Top stories of 2020: History made at the University of Utah

Despite nationwide concerns over declining enrollment for institutions of higher education due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Utah saw its largest total enrollment in its 170-year history for…

Students’ well-being in a pandemic

On Nov. 30, 2020, the University of Utah’s Academic Senate unanimously endorsed an ASUU resolution on student well-being during COVID-19. The senate encouraged all university course instructors to consider taking…

Taking greenhouse gas analysis on the road, er, rails

Lake Valley every day. These mobile sensors, researchers estimate in a new study, cover the same area as 30 stationary sensors, providing the Salt Lake Valley with a highly cost-effective…

Explore U of U Health discoveries and innovations

…disease, revealing previously unrecognized opportunities for intervention. These discoveries and many others—52 in total from the past five years—are archived on the Discovery and Innovation at University of Utah Health…

Using data science as a force for good

…sustainable power and energy systems, led by Electrical and Computer Engineering Associate Professor Masood Parvania. Public Interest Technology (PIT) work simply requires using data to make better public policy, said…

ICYMI: A Racially Just Workplace

…in a very prominent location, and he was up for promotion and they basically told him, “You can’t have that kind of hairstyle yet.” Some pretty, very, very neatly done…