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Campaigning in a More “Competitive” Election

By Jacqueline Mumford, Managing Editor April 13, 2020

Four tickets initially announced their run for the ASUU presidency: Nasser, Kum, Hardenbrook and Madson. Madson’s candidacy was suspended and subsequently revoked by the ASUU Supreme Court less than...

Photo courtesy of Utah Athletics

The Journey of Olivia Teerlink’s Beach Volleyball Career

By Mallory Arnold, Sports Writer March 18, 2020

  The University of Utah beach volleyball team is back for its third season as a D1 program, and they are led by senior Olivia Teerlink, who is one of the players on the beach-only roster.  Teerlink...

(Courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

Dominate Winter Sports with Hockey

By Justin Prather, Sports Writer February 13, 2020

Take a look outside. Like it or not, Utah is a winter state. With the best snow on earth, we are steeped in the tradition of the bone-chilling cold. In keeping with this tradition, the Utah Ski team took...

The U should run headfirst into the idea of bringing a men’s track and field team to the varsity level of competition. (Courtesy Public Domain Pictures) 

Men’s Track and Field Will Benefit the Athletic Department More Than You’d Think

By Sammy Mora, Sports Editor February 13, 2020

In previous years, not having a men’s track and field team may have hurt Utah football on the recruiting trail. Lots of high school football players like to participate in the sport. While the kids who...

If the University of Utah adds men’s soccer to the mix of sports on campus, fan attendance will be big. (Courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

Men’s Soccer Could be a Fan Favorite

By Brayden Ramsay, Sports Writer February 13, 2020

Soccer has never been a favorite sport in North America until recent years, and now, many could argue that it has cracked the top four American sports alongside baseball, basketball and football. Also,...

Walker Nasser (left) is running with Emmalee Egelund (center) and Makena Pekarek (right). (Courtesy Walker Nasser)

Nasser Ticket

By Natalie Colby, Editor-in-Chief February 10, 2020

Walker Nasser, a third-year student studying psychology and sociology, is running with Emalee Egelund and Makena Pekarek as his vice presidents. Nasser said he is running because he believes  students...

Kaden Madson (center) is
running with Chandler Blount (left) and Delaney Horchover (right). (Courtesy Kaden Madson)

Madson Ticket

February 10, 2020

Update: The Madson ticket has been disqualified from this election cycle for failing to complete "the orientation for all Executive candidates" and "the mandatory diversity education" requirements by their...

The Chronicles Opinion Desk has endorsed Rebecca Hardenbrooks ticket for ASUU President. Her running mates are Devon Cantwell and Carlos Craig. (Courtesy Rebecca Hardenbrook)

Hardenbrook Ticket

By Natalie Colby, Editor-in-Chief February 10, 2020

Rebecca Hardenbrook is a Ph.D. student in mathematics, and is running alongside Devon Cantwell and Carlos Craig. Hardenbrook has spent the last six years at the U and said she has learned about how...

Ephraim Kum (center) is running with Michelle Valdes (left) and Ayana Amaechi (right). (Courtesy Ephraim Kum)

Kum Ticket

By Natalie Colby, Editor-in-Chief February 10, 2020

Ephraim Kum, a junior studying political science, has chosen Ayana Amaechi and Michelle Valdes for his VPs.   “I believe that we are people first before we are students, and we must make it a...

New Living Learning Community Comes to Marriott Honors Community this August

By Ivana Martinez, Assistant News Editor February 7, 2020

  The Marriott Honors Community at the University of Utah welcomes a new living learning community. Dean Sylvia Torti of the Honors College is working with the Center for Latin American Studies...