Awards & Recognition

U of U 2020 Summer Olympians

Tokyo-bound for U Olympians

Meet the 10 athletes with ties to the U heading to the Summer Olympics.


Awardees of fall 2021 UMFA-Marriott Library Grants announced

These awards are part of ‚ÄúLandscape, Land Art and the American West.”


Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Award

Nominations are now open for the Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Award.


Kent A. Ono inducted into the International Communication Association Fellowship

Fellows are chosen by the strength of their distinguished scholarly contributions to the broad field of communication.


Atmospheric sciences professor Zhaoxia Pu selected for NOAA Science Advisory Board

Board advises NOAA leadership on strategies for research, education and science application.


Educational psychologist Janiece Pompa honored by American Psychological Association president

Award honors service to the field of psychology and to underserved communities.


New Campus Recreation director announced

John MacDonald has accepted the role of director of Campus Recreation Services at the U.


U wins top communication and fundraising awards

High praise for several publications on campus.


2021 Beckman Scholars

Rachel Jones and Sahar Kanishka of the School of Biological Sciences won the 2021 Beckman Scholars Award, a 15-month mentored research experience with a $21,000 stipend.


9 students win big at 2021 DECA competitions

Members were awarded more than 25 titles for their dedicated efforts.