Alumni

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The wilderness idea

How a letter from a U alum helped to open up millions of acres of land to the public.


U Remembers: ‘Breaking the Silence’

U Remembers 2021 aims to foster a deeper understanding of the Holocaust and inspire community members to combat the rise of antisemitism and white supremacy by moving from bystanders to active participants.


U expands partnerships in Pakistan

A three-year MOU has been signed with Swat University of Engineering and Technology in Pakistan to improve engineering education in the region.


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How to build your U crew

As the COVID-19 pandemic reaches the one-year mark, it is vital for our community to remain diligent.


Lives of impact and inspiration

On Feb. 25, the U family celebrated a fantastic group of honorees at a virtual Founders Day event.


Perseverance Rover’s journey to Mars

U alum Thomas Stucky, a KBRwyle engineer at NASA’s Ames Research Center, talked about NASA’s mission to search for life on Mars—and prepare for future human explorers.


Founders Day 2021

Register now for the virtual event, which includes six short videos honoring each of these accomplished and inspirational alumni.


U Giving Day: Raising critical emergency funds

Help the U imagine more together Feb. 23-24 by making a gift, spreading the word or participating in a challenge or event.


University of Utah new home for national leadership development program

New Leadership Academy Fellows Program aims to center the necessary work of equity, diversity and inclusion in leadership for higher education.


Transformative Voices

Meet the five co-founders of the U’s Black Cultural Center.