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Utah Network for LGBTQ Thriving

Faculty, research administrators and students from across campus are invited to attend a 2-hour, in-person town hall on November 16.

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Celebrating the first African and second woman in the British colonies to publish a book of poetry

On Sept. 14, 2023, join us at the Black Cultural Center to engage with Phillis Wheatley Peters’ complex life and even more complex legacy as the second Colonial American woman—and the first of African descent—to publish a book of poetry.

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Dean of School for Cultural and Social Transformation is named

University of Utah Provost Mitzi M. Montoya announced that Ruma Chopra has accepted an offer to serve as dean of the School for Cultural and Social Transformation.

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Reducing sexism and objectification on campus

Ana C. Antunes, an assistant professor of gender studies, answered some questions about the origins of sexism and objectification, the larger issues they are a part of and how students can thoughtfully engage in humor and flirting without harming others.

Whiteness in the Work of W. E. B. Du Bois

Dr. Ella Myers is an Associate Professor of Political Science and Gender Studies. In this interview, Dr. Myers shares details on her new book, "The Gratifications of Whiteness: W. E. B. Du Bois and the Enduring Rewards of Anti-Blackness."

An Interview with Dr. Myers

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Welcome to our Transform Ambassadors

Transform has three new student ambassadors: Sariah Frost (she/her) Brendan Hatch (he/him), and Talea Steele (she/hers).

Meet our Ambassadors

U professor named president of International Academy of Sex Research

Distinguished professor Lisa Diamond will lead a preeminent international society of researchers.

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2022 Transform Awardees

Transformers did it again! Our faculty and students collected various awards throughout the University. Here are the 2021-2022 awardees. Congratulations!

Meet the Awardees

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Elevating youth voices

Ana Antunes, an assistant professor in the division of Gender Studies, is receiving national recognition for her social justice and community-engagement work.

Transformative Perspectives

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