SENIOR - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SENIOR News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) USU golfer earns national award http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58224851-55/america-golf-higham-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58224851-55/america-golf-higham-season.html.csp">USU golfer earns national award</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="2014-07-25T15:12:02.421-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 03:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The football team isn't the only one pulling in the awards and recognitions this week as Utah State's Tanner Higham has been named a Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar for the second time it was announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America. A senior from Shelley, Idaho, Higham boasts a GPA of 3.93 in nutrition, dietetics and food sciences. During the 2013-14 season, he played in 32 rounds with a scoring average of 73.28. He became the first Aggie to win a tournament since 1996 whe...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58224851@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:12:02 MDT Weber’s Florence, SUU’s Cowser named preseason all-Big Sky http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182829-77/named-preseason-sky-cowser.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182829-77/named-preseason-sky-cowser.html.csp">Weber’s Florence, SUU’s Cowser named preseason all-Big Sky</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:58:26.436-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City • Weber State cornerback Deon’tae Florence and Southern Utah defensive end James Cowser have been named to the Big Sky Conference’s preseason all-league team. Florence is a senior from Largo, Fla. He transferred from Boise State last season and finished second in the Big Sky in interceptions with four. He also broke up eight passes and had 30 tackles. Cowser is a 6-foot-4, 244-pound junior from Davis High School. He finished last season with 19 tackles-for-a-loss and 10.5 sacks — secon...</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> 58182829@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:58:26 MDT V.A.: 80 percent of senior executives got bonuses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58095138-68/bonuses-veterans-executives-senior.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58095138-68/bonuses-veterans-executives-senior.html.csp">V.A.: 80 percent of senior executives got bonuses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW DALY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T20:25:03.589-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 08:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Nearly 80 percent of senior executives at the Department of Veterans Affairs got performance bonuses last year despite widespread treatment delays and preventable deaths at V.A. hospitals and clinics, a top official said Friday. More than 350 V.A. executives were paid a total of $2.7 million in bonuses last year, said Gina Farrisee, assistant V.A. secretary for human resources and administration. That amount is down from about $3.4 million in bonuses paid in 2012, Farrisee said. Th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580951382014-06-20T20:25:03.589-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-20T20:25:03.589-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58095138@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 20:25:03 MDT Aggies on preseason team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58079886-55/senior-preseason-team-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58079886-55/senior-preseason-team-aggies.html.csp">Aggies on preseason team</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="2014-06-17T15:08:29.424-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 03:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies were well represented in Athlon's Sports 2014 Preseason all-Mountain West teams with eight players being selected, highlighted by the inclusion of quarterback Chuckie Keeton. Joining Keeton on the first team were senior linebacker Zach Vigil and junior linebacker Zach Vigil. Senior defensive end B.J. Larsen, senior safety Brian Suite, senior offensive tackle vein Whimpey and junior punt returner JoJo Natson were all named to the second-team and senior running back Joe Hill was selecte...</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> 58079886@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:08:29 MDT Ann Cannon: Baring it all! Confessions of a former high school senior http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58018570-223/shoulders-yearbook-senior-bow.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58018570-223/shoulders-yearbook-senior-bow.html.csp">Ann Cannon: Baring it all! Confessions of a former high school senior</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ann Cannon</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T14:17:28.476-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">So I don’t want to beat a dead horse, but . . . As a result of Wasatch High School’s recent yearbook scandal, I thumbed through my own senior yearbook this weekend — something I haven’t done for decades. I’m serious. High school was fine, but as soon as I graduated I never looked back. I can honestly say I never ever long for those by-gone days. But whatever. When I looked at all those classmates of mine, here’s what I saw. Lots of smiles. Lots of hair, facial and otherwise. Lots of dickeys an...</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> 58018570@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:17:28 MDT Letter: The two forms of senioritis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58002648-82/class-senioritis-realize-attention.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58002648-82/class-senioritis-realize-attention.html.csp">Letter: The two forms of senioritis</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T17:17:02.694-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 05:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">People always assume that senioritis means sluffing classes or school and never doing anything for your education when you are a senior in high school. But truth be told there is another form of senioritis. It’s the form that most seniors do take. We show up to class because if we don’t it kills our grade, but we just don’t pay attention. We either sleep through everything or just doodle on our “notes” that the rest of the class is taking. The worst part, though, is that people don’t really real...</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> 58002648@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 17:17:02 MDT