Category Archives: Events

Events sponsored or hosted by the library.

Layers of Medicine: Artwork by Medical Students, Spring 2019

The Eccles Health Sciences Library (EHSL) is now featuring the Layers of Medicine exhibit of art created by medical school students enrolled in the Layers of Medicine course which addresses the human elements of healthcare and medical training that are “layered” on top of scientific knowledge and clinical skills.

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U Recycling Day Event on April 18

Members of the University of Utah and Salt Lake communities will have their chance to divert resources from the landfill on U Recycle Day, which takes place on Thursday, April 18 from 7:30 a.m.-12 p.m. in the south end of the Rice-Eccles Stadium parking lot. People can drop off electronic waste, several hard-to-recycle materials, and …Read More »

Art Aloud! Open Mic – April 19th

Friday, April 19, 2019 – 12:00PM – 1:00PM Eccles Health Sciences Library (lower level) There will be food, friendly company, and the electric energy that comes from sharing original work. Art Aloud! is a spoken word art cafe where you can relax in a casual atmosphere among friends, enjoy refreshments, and sign up for a …Read More »

Ask the Experts Panel: Domestic Violence in Utah, April 8

April 8, 2019; 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Eccles Health Sciences Library Synapse Bays (Lower Level) Hear from a panel of experts throughout Utah. Experts from throughout Utah will discuss how healthcare professionals and community members are responding to current issues surrounding domestic violence in the state. Topics discussed include social support and shared experiences, …Read More »

VR Symposium for Education, Research and Clinics, April 3-5

Join students, staff and faculty from throughout campus to demo VR applications for education, research and community engagement. Hear about ways to get involved with projects and more about the creativity happening around emerging technologies at the University of Utah. As a lead into our Mayden Lecture on April 5th titled Towards the Rehabilitation of …Read More »

2019 Priscilla M. Mayden Lecture: Towards the Rehabilitation of Domestic Violence Offenders using Virtual Reality

Presenter: Maria V. (Mavi) Sanchez-Vives, MD, PhD ICREA Research Professor at the IDIBAPS (Institut d’Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer), Barcelona, Spain April 5, 2019; 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Lecture 12-1, (with reception before and after) College of Nursing Building, Room 2300 The Priscilla Mayden Lecture will focus on the results of research conducted by …Read More »

The Clothesline Project Interactive Exhibit, during Women’s Week – March 4 -7

Interactive exhibit: during Women’s Week March 4 – 7, 2019. Noon–2pm. Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, Main Level (participation info) The Clothesline Project is a visual display that bears witness to violence against women. During the public display, a clothesline is hung with t-shirts, each designed by a survivor or in honor of a …Read More »

Violence Against Women: Changing Perspective

During the months of March and April 2019, EHSL is focusing its programming on Violence Against Women – Changing Perspective. Throughout these two months we will host several events to bring attention to the reality of violence against women in our community through different perspectives.

10th Annual Clear the Air Challenge – Eccles Library Pollution Posse

February 1st – 28th. It’s the Clear the Air Challenge — ride public transportation, bike, walk, carpool, or even skip a trip to help reduce emissions from single-occupant vehicles (SOVs) throughout the month of February. Your efforts, collectively add up to improve air quality, reduce traffic congestion and conserve energy in Utah.

Community Read – Spring 2019; Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race

Book: Waking Up White & Finding Myself in the Story of Race Dates – Last Tuesday of Each Month (January – April): January 29th February 26th March 26th April 30th Time: Noon-1:00pm Location: EHSL 29/30, Lower Level, Eccles Health Sciences Library RSVP for Lunch using the links in the table below CME Offered This spring …Read More »

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