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A healthier community and U

When active transportation is a part of your lifestyle, you save money on fuel, spend less time in traffic and get your daily workout as part of your commute while improving air quality.

Suicide risk in autism

Researchers conducted the first population-based study of the risk of suicide in people with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

A new Churchill Scholar

U student Cameron Owen received the prestigious award to study at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

Founders Day 2019

Get tickets for the gala that recognizes alumni and honorary alumni who have distinguished themselves professionally, served local and national communities and supported the U in its missions.

Ivory Prize

The 2019 Ivory Prize nominations are open for a $14,000 leadership award.

River ecology on a global scale

A U professor who collected data from Provo, Logan and Red Butte Creek systems collaborates in worldwide ecology project.

Black History Month

Join the Black Student Union in celebrating Black History Month during February.

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Humans of the U: Majd Subih

I joined the U last July and was drawn to the interdisciplinary approach of the U’s Disability Studies program, where I am furthering my research on disability in Arab communities in the United States. Right now, I am focused on reworking and publishing my dissertation, which discusses culture and physical barriers within Arab American communities. […]

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.

Humans of the U: Majd Subih

I joined the U last July and was drawn to the interdisciplinary approach of the U’s Disability Studies program, where I am furthering my research on disability in Arab communities in the United States. Right now, I am focused on reworking and publishing my dissertation, which discusses culture and physical barriers within Arab American communities. […]

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.

Humans of the U: Majd Subih

I joined the U last July and was drawn to the interdisciplinary approach of the U’s Disability Studies program, where I am furthering my research on disability in Arab communities in the United States. Right now, I am focused on reworking and publishing my dissertation, which discusses culture and physical barriers within Arab American communities. […]

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.

Humans of the U: Majd Subih

I joined the U last July and was drawn to the interdisciplinary approach of the U’s Disability Studies program, where I am furthering my research on disability in Arab communities in the United States. Right now, I am focused on reworking and publishing my dissertation, which discusses culture and physical barriers within Arab American communities. […]

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.

 
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