Awards and Recognitions

A Brief History of Fort Douglas

In the midst of the Civil War, Colonel Patrick Edward Connor and the California-Nevada Volunteers were ordered to the Utah Territory for the purpose of guarding the Overland Mail Route; they arrived in October of 1862.  Concerned about secessionist activities in the area, Colonel Connor chose a location that allowed him to keep an eye […]


LASSONDE STUDIOS WINS SXSWEDU LEARN X DESIGN AWARDS

 By Lassonde Staff March 8, 2017 We’re thrilled to share that Lassonde Studios of the University of Utah’s Lassonde Entrepreneur Institute has been named the overall winner of the SXSWedu Learn X Design awards in the physical category. The award further solidifies Lassonde Studios as arguably the most innovative built learning facility in the world from the past year. One of […]