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UTA accommodates for morning bike crowds

By By Isabella Bravo, Staff Writer September 9, 2008

By Isabella Bravo, Staff WriterAs U commuters crowd UTA's University TRAX line, FrontRunner commuter rail and buses, their bikes often block the doorways. TRAX cars, designed to hold two bicycles at each...

U research leads to better understanding of stem cells

By Lana Groves, Asst. News EditorFlatworms may not have the brain power of humans, but their regenerative capabilities have helped U researchers further understand fundamental functions of stem cells....

Faculty find it easy to park

By By Michael McFall, Staff Writer September 9, 2008

By Michael McFall, Staff WriterMost U faculty and staff members have an easy time finding places to park on campus. There are, however, are a few wrenches in an otherwise convenient setup."Most of (the...

U concert donates proceeds to chinese earthquake relief

By By Sylvia O'Hara, Staff Writer September 8, 2008

By Sylvia O'Hara, Staff WriterAfter Sichuan University, the U's sister school in China, felt the effects of the earthquake in May, the U Confucius Institute rallied people together to raise $3,000 to help...

Wind power program provides campus with energy

By By Isabella Bravo, Staff Writer September 8, 2008

By Isabella Bravo, Staff WriterThe wind power program is one example of how U students are changing the way the campus consumes energy.As the U's commitment to sustainability grows, so does its wind power...

Students make predictions, reflect on presidential race

By Jed Layton, Hinckley Institute Journalism ProgramNAPERVILLE, ILL.8212;Michelle Obama flopped. Hillary Clinton excelled. Denver had great parties. St. Paul, Minn., had riots. The opinions of four U students...

Regents prioritize Business School renovations

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor September 8, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorThe Utah State Board of Regents put the David Eccles School of Business renovation and construction plans on top of its $283 million development priority list Friday.The...

Center provides support for brain disorders

By By Dan Treasure, Staff Writer September 7, 2008

By Dan Treasure, Staff WriterFamilies and patients suffering from neurological disorders can now get help at the U's new Brain Health Learning Center, which provides information and one-on-one counseling...

Union working to debug fire alarm system

By By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News Editor September 7, 2008

By Ryan Shelton, Asst. News EditorA glitch in the Union's fire alarm system sent students streaming outside for the third time in two days Friday afternoon.The Union's fire sprinkler and alarm systems...

U offers options for emergency alerts

By By Rochelle McConkie, News Editor September 7, 2008

By Rochelle McConkie, News EditorIf Godzilla attacks Rice-Eccles Stadium, you'll be the first to know8212;whether through text messaging, e-mail or a phone message.Students and faculty can now sign up...