UNIVERSITY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/UNIVERSITY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 5 things to know as University of Utah tries new fight song http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344569-78/song-utah-sltrib-university.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344569-78/song-utah-sltrib-university.html.csp">5 things to know as University of Utah tries new fight song</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Annie knox</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T13:30:01.946-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 01:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">So which University of Utah fight song would President David Pershing side with at tonight’s football season opener — traditional Utah Man or the tweaked Utah fan version? Neither. Citing his “awful” singing voice, Pershing will stick to the piano, U. spokeswoman Maria O’Mara said in a Thursday email. After much-debated updates, the U. will put the new anthem in play tonight against the Idaho State Bengals at Rice-Eccles Stadium. Here are five things to know about the new song: 1. What’s diff...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58344569@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:30:01 MDT University of Phoenix founder John Sperling dies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58339045-79/sperling-university-phoenix-education.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58339045-79/sperling-university-phoenix-education.html.csp">University of Phoenix founder John Sperling dies</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T12:19:02.319-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 12:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">John G. Sperling was in his teens — illiterate and the survivor of a childhood filled with illness — when a shipmate in the Merchant Marine taught him to read. Enchanted by the likes of Fyodor Dostoyevsky and F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sperling began a journey through higher education that ultimately led to his founding of the University of Phoenix, a for-profit institution. Sperling, 93, a billionaire, died Friday at a hospital near San Francisco, according to a statement from Apollo Education Group,...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583390452014-08-26T12:19:02.319-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T12:19:02.319-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339045@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:19:02 MDT Utah Debate Commission names moderators http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58334990-90/candidates-commission-congressional-debate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58334990-90/candidates-commission-congressional-debate.html.csp">Utah Debate Commission names moderators</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T22:55:19.62-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Broadcast veterans Ken Verdoia and Barbara Smith, along with Brigham Young University political scientist David Magleby, will moderate a series of congressional and attorney general candidate debates leading up to the Nov. 4 election. Behind the scenes, Nathan Hill, a director of Brazil’s 2016 Summer Olympics and 11-time director of the Stadium of Fire July Fourth broadcast in Provo, will run the show, overseeing debate production. The moderator and producer lineup was announced Monday by the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334990@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 22:55:19 MDT Almost half of Idaho law school go on leave http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58326924-68/law-idaho-students-boise.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58326924-68/law-idaho-students-boise.html.csp">Almost half of Idaho law school go on leave</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T19:14:34.474-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 07:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boise, Idaho • Nearly half of the third-year students at a southwestern Idaho law school are taking temporary leave after the university’s request for accreditation was delayed, according to a school spokeswoman. The Idaho Statesman reports in a Thursday story that 20 of the 45 third-year students at Concordia University School of Law in Boise won’t take fall classes. Dozens more are reportedly enrolling in the University of Idaho’s Boise law program for this fall. At least 55 students have paid...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326924@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:14:34 MDT Some U.S. colleges calling students back from Israel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58323171-68/israel-programs-students-university.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58323171-68/israel-programs-students-university.html.csp">Some U.S. colleges calling students back from Israel</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEPHEN SINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T19:32:08.334-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 07:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hartford, Conn. • Some U.S. colleges are pulling students from overseas study programs in Israel as the Gaza war rages, though the relative calm beyond the immediate battle areas is raising questions in some quarters about why they had to leave. Colleges say security was the top concern, citing advisories about hazardous travel from the U.S. State Department and from insurance companies that cover students for health, accidents, security and even the cost of evacuation. “On the one hand, we wan...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583231712014-08-21T19:32:08.334-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T19:32:08.334-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323171@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:32:08 MDT Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58310450-79/corcoran-art-college-gallery.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58310450-79/corcoran-art-college-gallery.html.csp">Judge approves merger of Corcoran Gallery of Art</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRETT ZONGKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T16:36:02.503-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 04:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • One of the nation’s oldest museums and its art college will be allowed to merge with two larger institutions, effectively dissolving one of the few independent art galleries in the nation’s capital, a judge ruled Monday. The ruling by District of Columbia Superior Court Judge Robert Okun settles debate over the future of the Corcoran Gallery of Art and its college after years of financial and managerial trouble. The decision comes days before the Corcoran college’s new school year i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583104502014-08-18T16:36:02.503-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T16:36:02.503-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58310450@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:36:02 MDT Know the Signs of a Concussion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58296403-77/concussion-utah-concussions-athletes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58296403-77/concussion-utah-concussions-athletes.html.csp">Know the Signs of a Concussion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Melinda Rogers</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> University of Utah Health Care</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T09:36:28.677-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For high school football players, Friday nights spent on hard-fought victories on the field are a memorable part of the game. Most players will enjoy a safe and healthy football season, but it’s inevitable that some will find themselves on the sidelines after a hit that results in a concussion —which in some cases can escalate into a serious health issue. The issue of youth concussions strikes close to home for parents and coaches, who worry when children and teenagers take a hard fall on the pl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296403@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 09:36:28 MDT Ohio State trustees won’t reinstate band director http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303733-68/university-board-band-waters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303733-68/university-board-band-waters.html.csp">Ohio State trustees won’t reinstate band director</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAN SEWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T11:00:02.838-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • Ohio State trustees have decided against reinstating the university’s marching band director, who was fired after an investigation showed he knew about, but failed to stop, a sexualized band culture. Board Chairman Jeffrey Wadsworth wrote Friday to Jonathan Waters’ attorney, saying the board “stands firmly” behind the findings of a university investigation and President Michael Drake’s decision to oust him. Waters, who had led the band since 2012, had written to the board asking for...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58303733@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 11:00:02 MDT Study questions need for most people to cut on salt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58293888-68/sodium-heart-salt-blood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58293888-68/sodium-heart-salt-blood.html.csp">Study questions need for most people to cut on salt</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARILYNN MARCHIONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T18:23:17.901-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 06:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A large international study questions the conventional wisdom that most people should cut back on salt, suggesting that the amount most folks consume is OK for heart health — and too little may be as bad as too much. The findings came under immediate attack by other scientists. Limiting salt is still important for people with high blood pressure — and in fact, a second study estimates that too much sodium contributes to up to 1.65 million deaths each year. The studies both have strengths and we...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582938882014-08-13T18:23:17.901-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T18:23:17.901-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58293888@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:23:17 MDT Letter: Utah could be an energy innovator if leaders wanted http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58285444-82/solar-energy-utah-leadership.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58285444-82/solar-energy-utah-leadership.html.csp">Letter: Utah could be an energy innovator if leaders wanted</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T11:41:19.734-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 11:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The other day I noticed a small note in the Tribune that Wyoming has given approval to a wind farm. Evidently, the Industrial Siting Council of Wyoming had the good sense and mind you, without a single negative vote, to give approval to a 1,000-turbine wind farm that will produce enough energy to power 1 million homes. Yes, that is one million! I also read Andrea Brunelle’s column (“Just pay the fee and go solar,” August 10) describing her venture into solar energy and the good fortune she had i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285444@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 11:41:19 MDT U. of Utah programmer hired to foster a creative culture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58284557-223/arts-kingsbury-horejsi-jones.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58284557-223/arts-kingsbury-horejsi-jones.html.csp">U. of Utah programmer hired to foster a creative culture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ellen fagg weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T21:36:06.801-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An academic appointment as assistant dean for the University of Utah’s College of Arts sets apart Brooke Horejsi’s new job as executive director of Kingsbury Hall. Beyond programming the venue’s annual performing arts series, Horejsi will serve as something of a creative matchmaker, connecting artists with students across campus departments as well as with community groups. “Part of the reason why this job was appealing was having my role be solidly positioned not only within the College of Fine...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284557@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:36:06 MDT Utah lawmakers dabble in medicine at U. mini-medical school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58271728-78/medical-utah-medicine-mini.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58271728-78/medical-utah-medicine-mini.html.csp">Utah lawmakers dabble in medicine at U. mini-medical school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T21:04:41.066-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah legislators and policy-makers stepped into the life of a medical student — analyzing colon specimens and making diagnoses — Thursday during the University of Utah’s inaugural Project Medical Education. During the one-day mini-medical school, participants went through a white-coat ceremony, worked through patient cases, discussed lab samples, were assigned to residency programs and learned about the daily tasks of an academic physician. “Our mission is really to serve the state and I think i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58271728@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:04:41 MDT U. study: Aboriginal fires helped kangaroos thrive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58263507-78/fires-codding-kangaroos-martu.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58263507-78/fires-codding-kangaroos-martu.html.csp">U. study: Aboriginal fires helped kangaroos thrive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T07:11:48.807-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 07:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Modern conservationists might learn something from the strategies some native people have been practicing for thousands of years, suggests a new study co-authored by a University of Utah researcher. Brian Codding, an assistant anthropology professor at the U., and his co-researchers found that, in Australia, the Aboriginal Martu people’s practice of setting small grass fires to catch lizards actually boosts kangaroo populations. The Martu people have been setting such fires for at least 2,000 ye...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263507@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 07:11:48 MDT SUU athletic director named president of FCS ADs association http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264280-77/fcs-president-association-athletic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58264280-77/fcs-president-association-athletic.html.csp">SUU athletic director named president of FCS ADs association</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T22:09:33.522-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • Southern Utah University athletic director Ken Beazer has been named the President of the Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Directors Association (FCS ADA), as selected by the members of the organization. “With our Association continuing to be at the forefront of FCS initiatives and accomplishments, I look forward to continuing the momentum that past president Brian Hutchinson [Morehead State] built over the past year,” Beazer said in a statement. “We will cont...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264280@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 22:09:33 MDT Culture rose in ancient humans as testosterone fell, study says http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251613-78/cieri-testosterone-humans-university.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58251613-78/cieri-testosterone-humans-university.html.csp">Culture rose in ancient humans as testosterone fell, study says</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T21:42:12.1-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 09:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Modern culture among ancient humans began to rise as levels of testosterone — associated with macho, aggressive behavior — fell, according to a new study conducted by a University of Utah biology graduate student. Robert Cieri and other researchers studied 1,400 ancient and modern human skulls, finding that their characteristics became more feminine as time progressed, indicating lowering testosterone levels. This reduction in testosterone coincided with leaps forward in human technology and cu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58251613@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:42:12 MDT BYU keeps No. 1 ‘stone-cold sober’ title in Princeton Review; Syracuse is top party school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259349-78/university-college-princeton-review.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58259349-78/university-college-princeton-review.html.csp">BYU keeps No. 1 ‘stone-cold sober’ title in Princeton Review; Syracuse is top party school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CAROLYN THOMPSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Syracuse University has claimed the title of nation’s top party school and Brigham Young University repeats for the 17th straight year as the top “stone-cold sober” school. The rankings were revealed Monday by The Princeton Review based on a nationwide survey of 130,000 students. Syracuse’s student newspaper ranked second best among the 379 colleges surveyed, and its sports scene, rated third best, likely helped the party mood. University officials had no immediate comment on the private univers...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582593492014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-04T11:49:56.329-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58259349@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:49:56 MDT Jell-O snubs Utah schools with logo and team mascot molds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/58259242-226/university-state-jell-favorite.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/58259242-226/university-state-jell-favorite.html.csp">Jell-O snubs Utah schools with logo and team mascot molds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T12:12:10.403-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 12:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">To help welcome in the start of college football season, Jell-O is working with 20 schools across the country to market University Jell-O Mold Kits that feature their logo or mascot. But holy jiggling oversight, Batman! There isn’t a single Utah school on the list! There will be no block-U-shaped Jell-O shot, no Aggie ice cream mix-in shaped like the state’s favorite cow, and, probably the most egregious omission? No BYU Jell-O Jigglers!! In a state that even produced a Jell-O pin for the Olympi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58259242@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:12:10 MDT USU police seek groping suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244320-78/vahsholtz-police-university-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244320-78/vahsholtz-police-university-suspect.html.csp">USU police seek groping suspect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:03:53.197-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah State University police are seeking a man suspected of groping a female student as she exercised on campus Saturday. The victim told police she was preparing to run up and down the Old Main Hill stairs at about 9:15 p.m. when she was approached by a man in a dirty, sweat-stained T-shirt who had been pacing nearby, said Utah State University police Sgt. Jessica Vahsholtz. The stranger tried to make small talk, but when the student told him she was going to keep running, he grabbed her and tr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58244320@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:03:53 MDT U of U bookstore thief may be suspect in other Salt Lake robberies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58238277-78/lake-salt-bookstore-robberies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58238277-78/lake-salt-bookstore-robberies.html.csp">U of U bookstore thief may be suspect in other Salt Lake robberies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T17:27:14.445-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 05:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The man who robbed a bookstore at the University of Utah Tuesday morning may be wanted in connection with other armed robberies around Salt Lake City. A man claiming he had a gun robbed the bookstore of the university’s Eccles Health Science Building at 26 S. 2000 East about 11:25 a.m, university officials said. The description of the robbery matches those of two other robberies that have occurred in Salt Lake since July 20. Moreover, surveillance cameras at each of the locations captured images...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58238277@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 17:27:14 MDT Utah football: Zane Beadles donates $750,000 to Ute program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58233072-89/beadles-football-utah-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58233072-89/beadles-football-utah-former.html.csp">Utah football: Zane Beadles donates $750,000 to Ute program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T23:25:13.814-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As a Utah lineman, Zane Beadles left behind a collection of memorable seasons, bowl trophies and individual accolades. As a five-year veteran of the NFL, Beadles has given the Utes the largest-ever donation from a former football player that he hopes will have just as lasting an impact. The U. announced Monday morning that Beadles, a guard with the Jacksonville Jaguars, is donating $750,000 to a sports medicine center, as well as an offensive lineman schoolarship. Both the center and the scholar...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233072@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:25:13 MDT