Ecosystems of early human evolution

To understand the environmental pressures that shaped human evolution, scientists must first piece together the details of the ancient plant and animal communities that our fossil ancestors lived in over the past 7 million years.

Ferocious fungus

U engineers discover what makes a tree-killing fungus so hard to put down.

Conflict, health and healing

The Tanner Center for Human Rights at the University of Utah will examine the long-term health consequences of exposure to conflict, including effects on veterans, children and victims of discrimination at its annual conference, Feb. 18-19.

REFUGEE MOBILITY

Speaker offers a new model treaty for migrant and refugee mobility.

YOUNG LEADERS CREATING CHANGE

Nubia Peña, recent College of Law graduate, was selected as one of the top 25 law students in the country by National Jurist magazine for her commitment to social justice, empowering marginalized communities and developing new young leaders of color.

Humans of the U: Kristen Carter

Although challenging at times, returning to school at the U feels like coming home.