Two professors in the Department of Mathematics—Jonathan Chaika and Karl Schwede—have received Simons Fellows Awards in Mathematics from the Simons Foundation.
Awards & Recognition
Biomedical engineers to study how mucus plays a part in transferring coronaviruses from person to person.
New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2021 “Best Graduate Schools.”
The National Science Foundation awarded CAREER grants to five University of Utah researchers in various disciplines.
College of Engineering alumnus Ed Catmull, co-founder and former president of Pixar Animation Studios, will receive the ACM A.M. Turing Award, referred to as “the Nobel Prize of computing.”
Cozzarelli Prize, from the journal PNAS, honors papers of “outstanding scientific quality and originality.”
Ries was president of the medical staff for the University of Utah Hospital & Clinics and served as the clinical director of infectious diseases/HIV at U of U Health.
Her election took place on February 28, 2020 and her term will continue through November of 2021.
For the college’s 50th anniversary, it honored an alum from each of the past five decades.
Students who haven’t yet chosen a major are honored for making the Dean’s List.