U professor emeritus Jack Newell still pushes students to think, and to seek experiences beyond academe.
U poet and professor Paisley Rekdal crosses literary borders.
Karen Azenberg is crafting a careful path to bring more cutting-edge works to Pioneer Theatre Company.
Alum Stephen Wilk's recent book unearths quirky stories hidden in the history of optics.
U professor Richard Normann's brain electrode array has created possibilities for patients.
U Dean Alberta Comer is leading the Marriott Library farther into its digital future.
U professor Chibli Mallat’s mission is to prove laws are more powerful than guns.
U biologist Nalini Nadkarni brings the magic of science to all, from prisoners to sports fans and students.
Four decades after Atari, University of Utah alum Nolan Bushnell is ever an entrepreneur.
University of Utah professor Sam Wilson melds whimsy and discipline in his art.
Jerry Gardner teaches movement at the University of Utah but has an office so tiny he can hardly turn around in it. It’s just half an office, really, and is filled to the brim with masks and books and a pink tank of helium. But sit down and have a conversation with him (you’ll have…
For Fred Montague, founding the U’s organic gardens was a step on a larger path.
A U professor travels the world to document birds’ crucial role and conserve their dwindling numbers.
Beverley Taylor Sorenson is waging a crusade to give all kids access to the arts.