Salt Lake City — The University of Utah College of Humanities has announced that the Environmental Humanities Education Center in Lakeview, Mont. will be gifted to the University of Utah and renamed the Taft Nicholson Environmental Humani...October 4, 2013
Salt Lake City — University of Utah computer scientist CHRIS JOHNSON was awarded the 2013 Sidney Fernbach Award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society.
Salt Lake City — GE Capital appointed C...October 4, 2013
Many jittery home buyers and sellers fear the shutdown of the federal government may delay their closings. The Salt Lake Board of Realtors said the shutdown should not have a major impact on the mortgage loan process—other than to spook p...October 4, 2013
In recent years, it has become more and more common for Utah-based businesses to operate completely out of the state or expand their organizations to foreign countries. Because of this, many business owners have questions about international hu...October 3, 2013
Ogden — Weber State University and the John B. Goddard School of Business and Economics have launched the Hall Global Entrepreneurship program.
The program is a new minor available to students from any major who seek an entrepreneurial ...October 3, 2013
Salt Lake City — ZAGG Inc has formed an agreement to distribute ZAGG products through Dick Smith retail outlets in the Australian market.
Dick Smith will offer a range of ZAGG products, including Bluetooth keyboards for mobile devices...October 3, 2013
Richfield — Phillips Edison & Company has sold Richfield Plaza, a retail center in Richfield.
Located at 1080 South and U.S. Highway 89 in Richfield, the 112,954-square-foot shopping center is 98 percent occupied with nine tenants...October 3, 2013
Provo — Ancestry.com LLC has acquired Find A Grave, Inc., an online cemetery database. Find A Grave has more than 100 million memorials and 75 million photos.
For 18 years it has been a resource for genealogists, history buffs and cem...October 2, 2013
Salt Lake City — Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce has announced the availability, via pre-lease, of office space in 111 Main Office Tower, a 24-story office tower expected to be completed in 2016. The building has been designed by archi...October 2, 2013
Salt Lake City — One problem in developing more efficient organic LED light bulbs and displays for TVs and phones is that much of the light is polarized in one direction and thus trapped within the light-emitting diode, or LED. University...October 2, 2013
Midvale — Cymphonix Corporation, a Midvale-based company, has been acquired by Untangle, Inc, a network software and appliance company based in California.
Cymphonix was founded in 2004. The company works to simplify network mana...October 2, 2013
Salt Lake City — New Utah Department of Health (UDOH) data show that 376,600 Utahns, or 13.2 percent of the total population, went without health insurance in 2012. The figure is extremely close to the 2011 overall uninsured rate, when an...October 1, 2013
Salt Lake City — University of Utah engineers will use a five-year, $16 million grant to conduct supercomputer simulations aimed at developing a prototype low-cost, low-emissions coal power plant that could electrify a mid-sized city. The...October 1, 2013
Roosevelt — JWright Companies, Inc., based in Evanston, Wyo., has acquired J&R Construction, Inc., which is based in Roosevelt. The transaction closed Aug. 21.
J&R offers a variety of oil and gas field services, includi...October 1, 2013
Logan — Two Utah State University professors recently received a three-year, almost $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to help fund research seeking to increase cloning efficiency.
Current cloning practice involves...October 1, 2013