Benefiting U

BENEFITS ANNUAL OPEN ENROLLMENT Benefits annual open enrollment is open from May 11 through June 7. Open enrollment packets will be mailed to employees’ homes and should arrive by May 22. All documents are now available on the benefits department’s website at This year we have a new online enrollment tool for employees, called […]

Benefiting U

EMPLOYEE RETENTION: TIPS FOR KEEPING YOUR HIGH PERFORMERS ENGAGED As we approach the end of the fiscal year, many of us struggle with the tight parameters for pay increases. It’s common for a department’s leadership to wonder how they can retain high performing employees with a limited budget. However, there are non-monetary factors that employees […]

The Wheels of Winter

It’s snow season, and freezing temperatures are the norm, but that doesn’t mean you have to hang up your bike.

Weight loss and fad diets

Weight loss and the fad diets, sore throat home remedies and more


JUMP TO: Save the date: Presidential Inauguration Title IX and the University of Utah 7 ways the Marriott Library can help you Continuing Ed opens new building Learning Abroad: Call for panel participants U.S. Geological Survey partners with University of Utah U scientists’ quest to understand how plants use water Teaching award and grant deadlines […]

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.


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.”