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Fulbright celebrates 75 years of building bridges

In Fall 2021, the U welcomed its largest incoming class of “Fulbrighters.”

Gov. Cox increases support for U Reading Clinic

Governor’s support helps U clinic, established in 1999, address reading loss during the COVID-19 pandemic.

U awarded prestigious Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant

Funding will create an intersectional studies collective at the U.

U to launch engineering research internship for high schoolers

Teen students can now conduct research alongside world-renowned engineering scientists.

SDSS-V’s robots turn their eyes to the sky

After 21 years of observers loading heavy aluminum plates night after night, the cosmos are now visible through robotic eyes.

Letters from the Galapagos Islands

Virtually join middle-schooler Nora Clayton’s journey as she embeds herself with a U research team.

U geoscientist sails on Arctic research cruise

The two-month expedition headed north to investigate the Atlantic Ocean’s origins.

Ice queen

Meet U alum Cordero Zuckerman—aka Denali, who recently held her own as she battled fierce competition on VH1’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race.”

Campus Events


COVID-19 tests covered for plan members of University of Utah employee health plans

Each person enrolled in the health plan can purchase up to eight tests per month and have the costs covered.

Spring 2022 Community Forum meeting

Register for the Fall 2021 Community Forum meeting where status updates on various initiatives on student housing, campus safety, sustainability, and design and construction projects currently underway on campus will be provided.

George Takei visit to the U postponed

Takei will now visit the U on April 21, 2022.

College of Education graduate student Cydney Caradonna inducted into Future Leaders Society

Cydney Caradonna developing leadership qualities in the College of Education’s Educational Leadership & Policy program.

Deadline approaching for Distinguished Mentor Award nominations

The deadline for submitting nominations is Feb. 11, 2022. 

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Campus Events


Spring 2022: Annual notification of selected University of Utah policies and resources

As the Utah Legislature’s 2022 General Session convened on Jan. 18, please take a moment to review the university’s policies regarding political activity.

Calling all emerging choreographers

Each residency culminates in an informal showing, including a professional recording of the work.

Friday Forum: The Power of Belonging

Join the next Friday Forum on Racism in Higher Education on Jan. 28, 2022.

2022 Ivory Prize nominations now open

Apply today.

Campus Events


Spring Book Sale
Mobile STI Testing Clinic
Utah Period Project
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