Utah System of Higher Education
Nominate a student, teacher, principal, counselor or community mentor for the first annual Utah STEM Innovation Awards!
STEMI Awards - Welcome to STEM
Introducing the STEM Innovation Awards. These awards are for anyone. They’re for kids. They’re for teachers. They’re for counselors, principals and industry mentors who are passionate about making sure we prepare kids for tomorrow’s exciting careers. Utah needs more scientists, technicians, engineer…
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 5:09 pm
Parents: Checkout this really useful Info Graphic on the FAFSA!
Parents: Tips To Help Your Child Complete the FAFSA | ED.gov Blog
Parents: Tips To Help Your Child Complete the FAFSA If you’re a parent of a college-bound child, the financial aid process can seem a bit overwhelming. Who’s considered the parent? Who do you include in household size? How do assets and tax filing fit into the process? Does this have to be done ev…
Posted on 27 February 2015 | 4:37 pm
A 1,2, or 4-year college credential can position your for the best opportunities! #StepUptoHigherEducation #USHE
Education key to eradicating poverty in Utah, report says
Poverty in Utah is real, a new report by Community Action Partnership of Utah says. Education, earning a living wage and access to health care are keys in addressing poverty, the report says.
Posted on 25 February 2015 | 4:14 pm
University of Utah TRIO
Celebrate National TRIO Day with the U of U TRIO TEAM!
Posted on 24 February 2015 | 8:24 pm
For family and friends in Utah: If you don’t have a college savings account for your kids, now is a great time to open one. When you open an account with the Utah Educational Savings Plan (UESP) at uesp.org beginning November 25 and by December 30, 2011, enter promotion code 1112HOL, and contribute at least $25, Zions Bank will match the first $25 you contribute to your account. To qualify for the match, you and the beneficiary must both be new to UESP, and you both must be Utah residents.
Posted on 28 November 2011 | 7:01 pm
From the Salt Lake Tribune, Every penny counts when it comes to financing a college education. One of the best ways to help cover the costs remains a scholarship.
Posted on 2 November 2011 | 3:45 pm
StepUP to your dreams, StepUP to higher education in Utah
Posted on 20 October 2011 | 3:48 pm
Dance your… Ph.D. off.
In 2008, archeologist Brian Stewart began what has become something of a cult competition among young scientists: the “Dance Your Ph.D. Contest.”
This year, 55 Ph.D. theses with names like “Carbon Nanotube Growth on Challenging Substrates” or “Cosmological Simulations of Galactic Disc Assembly” were turned into experimental dance by their authors, videotaped and then judged.
Posted on 19 October 2011 | 3:46 pm