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Connor Morgan in his ASUU office in the student union. Morgan is the outgoing ASUU president.

(Photo by Justin Prather | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

ASUU in Review: A Look Back at the Morgan Presidency

By Katelyn Collett February 25, 2019

  As spring semester comes to a close and graduation approaches, it means the end for the executive branch of the Associated Students of the University of Utah's (ASUU) one-year term. Connor Morgan,...

Womens Leadership Summit 2018 (Courtesy of Jessica Ashcraft)

Upcoming Women’s Leadership Summit in March Aims to “Rise Up, Lift Up”

By Miacel Spotted Elk, News Writer February 23, 2019

  This year's Women’s Leadership Summit at the University of Utah will take place on March 5 in the Union Ballroom. "Rise Up, Lift Up" is the theme of this year's conference, which focuses on...

(Photo by: Justin Prather | The Utah Chronicle).

Getting the Best Price for the U: UTA Charges UVU and BYU Less for Student Transportation Passes

By Elise Vandersteen Bailey and Emily Anderson February 19, 2019

  No time to read? Check out this story's episode of the Floodlights podcast. After paying more than $100 annually in mandatory transportation fees, thousands of University of Utah students...

University of Utah Black Student Union Members attend Love the Skin Youre In on Thursday Feb. 14 2019. (Photo by Amy Loret)

U’s Black Student Union Helping Students Love the Skin They’re In

By Amy Loret February 15, 2019

  This past Thursday, Feb. 14, the University of Utah Black Student Union held their fourth event of February to celebrate Black History Month. The event, “Love the Skin You’re In” took place...

Photos of the Student Wellness center at the University of Utah on January 29, 2019
(Photo by: Matt Gubler || The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Women’s Self-Care: Give Yourself the Gift of Self-Care This February

By Miacel Spotted Elk, News Writer February 8, 2019

  The fascination of attaching self-care in our lives — particularly among millennials — has erupted into a billion-dollar industry. Self-care topics and advice range from workout regiments...

C.O.D.E Keynote Speaker, Blair Imani Courtest of Diversity Board with ASUU

ASUU’s Conference on Diverse Excellence Aims to Unite Students For Justice

By Amy Loret February 2, 2019

  With a theme of "Unite For Justice," this year's Conference on Diverse Excellence (C.O.D.E) brought approximately 150 students together in the Union on Feb. 1 to create dialogue and build consciousness...

Courtesy of Neelam Chand of the Office of Equity and Diversity.

MLK Week at the U: Activism and Coalition Building are Key

By Miacel Spotted Elk, News Writer January 20, 2019

  In dedication to Martin Luther King’s legacy this week, the University of Utah’s Office for Equity and Diversity (OED) will host programming focused on service, activism and raising awareness...

Exterior shot of Lassonde Studios in Salt Lake City, UT on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017.

(Photo by Curtis Lin/ Daily Utah Chronicle)

Home-Grown Gift Guide: Support These Lassonde Startups This Winter Season

By Katelyn Collett December 7, 2018

  The nationally-ranked Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute at the University of Utah provides opportunities for student innovations and startup companies. Student startups need not only the support...

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden (D) participates in a roundtable discussion at the Huntsman Cancer Institute, Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. Vice president Biden visited the hospital to further discuss his initiative to eradicate cancer. (Rishi Deka, Daily Utah Chronicle)

Joe Biden to Speak at Kingsbury Hall

By Connor Applegate December 4, 2018

  On Monday, the University of Utah announced that the My U Signature Experience Project (MUSE) initiative will be sponsoring a campus event with a keynote address from former Vice President Joe Biden...

Courtesy of Grace Mason.

Campus Contraceptive Initiative Aims to Provide Affordable Healthcare for Students

By Linda Derhak November 20, 2018

  The Campus Contraceptive Initiative (CCI) was started with the hopes of providing healthcare to students on campus at a low to free cost. They’ve been active since January and have expanded...