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Utah’s way of picking candidates robs voters

The following op/ed--by Kirk Jowers, director of the Hickley Institute at the University of Utah--appeared in the Salt Lake Tribune on

Veterans Day, 2009

 I was a greeter for the U’s Veterans Day celebration last week. My charge was to welcome honorees at a luncheon after the ceremony, but I went a

A Country Without an Army?

A Country Without an Army? Since our arrival in Costa Rica, we have found it intriguing that Costa Rica is one of very few countries in the world

Cheers to our Hainan friends!

[caption id="attachment_1260" align="alignnone" width="535" caption="Dinner with Hainan delegation"][/caption] Yes, there are some perks that come with my PR job at the U. No...I'm not talking about working on a

Student Activism is alive at the University of Utah

[caption id="attachment_1062" align="alignleft" width="182" caption="Social activists took to the streets during the arraignment of U student Tim De Christopher. Despite not having authorization, De Christopher - bidder No.

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It’s been a good run all, but RedThread is ready for retirement. We’re consolidating with FYI, our faculty and staff newsletter, to create a comprehensive, campus-wide online publication dubbed @TheU, where you can find information for all of the …

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