Continuum The magazine of The University of Utah

Spring 2015

Illustration by David Meikle


The University’s 'hybrid' learning approach includes flipped classrooms as well as new degrees.


Culture Shift

The U has a comprehensive strategy for prevention as well as prosecution of sexual assault, and aiding victims.


Chapter and Verse

U poet and professor Paisley Rekdal crosses literary borders.


Match Points

The U men's tennis team builds on a strong legacy as it forges ahead in the Pac-12.


Some of the latest comments and letters from our readers

Campus Notebook

The 183,000-square-foot Eccles Student Life Center is now the campus hub for fitness training, intramural sports, and outdoor recreation; and more news from around the U


A U professor’s innovation connects high-risk prisoners in solitary confinement to nature, and new software not only detects and eradicates never-before-seen viruses and other malware, but also automatically repairs damage

Practical Preparation

The U is now known for research programs that plumb the depths of space and the intricacies of the human body, but 100 years ago, vocational coursework also ranged from radio repair to horseshoeing.

Association News

Emeritus board's Bryant Scholarship Project wins CASE award; U Food Drive collects more than $60,000 and 300,000 pounds of food; Founders Day awards to scholar Emily Dart, honorary alumni John and Melody Taft, and alumni Gregory J. Goff BS’78 MBA’81, Brent C. James BS’74 BS’76 MD’78 MSt’84, Gretchen W. McClain BS’84, and Clayton J. Parr BS’60 MS’65 JD’68

Through the Years

Caroline Gleich is a star of Warren Miller ski films and a sponsored athlete and product tester, and more news about U alumni