Student Stories

Watch six students’ stories about how the Huntsman School changed their life trajectories. Whether you are a non-traditional student, coming from out of state, a music and art enthusiast, or anything in between, the Huntsman School has something for you.

Sami Ahmed

Sami Ahmed

Sami, who moved from Ethiopia as a child, was not the perfect student in high school. Find out how he changed his trajectory utilizing the Huntsman School and became USU’s Student Body President, twice.

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Meredith Richards

Meredith Richards

Meredith, originally from Upstate New York, had no intention of crossing the country to attend college. After learning about the Huntsman School and the opportunities she could have, she decided to make the move. Find out what opportunities convinced her to join the Aggie Family!

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Brock Hardcastle

Brock Hardcastle

Brock, a Cache Valley native, is using his Business degree to help expand his love of art and music. Find out how he is merging his two passions and learn about all the opportunities he’s had at the Huntsman School.

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Courtney Tyacke

Courtney Tyacke

Courtney has one goal: work for the Utah Jazz. Find out how the Huntsman School has helped her land her dream internship and reach her career goals.

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Ashley Morrey

Ashley Morrey

Ashley returned to school after years of being a stay at home mom. Hear about her journey returning to school and how the Huntsman School is helping her provide for her family and start a new life.

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Sam Nelson

Sam Nelson

Sam is a student-athlete for USU, and a member of the Huntsman Scholar Program. Originally planning on a career in medicine, the Huntsman School broadened his horizons. Watch as he discovers his passion for business and uses those principles to excel in his sport.

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