@ The U Newsletter

10 things to know about safety

October is SafeU Month at the U, and there will be dozens of opportunities to engage in safety awareness, education and training opportunities on campus.

Campus housing safety updates

Housing & Residential Education has enhanced its physical infrastructure, staffing, policies and protocols.

Night class neighborhoods

This semester, the Office of the Registrar began centralizing night classes in “neighborhoods.” These neighborhoods are aligned with campus transportation—SafeRide, shuttles and courtesy escorts—and night security patrols.

Queeroes: Reclaiming Hero

This year’s ​Pride Week at the U​, held Sept. 30-Oct. 4, celebrates queeroes from both in and around the university community including respected artists, LGBTQIA+ alumni, local politicians and proactive students, staff and faculty.

Own it. Secure it. Protect it.

Learn more during National Cybersecurity Awareness Month about how a little common sense can go a long way in protecting your digital profiles.

Celebrating a milestone

University Hospital Area E (Acute Care) is officially open, and the first patients are getting to experience this important piece of University of Utah Health’s Campus Transformation.

Campus Events


University Statement Regarding Student Government Resolution

The following letter was sent to Associated Students of the University of Utah (ASUU) to clarify points related to a legal filing (motion to dismiss).

‘Reasons for Hope’

Jane Goodall, a trailblazer in animal behavior research, will visit the S.J. Quinney College of Law on Oct. 4

New associate vice president for student development and inclusion

Bryan Hubain joins the university in a slightly modified position from the previous associate vice president for student development role.

Birth of the internet

The U’s School of Computing celebrates the 50th anniversary of its involvement in the launch of the Internet.

Meteorites found in Antarctic icefield

A U-led search team recovers new meteorites originally from the moon.

Shop safety

When working around power tools, hand tools or shop equipment, being safe needs to be at the top of your list of accomplishments.  

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Campus Events


Construction & Commuter Updates

Road construction near the Huntsman Cancer Hospital starting soon.

Body fat

University of Utah Health explains why body fat percentage is important but isn’t the only thing you should measure.

The Arts and U

School of Dance pushes boundaries with fall performance, “Power Couples” symposium at UMFA, and “Cagney,” the highly-anticipated musical, runs through Oct. 5 at Pioneer Theatre Company.

Campus Events


The Clothesline Project Exhibition
Fall into Safety
SafeU Meet and Greet Tabling
The Air We Breathe: Multidisciplinary Perspectives
What the Athlete in All of Us Can Learn from the Strange Science of Recovery
Faculty Recital: Viktor Valkov, piano, with Guest Artist Lachezar Kostov, cello
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