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Bennett Chew and Zyena Tolhurst perform during rehearsal of Master Peters Puppet Show, directed by José Miguel and showing on Oct. 7 and 8, 2021 at 7:30 PM in the Performing Arts Building on campus in Salt Lake City. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Master Peter's Puppet Show Comes to the U
By Jack Gambassi, Photographer • October 6, 2021

Master Peter's Puppet Show (Manuel de Falla) will be showing at the Performing Arts Building (PAB 115) on campus in Salt Lake City. José...

A balloon display is marched down State St. in Salt Lake City for the Pride march on June 6, 2021. (Photo by Jack Gambassi |The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Salt Lake Pride March: A Photo Series
By Jack Gambassi, Photographer • June 11, 2021

Real Salt Lake forward Rubio Rubin (No. 14) celebrates his second goal during the 2021 seasons home opener versus Sporting Kansas City at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah on May 1, 2021. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | Daily Utah Chronicle)
Real Salt Lake Takes Home Win in 2021 Season Opener: A Photo Series
By Jack Gambassi, Photographer • May 3, 2021

Real Salt Lake beat Sporting Kansas City 3-1 at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah on May 1, 2021.

Photo courtesy of Chronicle archives.
Letter to the Editor: Optional Pass or Fail is Not Sufficient
By Letter to the Editor April 14, 2020

  As of March 20, 2020, the University of Utah offered the option for students to opt for CR/NC (pass or fail) rather than a letter grade....

Nain Christopherson writes, Each of us, on both sides of the political aisle, has likely shared wrong information before and will again. (Courtesy Pexels)
Christopherson: How to Handle Loved Ones Spreading Misinformation
By Nain Christopherson, Assistant Opinion Editor • April 14, 2020

  This semester, the University of Utah Honors College launched the project portion of a Praxis Lab called Truth, Deception and Information...

(Design by The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Tips for Spotting Fake News
By Maddy La Turner April 14, 2020

  If you think digital media has brought about the age of fake news, you’re wrong. Did you know Edgar Allan Poe’s literary rival...

Librarian Dale Larsen working showing how to do research online at the J. Willard Marriott Library in Salt Lake City, UT on Wednesday May 23, 2018. (Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)
Teach 'em Young: Combating Misinformation with Media Literacy
By Joseph Moss, News Writer • April 14, 2020

  The rise of the novel Coronavirus pandemic is a shining example of the dangers that can ensue from the widening exposure of misinformation...

(Mount Lassen, California)
The reference to mountains as holy places is an ancient one. Here, that connection is
used to explore the differences and similarities between religion and the environmental
movement. Who is at the center of each setting? What does each place represent?
(Photos by Mark Draper | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
The Sanctity of Nature
By Mark Draper, Photographer • June 6, 2019

  This project arose from two observations I had regarding my peers — the first being that almost none of them were religious, and...

The Muslim Student Association held a Friday prayer in the Union ballroom to honor victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings.

(Photo by: Justin Prather | The Daily Utah Chronicle).
Religion on Campus More Diverse Than Rest of State, With Proportion of Latter-day Saints Over 15% Lower
By Emily Anderson May 10, 2019

  Statewide, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints comprise 61.55% — nearly two-thirds — of the state population,...

BYU students celebrate after a BYU touchdown vs. The University of Utah Utes in an NCAA football game at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo, Utah on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Brown: BYU Nepotism and University of Utah Bias in Utah's Top Tech Companies
By Jacob Brown May 6, 2019

  It is no secret that the student cultures of the University of Utah and Brigham Young University are at odds with one another. A commonly...

According to the University of Utahs campus directory, Sterling Van Wagenens office was 257B in the Art Building prior to his resignation. (Photo by Emily Anderson | The Daily Utah Chronicle)
Former U Professor and Filmmaker Sterling Van Wagenen Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse of a Child
By Elise Vandersteen Bailey, Investigative Coordinator • April 30, 2019

  Warning: This story includes graphic descriptions of sexual abuse. Former University of Utah film professor Sterling Van Wagenen...

The Best of Art From the Attic
The Best of Art From the Attic
By Megan Hulse April 26, 2017

This year has been full of new endeavors, including this series. Over the course of these stories, I have delved into the connections between...

Art from the Attic: K-UTE Radio gears up for National Record Store Day
Art from the Attic: K-UTE Radio gears up for National Record Store Day
By Megan Hulse April 18, 2017

Radio DJs have been spinning vinyl since their invention in the 1940s, but the rise of digital media production has resulted in a significant...

Art from the Attic: Artist Advocacy for Mental Health Awareness
Art from the Attic: Artist Advocacy for Mental Health Awareness
By Megan Hulse April 10, 2017

The past decade has shown a significant movement in Hollywood and the music industry in favor of smashing stereotypes surrounding mental illnesses....

Art from the Attic: Psychedelic Substances and Songs
Art from the Attic: Psychedelic Substances and Songs
By Megan Hulse April 5, 2017

Drug use in the 1960s and early 1970s not only created an entire subculture but also gave life to legitimate underground music. During this era,...

Oakley Burt is the 2020-21 arts editor.
Farewell: Oakley Burt
By Oakley Burt, Arts Editor • April 27, 2021

  It’s hard for me to grasp that this is the last piece I’ll contribute to the Chronicle, that this wonderful experience is coming...

Farewell: Sammy Mora
Farewell: Sammy Mora
By Sammy Mora , Sports Editor • April 27, 2021

  As Post Malone says in his hit song "On the Road": “'Cause they ain’t ever seein' me fold under pressure, They ain't never, ever...

Farewell: Jacqueline Mumford
Farewell: Jacqueline Mumford
By Jacqueline Mumford, Managing Editor • April 26, 2021

  When I came to the University of Utah from Las Vegas, I had one main mission — get as involved as possible. I came to college with...

Farewell: Ana Luiza Ramos
By Ana Luiza Ramos, Editor-in-Chief • April 26, 2021

  I do not consider myself the best writer out there, or the best editor. In fact, I am not even close to being great. I did not write...

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