COLLEGE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COLLEGE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Football group honors Super Bowl champ Bobby Wagner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57852264-77/football-utah-wagner-bowl.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57852264-77/football-utah-wagner-bowl.html.csp">Football group honors Super Bowl champ Bobby Wagner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T22:17:43.332-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 10:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orem • “Humble” was the operative word Tuesday night at the 20th annual scholar-leader-athlete banquet of the Utah Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame banquet at Utah Valley University. That was the word used by former Utah State football star and member of the Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks Bobby Wagner who earned the group’s Distinguished American Award. Juan Diego football coach John Colosimo and prep football official Bob Blair, who were honored for t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57852264@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:17:43 MDT Job market for college grads better but still weak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57849994-79/college-jobs-graduates-job.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57849994-79/college-jobs-graduates-job.html.csp">Job market for college grads better but still weak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL WISEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-22T15:50:47.934-06:00">Updated Apr 22, 2014 03:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • With college commencement ceremonies nearing, the government is offering a modest dose of good news for graduating seniors: The job market is brightening for new grads — a bit. But finding work — especially a dream job — remains tough for those just graduating. Many are settling for jobs outside their fields of study or for less pay than they’d expected or hoped for. The Labor Department on Tuesday said the unemployment rate for 2013 college graduates — defined as those ages 20 to 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578499942014-04-22T15:50:47.934-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-22T15:50:47.934-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57849994@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:50:47 MDT BYU football: Mendenhall says Stewart is No. 2 quarterback http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57747380-88/stewart-byu-hill-mendenhall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57747380-88/stewart-byu-hill-mendenhall.html.csp">BYU football: Mendenhall says Stewart is No. 2 quarterback</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:44:33.401-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Senior Christian Stewart has staked a claim to the backup quarterback job at BYU. Along with established starter Tayson Hill, Stewart wore a no-tackle green jersey during the Cougars’ 102-play scrimmage on Saturday at LaVell Edwards Stadium. After the 80-minute session, coach Bronco Mendenhall confirmed Stewart heads into the final week of spring practice as BYU’s No. 2 quarterback. The fight for the job has been especially noteworthy because last year’s backup, Ammon Olsen, is no longer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57747380@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:44:33 MDT BYU basketball: Carlino will graduate in June, transfer from BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57760612-88/byu-carlino-rose-matt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57760612-88/byu-carlino-rose-matt.html.csp">BYU basketball: Carlino will graduate in June, transfer from BYU</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T12:26:44.373-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 12:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Much-traveled guard Matt Carlino is traveling again. BYU’s mercurial junior playmaker announced Tuesday that he is transferring for his final season of eligibility. He did not say which institution he is transferring to, but he will be eligible immediately because he will graduate from BYU in June with a degree in recreation management and youth leadership. Carlino will be eligible to play at an institution that offers a graduate program that BYU does not offer. Carlino began his college...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57760612@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:26:44 MDT Monson: Would BYU-Provo ever drop sports? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57770433-88/byu-sports-monson-provo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57770433-88/byu-sports-monson-provo.html.csp">Monson: Would BYU-Provo ever drop sports?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T22:21:54.467-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 10:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">BYU is dropping sports. It’s shocking, but the school, after building a tradition of competitive teams for decades, is giving NCAA athletics the heave-ho because … well, the mission of the unique religious institution includes more important, more sweeping goals. Its real priorities lie elsewhere, especially as the rigors and costs, maybe the complexities and ramifications of modern college sports ride a rocket to a place BYU’s Board of Trustees no longer wants to go. That board, made up of lea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57770433@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 22:21:54 MDT BYU football: Stanford receiver transferring to BYU http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57786016-88/byu-football-receiver-nelson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/57786016-88/byu-football-receiver-nelson.html.csp">BYU football: Stanford receiver transferring to BYU</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:31:16-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Another receiver who spent most of his college career at another school is transferring to BYU. Monday, coach Bronco Mendenhall announced that receiver Keanu Nelson, who played sparingly at Stanford the past three seasons, will join BYU’s football team this fall. Nelson will graduate this spring with a degree in science, technology and society and will be immediately eligible to play for BYU for one year. Nelson, 5-foot-11, 184 lbs., saw action in five games for the Cardinal last fall as...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786016@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:16 MDT College basketball free agency? Transfer numbers are up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57838345-77/transfer-transfers-players-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57838345-77/transfer-transfers-players-college.html.csp">College basketball free agency? Transfer numbers are up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LUKE MEREDITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T22:12:52.785-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 10:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Des Moines, Iowa • One of the more remarkable aspects of Connecticut’s national title run was that potential star Rodney Purvis could only watch his Huskies’ teammates because of NCAA rules forcing transfers to sit out a year. “He’s like a Ferrari sitting in the garage that I can’t drive,” UConn coach Kevin Ollie said. Ollie isn’t the only coach watching their rosters fill up with players who have already made at least one stop at another college. A recent surge in transfers has turned the once-...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578383452014-04-18T22:12:52.785-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-18T22:12:52.785-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57838345@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:12:52 MDT Weber State signs two junior college players http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57837016-77/college-junior-players-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57837016-77/college-junior-players-season.html.csp">Weber State signs two junior college players</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T16:03:11.147-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 04:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden • Weber State has signed two junior college players, coach Randy Rahe announced Friday. Chris Golden is a 6-foot-2 guard guard from Otero Junior (Colo.) College. Jaelyn Johnson-Coston is a 6-foot-6 forward from Monroe (N.Y.) College. Both will play for the Wildcats next season and have two years of eligibility remaining. “We’re very excited about these players joining our program,” Rahe said. “They not only fit what we need on the court, but they are also both terrific fits for our program...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57837016@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:03:11 MDT Addition of NU's Jackson gives BYU more depth in secondary http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/57836368-65/jackson-byu-cougars-lot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/57836368-65/jackson-byu-cougars-lot.html.csp">Addition of NU's Jackson gives BYU more depth in secondary</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T12:48:50.332-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 12:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Another day, another senior from a high-profile college football program transferring to BYU. OK, that’s an exaggeration, but it sure feels like the Cougars are getting more than their share of transfers this year. Back in February, it was UTEP receiver Jordan Leslie and former Oregon receiver Devon Blackmon (by way of Riverside Community College) signing with BYU. Ten days ago, former Stanford receiver Keanu Nelson joined the fold. And Thursday, the Cougars landed Nebraska defensive back Harvey...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57836368@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:48:50 MDT This weekend on TV: Hurrah! 'Devious Maids' is back! http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57837058-63/abc-nbcsn-cbs-nbc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57837058-63/abc-nbcsn-cbs-nbc.html.csp">This weekend on TV: Hurrah! 'Devious Maids' is back!</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-18T15:19:01.952-06:00">Updated Apr 18, 2014 03:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here's a radical TV thought -- Devious Maids (Sunday, 8 and 9 p.m., Lifetime) might be better than writer/producer Marc Cherry's previous series, "Desperate Housewives." The two shows are very similar, with large casts and lots of plotlines centering on murder. But Cherry learned from the mistakes he made on "Housewives," so the plotting is better on "Maids." And it's hilarious.Oh, and former "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria - who is an executive producer of "Devious Maids" - directed Su...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57837058@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:19:01 MDT Utah basketball signs top junior college power forward Chris Reyes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57829818-89/reyes-junior-utah-basketball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/57829818-89/reyes-junior-utah-basketball.html.csp">Utah basketball signs top junior college power forward Chris Reyes</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T16:25:31.276-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">He signed with Saint Mary’s out of high school. He took a detour to Citrus Junior College, and became one of the best JUCO power forwards in the country. Now, Chris Reyes is back playing Division I basketball. The 6-foot-7 rising junior officially signed with Utah on Wednesday morning, becoming a Ute when he faxed over his letter of intent. With his signature, Reyes becomes the fourth member of Larry Krystkowiak’s recruiting class. “I’m really excited to join Utah,” Reyes said. “It’s an excellen...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57829818@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:31 MDT Sports on TV/radio, Friday, April 18 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833904-77/tgc-college-baseball-nbcsn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57833904-77/tgc-college-baseball-nbcsn.html.csp">Sports on TV/radio, Friday, April 18</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T22:09:42.074-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto racing • Formula One, practice for Chinese Grand Prix, midnight, NBCSN College baseball • UCLA at Utah, 5 p.m., Pac-12 Networks • LSU at Mississippi, 5:30 p.m., ESPNU • Loyola Marymount at BYU, 6 p.m., BYUtv College softball • Stanford at Utah, 3 p.m., Pac-12 Networks • Texas at Oklahoma, 7 p.m., ESPN2 Golf • European PGA Tour, Malaysian Open, 7 a.m. (tape), TGC • PGA Tour, The Heritage, 1 p.m., TGC • LPGA, LOTTE Championship, 4:30 p.m., TGC Major League Baseball • Atlanta at Ph...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57833904@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:09:42 MDT Thursday on TV: Is this the end for 'The Crazy Ones'? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57832629-63/nbc-crazy-fox-ones.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/tv/57832629-63/nbc-crazy-fox-ones.html.csp">Thursday on TV: Is this the end for 'The Crazy Ones'?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T12:31:02.596-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 12:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Crazy Ones (8 and 8:30 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2) ends its first season with a pair of original episodes. In the first, the team tries to save a library.In the second, the firm faces a buy-out, and Simon's (Robin Williams) ex-wife (Marilu Henner) holds the deciding vote. And, yes, this is the ex-wife who is the mother of Sydney (Sarah Michelle Gellar).The big question is whether there will be a second season for "The Crazy Ones." I hope so, but it's really iffy at this point.Elsewhere on TV ...College...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57832629@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:31:02 MDT Southern Utah basketball team signs junior college recruit Jeff Nibo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57828618-77/nibo-college-jeff-calif.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57828618-77/nibo-college-jeff-calif.html.csp">Southern Utah basketball team signs junior college recruit Jeff Nibo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T16:25:31.638-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • Southern Utah has signed 6-foot-5 wing Jeff Nibo of Chaffey (Calif.) College to a national letter-of-intent, coach Nick Robinson announced Wednesday. Nibo, who is from Inglewood, Calif., averaged 11.8 points and 4.3 rebounds last season. “We are excited to welcome Jeff as the newest member of the Thunderbirds,” Robinson said. “He comes from a great family … and brings needed experience to our program.” Nibo spent one season at Mt. San Antonio College before transferring to Chaffey. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828618@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:25:31 MDT Redesigned SAT aims for real-world applications http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57829020-68/college-test-sat-sample.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57829020-68/college-test-sat-sample.html.csp">Redesigned SAT aims for real-world applications</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T20:23:35.803-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 08:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Calculate the foreign exchange rate a vacationing American would pay in India. Estimate from a random sample the number of 18- to 34-year olds who voted for a candidate. These are sample questions from the newly redesigned SAT, which aims for more real-world applications and analysis from students. The College Board released the sample test questions on Wednesday, offering clues to how the revised college entrance exam, taken last year by 1.7 million students, will look when it rol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578290202014-04-16T20:23:35.803-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T20:23:35.803-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57829020@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:23:35 MDT Sports on TV/radio, Thursday, April 17 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57824758-77/nbcsn-tgc-baseball-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57824758-77/nbcsn-tgc-baseball-college.html.csp">Sports on TV/radio, Thursday, April 17</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:15:49.172-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television Auto racing • Formula One, practice for Chinese Grand Prix, midnight, NBCSN College baseball • UCLA at Utah, 5 p.m., Pac-12 Networks • LSU at Mississippi, 5:30 p.m., ESPNU • Loyola Marymount at BYU, 6 p.m., BYUtv College softball • Stanford at Utah, 3 p.m., Pac-12 Networks • Texas at Oklahoma, 7 p.m., ESPN2 Golf • European PGA Tour, Malaysian Open, 7 a.m. (tape), TGC • PGA Tour, The Heritage, 1 p.m., TGC • LPGA, LOTTE Championship, 4:30 p.m., TGC Major League Baseball • Atlanta at Ph...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57824758@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:15:49 MDT Utes get 2015 commit from California ATH Donzale Roddie http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57828298-59/roddie-howard-utes-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57828298-59/roddie-howard-utes-college.html.csp">Utes get 2015 commit from California ATH Donzale Roddie</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T15:08:02.623-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 03:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Most Los Angeles football players have two choices in mind for their future: UCLA or USC. Not Donzale Roddie. The Compton, Calif., native has had plenty of conversations with his coach about his future, and it doesn't surprise Paramount HS coach Matt Howard that one of his stars would choose the Utes as his college destination. "I knew he probably was going to take off," Howard said. "Every time we talked, it wasn't a situation in which he was worried about staying close to home." Utah football ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57828298@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:08:02 MDT College basketball: Arizona’s Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson opt for NBA draft http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57823792-77/johnson-arizona-coach-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57823792-77/johnson-arizona-coach-college.html.csp">College basketball: Arizona’s Aaron Gordon, Nick Johnson opt for NBA draft</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:59:52.351-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">college basketball • Aaron Gordon and Nick Johnson are leaving Arizona for the NBA. Gordon was named the Pac-12 freshman of the year after averaging 12.4 points and 8 rebounds per game. Johnson, a junior, earned numerous All-America honors and the Pac-12 player of year award. Johnson led Arizona with 16.3 points per game last season. • California hired Tennessee’s Cuonzo Martin as its coach Tuesday. Martin replaces Mike Montgomery, who retired last month. Martin went 63-41 in three seasons at ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57823792@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:59:52 MDT Utah teacher on leave after asking kids to list genitalia slang http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822890-78/williams-teacher-students-course.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822890-78/williams-teacher-students-course.html.csp">Utah teacher on leave after asking kids to list genitalia slang</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:03:07.878-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Weber High School teacher has been placed on paid leave after asking her students to name slang for genitalia as part of a lesson. Teacher Ashley Williams was placed on paid leave Friday after students brought the incident to the attention of school administrators, said Nate Taggart, a Weber District spokesman. The lesson was part of the course Adult Roles and Financial Literacy, a class that offers college credit to high-schoolers through concurrent enrollment, The district is investigating...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822890@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:03:07 MDT University of Utah names new architecture dean http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57819074-78/architecture-dean-moore-university.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57819074-78/architecture-dean-moore-university.html.csp">University of Utah names new architecture dean</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lindsay Whitehurst</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T22:31:56.248-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 10:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Utah has named Keith Diaz Moore from the University of Kansas as the new dean of the College of Architecture and Planning. Moore started a new doctoral program in architecture and promoted sustainable building efforts at the University of Kansas, where he has worked since 2006 and now serves as associate dean of graduate studies and as an associate professor of architecture. Ruth Watkins, senior vice president of academic affairs at the U., praised Moore’s “energetic and incl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57819074@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:31:56 MDT