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Voices Amplified: April 6, 2023

Hear from the founders of the Understanding Us street tai chi program, a local student filmmaker who explores tattoos in LDS culture, teachers discussing ChatGPT, and more on this episode of Voices Amplified.
SLCom FanX

Salt Lake sensation: FanXperience becomes Utah’s greatest convention

In spite of the incredible success of Salt Lake Comic Con last September, FanX found ways to achieve even greater milestones.
The logo for the Salt Lake Comic Con in 2013

In a desert of pop culture conventions, Salt Lake Comic Con is an oasis

With a rise in nerd culture and conventions in Utah, Salt Lake Comic Con may fill a need that many Utahn’s demand.
Group photo of Race Swami swimmers

Race Swami keeps minority swimmers’ dreams afloat

Race Swami offers swimming programs to youths in underserved communities.
Two audience members, seated left, listen to panel discussion

Former chair of the Northwestern Shoshone Nation details Salt Lake’s historical significance

Darren Parry, former chair of the Northwestern Shoshone Nation, discussed his people's relationship with the Great Salt Lake during a panel discussion on Sept. 28.
Clifton Sanders standing in foreground and playing a saxophone

Music shapes SLCC’s Juneteenth celebration

Bruins and members of the community gathered outside Tuesday to celebrate Juneteenth at Salt Lake Community College.

Cosplay 101: Salt Lake Comic Con attendees dress up for the occasion

Cosplayers were out in full force at Salt Lake Comic Con 2013.
Always Love

Photos: ParkCity Fashion Week

View photos from the ParkCity Fashion Week runway show.
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Voices Amplified: Feb. 21, 2022

The Voices Amplified team has taken over another RadioActive show on KRCL.
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Voices Amplified: Feb. 2, 2023

Learn more about the Utah drag scene and the Gen Z ex-Mormon community on this episode of Voices Amplified on KRCL.
A still image of Mo Chara with a microphone during a screening of the film "Kneecap"

2024 Sundance: ‘Kneecap’ tells the story of modern Ireland

A fresh perspective on the story of Northern Ireland, “Kneecap” follows an Irish rap group that explores a youth culture that was born out of an ages-old struggle with Britain.
Fans browse the offerings of many vendors at Anime Salt Lake last year.

Anime Salt Lake returns to SLCC

Convention promises to be ‘nerdfest for the masses.'