Utahn Mickey Ibarra Recognized for Public Service, Leadership to Latino Community

On the evening of Monday, March 26, 2012 Utah native Mickey Ibarra was honored at the Utah Leaders Reception Honoring Mickey Ibarra. Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker; former Mayor Rocky Anderson and Lane Beattie, President and CEO of the Salt Lake City Chamber of Commerce (and former Utah Senate President) recognized the contributions of The Honorable Mickey Ibarra, former Assistant to the President and Director of Intergovernmental Affairs for The White House during the Clinton administration (1997 – 2001). During this time Ibarra served as the President’s liaison to the nation’s mayors and governors. Read More

March, 2012 from the U
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Study Shows People Know More Than They Think They Do

Dr. Bryan Bonner, an associate professor at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business, believes the first step to building successful organizations is deceptively simple: self-realization by each participant of his or her unique knowledge and experience. Read More


Salt Lake Valley Science Fair March 28-30

Salt Lake’s premier science fair, the Salt Lake Valley Science and Engineering Fair, will be held at the University of Utah’s Rice-Eccles Stadium tower on March 28-30, 2012. Read More


Utah Law Students Stay a Step Ahead of Terrorists

Law students at the University of Utah are faced with multiple terrorist threats almost simultaneously and asked to make quick decisions based on imperfect information. That’s part of what they’ll face during unique counter-terrorism training as part of Professor Amos Guiora’s course on Global Perspectives on Counter-terrorism. Read More

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Kids Build Catapults, Towers at the U

The University of Utah College of Engineering will host some 2,000 fifth- and sixth-graders for a free five-day event designed to introduce young students to the field of engineering and teach them practical engineering concepts. Read More