Equity & Diversity

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.

Headshot of George Takei

MUSE to welcome George Takei to the U

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

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Evaluating community engagement

University Neighborhood Partners’ innovative approach to capturing the impact of its work.

2021 Inclusive Excellence Awardees

This award recognizes someone who exemplifies leadership in inclusive excellence in five categories.

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The digital divide

U researcher co-authors paper on disproportionate impacts of barriers to internet access.

Meligha Garfield named a 20 in their 20s honoree

The director of the University of Utah’s Black Cultural Center has been named a 2021 20 in their 20s honoree by Utah Business.

Body camera rules finalized

The Academic Senate passed the rule earlier this month.