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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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DACA ruling: What does it mean for you?

The U’s Dream Center responds to a federal judge’s decision on the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Taking the Great Salt Lake Fringe Festival 2021 by storm

Alumni, faculty and current students of the College of Fine Arts will present numerous works during the festival.

Physician assistants’ vital role

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Utah Physician Assistant Program, one of the oldest PA education programs in the country.

What’s blooming in the garden right now?

Despite the heat, things are blooming and fruiting all throughout Red Butte Garden. Come visit today.

Women in dentistry

Although dentistry has traditionally been dominated by men, an increasing number of women are entering the field.

Children, COVID-19 and vaccines

Pediatricians and infectious disease doctors urge parents to vaccinate eligible children before returning to school.

U police take the 30×30 pledge

The initiative aims to increase the representation of women in police recruit classes to 30% by 2030.

Navajo baskets weave together generations

Learn about the ever-changing stories and tales highlighted in the Natural History Museum’s Navajo Basket Explorer.

3 finalists named in U presidential search

Public meetings with finalists Aug. 4; presidential appointment expected Aug. 5.

Humans of the U: Dave Titensor

“I’ve learned how important a well-rounded education and broader life experiences are to draw inspiration into my work.”

DACA ruling: What does it mean for you?

The U’s Dream Center responds to a federal judge’s decision on the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Taking the Great Salt Lake Fringe Festival 2021 by storm

Alumni, faculty and current students of the College of Fine Arts will present numerous works during the festival.

Physician assistants’ vital role

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Utah Physician Assistant Program, one of the oldest PA education programs in the country.

What’s blooming in the garden right now?

Despite the heat, things are blooming and fruiting all throughout Red Butte Garden. Come visit today.

Women in dentistry

Although dentistry has traditionally been dominated by men, an increasing number of women are entering the field.

Children, COVID-19 and vaccines

Pediatricians and infectious disease doctors urge parents to vaccinate eligible children before returning to school.

U police take the 30×30 pledge

The initiative aims to increase the representation of women in police recruit classes to 30% by 2030.

Navajo baskets weave together generations

Learn about the ever-changing stories and tales highlighted in the Natural History Museum’s Navajo Basket Explorer.

3 finalists named in U presidential search

Public meetings with finalists Aug. 4; presidential appointment expected Aug. 5.

Humans of the U: Dave Titensor

“I’ve learned how important a well-rounded education and broader life experiences are to draw inspiration into my work.”

DACA ruling: What does it mean for you?

The U’s Dream Center responds to a federal judge’s decision on the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Taking the Great Salt Lake Fringe Festival 2021 by storm

Alumni, faculty and current students of the College of Fine Arts will present numerous works during the festival.

Physician assistants’ vital role

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Utah Physician Assistant Program, one of the oldest PA education programs in the country.

What’s blooming in the garden right now?

Despite the heat, things are blooming and fruiting all throughout Red Butte Garden. Come visit today.

Women in dentistry

Although dentistry has traditionally been dominated by men, an increasing number of women are entering the field.

Children, COVID-19 and vaccines

Pediatricians and infectious disease doctors urge parents to vaccinate eligible children before returning to school.

U police take the 30×30 pledge

The initiative aims to increase the representation of women in police recruit classes to 30% by 2030.

Navajo baskets weave together generations

Learn about the ever-changing stories and tales highlighted in the Natural History Museum’s Navajo Basket Explorer.

3 finalists named in U presidential search

Public meetings with finalists Aug. 4; presidential appointment expected Aug. 5.

Humans of the U: Dave Titensor

“I’ve learned how important a well-rounded education and broader life experiences are to draw inspiration into my work.”

DACA ruling: What does it mean for you?

The U’s Dream Center responds to a federal judge’s decision on the status of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.

Taking the Great Salt Lake Fringe Festival 2021 by storm

Alumni, faculty and current students of the College of Fine Arts will present numerous works during the festival.

Physician assistants’ vital role

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Utah Physician Assistant Program, one of the oldest PA education programs in the country.

What’s blooming in the garden right now?

Despite the heat, things are blooming and fruiting all throughout Red Butte Garden. Come visit today.

Women in dentistry

Although dentistry has traditionally been dominated by men, an increasing number of women are entering the field.

Children, COVID-19 and vaccines

Pediatricians and infectious disease doctors urge parents to vaccinate eligible children before returning to school.

U police take the 30×30 pledge

The initiative aims to increase the representation of women in police recruit classes to 30% by 2030.

Navajo baskets weave together generations

Learn about the ever-changing stories and tales highlighted in the Natural History Museum’s Navajo Basket Explorer.

3 finalists named in U presidential search

Public meetings with finalists Aug. 4; presidential appointment expected Aug. 5.

Humans of the U: Dave Titensor

“I’ve learned how important a well-rounded education and broader life experiences are to draw inspiration into my work.”

 
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