First-generation club guides the future

Clubs/Organizations, Culture/Diversity, Spanish

For a Spanish translation, click here. Thirty-nine percent of Weber State University students identify as first generation students, the first within their family to attend a four-year institution to attain […]

Club de primera generación guía el futuro

Clubs/Organizations, Culture/Diversity, Features, Spanish

Traducido por Ingrid Oseguera Hay treinta y nueve porciento de estudiantes de Weber State identificados como primera generación de estudiantes. Ellos son los primeros en asistir a una institución universitaria […]

Evading LGBTQ+ stereotypes in the media

Campus Events, Clubs/Organizations, Features, LGBT, Movies, News

The gay best friend character is a narrative often used in today’s media. WSU LGBTQ Awareness Chair, Savannah Deichmann, educated students and community members about the history of LGBT stereotypes […]

First-generation students mix it up

Clubs/Organizations, Culture/Diversity, Features

First-generation students united to celebrate similarities in being the first in their family to pursue higher education on March 15 in the Wildcat Lanes. According to Sarah Herrmann, WSU assistant […]

Even your mom has one: it’s not a dirty word

Campus Events, Culture/Diversity, Features

Playwright, feminist and activist Eve Ensler wrote “The Vagina Monologues” in 1998; it is a book celebrating female sexuality. This was the catalyst for universities around the world to have […]

The mechanics behind racism

Campus Events, Culture/Diversity, Features, News, Science & Tech

In 2009, Dr. Safiya Umoja Noble, professor at the University of Southern California, questioned Google’s search algorithms about specific phrases. When she searched phrases like black, Latina or Asian girls […]

Gospel music festival inspires students to shine

Arts & Entertainment, Culture/Diversity, Entertainment, Music, Performances

Choirs and singers from throughout Utah delivered messages of faith, hope and love for WSU’s 19th annual Gospel Music Festival in the Browning Center Austad Auditorium on Jan. 25. The […]