Outdoor Engagement Director Receives National Park Service Award

The National Park Service (NPS) recognized Southern Utah University’s Director of Outdoor Engagement, Dr. Briget Eastep, as a recipient of the 2016 Director’s Partnership Award. The Director’s Partnership Award is a distinguished honor from Jonathan B. Jarvis, director of the NPS.

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Southern Utah University’s Outdoor Education Series

Southern Utah University is sponsoring a free Outdoor Education Series starting September 15 and running through December 8. The one-hour lecture series will highlight outdoor opportunities from experts in the field. The OES is every other Thursday at 11:30 a.m. in the SUU Sharwan Smith Student Center Living Room (unless otherwise noted).

Southern Utah University Welcomes Award-Winning Writer and Filmmaker to Commemorate National Park Service Centennial

Southern Utah University and Cedar City Welcome Award-Winning Writer and Filmmaker to Commemorate National Park Service Centennial

Southern Utah University Partners with Great Basin National Park to Preserve the Dark Skies

Southern Utah University has partnered with Great Basin National Park to help preserve the night skies by building and operating the first research-grade telescope in a National Park. The observatory opened on August 25th as part of the National Park Service Centennial celebration.

Dixie National Forest, Southwest Wildlife Foundation, SUU Partner to host Cedar City BioBlitz Festival

The Dixie National Forest, Southwest Wildlife Foundation and Garth and Jerri Frehner Museum of Natural History at Southern Utah University with funding from National Geographic have partnered to host the first Cedar City BioBlitz at Cedar Canyon Nature Park August 26-27th.

University Wide Field Trip Celebrates the National Park Service Centennial

Southern Utah University will participate in the National Park Service Centennial on August 25 with an institutional wide effort, SUU Day in the Parks. The entire SUU community of students, faculty, and staff are invited to spend the centennial exploring the amazing parks and recreational areas surrounding campus.

Inaugural Exhibit at Southern Utah Museum of Art – Call for Artists

The Friends of SUMA (Southern Utah Museum of Art) are excited to announce a call for artists to submit their work for the inaugural show at SUMA, opening June 25, 2016.

Southern Utah University’s Semester in the Parks

Southern Utah University is making history this year by offering an entire semester in Bryce Canyon National Park.

SUU Declared Most Outdoorsy School in the Nation

Southern Utah University claimed the official title of 2015-2016 National Outdoor Champions. The Outdoor Nation On Campus Challenge declared SUU as this year’s winner, awarding SUU with the coveted title of The Most Outdoorsy School in the nation.