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News from the Nest                                                                                 July 2021
President Wyatt Accepts new Statewide Role
President Wyatt Accepts New Statewide Role
Utah System of Higher Education Commissioner Dave R. Woolstenhulme recently announced that President Scott L Wyatt will fill the new position of Senior Executive Director of Statewide Online Education within the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education, where he will run Utah’s new system-wide approach to online higher ed programming beginning on August 15, 2021. Good luck President, and thank you for all you have done for SUU!
Read More About His New Position
Listen to President Wyatt's Last Podcast as He Reflects on His Time at SUU
Douglas Emhoff Visit to Bryce Canyon
United States' Second Gentleman Visits SUU Interns at Bryce Canyon National Park
Douglas Emhoff, the husband of Vice President Kamala Harris, met with SUU student interns earlier this month during a visit to Bryce Canyon National Park. The students are part of the IIC partnership between SUU, various land management agencies and Native American tribes. Mr. Emhoff encouraged the students to continue their pursuit of a career in public service and especially the protection of America’s natural resources.
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The Yeti Project
Engineering Students Create Prosthetics for Best Friends Animal Society Pup
With the support of Bionic Pets and a generous donation from H/3 Foundation, three engineering students have designed prosthetic feet for a dog named Yeti, who lost part of his back limbs in a tragic accident as a puppy. 
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SUU Day at Lagoon
It's Almost Here!
Join us on August 7th for our final blowout of the summer. Whether you're screaming down Cannibal or relaxing in the water, it'll be fun for the whole family. Purchase your tickets early to guarantee the discount price.
Buy Your Tickets Here
T-Bird Tales
SUU Alumni History Project
Next year marks an exciting milestone for our Alma Mater: SUU's 125th Anniversary!  As a part of the celebration, we have partnered with Publishing Concepts (PCI) to help us collect and publish alumni stories. We are interested in your T-Bird Tales -experiences, reflections, stories and tributes - to include in the project and to help us preserve more of SUU’s history for generations to come. 
PCI will soon be contacting you via mail, phone or email asking you to participate and updating your contact information. We hope you will participate in the project, and please contact us if you have any questions
Learn More About the Oral History Project
https://www.suu.edu/everywhere/stories/lacie-jonas.html
Michael Kartchner
Christa Jensen Green
SUU to Everywhere
With more than 60,000 graduates, SUU alumni are everywhere in the world making a difference. Enjoy this glimpse of a few alumni, among thousands, who represent our alma mater so well.
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Koby Willis ('12), superintendent, Piute County School District, Junction, Utah.
Want an SUU Banner for Your Workplace?
We have one for you to hang in your classroom, office or business to show your SUU pride. All you need to do is send us an email requesting a banner. Please include where you work, your position and mailing address. Once a T-Bird, Always a T-Bird! 
Request Your SUU Banner Here
Upcoming Events
August 7: SUU Day at Lagoon. To guarantee the discount price, please purchase your tickets by August 5
September 7: Carter Carillon Tradition and the welcoming of SUU's newest Thunderbirds. Learn More.
September 20-25: SUU Homecoming. Mark your calendar and plan your trip back to Cedar City and SUU.
October 12: Thor's Thunder Classic. Our annual four-person scramble to be held at Sand Hollow Resort. Learn more about sponsorship and team options
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