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A culture of respect begins with U

In the spring 2019 semester, the U introduced a voluntary online training module focusing on diversity, inclusion and equity on campus.

Women’s Week: ‘Redefine’

This year’s events explore what it means to be powerful and radically creative, with a keynote address by Gabby Rivera, a Bronx-born, queer Latinx writer.

U alum named Nintendo president

Social media reacts to U alum Doug Bowser embracing comparisons to fire-breathing villain.

A future that is boundless

The U is changing lives and reaching new heights, President Watkins said in State of the U remarks.

Passageways to the law

More than 100 high school students visited the S.J. Quinney College of Law as part of a program designed to inspire students from underrepresented communities to pursue careers in the legal field.

Painting with the dean

Earlier this year, College of Mines and Earth Sciences Dean Darryl Butt led an art class as a form of stress relief.

Heading to the Hill

U students to exhibit their research via posters to Utah state legislators on Capitol Hill.

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Supporting the Black community at the U

Announcing the Black Advisory Council at the University of Utah.

Indigenous co-management essential for Bears Ears region

Indigenous people have lived in the Bears Ears region of southeastern Utah for millennia. Ancestral Pueblos built elaborate houses, check dams, agricultural terraces and other modifications of the landscape, leaving ecological legacies that persist to this day. Identifying how humans interacted with past environments is critical for informing how best to protect archaeological sites and […]

Ranked-Choice Voting gives voice to diverse electorate

A look at how ranked voting could change elections.

How the body builds a healthy relationship with “good” gut bacteria

Research shows how the bacteria in the gut shape the immune system.

Student mental health at the U

The U Counseling Center is expanding mental health and wellness support for students.

How to practice self-compassion

We can be so hard on ourselves.

Why practice gratitude at work

We are less likely to express gratitude at work than anywhere else, where it’s sorely needed.

Mindfulness

Mindfulness is awareness of the present moment—open to where we are and what we’re doing with a sense of acceptance.

Mindfulness and comfort in the face of racism

Racism isn’t something that happens “somewhere else.”

3 steps to healing and resistance in the face of racism

Mindfulness can be an act of healing and resistance for Black, Indigenous, People of Color who confront microaggressions as part of everyday life.

Supporting the Black community at the U

Announcing the Black Advisory Council at the University of Utah.

Indigenous co-management essential for Bears Ears region

Indigenous people have lived in the Bears Ears region of southeastern Utah for millennia. Ancestral Pueblos built elaborate houses, check dams, agricultural terraces and other modifications of the landscape, leaving ecological legacies that persist to this day. Identifying how humans interacted with past environments is critical for informing how best to protect archaeological sites and […]

Ranked-Choice Voting gives voice to diverse electorate

A look at how ranked voting could change elections.

How the body builds a healthy relationship with “good” gut bacteria

Research shows how the bacteria in the gut shape the immune system.

Student mental health at the U

The U Counseling Center is expanding mental health and wellness support for students.

How to practice self-compassion

We can be so hard on ourselves.

Why practice gratitude at work

We are less likely to express gratitude at work than anywhere else, where it’s sorely needed.

Mindfulness

Mindfulness is awareness of the present moment—open to where we are and what we’re doing with a sense of acceptance.

Mindfulness and comfort in the face of racism

Racism isn’t something that happens “somewhere else.”

3 steps to healing and resistance in the face of racism

Mindfulness can be an act of healing and resistance for Black, Indigenous, People of Color who confront microaggressions as part of everyday life.

Supporting the Black community at the U

Announcing the Black Advisory Council at the University of Utah.

Indigenous co-management essential for Bears Ears region

Indigenous people have lived in the Bears Ears region of southeastern Utah for millennia. Ancestral Pueblos built elaborate houses, check dams, agricultural terraces and other modifications of the landscape, leaving ecological legacies that persist to this day. Identifying how humans interacted with past environments is critical for informing how best to protect archaeological sites and […]

Ranked-Choice Voting gives voice to diverse electorate

A look at how ranked voting could change elections.

How the body builds a healthy relationship with “good” gut bacteria

Research shows how the bacteria in the gut shape the immune system.

Student mental health at the U

The U Counseling Center is expanding mental health and wellness support for students.

How to practice self-compassion

We can be so hard on ourselves.

Why practice gratitude at work

We are less likely to express gratitude at work than anywhere else, where it’s sorely needed.

Mindfulness

Mindfulness is awareness of the present moment—open to where we are and what we’re doing with a sense of acceptance.

Mindfulness and comfort in the face of racism

Racism isn’t something that happens “somewhere else.”

3 steps to healing and resistance in the face of racism

Mindfulness can be an act of healing and resistance for Black, Indigenous, People of Color who confront microaggressions as part of everyday life.

Supporting the Black community at the U

Announcing the Black Advisory Council at the University of Utah.

Indigenous co-management essential for Bears Ears region

Indigenous people have lived in the Bears Ears region of southeastern Utah for millennia. Ancestral Pueblos built elaborate houses, check dams, agricultural terraces and other modifications of the landscape, leaving ecological legacies that persist to this day. Identifying how humans interacted with past environments is critical for informing how best to protect archaeological sites and […]

Ranked-Choice Voting gives voice to diverse electorate

A look at how ranked voting could change elections.

How the body builds a healthy relationship with “good” gut bacteria

Research shows how the bacteria in the gut shape the immune system.

Student mental health at the U

The U Counseling Center is expanding mental health and wellness support for students.

How to practice self-compassion

We can be so hard on ourselves.

Why practice gratitude at work

We are less likely to express gratitude at work than anywhere else, where it’s sorely needed.

Mindfulness

Mindfulness is awareness of the present moment—open to where we are and what we’re doing with a sense of acceptance.

Mindfulness and comfort in the face of racism

Racism isn’t something that happens “somewhere else.”

3 steps to healing and resistance in the face of racism

Mindfulness can be an act of healing and resistance for Black, Indigenous, People of Color who confront microaggressions as part of everyday life.

 
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