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Union After Dark Event Brings Halloween to Campus

By Caelan Roberts, News Writer October 28, 2022

  Union After Dark, the Union Programming Council’s Halloween-themed celebration, drew a crowd of over 200 students to the A. Ray Olpin Union Building on Thursday night. The attractions included...

At the Get Seeded live pitch event, eight different teams presented their ideas to students in the crowd. These teams were competing for the top three spots to receive grants to use for their business idea.

Students Present Final Business Ideas at Get Seeded Live Pitch Event

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer October 27, 2022

  On Oct. 26, the Get Seeded live pitch event was held in the Lassonde Studios lobby on the University of Utah campus, where eight different teams presented their ideas to students in the crowd....

University of Utah Campus in Salt Lake on Oct. 11, 2020.

U Responds to Social Media Harassment of Native Student

By Caelan Roberts, News Writer October 25, 2022

  The University of Utah has been monitoring a situation in which a Native student was harassed for practicing his traditional cultural dance using campus facilities. On Sept. 17, the Inter-Tribal...

The Bennion Center on campus in the A. Ray Olpin Union building in Salt Lake City on Oct. 22, 2022.

Bennion Center Provides Student Volunteer Opportunities as End of Pandemic Approaches

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer October 24, 2022

  With the end of the COVID-19 pandemic supposedly approaching and restrictions being lifted, the amount of people that have started volunteering again in Utah has begun to increase, according...

International food truck rally event held by the University of Utah Staff Council at University of Utah in Salt Lake City on Oct. 4, 2022.

Return to Campus Brings Customers Back to U Food Trucks

By Jacob Freeman, News Writer October 22, 2022

  With COVID-19 restrictions loosening and more classes being held in person this semester than the last few, the University of Utah’s campus is fully packed with students and faculty once again.  For...

Tiffany Chan (left), Jess Wojciechowski (middle), Maryan Shale (right).

Past ASUU Administration Members Say Student Government Needs Restructuring on Every Level

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer October 21, 2022

  When Jess Wojciechowski, the 2021-22 University of Utah student body president, met with the board of trustees to vote on the U's proposed tuition increase on March 24, she said it was clear...

Paméla Cappas-Toro speaks at Reframing the Conversation: The Power of Pronouns at S.J. Quinney College of Law in Salt Lake City on Oct. 19, 2022.

Power of Pronouns Event Provides New Perspectives on Pronouns and Identity

By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer October 20, 2022

  The Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion division at the University of Utah frequently holds events they call "Reframing the Conversation" either via live stream or in person, to address certain...

Senator Mike Lee

Mike Lee and Evan McMullin Clash at U.S. Senate Debate

By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer October 18, 2022

  Sen. Mike Lee and independent challenger Evan McMullin took the stage in their first and only debate against each other for the open Senate seat. Heated exchanges between the opponents and a...

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

What Students Need to Know Before Election Day

By Caelan Roberts, News Writer October 18, 2022

  Midterm elections are quickly approaching, and the University of Utah offers several resources and opportunities to get students prepared to vote. Students can expect to see the Senate race...

Rep. January Walker speaks in a 4th Congressional District debate at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City on Oct. 12, 2022. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Utah’s 4th Congressional District Debate Continues on Despite Rep. Owens Absence

By Carlene Coombs, News Editor October 13, 2022

  Despite the noticeable absence of Rep. Burgess Owens, Utah’s U.S. Congressional District 4 debate continued on with Democrat Darlene McDonald and United Utah Party nominee January Walker facing...