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U Moving Forward with Recommendations to Address Sexual Assault

U Moving Forward with Recommendations to Address Sexual Assault

By Emily Anderson July 11, 2017

The majority of University of Utah students don’t know where to report a sexual assault, what happens once they make that complaint or where victims can get support and help on campus, according to the...

A woman holds a 'Utah Stands with Bears Ears' sign on South Temple near the Governor's Mansion in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Apr. 29, 2017. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Professors Sign Letter To Sec. Zinke Challenging President Trump’s Authority to Rescind National Monuments

By Emily Anderson June 9, 2017

As the deadline approaches for United States Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke to make his recommendation to President Donald Trump regarding national monuments designated over the last 20 years, Americans...

Carroll Named to National Academy of Sciences

Carroll Named to National Academy of Sciences

By Emily Anderson May 16, 2017

When Dana Carroll received a phone call on May 2 notifying him that he had been elected to the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), he couldn’t remember exactly what he said, “but it was somewhere along...

President David Pershing at the Racial Awareness March at the U in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Friday, Nov. 20th, 2015. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

U President David Pershing to Step Down

By Emily Anderson May 1, 2017

University of Utah President David Pershing said at a meeting for Associated Students of the University of Utah's Academic Senate on Monday that he would step down. He will remain president until the Board...

Vivian Lee, CEO of University of Utah Health Care, speaks inside the Sundance Filmmaker Lodge before the showing of Healing Health Care with Disruptive Health Technology in Park City, Utah on Friday, Jan. 28, 2017. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

Vivian Lee Resigns from Positions as CEO of University of Utah Health and Dean of the School of Medicine

By Emily Anderson April 28, 2017

The University of Utah announced Friday that CEO of University of Utah Health and Dean of the U's School of Medicine Vivian Lee has resigned. "On behalf of the entire leadership at the University of...

Protesters demanding the U reinstate Mary Beckerle as CEO of Huntsman Cancer Institute ascend the stairs of the Park Building, where President David Pershing's office is located, on Wednesday April 19, 2017.

Huntsman Family, HCI Employees Feud with U Over CEO Dismissal

By Elise Vandersteen Bailey and Emily Anderson April 20, 2017

Monday afternoon, according to Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) employees, University of Utah President David Pershing emailed Mary Beckerle to notify her that she had been dismissed from her position as...

U Launches Program to Encourage Success of African-American Doctoral Students

U Launches Program to Encourage Success of African-American Doctoral Students

By Emily Anderson April 17, 2017

Many African-American students at predominantly white schools like the University of Utah struggle to establish a network of support to see them through their studies. To close the gap, the U launched...

March for Science and How Research at the U is Affected by Trump's Proposed Budget Cuts

March for Science and How Research at the U is Affected by Trump’s Proposed Budget Cuts

By Emily Anderson April 17, 2017

Utah Senators Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee are among the nearly half of United States senators who have denied that the earth’s climate is changing as a result of human activity — a phenomenon that 97...

Student Assaulted with Pepper Spray in Dormitory on Campus

Student Assaulted with Pepper Spray in Dormitory on Campus

By Emily Anderson March 24, 2017

A University of Utah student living in Gateway Heights apartments on campus was assaulted in their room early Friday morning. Around 2:15 a.m., an unidentified male knocked on the victim’s door while...

ASUU Vice President-elect for University Relations Zoe Kozlowski speaks at the second ASUU debate on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 alongside President-elect Zach Berger and Vice President-elect for Student Relations Saeed Shihab.

Unite Claims ASUU Executive Positions by 19 Votes

By Emily Anderson March 13, 2017

With a narrow lead of 0.5 percent over ACT party, Unite won ASUU elections on Friday after receiving approximately 35 percent of the vote. Of the 32,061 students enrolled at the University of Utah, 3,444 students...

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