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Raising Ute Awareness I would like to thank the University of Utah and the Ute tribe for their efforts in educating the public on this issue [“The Heartbeat of the People,” Fall 2012; “University Renews Agreement with Ute Indian Tribe,” Summer 2014]. I am currently taking a college course through another university on Native American…

Campus Notebook

The University and the Ute Tribe have begun a campaign to raise awareness among fans.

Discovery

University of Utah biochemists have found a potential new tool to combat the Ebola virus.

Fussing Over the Fight Song

Its authorship is unclear. Its date of origin is murky. Its lyrics have been modified several times. Yet many of those who currently belt out “Utah Man” are fiercely loyal to “how it’s always been.” Turns out “always” isn’t necessarily such a long time. “Utah Man” became the University of Utah athletics “fight song” in…

Campus Notebook

The Utah Museum of Fine Arts is celebrating 100 years of art collection at the University of Utah.

Discovery

University of Utah electrical engineers have invented a way to boost solar cell efficiency by more than 50 percent.

An Icon’s Centennial

The U’s Park Building celebrates 100 years as a University landmark.

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Seeking Diversity As a 2014 Utah Ethnic Studies graduate, this article [“Partners for Diversity,” Summer 2014] put a huge smile on my face! Keep up the great work, you two [Dolores Delgado Bernal and Octavio Villalpando]! William Theel BS’14 Salt Lake City, Utah The minor in Spanish that I received at Utah has been a…

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Campus Notebook

A think tank and residence hall for student inventors is taking shape on the University of Utah campus.

Discovery

A new Center for Genetic Discovery, a test to assess genetic risk for breast cancer, and small plasma devices that resist high radiation are all recent developments at the U.

U student Kirstie Kandaris works in the J. Willard Marriott Library’s roof garden to assemble a beehive. The U Beekeepers Association has several hives on a nearby patio. (Photo by Ayrel Clark-Proffitt, U Sustainability Resource Center)

The U’s Bees

Campus beehives provide learning opportunities as well as pollination.

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Two Utah dance companies celebrating 50th anniversaries in 2013-14, Ballet West and Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, had their beginnings at the U.

Discovery

Outdoor recreation equipment for spinal cord injury patients, new findings in brain theory, and identification of an immunodeficiency disorder mutation are all recent developments at the U.