Students, and people in general, can tend to overestimate their own abilities. But University of Utah research shows that students who overcome this tendency score better on final exams. The boost is strongest for students in the lower 25 percent of...
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The University of Utah David Eccles School of Business' Executive MBA program was ranked Top 25 in the U.S.
17-Oct-2017 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
University of Utah scientists gather with their peers in Provo, Utah, next week at the American Astronomical Society’s Division of Planetary Sciences annual meeting, Oct. 15-20. Below are summaries of presentations at the meeting, along with the...
11-Oct-2017 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
After home mortgages, student loans are now the second largest consumer finance market in the country. Student debt is reshaping the way the American middle class approaches higher education, work, purchasing a home, and even retirement.
11-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
University of Utah scientists have mapped the near-surface geology around Old Faithful, revealing the reservoir of heated water that feeds the geyser’s surface vent and how the ground shaking behaves in between eruptions. The map was made possible...
5-Oct-2017 4:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The 2017 hurricane season has highlighted the critical need to communicate a storm's impact path and intensity accurately, but new research from the University of Utah shows significant misunderstandings of the two most commonly used storm forecast...
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Many of the infotainment features in most 2017 vehicles are so distracting they should not be enabled while a vehicle is in motion, according to a new study by University of Utah researchers.
The study, led by psychology professor David L....
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The U-led study is the first attempt to map escape routes for wildland fire fighters from an aerial perspective. The researchers used LiDAR technology to analyze the terrain slope, ground surface roughness and vegetation density of a fire-prone...
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Who Is Complicit in Not Stopping Harvey #Weinstein Sooner? Prof. @Amosguiora of @Sjquinney Available to Discuss Role of Bystanders as #Metoo Movement Continues.
16-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT
In his new book available today, “New Children of Israel: Emerging Jewish Communities in an Era of Globalization,” Nathan Devir, assistant professor of Jewish Studies at the University of Utah, explores the next defining moment for the Jewish...
13-Oct-2017 8:00 AM EDT
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Prof. Christopher Peterson available to comment on new rules to restrict payday lending debt traps
5-Oct-2017 10:05 PM EDT
Nationally Recognized Expert on Military Suicide Testifies Before Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
27-Sep-2017 1:05 PM EDT
21-Sep-2017 7:05 PM EDT
University of Utah Researchers Available to Share Insights on How Public Interprets Hurricane Forecast Models
8-Sep-2017 4:20 PM EDT
Profs. John Ruple & Bob Keiter of @sjquinney & @uutah available to comment on Zinke proposal for national monuments
25-Aug-2017 2:05 PM EDT
University of Utah Professor Available to Talk About History of Transgender Military Policy and Research on Military Service of Transgender People
24-Aug-2017 2:10 PM EDT