USU and You is a weekly radio program prepared in partnership with USU and Evans Family Media with the goal of improving your overall wellbeing and enhancing your connection with our culture, community and environment
Parenting and Early Childhood Development
Latrisha Fall USU graduate in Family Consumer Human Development and Cristina Higgins master of science in human development and USU instructor, share insights on parenting and early childhood development. Here you'll learn tips on how to connect with your child, and skills needed to raise an emotionally intelligent child.
The sharp rise in technological advances has increased our productivity, greatly enhanced our learning and has drawn us closer together through better communication. There is however a downside. Technology is being used is ways that can harm our youth, invaded our privacy and manipulate society values and standards. USU's Instructional Technology Specialist, Tyson Simmons shares insights into the world of artificial intelligence. He provides valuable information on how to protect yourself and your families from harmful elements and he provides insights about the advantages technology brings to our professional and personal lives.
USU's Mark Chynoweth. Mark received his PhD in wildlife ecology and U of U. He shares his thoughts of human/wildlife conflict, invasive fish species, impacts on range health, forest health, recreational fishing and hunting.
USU Extension Office, Suzie Prevedel, Assistant Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences and Better Health Science Coordinator Ashley Stegeman, discuss healthy habits of preparing and handling of food at home or at work.
Tammy Taylor - Counseling and Psychological Services USU
Tammy Taylor has worked with domestic violence survivors, hospice, school settings, and taught courses at BYU-Idaho, and now CAPS at USU. Together we'll lean what grief is and how it plays a role in our lives, the stages of grief and mourning.
USU and You - Learn how Chemistry impacts our daily lives with USU's Dr. Mike Christiansen
USU Organic Chemistry Professor (PhD) Mike Christiansen AKA "The Electrifying USU Professor" shares his insights how Chemistry impacts our daily lives. This program discusses what Organic Chemistry is and the USU research now being done in this field to develop life saving pharmaceuticals. His friends and students lovingly refer to him as the "Electrifying USU Professor" because of the enthusiastic way he shares his love for Chemistry in the class room. We invite you to listen in to this session of USU and You, we are sure you'll find it both entertaining and informative.
USU Uintah Basin Director Dr. James Taylor received his doctorate on leadership and organizational behavior. During this episode of USU and You we discuss the aptitudes of a great leader and ways you can incorporate these skills to become more proficient at work and in your home.