Monthly Archives: December 2019

Weber State University

Weber State University Welcome, future Wildcats, to Weber State University! This campus in Ogden, Utah, serves the community as an 'educational leader, cultural center, and entertainment hub for the region'. There are over 225 certification and degree programs offered here, as well as 16 additional grad programs. Some popular majors here at Weber include Business,…
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Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery

Mary Elizabeth Dee Shaw Gallery The Shaw Gallery aspires to engage a diverse audience, create a sense of community, provide insight into the creative process, and challenge visitors to contemplate, discuss and understand the historical, social, and cultural context of contemporary art. - WSU Located within the DOVAD Kimball Visual Arts Building, a part of…
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Hill Aerospace Museum

Hill Aerospace Museum The Mission of the Hill Aerospace Museum is to Educate and inspire all ages through history, with a focus on the United States Air Force, Hill Air Force Base, Utah Aviation, and unique learning experiences. Welcome to the Hill Aerospace Museum, the free museum in Roy Utah that is a part of…
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Huntsville Astronomic and Lunar Observatory

Huntsville Astronomic and Lunar Observatory We are excited to share our view of the cosmos with you. While in the Ogden area take your group on an outer space adventure at the Huntsville Astronomic and Lunar Observatory, or HALO. Located at the Compass Rose Lodge in Huntsville, Utah, this observatory allows guests to 'view neighboring…
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Fort Buenaventura

Fort Buenaventura ...the fort symbolizes a period of western history that was the transition from nomadic ways of the Indian tribes and trappers to the first permanent settlers in the Great Basin. Welcome to West Ogden's Fort Buenaventura Park, the first permanent Anglo settlement in the Great Basin. First founded in 1846, For Buenaventura sits…
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Historic 25th Street

Historic 25th Street Ogden's Historic 25th Street, aka H25, aka Electric Alley, is Utah's premier historic district. Always known for being 'a bit on the rebellious side', H25 has seen it all, from brothels and bootleggers to brewpubs and art galleries! On Historic 25th Street your group will be able to enjoy a true 'mecca…
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Ogden Nature Center

Ogden Nature Center Each year the Ogden Nature Center brings more than 50,000 children, teachers, and adults together with nature through hands-on field classes. Welcome to the Ogden Nature Center, the 152-acre nature and education center that was first created in 1975. This nature center was actually the first one in the state of Utah!…
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Brigham Young University

Brigham Young University If you have any students interested in attending Brigham Young University in the future, or perhaps your group would just like to tour this iconic campus while in the area, we can set up a fantastic campus tour opportunity! Brigham Young University, or BYU, was founded, supported, and guided by the Church…
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Advice for Traveling Teacher Leaders from SYTA: Part 1

Advice for Traveling Teacher Leaders NOVEMBER 20, 2019 Written by Michael Bowers, Student Travel Safety Consultant, Travel Safety Solutions LLC. SYTA, the Student and Youth Travel Association, consistently works hard to ensure the student group travel industry is as safe, efficient, and educational as it can be, and their recent work with the Center for…
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Big Cottonwood Canyon

Big Cottonwood Canyon While in the area your group simply must stop at Big Cottonwood Canyon, the 15-mile long canyon located within the Wasatch Range, just about 12 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. [caption id="attachment_35749" align="alignright" width="425"] Big Cottonwood Canyon Pixabay Public Domain[/caption] This stunning natural area provides 'epic backcountry ski access, hiking and…
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