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Face coverings still required on campus

Continuing best practices will ensure a safe summer semester.

Waiting for herd immunity

Hold on to COVID-19 precautions as communities and regions move toward herd immunity.

Fall planning town hall

The evolving plans for the Fall 2021 Semester look to the future of the health landscape and how campus will be reopened in phases with best health practices in place.

A place to work, learn and be

Interim President Michael L. Good discusses his career, his leadership style and the U.

Intermountain Healthcare partners with U to create population health program

The partnership will develop a new medical education program to train the next generation of physicians.

Defining cultural appropriation

Utah’s poet laureate discusses cultural appropriation when it comes to writing in recognition of National Poetry Month.

A space for joy

True progress can only be made when the intersectionality of our existence is centered and our wholeness embraced.

ICYMI: Deepening the work

Watch the final Friday Forum on Racism in Higher Education of the academic year.

Global experiences, even during a pandemic

Opportunities for students seeking an international learning experience still exist.

Campus Events

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 
Take the challenge and get WellU credit

Know what’s better than that camaraderie of competition among your coworkers? Camaraderie and competition while getting a WellU credit for it.


Final Academic Senate virtual town hall on April 12

Come learn about the draft recommendations compiled by the Academic Senate Ad Hoc Committee on Divestment and Strategic Reinvestment Investigations based on the committee’s findings and draft report.


Planned network maintenance with downtime on April 17

UIT will perform network maintenance on Saturday, April 17, 2021, from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Some university buildings may experience brief, approximately one-minute network downtimes during the maintenance window, though the potential for longer outages exists.


New undergraduate sustainability certificate

Learn more about the new certificate available for the Fall 2021 Semester.


Advisor of the Month: Morgan Sriphong-Ngarm

Advisor of the Month is a peer-nominated award in which staff on campus who have academic advising roles can give their advising peers recognition for their ability to go above and beyond in their roles and in the support they provide to students.


U of U Health statement on racist/bias incident

University of Utah Health has many resources available to support the staff affected directly and they are being referred to the appropriate care.


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Campus Events

CAMPUS HAPPENINGS

Making a good first online impression

The new site pulls together all the key resources and information webmasters across campus should know.

Visualizing change, resisting violence

An interdisciplinary team of scholars seeks to increase public recognition of gender-based violence.

Intersections of sustainability and wellness

This year’s U Earth Week events address the need to focus on both individual wellness and climate action.

How to promote student career development

With a little bit of caring, patience and apt feedback, faculty can change the lives of their students. It may just take some tough love.

 
Campus Events

CAMPUS EVENTS

 
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Earth Week: The Role of Arts in Climate Change Communication
 
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GCSC Seminar:  Liliana Caughman, Native Environmental Science Faculty, Northwest Indian College
 
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A Conversation with ASUU & Sustainability Office about Cli-Fi
 
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Active Transportation Day @ Campus Bike Shop
 
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Keynote: Healing & Feeling, Resilience in an Age of Climate Chaos
 
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Gender-Based Violence Consortium Symposium
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