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University of Utah College of Law Celebrates 100-Year History

The University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law celebrates its 100th birthday Sept. 20 with a symposium at the law school followed by an evening gala at the Natural History Museum of Utah. Read More

September, 2013 from the U

Toward a Truly White Organic LED

By inserting platinum atoms into an organic semiconductor, University of Utah physicists were able to “tune” the plastic-like polymer to emit light of different colors – a step toward more efficient, less expensive and truly white organic LEDs for light bulbs of the future. Read More

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The U’s Marriott Library Collaborates on Program to Preserve Pioneer History

Have you ever wondered what you should do with family treasures stashed in your attic, basement or that storage closet that never gets cleaned out? The Pioneers in Your Attic program is the answer, as it provides free digitization of family materials. Read More


U Gains in Annual U.S. News College Rankings

In the latest issue of U.S. News & World Report’s “America’s Best Colleges” rankings of undergraduate programs, the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business leaped 25 spots to number 47, and the College of Engineering moved up five spots to number 59 in the nation. Read More


Study Shows Why Employee Output Increases During Recessions

A new study from the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business and Stanford University suggests that in times of recession, worker output increases and employers and firms are able to “do more with less.” Additionally, the study shows that workers’ increased efforts directly correlate with local unemployment rates, and that the greatest increases in productivity come from workers who are less productive pre-recession. Read More