Kevin Coe

Are You Guilty of Posting Rude Comments to Online News Sites?

Anyone who’s ever ventured into the comments section of a news website has likely observed some unfriendly exchanges. Now research from the University of Utah and the University of Arizona has confirmed just how common such behavior is. Read More

June, 2014 from the U

U Biologist Denise Dearing Honored by Fellow Mammalogists

Biology professor Denise Dearing has been honored by the American Society of Mammalogists with its 2014 C. Hart Merriam Award, which the group says “is given to eminent scholars in recognition of outstanding research in mammalogy over a period of at least 10 years.” The group praised Dearing’s “transformative and cross-disciplinary research on the ecological Read More


Robert Adler named Dean of the S.J. Quinney College of Law

Professor Robert W. Adler, interim dean of the S.J. Quinney College of Law, James I. Farr Presidential Chair in Law, and Distinguished Professor of Law, has agreed to serve as the next dean of the S.J. Quinney College of Law. Read More


U Students Replace Grass with Water-wise Design

Through a student-funded initiative, 8,000 square feet of grass on the University of Utah campus will be converted to a water-wise landscape design, which is expected to save more than 100,000 gallons of water annually. Read More


U Hosts 2014 Public Service Awards

The 2014 Public Service Award recipients will be recognized Wednesday, June 25, by the Utah chapter of the American Society for Public Administration, which is supported by the University of Utah’s Center for Public Policy and Administration. The annual awards recognize those who have contributed to making Utah a better state. Read More