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Historic Rural Newspapers Digitized for Universal Access by the U Library

With more than 174,000 visits per year by genealogists, scholars and others seeking historical information of some nature, The Utah Digital Newspapers (UDN) is an online archive in high demand. Founded in 2002 by the J. Willard Marriott Library at the University of Utah, the digital archive contains historic newspapers from across the state. And the archive has recently experienced a growth spurt with the addition of 130,000 pages from 11 Utah newspapers, including content from four rural newspapers new to the digital archive. Read More

November, 2013 from the U
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U Donates 780 Meals

University of Utah’s Dining Services will prepare nearly 800 donated meals that will be delivered to homebound Salt Lake valley residents on Thanksgiving Day. Read More

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Statement Regarding Nov. 22 Meeting Between University of Utah and Ute Indian Tribe

Today’s meeting between Ute Tribal leaders, alumni and students and members of the University of Utah administration was fruitful and productive. Read More

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The U Establishes Education Partnership with University in China

The University of Utah announced a new collaborative education program with Nankai University in Tianjin, China, that will expand global partnerships in Asia. Called the 3+X program, it will provide Chinese students the opportunity to attend both universities and receive a bachelor’s degree from Nankai University and master’s degree from the U. Read More

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U to Warn Reckless Riders

The University of Utah launched its campaign in August to make campus sidewalks safer. Officials found that 3-7 p.m. is the busiest time for recreational use of non-motorized riding vehicles, including bicycles, skateboards, rollerblades, etc. Read More