SUU Blog | T-Bird Nation

Author: Andrew Brown

Recent Posts

3 Reasons Why You Should Study Philosophy

Is philosophy an interesting class to round out a college schedule or is it something more? Is it a good choice for a major? Here are three reasons why you should consider studying philosophy:

Read More

President’s Podcast: Free Speech on Campus, Part 2

By Andrew Brown on January 04, 2019

in President's Corner

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

Read More

President’s Podcast: The Importance of Student Scholarships

By Andrew Brown on December 27, 2018

in President's Corner

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities. In Episode 40, President Scott L Wyatt and Professor Steve Meredith are joined by students Shana Bartell and Newman Kante to discuss how important scholarships have been in their educations.

Read More

President’s Podcast: Student Athletes

By Andrew Brown on December 05, 2018

in President's Corner

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities. In Episode 38, President Scott L. Wyatt and Professor Steve Meredith are joined by Cam Oluyitan and Angie Nickerson to discuss their experience as student athletes at Southern Utah University.

Read More

President’s Podcast: The First Thanksgiving

By Andrew Brown on November 21, 2018

in President's Corner

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities. In Episode 37, President Scott L Wyatt and Professor Steve Meredith discuss the origins of Thanksgiving. The story of Thanksgiving learned in school, and retold as folklore, is not the whole story.

Read More

President’s Podcast: Student Debt and Financial Planning

By Andrew Brown on November 19, 2018

in President's Corner

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities. In Episode 36, President Scott L. Wyatt and Professor Steve Meredith are joined by Dr. Roger LaMarca to discuss the risk-return ratio of student debt and ways to mitigate debt while getting an education. LaMarca is the executive director of enrollment management at Southern Utah University.

Read More

Meet Our Professors: Brandon Wiggins, Physics

Raised just outside of Cedar City in the small town of New Harmony, Brandon Wiggins graduated from Southern Utah University in 2012 with a degree in pure mathematics and received his Ph.D. in physics and astronomy from Brigham Young University. Wiggins knew he wanted to come back to SUU after completing his advanced degree and is now an assistant professor of physics in SUU's College of Science and Engineering.

Read More

President’s Podcast: Mental Health on Campus

By Andrew Brown on November 14, 2018

in President's Corner

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities. In Episode 34, President Scott L Wyatt and Professor Steve Meredith are joined by Dr. Michelle Vo to discuss mental health on campus. Dr. Vo is the director of the Student Wellness Program at the University of Utah medical school and is board certified in the specialties of general pediatrics, general psychiatry, and child and adolescent psychiatry.

Read More

President’s Podcast: Sowing Seeds for the Future

By Andrew Brown on November 06, 2018

in President's Corner

Solutions for Higher Education engages in deeper reflection of critical issues in the world of colleges and universities. In Episode 35, President Scott L Wyatt and Professor Steve Meredith are joined by Dr. Jackie Grant to discuss how forest fires impact the environment and change the landscape, as well as how seed collection can help in restoring forests. Grant is an assistant professor of biology at Southern Utah University as well as the director of the Garth and

Read More

President’s Podcast: The Pursuit of Happiness

By Andrew Brown on October 18, 2018

in President's Corner

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

Read More
     

Recent Posts