Awards & Recognition

City & Metropolitan Planning students win big

College of Architecture + Planning students achieved high recognition at the American Planning Association’s Utah Chapter Virtual Awards.


New leader named for SCI Institute

Cyberinfrastructure and data science expert joins internationally ranked visualization group.


Honoring the director of Fraternity and Sorority Life

Jess Turuc received the prestigious Sue Kraft Fussell Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors.


Fellows fighting cancer at Huntsman Cancer Institute

Nine new cancer researchers will receive funding through the 5 For The Fight Cancer Research Fellowship.


University Staff Excellence Awards

The eight winners are being recognized for their contributions to the university.


History made at the University of Utah

The U welcomes its largest, most diverse freshman class and sets a record-high enrollment.


Oleg Starykh elected fellow of the American Physical Society

The APS Fellowship Program recognizes members who have made exceptional contributions to the physics enterprise in research, applications, leadership, service or significant contributions to physics education.


landscape photo of DESRI's Hunter Solar site in Emery County, Utah set against mountains and blue sky

The U reaches 71% renewable energy

A new solar energy contract drastically reduces the university’s carbon footprint.


University of Utah Magazine takes home top honors

The recently redesigned and relaunched publication has received several top prizes and recognitions for its most recent issues.


Versatile test reactor key to next generation nuclear power

Michael Simpson and collaborators are designing a test vehicle that would circulate molten salt to mimic how it would circulate through a real-world reactor.