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Water towers at risk as glaciers recede

Research provides new insight on mountain glacier–derived water resource systems, impacting up to 1.9 billion people globally


The Arts and U

Pioneer Theatre Company is asking its patrons of “The Play That Goes Wrong” to bring canned and non-perishable food items to support Utah Food Bank, now through Dec. 21, 2019.


Seeking black market medications

Altruism and a lack of access and affordability are three reasons why people with chronic illnesses turn to the underground exchange for medicines and supplies, new research shows.


Z. Valy Vardeny, Distinguished Professor, Department of Physics & Astronomy.

Spintronics for next generation info tech

Electronics that use minuscule magnetic fields emanating from spinning electrons could be used for faster, smaller electronic devices that use less energy.


Senate Summary | December 2019

If you missed the December Academic Senate meeting, then read all the highlights here.


The role of youth in renewable energy

On Oct. 21-25, 2019, urban ecology students at the University of Utah Asia Campus presented to international leaders at the Global Green Growth Institute’s flagship conference.


HR Updates

Deadlines are coming up for flexible spending accounts.


Humans of the U: Quaid Harding

A class on environmental issues led to a passion for bees.


Was the Grinch in heart failure?

They said his heart was two sizes too small. That’s a medical condition.


Nothing about us without us

The U creates a research team for students who identify as having a disability.