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Fall 2012

In Memoriam - Dr. Stephen R. Covey {1932 – 2012}

 "While his contributions to the world have been remarkable, we know he measured his success in the individual lives of those he taught. We are grateful for the time and effort he invested here with each of us sharing his insights, talking with our students and helping us refine a vision of the kind of leaders we can all be."

— Dean Douglas D. Anderson

"As a young business leader, Stephen Covey codified timeless leadership skills that have powered my business endeavors for over 33 years. He personified the ‘servant leader’ better than anyone I have ever encountered."

—John Miller, former CEO of National Beef

"Stephen was one of the world’s great human beings. His impact is incalculable and his influence will continue to inspire generations to come."

­— Bob Whitman, chairman and CEO of FranklinCovey

"Dr. Covey touched the lives of people around the world in very personal ways. He was an inspirational leader who was always a powerful voice for individual integrity, strong character, and extreme trustworthiness in every aspect of life."

— USU President Stan L. Albrecht