MLK Jr. Awards Luncheon

The Utah State Office to Education honored winners of the state’s 32nd annual Martin Luther King Jr. essay and video contest at an awards luncheon on Feb. 12 . . . . → Read More

Deadline Approaches: Magna Carta Competitions

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Utah State Bar Celebrates Magna Carta Anniversary with Essay Competition What’s so great about the great charter 800 years later?

Eight hundred years ago, in a grassy meadow at Runnymede, England, rebellious barons presented a list of remedies of long-held grievances to King John. The resulting agreement was a practical solution to a political crisis . . . → Read More

Utah Winners of Martin Luther King Essay, Video Contest Named

The Utah State Office to Education today announced the winners of the state’s 31st annual Martin Luther King, Jr. essay and video contest. Secondary school students from throughout the state are annually invited to submit essay or video entrees based on civil rights themes to the contest which is judged by volunteers from the Utah State Office of Education and school districts. . . . → Read More