The chamber held an event to announce an agreement with Mountainland Technical College to hold business academy classes and other events at its Provo Campus.
Hispanics make up 20% of the city’s population and 15% of the state, according to United States Census data.
Mental health services like counseling, peer support groups and classes in English, Spanish and Portuguese are offered for children and adults.
University of Utah professor Armando Solórzano, who curated the display, said the intention was to give a voice to the estimated 89,000 undocumented immigrants in Utah.
The Ute Indian Tribe filed a lawsuit in May alleging that state agencies cooked up a racist and discriminatory bidding scheme to prevent the tribe from purchasing Tabby Mountain.
Betty Sawyer, Ogden NAACP president, added that while what happened in Florida is horrific, those in the Beehive state also need to pay attention to what’s happening close to home.
A little piece of Los Angeles’ Chicano history is coming to Utah.
For photographer Maruch Santíz Gómez, each of these day-to-day items represents a thread that weave together a uniquely intimate portrait of the lives and culture of her people.
Hispanic, Latino, Latinx or something else? Which term should you be using and which term do people prefer?
The festival also features cultural entertainment, including taiko drummers, judo and martial arts, a traditional Japanese fashion show and choir performances.
The event provides scholarships for Native American students across the country.
Most immigrants are still a ways out from receiving a license since the Department of Commerce is still defining licensing pathways for hundreds of professions.
The items in the shop will spotlight local and Caribbean artisans.
Eulogio Alejandre, Esperanza’s principal, said he initially hesitated to publicize the incident.
‘It’s important to conserve it because it’s our culture, our roots,’ Jeronimo Bazan-Alavez said.
Tenants reported being given little to no notice of rent increases, living in poorly maintained properties, paying out of pocket for repairs.
‘We’re really focusing on what you could refer to as marginalized voices in the community and youth that doesn’t necessarily feel like they’re being heard,’ Masha Shukovich with the Center For Documentary Arts said.
Spanish and bilingual print and audiobooks can be loaned to school and public libraries.
St. George officials did not answer a question from about what factors influenced their decision not to appeal.
Monday’s flag-raising ceremony reflected the generations of sacrifice and dedication that have gone into ensuring equal freedoms in Utah.
Encircle, the largest LGBTQ youth organization in Utah, has opened its newest and fourth location in the state, in Heber City.
A bill under consideration in the U.S. House of Representatives would ratify a 23-year-old treaty between the San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe and the Navajo Nation.
Search and rescue officials said the canyoneer was knowledgeable about the location of the next rappel station but for some reason passed it.
Messages of love, belonging, pride and joy were shared during the Pride Interfaith Service.
The festival is the longest-running continuous event of its kind held this side of the Mississippi River.
‘It takes a village, and you don’t realize that,’ Ellie Yagi said.
Living Traditions Festival, now in its 37th year, will connect the community with 85 cultural performances, 18 food vendors, film screenings and kid-friendly activities.
Capoeira is a combination of dance, martial arts and acrobatic movements.
Lee’s work highlighted the stories that were ignored by mainstream media and history as a whole.