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Pep talk from team captains to prepare the Utah Utes womens basketball team to take on Lipscomb University at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Nov. 10, 2021. (Photo by Rachel Rydalch Shelton | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Utah Women's Basketball Happy to be Playing Games Again
By Brian Preece, Sports Writer • January 16, 2022

  The University of Utah women’s basketball team finally got back on the floor after a 3½-week-long...

The Utah Womens Tennis player and University of Utah junior Lindsay Hung plays against the New Mexico State University in an NCAA dual Meet at the Jon M. Huntsman Tennis Center on 04 Feb. 2021 (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Strong Start for Utah Men's and Women's Tennis in Season Opener
By Elijah Murray, Sports Writer • January 16, 2022

  The Utah men’s and women’s tennis teams competed in their first match day of the season...

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Transforming an Institution: Invisible Labor and Devaluation of Faculty of Color
By Kayleigh Silverstein, Assistant News Editor • January 17, 2022

  Of the 843,750 full-time faculty in degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States, 573,912 or about 68%...

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Flight, an Opera by Jonathan Dove & April De Angelis.
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'Flight' is an Ambitious Opera That Sparks Curiosity in the Medium
By Luke Jackson, Arts Writer • January 16, 2022

  When my inexperienced mind approaches the art form of opera, I think of the music from "Carmen," a...

Mark H. Dold on the Eerie Parallels from the Premiere of Talbotts The Messenger at Pioneer Theatre Company
Mark H. Dold on the 'Eerie Parallels' from the Premiere of Talbott's 'The Messenger' at Pioneer Theatre Company
By Lee Kedem, Arts Writer • January 15, 2022

  Jeff Talbott’s "The Messenger" had its world premiere at Pioneer Theatre Company on Jan....

Paisley Rekdal, Utah Poet Laureate. (Photo Courtesy: Austen Diamond Photography)
Professor and Poet Laureate Paisley Rekdal on the Personal and Narrative Scope of Poetry
By Whit Fuller, Arts Writer • January 15, 2022

  The medium of poetics can be a vehicle for catharsis or a personal touchstone. Whatever connections...

(Graphic by Cyan Larson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Transforming an Institution: Invisible Labor and Devaluation of Faculty of Color
By Kayleigh Silverstein, Assistant News Editor • January 17, 2022

  Of the 843,750 full-time faculty in degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States, 573,912 or about 68%...

UUPD Investigates, U Responds to Bomb Threat at Black Cultural Center
UUPD Investigates, U Responds to Bomb Threat at Black Cultural Center
By Natalie Colby and Kayleigh Silverstein January 11, 2022

  At 4:25 a.m. on Jan. 11, 2021 the University of Utah Police Department responded to a bomb threat targeting the U's Black Cultural Center, called in from a crisis center in...

Spider webs stretch across sage brush and rabbit brush on either side of the causeway at Antelope Island State Park in Syracuse, Utah on July 27, 2021. (Photo by Gwen Christopherson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
2021 UN Climate Change Conference Reveals Global Priorities, U Community Responds
By Isaac Dunaway, News Writer • January 11, 2022

  Representatives of nearly 200 countries gathered at this year's United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. Throughout these two weeks, nations agreed to...

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Editorial: Divestment Requires More than an Empty Approval
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Editorial: Our Future is Uncertain and Stressful
Buening: Gardening Is a Form of Resistance
Buening: Gardening Is a Form of Resistance
By Sarah Buening, Opinion Writer • January 15, 2022

  How often, when we purchase food from the store, do we stop and think about how it got there? For those of us that buy exclusively...

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Hibben: All Kids Deserve Health Insurance
By Aya Hibben, Opinion Writer • January 9, 2022

  While the healthcare debate in Utah may have ended with the expansion of Medicaid, children have been left behind. Utah is regarded as a great state to raise children, known...

A portrait of Will Shadley taken on campus at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City on Dec. 7, 2021. (Photo by Rachel Rydalch Shelton | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Shadley: How and When To Write About Issues That Don’t Affect You
By Will Shadley, Opinion Writer • January 3, 2022

  Journalism is an inherently individualistic endeavor. Everything I write has my name attached to it. More than just my name, everything I choose to write about and how I write...

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Flight, an Opera by Jonathan Dove & April De Angelis.
(Photo courtesy of utahopera.com)
'Flight' is an Ambitious Opera That Sparks Curiosity in the Medium
By Luke Jackson, Arts Writer • January 16, 2022

  When my inexperienced mind approaches the art form of opera, I think of the music from "Carmen," a mysterious masked man singing from...

Mark H. Dold on the Eerie Parallels from the Premiere of Talbotts The Messenger at Pioneer Theatre Company
Mark H. Dold on the 'Eerie Parallels' from the Premiere of Talbott's 'The Messenger' at Pioneer Theatre Company
By Lee Kedem, Arts Writer • January 15, 2022

  Jeff Talbott’s "The Messenger" had its world premiere at Pioneer Theatre Company on Jan. 14, and the play showcased the eerie yet comprehensible parallels between an epidemic...

Paisley Rekdal, Utah Poet Laureate. (Photo Courtesy: Austen Diamond Photography)
Professor and Poet Laureate Paisley Rekdal on the Personal and Narrative Scope of Poetry
By Whit Fuller, Arts Writer • January 15, 2022

  The medium of poetics can be a vehicle for catharsis or a personal touchstone. Whatever connections it is able to form, poetry is a force that shapes both a poet and their...

University of Utah womens basketball players huddle during their win against Montana State University on Dec. 11, 2020 in the Jon M. Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Utes Women's Basketball Prepares To Take on Arizona Schools
By Eric Jensen, Sports Writer • January 16, 2022

  The Utah Utes hung tight with the second-ranked Stanford Cardinal on Sunday but ultimately fell short against the No. 2 team in the...

The University of Utah and Weber State host the Spring Classic at the McCarthy track & field in Salt Lake City, Utah on Friday, April 6, 2018. (Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Solid Start for Utah Track and Field
By Emily Dush, Sports Writer • January 16, 2022

  The Utah track and field team sent some athletes to compete in the Snake River Open in Pocatello, Idaho this past weekend.  In the 60m hurdles event, Bailey Kealamakia...

Pep talk from team captains to prepare the Utah Utes womens basketball team to take on Lipscomb University at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Nov. 10, 2021. (Photo by Rachel Rydalch Shelton | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Utah Women's Basketball Happy to be Playing Games Again
By Brian Preece, Sports Writer • January 16, 2022

  The University of Utah women’s basketball team finally got back on the floor after a 3½-week-long absence due to a COVID-19 outbreak in the program. The team had seen...

Bennett Chew and Zyena Tolhurst perform during rehearsal of Master Peters Puppet Show, directed by José Miguel and showing on Oct. 7 and 8, 2021 at 7:30 PM in the Performing Arts Building on campus in Salt Lake City. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Master Peter's Puppet Show Comes to the U
By Jack Gambassi, Photographer • October 6, 2021
A balloon display is marched down State St. in Salt Lake City for the Pride march on June 6, 2021. (Photo by Jack Gambassi |The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Salt Lake Pride March: A Photo Series
By Jack Gambassi, Photographer • June 11, 2021