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SUU to begin new general education program

Starting fall semester, SUU will implement a new general education program that will integrate course material and speed up students’ time in taking general education courses.

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Wilton named assistant volleyball coach

Friday, SUU head volleyball coach Craig Choate announced Mike Wilton would be the newest member of the volleyball coaching staff.

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Anderson defends title, track team wraps up conference championships

The Big Sky Championships came to an end Saturday and jumper Alex Anderson defended his conference championship in the triple jump to lead the SUU track team this weekend.

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SUU sports roundup May 10

Another SUU spring sport wrapped up its season after making an appearance in the Big Sky Tournament, while the men’s golf team landed four on the All-Big Sky list this past week.

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CSUS picks up blowout win to end SUU's season

The 2015 season came to an end for the SUU softball team Friday in Pocatello, Idaho after Sacramento State won 8–0, eliminating the T-Birds from the Big Sky Tournament.

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Bengals rout T-Birds in opening round

After taking a 3–1 lead in the top of the second, SUU surrendered 13 runs, including a game-ending grand slam, to fall 14–3 in the first round of the Big Sky Tournament Thursday in Pocatello, Idaho.

SUU cross-country and track and field ink 13 athletes

SUU head track and field and cross-country coach Eric Houle announced Monday the 2015-16 signing class, which features 13 new athletes.

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T-Birds set to open tournament with Bengals

Heading into the Big Sky Tournament, the SUU softball team is strapped with more confidence as it prepares for a first-round matchup with Idaho State.

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Cedar City LDS temple site announced

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Monday that the First Presidency approved the site and date of groundbreaking for the Cedar City, Utah Temple.

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SUU sports roundup May 3

There were not a lot of SUU sports in action this week with the SUU softball team clinching a playoff spot and a pair of distance runners setting record-breaking times in California.

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Jewkes, Hawks clock record-breaking times

The duo of distance runners Nate Jewkes and Hayden Hawks further solidified their mark in SUU history with a pair of record-breaking performances at the Payton Jordan Invitational.

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Nine-run inning blasts T-Birds into postseason

It took the SUU softball team only an hour and a half to secure the final spot in the Big Sky Tournament with a blowout win over Northern Colorado Saturday.

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Fire department responds to brush fire on I-15

The Cedar City Fire Department extinguished a brush fire on the Interstate 15 on-ramp at exit 59 Saturday afternoon around 2 p.m.

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T-Birds increase playoff chances with doubleheader sweep of Bears

The playoff race in the Big Sky got a little more interesting Friday after the SUU softball swept a doubleheader with Northern Colorado at Kathryn Berg Field.

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University Journal staff looks back at top stories of this year

The 2014-15 academic year has been full of stories that have either completely changed SUU or made the college experience a whole lot more fun.

Community fills Centrum for Back Up the Mountain

After months of work on SUU campus, at Brian Head and around Cedar City, the Back Up the Mountain docudrama about the founding of the Branch Agricultural College premiered in the Centrum Arena this past Thursday.

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Civil rights activist keynotes graduation

Reverend France A. Davis, a civil rights activist who marched with Martin Luther King Jr., will speak at SUU commencement this year.

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Concepcion, Booth finish in top 10 at BSC Championships

When the dust settled at the Greenhorn Creek Golf Course, the SUU men’s golf team finished in third at the Big Sky Championships with a pair of golfers finishing in the top 10.

A summer festival of wildflowers

Every summer for the past 10 years, Cedar Breaks National Monument hosts the Wildflower Festival. This year, Cedar Breaks celebrates its 10th festival July 4 through July 19.

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Top SUU athletes from past season

It’s that time of year again where we accept the daunting task of selecting who we believe are the top 10 athletes of the school year.