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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

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Context from Campus: Sept. 22-26

The U has experts who can offer insight into the Native American curriculum in Utah schools, Banned Books Month and National Preparedness Month. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a lecture about Mars exploration, a seminar on civic engagement, a keynote address in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act and more. Read More

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Context from Campus: Sept. 15-19

The U has experts who can offer insight into the Scottish independence referendum, Hunger Action Month and domestic violence. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a forum about issues surrounding the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, a lecture by the first female Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard and a symposium celebrating the 50th anniversary of the American West Center. Read More

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Context from Campus: Sept. 8-12

The U has faculty who can offer insight into suicide and childhood obesity. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a lecture about dementia from multiple perspectives and another lecture titled “Seeing the World through Blindness.” Read More

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Context from Campus: Sept. 1-5

The U has faculty who can offer insight into National College Savings Month and the upcoming Scottish independence referendum. Upcoming campus events that could provide context to current stories include a photographic exhibit that celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act and a symposium on sex and gender differences research and women’s health. Read More