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Spring Awards Honor Cellist, Professor, and Scholars About 200 people attended the Spring Awards Banquet in April, when the University of Utah Alumni Association presented $550,000 in scholarships for students and honored The Piano Guys’ cellist and a U social work professor. International music star Steven Sharp Nelson BA’02 MPA’07 received the Par Excellence Award…

Through the Years

University of Utah alum Colette Mullenhoff has won an Academy Award for her work in movie special effects.

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Six Honored With 2015 Founders Day Awards Four outstanding graduates of the University of Utah and two honorary alumni were recognized with 2015 Founders Day Awards in February. The recipients of the Distinguished Alumni Awards were Gregory J. Goff BS’78 MBA’81, a leader in the energy sector; Brent C. James BS’74 BS’76 MD’78 MSt’84, an…

Through the Years

University of Utah alum Caroline Gleich is a star of Warren Miller ski films and a sponsored athlete and product tester.

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Six Alumni Receive Merit of Honor Awards The University of Utah Emeritus Alumni Board chose six exemplary alumni to receive its 2014 Merit of Honor Awards. The annual awards recognize U alumni who graduated 40 or more years ago (or who have reached age 65) whose careers have been marked by outstanding service to the…

Through the Years

U alum Brian Moench is galvanizing political advocacy to clean up Utah’s air.

Through the Years

University of Utah alum Suzanne Renner was recently honored for her decades of work in Maori contemporary dance.

Association News

New Officers and Directors Join Alumni Board The University of Utah Alumni Association has welcomed eight new members of its Board of Directors, as well as a new board president and vice president, and new presidents of four of its five affiliate boards. The new members and leadership were introduced by departing board President Keven…

Through the Years

U alum Ed Catmull outlines his strategies for innovative success in his new book, Creativity, Inc.

Association News

Spring Awards Honor Neuroscientist and Adviser University of Utah alum and neuroscientist Ryan J. Watts BS’00 and U nursing program administrator Carrie Labrum Radmall BS’02 were recognized by the U Alumni Association at its annual Spring Awards Banquet. The Alumni Association’s Young Alumni Board presents its Par Excellence Award annually to a former student who…

Through the Years

A University of Utah alum’s new documentary tells the story of a daring 1967 rescue on the Grand Teton’s north face.

Association News

Founders Day 2014 distinguished and honorary alumni, the outstanding Founders Day scholar, and another highly successful annual food drive.

Association News

Merit of Honor awards recognize five alumni, the Nagoya Exchange Program celebrates 50 years, and Homecoming events net more than $70,000 for student scholarships.

Through the Years

A U alum in India is CEO of a nonprofit group that works to assist some of that country's most vulnerable populations.

Association News

New Association board members and officers; two awards for Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration efforts; fall tailgates announced; and a report on the 2013 European Alumni Reunion, the U's 15th.