Women who think math and engineering aren’t cool have not met Gretchen McClain. I met Gretchen myself through the Utah Technology Council (UTC) where I serve as a member of the Executive Committee. That association is inducting McClain into its Hall of Fame – its 17th since the program’s inception in 1998 – on November 2 of this year. The program honors individuals with Utah ties who’ve made global contributions towards the advancement of science and technology.
If you can't make it to the Olympics in Rio, but you'd still like to experience the thrill of competition, Salt Lake City's Olympic Park offers a full day of sports-themed fun. Salt Lake was home to the 2002 Winter Olympics and the sprawling infrastr.
University of Utah School of Computing associate professor Suresh Venkatasubramanian has discovered a technique to find out if algorithms used for hiring employees or issuing housing loans can be biased.
The Near Future: Utah’s Universities are Leading the Way in Green Tech Innovation - Researchers at the University of Utah are using high-powered lasers in an effort to enhance the ability of #solar panels to generate more power. U researchers have also found innovative ways to reduce the amount of carbon dioxide released while burning #fossil #fuels. @universityofutah