Law & Politics

The S.J. Quinney Law celebrates the grand opening of its new building on Sept. 1, 2015.

University of Utah announces 100/100 initiative at grand opening of award-winning College of Law building

September 1, 2015

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law announced a new initiative on Tuesday to establish a goal of 100 percent bar passage and 100 percent professional employment placement among its new law school graduates. The announcement by S.J Quinney College of Law Dean Robert Adler came at the grand opening ceremony for the University of Utah’s […]


The S.J. Quinney Law celebrates the grand opening of its new building on Sept. 1, 2015.

U celebrates grand opening of award-winning College of Law building

August 21, 2015

The University of Utah on Sept.1 will celebrate the opening of its newest building on campus, a state-of-the art law school designed to enhance innovation in legal education, bolster community service and provide students with new opportunities for skills training. Governor Gary Herbert and U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch will join University of Utah President David […]


Do Republicans have happier marriages than Democrats? New research finds that is the case.

U researcher: Republicans are happier in their marriages than Democrats

August 17, 2015

A new study by University of Utah sociologist Nicholas Wolfinger and a colleague from the University of Virginia reveals that Republicans tend to be happier in their marriages than Democrats, and are less likely to be divorced. Wolfinger and W. Bradford Wilcox, a sociologist at the University of Virginia, published the study Monday in Family […]