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Staff parental leave benefit

Beginning Jan. 1, 2019, the U began offering full-time benefited staff paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child.

Make alternative transit time count

Emissions-saving challenges are most effective if participants make alternative transit fun, interesting or productive.

Catmull to receive Academy Award

U College of Engineering alum, Ed Catmull, the president of Pixar Animation and Walt Disney Animation whose technological advancements in computer animation revolutionized Hollywood movies, will be awarded his sixth scientific and technical Academy Award this February.

Chemistry in spaaaaace

An experiment sent engineered plants to the International Space Station.

Dust threatens to destroy Utah’s snow

Declining water levels in the Great Salt Lake contribute to snowmelt.

Why patient’s lie to their doctors

A U study shows fear of being judged and embarrassed are among the reasons.

Making Utah a trauma-informed state

College of Social Work playing key effort in helping state agencies understand how trauma informs behavior.

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CAMPUS HAPPENINGS

A message on the Derek Chauvin trial and jury deliberations

We are stronger together, and especially when we care for and support one another.

Humans of the U: Sarah Elizabeth Garza-Levitt

“I don’t want anyone else to struggle in silence in the ways that I did.”

Public anti-Black violence and the mental health of Black Americans

Black Americans reported more poor mental health days during weeks when two or more incidents of anti-Black violence occurred, and when national interest surrounding the events was higher.

Humans of the U: Stephanie Morgan

“The Educational Leadership and Policy graduate program has helped me to be a better leader. I have learned to unite others with a shared vision and how to shape and support a team culture.”

Addressing the climate crisis through art

Join Artivism for Earth on April 22. A virtual series of interdisciplinary collaborations from the University of Utah to find compassionate and creative solutions to the climate crisis.

Final Academic Senate recommendations for strategic reinvestment

The report and recommendations will be considered by the Academic Senate on April 26, 2021.

New University Safety website

The new site replaces the Department of Public Safety site.

Vaccines are available, get yours now

Vaccines will help us attain herd immunity.

EDI in all we do

Catch up on the campus-wide work being led by Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the U.

Honoring pandemic persistence

Announcing the 2020 Career Impact Award winners who have committed to prioritizing career and internship success for all U students.

A message on the Derek Chauvin trial and jury deliberations

We are stronger together, and especially when we care for and support one another.

Humans of the U: Sarah Elizabeth Garza-Levitt

“I don’t want anyone else to struggle in silence in the ways that I did.”

Public anti-Black violence and the mental health of Black Americans

Black Americans reported more poor mental health days during weeks when two or more incidents of anti-Black violence occurred, and when national interest surrounding the events was higher.

Humans of the U: Stephanie Morgan

“The Educational Leadership and Policy graduate program has helped me to be a better leader. I have learned to unite others with a shared vision and how to shape and support a team culture.”

Addressing the climate crisis through art

Join Artivism for Earth on April 22. A virtual series of interdisciplinary collaborations from the University of Utah to find compassionate and creative solutions to the climate crisis.

Final Academic Senate recommendations for strategic reinvestment

The report and recommendations will be considered by the Academic Senate on April 26, 2021.

New University Safety website

The new site replaces the Department of Public Safety site.

Vaccines are available, get yours now

Vaccines will help us attain herd immunity.

EDI in all we do

Catch up on the campus-wide work being led by Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the U.

Honoring pandemic persistence

Announcing the 2020 Career Impact Award winners who have committed to prioritizing career and internship success for all U students.

A message on the Derek Chauvin trial and jury deliberations

We are stronger together, and especially when we care for and support one another.

Humans of the U: Sarah Elizabeth Garza-Levitt

“I don’t want anyone else to struggle in silence in the ways that I did.”

Public anti-Black violence and the mental health of Black Americans

Black Americans reported more poor mental health days during weeks when two or more incidents of anti-Black violence occurred, and when national interest surrounding the events was higher.

Humans of the U: Stephanie Morgan

“The Educational Leadership and Policy graduate program has helped me to be a better leader. I have learned to unite others with a shared vision and how to shape and support a team culture.”

Addressing the climate crisis through art

Join Artivism for Earth on April 22. A virtual series of interdisciplinary collaborations from the University of Utah to find compassionate and creative solutions to the climate crisis.

Final Academic Senate recommendations for strategic reinvestment

The report and recommendations will be considered by the Academic Senate on April 26, 2021.

New University Safety website

The new site replaces the Department of Public Safety site.

Vaccines are available, get yours now

Vaccines will help us attain herd immunity.

EDI in all we do

Catch up on the campus-wide work being led by Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the U.

Honoring pandemic persistence

Announcing the 2020 Career Impact Award winners who have committed to prioritizing career and internship success for all U students.

A message on the Derek Chauvin trial and jury deliberations

We are stronger together, and especially when we care for and support one another.

Humans of the U: Sarah Elizabeth Garza-Levitt

“I don’t want anyone else to struggle in silence in the ways that I did.”

Public anti-Black violence and the mental health of Black Americans

Black Americans reported more poor mental health days during weeks when two or more incidents of anti-Black violence occurred, and when national interest surrounding the events was higher.

Humans of the U: Stephanie Morgan

“The Educational Leadership and Policy graduate program has helped me to be a better leader. I have learned to unite others with a shared vision and how to shape and support a team culture.”

Addressing the climate crisis through art

Join Artivism for Earth on April 22. A virtual series of interdisciplinary collaborations from the University of Utah to find compassionate and creative solutions to the climate crisis.

Final Academic Senate recommendations for strategic reinvestment

The report and recommendations will be considered by the Academic Senate on April 26, 2021.

New University Safety website

The new site replaces the Department of Public Safety site.

Vaccines are available, get yours now

Vaccines will help us attain herd immunity.

EDI in all we do

Catch up on the campus-wide work being led by Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the U.

Honoring pandemic persistence

Announcing the 2020 Career Impact Award winners who have committed to prioritizing career and internship success for all U students.

 
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