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As the University of Utah’s Class Sizes Grow, the Feed U Pantry Hopes to Keep Up

As the University of Utah’s Class Sizes Grow, the Feed U Pantry Hopes to Keep Up

By Jacqueline Mumford

August 29, 2019

In October 2014, the University of Utah unveiled the Feed U Pantry, accessible to all students, staff and faculty with a valid uID. Almost five years later, the pantry is still growing and working to sustain the largest class the U has seen yet.   What is the Feed U Pantry? The Feed U Pantry is p...

SLC Police Confirm Death of U Student MacKenzie Lueck, Charge Suspect with Murder

SLC Police Confirm Death of U Student MacKenzie Lueck, Charge Suspect with Murder

By Elise Vandersteen Bailey, Jacqueline Mumford, and Ana Luiza

June 28, 2019

  Content Warning: This article discusses kidnapping, violence, crime, death and other subjects some readers may view as disturbing. Reader discretion is advised. In a press conference Friday morning, Salt Lake City Police Chief Mike Brown announced that they found the remains of Universi...

What’s Building at the U?

What’s Building at the U?

By Jacqueline Mumford

May 28, 2019

  From Presidents Circle up to the University of Utah Medical Center, banners that read “Excitement is Building” can be found. With the completion of new buildings and more underway in the planning and in-progress stages, the U seems to be living up to its promise. As the U begins, completes...

Rising to the Challenge, Together: The Chronicle Appoints New Editor-in-Chief

Rising to the Challenge, Together: The Chronicle Appoints New Editor-in-Chief

By Jacqueline Mumford

April 26, 2019

  For incoming Editor-in-Chief Haley Oliphant, the upcoming year will be all about teamwork. Oliphant never expected to find herself in The Daily Utah Chronicle offices. She came to the University of Utah with performing arts aspirations, and spent the first two years of her collegiate care...

U Student Named Truman Scholar for Utah

U Student Named Truman Scholar for Utah

By Jacqueline Mumford

April 24, 2019

  On April 15, the University of Utah named its first Truman Scholarship recipient since 2014. The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation began in 1975 in honor of President Harry S. Truman. The Foundation is an executive branch agency that distributes $30,000 scholarships annually to unive...

University of Utah Begins Offering Income Share Agreements for 18 Majors

University of Utah Begins Offering Income Share Agreements for 18 Majors

By Jacqueline Mumford

April 16, 2019

  The University of Utah is offering students a new way to pay for school. Beginning this semester, the U is participating in a pilot program that provides income share agreements to students. ISAs are contracts between students and universities that allow the school to “invest” in ind...

U Student Group Hosts Women’s March on Utah 2019

U Student Group Hosts Women’s March on Utah 2019

By Jacqueline Mumford

January 20, 2019

  On Jan. 19, people from across the state of Utah met at Washington Square Park to participate in the 2019 Salt Lake City Women’s March on Utah. Women and their allies marched nearly a mile and a half from the park to the steps of the Utah State Capitol. The protestors were met with an ASL...

Utah’s 2018 Midterm Elections Rundown

Utah’s 2018 Midterm Elections Rundown

By Jacqueline Mumford

November 9, 2018

  Although Election Day has passed and polls across the nation have closed, election season may not be over so quickly. Many races have been called across the state, but some, like the high-profile Ben McAdams and Mia Love race for the U.S. House seat in Utah’s 4th Congressional District is st...

U Prepares to Host an International Education Week

U Prepares to Host an International Education Week

By Jacqueline Mumford

November 2, 2018

  The University of Utah will host its first campus-wide, organized International Education Week from Nov. 12 through Nov. 16. International Education Week is a nationwide initiative, spearheaded by the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Education. Its mission, according to t...

U to Host First Vote Center on Campus for a Midterm Election

U to Host First Vote Center on Campus for a Midterm Election

By Jacqueline Mumford

November 2, 2018

  On Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, polls will open across the United States for the national midterm election. Every seat in the U.S. House of Representatives is up for election, as well as 35 out of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate. On the state level, state senators and representatives, district attorneys,...

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