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Statement from University of Utah Police Chief Rodney Chatman

An independent investigation into allegations against a former U police officer will be completed by the Utah Department of Public Safety.

Four ways to get your arts and culture fix

There are fun, entertaining and educational options for all ages.

A new life in orange

Researchers across U of U Health describe how they are adapting to research in the age of COVID-19, under the restricted level orange.

Ribs evolved for movement first, then co-opted for breathing

A major transformation in vertebrate evolution was when breathing shifted from the head to the torso in reptiles. But what caused the shift? A study hypothesizes it was driven by locomotion.

A sound treatment

Biomedical engineer Jan Kubanek has discovered that treatments of brain disorders may not have to require drugs or invasive surgery at all—just sound waves.

Research across borders

A global exchange program between U of U Health and University Yaounde I in Cameroon benefits science and scientists on both sides of the world.

Persistent inequitable exposure to air pollution in Salt Lake County schools

A new study utilized a community-university partnership of nearly 200 PM 2.5 sensors through the Air Quality and U network. U researchers revealed persistent social inequalities in Salt Lake County schools.

Only at Osher

Members of the U community ages 50 and up embrace the switch to online learning with virtual chocolate tasting, floral arranging and much more.

Navigating a virtual internship

Despite their drawbacks, they are great opportunities!

Campus Events


Nominate a Veteran for 2020 Honor

Members of the public are encouraged to nominate a Utah Veteran to be honored at the University of Utah’s annual Veterans Day in 2020.

PSA Health and Safety Considerations for Research Laboratories

Office of Environmental Health and Safety created a laboratory safety video to help minimize risk of exposure to the COVID-19 virus as research operations moved to the orange alert level.

U Chartwells Recognized for service during COVID-19

The U Chartwells team provided safe meals for 60-70 service men and women during the COVID-19 quarantine.

Leading in the field of aging

U associate professor recognized for her outstanding and continuing work in the field of gerontology.

5 for the Fight fellowship applications now open

The new fellowship program will sponsor nine Huntsman Cancer Institute researchers in their work to understand and eradicate the devastating disease.

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Campus Events


Heroes moving heroes

Despite facing risks associated with COVID-19, campus shuttle drivers work diligently to provide transportation for those who need it most.

Red Butte Garden cancels 2020 outdoor concert series

The pandemic continues to disrupt entertainment operations

Increased access to databases, ebooks, and more

More resources are available online.

First two Maj. Brent Taylor Scholarship recipients named

Scholarship honors Taylor’s life of public service and benefits graduate students in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Campus Events


Fulbright U.S. Student Program virtual information session
Professional and Online MBA Virtual Drop-In with Admissions Advisors
3rd Annual Nahuatl Conference at UCLA
Bloodborne Pathogens Refresher Training
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