Be an active bystander

This third week of SafeU Month is focused on mental and emotional wellness—a call to have all U students, faculty and staff feel more connected to each other and to themselves. When you’re taking care of yourself first, you can be better prepared to care for others, including through bystander intervention.

Cybercrime isn’t cheap

Now more than ever, consumers spend increasing amounts of time on the internet—and lose an increasing amount of money to fraud, data breaches and other cybercrimes each year.

Artist and designer Maya Lin to speak at U

The Obert C. and Grace A. Tanner Humanities Center presents the 2019 Tanner Lecture on Human Values on Nov. 20.

What is social media’s role in stopping fake news?

The Lee E. Teitelbaum Utah Law Review Symposium at the U on Oct. 18 brings together leading journalists, scholars, thought leaders and social media executives to investigate problems arising from a changing media world.

The Arts and U

Enhance classroom teaching through class visits to the museum galleries and explore visual art objects in ways that illuminate course themes.

Supercross FIM World Championship coming to Utah

For the first time in 23 years, Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, in partnership with the Utah Sports Commission, has announced they will be moving the iconic racing circuit season finale event from Las Vegas to Utah

U conference brings muscular dystrophy families together

On Nov. 2, 2019, the Utah Program for Inherited Neuromuscular Disorders welcomes researchers, clinicians, patients and families living with muscular dystrophy.

ReACt Computational Mechanics & Sciences Workshop

The U and Los Alamos National Laboratory are organizing a workshop on computational mechanics and sciences geared towards women researchers, held at the U on Oct. 10-11, 2019.

The Threat Assessment Team

Because of Fall Break, this week’s SafeU theme focuses on staff readiness, which includes building a Threat Assessment Team—a group of staff dedicated to addressing imminent threats to campus, from both inside and outside the university.

Birth of the internet

The U’s School of Computing celebrates the 50th anniversary of its contribution to the launch of the internet.