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The Hunstman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 5/14/17.

In the Aftermath of the Huntsman Cancer Institute Debacle, It’s Clear Money Talks at the U

By Connor Richards May 22, 2017

For weeks now, the University of Utah has been in a whirlwind of unrest, confusion and controversy. In late April, U students, faculty and the greater Salt Lake City community were caught off guard by...

With rally caps donned the University of Utah Womens Softball Team reacts to winning the game in the bottom of the 7th in an NCAA Regional Game vs. The Brigham Young University Cougars at Dumke Family Softball Stadium, Salt Lake City, UT on Friday, May 19, 2017

(Photo by Adam Fondren | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Softball: Utah Wins Regionals, Advances to Supers

By Emilee White May 21, 2017

It was a wild ride for the University of Utah softball team who came out on top in the NCAA Regional and will now compete in a Super Regional. The Utes hosted their first NCAA Regional at Dumke Family...

The University of Utah Mens Baseball team sophomore catcher Zack Moeller (28) picks up a bunt to the runner out in a Pac-12 game vs. the USC Trojans at Smiths Ballpark on Monday, May 15, 2017

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Baseball: Utes Hit Road for UCLA Series

By Emilee White May 19, 2017

Last weekend, the University of Utah baseball team swept the USC Trojans for its second sweep of the season — the first was against Arizona on the road. Utah is now riding a four-game win streak after...

The entire softball team greets Hannah Flippen at home plate following her home run during the Utes 12-13 loss to the Washington Huskies at Dumke Softball Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, May 13, 2017. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

Softball: Utah Hosting Its First NCAA Regional

By Emilee White May 18, 2017

For the first time in its program's history, the University of Utah softball team will host a NCAA Regional. The NCAA Tournament begins on Thursday, and it continues until Saturday at the Dumke Family...

Young Mens Leadership Program Should Welcome Gay and Transgender Members

Young Men’s Leadership Program Should Welcome Gay and Transgender Members

By Connor Richards May 18, 2017

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced on May 11 that, after more than a century of association, it would be cutting substantial ties with the Boy Scouts of America. In a letter to...

Photo courtesy of Paisley Rekdal.

U Professor Paisley Rekdal Named Utah’s Poet Laureate

By Jacqueline Mumford, Managing Editor May 18, 2017

University of Utah professor Paisley Rekdal was named Utah's new poet laureate. The governor-appointed position was established two decades ago. Utah is one of only 16 states to host its own acting Poet...

Utah softball team October 11,  2016 in Salt Lake City, UT. (Photo / Steve C. Wilson / University of Utah)

2017 Utah Softball Team Reflects on Journey of a Lifetime

By Emilee White May 17, 2017

Over the past four years, the University of Utah softball seniors have learned how quickly time flies. They have learned many lessons on the diamond while at Utah, but they have come to realize that it...

The University of Utah Mens Baseball team celebrates after junior infielder Wade Gulden (7) hits a walk-off two run homerun in a Pac-12 game vs. the USC Trojans at Smiths Ballpark on Monday, May 15, 2017

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Baseball: Utah Sweeps USC at Home

By Emilee White May 16, 2017

Although the University of Utah baseball team had to put up a fight until the very end, the Utes were able to sweep USC in a three-game series over the weekend. “I’ll take three wins anytime,”...

Ute Jayson Rose pitches during the Utes 1-11 loss against the Oregon Ducks at Smiths Ballpark in Salt Lake City, Utah on Friday, Mar. 31, 2017. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

Rose Brothers Bonded By Baseball

By Brittni Meservy May 16, 2017

Putting on the same college baseball uniform is not always something brothers get to do, but for Josh and Jayson Rose, sporting the University of Utah colors together is something they have shared for...

Ute Hannah Flippen tags out a Husky at second base during the Utes 12-13 loss to the Washington Huskies at Dumke Softball Stadium in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, May 13, 2017. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

Softball: No. 13 Utah Gets Swept by No. 8 Washington

By Emilee White May 16, 2017

In its final regular season conference home series, the No. 13 University of Utah softball team (33-14, 13-9 Pac-12)was swept by the No. 8 Washington Huskies (43-11, 16-8 Pac-12). The Utes fell 12-1 in...