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Protecting older adults against COVID-19

The vaccine is about 50-55% effective in preventing symptomatic COVID-19 after the first dose


The mouse is light brown fur, a long tail and cute round ears holds a bunch of leaves in its mouth while scurrying across dead leaves on the ground.

Rediscovery of the ‘extinct’ Pinatubo volcano mouse

In 1991, a volcano in the Philippines had the second-most powerful volcanic eruption of the 20th century. Its effects were devastating—but a mouse feared to have gone extinct survived.


How do U…participate in crowdsourced science?

Join in research projects from the comfort of your own home.


Answer your phone

Do your part to stop the spread of COVID-19 by helping the contact tracing team.


On-campus child care resources available

The Center for Child Care & Family Resources is here for parents and their children who continue to experience a child care gap.


Engineering safer air during COVID-19

A task force made up of Facilities Management staff members has ensured that the air in university buildings during the pandemic is as safe as possible.


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Leading anti-racism in higher education

How the U is helping disrupt complicit racism across the nation.


From Harlem to U

See 100 works by artists of African descent in the new Utah Museum of Fine Arts exhibition.


U earns gold in sustainability assessment

Only 143 institutions boast a STARS Gold rating or better.


Making learning abroad affordable

Establishing your goals, especially your budget goal, is key to making learning abroad a reality for you.