From the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Winter 2012
Degrees to Everywhere

A Model for the Future

The merger of USU and the College of Eastern Utah was envisioned as a way of combining the strengths of two great institutions to bring higher education to all classes of people. Read More.

Outside the Wire

Outside the Wire

The state’s top journalist brings a new tone to JCOM. Read More.

Aiming High

Aiming High

One alumni’s journey from playing in the Spectrum to working in the NBA. Read More.

Memory Collectors

Memory Collectors

The class that archived an unimaginable moment in the nation’s histor.. Read More.

Adventures of the Unknown

Adventure of the Unknown

An award-winning teacher shows students what it takes out in the field. Read More.

Pushing for Reform

Pushing for Reform

One professor works to improve the health of a nation. Read More.

Building Self-Awareness Abroad

Building Self-Awarness Abroad

Melanie Peckham works as a behavioral therapist, specializing in individuals with severe disabilities. Read More.

Finding a Voice

Finding a Voice

Studying immigration is personal for Luz Maria Carreno. Read More.

Learning from the Past

Learning from the Past

John Brumbaugh believes historical research can help make sense of the present.
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On the Bookshelf

Finding History in Winter

A writer learns the history of a town by participating in its winter carnival


Steve Simms Captures the Utah Book Award


Lawrence Culver Wins Big at the Spur Awards


Faculty Books Published

from April 2011 to January 2012