SUU Blog | T-Bird Nation

Medical Services in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 29, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City has plenty of medical services to help you when you need a basic check-up or instant care. 

Read More

Meet Our Professors: Jason Kaiser, Geology

Straight from earning his Ph.D. in 2014, Dr. Jason Kaiser came to Southern Utah University with a literal understanding of the world and how it works. As an Assistant Professor of Geology in the Department of Physical Science, Kaiser's classroom is rich and dynamic, incorporating his global research into the curriculum.

Read More

Athletic Training Student Named College of Education and Human Development Valedictorian

Roy, Utah native Steven Hadley has always had a love for the world of athletics. His enjoyment of basketball, football, fishing, hiking, and spending time outdoors lead to his pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in athletic training. Though he began his college career at Snow College, he chose to transfer to Southern Utah University after attending to a recruiting fair and being offered a scholarship.

Read More

Requesting a Tutor at SUU

By Parker Hess on June 27, 2018

in Campus Resources

In your college career you may encounter a class or two that could prove more challenging than expected, resulting in you needing a little extra bit of assistance. At Southern Utah University you can always ask for help at the Tutoring Center.

Read More

5 Tips for Proper Trail Etiquette

By Kevin Koontz on June 27, 2018

in Outdoors

As the value and benefits of outdoor recreation become more recognized, we continue to see an upsurge in people flocking to public lands. Visitation to National Parks, State Parks, Forest Service lands, and Bureau of Land Management areas have steadily increased year after year.  

Read More

6 Things You Didn’t Know You Needed to Bring to College

By Lexi Carter on June 26, 2018

in Housing, High School

The idea of packing for your first semester at college can be overwhelming. What to take, what not to take? There are plenty of expansive lists online for college packing (like this Digital Packing List For Freshman), and there are a few specific items you may not realize you need for college living.

Read More

New Student Checklist for Incoming Freshmen

By Southern Utah University on June 26, 2018

WHAT IS THE NEW STUDENT CHECKLIST?

Read More

Public Policy in the United Kingdom

Studying abroad provides the opportunity to take education out of the classroom and into the world. Students are able to learn from different cultures, find new interests, serve, improve language skills, make lifelong friends and become more prepared to help solve future global challenges.

Read More

La Fundación de SUU

By Lexi Carter on June 25, 2018

in Recursos en Español

En los anales de la educación superior estadounidense, no hay una fundación más dramática de una escuela que la concedida a Southern Utah University, ni un ejemplo más llamativo del alcance del compromiso de los primeros pioneros de Utah con la causa de la educación. La primera Legislatura estatal después de la estadidad de Utah autorizó a una sucursal de la escuela de capacitación docente del estado a ubicarse en el sur de Utah, pero la comunidad así seleccionada

Read More

Mechanics in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 24, 2018

in Cedar City

If you’re ever in need of some car help, Cedar City has you covered! Home to 16 different auto service shops, there’s always someone to help with any need!

Read More

Gyms/Fitness in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 21, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City is home to several fantastic gyms and fitness clubs. Here are 14 you’ll want to check out!

Read More

Specialty/Dessert Spots in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 20, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City is home to over 100 different restaurant and food options, from familiar favorites to local treasures. If you’re craving a sweet treat, visit one of these places in Cedar City!

Read More

Food Trucks in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 20, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City is home to over 100 different restaurant and food options, from familiar favorites to local treasures. If you’re looking for unique food truck food, here are 14 you’ll want to check out!

Read More

Online Orientation for Incoming Freshmen

By Southern Utah University on June 19, 2018

in High School

WHAT IS ONLINE ORIENTATION?

Read More

Grocery Stores in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 19, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City offers a number of different options for your grocery needs, ranging from recognizable favorites to locally owned stores. Whether you’re searching for exotic spices or locally grown produce, here are 5 stores you’ll want to check out!

Read More

What is the First-Year Experience Office?

By Southern Utah University on June 16, 2018

in High School

Adjusting to college can be tricky; let us help you!

Read More

Festivals in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 15, 2018

in Cedar City

Dubbed “Festival City, USA”, Cedar City is home to a variety of different festivals and celebrations, taking place throughout the year. Ranging from world-class theatre to celebrations of local culture, here are 8 events you won’t want to miss!

Read More

Southern Utah University Student Association

By Parker Hess on June 13, 2018

When you come to SUU, you are automatically enrolled of the biggest organization on campus called, the Southern Utah University Student Association or SUUSA for short. The best part is that you don't have to sign up, interview or audition for it--you only have to be a student at SUU. This organization is full of dedicated student leaders who are elected and appointed to carry out a wide variety of functions. SUUSA is amazing because not only will the help better your

Read More

How Your Student Success Advisor Can Help You in School

By Southern Utah University on June 12, 2018

We are here to help you succeed!

Read More

Staying Safe in the Outdoors This Summer

Summer is here and outdoor enthusiasts are ready to hit the trails, explore the backcountry and spend some time in nature. As you prepare for your next outdoor adventure, Dr. Kelly Goonan, Program Coordinator and Assistant Professor of Outdoor Recreation at Southern Utah University has a few tips to stay safe and happy.

Read More

Entertainment in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 08, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City has plenty of fun and exciting things to do, for both college students and locals alike! From art museums to underwater adventures, there’s something for everyone. Here are 7 places you’ll want to check out!

Read More

3 Reasons To Be Involved On Campus

It’s no secret that student life on a college campus is more than attending classes, studying for tests, and catching up on sleep. It is also about creating an experience that is unique to you. The best way to maximize your student life is to get involved and join a club or organization, which can open up a world of benefits to students like leadership opportunities, chances to try new things, and new friendships.

Read More

World Long Drive Competitor to Host Longest Drive Competition

Katherine “Katie” Wills, Southern Utah University golf team member and longest drive competitor, is set to host the longest drive competition at the Utah Summer Games Golf Tournament on June 15.

Read More

Italian Restaurants in Cedar City

By Parker Rawlins on June 05, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City is home to over 100 different restaurant and food options, from familiar favorites to local treasures. If you’re craving some Italian cuisine, here are some spots you’ll want to check out!

Read More

President's Podcast: A Deadly Wandering (Parts 1 & 2)

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities.

Read More

SUU Student Digs Geology

Students at Southern Utah University often have a front row seat to some of the greatest experiential learning available. Mackenzie Cope, a geology major and senior from West Valley City, Utah, had the opportunity to experience this first hand.

Read More

Meet Our Professors: Briget Eastep, Outdoor Recreation

Dr. Briget Eastep, Southern Utah University’s Director of Outdoor Engagement, began her career as an outdoor educator in 1991 as a Ranger at Philmont Boy Scout Ranch in New Mexico. She is now an associate professor for outdoor recreation who works with campus and community partners to broaden opportunities in service learning and experiential education. Under her tutelage students gain involvement and leadership skills while giving back to their local public lands.

Read More

Cedar City Resource Guide

By Parker Rawlins on June 01, 2018

in Cedar City

Cedar City has a variety of resources available to its residents. From mechanics to festivals, we’ve compiled listings of all the resources you may need while living in Cedar City or just passing through.

Read More
     

Recent Posts