U CELEBRATES WOMEN’S WEEK

Inspiration for the TV show β€˜Scandal’s’ Olivia Pope gives keynote during Women’s Week. Events continue throughout this week.

WOMEN’S WEEK 2016

Wendy Davis, lawyer and politician from Texas who was in the national spotlight for holding an 11-hour filibuster to block a bill that would restrict access to safe reproductive health care, will give the keynote address.

Unique brain cells linked to OCD and anxiety

In a new study, U scientists discovered a new lineage of specialized brain cells, called Hoxb8-lineage microglia, and established a link between the lineage and OCD and anxiety in mice.

Transformative perspectives

Learn about two academics’ experiences in the School for Cultural and Social Transformation.

2021 U presidential scholars named

The awards provide talented faculty with financial backing to support their scholarly, teaching and/or research initiatives.

PRIDE WEEK AT THE U

Musician Angel Haze to headline U’s Pride Week, events highlight LGBTQIA issues.

Chronic conditions could lead to pregnancy complications

One in three women of reproductive age have at least one chronic condition that could compromise their health or lead to adverse outcomes during pregnancy, according to University of Utah Health scientists.