BLACK HISTORY WEEK EVENTS
Through Feb. 28, 2018
Click here for a list of the events being held on campus.
FREE TAX SERVICES
Now through Saturday, April 7, 2018
Union basement computer lab
Our free tax clinic runs 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.
MEET AND EAT WITH MYRIAD GENETICS
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018 |12:30-1:30 p.m.
Student Services Building, Room 350
This event is targeted towards STEM majors.
HINCKLEY BENNION FORUM MID-SESSION LEGISLATIVE REVIEW
Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 | 12-1 p.m.
Hinckley Institute Caucus Room
QUEER CONVERSATION: FAITH AND SPIRITUALITY
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 | 12-1 p.m.
Fulbright: Research, Study and Teaching Grants for U.S. Students
- Thursday, Feb. 22, 3-4 p.m., Union Den
- Monday, March 12, 1-2 p.m., Union Den
- Monday, April 16, 10-11 a.m., Union Den
- Personal statement: Monday, March 26, 10-11 a.m., Union Den
- Research statement: Wednesday, March 28, 10-11 a.m., Union Parlor B
SCIENCE EMPLOYER PANEL
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 | 3 p.m. panel | 4 p.m. networking
Crocker Science Center
Connections made at the Science Employer Panel start new careers and help drive Utah’s economic engine.
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 nonprofit 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 industr, and country analysis.
Ensemble with special guests: Doug Lawrence from the Count Baise Orchestra, lecture with Maxine Gordon
Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
This event celebrates Black History Month by featuring local African-American musicians.
Faculty and Guest Recital: Pamela Palmer Jones, piano Leslie Harlow, viola and Russell Harlow, clarinet
Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 | 7-8 p.m.
Dumke Recital Hall
Together they will perform works by beloved composers Handel, Haydn, Mozart, Bruch and Poulenc.
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.
BAGELS WITH BERG
Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018 | 12:30 p.m.
Building 73, Foyer
Share your experiences of what it is like to be a student in the college and how we can make that experience the best for all of you.
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.
Boomers & Millennials: Redefining adulthood
Thursday, March 1, 2018 | 12:30-2 p.m.
Building 73, Room 110
BioUtah and TVC co-host the 3rd annual Entrepreneur & Investor Life Sciences Summit 2018
Thursday, March 1-3, 2018
The Entrepreneur and Investor (E&I) Summit is a not-to-be-missed signature conference that connects Utah’s entrepreneurs with leading local and national investors in the life sciences. There is no better way for startups and emerging growth companies to gain insights from and broad exposure to some of the best life science corporations, venture capital firms, and angel investors in the business. This exceptional three-day event includes an investor dinner on Thursday, March 1, from 6-8 p.m. at the Natural History Museum of Utah; the summit meeting on Friday, March 2, from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Rice-Eccles Stadium; and a life science ski day at the Park City Mountain Resort on March 3 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
The E&I Summit will host a distinguished group of speakers and panelists, including industry leaders, national and local investors. The dinner will include high-level networking opportunities with key national and local investors and entrepreneurs. The summit will facilitate relationships between the investment community and life science entrepreneurs. Highlights include morning keynote speaker Jonathan Norris, Silicon Valley Bank, San Francisco, speaking on the state of life sciences investing, company pitches and reverse pitches.
Register now for each day separately here.
Celebrating 50 Years
Friday, March 2, 2018 | 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
J. Willard Marriott Library, Level 3 Atrium
Refreshments will be served.
Featuring special guest speaker: Richard E. Marriott.
LIGHTSPARK MEDIA SUMMIT
Friday, March 2, 2018 | 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
S.J. Quinney College of Law
Lightspark 2018 will explore a future where Silicon Slopes and Sundance collide. The Summit will feature a day full of panels, presentations, professional networking, and a prominent, trailblazing keynote speaker on Friday, March 2. The Saturday Workshops on March 3 are hands-on, curated experiences for those seeking an interactive deep dive into a particular topic or skill (including an entertainment law track in film/TV and music).
Explore the future of business, law, film/TV, music, social media, AR/VR and gaming with industry experts at the 2018 Lightspark Media Summit.
For the agenda and speaker lineup, please visit lightspark.media.
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 11 a.m. Tickets are not required but seating is limited.
“John Brennan, former Director of the CIA during the Obama Administration,” said 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.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 | 12 p.m.
Gould Auditorium, Willard Marriott Library
Click here for more information.
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.