Community Happenings

Read up on recent local events.

Thousands of Pride attendees marching in downtown Salt Lake City

Thousands take to SLC’s streets for 2023 Pride Parade

Utah residents, including members of Salt Lake Community College, once again took to the capital’s streets on Sunday morning for the state's annual Pride Parade.
From left to right: Evan, Lillian and Marilee Hawkins

Utah Pride rally and march fosters ‘Unapologetic’ LGBTQ+ community

The "Unapologetic" Utah Pride Rally and March united LGBTQ+ people and their allies to begin 2023 Pride Week festivities.
Eve Bradshaw wearing traditional Thai dance garments

Living Traditions fest invites Utahns to explore world cultures

The annual Living Traditions Festival returned to Salt Lake City’s Library Square on May 19, providing an artistic, performative platform to 85 groups of diverse traditions and cultures.
Pride flag at the Utah Capitol building

Here’s the event lineup for this year’s Pride Week

The Utah Pride Center has organized several Pride events and celebrations, spanning from May 31 to June 4.
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Voices Amplified: Spring 2023 finale

The Voices Amplified team recaps their favorite moments and stories from this spring on the final episode of the semester.
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Voices Amplified: April 20, 2023

Hear from a student attempting to ban bark softening procedures and student documentarians as they discuss their projects on this episode of Voices Amplified.
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Voices Amplified: April 13, 2023

SLCC student journalists interview environmental advocates about the Great Salt Lake and other local concerns on this episode of Voices Amplified.
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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.
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Voices Amplified: March 30, 2023

This episode of Voices Amplified focuses on the mass shooting epidemic and gun violence prevention in the U.S. following a school shooting in Nashville, Tennessee.
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Voices Amplified: March 23, 2023

Learn more about alternative spring break, the Tumbleweeds Film Festival, and a local women's writing project on this episode of Voices Amplified.
Crowd seated in auditorium for Tumbleweeds Film Festival

2023 Tumbleweeds film fest arrives in West Jordan on April 22

The annual family-friendly Tumbleweeds Film Festival will take place April 22 and 23 at the Viridian Event Center in West Jordan.
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Voices Amplified: March 16, 2023

Hear from founder Daryl Lindsey, student journalist Alexander Campbell and music professor Craig Ferrin on this episode of Voices Amplified.