Health & Society


Alzheimer’s and Aging

This Think Tank is designed to link our current scientific understanding of Alzheimer’s disease with social and public policy issues […]

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The Uneasy Intersection of Law and Medicine

This Think Tank will explore the uneasy relationship that often arises between law and medicine, also as surveyed through the […]

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Religious Divide

With a charge to understand and research the religious divide in Salt Lake City, a group of diverse Honors students […]

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Quality of Life

The Honors Think Tank on Quality of Life spent the academic year exploring basic assumptions about contemporary life, examining the […]

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Bioethics

In 2005, ten Honors students convened in a Think Tank to consider the ethical implications of new genetic technologies. With […]

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Behaving Like Animals

Most definitions of the “human” hinge upon the characteristics that distinguish us from other animals. Yet, human bodies and brains […]

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