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Julianne Liu gives her 2021 HIP Talks speech titled,

2021 HIP Talks Grand Prize Winner Highlights Asian American Hate

By Porshai Nielsen, Investigative Editor June 1, 2021

  "Our crescent-shaped eyes are swelling shut from the violent and verbal attacks of bloodied and bloodless battles, streaming tears as we hear the latest story and attack ... We are the prodigal...

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)

Face Masks No Longer Required on the U’s Campus

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Assistant News Editor May 24, 2021

As of May 24, 2021 masks will no longer be required at University of Utah facilities following state legislation banning face mask requirements. Masks are still required in U Health facilities and on-campus...

Protesters chant in the streets as they march from the Wallace F. Federal building to the Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City on May 22, 2021. (Photo by Natalie Colby | Daily Utah Chronicle)

‘Resistance is Justified, When People are Occupied’: Protesters Gather in Support of Colombia and Palestine

By Natalie Colby and Kayleigh Silverstein May 22, 2021

  Muna Omar sat in the bed of a light blue truck driving through the streets of downtown Salt Lake City, breaking up the red, black, white and green colors of the Palestinian flag covering...

UT-Arirang performs at the AAPI Heritage Month Celebration Rally at Washington Square Park in Salt Lake City on May 22, 2021. (Photo by Natalie Colby | Daily Utah Chronicle)

AAPI Heritage Month Rally Promotes Unity, Community and Celebration

By Natalie Colby and Kayleigh Silverstein May 22, 2021

    On Saturday, May 22 members of the Asian American and Pacific Islander communities and others gathered in Washington Square Park to celebrate AAPI Heritage Month at a rally hosted...

People listen to speakers at a climate protest held by Divest U at the Union Plaza on April 22, 2021. (Photo by Natalie Colby | Daily Utah Chronicle)

After Student Pressure, U Takes New Steps Toward Divestment

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Assistant News Editor May 20, 2021

  The University of Utah academic senate voted in favor of the divestment recommendations made by the Senate Ad Hoc Committee for Divestment and Strategic Reinvestment Investigation. 70 members...

Freshman Michael Manhard takes a break from online classes in a common area at the University of Utah on Oct. 10, 2020. (Photo by Gwen Christopherson | Daily Utah Chronicle)

The Importance of Mental Health as Utah Prepares Return to Normal

By Catie Quigley, News Writer May 8, 2021

  When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, isolation became a necessity to maintain public health and safety. This gave rise to another sort of pandemic: one that affects the mind, rather than the body. Isolation...

U student Kristin Thompson poses for photograph. (Photo by Hailey Danielson | Daily Utah Chronicle)

Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Pause Lifted After FDA and CDC Safety Review

By Malinka Kaluarachchi, News Writer May 4, 2021

  Over a year after the first person contracted COVID-19 in the United States and after over 133.4 million Americans have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, news broke out on...

The Encircle house in Salt Lake City, Utah.(Photo by Tom Denton | Daily Utah
Chronicle)

Encircle Seeks to Provide Safe Place for LGBTQ+ Individuals

By Malinka Kaluarachchi, News Writer May 1, 2021

  There is a house located near the Trolley Square TRAX Station in downtown Salt Lake City which belongs to Encircle, a nonprofit organization for LGBTQ+ youth, young adults and families. Encircle’s...

Farewell: Ivana Martinez

Farewell: Ivana Martinez

By Ivana Martinez , Assistant News Editor April 27, 2021

  The first time I picked up a copy of The Daily Utah Chronicle, I was in the LNCO building. I’d arrived too early for one of my classes because I have never in my life known how to relax. I...

Research shows women are more likely to experience migraines than men. Photo taken on Orem bridge on April 14, 2021. (Photo by Silvana Peterson | Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Neurologists Talk About Migraines

By Malinka Kaluarachchi, News Writer April 24, 2021

  During a migraine episode, a person may experience light sensitivity, sound sensitivity and nausea. A person might be unable to focus or think clearly. Driving may be impaired and it may be difficult...