Developmental math program, one size does not fit all

Academics, News, Signpost Slider

In 2012, computer science major Frankie Ruttenbur was enrolled in the developmental math program. She was taking Math 950 and struggled throughout the class, especially when it came time to […]

WSU has a new test to place students into developmental math

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Math — a career choice for some or an average hurdle among classes for others — is a necessary step for college students. Either way, from general education requirements to […]

All-female STEM conference blazes trail for women in STEM

Campus Events, News, Science & Tech

Weber State University transformed from college campus to STEM central on March 31, while over 400 high school girls, volunteers and mentors flooded the campus for the first ever all-female […]

Senate decides to help high school competition

Academics, News, Student Government

The Weber State University Student Association Senate met on Feb. 13 and discussed Senate funding of an upcoming high school science and engineering competition. The Ritchey Science and Engineering Fair […]

Event helps emphasize importance of women in STEM

Science & Tech

Teams of parents and their daughters spent Nov. 18–19 learning to problem solve and work together to find creative engineering solutions. The 6th annual Parent-Daughter Engineering Day was held at […]

Calling all future women engineers

Campus Events, Davis Campus, Science & Tech

The focus of Weber State University’s annual Parent-Daughter Engineering Day is to bring in successful female engineers to encourage seventh- and eighth-grade girls with an interest in engineering. Taking place […]

WSU program sharpens kids’ science skills

News, Science & Tech

The College of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology is partnering with the College of Science to offer a seven week long math and science focused summer school. WSU Pre-Freshman Program, […]

Lieutenant governor discusses STEM to STEAM: ‘We need policy’

Above the Scroll, Academics, Politics, Utah

Education is a hot topic in politics in Utah, especially in relation to the growing push for STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and art education in the state. Lieutenant Governor Spencer […]