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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...

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U Student Victims of Gun Violence and the Impact of their Deaths

By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer November 17, 2021

  In the past five years, six University of Utah students have been killed: ChenWei Guo, Lauren McCluskey, Sarah Hawley, Mackenzie Lueck, Ty Jordan and Aaron Lowe. Five of these deaths were directly...

The Eccles Institute of Human Genetics located at the University of Utah Campus in Salt Lake City, on Friday, November 5, 2021 (Photo by Brooklyn Critchley | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

2007 Nobel Prize Recipient Mario Capecchi on 2021 Award in Same Field

By Nathan Levinzon, News Writer November 17, 2021

  Each year thousands of professors, members of national committees, Nobel laureates, and parliamentary assemblies lobby their candidates to the Nobel committee for the Nobel Prize. The results...

Photo Courtesy of Jess Wojciechowski.

State of the ASUU Focuses on Wojciechowski Presidency’s Plans, Funding

By Vanessa Hudson November 17, 2021

  Tuesday, Nov. 16 at 12 p.m. ASUU held a State of the ASUU event, in which the first all-female presidency discussed their roles within the student body, informed students of their current and...

A dreamy forest after a heavy snowstorm in the Jordan Pines Trailhead on Dec. 29, 2017 (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

SurvivalMed: The New Way to Stay Safe in the Outdoors

By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer November 17, 2021

  Surrounded by the Wasatch Front, with the Uintas just to the east and Moab a three-hour drive south, Salt Lake City is a hub for the outdoorsy. World-class hiking, biking, climbing and skiing...

Eliza Emerson providing fellow student Helena Goei with info on the many programs through the Learning Abroad Center located on the University of Utah Campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on October 21, 2021. (Photo by Langley Hayman | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Learning Abroad Presents Students with Unique Opportunities

By Isaac Dunaway, News Writer November 14, 2021

  There can be challenges in making the decision to learn abroad, but the experiences and lessons students learn from going for it are often invaluable. “Completely removing yourself from...

Students at the University of Utah are following the COVID-19 guidelines by wearing masks while working on campus. (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

COVID-19 Across Utah Universities, Varying Policies and Procedures

By Brooke Williams, News Writer November 14, 2021

  In order to resume college life pre-COVID-19, students are adjusting to their universities' unique response to the pandemic, many including vaccine requirements, testing orders, contact tracing...

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U TRIO Program Celebrates Día de Los Muertos with Traditional Altar

By Isaac Dunaway, News Writer November 12, 2021

  On Nov. 1, 2021,  Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall signed a proclamation to make Nov. 1-2 Día de los Muertos Days. Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead in English, is a holiday originating...