For the college’s 50th anniversary, it honored an alum from each of the past five decades.
Discussions of reforming the bail system often turn to the question of public safety. Would people out on bail commit crimes? The answer appears to be yes.
In the United States, 1 in 10 babies is born preterm, or at a gestational age of less than 37 weeks. The causes of preterm birth are complicated but the effects are clear: Preterm birth has lasting consequences for the child and their family.
“I never fathomed that I’d become a widow at 34, left to raise my four children alone, the oldest 15, the baby 2. Medulloblastoma was supposed to be a pediatric brain tumor, so how could it put a 36-year-old man in the grave in just eight months? It felt like déjà vu. My daddy died from glioblastoma brain cancer when I was 20 …. But I’m not going to tell you a sob story. I started school at 35 determined to make a difference in the world of cancer and this fall, I’ll embark upon my next quest—a Ph.D. in oncological sciences studying brain cancer here at the U. If I am able to make a difference in just one life all the years of studying, sleepless nights and sacrificing a social life will be worth it.”
“Coming to Utah let me believe that age and gender will never be a barrier to success. With my deepest gratitude, I humbly share this thought with you: If you believe something is right to do, just do it. When you truly want a thing for better, the whole world will stay united to help you make it come true. Nothing will prevent you from moving further.”
U researchers identify link between Chicago homicide spike and decline in stop-and-frisk policing.
Society, Water and Climate Research Group melds scientific perspectives toward finding sustainable water solutions in a changing world.
Business school announces interdisciplinary institute honoring legacy of leading Utah economist Marriner S. Eccles.
“I just graduated with three of my daughters last week. I went back to school after graduating 27 years ago with an associate degree in nursing.”
The University of Utah’s Hinckley Institute of Politics to discuss U.S. ties with Latin America Feb. 23 – March 3.