Recent Articles by Morgan Jacobsen
Published: Friday, November 27, 2015 4:00 pm MST
Utah State University and the University of Utah ranked among the top "most impressive" historic college campuses in the country in a recent report by College Value Online.
Published: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 3:00 pm MST
Lawmakers and education leaders are setting their sights on new funding and policies for early childhood education as they prepare for the 2016 legislative session convening in January.
Published: Monday, November 23, 2015 6:37 pm MST
Utah continues to have one of the youngest median marriage ages in the country, as well as one of the highest rates of children who live with both parents, according to data released Monday by the U.S. Census B...
Published: Monday, November 23, 2015 4:41 pm MST
Sen. Aaron Osmond, R-South Jordan, who was selected to be the next president of the Utah College of Applied Technology, has declined the new position after accepting a counteroffer from his current employer, th...
Published: Friday, November 20, 2015 6:36 pm MST
Echoing protests and demonstrations from racial tension on campuses across the country, students at the U. shared experiences and asked hard questions at the invitation of university leaders Friday.
Published: Friday, November 20, 2015 11:54 am MST
Yeah Samake, a former BYU student who is now Mali ambassador to India, said he was scheduled to stay at the hotel in Mali that was attacked by Islamic extremists early Friday but changed his mind before arrivin...
Published: Thursday, November 19, 2015 7:09 pm MST
Teachers discussed ways to help at-risk students at an education summit hosted Thursday by United Way of Salt Lake, the Salt Lake Chamber, Prosperity 2020 and the governor's office.
Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 6:28 pm MST
Rep. LaVar Christensen wants Utah lawmakers to have "open hearts and open minds" as the Legislature considers possible follow-up legislation to anti-discrimination and religious rights bills passed early this y...
Published: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 1:07 pm MST
Utah lawmakers next year may be changing the way charter schools are funded in the hope of improving equity between charters and district schools.
Published: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 8:43 pm MST
The Bountiful City Council voted Tuesday not to support a proposed land swap that would have exchanged two plots of private and U.S. Forest Service land on the outskirts of the city.