New addition to REFUGES Afterschool program

Many students in the REFUGES afterschool program have indicated that they feel a high level of stress in their daily lives. In July, Nadia Jassim (REFUGES Program Coordinator) participated in a five-day workshop on mindfulness-based stress reduction. She will apply her training to help REFUGES students cope more effectively with short- and long-term stress, develop greater self-respect, and […]

Salt Lake Valley Science & Engineering Fair (SLVSEF) wins a prize

  The Salt Lake Valley Science & Engineering Fair (SLVSEF) is open to students in grades 5-12. Each year, SLVSEF nominates the top 10% of participating 6-8th graders for Broadcom MASTERS, a national science and engineering competition for middle school students.   In 2016, over 79% of the nominated SLVSEF students applied to Broadcom MASTERS. As […]

Karen Krapcho leads CSME Exchange on Aug 11

The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for faculty, students, and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: Evaluation of “Student Voice” in a Freshman Hybrid/Flipped Classroom This discussion will explore the implementation of a flipped classroom in a first year engineering course. Karen Krapcho, […]

REFUGES afterschool program gears up for Fall

The REFUGES afterschool program takes place on the University of Utah campus during the academic year. It provides refugee and new American students in grades 7-12 with academic support, educational enrichment, recreational activities, social development, and assistance with college applications.   This program is FREE and is currently accepting students for Fall 2016.   To […]

Nominate a 2016-2017 guest speaker

    The Hugo Rossi Lecture Series (HRLS) is seeking nominations for guest speakers during the 2016-2017 academic year. Nominations are being accepted from the departments of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics & Astronomy, and the College of Education.   The HRLS is designed to bridge the College of Science and College of Education by attracting speakers whose scholarly […]

College of Science Internship Symposium – Aug 5

Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of the 2016 College of Science Internship Program. Each participating student will give a brief presentation describing the outcomes of his/her summer internship experience. Friday, August 5, 2016 in INSCC auditorium (rm 110) 3pm Program 4pm Reception This event is open to the general public and all members of the […]