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U Health Awarded $28 Million Grant to Research HIV
By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer • September 24, 2022

  A research center led by University of Utah Health that studies the inner workings and vulnerabilities of HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus that causes AIDS, was recently awarded $28 million from the National Institutes of Health. The CHEETAH Center for Structural...

Emily Pitsch, co-founder of Students for the Wasatch, presents during the event in the Union Theater on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on Sept. 21, 2022. (Photo by Amen Koutowogbe | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Students for the Wasatch Hold Event to Discuss Solutions to Traffic Congestion in Little Cottonwood Canyon
By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer • September 23, 2022

  On Sept. 21, the University of Utah student-led group Students for the Wasatch held a public discussion about the potential construction...

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U Hosts 17th Annual International Stillbirth Alliance Conference
By Allison Stuart, News Writer • September 23, 2022

  This year, the University of Utah hosted the 17th annual International Stillbirth Alliance Conference from Sept. 15-17. The first...

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U Library Holds Banning Books Discussion
By Allison Stuart, News Writer • September 23, 2022

  In light of the recent increases in censorship demands, the Marriott Library hosted an event on Monday, Sept. 19: Talking About Censorship:...

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J. Willard Marriott Library in Salt Lake City, UT on Wednesday May 23, 2018.(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)
Need Access to Government Records? The Marriott Library Can Help
By Jacob Freeman, News Writer • September 23, 2022

  The Marriott Library celebrated Constitution and Citizenship Day on Sept. 15 by handing out cookies and pocket constitutions to curious...

Local experts discusses possible solutions to save the Great Salt Lake at the Hinkley Institute of Politics on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Utah on Sept. 21, 2022. (Photo by Deylan Gudiel | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Local Experts Discuss Great Salt Lake Drying Up, Emphasize Causes and Solutions
By Jacob Freeman, News Writer • September 23, 2022

  Four panelists met at the Hinkley Institute of Politics on Wednesday, Sept. 21, to discuss the dire state of the Great Salt Lake. They...

University of Utahs MUSS celebrates a touchdown during the NCAA football game against SDSU on Sept. 17, 2022, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
U Student Arrested for Alleged Threat to Detonate School's Nuclear Reactor if Utes Lost Game
By Caelan Roberts, News Writer • September 22, 2022

  A University of Utah student was arrested and booked at the Salt Lake County Jail on Wednesday after allegedly threatening to detonate...

Current members of the Black Cultural Centers second year of Operation SUCCESS. (Courtesy of Sara Cody, BCC program coordinator)
Creating for Community: Black Cultural Center Fellows Define SUCCESS
By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer • September 22, 2022

  Powered by the George Floyd Memorial Fund, six fellows from the University of Utah will represent the Black Cultural Center’s second...

Recruiters speak with students at the career fair in the A. Ray Olpin University Union in Salt Lake City, Utah on Sept. 20, 2022. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Students Find Opportunities at Career and Internship Fair
By Mickey Gough, Copy Editor, News Writer • September 21, 2022

  With over 100 different employers present, the main ballroom of the Student Union was packed with tables for the Career and Internship...

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U Honors September Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month
By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer • September 21, 2022

  For the month of September, the University of Utah is honoring Suicide Prevention Awareness Month to remind students of the many resources...

U student Kristin Thompson poses for photograph. (Photo by Hailey Danielson | Daily Utah Chronicle)
U Loosens COVID-19 Guidelines as CDC Updates Recommendations
By Caelan Roberts, News Writer • September 18, 2022

  The Centers for Disease Control, as well as the University of Utah, released an updated set of loosened COVID-19 guidelines last month....

The Block U on the University of Utah Campus, Salt Lake City, Utah on July 12, 2017. (Photo by Adam Fondren | Daily Utah Chronicle)
U Student Organization Leaders Discuss Effectiveness of Tabling
By Jacob Freeman, News Writer • September 18, 2022

  At the beginning of every semester, U student organizations do their best to attract the attention of the student body. One of the...

Members of the Womens Outdoor Leadership Initiative study a map in Buckhorn Wash, Utah. (Courtesy Katie Wehrly)
Women’s Outdoor Leadership Initiative Offers Space for Women in Outdoor Recreation
By Allison Stuart, News Writer • September 15, 2022

  Historically, outdoor sports and recreation have been dominated by men, and University of Utah student Emma Taylor experienced her...

Nami Skandarian, founder and the president of The Lounge, at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah on Sept. 12, 2022. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Lounge Club Aims to Bring Students Together
By Caelan Roberts, News Writer • September 14, 2022

  The Lounge is one of the newest clubs on the University of Utah’s campus, and its purpose is simple — to bring students together...

Casey Hoekstra, associate director of the learning center, speaks to students about opportunities in the learning center at the Hooplaza event which took place at the Mariott Library on campus on Sept. 8, 2022. The librarys many resources are on display on the third floor for students to find out more about how they can better use their library. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Hooplaza Welcomes Students to Marriott Library
By Allison Stuart, News Writer • September 12, 2022

  On Sept. 8, Hooplaza, an annual tradition that kicks off the new school year by welcoming students to the Marriott Library, took place...

Newspapers published in the days following 9/11, at Emerald Projects event on Sept. 11, 2022. (Photo by Kayleigh Silverstein | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
21 Years Later, the Muslim Community Reflects on the Aftermath of 9/11 in Emerald Project Event
By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer • September 12, 2022

  On Sept. 11, 2001, Zahid Nazir was working in the building across from the World Trade Center. His office was so insulated the workers...

Former Vice President of the United States Joe Biden speaks at Kingsbury Hall on the University of Utah campus on Dec. 13, 2018. (Photo by Justin Prather | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Explained: Biden's Student Loan Forgiveness Plan
By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer • September 12, 2022

  President Joe Biden officially announced his three-step plan to relieve student-loan debt for qualifying borrowers on Aug. 24, 2022....

Students find some respite from the heat on 
the University of Utah campus outside the Marriott Library on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Utah's Record-Breaking Heat Has Negative Health Impacts
By Stevie Shaughnessey, News Writer • September 12, 2022

  Utah has hit record high temperatures this year with 34 triple-digit temperature days, breaking the record of 21 days set in 1960. Most...

U Holds First Annual Volunteer Connection Fair
U Holds First Annual Volunteer Connection Fair
By Allison Stuart, News Writer • September 10, 2022

  The Volunteer Connection Fair, hosted by the Union Programming Council and the Bennion Center was held on Thursday, Sept. 8. The...

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