UMFA Receives Endowment for Arts Education

A Salt Lake City couple, devoted to the arts, has established a major endowment fund to support education and outreach programs at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts at the University of Utah. […]


From Unlikely EncountersFormer law school development director creates scholarship in physical therapist’s name

Karen McLeese spent more than 40 years giving to the University of Utah. The former development director for the S.J. Quinney College of Law devoted her career to cultivating relationships […]


The Michies Spread their Generosity throughout the School of Music

Jim and Nanette Michie learned the importance of the arts and the value of education from their earliest years. As Salt Lake natives from modest means, neither education nor the arts were handed to them on a silver platter, yet they each found ways to make them a priority in their lives, and later, in […]


Utah Firefighters Support U Burn Camp

Each year since 1993, three groups of firefighters—the Professional Firefighters of Utah, Salt Lake Valley Firefighters Association, and the Utah State Firefighters Association—have contributed financial support to the University Health Care Burn Center Burn Camp program […]


Crossing the Finish Line to GraduationTanner Scholarships Help Make it Possible

From her office at East High School, Itzel Hernandez spends her days helping first-generation and low income students pursue college. For Itzel, the job is much more than transitioning high school seniors to college […]


Explore The Power of Poison at the Natural History Museum of Utah

Throughout history, the existence and use of poison has always been a subject of mystery and intrigue. Now, thanks to the generous support from Zions Bank, the R. Harold Burton Foundation, Wheeler Machinery Co., the Lawrence T. & Janet T. Dee Foundation, the Marriner S. Eccles Foundation, and the Salt Lake County Zoo Arts & […]