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TRANSFORMATION STORIES
USU Eastern - Transforming Lives for Good

Utah State University Eastern provides life changing experiences for students in all stages of life. The stories below illustrate how USU Eastern has Transformed Lives for Good.

Meagan Roach

There Are No Long Shots

Ryan Cano - Pre-Med 
Cano spent two summers at the Utah Rural Health Scholar’s Health Career Exploration Camp and remembers a second-year medical student from the Mayo Medical School say, “there are no long shots, only unprepared shooters.” Those words made an impression on him. Read more...

Meagan Roach

Happiness by Design

Meagan Roach - Graphic Design
“I don’t measure happiness by moments or in singular points in time,” she says. “In the overall picture of life, I think my smile is less from happiness and more from simple gratitude of everyday people and things.” Read more...

Mario Alaniz

Mario's Story

Mario Alaniz - Center for Workforce Development
“This support system has helped me progress in tremendous ways,” he says. “I have been able to change the direction of my life in a very positive and dramatic way.” Read more...

Josie Slade

From Awkward to Confident

Josie Slade - Communications/Journalism
"USUE taught me that I can be who I am without fear of being judged." Read more...