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Liberal Arts degrees deserve more credit in our society

August 31, 2015

I was sitting in my intermediate microeconomics class for the first time Tuesday morning and as people filtered in, my professor went around casually asking peoples’ names, if they were majoring or minoring in anything other than economics and why they were majoring in economics — things like that....

Salt Lake should follow Seattle’s Example and be more Dog-Friendly

August 25, 2015

I was recently in Seattle, Wash. for one last hoorah before the start of Fall Semester. While the city is full of fun attractions and sites, what struck me most was how dog-friendly the city is. It permits and even encourages dogs and owners to live cohesive lives in a healthy and sanitary way in an...

Turn Up Your Tunes to Turn Down Your Stress Levels

August 12, 2015

If there’s one thing college students know, it’s stress — stress from heavy workloads, stress from finances, stress from finals, stress from relationships, you name it. Now, with Fall Semester nearly underway, it might be a good idea to remind ourselves of our best stress-relieving techniques....

Debate: Should “Go Set a Watchman” Have Been Published?

August 10, 2015

Publication of New Harper Lee Book Should Never Have Happened by Emma Tanner I think we’ve all heard about the recent Go Set a Watchman controversy, as it seems to be the only thing any literary enthusiast can talk or write about. That isn’t necessarily a bad thing, as anyone who loves and cherishe...

Giving grades to doctors is an all-around fail

August 8, 2015

For the past few decades this country has kicked around an idea that some believe might spur a cheaper, better quality healthcare system – the idea that American doctors should be given “report cards" and "grades" which, in theory, would provide accurate public notice of the doctor's competence....

Utah AD Hill talks RES expansion, scheduling BYU and more at roundtable

Utah AD Hill talks RES expansion, scheduling BYU and more at roundtable

April 30, 2015

Utah athletic director Chris Hill sat down for an hour-long round-table meeting with the local media on Wednesday to discuss the state of Utah athletics. Here are some of the highlights. On Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion:“You know my joke about expanding the stadium? It’s very popular: we are addin...

Gymnastics: Marsden, Farden move forward after end of era

April 22, 2015

When talking about the future of the Utah gymnastics program following her husband’s retirement, Red Rocks co-head coach Megan Marsden slipped up. “Greg and I — wait — Tom and I are confident we are going to be able to carry on the high standards,” she said. Sometimes old habits die hard. A...

Gymnastics: Red Rocks hire veteran U gymnast Meredith Paulicivic as asst. coach

Gymnastics: Red Rocks hire veteran U gymnast Meredith Paulicivic as asst. coach

April 22, 2015

Tom Farden and Megan Marsden didn’t waste any time finding a new Utah gymnastics assistant. They didn’t have to stray too far from the family tree, either. A day after Utah introduced Farden and Marsden as the co-head coaches on Wednesday, the team announced Meredith Paulicivic had been hired a...

Gymnastics: Team reacts with shock, gratitude to Marsden’s retirement

Gymnastics: Team reacts with shock, gratitude to Marsden’s retirement

April 21, 2015

Greg Marsden tried to break the news to his team in a positive way. He knew the Utes would be left in the hands of two coaches they already knew and trusted, but when he went to tell his gymnasts he was retiring he couldn’t hold back his emotions. A day after the Red Rocks returned from the NCAA championships, t...

Gymnastics: Greg Marsden can’t avoid the spotlight in retirement presser

Gymnastics: Greg Marsden can’t avoid the spotlight in retirement presser

April 21, 2015

Greg Marsden wanted nothing to do with his own retirement press conference.For a year now, he has known that this season would be his last. He'd talked to athletic director Chris Hill, he had spoken with his wife and co-head coach Megan Marsden and told his assistant Tom Farden that he would be promoted. But then t...

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