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Students study at the J. Willard Marriott Library at the University of Utah Campus in Salt Lake City, on Nov. 1, 2021 (Photo by Brooklyn Critchley | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Searching for Stability After Graduation
By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer • January 28, 2022

  When the murmurs of COVID-19 overseas turned into a reality for the United States, the country shut down. Workers were laid off and society retreated to their homes, waiting to see how the virus would continue to spread. With entire industries, such as service and...

Cars parked head to head at the U parking lot in Salt Lake City on Oct. 26, 2021. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Optimizing Campus Parking Amid Increasing Student Demand and New Construction
By Nathan Levinzon, News Writer • January 26, 2022

  The University of Utah is gearing up for a series of construction projects. According to a post made by representatives of Commuter...

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Paying Tuition While Being Paid in Experience
By Jack O'Leary, News Writer • January 26, 2022

  Every year, University of Utah students participate in internship programs through the many channels the U provides, and graduate...

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Employed While Enrolled: U Students Seek Jobs for Necessity and Opportunity
By Stephanie Hong, News Writer • January 25, 2022

  In 2018, 43% of all full-time undergraduate students and 81% of part-time students worked a job while pursuing their degrees,...

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Chiura Obata, Topaz War Relocation Center by Moonlight, 1943, watercolor, gift of the Estate of Chiura Obata, from the Permanent Collection of the UMFA. (Courtesy Utah Museum of Fine Arts)
Celebrating Artist Chiura Obata’s Life as His Work Joins UMFA’s Permanent Collection
By Devin Oldroyd and Avery Greig January 24, 2022

Interacting face-to-face with masks on. (Photo by Hailey Danielson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
U Students Respond to Another In-person Semester with New Protocols and Rising Cases
By Carlene Coombs, News Writer • January 22, 2022

  Amid rising COVID-19 cases in Utah, University of Utah students return to in-person classes for the Spring 2022 semester. On Saturday,...

University of Utah campus. (Photo by Paige Gardner | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
U Grad Students Highlight Differences Between Undergraduate and Graduate School
By Stephanie Hong, News Writer • January 22, 2022

  The University of Utah graduate school has more than 200 degrees provided for master's and Ph.D. programs. According to the U Graduate...

Marriott Library Hosts Discussion and Exhibit on Local Activist Alberta Henry
Marriott Library Hosts Discussion and Exhibit on Local Activist Alberta Henry
By Abhilasha Khatri, News Writer • January 19, 2022

  On Tuesday, Jan. 18, the J. Willard Marriott Library held an event on Facebook Live to discuss the legacy of prominent Utah activist,...

(Graphic by Cyan Larson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Transforming an Institution: Invisible Labor and Devaluation of Faculty of Color
By Kayleigh Silverstein, Assistant News Editor • January 17, 2022

  Of the 843,750 full-time faculty in degree-granting postsecondary institutions in the United States, 573,912 or about 68%...

UUPD Investigates, U Responds to Bomb Threat at Black Cultural Center
UUPD Investigates, U Responds to Bomb Threat at Black Cultural Center
By Natalie Colby and Kayleigh Silverstein January 11, 2022

  At 4:25 a.m. on Jan. 11, 2021 the University of Utah Police Department responded to a bomb threat targeting the U's Black Cultural...

Spider webs stretch across sage brush and rabbit brush on either side of the causeway at Antelope Island State Park in Syracuse, Utah on July 27, 2021. (Photo by Gwen Christopherson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
2021 UN Climate Change Conference Reveals Global Priorities, U Community Responds
By Isaac Dunaway, News Writer • January 11, 2022

  Representatives of nearly 200 countries gathered at this year's United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland. Throughout...

Flags inside the student union (Photo by: The Daily Utah Chronicle).
Language Exchange Program Set to Resume, Provide Students Cross-Cultural Experiences
By Stephanie Hong, News Writer • January 8, 2022

  The Learning Abroad Department at the University of Utah offers opportunities beyond the United States' borders, but also gives students...

Big Cottonwood Canyon offers a tremendous route for snowmobiles and winter hiking. Photographed on Dec. 29, 2017 (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Climate Change, Melting Snow and the Future of Utah Winters
By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer • January 8, 2022

  Around the globe, those who live in cold climates rely on snow for transportation, recreation and more. However, as the snowpack shrinks...

Hanna Msiska speaks on the steps of the John R. Park building at a protest on Jan. 7, 2021. (Photo by Natalie Colby | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
U Community Continues to Address and Push for Change Following Racist Incidents on Campus
By Natalie Colby and Kayleigh Silverstein January 7, 2022

  Protest Held to “Stand Against U of U Racist Attacks”  As tours of prospective University of Utah students walked by and people...

Laura Seymour and Mina Brown at the welcome desk at the ASUU offices in the Ray A. Olpin Student Union on the University of Utah Campus, Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday, July 13, 2017(Photo by Adam Fondren | Daily Utah Chronicle)
The Ins and Outs of Student Government at the U
By Abhilasha Khatri, News Writer • January 7, 2022

A Closer Look at ASUU and Its Processes ASUU is the student government at the University of Utah and technically every student enrolled at...

Solar panels above the Marriott Library. | Chronicle archives
Geothermal Energy is Changing the Electricity Scene at the U
By Haley Utendorfer, News Writer • January 2, 2022

  On Nov. 1, 2019, the University of Utah signed a partnership with Cyrq Energy and Rocky Mountain Power in a deal ensuring — for the...

(Graphic by Sydney Stam | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Unfulfilled Promises During Biden's First Year in Office
By Vanessa Hudson, News Writer • January 2, 2022

  As 2021 comes to a close, so does President Joe Biden’s first year in office. President Biden made many promises during his campaign,...

University of Utah campus. (Photo by Paige Gardner | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Kafé Mamai: Bringing African-Caribbean Fusion to the U
By Allison Stuart, News Writer • December 22, 2021

  When walking across the University of Utah's campus, it is common to find various food trucks scattered throughout highly populated...

Students on campus (Photo by Tom Denton | The Daily Utah Chronicle).
Donation to New U Computer Science Building Opens Conversation Surrounding the Field
By Devin Oldroyd, News Writer • December 21, 2021

  A $15 million donation to the University of Utah towards a prospective computer science building sparked a discussion of the computer...

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