Beyond Campus

Rep. McAdams seeks to defend his seat; emphasizes importance of bipartisanship

The race for Utah's 4th Congressional District is deemed one of the most competitive in 2020 -- and is gaining national attention.

Behind the Ballot: Democrat vies for attorney general, promising to ‘pay attention to what voters want’

Before Greg Skordas began his career as a private law practitioner, the lawyer said he dedicated his life to public service. After eight years at the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office, Skord...Read More

Local construction postponed so small businesses can ‘rebuild’

Salt Lake City officials postponed a construction project along 1100 East — stretching from 2100 South to Ramona Avenue — after over 30 local businesses expressed financial concerns, citin...Read More

Kael Weston: ‘If you don’t vote, then it’s on you’

However, before he threw his hat into the ring to serve in Congress, Kael Weston had already been a familiar face to Westminster College’s campus.

Behind the Ballot: U professor vies for governor in effort to overturn one-party rule

All eyes are on the Governor’s Mansion this year, as the 2020 election promises a new state leader for Utah. Incumbent Gov. Gary Herbert (R-UT) announced in 2019 he would not run for re-election, leav...Read More

Utah Congressional candidate: College students must vote in ‘election of your lifetime’

Utah’s 3rd congressional district seat has been held by a Republican since 1997. This year, however, Democratic candidate Devin Thorpe says it’s a “fair fight.” Thorpe advanced straight to the Novembe...Read More

UPDATE: ICE rules newly-enrolled international students must take in-person classes or be barred from entering U.S.

Update: The Trump administration reversed its decision on initial regulations from U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) — stating that international college students whose classes move enti...Read More

Opinion: Journalists of color to follow

For journalists, bias starts when they walk into the newsroom. Who a journalist is and the identities they carry with them influence how they report on a story — whether they want it to or not. ...Read More

Live Election Results: Spencer Cox wins GOP nomination for governor

Utah held its primary election Tuesday, with first preliminary results being released at 10 p.m. This year, the state debuted its all mail-in ballot election — with no in-person polls open to av...Read More

SLC protest turns violent against organizers’ intentions

Disclaimer: The Forum has made the decision to blur unmasked faces in all photos in order to protect the identity of protesters. Historically, protesters have been put in danger due to their identitie...Read More