Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee meeting

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The Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee will have it’s monthly meeting on Aug. 27. Check out the attached agenda for details. . . . → Read More



2015 MESA Teacher of the Year

Jorge Ibanez was selected as the 2015 MESA Teacher of the Year.

Congratulations to Jorge Ibanez, 2015 MESA Teacher of the Year. Ibanez, a math and resource teacher at West Jordan Middle School, was presented with the honor during an award banquet in February. . . . → Read More



New State Science Specialist – Ricky Scott

Ricky Scott, USOE Science Specialist.

Meet the new Utah State Office of Education Science Specialist Ricky Scott. Welcome to the team. . . . → Read More



Utah MESA Prosthetic Arm Challenge

When I watched teams of students compete in an engineering challenge, I expected to be wowed by their designs… and I was. I didn’t expect to see competitors glowing like they were lit from the inside. Some of them were so excited, their judge had to wait for an opportunity to ask a question. . . . → Read More



Thank You, MESA/STEP Scholarship Donors

"Thank You" by Jen Collins/flickr

Thank you to the following donors of the MESA STEP scholarships. Every year local universities and chairs of the MESA Industry Advisory Council (IAC) award three types of scholarships to MESA students. Each scholarship recipient received $1,000. . . . → Read More



Coalition of Minorities Meeting

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The Utah Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) will be meeting April 24 at the Utah State Office of Education. See the full agenda for details. . . . → Read More



M.E.S.A. Students’ Winning Performance

Utah MESA teams at the national competition.

“You can move pretty much anything” says Asma Dahir, a ninth grader at Granite Park Jr. High School, adjusting the prosthetic hand on her right arm to demonstrate how the device works. One at a time, she picked up different objects in the classroom, a book, a stapler, a bottle of hand soap, and moved them from one place to another. “It’s really easy.” . . . → Read More



Run, Learn and Support Utah’s Students

Here is your chance to participate in a great event and help support students who are members of Utah’s MESA National Competition Team. Sign up today. You can register online. . . . → Read More



Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee Meeting

photo collage of minority students

The Utah State Board of Education Coalition of Minorities Advisory Committee (CMAC) will meet Oct. 25 at Utah State Office of Education from noon to 2 p.m. Items on the agenda include a presentation of the new Utah Comprehensive Assessment System (UCAS). . . . → Read More