UVU alumnus reaches out to student activists

UVU alumnus reaches out to student activists

Political science alumnus Carl Moore, wants to reach out to UVU students who are interested in activism. “We need to do stuff in Utah County. I think that there’s people there, I think that it’s mostly youth and college students that are going to be the ones coming out, because it’s such a conservative area,” […]

Honors students react to 13th documentary

Honors students react to 13th documentary

In front of a full auditorium of Honors students, Madison Hanks, psychology major and president of the Black Student Union, asked the audience after they had finished watching 13th, if they thought that the documentary was biased. Their answers ranged from saying the documentary was an unfair portrayal of police officers, to others calling it […]

Men and women are trading places says Rosin

Men and women are trading places says Rosin

Hanna Rosin speaks on the end of men The 2016 presidential election became centered around the topic of masculinity, according to Hanna Rosin, co-host of NPR podcast Invisibilia and author of “The End of Men: And the Rise of Women.” Rosin talked about the increase of women in the U.S. workforce March 1 in the […]

Implicit racism is as insidious as explicit says McGraw

Implicit racism is as insidious as explicit says McGraw

Undergrad students drive research Dehumanizing people of color can lead to deadly consequences, according to James McGraw, a UVU student who presented at the Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research, (UCUR) Feb. 17 in the Classroom Building. McGraw, who worked on the research with UVU students Madison Hanks and Brandy Tidwell, cited the police officer-involved shootings […]

Meet the 2017-18 student body officer candidates

Meet the 2017-18 student body officer candidates

Student Body President Rob Smith If elected, Smith will place student success as his top priority. UVU is branded with a vision of student success and Smith’s goals seek to reinforce and accelerate that momentum. In doing so, Smith plans to avoid reinventing things that already work. Smith has not been involved in student government […]

Fulton Library staff test-run Sunday hours

Fulton Library staff test-run Sunday hours

The Fulton Library will be open on Sundays from 1-9 p.m. for a trial period starting Feb. 19 until June 30. The goal of the trail period is to determine if the traffic of students coming in to study on Sundays is large enough to support a permanent change. The library staff has been pushing […]

Kyle Reyes advocates diversity through stories

Kyle Reyes advocates diversity through stories

In mainstream culture, there is not much diversity in leadership, according to Kyle Reyes, assistant professor of secondary education at UVU. Reyes, who is also a special assistant to UVU president Matthew Holland, spoke about how the lack of diversity is due to traditional Western cultural expectations at the Diversity Lecture on leadership, race and […]

Mental Health Symposium focuses on sexuality

Mental Health Symposium focuses on sexuality

 Sexual identity and female desire Lovemaking begins the second the previous sexual encounter ends, according to Laura M. Brotherson, author and licensed marriage, family and sex therapist. Brotherson was one of the keynotes for this year’s Mental Health Symposium on human sexuality held in the Sorensen Center Feb. 3. Her presentation “Fuel for Female Desire […]