DIVORCING DRUGS AND VIOLENCE

Research by Shima Baughman, an associate professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, is part of discussions surrounding changes to mandatory minimum sentences involving nonviolent drug.

SNAIL VENOM: ALTERNATIVE TO OPIOIDS

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the U received a $10 million grant from the Department of Defense to identify new, natural compounds to develop non-opioid drugs for pain management.

WORD-WISE ABOUT WATER-WISE

Understanding differences in plant terminology is important for designing and maintaining successful low-water-use landscapes.

Staff parental leave benefit

Beginning Jan. 1, 2019, the U began offering full-time benefited staff paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child.

Deadly cocktail

A new study reveals the Utah opioid epidemic death toll includes an alarming number of new moms.