5 12, 2018

At Home and Online: Utah Households Among the Most Connected, Census Shows

By |2018-12-07T15:17:34+00:00December 5th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Annie Knox and Art Raymond in Deseret News on December 5, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — When they're at home, Utahns are more connected to the internet than the nation as a whole, new census estimates show, but the numbers also point to a stark digital divide. About 84 percent of Utah [...]

4 12, 2018

Utah Utes Announce 2019 Football Schedule

By |2018-12-06T11:29:05+00:00December 4th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Dirk Facer in Deseret News on December 4, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s 2019 football schedule has been finalized as far as dates are concerned. The Utes open the season Thursday, Aug. 29, at BYU. They’ll complete their non-conference slate the following two weeks at Rice-Eccles Stadium against Northern Illinois (Sept. [...]

29 11, 2018

3 Finalists Selected in American Dream Idea Challenge Hosted at University of Utah

By |2018-11-30T14:48:25+00:00November 29th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Marjorie Cortez in Deseret News on November 29, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — To hear Preston Alder tell it, your unfinished basement has income potential and the capacity to build community. Alder, one of the founders of Neighbor, an early-stage tech company selected one of three finalists in Schmidt Futures’ American Dreams [...]

28 11, 2018

Women of the Year

By |2018-11-30T15:28:57+00:00November 28th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Kelsie Foreman in Utah Business on November 28, 2018 Conquering the world of business can be tough for any executive, whether they be male or female. But for women, conquering the business world usually means a little extra hard work and a whole lot of guts and gusto. Join us in honoring [...]

23 11, 2018

Utah Researchers Get Federal Funds to Study Nonaddictive Alternatives to Opioids

By |2018-12-03T16:28:38+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Ben Lockhart in Deseret News on November 23, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — University of Utah Health researchers will use $2.6 million from the National Institutes of Health to study new substances to see if they can be effective in treating pain without the addictive side effects of opioids. The funds, announced [...]

22 10, 2018

BYU Ranks Ahead of all Utah Colleges or Universities in New National Report

By |2018-10-25T12:02:42+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Herb Scribner in Deseret News on October 22, 2018 SALT LAKE CITY — A new report identified the top colleges in Utah. What happened: A new report from WalletHub ranked the best colleges and universities across the country based on a number of factors, including student selectivity, cost and financing as well as career [...]

22 10, 2018

High School Science Could Include Opioid Education with New Program

By |2018-10-25T11:55:59+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by Erik Neumann in KUER on October 22, 2018 A first-of-its-kind program at the University of Utah is bringing together teachers and professors to create high school curriculum about opioids. Inside a plain conference room, Saratoga Springs teacher April Thompson sat with three science teachers putting pastel sticky notes on a wall. They [...]

17 10, 2018

Win $30,000 in the 2018-19 High School Utah Entrepreneur Challenge

By |2018-10-19T11:49:41+00:00October 17th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Business on October 17, 2018 Salt Lake City–Registration for the 2018-19 High School Utah Entrepreneur Challenge (HS UEC)competition is now open. All students in Utah, ages 14-18, are welcome to compete for $30,000 in cash and prizes. The grand prize is $7,500. The program is managed by the Lassonde Entrepreneur Instituteat the University [...]

15 10, 2018

Eccles School Executibe MBA Retains Top 25 in U.S. Ranking by Financial Times

By |2018-10-18T09:53:36+00:00October 15th, 2018|Blog, Member News|0 Comments

Originally published by University of Utah in NewsWise on October 15, 2018 Newswise — Salt Lake City October 15, 2018 — The Executive MBA program at the David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah is once again ranked as one of the best in the world, according to this year’s rankings by the Financial [...]

11 10, 2018

Salt Lake City Recognizes Business Leadership in Enhancing Energy Efficiency, Reducing Pollution

By |2018-10-15T15:12:12+00:00October 11th, 2018|Blog, Community News|0 Comments

Originally published by Utah Policy on October 11, 2018 Salt Lake City’s Department of Sustainability is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Elevate Buildings Awards, highlighting organizations that have taken action to enhance the energy performance of their buildings. Improved efficiency reduces local air pollution, as well as overall greenhouse gas emissions, making it [...]