Equity & Diversity

Extraordinary black hole found in neighboring galaxy

At one hundred thousand solar masses, it is one of the only confirmed intermediate-mass black holes, an object that has long been sought by astronomers.


Mindfulness Center Spring 2022 programming

The following Mindfulness Center programs are open to all students, faculty and staff of the U community and are free, available in person and registration may be required to attend.


Fulbright celebrates 75 years of building bridges

In Fall 2021, the U welcomed its largest incoming class of “Fulbrighters.”


George Takei visit to the U postponed

Takei will now visit the U on April 21, 2022.


College of Education graduate student Cydney Caradonna inducted into Future Leaders Society

Cydney Caradonna developing leadership qualities in the College of Education’s Educational Leadership & Policy program.


red banner graphic with large text reading "The Power of Belonging." graphic also has the Friday Forums logo and the University of Utah Equity Diversity and Inclusion logo.

Friday Forum: The Power of Belonging

Join the next Friday Forum on Racism in Higher Education on Jan. 28, 2022.


sign outside the Transform office reads "ethnic studies, gender studies, disability studies," and a person walks down the hallway in front of the sign.

U awarded prestigious Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant

Funding will create an intersectional studies collective at the U.


MLK Week 2022: Becoming the beloved community

MLK Week is underway at the U! Check out the full list of events including the MLK evening with the arts, book discussion, keynote address and more.


Aerial photo of the John R. Park Building at the University of Utah

Action against racism on campus

Announcing the launch of the Presidential Commission on Equity and Belonging.


Scholarships available for studying underrepresented languages

Students who study other languages reap cognitive benefits and gain a competitive advantage in the job market.