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The campus of Univeristy of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah on Oct. 5, 2021. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah Ranks Worst State for Women’s Equality in Recent Study

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer September 8, 2022

  In a 2022 WalletHub study, Utah was ranked as the worst state for women’s equality, with Utah being the lowest overall in the education and income gap categories. Women earn 30.9% less than...

Students of Introduction to Design Thinking in class in Gardner Commons Building at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City on Friday, Sept. 2, 2022. (Photo by Amen Koutowogbe | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Nationwide Teacher Shortage Negatively Impacts Student Education

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer September 7, 2022

  As the Fall 2022 school year begins, schools nationwide are lacking educational staff, creating a teacher shortage. In Utah alone, schools are expected to face a shortage of almost 200,000...

University of Utah Campus in Salt Lake on Oct. 11, 2020. (Photo by Jake Stranzl | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Two Racist Incidents Reported in Beginning of U’s Fall 2022 Semester

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer September 4, 2022

  Nearly a week before the start of the University of Utah's Fall 2022 Semester, a white male completing a delivery on campus threatened and verbally attacked a Black professor with racial slurs...

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Salaries, Services and Possible Savings: Breaking Down Tuition and Fees

By Abhilasha Khatri, Investigative Editor September 2, 2022

  Tuition costs are continually on the rise in the United States. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, the average tuition and fees of public four-year institutions were 13%...

A student gets a scoop of ice cream at the farmers market at Tanner Plaza on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on Aug. 25, 2022. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Farmers Market Offers Glimpse Into a Sustainable Future

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer September 2, 2022

  The University of Utah’s Farmers Market has been offering food, wellness resources and arts and crafts for 15 years. Run by the Sustainability Office, this year’s markets have consisted of...

The Block U on the University of Utah Campus, Salt Lake City, Utah on July 12, 2017. (Photo by Adam Fondren | Daily Utah Chronicle)

What U Students Should Know About Monkeypox

By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer September 1, 2022

  In July, the World Health Organization declared the monkeypox outbreak a "Public Health Emergency of International Concern" with most of the cases being in the European region. As of Aug. 29,...

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The 10-Year Anniversary of the NASA Curiosity Rover Landing on Mars

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer August 31, 2022

  Ten years ago, the Curiosity rover landed on Mars. Today, it continues to aid in scientific research of the red planet. Dr. Marjorie Chan, a professor in the department of geology and geophysics...

The crowd at the Crimson Nights at the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on Aug. 26, 2022. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Fall Crimson Nights Returns With Lollapalooza Theme

By Caelan Roberts, News Writer August 30, 2022

  The beginning of the semester at the University of Utah is here and that means Crimson Nights has returned once again. The once-a-semester event is the largest event held by the Union Programming...

A wall of statistics is on display outside of the financial wellness center, which can be found on the third floor of the A. Ray Olpin Union building on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on July 1, 2022. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Investing in a Future: U Financial Counselors Provide Toolbox for Money Management

By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer August 29, 2022

  The Financial Wellness Center at the University of Utah offers one-on-one financial counseling to all students for free. Ann House,  the director of the Financial Wellness Center and financial...

The Block U on the University of Utah Campus, Salt Lake City, Utah on July 12, 2017. (Photo by Adam Fondren | Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Study Shows Barriers Economically Disadvantaged Students Face in Higher Education

By Andrew Christiansen, Assistant News Editor August 27, 2022

  A recent Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute study on economically disadvantaged students in Utah's higher education system shows the close correlation between income level and educational attainment...