Equity & Diversity

U to train adapted physical education and speech-language pathology professionals with $1M grant

U.S. Department of Education grant funds interdisciplinary training for professionals who support children experiencing disability.


Good Trouble: MLK Week 2021

Don’t miss the MLK Week 2021 events Jan. 18-23.


Mentoring is key for improving equity in research grant funding

Grant-writing mentoring can help scientists from underrepresented groups overcome research funding disparities.


Bringing astrobiology into prisons

U professor shows how astrobiology helps incarcerated people connect with science.


$1M grant helps U prepare teachers and therapists in deafblindness education

Special education teachers and occupational therapists will learn together how to meet deafblind students’ needs.


Top stories of 2020: History made at the University of Utah

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


Top stories of 2020: Our goal of an anti-racist campus

We want to highlight concrete actions we are taking to achieve our goal of an anti-racist 21st century campus grounded in equity and inclusion.


Correlating air quality, land use and socioeconomic status

High-resolution analysis reveals connections between economic and environmental disparities.


No-cost contraceptives for U students

A student-lead initiative has led to the opening of the new Campus Contraceptive Care Clinic.


University of Utah partners on initiative to fund equitable parks and green spaces

Alessandro Rigolon will co-design a multi-year funding program focused on increasing equitable access to parks and green spaces in low-income communities of color in urban areas across the U.S.