Mike Anderson, KSL TV | Posted
Apr 20th - 10:17pm
Police are investigating a fight that broke out during a lacrosse game at Logan High School Wednesday night. Spectators said players from the opposing team from Roy suddenly started rushing the bleachers.
More than 200 students in Salt Lake City chose the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre to say they're not giving up the fight for gun reform during a rally held at the state Capitol Friday.
Astrid S. Tuminez, regional director for corporate, external and legal affairs in Southeast Asia for Microsoft, has been selected the next president of Utah Valley University. She will succeed Matthew S. Holland.
Utah students plan to walk out of school Friday and meet at the Utah Capitol to honor the victims of the 1999 Columbine High School massacre and to call on elected officials to enact common sense gun reforms.
Many students, professors and community members were out riding e-bikes on the University of Utah campus Wednesday as part of the school's U. Bike Electric program, which offers discounts on e-bikes from five dealerships to community members.
Utah fourth- and eighth-graders outperformed their U.S. peers in math and reading in 2017, but 40 percent and less of students nationally were proficient in either subject, according to the latest National Assessment of Educational Progress.
Weber State University President Charles Wight, who is stepping down effective May 1, has been appointed president of Salisbury University in Adelphi, Maryland. Campus meetings to solicit input about Wight's successor planned Wednesday.
Cellphones are still absent from most U.S. schools but new data shows them steadily gaining acceptance as administrators bow to parents' wishes to keep tabs on their kids and teachers find ways to work them into lessons.
Sean Murphy and Bruce Schreiner, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 2nd - 8:48pm
The state Capitol in Kentucky filled with teachers protesting pension changes and demanding generous school funding Monday, and thousands of Oklahoma educators walked out of classrooms in the latest evidence of teacher rebellion in some Republican-led states.
"Hidden Figures" author Margot Lee Shetterly and former NASA chief scientist Ellen Stofan engaged with students from Mary Jackson Elementary School Friday in Salt Lake City. They were keynote guests of University of Utah MUSE Project.