Equity

Police identify person responsible for writing homophobic slur in dirt on a car parked on campus

The act was not targeted, and the individual responsible will be held accountable.


A woman scientist looks through a microscope

Why wait? New initiative gets students into the lab early

In 2020, the College of Science will give hundreds of undergraduates the opportunity to contribute to real research projects the year that they step onto campus.


Campus partners meet to discuss equity, diversity, and inclusion.

A collective effort for change

The U’s Inaugural vice president for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion gets to work building bridges across campus.


A deadly diagnosis

The 2020 U Remembers theme focuses on the experiences of children with medical challenges during the Holocaust.


University statement on former professor Henry Harpending

Henry Harpending was a professor of anthropology from 1997 until his death in 2016.


First VP for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion named

Mary Ann Villarreal will join the U as the inaugural vice president for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion on July 1, 2019.


A culture of respect begins with U

In the spring 2019 semester, the U introduced a voluntary online training module focusing on diversity, inclusion and equity on campus.


Uncovering sustainability

Faculty across campus are enhancing education by implementing the big ideas of sustainability — equity, economy and environment into their courses and departments.


How to talk to kids about race

U professor provides 10 tips for discussing race and culture with small children.


A PATH TO HIGHER ED

Assistant professor Erin L. Castro is the driving force behind a new project that seeks to bring equity and access to a college education to Utah’s prisons.