POWER OF POISON

…From Snow White’s sleepy snack to the witches brew from Macbeth, enchanted poison has always been a go-to plot point for storytellers. Medicine men and women who used plants to…

How U alumni helped invent the catalytic converter

…in material science and engineering, and was hired by Corning just after my undergraduate. I worked for them for a couple of years and they sent me back to school…

Student Life

…be discontinued. Users need to select another method for Duo 2FA to log in to the majority of university applications after July 17. The Strategic Information Technology Committee approved this…

‘Take risks, make mistakes’

…all at once,” Anderegg said. “I was pretty overwhelmed by the exciting news.” Anderegg arrived at the U as an assistant professor in 2015 and studies how droughts affect forests…

New staff parental leave rule

…of the staff member’s salary for a cumulative six-week period that can be used intermittently during the first year after the birth/adoption. All eligible employees may receive up to 12…

How the U protects your privacy, personal data

…which can potentially affect their health or quality of care, Keller said. From a technical standpoint, the ISO and U of U Health’s Information Privacy Office help ensure your privacy…

Breathe easier

…at 11 clinics throughout Utah enrolled in the study designed to determine whether the app improved patient outcomes. Researchers found that children who used the app: improved their asthma control…

Beat the heat

…Francoeur envisions that such technology could be used to not only cool down portable devices like laptops and smartphones but also to channel that heat into more battery life, possibly…

Spintronics for next generation info tech

…discovered that the multilayer structure acts as a natural spin filter, which can be used to inject spin aligned electrons into active layers without the need of an external magnetic…

The fight against cancer

…can be used to haul materials in and out from the work site, including dirt, concrete, other materials and the proton therapy machinery. The closure is designed to ensure the…