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Lack of interest in the profession of teaching leads to major shortage in Utah schools

SALT LAKE CITY – A drop in enrollment at some Utah colleges and universities means fewer teachers to choose from for your child’s class. Utah isn’t immune to the teacher shortage crisis facing the country, forcing the state to come up with creative solutions to make the profession relevant again. 310 more words


U of U and BYU warn students after FBI alert regarding loan payment scam

SALT LAKE CITY — Colleges around the state have a warning after the FBI sent out an alert regarding a scam targeting students.

The callers in this scam, the FBI reports, spoof the telephone number on the caller ID and then ask the student to repay a student loan. 334 more words


Football programs in Utah announce signing classes for 2016

UTAH — The University of Utah, Utah State University, Weber State University and Brigham Young University all released details regarding their signing classes for the 2016 season Wednesday. 674 more words


U. of Utah students help provide math tutoring via new MathElf app

An app can tell you your heart rate, remind you to eat breakfast and soon, it will be able to do your math homework.

The MathElf app for iPads is an on-demand math tutoring application that covers pre-algebra to calculus. 511 more words


Utah makes list of top 10 states when it comes to green buildings

SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to elections, Utah is one of the reddest states in the nation, but, as Fox 13’s Bob Evans tells us, the Beehive State is one of the greenest as well. 373 more words


Kyle Whittingham signs two-year extension to stay with U of U through 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — University of Utah Head Football Coach Kyle Whittingham will stay with the Utes through the 2020 season, according to an announcement made Friday. 207 more words


'Nerd-mobile' among tools Utah researchers using to study inversions

SALT LAKE CITY — Most of us dread the inversion, but researchers like Ryan Bares with the University of Utah hope the inversion settles in, so they can study how it works. 290 more words