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Five resources you might not know about at the Marriott Library

The Marriott Library is one of the best resources on campus. With five levels and more than 4 million books plus everything from lockers to a writing center — academic success is right around the corner. Check out these five resources you may not know about: 1) Knowledge Commons Knowledge Commons is an amazing student resource. Located on Level 2, you'll find electronic [...]

2021-12-02T09:44:05-07:00December 2nd, 2021|

Eccles graduate students dive into Domo & Layton Construction Hackathon

The big, blue DOMO bus was on campus this fall, which signified the return of the DOMO & Layton Construction Hackathon hosted by the Information Systems department at the David Eccles School of Business.  For this competition, undergraduate and graduate students teams are presented with a real-world problem and are tasked to formulate a solution using the DOMO Business Intelligence (BI) platform and [...]

2021-11-30T14:15:58-07:00November 30th, 2021|

Eccles students get creative during Wednesdays at GARFF

The spirit of fall was in the air of the Garff Lobby. Hosting their weekly "Wednesdays at GARFF" event, student leaders Victoria Nguyen, Business Career Services, and Chloe Carr, Goff Strategic Leadership Center, brought their creativity to their Crimson Creations. Students attending the event had the opportunity to make one of three different crafts - a beaded bracelet, a detailed coloring page, or [...]

2021-11-29T11:12:37-07:00November 29th, 2021|

Eccles students bust common career myths at Mythbusters!

Last week, more than 300 students discovered the truth behind common career myths at "Mythbusters," an all-day event sponsored by Business Career Services at the Eccles School. With workshops, games, prizes, food, and fun, students busted through misconceptions to set themselves on the path to discovering their true potential. The day started with an exciting opening ceremony, featuring the Genius, a.k.a. marketing coordinator, [...]

2021-11-15T15:53:54-07:00November 15th, 2021|

Accounting firms, students connect in-person for first career fair of the year

More than 23 accounting firms gathered to meet our Eccles accounting undergraduate, graduate, and master’s students at our "Meet the Professionals" career fair. Companies in attendance included Deloitte, Grant Thornton, BKD CPAs & Advisors, KPMG LLP, and more. Looking for interns, assistants, and part- and full-time employees, these public accounting firms networked with accounting students while enjoying the view of Salt Lake City [...]

2021-10-26T10:53:54-06:00October 26th, 2021|

Grab some grub on campus!

If you’re hungry and looking for something new to try, you’ve come to the right place. The University of Utah has lots of places to grab some grub! Check out these seven spots on campus to satisfy any appetite. Food Trucks If you’re looking for something fun, food trucks are the perfect option. Located in the library plaza during lunchtime, there is a [...]

2021-10-21T11:20:47-06:00October 21st, 2021|

BLinc. teams up with the Hinckley Institute of Politics to get out the vote

In celebration of National Voter Registration Day on Sept. 28, 2021, Business Leaders Incorporated (BLinc.), recently partnered with the Hinckley Institute of Politics to work with students on registering to vote and check their voter registration status. On Sept. 13 and 20, BLinc. created a space in the Spencer Fox Eccles Building for students to connect, pick up some snacks, swag, and stickers [...]

2021-09-27T17:35:58-06:00September 27th, 2021|

Student club spotlight: Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA)

The Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) was the first national organization focused on the development of Latino professionals and continues to provide men and women with opportunities for internships and jobs at the largest companies around the world. Their mission is “to empower and develop Latino men and women as leaders of character for the nation, in every sector of the [...]

2021-09-27T10:14:27-06:00September 27th, 2021|

5 Late-night dining places to try in Salt Lake City

If you’re new to Salt Lake City or just want to try something new, I am here to help. The University of Utah's host city offers an extremely wide (and delicious) variety of cuisines, so sometimes it can be hard to make a decision. If you’ve had a long week and want to go grab a late-night bite with friends, here are a [...]

2021-09-21T15:00:00-06:00September 21st, 2021|

Make your first semester a success!

Going to college is one of the first big steps you take in your life. It is always helpful to have a little bit of guidance as to what might be important to focus on, especially in this new chapter of your life. As someone who has been in college for a few years now, here are some things that I feel are [...]

2021-08-30T09:57:35-06:00August 30th, 2021|