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Student mental health at the U

The University Counseling Center continues to innovate to provide students with support from a broad spectrum of mental health and wellness resources.


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

How to practice self-compassion

We can be so hard on ourselves.

Dialing back COVID-19 restrictions as we prepare to return to campus

Changes include event guidance, travel Restrictions, and temporary work adjustments (TWA).

Why practice gratitude at work

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

Racial, ethnic and sex disparities and opportunities in Utah

The report highlights recent actions by the governor and Legislature to expand opportunity for all Utahns.

Leading during a crisis: Lessons learned

The pandemic has impacted the way everyone leads.

How to thermally cloak an object

Theoretical method can make objects invisible to a thermal camera, or mimic a different object

Fossilized tracks show earliest known evidence of mammals at the seashore

Wyoming tracks likely belonged to a brown-bear-sized five-toed mammal from 58 million years ago.

Campus Events


New Leadership Academy applications open

Apply for the 2021-2022 cohort by July 31, 2021.

Road construction on upper campus

Road work begins May 17th.

Download the TransLoc app

The TransLoc app is free and available on the App Store and Google Play.

New Chief Global Officer named

Brian Gibson comes to the U from George Mason University.

Youth Education summer program discount

Faculty and staff receive a 15% discount on tuition of all Youth Education summer camps and classes.

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Campus Events


New collection at Marriott Library focuses on books by publishers and authors of color

It isn’t enough just to put these books on our shelves; we need them in our syllabi, suggested reading lists, our recommendations.

Johnson & Johnson vaccine once again available

Anyone considering getting the J&J vaccine will be informed of potential risks.

Securing payments on a mostly cashless campus

The University of Utah securely processes a multitude of credit card transactions each year.

Campus Events


"Change the Subject" - Film Panel Discussion
Workshops: Revenue Models
Fulbright Info Session
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