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University of Utah Hospital main entrance in Salt Lake City on June 23, 2021. (Photo by Kevin Cody | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

COVID-19 Alters Pre-Med Experience, Increases Stress

By Nathan Levinzon, News Writer October 22, 2021

  For many undergraduate students, getting a bachelor’s degree means being able to apply to professional schools, including medical school. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges,...

The A. Ray Olpin Unions food court sits empty on September 21st 2020. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Dining On Campus: Early Closing Hours and Self Service

By Stephanie Hong, News Writer October 21, 2021

  In the 2021 fall semester, as many students returned to campus, they also returned to the A. Ray Olpin Student Union, causing the Union Food Court to have most tables filled and lines for food...

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Escaped Lamb Joins the Ranks of Wildlife on Campus

By Devin Oldroyd, News Writer October 17, 2021

  Though it is not rare to spot wildlife on the University of Utah’s campus, it is rare to see barnyard animals such as sheep. Much to the bewilderment of University of Utah professor Avery Holton,...

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UCC Works to Make Mindfulness Accessible

By Allison Stuart, News Writer October 16, 2021

  The University Counseling Center has resources and staff dedicated to providing therapy and other services to students. One source is the Mindfulness Center which has been adding new mindfulness...

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TGR Is Stoking the Fire for the Upcoming Ski Season

By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer October 13, 2021

  As the temperatures start to dip and leaves start to turn, the onset of fall holds something even more exciting for skiers and snowboarders — the promise of winter. Teton Gravity Research,...

The Student Services Building on the University of Utah Campus, where many advising appointments are held. Chronicle archives.

U Career and Professional Development Center Provides Help for Students’ Career Journey

By Stephanie Hong, News Writer October 9, 2021

  Inside the Student Services Building, along with other resources, the University of Utah operates a Career and Professional Development Center for career counseling and questions for students. “[The]...

Forever 21 at City Creek Center, Salt Lake City, Utah on Oct. 5, 2021. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Behind the Fast Fashion Industry: There’s More than Meets the Eye

By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer October 8, 2021

  Founded in 2008, Shein is one of the fast fashion giants, alongside other companies like Romwe and TopShop, that mass produces trendy clothing to market to the masses. They pride themselves...

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U Students Express Opinions about Guns on Campus

By Kailey Gilbert, News Writer October 6, 2021

  On Feb. 12, 2021, Gov. Spencer Cox signed House Bill 60, allowing for concealed carry of guns without a permit. Utah is now the 17th State to allow for constitutional carry. This means that “an...

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Pandemic Mental Health: Self-Diagnosing, Disparities and U Resources

By Lizzy Seitz, News Writer October 5, 2021

  During a time when the focus has been on the country’s physical health, mental health may be falling by the wayside. In a February 2021 article the Salt Lake Tribune said 640 Utahns...

Protestors for reproductive justice gather at the Utah State Capitol building for the 2021 Womens March (Photo by Brooklyn Critchley | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Salt Lake Streets Filled with Calls for Reproductive Rights as Part of National March

By Kailey Gilbert, News Writer October 3, 2021

  On the morning of Oct. 2, a thousand people gathered around Washington Square to protest the current abortion bans going on in Texas and around the nation. Across the country, more than 650 marches...