@ The U Newsletter


President Ruth V. Watkins’ back-to-school message for students, faculty and staff.

Welcome week 2018

Offices across campus kick-off a new academic year with events and opportunities designed to help students discover ways to make the most of their college experience.

10 Places on campus to visit

Taking a picture and getting familiar with some new areas of campus could win you $50.

On the road

School is back in session and due to ongoing campus construction, parking will be challenging. Ditch your car—and the headache—and use alternative modes of transportation, including the campus shuttles with revised routes that are even faster.

Statement on David Cross performance | Tawanda Owens named executive director of diverse student advocacy | Paula Smith named interim associate vice president for equity and diversity | Inclusive Access saves students money on textbooks | Posting policy reminder | CSBS Student Success Center | Education at Work hiring students | University Teaching Committee 2018-19 call for nominations | Now searchable: Films available for showing outside of class | Intramural sports registration is now open | KUED honored with Rocky Mountain Emmy nominations
A Healthier U
How long until food poisoning takes effect | Drug overdose prevention: Talk to someone | What you should and shouldn't be feeding your baby
The Arts and U
UMFA Patio Party: Four reasons to visit now (and often)


School psychology scholar’s work gets a boost with endowed professorship.

Drones on campus

The airspace above campus is getting more and more crowded. The U has new guidelines for the use of drones on and around the university.

Against all odds

The Utah Museum of Fine Arts celebrates Edmonia Lewis’ remarkable career.