After reviewing the membership of the School Safety Advisory Committee, members of a state school board committee Friday noted a need for the voices of students, parents and front-line school employees such as teachers and school secretaries.
Starting in the 2019-20 academic year, the Utah State Board of Regents will set tuition rates specific to each of the eight colleges and universities in Utah's System of Higher Education instead of adopting an across-the-board percentage increase.
Three finalists in Schmidt Futures' American Dream Idea Challenge were announced at the University of Utah Thursday. The three teams will compete among other finalists selected by three other universities nationally for a $1 million prize.
After “an extensive national search” a 21-member search committee has selected two women and two men as finalists for the presidency of Weber State University, according to an announcement Friday by the Utah System of Higher Education.
East High School's student leaders, educators, staff and community members gathered in the school cafeteria to celebrate the $65,000 gift from Smith's that will stock their pantry with canned food, staples, fresh produce, dairy and meat.
A nonprofit organization that assists refugees is urging Utah schools to adopt model policy to help prevent incidents of Muslim girls in Utah schools being harassed for wearing hijabs, or in one girl's case, forcibly removed by a fellow student.