University of Utah http://kpcw.org en Gale Dick, Co-Founder Of Save Our Canyons, Dies http://kpcw.org/post/gale-dick-co-founder-save-our-canyons-dies <p>SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Gale Dick, a former University of Utah physics professor and co-founder of the Utah environmental group Save Our Canyons, has died at the age of 88.</p><p>Tim Dick told The Sale Lake Tribune that his father died Friday at a Salt Lake City hospital of natural causes.</p><p>The Rhodes scholar's love of the Wasatch Mountains prompted him to co-found Save Our Canyons in 1972 and to work to protect wilderness.</p><p>Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams says he considered Dick to be an important adviser on environmental issues affecting Wasatch canyons.</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 02:21:00 +0000 Salt Lake Tribune 16212 at http://kpcw.org Gale Dick, Co-Founder Of Save Our Canyons, Dies The Mountain Life - July 16, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-life-july-16-2014 <p>Tim Henney and guest co-host Chris Cherniak started off today's show with a conversation with Paul Greenberg, author of American Catch - The Fight For Our Local Seafood. Dr. Ariel Ford, a clinical psychologist, then joined the show to talk about her combination of Western science and Eastern thought in her practice. Finally, Leslie Miller joined the show to talk about a University Of Utah sponsored environmental symposium called Reimagine Western Landscapes.</p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:40:03 +0000 Tim Henney & Chris Cherniak & Mike 16055 at http://kpcw.org The Mountain Life - July 16, 2014 University Of Utah President Backs Review Of Fight Song http://kpcw.org/post/university-utah-president-backs-review-fight-song <p>The University of Utah president David Pershing says he agrees it's time to consider some changes to the school fight song that some find sexist. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p><p></p> Wed, 07 May 2014 22:22:59 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 13222 at http://kpcw.org University Of Utah President Backs Review Of Fight Song This Green Earth - November 19, 2013 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-november-19-2013 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kerry Kelly, Environmental Engineer and researcher at the U. is on first talking about her study relating wood smoke and poor air quality. Then Dr. Michelle </span>Hofmann<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Pediatrician, on the second half to discuss the health impacts associated with PM 2.5 and ozone exposure to children.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 21:48:29 +0000 Nell Larson & Chris Cherniak 6783 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - November 19, 2013 University Students Learn About Community Planning http://kpcw.org/post/university-students-learn-about-community-planning <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Students at the University of Utah have the chance to learn about community planning from the planning directors of both Summit County and Park City. Rick </span>Brough<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 16:51:24 +0000 Rick Brough 4800 at http://kpcw.org University Students Learn About Community Planning