U of U to Honor 12 Utah Veterans at Annual Commemoration Program

The University of Utah will honor 12 Utah veterans at a full-dress military ceremony as part of its annual Veteran’s Day commemoration program on Tuesday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. in the Olpin Union Building on campus. University of Utah President Bernie Machen will present commemorative medallions to this year’s honorees. Nearly 100 cadets and midshipmen from the military science ROTC programs will present the ceremony which will include a 21-gun cannon salute. Read More

October, 2003 from the U

500 Latina/o Youth to Attend MeChA Conference

On Tuesday, Nov. 4th, over 500 Latina/o youth will be on the University of Utah campus to participate in a youth leadership conference titled “The Power of Tomorrow is in Your Hands Today: Excuses or Education?” Read More

Bad Mileage: 98 Tons of Plants per Gallon

A staggering 98 tons of prehistoric, buried plant material – that’s 196,000 pounds – is required to produce each gallon of gasoline we burn in our cars, SUVs, trucks and other vehicles, according to a study conducted at the University of Utah. Read More

New Ivory Homes Scholarships Offered at U of U For Hispanic American Students

In recognition of the contribution Hispanic Americans have made to the construction industry, Ivory Homes has established 10 University of Utah scholarships for outstanding Hispanic American students. Read More

Top Utah Business Women to Speak at Forum

Four of Utah’s top female business leaders will share their educational and career experiences at this year’s Women’s Business Forum, which is hosted by the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business. The forum will take place at 4 p.m., Thurs., October 30 at the business school’s C. Roland Christensen Center, Room 215. Read More