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Somebody Has to Dust!

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A new study from the University of Utah that examined gender, health and housework among married, heterosexual couples who are no longer employed found a woman’s health has to be considerably impaired before she stops doing chores and her husband...
10-Jan-2018 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Arctic Clouds Highly Sensitive to Air Pollution

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A study from University of Utah atmospheric scientist Tim Garrett and colleagues finds that the air in the Arctic is extraordinarily sensitive to air pollution, and that particulate matter may spur Arctic cloud formation. These clouds, Garrett...
3-Jan-2018 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Bail Reform Key Fix for Jail Overcrowding, New Research From University of Utah Law Professor Shows

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Research by Shima Baughman, a professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, provides a concrete plan for safely reducing jail numbers as the nation continues to grapple with overcrowded jails.
18-Dec-2017 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

University of Utah Researcher: Consumer Protection From Predatory Lending at-Risk if Financial Choice Act of 2017 Becomes Law

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New analysis by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Christopher L. Peterson paints bleak picture of consumer protection options if Financial Choice Act of 2017 becomes law
17-Nov-2017 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Eccles School MBA Program Jumps 10 Spots in Bloomberg Businessweek Rankings

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The University of Utah David Eccles School of Business MBA program jumped 10 spots in the Bloomberg Businessweek Best Business Schools ranking released today, placing the Eccles School at No. 56 in the country and No. 8 in the West.
16-Nov-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

U of Utah Ranks 15th for Undergrad and 23rd for Grad Entrepreneurship Studies

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For the seventh straight year, The Princeton Review ranked the University of Utah as one of the top 25 schools in the country in 2018 for entrepreneurship education in a new survey released today. Led by the David Eccles School of Business and its...
14-Nov-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

University of Utah Helping to Provide a Path to Higher Ed in Utah's Prisons

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Erin L. Castro, an assistant professor at the University of Utah, is the driving force behind a new project that seeks to bring equity and access to a college education to a critical yet challenging space: Utah’s prisons.
10-Nov-2017 2:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

Is He Really That Into You?

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New research published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology finds that women who were reminded of a time that their dad was absent from their lives — or who actually experienced poor quality fathering while growing up — perceived...
8-Nov-2017 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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How to Talk to Children About Race

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Karen Tao, assistant professor in the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Utah, studies how children talk about and understand race. She stresses the importance of starting conversations about diversity early and provides tips...
8-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST

University of Utah Scientists Study Ancient Environments of Grand Staircase-Escalante Region

11-Dec-2017 12:05 PM EST

U Researcher Available to Give Insight Into Wildfire Warnings and Evacuation Decisions

6-Dec-2017 4:05 PM EST

How to Help Transfer Students Complete Their Degrees

University of Utah professor available to discuss college transfer and provide recommendations on how institutions can help students obtain degrees.
24-Oct-2017 1:05 PM EDT

Who Is Complicit in Not Stopping Harvey #Weinstein Sooner? Prof. @Amosguiora of @Sjquinney Available to Discuss Role of Bystanders as #Metoo Movement Continues.

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16-Oct-2017 2:05 PM EDT

“New Children of Israel”

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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

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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

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