Equity

Changing the face of science

Adapted from a story that originally appeared here in the University of Utah Health newsroom. When Faith Bowman was deciding where to attend graduate school, the University of Utah wasn’t exactly at the top of her list. Coming from Wisconsin, she didn’t know much about the school or the state. But during her recruitment visit, […]


Find your center

“I really don’t know if I would have finished school without the center.”


Do you feel like you belong here?

U researchers find that students’ certainty about belonging and their performance in a STEM course reinforce each other—for better or worse.


Funding a more equitable research enterprise

In consultation with the campus community, the Vice President for Research’s office has taken steps toward making research more just and accessible.


What’s in a title? More than meets the eye

The inconsistent use of professional titles for men and women is a common occurrence in health sciences.


Understanding critical race theory

Edmund Fong explains what this theory is and is not, shedding light on the current debate over this approach to understanding systemic racism.


Meet Valerie Flattes

The inaugural associate dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in the College of Nursing will provide collaborative, strategic and results-oriented leadership.


From Harlem to U

See 100 works by artists of African descent in the new Utah Museum of Fine Arts exhibition.


Mentoring is key for improving equity in research grant funding

Grant-writing mentoring can help scientists from underrepresented groups overcome research funding disparities.


Top stories of 2020: Our goal of an anti-racist campus

We want to highlight concrete actions we are taking to achieve our goal of an anti-racist 21st century campus grounded in equity and inclusion.