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A view of the Utah State Capitol Building in Salt Lake City on Saturday, August 21, 2021. (Photo by Kevin Cody | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Protestors March to State Capitol Advocating for Gun Legislation

By Abhilasha Khatri, Investigative Editor June 12, 2022

  Natalie Reese was one of the student leaders of March for Our Lives Utah in 2018, which took to the streets after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida which killed 17 people. Four years later,...

A Pride without Police participant holding the Progress Pride flag in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Friday, June 10, 2022. (Photo by Jonathan Wang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Pride Without Police: Queer Liberation Through Community

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer June 11, 2022

  Hundreds of people gathered in Jordan Park on the evening of June 10 to support queer vendors, listen to speeches of community organizers and dance in the moonlight at Salt Lake Community Mutual...

University of Utah campus. (Photo by Paige Gardner | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

U Police Arrest Man for Alleged Stalking, Trespassing on Campus

By Andrew Christiansen, Assistant News Editor June 10, 2022

  On the morning of June 9, the University of Utah Police Department arrested 40-year-old Anietie Umoren, a registered sex offender, for allegedly stalking and trespassing. The arrest came after...

Stressed forests in the southwestern U.S. (Courtesy William Anderegg)

U Study Shows Increased Climate Risk to Forests

By Andrew Christiansen, Assistant News Editor June 8, 2022

  According to a recent University of Utah study, there’s an increased risk to the long-term stability of forest carbon because of the widespread threats to U.S. forests, including wildfires,...

Participants from the Cougar Pride Center walk down the road at the Pride Parade in Salt Lake City, Utah, on Sunday, June 5, 2022. (Photo by Xiangyao Axe Tang | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

UPC Pride Week 2022 Concludes with Parade, Fight Continues for the LGBTQIA+ Community

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer June 5, 2022

  Tens of thousands of people flooded the streets of Salt Lake City, from 200 South, then along 400 East, ending at 700 South, as part of the Utah Pride Center’s 2022 parade.  The parade...

Poet Wynter Storm performs Dear Women at the Protect Democracy and Voting Rights community event on June 4, 2022. (Photo by Kayleigh Silverstein | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Protect Democracy and Voting Rights Event Celebrates Power of the Vote

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer June 5, 2022

  Ahead of Utah’s primary election on June 28, various Salt Lake community groups sponsored an event to protect democracy and voting rights.  The June 4 event was held at Jordan Park, where...

U Student Creates Latinx Student Union to Strengthen Presence on Campus

U Student Creates Latinx Student Union to Strengthen Presence on Campus

By Abhilasha Khatri, Investigative Editor June 5, 2022

  Although Latinx students currently make up the largest population of non-white students at the University of Utah, Osvaldo Miranda, third-year health, society and policy major, felt like their...

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ASUU Unanimously Passes Resolution to Support Asian Students

By Carlene Coombs, News Editor June 3, 2022

  ASUU has proposed a joint resolution in support of the Asian members of the University of Utah community because of the increase of Anti-Asian hate and violence during the pandemic. The resolution...

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson made history as the first Black woman to be appointed to the Surpreme Court on April 19, 2022

U Community Reacts to Confirmation of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court

By Abhilasha Khatri, Investigative Editor May 30, 2022

  The United States Senate confirmed Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court on April 7. Jackson made history as the first Black woman to be appointed to the Supreme Court. Jasmin Clardy,...

Members and allies of the LGBTQIA+ community gather for the Pride Rally at Capitol Hill in Salt Lake City on Sunday, June 6, 2021 (Photo by Brooklyn Critchley | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

Growing from Radical Roots: 2022 Pride in Salt Lake City

By Kayleigh Silverstein, Special Projects Managing Editor, News Writer May 25, 2022

  The week of May 29 to June 5 marks Pride Week in Utah. This year, the Utah Pride Center expects to have the largest festival and parade in 30 years. Leading up to their three main events on June...