Continuum The magazine of The University of Utah

Winter 2015


Some of the latest comments and letters from our readers


A new program trains students at camps in Kenya and elsewhere around the globe.

Campus Scene

Piano Forte: The Ladies in Red, a performing group established through the University of Utah’s Piano Department, travels across the U.S. to bring awareness of the need for music education in elementary schools and raise funds for the U’s Piano Outreach Program, which offers piano classes teaching the fundamentals of music as part of after-school...


Researchers take aim at a new vulnerability that is now nearly impossible to find.


Man in Motion

A challenging childhood gave Kam Leang a drive toward ingenuity.

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When Bright Minds Turn Dark

With mental health concerns among college students on the rise, the U is throwing a lifeline.

Social Media—Hurting or Helping?

Living at least part of your life online is becoming “the new normal,” and being able to navigate and work within it is…

Photo by Andy Brimhall

Young, Scrappy, and Hungry

Lynne Roberts brings her underdog spirit to Utah women's basketball.

Alum Notes

Conrad Anker BA’88 is featured in an award-winning mountaineering documentary, and more news about U alumni

One More

Elevated Play: The University of Utah has a brand new intramural playfield—atop the new Central Parking Garage west of the Huntsman Center. The U’s first rooftop field, it will host about 230 soccer and flag football games each year. A 10- to 20-foot net...