Helping students ‘climb the mountain’ of higher education

The Deseret News – Morgan Jacobsen “SALT LAKE CITY — Fewer than half of Utah’s college freshmen graduate within six years of consecutive enrollment, many of them falling from the ranks before their sophomore year. Institutions measure this as...

Program introduces young students to STEM education

The Deseret News – Jasen Lee “SALT LAKE CITY — It may not be typical for a sixth-grader to want to pursue a career in teaching science or biochemistry, but Mary Maestas believes she has found an early passion. The 11-year old is one of about 250 second- to...