U designs innovative respirator system

The Center for Medical Innovation at U of U Health has designed a new filtered respirator system to provide health care workers safe and reusable PPE for working with COVID-19 patients.

How do U… start birding?

Birds are all around, and all you need to get started is an observant eye.

We will not let hate win

Please join us in naming, disrupting and dismantling anti-Asian hate on our campus, in our neighborhoods and in our country.

Making the American dream a reality

The U’s American Dream Ideas Challenge will announce the top 10 finalists on Wednesday, selected from more than 150 proposals offering a wide range of ideas for how to help Utah’s middle class prosper.

Announcements

UNIVERSITY DISTINGUISHED TEACHING AWARD Deadline: Sept. 23 The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes significant contributions to the teaching mission of the University of Utah. Up to four faculty members will be recognized as outstanding teachers with an award of $5,000. Tenure-line and career-line faculty are eligible with one award available to non-tenure line faculty. To be […]

Fee cut among measures to aid students

Other measures benefiting students include a tuition freeze, the elimination of online course fees and the creation of an emergency aid fund.

HUMANS OF THE U: TED ‘WOLFMAN’ MAIN

“I spent almost 24 years in the Navy before β€œretiring” and working at the U. I now bike about 600-800 miles a month β€” the only limitations in life are the ones we place on ourselves.”

High fives

Here are five cool projects highlighted in the 2017 Student Innovation at the U report, published by the Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute.

CONQUERING THE IMPOSSIBLE

Ben Nemtin, No. 1 New York Times best-selling author and star of MTV’s β€œThe Buried Life,” gave the keynote address at commencement and provided students with five steps to make the impossible possible.

Humans of the U: July-October

Sharing compelling stories from the heart of the U’s campus. Read a round-up of the latest Humans of the U.