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'We're not going to stand for this': Utah students strike, call for climate reforms

Zemirah Grossman, 9, of Salt Lake City, attends a Global Climate Strike at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Friday. (Laura Seitz, Deseret News) — SALT LAKE CITY — Raquel Juarez was a senior at Ben Lomond High School two years ago when Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg emerged as a leading voice in calling for reform to combat climate change.
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Utah 4th grader raises money for inclusive library books

PROVO, Utah (KSTU) -- A Utah elementary student has inspired her school to revamp its library. While Emi Kim hoped to simply spread a diverse, positive message at her own school, it has led to change in the entire district. It all started when Emi took an interest in books...
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Utah Colleges Are Starting To Launch ‘Esports’ Teams

Some Utah colleges are starting to launch esports programs. These are competitive leagues for video gaming at the collegiate level that give students opportunities to win scholarships, find a career and more. University of Utah Junior Alec Parent says he had to convince his parents to join. But now, he’s...
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Board of Education to investigate Cline post on Racial Healing Group

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah State Board of Education will investigate a social media post related to racial healing from outspoken board member Natalie Cline. The Facebook post featured an image of a flyer advertising a discussion on racial healing at Hillcrest High School. Cline’s comment indicates her concern...
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Utah colleges launch 'esports' teams

SALT LAKE CITY (KUTV) — Alec Parent, a junior at the University of Utah, had to convince his parents before joining varsity esports, the competitive leagues for video gaming at the collegiate level. Now, as one of Utah’s star players, he’s won $1,000 a year in scholarships and splits tournament winnings with his teammates.
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Free-tuition at Utah universities for some unemployed

KUTV — Short-term training programs are available tuition-free at all public colleges and universities in Utah to individuals whose employment has been negatively impacted by COVID-19. For more information, visit: learnandwork.org. Watch Fresh Living every weekday at 1 pm MST on CBS Channel 2, 2 pm on KMYU, and 3...
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USU's UWLP Sponsors Free Fall Women's Leadership Forum

The Utah State University Utah Women & Leadership Project (UWLP) sponsors a fireside chat with Utah Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson on women and leadership. The second annual Fall Women’s Leadership Forum is held Friday, Oct. 1, from noon to 1:15 p.m. on the USU Brigham City campus and virtually. The event is free.
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USU Recognized for its Commitment to Trees on Campus

Utah State University has been distinguished as a 2020 Tree Campus USA, as awarded by the Arbor Day Foundation. The national higher education program, launched in 2008, honors college and universities and recognizes excellence in campus tree management as well as student and community involvement. It is USU’s 11th consecutive year receiving the designation.
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