humanities

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Humanities intelligence

Lessons learned in the humanities set you up not only for multiple career paths but for an education that will see you through a lifetime.


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A new way to apply second language skills

Discover how U students can apply their proficiency in a second language in a variety of majors.


2021 ‘Best Graduate Schools’

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2021 “Best Graduate Schools.”


Best grad schools

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


RECOGNIZING ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

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


EXTRA, EXTRA, READ ALL ABOUT CONTINUUM

The winter edition includes: Genes and addiction, 30 years of student service, why humanities matter, top five dinosaur myths and more.


WHEN SCIENCE AND HUMANITIES MEET

Poet, biologist and visual artist headline Utah Symposium in Science and Literature to explore human impact on earth.


U’S GUGGENHEIM FELLOWS

Humanities professors Nadja Durbach and Melanie Rae Thon were awarded Guggenheim Fellowships and chosen among 3,000 applicants.


STEFFENSEN CANNON SCHOLARS

U celebrates 25 years of Steffensen Cannon Scholars and honors more than 500 alumni in their pursuit of excellence.


Tymas-Jones Honored for Cultural Achievement

Dean Raymond Tymas-Jones was awarded the Utah Cultural Alliance’s 2014 Cultural Achievement Award for his significant contributions to the arts, humanities and culture in the state of Utah.