School for Cultural and Social Transformation

view of Utah's downtown and capitol building from University of Utah campus at sunset

Mapping gender-based violence

U researchers hope to raise awareness of gender-based violence in Utah and beyond.


Humans of the U: Adriana Parker

“My primary responsibility as a librarian at the U is to teach information literacy and for me, that means ensuring every student has equitable access to all of the resources, services and knowledge they need to accomplish their goals.”


A powerful transformation

After just one year in the School for Cultural and Social Transformation, the number of Disability Studies minors has doubled.


50 years of Ethnic Studies

On March 29, the U’s Division of Ethnic Studies will celebrate its 50th anniversary with a day of panels and an evening reception.


New AVP strikes the right chord

Nicole Robinson to serve as associate vice president for Equity and Diversity.


MEET THE GRADUATES: HEIDI QIN

From my involvement and activism with the Asian American Student Association and the Queer and Trans Students of Color groups, to being a part of the creation of the new School for Cultural and Social Transformation, I was able to find family and community.


ETHNIC STUDIES GOES GLOBAL

A new initiative is aimed at adding a global perspective to the division’s curriculum.


A STRENGTHENING CAMPUS

U moves forward in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment.


PACIFIC ISLANDER INITIATIVE

The U is in the process of hiring two new full-time faculty in Pacific Islander studies and recently created a new scholarship aimed at recruiting and retaining talented Pacific Islander students.


NEW SCHOOL ELEVATES ETHNIC AND GENDER STUDIES

U launches School for Cultural and Social Transformation, paving the way for expanded research and educational contributions.