The alternate Universe: Utah college news outside the BYU bubble


Utah Valley University 

Oct. 20, 2014 marked the opening of Ivie Juice Bar in Provo, Utah.  Twenty-two-year-old UVU senior Ivie Gonsalves worked closely with her family to develop a restaurant that mirrored the diet she had researched and refined as an athlete. See more here.

University of Utah

During the recent recession, and with campaign efforts by the university, donations to the U have exceeded expectations. This sense of charity was mimicked by the entire state as well. See more here.

A female student employee was hospitalized after her scarf was caught in a conveyer belt. See more here.

Utah State University

Below-freezing temperatures, ice and snow were not enough to deter Utah State University’s Turkey Trot 5K participants Saturday. For some students, the icy track and $10 signup fee were worth the prize: turkeys, awarded to the fastest man and woman in the race. See more here.

Southern Utah University

Two concurrent enrollment students from Cedar High School took home the prize after winning SUU’s Halo 4 Tournament on Nov. 6. See more here.

 Weber State University

Weber State and NUAMES students gathered for some country dancing this past Friday at the Davis campus Country Night. See more here.

Dixie State University

Students in Dixie State University’s Finance Club took home top honors at a statewide competition held at the University of Utah Nov. 6–7. See more here.

Salt Lake Community College

The Bruin Campus Cupboard at the South City Campus, an essential resource for students who often have to go without meals to pay for books or school supplies, celebrated its first anniversary this month. See more here.

Westminster College

Author and climate change enthusiast Porter Fox spoke to students at the Westminster Environmental Center about how Utah’s climate makes skiing possible. The students are working to spread awareness about climate change and what the public can do to protect Utah’s environment.
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