The Daily Utah Chronicle

Wikipedia “Edit-a-thon” Event to Improve Knowledge of Utah Art


By Erin West

September 11, 2016

The Utah Museum of Fine Arts and J. Willard Marriott Library have teamed together to hold a Wikipedia “Edit-a-thon” as an effort to create better, more in-depth coverage of Utah art online. “The Wikipedia Edit-a-thon is a chance to hone your research skills and participate in a global conversatio...

Tomorrow There Will Be A Giant Speech Bubble In Front Of Marriott Library

Tomorrow There Will Be A Giant Speech Bubble In Front Of Marriott Library

August 24, 2016

A 15-foot-tall, 23-foot-wide inflatable speech bubble will be appearing in front of the J. Willard Marriott Library August 25th and 26th. The balloon, known as the “Truth Booth,” is an interactive project inviting students and spectators to step inside and be recorded finishing the statement, "The...

Campus Cafe Guide

Campus Cafe Guide

August 11, 2016

Summer is coming to a close all too soon and, with classes rushing in quickly, you may find yourself stocking up on a few basic college essentials: books, notepads and ­— above all — caffeine. Every college student has a moment in their career that relies solely on coffee (if you’re a lucky gem...

The England Hub: Good Brews and Great Service

Photo credit: Erin West

July 22, 2016

If you’re a student in the U's School of Medicine or the Nursing, Health or Pharmacy Colleges, it’s likely you’re familiar with The England Hub – a small café that suits its name located right in the hub of the U’s Health Sciences campus. Nestled against the Wasatch Mountains on the eastern out...

105 Cafe: Where Convenience Trumps Quality

105 Cafe: Where Convenience Trumps Quality

July 14, 2016

A sign of a good café is not just the coffee, but also the quality of the experience and generosity of the staff. Some of the best cafés are good simply because their qualities are amplified by the atmosphere and overall experience. Unfortunately, 105 Café fell short and proved to be la...

Café Madsen Makes an Impression

Photo credit: Erin West

July 7, 2016

If you’re looking for a place to grab a bite to eat with great atmosphere and excellent customer service, make your way to the fifth floor of the Spencer Eccles Business Building to Café Madsen. The very modern café tucked in the southeast side of the building isn't all that easy to find, but it...

U theater grad aims to remind people that the arts are valid

Photo credit: Erin West

June 27, 2016

U theater studies graduate, Aaron Sparks, found himself in an unexpected place after graduation – working as a financial administrator. “You don’t always find yourself in your same field of study after you graduate,” Sparks said, “so most of my theater work has been on the...