Pacific Islander

photo of group of 12 people who are Pasifika fellows and ambassadors, faculty and mentors.

Leading in Pacific Islander studies

The U offers new Pacific Islands Studies Certificate.


Humans of the U: Michelle Tuitupou

“It’s not just planning out their classes, it’s helping them find their path.”


U academic advisor appointed to Salt Lake City school board

Michelle Tuitupou, from the Department of Geology and Geophysics, will fill the board seat through 2020.


Following in her father’s footsteps

Meet the father-daughter duo who graduated from the U and embarked on a path of public service. They hope to inspire others from diverse backgrounds to also run for public office.