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First Dark Sky Studies minor in the U.S.

Keck Foundation awards $250,000 to fund the transdisciplinary program.

E-Bikes on campus

An e-bike is your department’s solution to improve employee health and air quality.

Sundance sponsor

Ten ways the U is teaming up with the Sundance Film Festival.

Vicente Fox to speak at Kingsbury Hall

Tanner Humanities Center, in partnership with the World Trade Center Utah, will host former president of Mexico on Feb. 12.

Key to a long life: Genes

Utah population database plays a key role in new finding.

‘Miracle Material’ put to the test

U physicist Valy Vardeny builds machines for an emerging field of next-generation electronics, called spintronics.

Art is a right—not a Luxury

U art class to unveil and dedicate nine murals in Murray, Utah.

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How will Utah’s 2024 diversity, equity and inclusion law impact campus?

Utah lawmakers adopted HB 261, “Equal Opportunity Initiatives,” prohibiting state higher education institutions from relying on certain individual characteristics in decisions regarding aspects of employment or education.

How to tell geologic time in the Triassic Period

Reporting from Argentina expedition, NHMU paleontologist Randy Irmis describes using zircon crystals to pinpoint age of sediments crucial for understanding Triassic fossils in the Southern Hemisphere.

Black carbon sensor could fill massive monitoring gaps

Black carbon is one of the most hazardous air pollutants. Standard sensors are expensive and burdensome, resulting in sparse monitoring coverage.

U among recipients of 2024 AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize

The award recognized the study for its breadth of scientific methods and authorship and for the leadership of Indigenous scientists and knowledge keepers.

Utah’s colleges and universities come together for Higher Ed Day on the Hill

Utah’s eight degree-granting colleges and universities and technical and community colleges focused on sharing the value post-high school education brings to the state.

U’s Red Butte Press releases unique fine arts book

Marriott Library Press publishes a handmade book with writing from Terry Tempest Williams and artwork by Gaylord Schanilec.

Multimedia archive makes finding U podcasts and videos easy

University Communications has launched a new multimedia archive that provides links to videos, podcasts, expert talks and the weekly video news recap—all in one convenient location.

Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats have long been in flux

Salt crusts began forming long after Lake Bonneville disappeared, according to new U research that relied on pollen to date playa in western Utah.

Expanding perceptions of public health

Public health aims to create and implement programs and develop policies that improve quality of life on a very basic level for everyone.

New speaker series cultivates wisdom and wonder

Four guest experts offer unique guidance into better understanding the world of plants and their connection to the health and well-being of humans, our communities and the planet.

How will Utah’s 2024 diversity, equity and inclusion law impact campus?

Utah lawmakers adopted HB 261, “Equal Opportunity Initiatives,” prohibiting state higher education institutions from relying on certain individual characteristics in decisions regarding aspects of employment or education.

How to tell geologic time in the Triassic Period

Reporting from Argentina expedition, NHMU paleontologist Randy Irmis describes using zircon crystals to pinpoint age of sediments crucial for understanding Triassic fossils in the Southern Hemisphere.

Black carbon sensor could fill massive monitoring gaps

Black carbon is one of the most hazardous air pollutants. Standard sensors are expensive and burdensome, resulting in sparse monitoring coverage.

U among recipients of 2024 AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize

The award recognized the study for its breadth of scientific methods and authorship and for the leadership of Indigenous scientists and knowledge keepers.

Utah’s colleges and universities come together for Higher Ed Day on the Hill

Utah’s eight degree-granting colleges and universities and technical and community colleges focused on sharing the value post-high school education brings to the state.

U’s Red Butte Press releases unique fine arts book

Marriott Library Press publishes a handmade book with writing from Terry Tempest Williams and artwork by Gaylord Schanilec.

Multimedia archive makes finding U podcasts and videos easy

University Communications has launched a new multimedia archive that provides links to videos, podcasts, expert talks and the weekly video news recap—all in one convenient location.

Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats have long been in flux

Salt crusts began forming long after Lake Bonneville disappeared, according to new U research that relied on pollen to date playa in western Utah.

Expanding perceptions of public health

Public health aims to create and implement programs and develop policies that improve quality of life on a very basic level for everyone.

New speaker series cultivates wisdom and wonder

Four guest experts offer unique guidance into better understanding the world of plants and their connection to the health and well-being of humans, our communities and the planet.

How will Utah’s 2024 diversity, equity and inclusion law impact campus?

Utah lawmakers adopted HB 261, “Equal Opportunity Initiatives,” prohibiting state higher education institutions from relying on certain individual characteristics in decisions regarding aspects of employment or education.

How to tell geologic time in the Triassic Period

Reporting from Argentina expedition, NHMU paleontologist Randy Irmis describes using zircon crystals to pinpoint age of sediments crucial for understanding Triassic fossils in the Southern Hemisphere.

Black carbon sensor could fill massive monitoring gaps

Black carbon is one of the most hazardous air pollutants. Standard sensors are expensive and burdensome, resulting in sparse monitoring coverage.

U among recipients of 2024 AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize

The award recognized the study for its breadth of scientific methods and authorship and for the leadership of Indigenous scientists and knowledge keepers.

Utah’s colleges and universities come together for Higher Ed Day on the Hill

Utah’s eight degree-granting colleges and universities and technical and community colleges focused on sharing the value post-high school education brings to the state.

U’s Red Butte Press releases unique fine arts book

Marriott Library Press publishes a handmade book with writing from Terry Tempest Williams and artwork by Gaylord Schanilec.

Multimedia archive makes finding U podcasts and videos easy

University Communications has launched a new multimedia archive that provides links to videos, podcasts, expert talks and the weekly video news recap—all in one convenient location.

Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats have long been in flux

Salt crusts began forming long after Lake Bonneville disappeared, according to new U research that relied on pollen to date playa in western Utah.

Expanding perceptions of public health

Public health aims to create and implement programs and develop policies that improve quality of life on a very basic level for everyone.

New speaker series cultivates wisdom and wonder

Four guest experts offer unique guidance into better understanding the world of plants and their connection to the health and well-being of humans, our communities and the planet.

How will Utah’s 2024 diversity, equity and inclusion law impact campus?

Utah lawmakers adopted HB 261, “Equal Opportunity Initiatives,” prohibiting state higher education institutions from relying on certain individual characteristics in decisions regarding aspects of employment or education.

How to tell geologic time in the Triassic Period

Reporting from Argentina expedition, NHMU paleontologist Randy Irmis describes using zircon crystals to pinpoint age of sediments crucial for understanding Triassic fossils in the Southern Hemisphere.

Black carbon sensor could fill massive monitoring gaps

Black carbon is one of the most hazardous air pollutants. Standard sensors are expensive and burdensome, resulting in sparse monitoring coverage.

U among recipients of 2024 AAAS Newcomb Cleveland Prize

The award recognized the study for its breadth of scientific methods and authorship and for the leadership of Indigenous scientists and knowledge keepers.

Utah’s colleges and universities come together for Higher Ed Day on the Hill

Utah’s eight degree-granting colleges and universities and technical and community colleges focused on sharing the value post-high school education brings to the state.

U’s Red Butte Press releases unique fine arts book

Marriott Library Press publishes a handmade book with writing from Terry Tempest Williams and artwork by Gaylord Schanilec.

Multimedia archive makes finding U podcasts and videos easy

University Communications has launched a new multimedia archive that provides links to videos, podcasts, expert talks and the weekly video news recap—all in one convenient location.

Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats have long been in flux

Salt crusts began forming long after Lake Bonneville disappeared, according to new U research that relied on pollen to date playa in western Utah.

Expanding perceptions of public health

Public health aims to create and implement programs and develop policies that improve quality of life on a very basic level for everyone.

New speaker series cultivates wisdom and wonder

Four guest experts offer unique guidance into better understanding the world of plants and their connection to the health and well-being of humans, our communities and the planet.

 
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