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The Daily Utah Chronicle

The block U on campus on Feb. 2, 2021. (Photo by Jack Gambassi | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Celebrates Women’s Week 2022 with Discussions of Empowerment and Acceptance

By Abhilasha Khatri, Investigative Editor April 7, 2022

  This story contains discussions of eating disorders.    The month of March marks Women’s History Month in the United States — a time period designated to celebrating the often...

On Nov. 4, 2019, president Ruth Watkins announced a $150 million commitment from the Jon M. and Karen Huntsman family to establish the Huntsman Mental Health Institute at the University of Utah.  (Courtesy of the University of Utah)

Reaching Out: Mental Health Resources on Campus

By Ivana Martinez and Natalie Colby May 9, 2020

  Across the University of Utah there are numerous resources for students to access — including programs that focus on mental and physical health and well-being. In Utah, there has been a...

(Courtesy Salt Lake Acting Company)

Welcome to V-Season: ‘The Vagina Monologues’ Fundraisers for Local Organizations

By Hannah Keating, Arts Editor February 15, 2020

  “Welcome to V-Season” flashes in red on the homepage of the V-Day organization’s website. The “V” referred to here is not necessarily what we usually associate with the middle of February...

Floor plans for renovations. Photo Courtesy of Women’s Resource Center

Women’s Resource Center Prepares for Office Relocation

By Natalie Colby, Editor-in-Chief January 30, 2020

  As January 2020 comes to an end, the University of Utah’s Women’s Resource Center prepares to move back to their offices on the fourth floor of the A. Ray Olpin Union after the complete renovation...

University of Utah Police cars | Chronicle archives.

Sexual Assault Reported On U Campus

By Amy Loret March 26, 2019

  Content Warning: This article deals with sexual assault and campus safety. A list of campus resources is provided at the bottom. University of Utah police are investigating a sexual assault...

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Starting From the Bottom: Improving Women’s Equality in Utah

By Amy Loret February 18, 2019

  Utah made history in 1896 as the first state in the country to elect a woman to a state Senate. It was also one of the first states to give women the right to vote nearly 150 years ago — decades...

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Laptops Provide Help for Nontraditional Students

By Carolyn Webber January 25, 2015

  Laptops are an essential tool for the average college student, so for those without the economic means, not having one can be an obstacle to completing education. The Women’s Resource Center...

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Women Are Focus of U Enrollment Initiative

October 22, 2014

  The last decade has seen a steady decline in the number of women enrolled in higher education programs across the country. Matching this trend, Utah has witnessed lower numbers of females enrolling...

RevolUtion spreads concern for violence

March 24, 2013

Three and a half years ago, the first and only sexual violence prevention student group at the U was formed: RevolUtion. “RevolUtion is a student group that is dedicated to raising awareness of sexual...