The Daily Utah Chronicle

U Board of Trustees Agrees to Proposed HCI Memorandum of Understanding

University of Utah Board of Trustees Chair H. David Burton and President David Pershing at an October 5, 2017 meeting, discussing a new memorandum of understanding with Huntsman Cancer Foundation over the operation of the Huntsman Cancer Institute.

By Elise Vandersteen Bailey, Investigative Coordinator

October 5, 2017

The University of Utah's Board of Trustees approved a supplemental memorandum of understanding between the U and Huntsman Cancer Foundation in regards to the operation of Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) on Thursday. All agreed to the terms of the agreement with the exception of Vice Chair Phillip...

In the Aftermath of the Huntsman Cancer Institute Debacle, It’s Clear Money Talks at the U

The Hunstman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 5/14/17.

By Connor Richards

May 22, 2017

For weeks now, the University of Utah has been in a whirlwind of unrest, confusion and controversy. In late April, U students, faculty and the greater Salt Lake City community were caught off guard by the sudden firing of Dr. Mary Beckerle, head of the Huntsman Cancer Institute. After days of outrage...

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