Public Accounting Report Ranks Utah Undergraduate Program Among Nation’s Best

The undergraduate accounting program at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business is ranked No. 24 in the country, according to the results of the 27th Annual Survey of Accounting Professors conducted by the Public Accounting Report (PAR). Read More

December, 2008 from the U

Why the ‘Perfect’ Body Isn’t Always Perfect

The hormones that make women physically stronger, more competitive and better able to deal with stress also tend to redistribute fat from the hips to the waist, according to Elizabeth Cashdan, an anthropologist at the University of Utah. So in societies and situations where women are under pressure to procure resources, they may be less likely to have the classic hourglass figure. Read More

Pixar Memories: ‘Toy Story’ to ‘WALL-E’

¬†Edwin E. Catmull, president of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, will discuss his experiences making animated films such as “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.” and “WALL-E” at the University of Utah at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 8, 2008.

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University of Utah Statement on the Loss of Sustainability Director Craig Forster

The University of Utah community is today mourning the death of the Office of Sustainability Director Craig Forster. He was a passionate steward of our mother earth and lived in ways that provided extraordinary and practical examples of how we can combine to create a healthier environment for future generations.  Read More