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Campus safety recommendations

Leaders across the University of Utah campus presented an update on the status of the 30 campus safety recommendations, including action items for implementation, and answered questions from the U’s Board of Trustees on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019—focusing on training and education, staffing and improved communication processes.

U announces 2019 Commencement speaker

Civil rights veteran and U alum Rev. France A. Davis will deliver commencement address exploring the power of unity.

The U’s impact on air quality

How is the U curbing its own emissions?

First in the family

Hear what it’s like to be a college pioneer at First Gen-Con, an event to help first-generation students connect, share their experiences and meet staff and faculty who can help them navigate the college experience.

Commitment to sustainability

The U honors seven campus leaders with leadership awards at the Environment and Sustainability Research Symposium.

Mythical beasts, lyrical words

Poet Katharine Coles and artist Maureen O’Hara Ure to discuss their limited-edition book printed by Red Butte Press.

The politics of blame

Professor Martha Nussbaum—one of the world’s most celebrated political philosophers—will visit the U on Feb. 22, for the 2019 Tanner-McMurrin Lecture to examine the current political crisis and recommendations for how to mend divides in the country.

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CAMPUS HAPPENINGS

‘Weaving Communities and Making Connections’

The vision for the 2024 University of Utah Pow Wow is inspired by the ties and interconnection shared across the Sal Lake Valley.

Thinking beyond the law

A new clinic at the S. J. Quinney College of Law is training students to apply creative solutions to environmental justice work.

Artificial Intelligence Examined at Digital Humanities Utah Symposium

On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.

5 great reads to celebrate Women’s History Month

March is officially recognized as Women’s History Month through presidential proclamation. Here are suggestions from the Marriott Library for books to read this month!

Rare but not forgotten

Utah researchers hunt for ways to treat rare diseases that collectively afflict 10% of the U.S. population.

Great Salt Lake and the law

U College of Law’s Great Salt Lake Project wades through murky policy questions and legislation aimed at saving the struggling lake.

@theU February 26, 2024

Check out what’s happening this week.

Humans of the U: Michael Mezaros

“Coming to law school has been a really nice change of pace. I like being encouraged to ask questions and use my brain, rather than just being expected to do as I am told.”

Humans of the U: Kristen Santos-Griswold

“Since starting my physical therapy master’s program, I’ve learned a lot about how my body works and moves, and my skating has really benefited from that.”

The West is best to spot UFOs

Researchers identified environmental factors that explain why reports of Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena are more common in certain regions of the country, which will help determine objects that are a legitimate threat.

‘Weaving Communities and Making Connections’

The vision for the 2024 University of Utah Pow Wow is inspired by the ties and interconnection shared across the Sal Lake Valley.

Thinking beyond the law

A new clinic at the S. J. Quinney College of Law is training students to apply creative solutions to environmental justice work.

Artificial Intelligence Examined at Digital Humanities Utah Symposium

On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.

5 great reads to celebrate Women’s History Month

March is officially recognized as Women’s History Month through presidential proclamation. Here are suggestions from the Marriott Library for books to read this month!

Rare but not forgotten

Utah researchers hunt for ways to treat rare diseases that collectively afflict 10% of the U.S. population.

Great Salt Lake and the law

U College of Law’s Great Salt Lake Project wades through murky policy questions and legislation aimed at saving the struggling lake.

@theU February 26, 2024

Check out what’s happening this week.

Humans of the U: Michael Mezaros

“Coming to law school has been a really nice change of pace. I like being encouraged to ask questions and use my brain, rather than just being expected to do as I am told.”

Humans of the U: Kristen Santos-Griswold

“Since starting my physical therapy master’s program, I’ve learned a lot about how my body works and moves, and my skating has really benefited from that.”

The West is best to spot UFOs

Researchers identified environmental factors that explain why reports of Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena are more common in certain regions of the country, which will help determine objects that are a legitimate threat.

‘Weaving Communities and Making Connections’

The vision for the 2024 University of Utah Pow Wow is inspired by the ties and interconnection shared across the Sal Lake Valley.

Thinking beyond the law

A new clinic at the S. J. Quinney College of Law is training students to apply creative solutions to environmental justice work.

Artificial Intelligence Examined at Digital Humanities Utah Symposium

On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.

5 great reads to celebrate Women’s History Month

March is officially recognized as Women’s History Month through presidential proclamation. Here are suggestions from the Marriott Library for books to read this month!

Rare but not forgotten

Utah researchers hunt for ways to treat rare diseases that collectively afflict 10% of the U.S. population.

Great Salt Lake and the law

U College of Law’s Great Salt Lake Project wades through murky policy questions and legislation aimed at saving the struggling lake.

@theU February 26, 2024

Check out what’s happening this week.

Humans of the U: Michael Mezaros

“Coming to law school has been a really nice change of pace. I like being encouraged to ask questions and use my brain, rather than just being expected to do as I am told.”

Humans of the U: Kristen Santos-Griswold

“Since starting my physical therapy master’s program, I’ve learned a lot about how my body works and moves, and my skating has really benefited from that.”

The West is best to spot UFOs

Researchers identified environmental factors that explain why reports of Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena are more common in certain regions of the country, which will help determine objects that are a legitimate threat.

‘Weaving Communities and Making Connections’

The vision for the 2024 University of Utah Pow Wow is inspired by the ties and interconnection shared across the Sal Lake Valley.

Thinking beyond the law

A new clinic at the S. J. Quinney College of Law is training students to apply creative solutions to environmental justice work.

Artificial Intelligence Examined at Digital Humanities Utah Symposium

On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.On Feb. 23 and 24 the Digital Humanities Utah Symposium was held at the Marriott Library, attracting more than 100 scholars from universities across the Intermountain West and beyond.

5 great reads to celebrate Women’s History Month

March is officially recognized as Women’s History Month through presidential proclamation. Here are suggestions from the Marriott Library for books to read this month!

Rare but not forgotten

Utah researchers hunt for ways to treat rare diseases that collectively afflict 10% of the U.S. population.

Great Salt Lake and the law

U College of Law’s Great Salt Lake Project wades through murky policy questions and legislation aimed at saving the struggling lake.

@theU February 26, 2024

Check out what’s happening this week.

Humans of the U: Michael Mezaros

“Coming to law school has been a really nice change of pace. I like being encouraged to ask questions and use my brain, rather than just being expected to do as I am told.”

Humans of the U: Kristen Santos-Griswold

“Since starting my physical therapy master’s program, I’ve learned a lot about how my body works and moves, and my skating has really benefited from that.”

The West is best to spot UFOs

Researchers identified environmental factors that explain why reports of Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena are more common in certain regions of the country, which will help determine objects that are a legitimate threat.

 
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