Equity & Diversity

Statement on racist and bias incident on campus

Racist and hateful behavior on our campus is an offense to our entire community.


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Recognizing our Native faculty, staff and students

Meet many of the outstanding Native members of our University of Utah community.


State of ASUU 2021-22

The Associated Students of the University of Utah’s Board of Academic Affairs held the annual State of the ASUU event.


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Advancing equity, diversity and inclusion in research

In nurturing a community in which everyone feels they belong, applying an equity, diversity and inclusion lens to research is critically important.


Meet the 2021-22 student leadership

The first all-female presidency in the university’s history is focused on improving campus accessibility, affordability, safety, solidarity and is working hard to affect positive change across campus and elevate student voices.


Humans of the U: Faith Bowman

“I seek to become a new healer, bridging the traditional knowledge of my community with the knowledge pioneered by investigating glucose metabolism.”


Wishing campus a happy Hanukkah 2021

The 2021 Hanukkah holiday begins at sundown on Sunday, Nov. 28 and is observed through sundown of Monday, Dec. 6. 


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Humans of the U: Srabani Karmakar

“Some things, the good and bad, never change wherever you live.”


‘Beacons of Change’ at the U

The 2021 Beacons of Excellence Award theme celebrated individuals and programs disrupting the status quo while creating positive change.


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MUSE to welcome George Takei to the U

The actor and activist will keynote this MUSE theme year on “Rebuilding.”