BLACK HISTORY WEEK EVENTS
Click here for a list of the events being held on campus.
FREE TAX SERVICES
Monday, Feb. 12-Saturday, April 7, 2018
Union basement computer lab
Our free tax clinic will run from Feb. 12 until April 7 (so get them done early)
Clinic will be held in the Union basement computer lab. Look for our table by the computers.
We will be open for walk in appointments:
- Monday 12:15-2:15 p.m.
- Tuesday 4-6 p.m.
- Thursday 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
- Saturday 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Site (VITA) is run by volunteers by the University of Utah accounting students and Beta Alpha Psi.
Click here to learn what you need to bring with you.
NOW RECRUITING STEMAP 2018 COHORT AND INTEREST MEETING
Feb. 13, 2018 | 3 p.m.
Aline Skaggs Biology Building, Room 403
Engagement activities by past Ambassadors include:
- A geologist partnered with a teacher in Greenland to create a book about her research on climate change for school children living near her field site on the Greenland ice sheet.
- A biologist shared his work in neuroscience with residents at a senior living center and learned about their perspective and concerns regarding brain health and aging.
- A microbiologist partnered with a local cooking school to learn new fermentation recipes and discuss the microbiology behind fermentation.
Why become an Ambassador?
- STEMAP training and experience can help you to develop compelling Broader Impacts statements.
- Sharing your work with new audiences provides exposure to different perspectives, which can lead to new ideas.
- Public engagement promotes increased access to awareness of science in our society.
Questions? Contact Nalini Nadkarni, program director, STEM Ambassador Program at Nalini.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline is Feb. 15, 2018.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURES YELLOWSTONE CROSS COUNTRY SKI TRIP
Register by Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Event Friday, Feb. 16-Monday, Feb. 19, 2018
Winter in Yellowstone means fewer crowds, steaming geyser basins and wildlife gathering around hot spots in the park. Join us for an adventure of rad people in rad places doing rad things.
Register in person at Outdoor Adventures or call 801-581-8516. Cost is $110 + tax.
OUTDOOR ADVENTURES SKATE SKI TRIP
Register by Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 | 5 p.m.
Event on Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018
52ND ANNUAL WILLIAM H. LEARY LECTURE: PERSONAL PRIVACY, CELL PHONE TRACKING AND THE 4TH AMENDMENT
Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018 | 5:30 p.m. Reception, 6 p.m. Lecture
Moot Courtroom, S.J. Quinney College of Law
This event is free and open to the public.
PUBLIC AFFAIRS GRADUATE PROGRAMS INFO SESSIONS
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 | 12-1 p.m.
Marriott Library, Hoopes Room
The Public Affairs graduate programs consist of the following:
- Master of Public Administration
- An MPA prepares students with the professional knowledge and operating competence for those seeking a career as a manager in public or nonprofit agencies.
- Master of Public Policy
- An MPP combines policy and economic analysis with quantitative sources for students to build necessary analytical skills to solve public policy problems. These skills are valuable in national, state and local governments, think tanks, consulting firms and non-profit groups throughout the U.S. and world.
- Master of International Affairs and Global Enterprise
- MIAGE trains students in the interaction of business, law, economics and sociology on the global landscape preparing them for global industry, and country analysis.
Translational Medicine Symposium
Monday, Feb. 26 | 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
University of Utah Guesthouse
Clinician innovators and entrepreneurs will share their experiences and a panel of experts will discuss opportunities, barriers and steps in creating impactful health care innovations. This is a great opportunity for faculty, student and postgraduate entrepreneurs to get acquainted with the complex and non-linear process of translating medical devices, diagnostics, therapeutics and digital health innovations.
Continuing medical education (CME) credit is available.
U SAVES WEEK: ANTHONY ONEAL
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 | 12:15 p.m.
You won’t want to miss this event filled with information on how to better your finances in college. With ONeal’s knowledge and personality, you’re going to enjoy this event. Free lunch will be provided.
U SAVES WEEK: MARK J. KOHLER
Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 | 12:15 p.m.
SFEBB Child’s Hall
Free speech on campus
Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 | 1:30-3 p.m.
Hinckley Caucus Room, Building 73
The moderator for the panel is Jason Perry, director of the U’s Hinckley Institute of Politics and vice president of government relations.
U SAVES WEEK: PHIL TOWN
Thursday, March 1, 2018 | 12:15 p.m.
SFEBB Child’s Hall
Be sure to RSVP for this event because space is limited. Free lunch will be served.
Celebrating 50 Years
Friday, March 2, 2018 |
J. Willard Marriott Library, Level 3 Atrium
Refreshments will be served.
Featuring special guest speaker: Richard E. Marriott.
Eccles Global Fall Learning Abroad info session
Monday, March 5, 2018 | 11 a.m.–12 p.m.
Spencer Fox Eccles Business Building, Rm. 5175
Attend our upcoming info session or visit our website to learn more here.
“Beyond Tokenism: Centering Women in Our Histories of the Nation”
Thursday, March 8, 2018 | 7 p.m.
Willard Marriott Library, Gould Auditorium, Level 1
Marie Griffith, Ph.D., is the John C. Danforth Distinguished Professor in the Humanities at Washington University in St. Louis, and currently the director of the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics.
Refreshments and book signing.
This event is free and open to the public. Click here for more information.
Go West! Art of the American Frontier from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West
Through–Sunday, March 11, 2018
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
“Go West! Art of the American Frontier from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West” opened to the public Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, the first major traveling exhibition on view at the UMFA since the museum’s newly remodeled galleries reopened in late August. The exhibition considers evolving notions of the American West through more than eighty works of art by both Euro-Americans and Plains Indian artists.
“Go West!” is a special ticketed exhibition, but admission is free for U students, staff and faculty.
FORMER CIA DIRECTOR DELIVERS WORLD LEADERS LECTURE
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 | 11 a.m.
UMFA Dumke Auditorium
The Obert C. and Grace A. Tanner Humanities Center at the University of Utah, in partnership with World Trade Center Utah, presents the 2018 World Leaders Lecture Forum by former CIA Director John Brennan. Brennan’s discussion, The Gritty Truth: Counterterrorism in an Era of Instability, will be held Wednesday, March 14, at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts-Dumke Auditorium beginning at 11am. Tickets are not required but seating is limited.
“John Brennan, former Director of the CIA during the Obama Administration,” says U Professor Bob Goldberg, “has long been at the center of America’s security response to international threats. He comes to us at a time when such dangers not only menace our physical safety, but strike at the very heart of our democracy.”
For more information, call 801-581-7989 or click here.
SEMESTER WORKSHOPS: SURVIVING FINANCIALLY AFTER COLLEGE
Thursday, March 15, 2018 | 12:15 p.m.
Union Pano East
If you want to make better decisions with your finances after graduation, there are a few things you should know.
Come to our boot camp style workshop to get you ready.
Dissertation & Thesis Writing Boot Camp
Daily, Monday, March 19-Thursday, March 22, 2018
Gould Auditorium, J. Willard Marriott Library
2018 Tanner Center for Human Rights Forum
Thursday, March 29 | 7 p.m.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Campus Center Dr.
The event is jointly sponsored by the University of Utah’s Tanner Center for Human Rights; Center for Research on Migrant & Refugee Integration; Center for Latin American Studies; and the Asia Center.
The forum is free and open to the public.
Migration stories: Scholars and artists in conversation
Friday, March 30, 2018 | 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Okazaki Community Meeting Rooms, College of Social Work
Registration is $10, with the option to add five CEU credits for $75. To register for the symposium, click on the link below.
For the schedule and list of presenters, click here.
The symposium is jointly sponsored by the University of Utah’s Center for Research on Migrant & Refugee Integration; the Tanner Center for Human Rights; the Center for Latin American Studies; and the Asia Center.
SEMESTER WORKSHOP: THE FOOD NANNY RESCUES DINNER
Thursday, April 19, 2018 | 12:15 p.m.
Union Pano East
Food Nanny Liz Edmunds wants to help you make over your dinnertime routine. For over 20 years this vivacious dinner coach, author and mother of seven has traveled around the world providing innovative tips and tricks on refreshing tired meals. Liz will offer a revolutionary way to plan and make easy meals every day of the week.
FITNESS CLASSES AT THE STUDENT LIFE CENTER
Through Sunday, April 29, 2018
Eccles Student Life Center
From Pilates to Balle Barre and featuring BodyPump, there’s a class for everyone.
Check out the list of classes and get registered today at campusrec.utah.edu.