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The Student Services Building on the University of Utah Campus, where many advising appointments are held. Chronicle archives.

Mandatory Academic Advising for U Freshmen Brings Mixed Reactions

By Natalie Colby, Editor-in-Chief October 24, 2019

As the fall semester of 2019 gets into full swing, the freshmen around campus are signing up for and attending their mandatory advising appointment. This advising meeting must be done before the first...

(Courtesy Basic Needs Center)

The University of Utah Announces the Coming Basic Needs Center

By Delaney Sheppard, News Writer October 24, 2019

The Basic Needs Center is coming soon to the University of Utah. The BNC will provide a centralized location for students to access any assistance they may need. Kim Hall, Associate Director of the...

Utah schools need to remain safe, and hopefully, it will inspire the rest of the country to follow. (Photo by Victoria Hills | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

@Unsafe.U Instagram Account Organizes Student Protest

By Victoria Hills, News Writer October 23, 2019

Early on the afternoon of Oct. 21, a group of almost 100 students gathered at the steps of the Park Building in President’s Circle to protest campus safety policies they feel are ineffective. Track athlete...

ASUUs Executive Cabinet

ASUU Passes Revised Resolution Criticizing the U’s Response to the Lauren McCluskey Lawsuit

By Brock Bernstein , News Writer October 22, 2019

  The Associated Students of the University of Utah’s Assembly released a resolution on Wednesday, Sept. 25, stating their disappointment in the University of Utah’s motion to dismiss in the...

The in-construction Kahert Village Residence Dorms, University of Utah Campus, Salt Lake City, UT on Monday, October 14th, 2019. (Photo by Mark Draper | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Are We a College Town or a Commuter Campus?

By Reem Ikram October 22, 2019

Housing on campus is growing with the construction of Kahlert Village underway. The Kahlert Village will soon become one of the University of Utah’s newest housing options starting Fall 2020, according...

Chronicle archives.

Differentiating Hate Crime and Hate Speech at the U

By Joseph A. Moss October 18, 2019

At the University of Utah, there are multiple departments in place to prevent and address hate crimes and hate speech —  the  University Department of Public Safety, the Office for Inclusive Excellence...

Korean high school students are participating in the Youth for Climate Action Koreas campaign in September 30. (Courtesy of Youth for Climate Action Korea)

Eco-Friendly Week at UAC to Address Climate Change

By Mitch Shin and Nina Yu October 18, 2019

Leadership consultants at the University of Utah Asia Campus presented a series of Eco-Week events from Sept. 23-27, encouraging the younger generation to raise their voices to solve climate change issues...

IGC CEO and university Deans at a ribbon-cutting ceremony. (Photo by Nina Yu | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

A Look into IGC’s First Career Fair

By Nina Yu, News Writer October 17, 2019

The Incheon Global Campus held its first career fair for the Utah Asia Campus, George Mason University, State University of New York and Ghent University on Sept. 28.  A message from Ki-hoon Paek,...

Officers Circle houses. (Chronicle archives)

In Officers Circle, Students Form Unlikely Communities

By Natalie Colby, Editor-in-Chief October 17, 2019

Residing in 19th-century houses adjacent to the Peterson Heritage Center, students living in Officers Circle have a dorm experience unlike any other on campus. These students are grouped into Living Learning...

Incheon Global Campus located in South Korea. (Photo by Mitch Shin | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

The U’s Safest Option: Utah Asia Campus

By Mitch Shin, News Writer October 14, 2019

According to an interview with Randall McCrillis, the dean of students at the University of Utah Asia Campus, no incident or accident has happened at the UAC since its opening, standing in contrast to...