Jon Huntsman http://kuer.org en Plans for New Huntsman Cancer Research Center Announced http://kuer.org/post/plans-new-huntsman-cancer-research-center-announced <p></p><p>The Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah is about to double its research space. On Friday, philanthropist and cancer survivor Jon Huntsman Senior announced plans for a new research building on campus focused on children and the genetics of cancer.</p><p>Jon Huntsman Senior watched his mother die of breast cancer, his father of prostate cancer, and his step-mother of ovarian cancer. Huntsman himself has fought four separate battles with cancer. His goal is to find a cure before his children and grandchildren have to go through the same thing.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 04:55:30 +0000 Andrea Smardon 37689 at http://kuer.org Plans for New Huntsman Cancer Research Center Announced Jon Huntsman Appears in Salt Lake City http://kuer.org/post/jon-huntsman-appears-salt-lake-city <p>Former Utah Governor and US Ambassador to China Jon Hunstman was back in Salt Lake City Thursday after a failed run for president.&nbsp; He was the keynote speaker at the Economic Development Corporation of Utah’s 25 Anniversary celebration.&nbsp;</p><p>Huntsman kept his comments focused on the path towards successful economic development in Utah and around the country.&nbsp; But when the floor was opened for questions, Huntsman was asked – what is the single biggest issue in the election now?&nbsp;&nbsp; He replied, money in politics.</p> Fri, 28 Sep 2012 15:44:32 +0000 Andrea Smardon 18949 at http://kuer.org Jon Huntsman Appears in Salt Lake City