Winter 2017 - Diversity Issue

Many west Salt Lake City residents participated in the March for Refugees at the Utah…
By Chris Ginzton It’s a busy Saturday morning in December for the Islamic Society of…
By Judy Rohner If you have been searching for a local restaurant that serves mouth-watering…
By Gabriella Huggins “Wow, you’re so articulate,” notes a pleasantly surprised classmate, implying that I…
Salt Lake City’s west side is home to a great variety of ethnicities and cultures;…
By Charlotte Fife-Jepperson The keynote speaker at the Fall 2016 Westside Leadership Institute (WLI) graduation…
by Gabriela Serrás, interpreted by José Bernardo Fanjúl and Charlotte Fife-Jepperson When I was a…
by Jaehee Yi I was born and raised in Korea. I started cooking, I mean…
By Lilliana Ceceña My mother moved my four siblings and me to Salt Lake City,…
By Amy Jordan As anxious children wait outside the cafeteria doors for breakfast at our…
By Atticus Agustin In today’s tumultuous socio-political climate, diversity is at the forefront of political…
By Elizabeth Gamarra The WAVES Project was born in 2016 through the Westside Leadership Institute…
By Sonia Cordero There are a lot of changes this year concerning income tax. While…
by Nigel Swaby National elections receive a lot of attention and money yet don’t impact…
by Dan Potts The muskrat is a very common medium-sized, semi-aquatic rodent found in western…
By Elias Flores, Heidi Steed, and Alexander Barton Many people who ride public transit in…