@ The U Newsletter

Addressing the climate crisis through art

Join Artivism for Earth on April 22. A virtual series of interdisciplinary collaborations from the University of Utah to find compassionate and creative solutions to the climate crisis.

The wilderness idea

How a letter from a U alum helped to open up millions of acres of land to the public.

Trustees review academic senate recommendations

Statement acknowledges important work of ad hoc committee.

Vaccines are available, get yours now

Vaccines will help us attain herd immunity.

COVID-19 testing is still important after vaccination

You could be carrying the virus and not know it.

Honoring pandemic persistence

Announcing the 2020 Career Impact Award winners who have committed to prioritizing career and internship success for all U students.

EDI in all we do

Catch up on the campus-wide work being led by Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at the U.

Using emotion and humor to combat science misinformation

Communications professor publishes study examining the use of humor in science information.

Why lists of worldwide bird species disagree

Data gaps and species similarities may lead to undercounting biodiversity.

Campus Events


CORRECTION to the 4/19/21 @theU announcement: “Deliveries During the Online-Only Educational Period”

Mail service changes during April 29-May 5.

Join U of U Health’s May Walking Challenge to support Utah’s Food Bank

Join U of U Health’s commitment to support our community and join the 50K in May Walking Challenge.

Ramadan observation

Many members of the U community will be observing Ramadan through May 13.

April 26 Academic Senate meeting

Join the next meeting via Zoom on Monday, April 26, 2021.

Jewish life on campus to be surveyed

Participants of the 10-minute confidential survey will be aiding the U’s understanding of the current campus climate so positive changes can be made in the future.

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Campus Events


2021 Supercross finals coming to Rice-Eccles Stadium

Plan your commute: The 2021 event will impact traffic lanes along 500 South and Guardsman way for two weeks.

New University Safety website

The new site replaces the Department of Public Safety site.

Stressed, foggy or feeling down?

Learn how arts classes and performing opportunities this fall could help your well-being.

Beloved favorites plus new creations in Spring Utah Ballet

Performances will be livestreamed for free on April 22-24.

Campus Events


8 Habits for Financial Health
Phantom Limb Company “Storytelling, Imagism and Empathy: Awakening an Audience”
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