veterinary Medicine Class Forms Bonds and Prepares for New Challenges

10th Veterinary Medicine Class Forms Bonds and Prepares for New Challenges

The 10th class of Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine has arrived at USU. After a week of orientation activities and receiving their white lab coats in a ceremony on August 19, the 30 incoming students are ready to begin the challenge

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The 10th class of Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine has arrived at USU. After a week of orientation activities and receiving their white lab coats in a ceremony on August 19, the 30 incoming students are ready to begin the challenge of
10th Veterinary Medicine Class Forms Bonds and Prepares for New Challenges

10th Veterinary Medicine Class Forms Bonds and Prepares for New Challenges

The 10th class of Utah State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine has arrived at USU. After a week of orientation activities and receiving their white lab coats in a ceremony on August 19, the 30 incoming students are ready to begin the challenge of...

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The college’s expanded transformation embraces career and technical education (CTE) to meet workforce needs, provide inclusive access, and impact economic development in Utah, especially rural communities.
Career and Technical Education – It’s a Whole New Day in CAAS

Career and Technical Education – It’s a Whole New Day in CAAS

The college’s expanded transformation embraces career and technical education (CTE) to meet workforce needs, provide inclusive access, and impact economic development in Utah, especially rural communities.

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The Department of Applied Sciences, Technology and Education (ASTE) is pleased to announce that lecturer Michelle Burrows has been named a recipient of the NACTA Graduate Student Teaching Award.
National Graduate Student Teaching Award Presented to ASTE's Michelle Burrows

National Graduate Student Teaching Award Presented to ASTE's Michelle Burrows

The Department of Applied Sciences, Technology and Education (ASTE) is pleased to announce that lecturer Michelle Burrows has been named a recipient of the NACTA Graduate Student Teaching Award.

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(Blanding, UT) – In late July, the Utah State University Blanding campus welcomed students from American Indian Services (AIS). The day included a tour of the campus along with several presentations from campus representatives.
American Indian Services Participates in STEM Tour Visit to USU Blanding

American Indian Services Participates in STEM Tour Visit to USU Blanding

(Blanding, UT) – In late July, the Utah State University Blanding campus welcomed students from American Indian Services (AIS). The day included a tour of the campus along with several presentations from campus representatives.

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Blanding, UT - The Utah State University Blanding campus has received a USDA Rural Business Development Grant to strengthen local businesses and artisans in San Juan County. The program will offer 15 free business development packages and begins August 1.
USU Blanding Introduces Training, Development Program for Local Businesses

USU Blanding Introduces Training, Development Program for Local Businesses

Blanding, UT - The Utah State University Blanding campus has received a USDA Rural Business Development Grant to strengthen local businesses and artisans in San Juan County. The program will offer 15 free business development packages and begins August 1....

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Colin Berg, Brand Historian for Eddie Bauer joins the History of Gear to talk about how the 100-year-old brand has led the way preserving it’s history, the power of archives to brand authenticity and the opportunity for brands to work together to preserve
History of Gear: Colin Berg, Brand Historian at Eddie Bauer

History of Gear: Colin Berg, Brand Historian at Eddie Bauer

Colin Berg, Brand Historian for Eddie Bauer joins the History of Gear to talk about how the 100-year-old brand has led the way preserving it’s history, the power of archives to brand authenticity and the opportunity for brands to work together to preserve...

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As a graduate student in 2016, Wytsalucy set out into the Navajo reservation with her father and two Utah State University horticulture professors. The goal was to track down, record, and collect seeds from the ancestral peach trees in the area.
Meet the Woman Restoring Native American Peaches to the Southwest

Meet the Woman Restoring Native American Peaches to the Southwest

As a graduate student in 2016, Wytsalucy set out into the Navajo reservation with her father and two Utah State University horticulture professors. The goal was to track down, record, and collect seeds from the ancestral peach trees in the area.

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Like all built landscapes, they are physical manifestations of the attitudes, perceptions, and values of the people who create them. The problem is that often the creators don’t fully consider how people who are different from themselves might want to use
A Space For Everyone

A Space For Everyone

Like all built landscapes, they are physical manifestations of the attitudes, perceptions, and values of the people who create them. The problem is that often the creators don’t fully consider how people who are different from themselves might want to use...

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Evie Moe, formerly the VP of Design at Cotopaxi, spoke to OPDD students on Instagram Live in 2020. Moe is now the Senior Director of Apparel at Hoka, but the discussion about how to be creative remains timeless and valuable.
Evie Moe / Former VP Design at Cotopaxi

Evie Moe / Former VP Design at Cotopaxi

Evie Moe, formerly the VP of Design at Cotopaxi, spoke to OPDD students on Instagram Live in 2020. Moe is now the Senior Director of Apparel at Hoka, but the discussion about how to be creative remains timeless and valuable.

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Since June 2020, Utah State University President Noelle Cockett has chaired a national task force of experts charged with evaluating the framework the Food and Drug administration uses for approving and monitoring gene-edited farm animals.
USU President Chairs National Task Force

USU President Chairs National Task Force

Since June 2020, Utah State University President Noelle Cockett has chaired a national task force of experts charged with evaluating the framework the Food and Drug administration uses for approving and monitoring gene-edited farm animals.

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A research team consisting of USU faculty members and others received the 5-year grant of $311,000 per year from the NIH to study how male mouse diets affect the health of their offspring.
NIH Funds USU Researchers' Work on Fathers' Nutrition and Children's Health

NIH Funds USU Researchers' Work on Fathers' Nutrition and Children's Health

A research team consisting of USU faculty members and others received the 5-year grant of $311,000 per year from the NIH to study how male mouse diets affect the health of their offspring.

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Tami Spackman and Dawnetta Mahnken, USU's Advisor of the Year Winners.
USU Names Advisors of the Year for 2021

USU Names Advisors of the Year for 2021

Tami Spackman and Dawnetta Mahnken, USU's Advisor of the Year Winners.

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Melissa Marsh, a graduate student pursuing her doctorate in food science, recently received the Thomas H. Smouse Memorial Fellowship from American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS).
Food Science Student Receives American Oil Chemists' Society Fellowship

Food Science Student Receives American Oil Chemists' Society Fellowship

Melissa Marsh, a graduate student pursuing her doctorate in food science, recently received the Thomas H. Smouse Memorial Fellowship from American Oil Chemists' Society (AOCS).

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Utah State University Eastern’s welding fabrication team won the national title for college teams in the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference for the third consecutive year.
USU Eastern Welding Fabrication Team Wins National Competition

USU Eastern Welding Fabrication Team Wins National Competition

Utah State University Eastern’s welding fabrication team won the national title for college teams in the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference for the third consecutive year.

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Tom Williams here with the Utah State University President Noelle Cockett with our weekly conversation here at UPR.
Aug. 4 Interview With USU Pres. Noelle Cockett

Aug. 4 Interview With USU Pres. Noelle Cockett

Tom Williams here with the Utah State University President Noelle Cockett with our weekly conversation here at UPR.

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You’ve probably seen them, especially if you’ve spent much time in the outdoors in the past few years: Large, 4-wheel-drive vans, often white, but sprouting all sorts of mods like custom suspension and tires...
Adventure Van Expo setting up camp at Cache Fairgrounds this weekend

Adventure Van Expo setting up camp at Cache Fairgrounds this weekend

You’ve probably seen them, especially if you’ve spent much time in the outdoors in the past few years: Large, 4-wheel-drive vans, often white, but sprouting all sorts of mods like custom suspension and tires...

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Dana Gleason, legendary pack designer and owner of Mystery Ranch, joins the History of Gear, to talk about why his career has focused on packs and the origins of companies like Mojo Systems, Kletterwerks, Dana Design and Mystery Ranch.
History of Gear Series: Dana Gleason / Owner of Mystery Ranch

History of Gear Series: Dana Gleason / Owner of Mystery Ranch

Dana Gleason, legendary pack designer and owner of Mystery Ranch, joins the History of Gear, to talk about why his career has focused on packs and the origins of companies like Mojo Systems, Kletterwerks, Dana Design and Mystery Ranch.

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Students at Utah State University Moab can now earn a community healthcare worker certificate, which comes with certification from the Utah Department of Health Environment, Policy & Improved Clinic Care program.
USU-Moab launches program focused on community healthcare

USU-Moab launches program focused on community healthcare

Students at Utah State University Moab can now earn a community healthcare worker certificate, which comes with certification from the Utah Department of Health Environment, Policy & Improved Clinic Care program.

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Recent USU graduate Amria Farnsworth has been named the 2021 Outstanding Dietetics Student of the Year by the Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Dietetics Student Honored by the Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Dietetics Student Honored by the Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Recent USU graduate Amria Farnsworth has been named the 2021 Outstanding Dietetics Student of the Year by the Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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Representing the career skills taught in Utah State University’s Department of Aviation and Technical Education, three students in the aviation maintenance program won this year’s Intermountain West Airframe and Powerplant School Competition.
Aviation Students Win Intermountain Competition

Aviation Students Win Intermountain Competition

Representing the career skills taught in Utah State University’s Department of Aviation and Technical Education, three students in the aviation maintenance program won this year’s Intermountain West Airframe and Powerplant School Competition.

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Heather Raney, a Product Manager at Obermeyer, talks about how working retail helped her as a designer and manager, the secrets to a good portfolio, and her journey into the industry.
Heather Raney / Product Manager / Obermeyer

Heather Raney / Product Manager / Obermeyer

Heather Raney, a Product Manager at Obermeyer, talks about how working retail helped her as a designer and manager, the secrets to a good portfolio, and her journey into the industry.

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The Department of Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education is marked a milestone this spring with the first three graduates – Paul Hill, Michelle Burrows, and Julie Lamarra — from the career and technical education (CTE) doctoral program.
First Graduates from ASTE Department’s Doctoral Program

First Graduates from ASTE Department’s Doctoral Program

The Department of Applied Sciences, Technology, and Education is marked a milestone this spring with the first three graduates – Paul Hill, Michelle Burrows, and Julie Lamarra — from the career and technical education (CTE) doctoral program.

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On this episode of the History of Gear, Beaver Theodosakis, founder of prAna, talks about how he and his wife Pam built the company from their garage to selling it to Columbia Sportswear Company.
History of Gear: Beaver Theodosakis / Founder of prAna

History of Gear: Beaver Theodosakis / Founder of prAna

On this episode of the History of Gear, Beaver Theodosakis, founder of prAna, talks about how he and his wife Pam built the company from their garage to selling it to Columbia Sportswear Company.

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A joint report released by a national task force of experts and chaired by Utah State University President Noelle E. Cockett has recommended federal regulations around gene-edited animals be updated significantly.
Task Force Chaired by USU President Proposes Modernizing FDA Regulations on Gene-Edited Animals

Task Force Chaired by USU President Proposes Modernizing FDA Regulations on Gene-Edited Animals

A joint report released by a national task force of experts and chaired by Utah State University President Noelle E. Cockett has recommended federal regulations around gene-edited animals be updated significantly.

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Holtman is a student at Utah State University studying agricultural communications and will be graduating in the spring of 2022. She found her love for agricultural communications as she noticed all too often agriculturalists need a voice in their corner
Progressive Publishing Welcomes Holtman as Editorial Intern

Progressive Publishing Welcomes Holtman as Editorial Intern

Holtman is a student at Utah State University studying agricultural communications and will be graduating in the spring of 2022. She found her love for agricultural communications as she noticed all too often agriculturalists need a voice in their corner...

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Angus continued her education, ultimately receiving a master’s degree in landscape architecture through Utah State University. As a graduate student, she worked on a project investigating the potential for trust lands outside of Big Water, Utah.
Meet the Woman Who’s Working to Beautify, Protect and Share America’s Wilderness

Meet the Woman Who’s Working to Beautify, Protect and Share America’s Wilderness

Angus continued her education, ultimately receiving a master’s degree in landscape architecture through Utah State University. As a graduate student, she worked on a project investigating the potential for trust lands outside of Big Water, Utah.

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Engineering undergrad Kevin Plaizier won $25,000 for designing a drone. He's been an active member of the AggieAir program for over two years and has been flying drones since high school.
Drones at USU

Drones at USU

Engineering undergrad Kevin Plaizier won $25,000 for designing a drone. He's been an active member of the AggieAir program for over two years and has been flying drones since high school.

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Alicia Pinckney, formerly of Timberland where she worked as a Global Women’s Senior Apparel Designer, speaks to design students about her pathway into the industry and how to stand out as a designer.
Alicia Pinckney / Global Senior Apparel Designer / Timberland

Alicia Pinckney / Global Senior Apparel Designer / Timberland

Alicia Pinckney, formerly of Timberland where she worked as a Global Women’s Senior Apparel Designer, speaks to design students about her pathway into the industry and how to stand out as a designer.

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Congratulations to the five assistant professors in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) who have been promoted to full professor beginning July 1: Kerry Rood, Ryan Bosworth, Becki Lawver, Abby Benninghoff, and Jennifer Reeve.
Five CAAS Faculty Members Promoted to Full Professor

Five CAAS Faculty Members Promoted to Full Professor

Congratulations to the five assistant professors in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS) who have been promoted to full professor beginning July 1: Kerry Rood, Ryan Bosworth, Becki Lawver, Abby Benninghoff, and Jennifer Reeve.

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On this episode of the History of Gear Series, Dave Moore, the Heritage and Digital Asset Manager for Carhartt talks about the ROI of historic preservation, the history of the Carhartt collection, and his personal journey into working in corporate archive
History of Gear Series: Dave Moore, Heritage & Digital Asset Manager / Carhartt

History of Gear Series: Dave Moore, Heritage & Digital Asset Manager / Carhartt

On this episode of the History of Gear Series, Dave Moore, the Heritage and Digital Asset Manager for Carhartt talks about the ROI of historic preservation, the history of the Carhartt collection, and his personal journey into working in corporate archive...

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Rockwood, 35, grew up in Ogden, graduated from Utah State University and has been a registered dietitian nutritionist for 11 years.
Dietitian Receives National Award for Solving the Dinner Dilemma

Dietitian Receives National Award for Solving the Dinner Dilemma

Rockwood, 35, grew up in Ogden, graduated from Utah State University and has been a registered dietitian nutritionist for 11 years.

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Lisa Dougherty, Content Director at Range, joins the podcast to talk about the growing popularity of mushrooms and their opportunity to change the world in addition to the consumer products industry.
Mushroom Moment: Lisa Dougherty

Mushroom Moment: Lisa Dougherty

Lisa Dougherty, Content Director at Range, joins the podcast to talk about the growing popularity of mushrooms and their opportunity to change the world in addition to the consumer products industry.

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The Utah State University Rodeo Club (Logan) and USU Eastern Rodeo Club (Price) teams found success at the 72nd annual College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) over the past week.
USU and USU Eastern Enjoy Success at College National Finals Rodeo

USU and USU Eastern Enjoy Success at College National Finals Rodeo

The Utah State University Rodeo Club (Logan) and USU Eastern Rodeo Club (Price) teams found success at the 72nd annual College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) over the past week.

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Progressive Publishing is pleased to introduce Madison Leak as one of its summer 2021 editorial interns. Leak began work in May and is responsible for writing feature stories and news articles for Progressive Dairy.
Progressive Publishing Welcomes Editorial Intern Madison Leak

Progressive Publishing Welcomes Editorial Intern Madison Leak

Progressive Publishing is pleased to introduce Madison Leak as one of its summer 2021 editorial interns. Leak began work in May and is responsible for writing feature stories and news articles for Progressive Dairy.

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On this episode of the History of Gear Series, Sarah Pickman, a Ph.D. candidate at Yale and author of “Dress, Image, and Cultural Encounter in the Heroic Age of Polar Exploration” talks about colonialism in the outdoors and the history of polar gear and a
History of Gear Series: Sarah Pickman, PhD Candidate

History of Gear Series: Sarah Pickman, PhD Candidate

On this episode of the History of Gear Series, Sarah Pickman, a Ph.D. candidate at Yale and author of “Dress, Image, and Cultural Encounter in the Heroic Age of Polar Exploration” talks about colonialism in the outdoors and the history of polar gear and a...

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A space central to the Department of Plants, Soils and Climate in the Agricultural Sciences building has been named to honor Professor A.A. Heravi, a pioneer of scientific farming in Iran.
Alumnus Honors his Father with the Dedication of the Professor A.A. Heravi Atrium

Alumnus Honors his Father with the Dedication of the Professor A.A. Heravi Atrium

A space central to the Department of Plants, Soils and Climate in the Agricultural Sciences building has been named to honor Professor A.A. Heravi, a pioneer of scientific farming in Iran.

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Six Utah State University Eastern students will be competing in the College National Finals Rodeo June 13-19 in Casper, Wyoming.
USU Eastern Rodeo Team Headed to National Finals

USU Eastern Rodeo Team Headed to National Finals

Six Utah State University Eastern students will be competing in the College National Finals Rodeo June 13-19 in Casper, Wyoming.

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Kelli Williams, a Technical Developer at The North Face, speaks to OPDD students about her pathway to a career in product development and ways to stand out when trying to break into the industry.
Kelli Williams on Careers in Product Development

Kelli Williams on Careers in Product Development

Kelli Williams, a Technical Developer at The North Face, speaks to OPDD students about her pathway to a career in product development and ways to stand out when trying to break into the industry.

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Greg and Jim Thomsen join the History of Gear Series to talk about their company, Wilderness Experience. We talk about their experience breaking into the industry, taking a company public and their experience in senior leadership at companies like VF Corp
History of Gear Series: Wilderness Experience

History of Gear Series: Wilderness Experience

Greg and Jim Thomsen join the History of Gear Series to talk about their company, Wilderness Experience. We talk about their experience breaking into the industry, taking a company public and their experience in senior leadership at companies like VF Corp...

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Carolyn Allen, an industrial designer at Werx Design, shared insights into portfolio do's and don'ts with students in the OPDD program. Allen shares some of their favorite portfolios as well as tips for how to stand out as a designer when seeking a job.
Carolyn Allen / Industrial Designer at Werx Design

Carolyn Allen / Industrial Designer at Werx Design

Carolyn Allen, an industrial designer at Werx Design, shared insights into portfolio do's and don'ts with students in the OPDD program. Allen shares some of their favorite portfolios as well as tips for how to stand out as a designer when seeking a job.

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The American Dairy Science Association® (ADSA) is pleased to announce Prateek Sharma as the 2021 recipient of the ADSA Foundation Scholar Award in Dairy Foods.
Prateek Sharma Receives the ADSA® Foundation Scholar Award in Dairy Foods

Prateek Sharma Receives the ADSA® Foundation Scholar Award in Dairy Foods

The American Dairy Science Association® (ADSA) is pleased to announce Prateek Sharma as the 2021 recipient of the ADSA Foundation Scholar Award in Dairy Foods.

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USU dietetics faculty members Katie Brown and Lacie Peterson of the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences (NDFS) have been recognized by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Dietetics Faculty Win Regional Awards

Dietetics Faculty Win Regional Awards

USU dietetics faculty members Katie Brown and Lacie Peterson of the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences (NDFS) have been recognized by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

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A favorite in Cache Valley and across the state is, of course, Aggie Ice Cream. Recently, Utah State University’s Aggie Creamery took home a very special honor – a Utah Best of State award.
Nice Honor for a Marquee (and creamy) USU Product

Nice Honor for a Marquee (and creamy) USU Product

A favorite in Cache Valley and across the state is, of course, Aggie Ice Cream. Recently, Utah State University’s Aggie Creamery took home a very special honor – a Utah Best of State award.

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Outdoor agency, forecaster, and media publication, Range, hosted a conversation with archivists, researchers, and historians about the importance of gear history and preservation.
History of Gear Series: Outdoor Archives Discussion Hosted by Range

History of Gear Series: Outdoor Archives Discussion Hosted by Range

Outdoor agency, forecaster, and media publication, Range, hosted a conversation with archivists, researchers, and historians about the importance of gear history and preservation.

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Three students working in disciplines within the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences were awarded Undergraduate Research and Creative Opportunity Grants (URCO) to support conducting their own research in life, plant and food sciences this summer.
Students Receive Grants to Conduct Impactful Undergraduate Research

Students Receive Grants to Conduct Impactful Undergraduate Research

Three students working in disciplines within the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences were awarded Undergraduate Research and Creative Opportunity Grants (URCO) to support conducting their own research in life, plant and food sciences this summer....

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Utah State University recently partnered with the Utah Industry Resources Alliance (UIRA) and the state of Utah to create an online supply chain database to help Utah’s manufacturing sector engage with the broader marketplace.
New Supply Chain Database Launched to Aid Utah Businesses

New Supply Chain Database Launched to Aid Utah Businesses

Utah State University recently partnered with the Utah Industry Resources Alliance (UIRA) and the state of Utah to create an online supply chain database to help Utah’s manufacturing sector engage with the broader marketplace.

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Abigail Stern, Owner and Designer at Matek talks about breaking into the skiwear industry, the outdoors and fashion, and her work reinventing base layers.
Abigail Stern on Baselayers and Performance Fashion

Abigail Stern on Baselayers and Performance Fashion

Abigail Stern, Owner and Designer at Matek talks about breaking into the skiwear industry, the outdoors and fashion, and her work reinventing base layers.

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Three USU LAEP students and their two teammates at the University of Utah were recently named winners of the 2021 Utah Real Estate Challenge and claimed the contest’s $20,000 grand prize.
USU/UofU Team Wins Grand Prize in the 2021 Utah Real Estate Challenge

USU/UofU Team Wins Grand Prize in the 2021 Utah Real Estate Challenge

Three USU LAEP students and their two teammates at the University of Utah were recently named winners of the 2021 Utah Real Estate Challenge and claimed the contest’s $20,000 grand prize.

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These delicious results of research and teaching in the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences have been awarded Best of State honors in the categories of specialty cheeses, ice cream and culinary chocolate.
Aggie Creamery and Aggie Chocolate Factory Earn Best of State Honors

Aggie Creamery and Aggie Chocolate Factory Earn Best of State Honors

These delicious results of research and teaching in the Department of Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences have been awarded Best of State honors in the categories of specialty cheeses, ice cream and culinary chocolate.

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Doug Heinrich, VP Product Development at Kuhl, joins the OPDD program to talk with students about what makes a great portfolio, the role of a designer in the industry, and his perspective on working for a privately held versus public outdoor company.
Doug Heinrich / VP Product Development at Kuhl

Doug Heinrich / VP Product Development at Kuhl

Doug Heinrich, VP Product Development at Kuhl, joins the OPDD program to talk with students about what makes a great portfolio, the role of a designer in the industry, and his perspective on working for a privately held versus public outdoor company.

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Congrats to all of our recent graduates! Though you have had to navigate uncharted waters during your time with us, you handled it with grace and ease. We are proud of you and can’t wait to see the places you’ll go and the people you touch. Don’t forget a
CAAS Graduation

CAAS Graduation

Congrats to all of our recent graduates! Though you have had to navigate uncharted waters during your time with us, you handled it with grace and ease. We are proud of you and can’t wait to see the places you’ll go and the people you touch. Don’t forget a...

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This might just be the sweetest collaboration ever in USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.
Aggie Chocolate Factory + Outdoor Product Design + Beaver Mountain = a Sweet Treat

Aggie Chocolate Factory + Outdoor Product Design + Beaver Mountain = a Sweet Treat

This might just be the sweetest collaboration ever in USU’s College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences.

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Professor Silvana Martini has been named a fellow of the American Oil Chemists' Society. Martini is a food scientist whose research is focused on developing healthier fats that have excellent sensory appeal to consumers.
Professor Silvana Martini Named a Fellow of the American Oil Chemists' Society

Professor Silvana Martini Named a Fellow of the American Oil Chemists' Society

Professor Silvana Martini has been named a fellow of the American Oil Chemists' Society. Martini is a food scientist whose research is focused on developing healthier fats that have excellent sensory appeal to consumers.

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Andreas Wesemann, Shawn Barstow and Spencer Whitehead of the USU Eastern aviation team visited the Carbon County Commission during their April 21 meeting for a short presentation.
Carbon County Commission Visited by the USU Eastern Aviation Team

Carbon County Commission Visited by the USU Eastern Aviation Team

Andreas Wesemann, Shawn Barstow and Spencer Whitehead of the USU Eastern aviation team visited the Carbon County Commission during their April 21 meeting for a short presentation.

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Marilyn Moss, former CEO and President of Moss Tents joins the History of Gear Series to discuss her role building a responsible, successful company and the influence of famed tent designer and fabric artist, Bill Moss.
History of Gear Series: Marilyn Moss

History of Gear Series: Marilyn Moss

Marilyn Moss, former CEO and President of Moss Tents joins the History of Gear Series to discuss her role building a responsible, successful company and the influence of famed tent designer and fabric artist, Bill Moss.

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Animal science students honed their knowledge and skills at the Broadbent Ranch, one of the last large-scale sheep range operations in the country.
Sheep Day Tradition Continues for Animal Science Students

Sheep Day Tradition Continues for Animal Science Students

Animal science students honed their knowledge and skills at the Broadbent Ranch, one of the last large-scale sheep range operations in the country.

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A PARTNERSHIP agreement has been signed between Scotland's James Hutton Institute and Utah State University in the United States, promoting cooperation in agricultural and environmental research, with particular emphasis on climate change issues.
JHI link up with Utah State University

JHI link up with Utah State University

A PARTNERSHIP agreement has been signed between Scotland's James Hutton Institute and Utah State University in the United States, promoting cooperation in agricultural and environmental research, with particular emphasis on climate change issues.

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Dalton Gibbs is a graduating senior at Utah State University and has been involved in many different aspects of USU.
Dalton Gibbs, a love for animals and the USU community

Dalton Gibbs, a love for animals and the USU community

Dalton Gibbs is a graduating senior at Utah State University and has been involved in many different aspects of USU.

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Utah State University aviation maintenance students Braxton Thacker and Treston Cullimore were recently honored for their achievements in the state SkillsUSA competition.
Aviation Maintenance Students Take Top Spots in State SkillsUSA Competition

Aviation Maintenance Students Take Top Spots in State SkillsUSA Competition

Utah State University aviation maintenance students Braxton Thacker and Treston Cullimore were recently honored for their achievements in the state SkillsUSA competition.

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Saydee Longhurst, a sophomore studying agricultural education with a minor in entrepreneurship, has been selected by the Agriculture Future of America organization to serve as an ambassador for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Agricultural Education Student Selected as AFA Ambassador

Agricultural Education Student Selected as AFA Ambassador

Saydee Longhurst, a sophomore studying agricultural education with a minor in entrepreneurship, has been selected by the Agriculture Future of America organization to serve as an ambassador for the 2021-2022 academic year.

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Lauren Guthrie, Vice President of Global Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Action at VF Corporation, spoke to students in OPDD about the importance of identifying their values and the importance of inclusive design principles and practices.
The Power of Inclusive Design With Lauren Guthrie

The Power of Inclusive Design With Lauren Guthrie

Lauren Guthrie, Vice President of Global Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Action at VF Corporation, spoke to students in OPDD about the importance of identifying their values and the importance of inclusive design principles and practices.

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Jeffrey Austin has achieved outstanding academic success in the university’s Department of Applied Economics and also became a well-rounded scholar as he pursued undergraduate research and Extension work in addition to his coursework.
CAAS Valedictorian, Jeff Austin

CAAS Valedictorian, Jeff Austin

Jeffrey Austin has achieved outstanding academic success in the university’s Department of Applied Economics and also became a well-rounded scholar as he pursued undergraduate research and Extension work in addition to his coursework.

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Sigrid Olsen, a Technical Designer at Peak Performance, shares her experience as a sportswear designer and her capstone collection, Bike to Ski, a line of technical outerwear for cyclists and skiers.
Creating Mulit-Use Apparel With Sigrid Olsen

Creating Mulit-Use Apparel With Sigrid Olsen

Sigrid Olsen, a Technical Designer at Peak Performance, shares her experience as a sportswear designer and her capstone collection, Bike to Ski, a line of technical outerwear for cyclists and skiers.

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A Memorandum of Understanding was signed April 20 between Utah State University and the Scotland-based James Hutton Institute formalizing efforts to promote cooperation in agricultural and environmental research, with an emphasis on climate change researc
Environmental and Agricultural Research at the Center of James Hutton Institute-USU Agreement

Environmental and Agricultural Research at the Center of James Hutton Institute-USU Agreement

A Memorandum of Understanding was signed April 20 between Utah State University and the Scotland-based James Hutton Institute formalizing efforts to promote cooperation in agricultural and environmental research, with an emphasis on climate change researc...

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Last week, three young student volunteers from the USU Eastern LDS Institute worked on the Garden Collective that is located on 100 North and 300 East in Price.
USU Eastern Volunteers Get Dirty at the Garden Collective

USU Eastern Volunteers Get Dirty at the Garden Collective

Last week, three young student volunteers from the USU Eastern LDS Institute worked on the Garden Collective that is located on 100 North and 300 East in Price.

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The AVTE department was featured on this week's AGGIE TV program.
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Aviation News

The AVTE department was featured on this week's AGGIE TV program.

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Spencer Nugent, Industrial Designer, educator, creator, and mind behind Sketch-A-Day, spoke to the Outdoor Product Design & Development program about portfolio development and how to become a better visual communicator.
Spencer Nugent on the Power of Visual Communication

Spencer Nugent on the Power of Visual Communication

Spencer Nugent, Industrial Designer, educator, creator, and mind behind Sketch-A-Day, spoke to the Outdoor Product Design & Development program about portfolio development and how to become a better visual communicator.

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Research from Utah State University and the Utah Climate Center suggests that a majority of precipitating clouds may be suitable for seeding, but that suitability varies greatly from mountain to mountain, month to month and weather system to weather syste
Commentary: Utah can get more water from our clouds — if we invest in real science

Commentary: Utah can get more water from our clouds — if we invest in real science

Research from Utah State University and the Utah Climate Center suggests that a majority of precipitating clouds may be suitable for seeding, but that suitability varies greatly from mountain to mountain, month to month and weather system to weather syste...

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Like many other viruses, Rift Valley fever virus causes disease in animals and can be transmitted to humans by infected mosquitos or through contact with the blood or organs of infected animals.
Study of Rift Valley Fever Virus Treatment Published by the National Academy of Sciences

Study of Rift Valley Fever Virus Treatment Published by the National Academy of Sciences

Like many other viruses, Rift Valley fever virus causes disease in animals and can be transmitted to humans by infected mosquitos or through contact with the blood or organs of infected animals.

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Drones are a growing technology with many uses. As some students at Utah State University started going through the drone minor program, they quickly realized there are many opportunities in the field.
Minor To Major: USU Will Be Offering A Drone Major This Fall

Minor To Major: USU Will Be Offering A Drone Major This Fall

Drones are a growing technology with many uses. As some students at Utah State University started going through the drone minor program, they quickly realized there are many opportunities in the field.

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Salinity is a growing critical threat to soils, water quality and food production worldwide. High levels of salts in water and soil interfere with plants’ abilities to take up the nutrients they need, create osmotic shock and ion accumulation in the plant
Data Scientists Uncovering Genes that Protect Alfalfa against Salinity Stress

Data Scientists Uncovering Genes that Protect Alfalfa against Salinity Stress

Salinity is a growing critical threat to soils, water quality and food production worldwide. High levels of salts in water and soil interfere with plants’ abilities to take up the nutrients they need, create osmotic shock and ion accumulation in the plant...

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Sally McCoy, industry legend and former senior leader at companies like The North Face, Sierra Designs, and Camelbak, joins the History of Gear Series to talk about her introduction to the outdoor industry, her non-profit work, and the evolution of the ou
History of Gear Series: Sally McCoy

History of Gear Series: Sally McCoy

Sally McCoy, industry legend and former senior leader at companies like The North Face, Sierra Designs, and Camelbak, joins the History of Gear Series to talk about her introduction to the outdoor industry, her non-profit work, and the evolution of the ou...

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Mariela Luster, marketing student and intern with the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, came up with the idea for a simple way to re-connect with others after she returned to campus in January to find a lack of interaction between students.
Say Hello at USU

Say Hello at USU

Mariela Luster, marketing student and intern with the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences, came up with the idea for a simple way to re-connect with others after she returned to campus in January to find a lack of interaction between students.

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To food scientists, cheese is more than just an ingredient for sandwiches or an appetizer. Cheese is chemistry, biology and physics all deliciously at work, and it’s big business in the dairy industry.
Cheese Making: Where Dairy Meets Materials Science

Cheese Making: Where Dairy Meets Materials Science

To food scientists, cheese is more than just an ingredient for sandwiches or an appetizer. Cheese is chemistry, biology and physics all deliciously at work, and it’s big business in the dairy industry.

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Rachel Bodily (Class of 2020) shares her experience as a recent graduate, finding a job during the pandemic, and her new role as a Color, Materials, and Finish Designer for Skullcandy in Park City, Utah.
Alumni Spotlight: Rachel Bodily / Skullcandy

Alumni Spotlight: Rachel Bodily / Skullcandy

Rachel Bodily (Class of 2020) shares her experience as a recent graduate, finding a job during the pandemic, and her new role as a Color, Materials, and Finish Designer for Skullcandy in Park City, Utah.

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Utah State University’s Outdoor Recreation Archive, a collection of the outdoor industry’s catalogs and magazines, has grown from just a few documents gathered in 2018 to a one-of-a-kind collection that has gained national and international recognition.
USU's Outdoor Recreation Archive Gains International Recognition

USU's Outdoor Recreation Archive Gains International Recognition

Utah State University’s Outdoor Recreation Archive, a collection of the outdoor industry’s catalogs and magazines, has grown from just a few documents gathered in 2018 to a one-of-a-kind collection that has gained national and international recognition.

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Lauren Voigt, a Talent Acquisition Partner at Backcountry.com spoke to the OPDD Industry Seminar class about Backcountry, their growing owned brands team, and tips for nailing the interview.
Lauren Voigt Talks Backcountry Culture and Interview Tips

Lauren Voigt Talks Backcountry Culture and Interview Tips

Lauren Voigt, a Talent Acquisition Partner at Backcountry.com spoke to the OPDD Industry Seminar class about Backcountry, their growing owned brands team, and tips for nailing the interview.

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Amber Williams, a textile science lecturer at Utah State University, says fit, elasticity, color, and aesthetics are important, as these factors can really make an impact on how you feel wearing clothes, but you also want to make sure you're wearing fabri
The Best Loungewear for Cozying Up at Home

The Best Loungewear for Cozying Up at Home

Amber Williams, a textile science lecturer at Utah State University, says fit, elasticity, color, and aesthetics are important, as these factors can really make an impact on how you feel wearing clothes, but you also want to make sure you're wearing fabri...

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Utah State University’s Department of Aviation Technology and Technical Education (AVTE) has added a new bachelor’s degree paths in aviation management with emphasis options in unmanned aerial systems (aka, drones) and in aviation operations.
New Utah State Programs in Aviation Management Focus on Airport Operations and Drones

New Utah State Programs in Aviation Management Focus on Airport Operations and Drones

Utah State University’s Department of Aviation Technology and Technical Education (AVTE) has added a new bachelor’s degree paths in aviation management with emphasis options in unmanned aerial systems (aka, drones) and in aviation operations.

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Bruce Hamilton, former President of The North Face, joins the History of Gear Series to discuss the evolution of the company under his leadership and the creation of the revolutionary Oval Intention tent.
History of Gear Series: Bruce Hamilton / Former President of The North Face

History of Gear Series: Bruce Hamilton / Former President of The North Face

Bruce Hamilton, former President of The North Face, joins the History of Gear Series to discuss the evolution of the company under his leadership and the creation of the revolutionary Oval Intention tent.

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To design the site, the tribe has partnered with an interdisciplinary group of students and professors from Utah State University’s Quinney College of Natural Resources and the university’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning.
A Loss Written on the Land

A Loss Written on the Land

To design the site, the tribe has partnered with an interdisciplinary group of students and professors from Utah State University’s Quinney College of Natural Resources and the university’s Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Planning. ...

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The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food has awarded Utah State University’s Department of Plants, Soils and Climate a $36,000 grant for work on medusahead and invasive mustard species.
PSC Awarded $36,000 for Invasive Plant Species Research

PSC Awarded $36,000 for Invasive Plant Species Research

The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food has awarded Utah State University’s Department of Plants, Soils and Climate a $36,000 grant for work on medusahead and invasive mustard species.

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OPDD student Mckenzie Farley and faculty member Dr. Andrew Deceuster partnered with the Aggie Chocolate Factory and Beaver Mountain to create a custom chocolate bar for the ski resort.
OPDD Partners to Create Beaver Chocolate Bar

OPDD Partners to Create Beaver Chocolate Bar

OPDD student Mckenzie Farley and faculty member Dr. Andrew Deceuster partnered with the Aggie Chocolate Factory and Beaver Mountain to create a custom chocolate bar for the ski resort.

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A newly published study finds even small increases in climate warming may result in significant increases in wildfire frequency and severity.
'Best Case' Goals for Climate Warming Could Still Result in Massive Wildfire Risk

'Best Case' Goals for Climate Warming Could Still Result in Massive Wildfire Risk

A newly published study finds even small increases in climate warming may result in significant increases in wildfire frequency and severity.

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Tracey Cottingham, a Clothing Architect, joins the History of Gear Series to talk about technical apparel design and construction, her time with Nike and Columbia, and the importance of preserving the history of gear and apparel.
History of Gear Series: Tracey Cottingham

History of Gear Series: Tracey Cottingham

Tracey Cottingham, a Clothing Architect, joins the History of Gear Series to talk about technical apparel design and construction, her time with Nike and Columbia, and the importance of preserving the history of gear and apparel.

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In July of 2020, USU graduate student, Makenna Osborne, hosted a trail ride with a group of 12 veterans as part of her AmeriCorps experience with The Utah Higher Education AmeriCorps Network (UHEAN).
USU Student finds career path while making a difference through USU’s Equine Experience Program

USU Student finds career path while making a difference through USU’s Equine Experience Program

In July of 2020, USU graduate student, Makenna Osborne, hosted a trail ride with a group of 12 veterans as part of her AmeriCorps experience with The Utah Higher Education AmeriCorps Network (UHEAN).

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In the latest History of Gear Series, David Whetstone and Michaela Hardy from The North Face give a glimpse into the company archives. They share the value of preserving product, the importance of brand history and its impact on legacy, and how the collec
History of Gear Series: The North Face Archives

History of Gear Series: The North Face Archives

In the latest History of Gear Series, David Whetstone and Michaela Hardy from The North Face give a glimpse into the company archives. They share the value of preserving product, the importance of brand history and its impact on legacy, and how the collec...

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“What are your plans after college?” If this question doesn’t make you sweat a little, congratulations! You’re part of the few students who have a job lined out after graduation. If it does make you sweat, we’ve got some news for you. 
Agricultural Alumna Finds Success After Graduation

Agricultural Alumna Finds Success After Graduation

“What are your plans after college?” If this question doesn’t make you sweat a little, congratulations! You’re part of the few students who have a job lined out after graduation. If it does make you sweat, we’ve got some news for you. 

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Advising students wasn’t where Caisa Shoop thought her path would lead when she started pursuing a degree in family and consumer sciences education.
CAAS Advisor Caisa Shoop Receives New Advisor Recognition

CAAS Advisor Caisa Shoop Receives New Advisor Recognition

Advising students wasn’t where Caisa Shoop thought her path would lead when she started pursuing a degree in family and consumer sciences education.

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Lisa Dougherty, Content Director at Range, shares her journey into the outdoor industry and her research into the growth of gaming and virtual spaces and what that means for the future of the sports and outdoor industries.
Lisa Dougherty on Product in Virtual Spaces

Lisa Dougherty on Product in Virtual Spaces

Lisa Dougherty, Content Director at Range, shares her journey into the outdoor industry and her research into the growth of gaming and virtual spaces and what that means for the future of the sports and outdoor industries.

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David Forrester grew up working on the family farm in Smithfield, Utah and joined the Utah State University community in 1979. Aside from a brief absence to work the family farm, he remained at the university until his retirement at the close of 2020.
Celebrating a Career and a Retirement

Celebrating a Career and a Retirement

David Forrester grew up working on the family farm in Smithfield, Utah and joined the Utah State University community in 1979. Aside from a brief absence to work the family farm, he remained at the university until his retirement at the close of 2020.

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Though agriculture is central to life, puts science and other STEM subjects into practice, and is tied to economics, business and social sciences, Americans get little formal education about it...
The National Center for Agricultural Literacy is Creating a Certificate Program for Teachers

The National Center for Agricultural Literacy is Creating a Certificate Program for Teachers

Though agriculture is central to life, puts science and other STEM subjects into practice, and is tied to economics, business and social sciences, Americans get little formal education about it...

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True-blooded Aggies love the spot where the sagebrush grows and they may have reasons to love it even more, say Utah State University undergraduate researchers David Suisse and Kayla Wasden Suisse.
USU Undergrad Researchers Study Where Sagebrush Grows - and Heals

USU Undergrad Researchers Study Where Sagebrush Grows - and Heals

True-blooded Aggies love the spot where the sagebrush grows and they may have reasons to love it even more, say Utah State University undergraduate researchers David Suisse and Kayla Wasden Suisse.

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It depends. Sometimes. Kinda. Learn what factors nutritionists say you should consider before noshing on a bag of dried apricots.
Is Dried Fruit Healthy?

Is Dried Fruit Healthy?

It depends. Sometimes. Kinda. Learn what factors nutritionists say you should consider before noshing on a bag of dried apricots.

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As their website states, Utah State University Eastern is Utah’s “best kept secret”. With low tuition rates, one-on-one instruction, and exciting student athletic events, USUE is a great place to start your secondary education.
USUE Welding Program

USUE Welding Program

As their website states, Utah State University Eastern is Utah’s “best kept secret”. With low tuition rates, one-on-one instruction, and exciting student athletic events, USUE is a great place to start your secondary education.

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Although Earl Creech grew up on what his father called a “true” family farm — no hired help from outside the family and no one doing an off-farm job for income — he didn’t know until he was in college that being a scientist who helps farmers could be a jo
Seeds Planted on the Path to Becoming Professor Creech

Seeds Planted on the Path to Becoming Professor Creech

Although Earl Creech grew up on what his father called a “true” family farm — no hired help from outside the family and no one doing an off-farm job for income — he didn’t know until he was in college that being a scientist who helps farmers could be a jo...

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David Alcorn joins the History of Gear Series to talk about his introduction to design, the creation of The North Face logo, and the power of brand.
History of Gear Series: David Alcorn / The North Face Logo Designer