Christina Giardinelli is a news division intern for the Deseret News. She received a B.A. in International Studies with an emphasis in Foreign Relations from the University of Utah.
Jul 11, 2019 6:35 pm MDTUtah Seismic Safety Commission celebrates 25-year anniversary in wake of California quake Twenty-five years ago, a major California earthquake sent ripples of action to Utah's Capitol and the state's Seismic Safety Commission was born. Now the commission celebrates its anniversary in the wake of two new California quakes.
Jul 4, 2019 5:38 pm MDTLost wallet? Study suggests cash content might predict if it will be returned The study, co-authored by a University of Utah professor, left almost 20,000 wallets around the world containing varying amount of cash and found that wallets with higher cash contents were more likely to be returned.
Jul 2, 2019 5:48 pm MDTMarker memorializes 55 patients who died in Utah's first asylum Though the facility is no longer in existence and no trace of the building remains, archived news articles unveiled the story of Utah's first asylum in Salt Lake City. A new marker memorializes 55 who died while living there.