racism

Mindfulness and comfort in the face of racism

Racism isn’t something that happens “somewhere else.”


Three steps to healing and resistance in the face of racism

Mindfulness can be an act of healing and resistance for Black, Indigenous, People of Color who confront microaggressions as part of everyday life.


stock photo of a Black man dejected in front of a computer, with his head in his hands. Wearing a white button up shirt with blue polka dots, and wearing multiple bracelets on each wrist.

Public anti-Black violence and the mental health of Black Americans

A new study analyzes how highly publicized acts of racial violence impacts the mental health of Black Americans in the U.S.


Letter from Director of Athletics Mark Harlan and Head Football Coach Kyle Whittingham

Coach Scalley will remain in his position on the football staff.


Equality for all

U Alumni stands firmly with those speaking out against racism.


Understanding racial battle fatigue

The psychophysiological symptoms that people of color may experience living in and navigating through historically white spaces are real and must be discussed.


Statement regarding university contract with Banjo

The university condemns racism in any form.


Two flyers promoting racist and anti-diversity ideologies found near Student Services Building

The University of Utah has reported two flyers found on campus with racist and anti-immigrant ideologies to the Anti-Defamation League.


Condemning Racism

A message from President Watkins after a banner from an organization that espouses white supremacy was posted on the George S. Eccles Legacy Bridge and earlier in the week, several stickers from a different hate group were also found on campus.


MLK WEEK: ADDRESSING ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM

The 34th annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has become a platform to engage students, faculty, staff and community members in critical conversations around contemporary civil rights issues and issues surrounding race and racism in America.