The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

The University of Utah's Independent Student Voice

The Daily Utah Chronicle

(Photo by Curtis Lin | Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Administration Encourages Professors to Not Hold Class on Election Day

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer October 17, 2020

  Although voter turnout among college-age students surged in the 2016 election, one survey of 12,000 persistent nonvoters found that the 18-24-year-old demographic is less interested in voting...

The vice presidential debate on Oct. 7, 2020 at Kingsbury Hall in Salt Lake City. (Photo by Natalie Colby | Daily Utah Chronicle.)

VP Candidates Harris and Pence Come to the U to Debate

By Ivana Martinez and Natalie Colby October 8, 2020

    On Oct. 7 at Kingsbury Hall at the University of Utah, Vice President Mike Pence and Sen. Kamala Harris sat down for the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate. The debate lasted 90 minutes...

Protesters marching in Salt Lake City on Oct. 7, 2020. (Jack Gambassi | Daily Utah Chronicle)

SDS Holds Protest as 2020 VP Debate Occurs at the U

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Alexis Perno, and Porshai Nielson October 8, 2020

  On Oct. 7, 2020, Students for a Democratic Society held a protest in Salt Lake City as Vice Presidential candidates met to debate at the University of Utah, to raise awareness of issues they...

Advertisement for the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate on the Marriott Library at the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City on September 28th 2020. (Photo by Camille Rousculp | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Students for a Democratic Society Plan Protest for VP Debate

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer October 5, 2020

  On Oct. 7, with the nation’s eyes on the University of Utah for the 2020 Vice Presidential Debate, the Utah Students for a Democratic Society will be holding a protest.  “The big reason...

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).

Alexander: Want Life to Go Back to Normal? Vote for Biden

By CJ Alexander, Opinion Writer September 29, 2020

  The novel coronavirus continues to bring out the best and worst in our political leadership. With a surge in outbreaks and the anticipation of a second wave of the virus, US citizens are becoming...

The welcome wall on Presidents Circle at the University of Utah. Chronicle archives.

Utahns Fight to Protect Title X

By Angelyn Ramos, News Writer June 13, 2019

  From the beginning of President Trump’s administration, Trump has vowed to “defund Planned Parenthood.” Earlier this year, Trump and his administration began to make good on that promise...