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Honors course on Muslim Women’s Voices

February 5, 2017

Op-ed: Utah’s religious climate helps Muslim immigrants adapt By Tara Goodwin, Natally Tabish, Casey Koldewyn, Allyson Berri, Maura Cheney and Savanna Williams First Published Feb 04 2017 03:39PM    •    Updated 3 hours ago Share This Article As part of our final project for Muslim Women’s Voices, an undergraduate course taught at the University […]

Honors Eccles Scholar Recipient Awarded Churchill

January 31, 2017

University of Utah student awarded prestigious Churchill Scholarship


January 23, 2017

Future in Review Films partnered with the U’s Humanities in Focus program for a private film screening of students’ work during the Sundance Film Festival. Source: FINDING YOUR VOICE THROUGH FILM

“I always wanted to be a teacher,”:Carmen Flores, an honors student working on her elementary education degree at the U

December 21, 2016

Facing the Teacher Shortage Why Utah struggles to keep educators, and what the U is doing to help. By Kelley J.P. Lindberg | Published Winter 2016 POP QUIZ: Name a millionaire computer scientist. (Easy, right?) Now, name a millionaire business executive. (Take your pick; they’re a dime a dozen.) Millionaire doctor? (Sure.) How about a […]


December 12, 2016

Honors College class survey finds Muslim students describe U as welcoming and finds suggestions for campus improvements. Source: MUSLIM STUDENT SURVEY


November 4, 2016

The U’s full-time victim advocates are available to help navigate resources, find support services and heal. Source: WHO ARE YOUR VICTIM ADVOCATES?

Honors Grad Turns Her Thesis into Published Work: A Taxable Luxury?

October 31, 2016

  A taxable luxury?

Prof. Paul Ketzle to Read at Trolley Square Oct. 4th

October 3, 2016

Oct 4 Tue   Date: Tuesday, October 4, 2016 Time: 6:30 PM Location: Weller Book Works Address: 607 Trolley Square Salt Lake City, UT 84102 Book Festival – 15 Bytes Book Awards Winner and Finalists +info Join us for readings from the 15 Bytes book awards! Winner Jeri Parker will be joined by runners-up Melanie Rae […]

EFFECTIVE INTEGRATION Headed by Honors Prof. Caren Frost

New Center for Research on Migration & Refugee Integration is the first academic center in the West dedicated to developing best practices for welcoming new Americans. Source: EFFECTIVE INTEGRATION

Honors Student, Diana Kelly: Privacy Through Poetry: A poetic journey through Privacy In A Digital Age

September 13, 2016

Following this introduction is a compilation of poems written as partial fulfillment of the course requirements for Privacy in a Digital Age.  This University of Utah Honors course takes on the format of a flipped classroom.  We listened to video lectures, read pertinent information, and engaged in discussions through a class blog outside of class.  […]