COVID-19

How COVID-19 impacts graduate students

The Graduate School answered questions about how COVID-19 and campus closures are impacting graduate students, from their medical coverage to tuition benefits.


Former U Gymnast Turned Nurse Mary Beth Lofgren

Former U gymnast turned nurse shares her story

Mary Beth Lofgren discusses her interest in health care, the influence of the U on her as a nurse and the impact of COVID-19.


Stay in PEAK summer shape with virtual U fitness classes

The U’s PEAK program is offering a new slate of live online workouts.


Health and safety requirements for level orange and EHS compliance measures

You should only come to campus for work that absolutely has to be completed onsite.


Portable, reusable test for COVID-19

U engineer Massood Tabib-Azar is developing a coronavirus sensor about the size of a quarter that works with a cellphone and can detect COVID-19 in 60 seconds.


University of Utah embarks on ambitious COVID-19 testing effort

Under Utah HERO, 10,000 Utahns will be tested for COVID-19. Results will guide public health decision-making and help move Utah’s economy forward.


Top tips for job searching during COVID-19

If you’re wondering how to job search during COVID-19, you’re not alone.


Evidence suggests COVID-19 isn’t sexually transmitted

The study was not comprehensive enough to fully rule out the possibility that the disease could be sexually transmitted. However, the chances of it occurring, based on this limited finding, appear to be remote.


Utah’s spring air quality better than usual during pandemic

Air quality along the Wasatch Front in March is usually good, but the reduction in emissions from COVID-19 stay-at-home measures have made air quality even better than usual.


Project Orange update

The guidelines use a widely recognized phased, color-coded—red, orange, yellow, green—scheme for the resumption of operations.