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U-led consortium improves medical device design

The effectiveness of medical devices comes down to one simple question: Is it usable or not? A U-led consortium helps manufacturers design more usable devices.


A man on an urban street wearing a surgical facemask

How COVID-19 impacts economies

Widespread disease affects economic supply and demand and may have long-lasting impacts.


A view over a hazy city stretching into the horizon.

NASA satellite offers urban carbon dioxide insights

Using data from NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2, researchers found connections between the population density of cities and how much carbon dioxide they produce per person.


Going super small to get super strong metals

Experiments challenge long-held assumptions about the strength of metals.


The Wheels of Winter

It’s snow season, and freezing temperatures are the norm, but that doesn’t mean you have to hang up your bike.


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Water towers at risk as glaciers recede

Research provides new insight on mountain glacier-derived water resource systems, impacting up to 1.9 billion people globally.


A decade of international friendships

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Global Campus Program, a partnership among the U’s Office for Global Engagement, Granite School District and Incheon International High School in South Korea.


September Communications Council


Campus-wide alert about attempted sexual assault

Campus police are following up on leads in the case and seeking the public’s help in locating a suspect and vehicle.