The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

Student Life

(Photo by Justin Prather | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Hungry for Change: Solving Food Insecurity and Waste at the U

By Barbara Pace, News Writer October 23, 2019

  In 2018, 11.1% of U.S. households were categorized as food insecure, according to the USDA. What is food insecurity? Simply put, food insecurity means inadequate food for healthy, active living....

Smoke-free campus advertising campaign signs at the Union when the policy was first unveiled. Chronicle archives.

The U Moves to Enforce the Now Year-Old Tobacco-Free Campus Policy

By Marshall Foster, News Writer October 2, 2019

Over a year since the University of Utah started their new tobacco-free policy, the campus is still undergoing the process of implementation. Posters across campus present variations of "No scare tactics....

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

What to Do When Your Professor Goes AWOL

By Haley Oliphant, Editor-in-Chief October 1, 2019

No time to read? Check out this story’s episode of the Floodlights podcast.   When University of Utah student Schyler Fox took an online History 1500 course last spring, it started like...

The Utah Pride Festival parade included a group from the University of Utah to represent the LGBT.

The Past and Future of the LGBT Resource Center

By Angelyn Ramos, News Writer October 1, 2019

  The LGBT Resource Center has been an ally and resource for the LGBTQ+ population of the University of Utah since 2002. In Feb. 2019, the resource center appointed new director, Dr. Clare Lemke. Dr....

A. Ray Olpin Union where many students are employed on campus. | Chronicle archive

Is On-Campus Employment Working for Students?

By Stephany Cortez September 26, 2019

On-campus employment at the University of Utah is meant as a learning experience for students to help them prepare for professional work after graduation. Jobs vary in time commitment, payment, department...

(Courtesy University of Utah Commuter Services)

SafeRide Started at the U Nearly a Month Ago. Is it Helping Students?

By Marshall Foster, News Writer September 26, 2019

Tragic events in the past two years have raised some questions and concerns about whether or not the University of Utah takes its goal of a safe campus seriously. The new SafeRide shuttle is just one of...

(Courtesy ASUU)

The U’s Homecoming Welcomes Jesse McCartney

By Marshall Foster, News Writer September 23, 2019

In 2004, a fresh-faced 17-year-old named Jesse McCartney graced the television screens of America's youth with his mid-tempo pop single "Beautiful Soul," becoming one of the first true teen heartthrobs...

Pay lot kiosk in the Union Parking Lot. (Chronicle archives)

The U Continues to Limit Parking as Students Form a Petition

By Stephany Cortez September 18, 2019

  The University of Utah has been eliminating centralized parking for the last five years. The centralized parking spaces that have since been eliminated allowed students to park in close proximity...

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

MUSS Adopts New Ticket System — But Has it Impacted Sales?

By Marshall Foster, News Writer September 18, 2019

  “We’re up to snuff, we never bluff, we’re game for any fuss. No rival band of college fans dare meet us in the MUSS.” These are the words that the students of the University of Utah...

Lowell Bennions Legacy Continues

Lowell Bennion’s Legacy Continues

By Stephany Cortez September 17, 2019

The Bennion Center at the University of Utah is preparing for its biggest service project of the academic school year, aiding about 35 different community agencies and programs — five more projects than...