Press Releases

The press release is one way for Weber State University to reach out and tell the community unique, compelling stories about students, faculty and staff  — stories that illustrate the institution’s values, including the desire to engage the community and provide students with personalized learning experiences.

Since 2008, nearly 200 news releases have highlighted service to the community, the region, the state and the world. Below is just a sampling of releases by year.


Women's Marches Mark Only the Beginning, NOrthern Utah participants Say. Jan.

WSU President asks Trump to Rethink Travel Ban, Despite partisan email Rules. Feb.

WSU to Host Robotics Championship. Feb. 

Weber State Disability Support Program Sees Increased Enrollment and Interest. Feb. 

Utah Legislature Shows How to Govern Locally. March

400 High School Girls to Explore Technology Careers at WSU's She Tech. March

WSU Computer Science Professor Honored for Community Engagement/Lindquist Award. March 

Students Apply STEM Skills to Simulate Mars Mission. April

WSU's Interior Design Program Auctions Chairs for Charity. April 

Weber State Student Designs Habitat for Humanity House for Fellow Student. April

WSU Facilitates Service Abroad This Summer. May 

WSU to Hold Forum on Racism After White Nationalist Posters Found on Campus. Sep. 

WSU Language Matters Series Focus on Endangered Languages. Sep. 

Perfect Harmony Requires a Shared Stage. Sep. 

Expanding World Views Through Art. Sep. 

Women's Center confidentiality Status Furthers Fight Against Sexual Assault. Sep.

Expo Supports Students in Need. Sep. 

Ogden Immigrants Worry After Trump axes DACA. Sep. 

Panel Reacts to Civility on Weber State University Campus. Sep. 


WSU Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement. Jan. 

Community Marches for MLK Service Week. Jan.

WSU Software Class Develops Aps for Nonprofits. Feb.

WeberCan Competition to Offer Tasty Art. Feb.

Mike Moon and Leah Murray to Receive LIndquist Award. March

Building up to Bring Down Hunger. March

Food Drive to Help Weber Cares Pantry. April 

Local Students Compete in First Spanish Spelling Bee. April 

Wishing for a Specifically-Themed Painted Piano. April 

Best Buddies Changes Lives. Oct. 


New Community Education Center Part of Ogden 'College Town' Approach. March 

Hockey, Football and Soccer Benefit From New Sports Complex at WSU. March

Weber State's Nature Volunteers Work to Make a Difference. March 

Wight's WSU Priorities: Technology, affordability, diversity. March