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U receives grant from Office on Violence Against Women

The grant will facilitate partnership with Utah Domestic Violence Coalition and other community entities to address service coordination and prevention.

Thanksgiving food for thought

For many Americans, Thanksgiving isn’t all turkey and gravy. Discover five ways to approach the holiday with increased kindness and sensitivity.

Building a sustainable food culture on campus

Discover how food consumption impacts our planet and how you can help build a new food culture in the U community.

International Night 2019: Leave Your Mark on the World

International night featured food, dance and culture from countries all around the globe.

State-of-the-art virtual reality classroom

The Marriott Library’s unique virtual reality-enabled classroom allows students to explore the latest developments in that technology.

Continuum magazine gets a new name and a bold new look

Take a look at the new University of Utah Magazine.

KUED Channel 7 becomes PBS Utah

The change is an evolution of the brand that reflects the station’s role as the only PBS station in the state.

University Guest House expansion

The expansion brings the Guest House to 175 guest rooms and 30 mini-suites, totaling 205 sleeping rooms.

Changing behavior to improve the air

How can your individual decisions impact air quality?

Campus Events


Next steps in McCluskey family lawsuit

A hearing in the case of McCluskey v. State of Utah has been set for May 13, 2020, at the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City.

Study later, study safer

To help students feel more comfortable on campus at night, SafeRide will run until 1 a.m. Dec. 2-5 and until 2 a.m. on Dec. 9-12.

December Academic Senate meeting

The next meeting of the Academic Senate is Monday, Dec. 2, from 3-5 p.m. in the Moot Courtroom in the College of Law building. Meetings are open to the public.

Utah System of Higher Education recognizes the U for accomplishments

The resolution highlights several recent happenings at the university, including its induction into the prestigious Association of American Universities.

Nominate an outstanding faculty member

The Hatch Prize recognizes a faculty member for outstanding contributions to teaching, dissemination of knowledge and improving our ability to communicate with each other.

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Campus Events


UMFA executive director named to prestigious art board

Gretchen Dietrich joins an impressive roster of respected industry leaders

Humans of the U: Tiffany Baffour

“I participated in my first anti-apartheid protest when I was 12 years old. I think that was really a catalyst for me to start thinking about social change and how we can all have an impact on larger social and policy issues.”

Construction & Commuter Updates

Road construction near the Huntsman Cancer Hospital starting soon.

Campus Events


U Food Drive
Polarization and Incivility in American Politics: Is Congressional Gridlock Affecting US State Legislatures?
Composers’ Forum
Gaia Game Night
Make It: 3-D Printed Pencil
Red Butte Garden Museum Store Sunday
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