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Recovered, but uncertain

Clement Chow found himself on the leading edge of a tidal wave as one of the first COVID-19 cases in Utah.

Choosing a leader during a pandemic

“Now more than ever, it is important for Utahans to engage in this election.”

Pioneering method reveals dynamic structure in HIV

The new technique can track molecules in real time, at room temperature, with impressive resolution.

New book questions how we view migrants

The book has received an award from the American Sociological Association’s Section on Asia and Asian America.

Insights into climate change during origin of dinosaurs

An international team reveals discoveries about an unusual time called the ‘Carnian Pluvial Episode.’

5 hidden trail gems to socially distance

Check out these great trails in Utah, perfect for getting outdoors and staying socially distant while appreciating the beauty of our state.

3i initiative unites university researchers

A university-wide effort brings scientists from diverse backgrounds together to conduct top-tier research in immunology, inflammation and infectious disease.

Gerald Stringfellow’s bright idea

The legacy of the U’s mastermind behind LED-based technology was honored in a video from the National Academy of Inventors.

Challenges facing international students

The university supports its international students.

Campus Events


Nominations for District Staff Excellence Awards

Nominations close on Aug. 4, 2020.  

Department of Theatre interim chair named

Associate professor and associate dean for research, Sydney Cheek-O’Donnell, Ph.D., comes to the role with a vast amount of well-earned support, respect and gratitude for her willingness to serve.

U of U Health names two new Benning Chairs

Hilary Coon and Michael Deininger were recognized for furthering medical knowledge to help people worldwide.

U pathologist awarded $1M to expand research on microbiota

June Round received the grant from the W.M. Keck Foundation.

Introducing MEDiversity

Your source for Health, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion news at the U.

Statement about disclosure of adult student mental health counseling records

The university is committed to protecting the privacy of students.

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Campus Events


Utah COVID-19 digital collection

There is still time for you to submit.

Hands up, don’t shoot

The Utah Criminal Justice Center presents a series of conversations and a challenge: Reject apathy or silence and dare to care.

Alternative Breaks staff/faculty partner applications open

The Bennion Center’s program is recruiting passionate staff and faculty across campus to join students in justice learning and community engagement over Spring Break 2021.

Upcoming parking changes

Commuter Services is getting ready for fall.

Campus Events


Faith + Doubt Support Group
Get Started with a Business Idea Session
Drop-In Meditations
Feel Better Now
Be Well Utah: Virtual Cooking Demos
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