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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.

Make alternative transit time count

Emissions-saving challenges are most effective if participants make alternative transit fun, interesting or productive.

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 patient’s 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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Senate Summary | March 2021

If you missed the Academic Senate meeting on March 1, 2021, or need a refresher, then keep reading for the highlights from the meeting.

‘Inspiring a Movement’

Join the 2021 Women’s Week events at the U, March 8-12.

Alumna advice: Opportunities that led to my career

Learn from a recent grad how her experiences at the U led to success.

Lives of impact and inspiration

On Feb. 25, the U family celebrated a fantastic group of honorees at a virtual Founders Day event.

Don’t delay cancer screenings during COVID-19

Don’t put off a screening that could save your life.

Building a mobile, virtual reality classroom

Going well beyond video chatting, University of Utah students dissect virtual animals.

Ready to run

How you can help increase the number and diversity of women running for office in Utah.

Nobel Laureate to speak on changing the illumination of the world

Shuji Nakamura won the prize in 2014.

Unusual earthquakes highlight central Utah volcanoes

No sign of imminent eruption, researchers say, but quakes show activity in Black Rock Desert

Serving the underserved at the School of Dentistry

Caring for the underserved fosters empathy and a commitment to providing the best treatment for all patients.

Senate Summary | March 2021

If you missed the Academic Senate meeting on March 1, 2021, or need a refresher, then keep reading for the highlights from the meeting.

‘Inspiring a Movement’

Join the 2021 Women’s Week events at the U, March 8-12.

Alumna advice: Opportunities that led to my career

Learn from a recent grad how her experiences at the U led to success.

Lives of impact and inspiration

On Feb. 25, the U family celebrated a fantastic group of honorees at a virtual Founders Day event.

Don’t delay cancer screenings during COVID-19

Don’t put off a screening that could save your life.

Building a mobile, virtual reality classroom

Going well beyond video chatting, University of Utah students dissect virtual animals.

Ready to run

How you can help increase the number and diversity of women running for office in Utah.

Nobel Laureate to speak on changing the illumination of the world

Shuji Nakamura won the prize in 2014.

Unusual earthquakes highlight central Utah volcanoes

No sign of imminent eruption, researchers say, but quakes show activity in Black Rock Desert

Serving the underserved at the School of Dentistry

Caring for the underserved fosters empathy and a commitment to providing the best treatment for all patients.

Senate Summary | March 2021

If you missed the Academic Senate meeting on March 1, 2021, or need a refresher, then keep reading for the highlights from the meeting.

‘Inspiring a Movement’

Join the 2021 Women’s Week events at the U, March 8-12.

Alumna advice: Opportunities that led to my career

Learn from a recent grad how her experiences at the U led to success.

Lives of impact and inspiration

On Feb. 25, the U family celebrated a fantastic group of honorees at a virtual Founders Day event.

Don’t delay cancer screenings during COVID-19

Don’t put off a screening that could save your life.

Building a mobile, virtual reality classroom

Going well beyond video chatting, University of Utah students dissect virtual animals.

Ready to run

How you can help increase the number and diversity of women running for office in Utah.

Nobel Laureate to speak on changing the illumination of the world

Shuji Nakamura won the prize in 2014.

Unusual earthquakes highlight central Utah volcanoes

No sign of imminent eruption, researchers say, but quakes show activity in Black Rock Desert

Serving the underserved at the School of Dentistry

Caring for the underserved fosters empathy and a commitment to providing the best treatment for all patients.

Senate Summary | March 2021

If you missed the Academic Senate meeting on March 1, 2021, or need a refresher, then keep reading for the highlights from the meeting.

‘Inspiring a Movement’

Join the 2021 Women’s Week events at the U, March 8-12.

Alumna advice: Opportunities that led to my career

Learn from a recent grad how her experiences at the U led to success.

Lives of impact and inspiration

On Feb. 25, the U family celebrated a fantastic group of honorees at a virtual Founders Day event.

Don’t delay cancer screenings during COVID-19

Don’t put off a screening that could save your life.

Building a mobile, virtual reality classroom

Going well beyond video chatting, University of Utah students dissect virtual animals.

Ready to run

How you can help increase the number and diversity of women running for office in Utah.

Nobel Laureate to speak on changing the illumination of the world

Shuji Nakamura won the prize in 2014.

Unusual earthquakes highlight central Utah volcanoes

No sign of imminent eruption, researchers say, but quakes show activity in Black Rock Desert

Serving the underserved at the School of Dentistry

Caring for the underserved fosters empathy and a commitment to providing the best treatment for all patients.

 
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