University of Utah law professor Erika George has been appointed the new director of the Obert C. and Grace A. Tanner Humanities Center. George, the Samuel D. Thurman Professor of Law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will start July 1.
Elizabeth Kronk Warner, who is considered a national expert in the intersection of environmental and Indian law, has been named the next dean of the S.J. Quinney College of Law. She is the first woman to hold the position.
Markee Heckenliable, St. George News | PostedMar 26th - 7:19am
The acceptance rate for the United States Military Academy at West Point was 10 percent in 2017, with 22 percent of that being female. A southern Utah high school student is now among that acceptance rate.
A group of women discussed the complex issue of Utah's gender wage gap at a panel Monday. Utah ranks 50th in the nation for its gender wage gap, where women earn 70 cents to every dollar a man makes in the state.
Young activists delivered a letter with over 1,500 signatures to the governor's office Monday asking him to take action on climate change by opposing the Bureau of Land Management’s oil and gas lease of 217,576 acres of public lands in Utah.
Utah's two Republican senators signed on to a bill Monday calling for a constitutional amendment to keep the U.S. Supreme Court at nine justices to prevent Democratic "court packing," an idea some 2020 presidential candiates are entertaining.