The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

News

Panelist Jen Rosio prepares for the virtual event “Making it Accessible: Actions for Accessible Events, Presentations, Social Media, and Basic Web Design” in the Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion office on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022.

U Celebrates Inaugural Day of Disability and Neurodiversity

By Caelan Roberts, News Writer December 8, 2022

  The University of Utah celebrated its first annual Day of Disability and Neurodiversity this year, in an effort to help foster accessibility and support students with disabilities on campus. “The...

Eccles Student Life Center on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City. (Chronicle archives.)

Arrest Made after Cameras Found in Student Life Center Bathrooms

By Allison Stuart, News Writer December 1, 2022

  An arrest has been made regarding an incident where two cameras were found hidden in bathrooms in the University of Utah’s Student Life Center on Wednesday evening. The suspect, Frederick...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Office Building in Salt Lake City on Monday, Nov. 28, 2022.

LDS Church States Support for Respect for Marriage Act, Reactions Indicate More Must Be Done

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer November 30, 2022

  On Nov. 15, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a statement supporting the Respect for Marriage Act, which would codify same-sex and interracial marriage. Its passage would...

A ballot drop box for the 2018 midterm elections at the Salt Lake County Building in Salt Lake City on Oct. 23, 2018.

With Votes Finalized, Here are the Utah Midterm Results Students Should Know About

By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer November 28, 2022

  Midterm election results in Utah were finalized on Tuesday, marking the end of a historic election season. The unprecedented and expensive Senate race was won by Republican incumbent Sen. Mike...

The Salt Lake City downtown looking so dreamy during a snowstorm while winter inversion lingers over the Oquirrh Mountain Range on Feb. 20, 2018.

Seasonal Depression Creeps in as Cold Months Begin

By Jacob Freeman, News Writer November 26, 2022

  For many students, mental health is at the top of their minds going into the holiday season. With days getting shorter, temperatures dropping and finals looming, about 5% of adults in the U.S....

The 2022-2023 ASUU Presidency flashing the U at the State of ASUU event at A. Ray Olpin University Union in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Nov.17, 2022. From left to right: Benvin Lozada, Vice President of University Relations. Taylor VanderToolen, ASUU President. Ashlee Roberts, Vice President of Student Relations.

‘Inclusivity, Community, Advocacy’: ASUU Presidency Discusses Work this School Year

By Carlene Coombs, News Editor November 25, 2022

  Sitting in his office, ASUU President Taylor VanderToolen gestures to an old campaign sign which reads “Inclusivity, Community, Advocacy.” Those three words, VanderToolen said, were the...

The University pf Utahs police department office in Salt Lake City, Utah on June 29, 2022.

U Campus Police Rebranding Gives Students Mixed Feelings

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer November 25, 2022

  The Department of Public Safety at the University of Utah has been making major modifications to its division, from the language used by officers to culture changes within the department. One...

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Young People Vote in Midterms at Second Highest Rate in 30 Years Despite Barriers

By Andrew Christiansen, Assistant News Editor November 21, 2022

  Sydney Kincart worked at the Daily Utah Chronicle from Fall 2020 to Spring 2022. In this story, she is speaking in her role as a student ambassador of the Andrew Goodman Foundation and as a junior...

The Legacy Bridge at the University of Utah Campus.

Students React to the U’s Troubling Stalking Statistics

By Allison Stuart, News Writer November 20, 2022

  The 2021 Clery Report showed that there were 130 cases of reported stalking over the 10 private and public universities in Utah in 2021. The University of Utah amounted for 73 of those cases,...

(Graphic by Madelyn Foulger | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Syllabi at the U: On Paper and In Practice

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer November 20, 2022

    College syllabi set the tone for the course — in a 2011 study, researchers found that syllabi written in a friendly tone made students perceive the instructor as warm, approachable...