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"An Enduring Spirit: Mormon Women P...

Ongoing through Monday, April 27, 2015

An Enduring Spirit: Mormon Women Pioneers, is an exhibition, integrating Rare Books, Manuscripts and Multimedia Archives materials to tell the stories of Mormon women in Utah across generations and genres. The pioneering spirit of women such as Eliza R. Snow, Maud May Babcock, Ivy Baker Priest, Terry Tempest Williams and many others inspires current and future generations of Mormon and non-Mormon women. Please visit the Special Collections Gallery February 25- April 27. For more information visit the Rare Books homepage or Rare Book’s blog, Open Book. Event Calendars: Marriott Library
Event Categories: Exhibitions, Lectures, Seminars, Workshops & Training
Campus LocationsMarriott Library - J. Willard (M LIB)
Room Name/Number: Marriott Library, level 4
Ongoing Event: Yes
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Cost: Free and open to the public
Transportation / Parking: Park in the visitor parking lot, west of the library, next to the bookstore., www.lib.utah.edu…
Contact Name: Alison Conner
Contact Phone: 801-585-6168
Contact Emailalison.conner@utah.edu
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“Bold Aspirations for the Univers...

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 6 – 9pm

Join us for the annual Friends of the Library Banquet, featuring Sr. Vice President for Academic Affairs Ruth Watkins, Ph.D. on "Bold Aspirations for the University of Utah." Social hour and dinner included. Event Calendars: Academic Senate, Alumni, Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence, Centers and Institutes, College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Fine Arts, College of Health, College of Humanities, College of Law, College of Mines and Earth Sciences, College of Science, College of Social & Behavioral Science, College of Social Work, Continuing Education, Institutional Advancement, Marriott Library, Natural History Museum of Utah, Office of the President, University of Utah, University Union, Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA)
Event Categories: Community Engagement, Lectures
Campus LocationsMarriott Library - J. Willard (M LIB)
Room Name/Number: Gould Auditorium, level 1
Ongoing Event: No
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Cost: $45.00
Transportation / Parking: Park in the visitor parking lot, west of the library, next to the bookstore., www.lib.utah.edu…
Contact Name: Judy Jarrow
Contact Phone: 801-581-3421
Contact Emailjudy.jarrow@utah.edu
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“Shhhhhh! Books Banned, Forbidden...

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 3 – 4:30pm

A special display and presentation from the Rare Books Division Event Calendars: ASUU, College of Humanities, LEAP Program, Marriott Library, MUSE Project, Undergraduate Studies, University of Utah
Event Categories: Exhibitions, Lectures, Seminars, Workshops & Training
Campus LocationsMarriott Library - J. Willard (M LIB)
Room Name/Number: Rare Books Classroom, level 4
Ongoing Event: No
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Cost: Free and open to the public
Transportation / Parking: Park in the visitor parking lot, west of the library, next to the bookstore., www.lib.utah.edu…
Contact Name: Luise Poulton
Contact Phone: 801-585-6168
Contact Emailluise.poulton@utah.edu
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ShakeOut 2015

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 10:15am

The University of Utah students, faculty and staff will participate in the state-wide Great Utah ShakeOut earthquake exercise drill by practicing Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:15 am on Thursday, April 16th, 2015



The Drop, Cover, and Hold On drill will be immediately followed by the annual Building Evacuation Drill at the University of Utah. Event Calendars: Health Care, Health Sciences, Health Sciences Programs, School of Dentistry, School of Medicine
Event Categories: Other
Ongoing Event: No
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Contact Name: Jen Stones
Contact Phone: 801-585-3751
Contact Emailjen.stones@ehs.utah.edu
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Physical Therapy Information Sessio...

Thursday, April 16, 2015, 4 – 5pm

The Department of Physical Therapy offers Information Sessions each month. During the Info Session, prospective students learn the Doctorate of Physical Therapy program at the University of Utah, prerequisite requirements and admissions procedures. Prospective students are encouraged to attend one Info Session prior to meeting with the adviser. No reservation is required. Event Calendars: ASUU, Career Services, College of Health, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, Eccles Health Sciences Library, Health Care, Health Sciences, Health Sciences Programs, Housing & Residential Education, International Center, LEAP Program, Marriott Library, Parks - Recreation & Tourism, Research Education, School of Dentistry, School of Medicine, Undergraduate Studies, Union Programming Council, University College, University Union
Ongoing Event: Yes
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Cost: Free
Transportation / Parking: Our parking lot is an U/A parking lot. There are also several pay meters and parking is limited. Other options for parking include the Marriott hotel to the north, The Orthopedic Clinic to the south, or the University Federal Credit Union across the street. These areas are not sanctioned by the department and you park at your own discretion.
Contact Name: Dee-Dee Darby-Duffin
Contact Phone: 801-595-9510
Contact Emaild.darby-duffin@hsc.utah.edu
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Department of Communication Colloqu...

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 3:30 – 5pm

The Department of Communication is proud to present our final Colloquium Series given by Jason Black, Associate Professor of Communication Studies, University of Alabama. Black is author of American Indians and the Rhetoric of Removal and Allotment (2015 Mississippi). Join us for our final event! Event Calendars: Alumni, America Reads, College of Education, College of Fine Arts, College of Humanities, College of Social & Behavioral Science, Marriott Library, Undergraduate Studies, University College, University of Utah, University Union
Event Categories: Lectures
Campus LocationsLanguage & Communication Bldg (LNCO)
Room Name/Number: 2120 - Reading Room
Ongoing Event: No
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Contact Name: Prof. Rob Gehl
Contact Emailrobert.gehl@utah.edu

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An Evening with Jane Goodall

Friday, April 24, 2015, 7pm

The College of Humanities presents an Evening with Jane Goodall. Join us for an exclusive lecture by Jane Goodall. Tickets will be available early February and will sell out quickly.

Tickets available through SmithTix. 

Photo credit: Michael Neugebauer Event Calendars: Alumni, America Reads, ASUU, Bennion Community Service Center, Bioscience, Campus Recreation Services, Career Services, Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence, Centers and Institutes, College of Education, College of Fine Arts, College of Humanities, College of Mines and Earth Sciences, College of Science, College of Social & Behavioral Science, Continuing Education, Equity and Diversity, Health Sciences, KUED Events, Marriott Library, Parks - Recreation & Tourism, Sustainability, University College, University of Utah, University Union
Alternate Location: Salt Lake Marriott at City Creek
Room Name/Number: Grand Ballroom
Ongoing Event: No
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Cost: $25 for tickets, student tickets are $15 with student ID
Contact Name: Heidi Camp
Contact Emailheidi.camp@utah.edu
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Workshop: Let’s Get Inky

Saturday, May 9, 2015, 1 – 5pm

Embrace the serendipity of drips and spills while allowing ideas to percolate up through Sumi ink, walnut ink, acrylics, and sprays. Pen the ink or quill it. Brush, splash and wash it. Drop, spritz and resist it. Add a little salt and see what comes out. Spend the afternoon in the Book Arts Studio, decorate some papers for future projects, and leave with an appreciation of ink and all it can do when left to flow.



Instructor bio: Becky Thomas in a long-time denizen of the Book Arts Studio, having worked, taught, and volunteered there for over ten years. She’s currently completing her MFA in Creative Writing/Book Arts at the University of Utah.



Relicensure points are available from the Utah State Board of Education.

For more information: bookartsprogram@utah.edu or 801-585-9191 Event Calendars: College of Fine Arts, Marriott Library
Event Categories: Workshops & Training
Campus LocationsMarriott Library - J. Willard (M LIB)
Room Name/Number: Book Arts Studio, Level 4
Ongoing Event: No
Campus Wide Event: Yes
Cost: $70
Transportation / Parking: Parking is available in the pay lot west of the Marriott Library.
Contact Name: Book Arts Program Staff
Contact Phone: 801.585.9191
Contact Emailbookartsprogram@utah.edu
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"University of Utah student technology illuminates impacts of solar power"
Deseret News
March 24, 2015

"Marriott Library Unveils Solar Power Production Dashboard"
KUER FM 90.1
March 23, 2015

"Thomas Ferrill" 3D Printer
"2News This Morning" KUTV
March 23, 2015

How Did Women Change Utah in the 20th Century?
Salt Lake Tribune
March 2, 2015

U to Host Lecture 'Mothers of Invention'
Deseret News
March 2, 2015

Music for Healing Open House
KSTU Fox 13 News
Feb 19, 2015

Utah Boy Gets 3D Printed Ear
KUTV Channel 2
February 3, 2015

Utah 4-Year-Old Ready for Kindergarten with His New 3D Printed Prosthetic Ear
3D Print.com
February 3, 2015

Do Libraries Change the World? Should They? Short Answer: Yes
Library Journal
January 22, 2015

Dogs Help Students Forget Finals
Daily Utah Chronicle
Dec. 9, 2014

Marriott Library Creates a Digital Space
Daily Utah Chronicle
Dec. 3, 2014

Marriott Library to Build a Sculpture Garden
Daily Utah Chronicle
Nov. 18, 2014

Library Trends Shared at Sharjah Book Fair
gulfnews.com
November 13, 2014

Marriott Library at U to Build Sculpture Garden
Deseret News
November 17, 2014

U's Marriott Library to Expand Dumke Fine Arts & Architecture Library
KUER
November 13, 2014

Deer Valley President Wins S. J. Quinney Award
First Tracks
November 11, 2014

WWI Exhibit Revels in History at Library
Daily Utah Chronicle
November 5, 2014

Ski Affair to Honor Olympians, Deer Valley Exec
The Park Record
October 31, 2014

"How Sacred Are Our Patrons' Privacy Rights? Answer Carefully"
Library Journal
October 23, 2014

Putting 134 Years of the Park Record Online
The Park Record
October 20, 2014

U's Middle East Library is Home to "Enthusiastic" Librarian
Daily Utah Chronicle
Sept 26, 2014

Family Matters at the Marriott Library
Daily Utah Chronicle
October 2, 2014

Family Reading Room Grand Opening
KSTU Fox 13 News
September 30, 2014

Family Reading Room Grand Opening
KSL 5 News
September 30, 2014

Banned Book Week Open Reading at the Marriott Library
KUTV
September 22, 2014

Banned Book Week Open Reading at the Marriott Library
Fox 13
September 22, 2014

Controversial plays, banned books week, promote freedom of Speech
Daily Utah Chronicle
September 22, 2014

A Safe Space: Gender Neutral Bathrooms
Daily Utah Chronicle
September 10, 2014

Japanese American archive unveiled at U library
The Salt Lake Tribune
September 9, 2014

New Japanese American Archive on display at U. Library
Deseret News
September 4, 2014

Green Teams: Why You Want One and Tips for Keeping them Going
The Enterprise
June 30 - July 6, 2014

Japanese Culture Exhibit Educates Students
Daily Utah Chronicle
August 1, 2014

Marriott Library is Key to Success
Daily Utah Chronicle

Skiing History Magazine
May - June 2014

Listening to the Natural West
Continuum
Summer 2014

Saturday deadline to speak up about ‘Utah Man’
Salt Lake Tribune
May 29, 2014

Life Work of Utah's 'Monuments Man' Goes on Display
KSL TV
May 14, 2014

Japanese Festival on Display in Downtown Salt Lake
KUTV
April 28, 2014

Marriott Library offers yoga, puppy-petting, pizza
Daily Utah Chronicle
April 21, 2014

Salt Lake City Media Report on 3D Printing at University of Utah's Marriott Library
Library Journal
March 27, 2014

New 3-D printer humming along at University of Utah Marriott Library

Deseret News
March 27, 2014

New 3D Printer at U Library Now Available to Any Student and Faculty
Mary Richards, KSL
March 27, 2014

Student Catographers Give New Perspective to Valley Landscape
Daily Utah Chronicle
March 25, 2014

Library finds 'the stories of women'
Daily Utah Chronicle
March 25, 2014

A Look Back: The U Library Archive Offers Photos, Letters, TV Clips
20th Century: Utah Women's Legacy
 
Salt Lake Tribune
March 20, 2014

Video on the Clyde Women's Archive
March 6, 2014

Backyard Beehives Could Help Dwindling Bee Colonies
Fox 13 Now
Feb 27, 2014

Salt Lake Interfaith Community Builds Bridges
Daily Utah Chronicle
February 27, 2014

U Library to Launch New Archive of 20th Century Women
Deseret News
February 25, 2014

Clyde Women's Archive
Aileen Clyde Interview on KUED's "Contact"
February 2, 2014

Womb Chairs Forced to Retire
Daily Utah Chronicle
January 13, 2014

Utah Digital Newspapers Interview with Roger McDonough
KCPW radio
January 8, 2014

U Student's Ski Poles Headed to the Olympics
Daily Utah Chronicle
January 6, 2014

A Pathway Through Books: U Dean Alberta Comer is Leading the Marriott Library Farther into Its Digital Future
Continuum Magazine
Winter 13-14

U of U Digital Newspapers
Fox 13 News
Dec. 22, 2013

Use of free, online textbooks explored
The Salt Lake Tribune
December 16, 2013

Sounds of the West
KCPW and Explore Utah Science
December 5, 2013

Digital newspapers project now offers World War I-era Tribune editions
The Salt Lake Tribune
November 27, 2013

Utah Ski Archives in the Marriott Library
Wasatch Magazine
November 6, 2013

Bed bug sighting shuts down floor at University of Utah library
Salt Lake Tribune
October 24, 2013

University of Utah class studies the Book of Mormon as literature
The Salt Lake Tribune
October 3, 2013

EBSCO announces winner of the 2013 EBSCO Charleston Conference Scholarship
PR Web
October 1, 2013

Four new members inducted into Intermountain Ski Hall of Fame
Utah Ski and Snowboard.com 
September 26, 2013

Utah judge recounts his time on secret surveillance court
The Salt Lake Tribune
September 26, 2013

U of U Exhibit Documents Early River Running
ABC 4 News
August 25, 2013

U of U Names New Dean of Marriott Library
KUER
June 24, 2013

Utah Gay-rights Pioneer Donates Memorabilia from the Movement
Salt Lake Tribune
May 31, 2013

Bill Marriott reflects on a Life with no reservations 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
February 25, 2013

Utah gay advocates asking for community to donate civil rights memorabilia 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
February 22, 2013

Ancient book collection a thrill for astronomy enthusiasts 
Salt Lake Tribune 
February 20, 2013

Sarah LeMire: Women Veterans 
City Weekly 
February 20, 2013

Harrassowitz Leadership in Library Acquisitions Award to Rick Anderson 
ALA News 
February 11, 2013

KUTV Features Rare Alice Books 
KUTV News 
February 8, 2013

U's library lands rare first editions of 'Alice' books 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
February 7, 2013

Uniquely Utah: Rare book collection 
Fox 13 News 
February 3, 2013

Rare Book Collection Preserves Treasured Publications 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
January 28, 2013

Don Thomas's speech at NAACP awards luncheon 
January 21, 2013

Stories within stories: The U has one of the top, and most accessible, collections in the West 
Continuum 
Winter 2012

Vet exhibit divulges troop life 
Daily Utah Chronicle 
November 14, 2012

Book sale encourages inexpensive reading 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
October 31, 2012

A Plan to Open Up Science Journals 
Boston Globe 
October 8, 2012

Monograph on Canyon Country roads wins Stegner literary prize 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
September 19, 2012

U. of Utah scientist tackles Big Data with visualization 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
September 24, 2012

E-books serve as valid alternative 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
September 10, 2012

Documentaries Show Progress Students Make 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
August 30, 2012

Football Remembered: Looking into the Past 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
August 22, 2012

Marriott Library Receives Historic Donation 
Fox 13 News 
July 28, 2012

Library renovations will benefit campus 
Central Florida Future 
June 17, 2012

1812: A Nation Emerges 
The Washington Post 
June 14, 2012

Marriott Library Associate Dean for Special Collections to Receive Snowsports Award 
U News Center 
June 5, 2012

Marriott Library Associate Dean for Special Collections to Receive Snowsports Award 
Ski Utah 
June 5, 2012

Reprints of two pioneers' diaries available 
Deseret News 
May 24, 2012

Flaming Gorge: The place few people knew 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
May 9, 2012

Family that has learned together for years all end up at the U 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
May 9, 2012

Local happenings from strutting dogs to archaeology activities 
KSL News 
May 4, 2012

The cost of knowledge is too high, academics say 
KSL News 
May 2, 2012

U of U Leader Listed in Utah Business Magazine's "30 Women to Watch" 
U News Center 
May 1, 2012

Marriott Library to evaluate subscriptions 
fyi news for Faculty and Staff 
April 26, 2012

Kudos 
FYI University of Utah Newsletter 
April 25, 2012

University Libraries Collaborating to Improve Access to Archives and Special Collections 
The University of New Mexico 
April 25, 2012

Geek Week provides endless library access 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
April 24, 2012

Campus Garden Group Teaches Two to Compost 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
April 18, 2012

Science Panel 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
April 17, 2012

Latino Leader Mickey Ibarra: Former Presidential Assistant Talks Immigration 
City Weekly 
April 11, 2012

Former University of Utah leaders Betz, McIntyre to be Honored 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
May 4, 2012

Handmade Book Reflects U.S. Labor 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
April 10, 2012

"Women at Work" - Quite a Work 
RedThread 
April 9, 2012

Utahn Mickey Ibarra Recognized for Public Service, Leadership to Latino Community 
The University of Utah News Center 
March 27, 2012

Ibarra Papers Donated to Library 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
March 22, 2012

Author Sees Self in Book about Everett Reuss 
Deseret News 
September 25, 2011

Chronicling The Chronicle 
The Daily Utah Chronicle 
September 22, 2011

Artists Hijack Bookmaking Machine for Creative Ends 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
August 25, 2011

Feather of the Dog At Art Access 
Salt Lake City Weekly 
June 27, 2011

More digitized versions of 'irreplaceable' map collection available 
Deseret News 
June 20, 2011

Salt Lake Tribune Launches More Accessible Online News Archive 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
June 11, 2011

Hotel Utah Marks 100 Years the Digital Way 
The Salt Lake Tribune 
June 10, 2011

More Photo Treasures from our Readers 
Deseret News 
June 5, 2011

Jeff Rice collects nature's noises 
High Country News
February 21, 2011

Books aren't dead at university libraries 
Deseret News
December 15, 2010

Marriott Library acts as heart and soul of campus 
The Daily Utah Chronicle
November 29, 2010

Reader Choice, Not Vendor Influence, Reshapes Library Collections 
The Chronicle of Higher Education
November 7, 2010

View Utah constitution on the Web courtesy of U. of U. 
The Salt Lake Tribune
September 20, 2010

Panel discusses women in science 
The Daily Utah Chronicle
September 9, 2010

Artificial limbs could be created with neurobotics 
The Daily Utah Chronicle
September 9, 2010

The Book Arts Program: Technology doesn't die, it becomes art 
SLUG Magazine
September 2010

Duo collect sounds of western wild spaces 
Deseret News
January 6, 2010

Marriott Library Rededicated: Building on Yesteryear for Today and the Future 
Reach: The University of Utah Development Newsletter
Winter 2010

Student-driven solar project to be launched at U library
March 20, 2015

U Collaborates to Create "Music for Healing"
Feb 3, 2015

16th Century Medical Pioneer Celebrated at the U's Library
September 10, 2014

Stories of Japanese Americans Captured in the New Archive
Sept. 3, 2014

Utah's Own 'Monuments Man' Celebrated at U Library
May 8, 2014

Archive Highlighting Noted 20th Century Women Launched:
U of U's Marriott Library Captures the Stories of Exceptional Women
February 24, 2014

Historic Rural Newspapers Digitized for Universal Access by the U Library
November 25, 2013

The 2013 Year of Italian Culture Celebrated at the U Library: "La Parola Scritta” Provides a Rare Look at Invaluable Books
November 13, 2013

U's Marriott Library Collaborates on Program to Preserve Pioneer History
September 11, 2013

Exhibition Illuminates Rich History of River Running
July 9, 2013

University of Utah Names Dean for Marriott Library
June 24, 2013

WWII-era Japanese American Newspaper on Display During Weekend Festival 
April 26, 2013

The Changing Role of Females in the Military Film and Panel Discussion 
February 26, 2013

Lewis Carroll's Children's Classics Acquired by Marriott Library 
January 30, 2013

Friends of Marriott Library Present Lecture and Exhibition on Ballet West Archive
January 27, 2013

New Archive of Ballet West Memorabilia set to Open 
January 10, 2013

Exhibition Honors Veterans, Displays War Literature 
December 4, 2012

Visualizing Data: Why an (Interactive) Picture is Worth a Thousand Numbers 
August 30, 2012

Montana Author To Speak About Life on a Working Ranch and Read from Recent Essay 
August 28, 2012

Historic Photochrom Collection Contributed to U Library 
July 23, 2012

Hand-Crafted Book Reflects on Work and Image 
April 4, 2012

Utahn Mickey Ibarra Recognized for Public Service, Leadership to Latino Community 
March 27, 2012

Events Honoring Mickey Ibarra 
March 22-29, 2012

Friends of the Marriott Library Present Lecture and Exhibition on Edward Abbey 
Sunday, March 4, 2012

Marriott Library Joins Compact for Open-Access Publishing Equity 
February 2, 2012

Rocky Mountain Power Collection Unveiled 
February 2, 2012

Pioneer Diaries 
January 17, 2012

Veterans Exhibits on Display at U of U Library 
November 11, 2011

Ski Affair Turns 21 
October 3, 2011

University of Utah Offers Book Arts Certificate 
Certification is first of its kind regionally

International TorinOver10 Art Festival Videos at the Marriott Library 
July 13, 2011

U of U's Book Arts Program to Receive Mayor's Award 
Jun 22, 2011

Historic Development Maps Now Available Online 
May 9, 2011

University of Utah Library Brings the Arctic to the Desktop 
December 2, 2010

2010 Ski Affair to Honor National Ski Champions 
October 11, 2010

Utah's Original Constitution Preserved and Accessible to All 
September 20, 2010

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