racism

An Asian woman holds up a sign that says Stop Asian Hate.

The 2020 surge of anti-Asian hate language

Clusters of hateful tweets spread across the contiguous U.S. that varied in size, strength distribution and location.


When hate abounds, promote empathy and love

The University of Utah is a place where we dispel conspiracy with reasoned debate and knowledge development based on the use of the broad scientific process.


A headshot of Marcel

Fractured militancy

A new book from sociology Marcel Paret explores social dynamics in post-apartheid South Africa.


Aerial photo of the John R. Park Building at the University of Utah

Action against racism on campus

Announcing the launch of the Presidential Commission on Equity and Belonging.


aerial view of University of Utah campus

Statement on reported racial incidents

The university strongly condemns racist and bias incidents.


Aerial photo of the John R. Park Building at the University of Utah

Statement on racist and bias incident on campus

Racist and hateful behavior on our campus is an offense to our entire community.


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.