The air we breathe

Improving air quality will improve our community health.

NIPPING AIDS IN THE BUD

U researchers Saveez Saffarian and Mourad Bendjennat believe Protease might become a friend instead of foe in fighting HIV.

Air Quality Solutions

Do you hate Utah’s dirty air during the winter inversion months and are you curious about what university researchers are doing to understand and address the problem? Here’s your chance: The University of Utah Program for Air Quality, Health and Society is partnering with the Utah Division of Air Quality to host a workshop on Jan. 13 titled β€œAir Quality in Utah: Science for Solutions.”

10 ways the U is improving air quality

The Sustainability Office has put together a list of the ways the U is working to reduce emissions and improve air quality.

What are you saving for?

Saving money and creating a budget can be stressful. Learn financial tips and tricks during U Saves Week, Feb. 23-25.

SLEEP ON IT

Super sleepers or dangerously drowsy? Looking into the brains of habitual short sleepers.

SNAIL VENOM: ALTERNATIVE TO OPIOIDS

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the U received a $10 million grant from the Department of Defense to identify new, natural compounds to develop non-opioid drugs for pain management.

DAD’S DEMEANOR MATTERS

U study of sisters helps explain a dad’s influence on risky sexual behavior.

URBAN SPRAWL, ECONOMIC CRAWL

The U’s Department of City & Metropolitan Planning professor Reid Ewing and his colleagues in Utah, Texas and Louisiana find urban sprawl stunts upward mobility.