political polls http://kuer.org en KUER News Pod: Thursday March 21, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-thursday-march-21-2013 <p>Prominent Utah pollster Dan Jones retires, members of the Clearfield Community Church try and move on after a devastating fire, and the University of Utah plans to bring science to prisons.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F84287806&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 17:53:25 +0000 Brian Grimmett 26685 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Thursday March 21, 2013 Pollster Dan Jones Retires from the University of Utah http://kuer.org/post/pollster-dan-jones-retires-university-utah <p>Prominent Utah pollster Dan Jones is retiring from his position as Political Science Professor at the University of Utah.&nbsp; Jones is stepping down after more than 50 years of teaching, but says he will continue his work in political polling.&nbsp;</p><p>The end of Jones teaching career was marked by a crowd of politicians, academics, and students at the U’s Hinckley Institute of Politics.&nbsp;</p><p>“Dan Jones has had the largest impact of probably anyone in Utah on civic participation,” said the institute’s Director Kirk Jowers.</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 22:25:38 +0000 Andrea Smardon 26650 at http://kuer.org Pollster Dan Jones Retires from the University of Utah