The value of higher education for women in Utah

November 30, 2016
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ST. GEORGE, Utah - + Video– Whether a housewife or a woman working in a professional field, the value of higher education is essential. That’s according to Bonnie Jean Matheson Beesley who spoke at the Professional Women’s Luncheon hosted by the St. George Chamber of Commerce Wednesday at Dixie State University.

A homemaker herself, Beesley serves on Utah’s Education Task Force. Beesley stressed the importance of attaining a higher education degree. A graduate of the University of Utah with a BA in Linguistics, she worked after college as a computer programmer and systems analyst.