Homepage 2020 Covid 19 Clearing the air at holiday gatherings Not eating? Keep your mask on. Read More Covid 19 Traveling in times of COVID If you plan to travel outside of Utah, check state websites for any restrictions and avoiding public transportation when possible. Read More Students What if my pre-Thanksgiving COVID test is positive? Stay connected and engaged during a possible quarantine this holiday season with these ideas. Read More Arts & Humanities The masked singers of the U How an innovative and creative couple made singing safe for opera students in the time of COVID. Read More Research The secret social lives of giant poisonous rats The African crested rat’s fur is packed with a poison so lethal just a few miligrams can kill a human. Biologists confirmed where it gets its poison, and uncovered an unexpected social life. Read More Research Air pollution costs Utahns billions annually and shortens life expectancy by two years New study reveals the cost of air pollution for Utahns’ health and pocketbooks Read More Awards & Recognition U named ‘Innovation and Economic Prosperity University’ The APLU designation recognizes universities that promote growth, innovation and economic development in their regions. Read More Science & Technology Community helps scientists evaluate wildfire smoke forecasts Community air quality sensors help scientists improve forecasts of smoke in the air during wildfires. Read More View All Featured Articles Campus Happenings Humans of the U Humans of the U: Kimberley Shoaf "I wanted to do something that would make a larger impact and focus on the health of the population." Read More Sustainability Continuing to Recycle Rice-Eccles COVID-style Many of us don’t realize how much waste our day-to-day life can generate, so here are a few suggestions to make your virtual tailgate a little less wasteful. Read More Alumni Recognizing distiguished and honorary alumni This year’s event will be held virtually on Feb. 25, 2021. Read More Students It could help U too How a generous scholarship is impacting individuals, families and generations. Read More Announcements Gift gards for 2020 Pioneer Theatre Company We can’t offer you theatre today but we can offer you an incentive to return to theatre tomorrow thanks to a CARES Act grant. U staff discount at the NHMU store Discounts run Dec. 1-24, 2020. Support the U on #GivingTuesday Every little bit helps. View All Announcements Campus Resources University of Utah Athletics Construction & Commuter Updates Research Resources Workplace Safety Community Forum University of Utah Health Get The Latest Powered by Juicer Sign Up Sign up here to receive our weekly newsletter.