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One U

By working together, those at the University of Utah have the power to develop innovative solutions to address the most pressing societal issues.

The Race to Promontory

UMFA exhibition brings historic railroad photos and spikes to the U.

Invert the Inversion

With new apps to make it easier to participate, join the Clear the Air Challenge.

The Future of Social Justice

Author and activist Blair Imani will headline ASUU’s Conference on Diverse Excellence, the theme of which, “Unite For Justice,” brings peoples of diverse backgrounds together in order to educate, uplift and support one another.

Studying Melanoma Survival

States with fewer skin cancer diagnoses have higher death rates.

Lights, Camera, Science at Sundance

Science@Sundance highlights movies that excel at using art and storytelling to engage their audiences in important science-related issues.

Invest in U

The U launches a pilot program designed to help students pay education-related costs so they can complete their degrees faster and launch their professional careers.

Campus Events

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 
The first-gen experience

Calling for proposals for first-generation students to present workshops, panels, etc. at the First Generation Conference on March 20.


Jeff Herring to serve as Chair-Elect on national board of directors

Herring has worked in human resources for over 15 years, including seven years at the University of Utah.


Marc Porter named to chemistry society

The University of Utah chemical engineering professor was recently named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, the professional association based in the United Kingdom dedicated to the advancement of the chemical sciences.


New UMFA exhibition celebrates voting rights

The exhibition will be on view Thursday, March 5 through Sunday, December 6.


President Ruth Watkins to deliver Aileen H. Clyde Lecture

The event will be held March 5.


Be the 2020 New Student Welcome student speaker

The Office of Orientation & Transition is now accepting applications for the Fall 2020 New Student Welcome student speaker.


Women’s Resource Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Join the Women’s Resource Center as they celebrate the official opening of their newly renovated space in the Union.


50th anniversary of the College of Social and Behavioral Science

Alumni stories wanted!


Health precautions at University of Utah Asia campus

Precautions are being put in place on the Asia campus of the University of Utah based on recommendation from the Korean Ministry of Education.


Tino Nyawelo Receives Community Engaged Teaching Award

The University Teaching Committee has selected Tino Nyawelo, associate professor in Physics & Astronomy, to receive the Community Engaged Teaching and Scholarship Award for 2020. Last year, Nyawelo received the College of Science Award for Fostering Undergraduate Research Excellence.


The first-gen experience

Calling for proposals for first-generation students to present workshops, panels, etc. at the First Generation Conference on March 20.


Jeff Herring to serve as Chair-Elect on national board of directors

Herring has worked in human resources for over 15 years, including seven years at the University of Utah.


Marc Porter named to chemistry society

The University of Utah chemical engineering professor was recently named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, the professional association based in the United Kingdom dedicated to the advancement of the chemical sciences.


New UMFA exhibition celebrates voting rights

The exhibition will be on view Thursday, March 5 through Sunday, December 6.


President Ruth Watkins to deliver Aileen H. Clyde Lecture

The event will be held March 5.


Be the 2020 New Student Welcome student speaker

The Office of Orientation & Transition is now accepting applications for the Fall 2020 New Student Welcome student speaker.


Women’s Resource Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Join the Women’s Resource Center as they celebrate the official opening of their newly renovated space in the Union.


50th anniversary of the College of Social and Behavioral Science

Alumni stories wanted!


Health precautions at University of Utah Asia campus

Precautions are being put in place on the Asia campus of the University of Utah based on recommendation from the Korean Ministry of Education.


Tino Nyawelo Receives Community Engaged Teaching Award

The University Teaching Committee has selected Tino Nyawelo, associate professor in Physics & Astronomy, to receive the Community Engaged Teaching and Scholarship Award for 2020. Last year, Nyawelo received the College of Science Award for Fostering Undergraduate Research Excellence.


The first-gen experience

Calling for proposals for first-generation students to present workshops, panels, etc. at the First Generation Conference on March 20.


Jeff Herring to serve as Chair-Elect on national board of directors

Herring has worked in human resources for over 15 years, including seven years at the University of Utah.


Marc Porter named to chemistry society

The University of Utah chemical engineering professor was recently named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, the professional association based in the United Kingdom dedicated to the advancement of the chemical sciences.


New UMFA exhibition celebrates voting rights

The exhibition will be on view Thursday, March 5 through Sunday, December 6.


President Ruth Watkins to deliver Aileen H. Clyde Lecture

The event will be held March 5.


Be the 2020 New Student Welcome student speaker

The Office of Orientation & Transition is now accepting applications for the Fall 2020 New Student Welcome student speaker.


Women’s Resource Center Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Join the Women’s Resource Center as they celebrate the official opening of their newly renovated space in the Union.


50th anniversary of the College of Social and Behavioral Science

Alumni stories wanted!


Health precautions at University of Utah Asia campus

Precautions are being put in place on the Asia campus of the University of Utah based on recommendation from the Korean Ministry of Education.


Tino Nyawelo Receives Community Engaged Teaching Award

The University Teaching Committee has selected Tino Nyawelo, associate professor in Physics & Astronomy, to receive the Community Engaged Teaching and Scholarship Award for 2020. Last year, Nyawelo received the College of Science Award for Fostering Undergraduate Research Excellence.


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Campus Events

CAMPUS HAPPENINGS

COVID-19 guidance for the University of Utah

Dear Faculty Members, Staff, and Students, We are writing to share several important updates that affect the University of Utah community. As of today, March 3, 2020, there are no confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state of Utah. However, the nature of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak is fluid and changing daily. As […]

In Brief

Order your personalized graduation announcements

The grad fair is coming up at the University Campus Store!

No benefit found in using broad-spectrum antibiotics as initial pneumonia treatment

Pneumonia patients given drugs that target antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the first few days after hospitalization fared no better than those receiving standard medical care.

Modern movement meets classical ballet

The University of Utah’s School of Dance proudly presents “Gala”—the annual concert where the ballet and modern programs to come together on stage at the Marriott Center for Dance.

Wearable sensor powered by AI predicts worsening heart failure before hospitalization

A wearable sensor that works in conjunction with artificial intelligence technology could help detect critical changes in heart failure patients days before a health crisis.

U of U ALERT: Reported sexual assault

The police investigation into an alleged sexual assault on campus is ongoing.

Humans of the U: Samery Moras

“In the six years that I competed internationally as part of the U.S. team, I met some of the greatest people, learned about new cultures and grew mentally alongside my athletic career.”

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences honors alumni

For the college’s 50th anniversary, it honored an alum from each of the past five decades.

‘Reframing the Conversation: Expanding the Portrayal of Black Men’

Insights from the first panel in a series of conversations aimed at sparking a campus-wide conversation about racism, othering and safety.

COVID-19 guidance for the University of Utah

Dear Faculty Members, Staff, and Students, We are writing to share several important updates that affect the University of Utah community. As of today, March 3, 2020, there are no confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state of Utah. However, the nature of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak is fluid and changing daily. As […]

In Brief

Order your personalized graduation announcements

The grad fair is coming up at the University Campus Store!

No benefit found in using broad-spectrum antibiotics as initial pneumonia treatment

Pneumonia patients given drugs that target antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the first few days after hospitalization fared no better than those receiving standard medical care.

Modern movement meets classical ballet

The University of Utah’s School of Dance proudly presents “Gala”—the annual concert where the ballet and modern programs to come together on stage at the Marriott Center for Dance.

Wearable sensor powered by AI predicts worsening heart failure before hospitalization

A wearable sensor that works in conjunction with artificial intelligence technology could help detect critical changes in heart failure patients days before a health crisis.

U of U ALERT: Reported sexual assault

The police investigation into an alleged sexual assault on campus is ongoing.

Humans of the U: Samery Moras

“In the six years that I competed internationally as part of the U.S. team, I met some of the greatest people, learned about new cultures and grew mentally alongside my athletic career.”

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences honors alumni

For the college’s 50th anniversary, it honored an alum from each of the past five decades.

‘Reframing the Conversation: Expanding the Portrayal of Black Men’

Insights from the first panel in a series of conversations aimed at sparking a campus-wide conversation about racism, othering and safety.

COVID-19 guidance for the University of Utah

Dear Faculty Members, Staff, and Students, We are writing to share several important updates that affect the University of Utah community. As of today, March 3, 2020, there are no confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state of Utah. However, the nature of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak is fluid and changing daily. As […]

In Brief

Order your personalized graduation announcements

The grad fair is coming up at the University Campus Store!

No benefit found in using broad-spectrum antibiotics as initial pneumonia treatment

Pneumonia patients given drugs that target antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the first few days after hospitalization fared no better than those receiving standard medical care.

Modern movement meets classical ballet

The University of Utah’s School of Dance proudly presents “Gala”—the annual concert where the ballet and modern programs to come together on stage at the Marriott Center for Dance.

Wearable sensor powered by AI predicts worsening heart failure before hospitalization

A wearable sensor that works in conjunction with artificial intelligence technology could help detect critical changes in heart failure patients days before a health crisis.

U of U ALERT: Reported sexual assault

The police investigation into an alleged sexual assault on campus is ongoing.

Humans of the U: Samery Moras

“In the six years that I competed internationally as part of the U.S. team, I met some of the greatest people, learned about new cultures and grew mentally alongside my athletic career.”

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences honors alumni

For the college’s 50th anniversary, it honored an alum from each of the past five decades.

‘Reframing the Conversation: Expanding the Portrayal of Black Men’

Insights from the first panel in a series of conversations aimed at sparking a campus-wide conversation about racism, othering and safety.

COVID-19 guidance for the University of Utah

Dear Faculty Members, Staff, and Students, We are writing to share several important updates that affect the University of Utah community. As of today, March 3, 2020, there are no confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state of Utah. However, the nature of the worldwide COVID-19 outbreak is fluid and changing daily. As […]

In Brief

Order your personalized graduation announcements

The grad fair is coming up at the University Campus Store!

No benefit found in using broad-spectrum antibiotics as initial pneumonia treatment

Pneumonia patients given drugs that target antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the first few days after hospitalization fared no better than those receiving standard medical care.

Modern movement meets classical ballet

The University of Utah’s School of Dance proudly presents “Gala”—the annual concert where the ballet and modern programs to come together on stage at the Marriott Center for Dance.

Wearable sensor powered by AI predicts worsening heart failure before hospitalization

A wearable sensor that works in conjunction with artificial intelligence technology could help detect critical changes in heart failure patients days before a health crisis.

U of U ALERT: Reported sexual assault

The police investigation into an alleged sexual assault on campus is ongoing.

Humans of the U: Samery Moras

“In the six years that I competed internationally as part of the U.S. team, I met some of the greatest people, learned about new cultures and grew mentally alongside my athletic career.”

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences honors alumni

For the college’s 50th anniversary, it honored an alum from each of the past five decades.

‘Reframing the Conversation: Expanding the Portrayal of Black Men’

Insights from the first panel in a series of conversations aimed at sparking a campus-wide conversation about racism, othering and safety.

 
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CAMPUS EVENTS

 
 
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