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Forever Utah: Homecoming 2019

Events kick off with the Legacy of Lowell Service Project and culminate with Utah Football, when fans will cheer on 11th-ranked Utah vs. Washington State.

The air we breathe

This daylong symposium will bring together diverse perspectives on how to address Utah’s air quality.

Kahlert Village

Work is well under way on what will be a signature project for the U—a new housing village composed of three residential towers, each named after a remarkable and generous woman in our state.

Degree Completion Challenge winners

Two ideas about how to help students reach the finish line—one from the College of Social and Behavioral Science and the other composed of a cross-campus team—rose to the top in the Degree Completion Challenge.

Mysterious vaping illness markers identified 

The finding may allow doctors to definitively diagnose the nascent syndrome more quickly and provide the right treatment sooner. It could also provide clues into the causes of the new and mysterious condition.

Meet your 2019 student leaders

The new ASUU leadership has a commitment to transparency, diversity, involvement, student health and safety.

Your freedom to read

Intellectual freedom—the right to access books and other media without censorship—is important and can also be controversial.

Campus Events


New Duo 2FA options

The addition of self-service options to the Duo two-factor authentication (2FA) push screen scheduled for Sept. 17, 2019 has been postponed until later this fall.

University Teaching Committee deadlines

The 2019-20 proposals and nominations for the committee are now open.

Safe gun storage practices

U researchers surveyed military personnel to learn more about the relationship between safe firearm storage and thoughts of suicide or self-harm.

Shortening treatment for lung cancer patients

New research at the Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute at the U helps to precisely target tumors in lung cancer patients using artificial intelligence.

Flu season can strike a workplace hard

Things you can do to minimize the spread of influenza at the university.

Focus Group Room reservations

The room at Gardner Commons has projection screens, audio/video recording, and an observation room with a two-way mirror and more.

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Campus Events


Construction & Commuter Updates

Road construction near the Huntsman Cancer Hospital starting soon.

New WellU requirements

See the new program requirements that need to be completed before July 1, 2020.

Arts and U

The Department of Film & Media Arts hosts the 9th annual F&MAD Film Festival, and the Utah Museum of Fine Arts and the J. Willard Marriott Library awarded faculty, staff and students the Fellowship in Collections Engagement.

Campus Events


Priced Out: Affordable Housing in Utah
U Rock the Earth
Utah Volleyball vs. Brigham Young
The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge Occupation and Combatting Violent Extremism
Utah Soccer vs. San Diego
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