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Campus safety recommendations

Leaders across the University of Utah campus presented an update on the status of the 30 campus safety recommendations, including action items for implementation, and answered questions from the U’s Board of Trustees on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019—focusing on training and education, staffing and improved communication processes.

U announces 2019 Commencement speaker

Civil rights veteran and U alum Rev. France A. Davis will deliver commencement address exploring the power of unity.

First in the family

Hear what it’s like to be a college pioneer at First Gen-Con, an event to help first-generation students connect, share their experiences and meet staff and faculty who can help them navigate the college experience.

The politics of blame

Professor Martha Nussbaum—one of the world’s most celebrated political philosophers—will visit the U on Feb. 22, for the 2019 Tanner-McMurrin Lecture to examine the current political crisis and recommendations for how to mend divides in the country.

Mythical beasts, lyrical words

Poet Katharine Coles and artist Maureen O’Hara Ure to discuss their limited-edition book printed by Red Butte Press.

Commitment to sustainability

The U honors seven campus leaders with leadership awards at the Environment and Sustainability Research Symposium.

The U’s impact on air quality

How is the U curbing its own emissions?

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Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

Changing the conversation about mental health

One in five Americans will experience mental health challenges in any year, and 50% of adults will be diagnosed with a mental illness at some point in their lives.

U welcomes Ukrainian athletes to campus

This all-encompassing humanitarian and sporting initiative aims to provide a safe haven and training opportunities amid unrest and turmoil in the team’s home country.

Sixth graders experience their dream careers at Imagine U Day

A new catered career experience illustrates that secondary education is obtainable when students follow their passions.

Pride periodicals at the Marriott Library

The collections still need support from Utah’s LGBTQ+ community and anyone interested in preserving a cultural history for Utah Pride.

Movies and books to celebrate Pride Month

From the many stories that chronicle and celebrate the lives of people across the spectrum of identity, here are a few of our favorites.

Connecting homes on the Navajo Nation

The initiative will provide a 24/7 uninterrupted power supply, requiring minimum maintenance cost and minimum environmental footprint.

Anti-cancer compound found in soft corals

For 25 years, drug hunters have searched for the source of a natural chemical that had shown promise for treating cancer.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.

Juneteenth holiday to be added to U calendar

The Utah Board of Higher Education recently approved adding Juneteenth to university calendars, following the creation of the state and federal holiday that sets aside June 19 as a celebration of the end of slavery in the United States.

Pride Week brings celebration, series of hate crimes

We will continue to defend and preserve the rights of every member of our campus community to live authentically.

 
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