Arts & Humanities

U professor explores online indie cinema

Streaming services hold a wealth of interesting films, documentaries and series of all genres.

photo of the main entrance to the Tanner Humanities Building

A new way to apply second language skills

Discover how U students can apply their proficiency in a second language in a variety of majors.

Faculty selected for presidential leadership program

The program’s goal is to foster talented, emerging leaders with administrative potential.

Off season: A virtual fundraiser

This event is the first performance of its kind for UtahPresents.

Department of Theatre interim chair named

Associate professor and associate dean for research, Sydney Cheek-O’Donnell, Ph.D., comes to the role with a vast amount of well-earned support, respect and gratitude for her willingness to serve.

Anti-Racism Poetry Workshop

Student Leadership & Involvement is hosting an Anti-Racism Poetry Workshop with Utah’s Poet Laureate, Paisley Rekdal for the first 12 registrants.

graphic shows person exhausted by hearing about coronavirus constantly

U introduces two new courses focused on COVID-19

Courses explore communication challenges and mathematical modeling of the pandemic.

The show must go on: Youth summer theatre 2020

Many students were still committed to summer theatre, in whatever format it had to take.

Peabody Award win in the Department of Film & Media Arts

Emelie Mahdavian, producer-in-residence, is honored for her film “Midnight Traveler.”

book on a table titled, "How to be an antiracist" by Ibram X Kendi

Reading list: Understanding racism in America

The U’s Department of English compiled a list of books, graphic novels and poetry to help readers better understand and further explore racism in America.