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How to stay connected to nature through the winter

Time in nature has physical and mental health benefits, U researcher says.

Utah Athletics graduation success rate at 93%

It is the fifth consecutive year Utah’s score has met or exceeded the 90% benchmark.

Humans of the U: Kebba Kah

“It has been rewarding to pursue my passion and help with the pandemic response at the same time.”

IntersectX12: Native American heritage

November may be over, but honoring Native American heritage is not.

Art and human connection throughout a pandemic

UMFA docent volunteers and Osher collaborate to keep tours going virtually.

Still using the AnyConnect VPN? Please switch to GlobalProtect now

You need to do this before the end of the year.

Career & Professional Development Center fall 2021 rewind

Thank you, to our students and amazing partners who made the Career Fest 2021 such a success.

Diagnosing breast cancer

U engineer develops diagnostic tool for breast cancer that can be used more frequently and with younger patients.

Building diabetes awareness

The U’s Driving Out Diabetes Initiative reports successes and future efforts during a historic Diabetes Awareness Month.

Campus Events


Campus store staff and faculty appreciation event

Great discounts for holiday shopping.

U named finalist for Racial Equity and Sustainability Collaboration award

U recognized by national organization for environmental justice project.

Chris Linder appointed associate editor of the Journal of Diversity in Higher Education

Linder brings extensive experience as a researcher, administrator and editor to her role.

New research/practice collaborative group explores connection between nature and health

Funding opportunities to study connections between nature and health will be announced in winter 2022.

Erin Rothwell named as interim vice president of research

Rothwell will assume her new role on Jan. 3, 2022, filling the position being vacated by Dr. Andrew Weyrich who is departing the U to serve as president of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation.

December 2021 Academic Senate meeting

Join the next meeting via Zoom on Monday, Dec. 6, 2021.

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Campus Events


6 gift ideas from NHMU’s Museum Store

Unique ideas for everyone on your list.

Reads for Human Rights Day

Learn more about issues that could personally impact you.

Get ready to play

Join the Entertainment Arts & Engineering Program’s annual EAE Play Event virtual viewing party on Twitch on Dec. 10 from 3-7 p.m.

Give old clothing new life

Exchange your unwanted clothing items with other donated, pre-loved items at the Worn Again Clothing Exchange on Dec. 8.

Campus Events


Stress Buster Week: Dec. 6-9
Outdoor Adventures Clinic: Wilderness First Aid Basics
Donut Give Up
Incorporating Rights: Taking Stock of Strategies to Advance Corporate Accountability
Lower Lights Christmas Concerts
CSBS Staff Council Sock & Shoe Drive: Through Dec. 17
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