MLK Essay/Video Award Winners

"Utah’s 2013 MLK Essay and Video Award Winners" by Tina Morandy




The Utah State Office of Education today announced the winners for the state’s 29th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Essay and Video contest. See who took the top honors. . . . → Read More

Enter the MLK Jr. Essay/Video Contest

Martin Luther King Jr Memorial/Scott Ableman/CC/flickr




In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr’s birthday, the Utah State Office of Education, Educational Equity Section will sponsor the 29th Annual USOE Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest. We encourage each school to print out the flyer and place it on their announcement bulletin boards . . . → Read More

State Board of Education Honors the USOE MLK Contest Winners

The 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award winners




This year was the 28th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Contest, in honor of his birthday and lasting legacy. This contest is an opportunity for Utah’s seventh through twelfth grade students to continue to find new meaning and applications for the legacy Dr. King left to the world in the area of human and civil rights. . . . → Read More

3 Steps to Unity: A 2012 USOE Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Grand Prize Winning Essay

Essay grand prize winner Johnathan Tarancon from NUAMES Charter High School




“3 Steps to Unity” by Johnathan Tarancon is one of the three grand-prize winning student essays in the Utah State Office of Education’s 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest. . . . → Read More

Breaking Down Walls: A 2012 USOE Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Grand Prize Winning Essay

Essay grand prize winner Cassidy Hills from Woods Cross High School




“Breaking Down Walls” by Cassidy Hills is one of the three grand-prize winning student essays in the Utah State Office of Education’s 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest. . . . → Read More

Color Blind: A 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Grand Prize Winning Essay

Essay grand prize winner Elena Rodriguez from Alpine Academy




“Color Blind” by Elena Rodriguez is one of the three grand-prize winning student essays in the Utah State Office of Education’s 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest. . . . → Read More

Announcing the 2012 USOE Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest Winners

The 2012 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award winners




On January 12, the Utah State Office of Education honored the winners of the 28th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Contest during a luncheon at the Hilda B. Jones Center in the Granite School District. . . . → Read More