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Friday, July 30, 2021
Vials, mask and a stethoscope rest on a surface

The effects of COVID-19 persist for several, including two SLCC English professors

Brittany Stephenson and Bernice Olivas still live with severe health issues several months after contracting COVID-19.
Rae Duckworth holds a megaphone

Higher education reacts to CRT debate

Utah students and educators weigh in on the debate over critical race theory.
Bruer Webster as a baserunner

SLCC baseball’s Bruer Webster wins national awards for defense

Second baseman Bruer Webster earned the NJCAA Division I Defensive Player of the Year and the ABCA/Rawlings Gold Glove award.
Close-up of the Utah State Capitol

Utah joins the war on critical race theory

Critical race theory, or CRT, remains a controversial topic throughout Utah and the U.S.
Aerial view of Guanajuato, Mexico

‘Ni de aquí, ni de allá’: Navigating two cultural identities

Hispanic and Latino Utahns describe the challenges of being raised in two cultures.
West entrance to South City Campus

SLCC to continue offering funds to students in crisis

Salt Lake Community College's Students in Crisis Fund will remain available for the foreseeable future.
Kam wears shirt that reads "Let's chalk about foster care"

Photos: Let’s chalk about foster care

View photos from the 2021 Utah Foster Care Chalk Art Festival.
LGBTQ rainbow flag

LGBTQ students, advocates reflect on coming out in Utah

Students and local advocates offer their perspectives about what it means to be LGBTQ+ in the state of Utah.
Cameron Dean cuts Alex's hair

Local barber takes to SLC streets to offer free haircuts

Cameron Dean offers free haircuts to Salt Lake City's homeless population.
Three laptops sitting on top of laptop boxes

SLCC’s prison education program pushes through COVID to continue growth

Although COVID-19 had a detrimental effect on the prison education program at Salt Lake Community College, dozens of incarcerated students continue to seek a brighter future.
Grayscale image of Black fist

SLCC to recognize Juneteenth

The Salt Lake Community College Faculty Senate recently voted unanimously to recognize Juneteenth as an in-class holiday.
Screenshot of COVID-19 College Vaccine Challenge webinar

SLCC joins White House-led vaccine challenge

Salt Lake Community College is participating in the White House COVID-19 College Vaccine Challenge.