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New book describes how modern Marines have returned to lessons from Vietnam

New book describes how modern Marines have returned to lessons from Vietnam

02/27/2019

Political Science Professor Jeannie Johnson's new book, 'The Marines, Counterinsurgency and Strategic Culture,' relates the Marine Corps' history since 1915, with special emphasis placed on the Combined Action Patrol formed during the Vietnam War.

DIY firearms: Poli Sci grad presents research on deadly 'ghost guns'

DIY firearms: Poli Sci grad presents research on deadly 'ghost guns'

02/14/2019

Tori Bodine, a USU political science grad working on a statistics degree, heads to Utah's Undergraduate Research Day at the State Capitol, to report on untraceable weapons created on a 3-D printer.

Poet Gunsberg welcomes ‘dangerous life' in Jan. 29 reading of new poems

Poet Gunsberg welcomes ‘dangerous life' in Jan. 29 reading of new poems

01/25/2019

Poet Gunsberg, assistant professor of English, reads from new collection of poems, "Welcome, Dangerous Life."

Prof. Cathy Bullock named as interim JCOM department head, replacing Hixson

Prof. Cathy Bullock named as interim JCOM department head, replacing Hixson

01/11/2019

Professor Cathy Bullock has been named interim department head of the Department of Journalism and Communication at USU, replacing Kim Hixson, who is leaving to be a dean at a Maryland University.

Young poet wins Utah’s top prize for original work in Spanish

Young poet wins Utah’s top prize for original work in Spanish

12/14/2018

Sophomore Carlos Andres Gutierrez Gutierrez, who is majoring in Spanish and Political Science, has won the Sor Juana Award, a Utah Humanities statewide prize for original writing in Spanish.

New faculty video: Comm Studies' Nicole Allen on the symbolism of calendars

New faculty video: Comm Studies' Nicole Allen on the symbolism of calendars

12/13/2018

Nicole Allen, a new assistant professor of Communication Studies at Utah State, offers her take on the commercialism of today's holidays.

Comm Studies’ John Seiter honored as a CHaSS Distinguished Professor

Comm Studies’ John Seiter honored as a CHaSS Distinguished Professor

12/12/2018

Comm Studies’ John Seiter has been honored as a CHaSS Distinguished Professor, an honorary title that reflects his consistent excellence in teaching and research.

Leading Mormon Studies scholar Patrick Mason named as USU’s Arrington Chair

Leading Mormon Studies scholar Patrick Mason named as USU’s Arrington Chair

12/07/2018

Patrick Q. Mason, a history professor who holds the Howard W. Hunter Chair of Mormon Studies at Claremont Graduate University, has been named the new Leonard J. Arrington Chair for Mormon History and Culture.

Why are there fewer women CEOs? Media seek answers from two USU researchers

Why are there fewer women CEOs? Media seek answers from two USU researchers

10/26/2018

Sociologists Christy Glass and Management Expert Alison Cook look at what's behind recent spate of resignations of big-company CEOs who are women.

Meet Alison Berg - CHaSS Legacy Award winner is changing the world one news story at a time

Meet Alison Berg - CHaSS Legacy Award winner is changing the world one news story at a time

06/29/2018

JCOM major Alison Berg received the CHaSS Legacy Award for courage in her student career and personal life.

Untangling the world

Untangling the world

06/29/2018

Aggies GO student analysts offer tools for making sense of crazy world events

Tiny tenants of Ray B. West: A feature, not a bug

Tiny tenants of Ray B. West: A feature, not a bug

06/29/2018

Generations of students in Ray B. West come to terms with boxelder bugs, maybe even grow to love them and the building

A path to understanding USU's best-known poet

A path to understanding USU's best-known poet

06/29/2018

A walk in her shoes: May Swenson Poetry Path maps Swenson sites in Logan and beyond

Research’s champion

Research’s champion

06/29/2018

English prof Joyce Kinkead earns USU’s top award for her scholarship and advocacy of student inquiry

BRIEFS: WHAT'S HAPPENING AROUND THE COLLEGE

BRIEFS: WHAT'S HAPPENING AROUND THE COLLEGE

06/29/2018

CHaSS briefs: Retiring professors, increasing research grants, growing MSW program and reception at the Embassy of Peru.

A Student of the Game

A Student of the Game

06/29/2018

He’s both a pro soccer referee and Spanish lit professor. The same skills apply.

Children in history: From the mouth of babes

Children in history: From the mouth of babes

06/29/2018

Those skeptical about children’s influence in the past need only read today’s headlines, says historian

A note from our development officer: The trials of tuition

A note from our development officer: The trials of tuition

06/29/2018

Justin Barton paid for his college tuition through scrimping and an occasional overnight in the park. He now wants to hear other stories of others' college hacks

Found an artifact on your hiking trail? Love it, and leave it

Found an artifact on your hiking trail? Love it, and leave it

06/29/2018

When you come across artifacts on the trail, leave it in place. And, oh, that old sliver of purple glass? It’s an artifact, too.

Branching out: Utah Supreme Court visits USU

Branching out: Utah Supreme Court visits USU

06/29/2018

Utah Supreme Court’s visit to Logan campus allows USU Tooele lecturer to see his daughter, the newest justice, at work

Bookshelf - Professor Paul Crumbley on Emily Dickinson

Bookshelf - Professor Paul Crumbley on Emily Dickinson

06/29/2018

English prof edits two journals on Dickinson, the anti-celebrity and environmentalist

VIRAL VISION

VIRAL VISION

06/29/2018

Viral-video creator Travis Chambers, JCOM grad, named in Forbes ‘30 Under 30’ young innovators

On The Hill

On The Hill

06/29/2018

Internships at Utah's Capitol Hill not only helps the students get a taste for their aspirations but actually makes Utahs governing body run smoother.

Classics - a classic itself

Classics - a classic itself

11/20/2017

For a language created centuries ago, Latin remains a dominant force

Taking Note

Taking Note

11/20/2017

Comm Studies grad parlays notebooks into brick-and-mortar schools

A woman in the ranks

A woman in the ranks

11/20/2017

Army ROTC cadet redefines ‘rank and file’

Research Abroad

Research Abroad

11/20/2017

Stories about different research abroad programs at CHaSS.

Bookshelf - How did World War I change us

Bookshelf - How did World War I change us

11/20/2017

A century later, book responds to still-unanswered questions about gender

Science of humans

Science of humans

11/20/2017

It rests right in the name of our college: Humanities and Social Sciences.

Shively & Willa Cather

Shively & Willa Cather

11/20/2017

English professor has role in nurturing American novelist’s continuing legacy

Branching Out - The Eagle then and now the students' voice

Branching Out - The Eagle then and now the students' voice

11/20/2017

Susan Polster, editor and mentor for 40 years of fledgling college journalists

Folk Life

Folk Life

11/20/2017

CHaSS folklorists and fans look forward each December to the year’s most feted event: The announcement of the Digital Trend of the Year.

Inquiring Minds - Who teaches the language teachers? I do.

Inquiring Minds - Who teaches the language teachers? I do.

11/20/2017

Maria Luisa Spicer-Escalante is a professor in spanish and linguistics. She is the 2016-2017 recipient of the Fulbright Scholar Program’s Garcia Robles Scholarship for global teachers of English as a foreign language. She taught in Mexico from January thr...

Folklore

Folklore

11/20/2017

The topic: Dude ranches. The place: The picturesque slopes of the Tetons.

Partnered with a professor. Better prepared for life.

Partnered with a professor. Better prepared for life.

11/20/2017

Faculty-Student Mentorship Grants end first year as a success.