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  1. Graduating Utah students often barred from wearing leiRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... ation. For some schools, the bans were placed by the venue for the ceremony. The Huntsman Center at the University of Utah where several ceremonies were held this year, including four ceremonies for the Salt Lake City School District, banned all lei.

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  2. Ross Van Vranken Recognized for Contributions to Behavioral Health ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    ... in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. As executive director of the University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute, Mr. Van Vranken oversees operations of the psychiatric systems of care with full outpatient services, ...

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  3. Orem 4-star WR Puka Nacua commits to USCRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Orem's Puka Nacua is tackled by Sky View's Caleb Christensen as they play in 4A semifinal football action at Rice Eccles stadium at the University of Utah on Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. Orem won 28-12.

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  4. Bail Reform Essential for Those Charged with Misdemeanors, New...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newswise

    Research by Shima Baughman, a professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, provides a historical analysis of use of bail in misdemeanor cases as the nation continues to grapple with how to address overcrowded jails. Newswise - - New research published by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baughman in the Boston University Law Review this week explores the devastating consequences of incarcerating people who are charged with misdemeanors and are unable to afford bail.

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  5. Tipping the ScalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 13 | Planet Jackson Hole

    While challenging imbalances of representation in law and politics, a wave of indigenous women are rising into power within their communities ven though Terri Smith spent the bulk of her teens and early 20s away from her home on the Wind River Reservation, she knew she would return. she made it a priority to connect with her relatives and culture while living in Salt Lake City and attending law school at the University of Utah.

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  6. Former U. baseball player shares story of opioid battle with youth groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    A once promising baseball player at the University of Utah who became addicted to heroin after an injury is now sober, and he's sharing his story with youth groups to help prevent others from getting sucked in as he did. Derek Larsen, who had a scholarship to play baseball, spent more than a decade addicted to heroin after his friends suggested he take opioids to deal with the pain of tearing his rotator cuff when he was 16, the Daily Herald reported .

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  7. 4 news Two-time runner-up wins title of Miss Utah By Scott D. Pierce 2h agoRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... for this organization to make it relevant and to keep it going in the 21 st century." A graduate of the University of Utah with degrees in English and economics, Craig will receive a $10,000 scholarship to continue her education as the winner of the ...

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  8. Movie review: Local green thumbs will be inspired by documentary 'The Gardener'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... likely be well appreciated by local audiences familiar with places such as Red Butte Garden near the University of Utah campus. The documentary's narrative structure is pretty thin, eventually working toward a summary of Cabot's efforts to spread ...

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  9. A.M. notes: A look ahead at 2018 primary; 'Incredibles 2' hits new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    "For Democrats, there is a sense if they're going to get something done, they'll need somebody like ," said University of Utah political science professor Matthew Burbank.

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  10. Penn State Football & the Roster of Father-Son LegaciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Statecollege.com

    ... son of Curtis, who ran for over 3,200 yards and 36 TDs as a Nittany Lion running back - is headed to the University of Utah this summer. As a high school wide receiver in Phoenix, Ariz., Solomon caught 110 passes for nearly 2,000 yards. Here is a ...

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  11. Amy Donaldson: Local coaches share lessons they learned from their dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    ... wasn't about to let his daughter waste her softball talent. "The only reason I got a scholarship to the University of Utah was because of my dad," Bennett said. "He caught (for) me six days a week, usually, from the time I was 10 until I ended up ...

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  12. Utah man shares story of opioid battle with youth groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Greenwich Citizen

    A Utah Mormon who became addicted to heroin after a baseball injury is now sober with the help of a medication that blocks the effects of the drugs, and he's sharing his story with youth groups to help prevent others from getting sucked in as he did. The Daily Herald reports Derek Larsen, who had a scholarship to play baseball at the University of Utah, spent more than a decade addicted to heroin after his friends suggested he take opioids to deal with the pain of tearing his rotator cuff when he was 16. Larsen started getting VIVITROL injections in 2014 and has been mostly clean for three and a half years.

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  13. FTaking shower too often can affect your immune systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... harm than good, reports the Independent. According to researchers from the Genetic Science Centre at the University of Utah, over-cleaning can damage the human microbiome - a collection of bacteria, viruses and other microbes that live in and on ...

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  14. Poor people are trapped behind bars. How Utah is using an algorithm to get some of them outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    ... harm to the public while awaiting trial. But experts like Shima Baradaran Baughman, professor at the University of Utah College of Law and author of The Bail Book: A Comprehensive Look at Bail in America's Criminal Justice System , say that's not ...

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  15. Preston Summerhays becomes youngest State Amateur golf champion at age 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Deseret News

    ... to Utah each summer to spend time with the Summerhays clan, had seen his 3-up lead shrink to one against University of Utah golfer Kyler Dunkle with seven holes to play. Then young Summerhays showed his mettle. He hit a marvelous shot to within 10 ...

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  16. Stan Penfold: Will air emissions cloud inland port's success?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... in fact, recommend it. The Salt Lake Inland Port Market Assessment, published in August 2016 by the University of Utah's Gardner Policy Institute, suggests that "because of the state of Utah's and Salt Lake City's commitment to improving air ...

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  17. Minority bias exerts a powerful influence in categorizing multiracial individualsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 14 | Science Daily

    ... influence -- important since one in five Americans is expected to identify as multiracial by 2050. University of Utah psychology professor Jacqueline M. Chen, lead author of the study published by the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology , that ...

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  18. U. School of Medicine honors LDS Church President NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | KSL-TV

    The University of Utah School of Medicine honored President Russell M. Nelson, president of the LDS Church, Friday for his many years as a practicing heart surgeon. At a dinner on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, university President Ruth V. Watkins honored President Nelson's more than three decades as a cardiothoracic heart surgeon, while also establishing the Dr. Russell M. Nelson and Dantzel W. Nelson Presidential Endowed Chair in Cardiothoracic Surgery.

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  19. University of Utah endows chair in President Russel M. Nelson and Dantzel Nelson's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Deseret News

    Dr. Craig H. Selzman, a heart surgery professor in the University of Utah's School of Medicine, sits for a photo with President Russell M. Nelson. Dr. Selzman is the recipient of the Dr. Russell M. Nelson and Dantzel W. Nelson Presidential Endowed Chair in Cardiothoracic Surgery, which was announced on Friday, June 15, 2018.

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  20. More for MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... figure out how to increase production of those proteins. Right now, Project Cure SMA, which began at the University of Utah under the approval of the federal Food and Drug Administration, is generating a lot of discussion among SMA families. Morgan ...

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