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FanX Returns With New Guest Announcements

By Heather Graham, Assistant Copy Chief, Arts Writer March 4, 2021

  The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention has announced its first celebrity guests for its 2021 event, which is set to take place Sept. 16–18. The convention has successfully put on 12 events over...

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FanX 2017: Not All Heroes Wear Capes

By Haley Oliphant, Editor-in-Chief March 27, 2017

Cosplay and commodities and celebrities, oh my! FanX is an extension of Comic Con — a gathering of geeks from all realms to celebrate everything that makes nerds great. I had the great privilege to...

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Students Get Their Geek On

April 21, 2015

With finals fast approaching, ASUU wants you to channel your inner geek. Their annual Geek Week event, held during finals week, offers studying students free food and school supplies. And the Marriott...

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Geek Week Helps Students Prepare for Finals

December 7, 2014

  While you’re guzzling energy drinks and pulling all-nighters to prepare for finals, head to the Marriott Library for extended study hours. During ASUU’s Geek Week, the library will remain open...

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U Students Weigh in on What it Means to Be a ‘Geek’

September 3, 2014

  Pull out those wide-rimmed glasses, pocket protectors and suspenders, because geek is in. Although historically viewed as a term referring to someone who lacks social prowess, the definition of...

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Engineering: A Lesson on Geeks, Physics and Multitasking

September 3, 2014

  Typically, engineering students are stereotyped as geeks. But there is more to this stereotype than meets the eye. According to the U’s Office of Budget and Institutional Analysis, there were...