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Context from Campus: April 27-May 1

The U has faculty who can offer insight into the Finger-Painting Challenge, how judges decide whether to certify children who commit crimes as adults and transgender rights. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include an event focused on helping students prepare for finals and the U’s Community Engagement Day and Project Youth. Read More

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College of Social Work, University of Utah

Context from Campus: April 20-25

The U has faculty who can offer insight into Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the history of the Cinderella story, the future of low-emission coal power and drought in the west. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a three-in-one recycling event on Earth Day, an Earth Fest celebration, therapy dogs helping students with stress as the semester comes to a close, an Arbor Day celebration and more. Read More

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Context from Campus: April 10-17

The U has faculty and staff who can offer insight into dressing for success, “conversion therapy,” Salt Lake’s mayoral race, murder-suicides among the elderly and police shootings. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a powwow, a display aimed at bringing awareness to sexual violence, the Great Utah ShakeOut and more. Read More

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Context from Campus: April 6-10

The U has faculty who can offer insight into President Obama’s visit to Utah and religious freedom and concerns over anti-gay bias. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a competition showcasing inventions that could change the way medicine is delivered, a lecture about the gender wage gap, a keynote about the survival of nature in the 21st century, an address by Pulitzer Prize-winner and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof and more. Read More

University of Utah College of Fine Arts

Context from Campus: March 30-April 3

The U has faculty who can offer insight into religious evolution, the Utah Population Database, the legal implications of the 100-year-old Joe Hill case and more. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a lecture about the role of art in revolution, a social justice awards ceremony and an open mic night on campus. Read More