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Utah wide receiver Darren Carrington II (9) catches the football in front of defensive back Shawn Hansen (35) during the first day of Preseason Football Camp at the U Eccles Football Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Friday, Jul. 28, 2017. (Rishi Deka  |  Daily Utah Chronicle)

Fall Camp Underway for Utah Football

By Brittni Meservy July 29, 2017

With fall camp for the University of Utah football team getting underway with its first practice on Friday, July 28, it's official – football is back and it’s here to stay. With some offseason changes...

The two researchers — Lisbeth Louderback, assistant prof of anthropology and curator of archaeology at NHMU, and Bruce Pavlik, director of conservation at Red Butte Garden — have discovered something that has been overlooked in the archaeological studies of ancient North Americans. They want to encourage Utahns to plant and cultivate the wild potato.

Researchers Discover Ancient Potato

By Jacqueline Mumford, Managing Editor July 25, 2017

Researchers from the Natural History Museum of Utah (NHMU) and Red Butte Gardens at the University of Utah discovered 10,900-year-old potato starch residue in Escalante, Utah. The findings mark the...

Older Americans More Likely to Engage in Extramarital Sex, U Professor Finds

Older Americans More Likely to Engage in Extramarital Sex, U Professor Finds

By Mckenzie Alder July 19, 2017

According to data from the General Social Survey (GSS), older Americans aged 55 and up have reported higher rates of extramarital sex than younger Americans. Nicholas Wolfinger, a professor in the University...

Gamemaker Studio 2: A Perfect fit for the Us EAE Program

Gamemaker Studio 2: A Perfect fit for the U’s EAE Program

By Holly Vasic July 19, 2017

In May of this year, the Animation Career Review ranked the University of Utah’s Entertainment Arts and Engineering (EAE) graduate and undergraduate degrees as second on the list of “Top 50 Game Design...

From Individual to Team: Cheng Found New Perspective On Tennis

From Individual to Team: Cheng Found New Perspective On Tennis

By Scott Funk July 19, 2017

The land up north is known for maple leaves, cold weather, Canadian bacon and hockey. For University of Utah senior tennis player, Jena Cheng, Canada is known as home. It’s where she grew up, where she...

Freshman Drew Lisk (14) in action at the University of Utahs Red and White football game on Apr. 15, 2017 at Rice Eccles Stadium, Salt Lake City, UT

Photo by Adam Fondren/Daily Utah Chronicle

Troy Taylor Looks to Bring Some High-Flying Offense to Utah Football

By Carra McManamon July 13, 2017

For quite some time, the University of Utah football team has relied heavily on its defense and run game to win games. It’s something that head coach Kyle Whittingham is known for — it has been the...

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...

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Applying for Residency and its Hidden Rules

By Broderick Sterrett June 26, 2017

Today I’m getting a gym membership, and no it’s not because I am getting over my “summer bod” issues. Believe it or not, this is because I want residency tuition rates. As an out-of-state student,...

Hannah McInturff , Utah Cross Country August 24, 2016 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo / Steve C. Wilson / University of Utah)

From Swim to Track: McInturff Found Her Stride

By Scott Funk June 23, 2017

A little over four years ago, a piece of paper was signed on a Thursday afternoon at Century High School in Pocatello, Idaho. Five-time high school state champion Hannah McInturff was signing her National...

, Utah Mens Tennis vs. Arizona April 22, 2017 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo / Steve C. Wilson / University of Utah)

Sierra Ready to Serve Up Final Year

By Emilee White June 22, 2017

Being a native from Mexico never stopped senior Santiago Sierra of the University of Utah men’s tennis team from traveling to the United States in pursuit of his dreams as a tennis player. When Sierra...