Erin Beeghly receives NEH grant
Erin Beeghly, assistant professor of philosophy, was the only scholar in Utah to receive a fellowship. With the $35,000 grant, she’ll research and write a book-length study on the problem of stereotyping.
The Second Language Teaching and Research Center designated as a Title VI National Foreign Language Resource Center
Every four years, the U.S. Department of Education designates sixteen Title VI centers across the country to support language teaching and learning.
Building an Educational Bridge
Strong community, resilient history and vibrant traditions are key elements of the Pacific Islands culture. These same elements are the foundation of a Pacific Islands Studies initiative at the University of Utah—and a new $600,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will allow major acceleration of this effort.
Public Perception of Female Fertility
In this research, Professor Robin Jensen and colleagues surveyed 990 U.S. adults to map perceptions of the female fertility timeline.
Look Both Ways by Katharine Coles
Walter Link and Miriam Wollaeger, a young geologist couple in 1920s Wisconsin, set out to find oil to supply the surging U.S. demand.