Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
725 young scientists compete at annual fair
Maxwell Majersik, from Hawthorne Elementary School, presents his project to during the Salt Lake Valley Science and Engineering Fair at the Rice-Eccles Stadium Tower in Salt Lake City on Wednesday.
Andy Kropa, AP
Pulitzer Prize-winner Sheryl WuDunn to speak at the U. March 27
Business executive and best-selling author Sheryl WuDunn will be speaking at the University of Utah March 27. Her lecture will focus on approaches for improving the status of women in the United States and abroad.
Scott G Winterton, Deseret News
Revamped program targets state's shortage in a talented workforce
On Tuesday, Gov. Gary Herbert announced the creation of Talent Ready Utah — a $2.1 million grant program focused on developing and enhancing job-training programs to meet current industry needs for more qualified workers in the state.