David-Campbell

Context from Campus: Oct. 27-31

The U has experts who can offer insight into the U’s haunted history, the election, diabetes and more. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a keynote address that is part of the U’s annual Days of Remembrance, a presentation that explores America during World War II, a lecture exploring Mormons’ place in a changing religious landscape and more. Read More

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Context from Campus: Oct. 20-24

The U has experts who can offer insight into the upcoming partial solar eclipse, National Save for Retirement Week and the voter ID laws that were recently struck down in Wisconsin and Texas. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a summit on the economic future of Africa, a lecture about local food, a solar eclipse viewing party and more. Read More

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Context from Campus: Oct. 13-17

The U has experts who can offer insight into families and same-sex marriage, improving college graduation rates with “reverse transfer” and how to prevent bullying. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include Phun with Physics at the Natural History Museum of Utah and a conference on language immersion education. Read More

Lavern Cox

Context from Campus: Oct. 6-10

The U has experts who can offer insight into cyber security, the environmental benefits of micro-housing and the prescription drug problem in Utah. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a debate about whether or not corporations should be considered people under the U.S. Constitution, a speech by Laverne Cox, star of “Orange is the New Black,” a panel discussion following a series of LGBTQ-themed films and more. Read More

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Context from Campus: Sept. 29 – Oct. 4

Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a lecture about how human rights education can change harmful social norms, a ribbon-cutting for a new family friendly study space in the library, the premiere of a new exhibit in the Utah Museum of Fine Arts and more. Read More