Test to play and to stay

…but risking spread of COVID-19. Or they could send students home, keeping them safe from disease but putting their education, emotional health and social well-being at risk. With a goal…

May 17 town hall on telecommuting and parking

…FAQ for managers and supervisors on telecommuting. https://youtu.be/aHu1APG1Sy0 Webinar transcript Chris Nelson, communications director: I want to welcome everybody to our May town hall meeting. Today’s town hall is focused…

Protecting the past at Bears Ears

…artifacts. It’s also about the archaeo-ecosystems that are there. That’s what’s sacred to Native people.” PHOTO CREDIT: Pavlik et al. (2021) PNAS One of the archaeological sites within Bears Ears…

How to practice self-compassion

…Dr. Kristin Neff and colleagues have identified three elements of self-compassion: Self-compassion increases well-being and resilience to stress and trauma. It has also been linked to healthier behaviors (like more…

Mindfulness

…Recommendations are for informational purposes only. The University of Utah does not endorse commercial products. Trinh Mai, “Mindfulness”, Accelerate University of Utah Health curriculum, Aug. 31, 2018. Available at: http://accelerate.uofuhealth.utah.edu/explore/mindfulness…

Securing payments on a mostly cashless campus

…Trevor Long, associate director of UIT’s Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) team. Michael Adair, GRC information security and risk analyst, noted one caveat: Departments, colleges, and organizations must set up…

U of U Health celebrates scientific accomplishments

…for the basic sciences and the University of Utah health sciences community. This digital document, the Discovery and Innovation Digital Collection, is a “living archive” of the major discoveries, innovations,…

Johnson & Johnson vaccine once again available

…will be informed of the rare but increased risk for developing TTS/VITT and the availability of the other COVID-19 vaccines (Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna), which do not have the same risk….