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Spanish Program Offers Study Abroad to Peru
Date: Sep 19, 2019, | Read time: 2 minutes
Southern Utah University’s Spanish Program has created a program that allows students to live, study, and intern abroad for a semester in Cusco, Peru. This program is one of the most customizable study abroad opportunities available at SUU, offering several different internship placements for a variety of interests.

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Student Builds Confidence and Pursues Leadership Through Polynesian Club
Date: Aug 29, 2019, | Read time: 2 minutes
When Aioise Talamoni, then shy and introverted, took her Southern Utah University campus tour, the first thing she asked was if there was an active Polynesian Club on campus. Talamoni was thrilled to learn about and immediately get involved with both the Polynesian Club and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion. The two have provided her with the network that helped her not only come out of her shell but also find her passion for leadership.

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Introducing SUU’s Student Body President: Jeff Carr
Date: Aug 8, 2019, | Read time: 3 minutes
“I wanted to be the student’s voice. I wanted to connect with the people who could fix their problems and let the administration know what the students of SUU face every day that perhaps isn’t obvious just looking at them,” said Carr.

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5 Questions for New Roommates
Date: Jul 8, 2019, | Read time: 3 minutes
College life is full of new experiences, not the least of which is living with a roommate. First-time roommates often have questions about what to expect and what to do when moving in with their new roommate. Here are answers to five of some of the most common questions freshmen or first-time roommates have.

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Community Involvement with Black Student Union
Date: Sep 5, 2019, | Read time: 2 minutes
The Black Student Union emphasizes community engagement with both Southern Utah University’s student body and the Cedar City community.

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Adjusting from a Mission to College Life
Date: Sep 3, 2019, | Read time: 4 minutes
A large portion of students attending Southern Utah University and other universities in Utah have served as missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. After serving a mission, the transition home can be difficult, and the transition into a busy college life can be even more challenging. Here are tips to help students adjust from serving a mission to college life.

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50 Things to Do as a Thunderbird
Date: May 7, 2018, | Read time: 2 minutes
Your search for things to do in southern Utah is over. Here is a list of 50+ things to do while you are a Thunderbird. From snow cones to ghosts to hiking adventures, there are plenty of things for T-Birds to do when they aren't in class or studying. Share this post on Facebook or Instagram to add your own ideas to the list!

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