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The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle


Traveling Around Campus: Student Desires and Transportation Realities

Traveling Around Campus: Student Desires and Transportation Realities

By Stephanie Hong, News Writer December 4, 2021

  The University of Utah's main campus in Salt Lake City covers 1,534 acres of land and students use various means to get around it. The U has Utah Transit Authority TRAX and buses, SafeRide and...

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‘Mountain Revelations’ and Beyond: Increasing BIPOC Representation in the Outdoor Industry

By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer December 3, 2021

  According to National Geographic, national parks in the United States remained officially segregated until 1945, when a bulletin decreed the end of segregation, though unofficial discriminatory...

(Graphic by Cyan Larson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Native American Heritage Month: Recognizing History and Moving Forward

By Haley Utendorfer and Abhilasha Khatri November 25, 2021

  The Historical Untruths of Thanksgiving  In the United States, students learn the 1621 harvest feast that started Thanksgiving was a peaceful sharing of food between the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag...

Photo courtesy of Cecily Sakrison, marketing manager of the Office for Global Engagement at the U.

The U Goes Global in Celebration of International Education Week

By Abhilasha Khatri, News Writer November 25, 2021

  As a home to almost 3,000 international students, a student body that represents 208 countries and global programs in 43 countries, the University of Utah is a place for students looking for...

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U Health Vaccine Mandate Affects Employee Relationships

By Alison McCowin November 24, 2021

  University of Utah Health's vaccine mandate, approved by the U Medical Board and executive leadership team, was implemented in late September as a way to further stop the spread of the coronavirus....

University of Utah Hospital main entrance in Salt Lake City on June 23, 2021. (Photo by Kevin Cody | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Health Ranked Top 10 in Nation in Quality and Accountability

By Allison Stuart, News Writer November 24, 2021

  In 2021, University of Utah Health was ranked top 10 in the nation of the Vizient Bernard A. Birnbaum, MD, Quality Leadership Award, for the 12th year in a row. This ranking is provided by...

U Counseling Center displays green flags with students relationship expectations on Oct. 28, 2021. (Photo by Rachel Rydalch | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

The Red Flag Project: U’s Counseling Center Spreads Awareness of Interpersonal Violence

By Devin Oldroyd, News Writer November 24, 2021

  October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. At the University of Utah, this is a time to support both survivors of interpersonal violence and secondary survivors, those who are "affected by...

Social media pulled up on the phone on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. (Photo by Curtis Lin)

Misinformation in the Age of Social Media and COVID-19

By Abhilasha Khatri, News Writer November 23, 2021

  “Fake news," is a term that gets thrown around a lot, and it is often done with a joking undertone. Although “fake news” is not a new concept, as the distortion of news to sell stories...

The Student Life Center on campus at the University of Utah is where students can excercise and rent outdoor equipment for various adventures on Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Campus Recreation Services Provide Opportunities for Fitness and Community Building

By Kailey Gilbert, News Writer November 20, 2021

  The George S. Eccles Student Life Center is accessible to all University of Utah students with their U-card, but within the center, Campus Recreation Services provides other activities and opportunities...

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College of Humanities to Build Student Success Hub by Fall 2022

By Devin Oldroyd and Allison Stuart November 18, 2021

  With the recent closure of Caputo’s, a restaurant located on the first floor of the Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building, the University of Utah College of Humanities has announced plans...