The University of Utah Sustainability Resource Center

Context from Campus: Aug. 25-29

The U has faculty who can offer insight into trending news topics, including Women’s Equality Day, Utah’s economic recovery, the ALS ice bucket challenge and racial profiling. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a guest lecture about money management and the campus farmers market. Read More

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College of Social Work, The University of Utah

Professor Can Discuss Mental Health and Suicide

Yesterday the world learned of the death of comedian and actor Robin Williams. While investigations into the circumstances of his death are underway,  California’s Marin County Sheriff’s  Office Coroner Division suspects the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia. U social work professor David Derezotes has worked as a counselor, presented in the area of suicide Read More

The University of Utah

Context from Campus: Aug. 11-22

The U has faculty who can offer insight into trending news topics, including back-to-school tips, hurricanes and landslides. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a science movie night and a symposium focused on Western landscapes. Read More

USolarPanel08

Context from Campus: July 28 – Aug. 8

The U has faculty who can offer insight into trending news topics, including immigration, economic inequality and a unique perspective on the unrest in the Middle East. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include information about going solar, an English tutoring program for ESL adults and workshops that help community members apply for health care coverage. Read More

Red Butte Garden

Context from Campus: July 14-25

The U has faculty who can offer insight into trending news topics, including immigration, unrest in Israel and the Tour de France. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include the opening of a new exhibit at the Natural History Museum of Utah, a program that explores the chemistry of art, free admission to Red Butte Garden and more. Read More