education

Building a sense of belonging in Utah schools

A team of Utah educators launches the Belonging Schools Initiative to empower families as partners in their children’s education.


STEM Barbie

In partnership with National Geographic, forest ecologist Nalini Nadkarni helped develop a product line including Wildlife Conservationist, Astrophysicist, Polar Marine Biologist, Wildlife Photojournalist and Entomologist.


Power to the parents

University scholars demonstrate that parents are the solution—not the problem—when it comes to education reform.


Best grad schools

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2020 “Best Graduate Schools.”


Public universities and America’s future

On Thursday, Sept. 20, President Ruth Watkins welcomed thought leaders from around the nation to reflect on the role of public universities in a changing America.


CULTURALLY ROOTED PARTNERSHIPS

University Neighborhood Partners celebrates 15 years of bringing together university and west side resources for reciprocal learning, action and benefit.


RECOGNIZING ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out — see how the U ranked in the 2019 “Best Graduate Schools.”


Keep your eye on the horizon, hold fast

Conrad Anker: “Be patient, love freely and care deeply for the people who share earth. Respect the earth. There is only one. Exercise discipline to maximize your positive impact on humanity and be grateful for the climb.”


U Commencement 2017

U to graduate 8, 566 students at general commencement ceremony Thursday, May 4, most convocations Friday, May 5.


BIDDING A FOND FAREWELL TO MILTON BENNION HALL

Educating future teachers for more than a half a century, the building will come down soon.