Salt Lake Valley Science and Engineering Fair

Middle and high school students from Salt Lake and Tooele counties will present research experiments and results at the Salt Lake Valley Regional Science and Engineering Fair on March 28 and 29 at the University of Utah. Read More

March, 2003 from the U

Fourteen Hundred Students to See Mummenschanz’s “Next” at U

Deaf students from the Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB), along with other hearing-impaired groups from throughout the Wasatch Front, will gather at the University of Utah’s Kingsbury Hall Wednesday, March 26, to experience a show that combines mime, theatre and puppetry. Performed with no music or dialogue by the Swiss touring group Mummenschanz, “Next” employs outrageous masks and exaggerated illusions and costuming. The private lecture and performance will begin at 10:30 a.m. (Public evening performances will be held Tuesday and Wednesday.) Fourteen hundred students, elementary- to college-age, are scheduled to attend the event. Students from the U’s Special Education Department will be in attendance and the USDB will provide interpreters for the event. Read More

U to Present Conference on Achieving Work-Life Balance

According to a 2000 poll by the American Psychological Association, two-thirds of men and women say work has a significant impact on their stress level. One in four has called in sick or taken a “mental health day” as a result of job stress. Read More

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Days of Remembrance Activities at U of U Commemorate Victims of the Holocaust

The University of Utah remembers the millions of victims of the Holocaust during its annual Days of Remembrance activities. The events include a keynote address, a workshop, and a film screening, beginning March 25. This year, national Holocaust Remembrance Day is April 29. Read More

Conference to Aid Inventors, Small Businesses

Individual inventors, researchers, and small business operators who are developing or are interested in commercializing their inventions are invited to attend a conference aimed at helping them find financial, business, and technical support. Read More