UHC receives major support through annual grants from:

National Endowment for the Humanities

State of Utah

Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, & Parks Fund

A 2011
Intermountain Combined Federal Campaign Charity


The Utah Humanities Council
empowers individuals and groups to improve their communities through active engagement in the humanities.

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UHC News & Announcements

It's graduation time for Venture students! Learn more about this free college class in the humanities by clicking here!

Become part of the We Are One project—tell us what you think! On Friday, March 21st, students in the Clemente Course at East High School in Salt Lake City turned their school "inside out" and joined in the largest public art project in the world. Join the conversation about their project.
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to learn more.

The Smithsonian is coming to a neighborhood near you! Look for the Journey Stories exhibition and great local programming in Moab, Vernal, West Valley City, Ephraim, and Brigham City. Check the tour schedule and learn more about the exhibition here.

We've had another terrific year! Take a moment to view our most recent Annual Report.

Congratulations and many thanks to UHC’s new Executive Committee: Kathy Hurst, Chair of the Board of Directors; Madonne Miner, Past Chair; Irene Fisher, Vice Chair/Chair Elect; Henry Wurts, Fiscal Agent; Nancy Bentley; Edwin Espinel; David Gee; Bob King

Welcome to our new board members: David Allred, Ephraim; Karen W. Morgan, Cottonwood Heights; Jackie Thompson, Layton

Fifty museums across Utah have completed exhibit projects as part of the Museum Interpretation Initiative workshop program! The 2012 projects are now online – check out these wonderful Utah stories HERE!

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