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Catmull to receive Academy Award

U College of Engineering alum, Ed Catmull, the president of Pixar Animation and Walt Disney Animation whose technological advancements in computer animation revolutionized Hollywood movies, will be awarded his sixth scientific and technical Academy Award this February.

Dust threatens to destroy Utah’s snow

Declining water levels in the Great Salt Lake contribute to snowmelt.

Chemistry in spaaaaace

An experiment sent engineered plants to the International Space Station.

Bad air effects

A new report reveals a link between air pollution and increased risk for miscarriage.

Why patients lie to their doctors

A U study shows fear of being judged and embarrassed are among the reasons.

Making Utah a trauma-informed state

College of Social Work playing key effort in helping state agencies understand how trauma informs behavior.

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A bright future for the John and Marcia Price College of Engineering

A new facility will house the Kahlert School of Computing as well as other engineering programs.

Provide input for SVP of Health Sciences and CEO of U of U Health search

A nationwide search is underway to find the successor for current Senior Vice President of Health Sciences Michael Good.

Humans of the U: Vivek Anandh

“If you are an aspiring entrepreneur at the U, my advice is to find a problem that affects you or someone in your community and see what you can do.”

Sunnyside Apartments open to U staff

Full-time university employees who are interested in residing at Sunnyside are eligible to stay for one year with the possibility to renew for one additional year. 

Congratulations to 2024 prestigious scholarship winners

The University of Utah is proud to announce the school’s 2024 recipients, finalists, semi-finalists and alternates for nationally prestigious scholarships.

@theU May 6, 2024

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New Engagement and Belonging Task Force

The goals of the task force are to revitalize student involvement efforts aimed at improving retention and persistence to graduation.

Humans of the U: Ariel Richer

“Community-based research works by acknowledging the different power structures at play and working to empower people who are marginalized.”

4 U students selected for Fulbright US Student Program Awards for 2024-25

This program enables academic exchanges between the United States and over 140 countries.

New Behavioral Health Technician program

The College of Social Work’s new sequence can be completed in three semesters, and is open to enrolled undergraduate U students in any discipline.

A bright future for the John and Marcia Price College of Engineering

A new facility will house the Kahlert School of Computing as well as other engineering programs.

Provide input for SVP of Health Sciences and CEO of U of U Health search

A nationwide search is underway to find the successor for current Senior Vice President of Health Sciences Michael Good.

Humans of the U: Vivek Anandh

“If you are an aspiring entrepreneur at the U, my advice is to find a problem that affects you or someone in your community and see what you can do.”

Sunnyside Apartments open to U staff

Full-time university employees who are interested in residing at Sunnyside are eligible to stay for one year with the possibility to renew for one additional year. 

Congratulations to 2024 prestigious scholarship winners

The University of Utah is proud to announce the school’s 2024 recipients, finalists, semi-finalists and alternates for nationally prestigious scholarships.

@theU May 6, 2024

See what’s happening this week at the U!

New Engagement and Belonging Task Force

The goals of the task force are to revitalize student involvement efforts aimed at improving retention and persistence to graduation.

Humans of the U: Ariel Richer

“Community-based research works by acknowledging the different power structures at play and working to empower people who are marginalized.”

4 U students selected for Fulbright US Student Program Awards for 2024-25

This program enables academic exchanges between the United States and over 140 countries.

New Behavioral Health Technician program

The College of Social Work’s new sequence can be completed in three semesters, and is open to enrolled undergraduate U students in any discipline.

A bright future for the John and Marcia Price College of Engineering

A new facility will house the Kahlert School of Computing as well as other engineering programs.

Provide input for SVP of Health Sciences and CEO of U of U Health search

A nationwide search is underway to find the successor for current Senior Vice President of Health Sciences Michael Good.

Humans of the U: Vivek Anandh

“If you are an aspiring entrepreneur at the U, my advice is to find a problem that affects you or someone in your community and see what you can do.”

Sunnyside Apartments open to U staff

Full-time university employees who are interested in residing at Sunnyside are eligible to stay for one year with the possibility to renew for one additional year. 

Congratulations to 2024 prestigious scholarship winners

The University of Utah is proud to announce the school’s 2024 recipients, finalists, semi-finalists and alternates for nationally prestigious scholarships.

@theU May 6, 2024

See what’s happening this week at the U!

New Engagement and Belonging Task Force

The goals of the task force are to revitalize student involvement efforts aimed at improving retention and persistence to graduation.

Humans of the U: Ariel Richer

“Community-based research works by acknowledging the different power structures at play and working to empower people who are marginalized.”

4 U students selected for Fulbright US Student Program Awards for 2024-25

This program enables academic exchanges between the United States and over 140 countries.

New Behavioral Health Technician program

The College of Social Work’s new sequence can be completed in three semesters, and is open to enrolled undergraduate U students in any discipline.

A bright future for the John and Marcia Price College of Engineering

A new facility will house the Kahlert School of Computing as well as other engineering programs.

Provide input for SVP of Health Sciences and CEO of U of U Health search

A nationwide search is underway to find the successor for current Senior Vice President of Health Sciences Michael Good.

Humans of the U: Vivek Anandh

“If you are an aspiring entrepreneur at the U, my advice is to find a problem that affects you or someone in your community and see what you can do.”

Sunnyside Apartments open to U staff

Full-time university employees who are interested in residing at Sunnyside are eligible to stay for one year with the possibility to renew for one additional year. 

Congratulations to 2024 prestigious scholarship winners

The University of Utah is proud to announce the school’s 2024 recipients, finalists, semi-finalists and alternates for nationally prestigious scholarships.

@theU May 6, 2024

See what’s happening this week at the U!

New Engagement and Belonging Task Force

The goals of the task force are to revitalize student involvement efforts aimed at improving retention and persistence to graduation.

Humans of the U: Ariel Richer

“Community-based research works by acknowledging the different power structures at play and working to empower people who are marginalized.”

4 U students selected for Fulbright US Student Program Awards for 2024-25

This program enables academic exchanges between the United States and over 140 countries.

New Behavioral Health Technician program

The College of Social Work’s new sequence can be completed in three semesters, and is open to enrolled undergraduate U students in any discipline.

 
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