Awarding rapid adaptation

U leaders are recognizing individuals and teams of staff and faculty members who stood out for their efforts in shifting to all-online coursework with the inaugural Online Excellence Awards.


Now you can text your love of the U through this new digital sticker pack.

Safe & Sound

WORLD HAND HYGIENE DAY: MAY 5, 2017 Practicing hand hygiene is a simple yet effective way to prevent infections. Cleaning your hands can prevent the spread of germs, including those that are resistant to antibiotics. On any given day, about one in 25 hospital patients has at least one healthcare-associated infection. It is also critical […]


U esports to compete in Blizzard Entertainment games “Overwatch” and “Hearthstone.”


Knatokie Ford, advocate for women in science, technology, engineering and math, shared her journey as the confident β€œfemale Steve Urkel” from her childhood, to feeling like a fraud as a grad student at Harvard, to conquering the imposter syndrome.

Are coffee farms for the birds?

U researcher Γ‡ağan Şekercioğlu explores whether the expansion of coffee plantations is reducing tropical bird biodiversity.

5 habits to live plant-forward

Whether you identify as a self-proclaimed carnivore, flexitarian, pescetarian, vegetarian or vegan, there’s no denying that plants deserve a prominent place on the plate.

BIT supports campus safety

The Office of the Dean of Students aims to support students in any way they need. Its most important tools are the Behavioral Intervention Team and Student Support Case Management.


What started at the U as a canned food drive experiment has grown into a major holiday food drive.