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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.

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

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

 
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