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In The News

davidwicaiBlog, News

The past week or so has been particularly active for the department in the news, which really follows up on a very busy month. Below are (hopefully) all of the highlights. COVID-19 History Project State History is asking elementary school children around the state to share their experiences during the pandemic. The project is being led by Lisa Barr, who …

Gov. Gary Herbert and Division of Indian Affairs Director Shirlee Silversmith at Native American Summit. Courtesy UVU.

Native American Summit Highlights

davidwicaiBlog, News

This year’s Native American Summit included keynote speeches from Gov. Gary Herbert and Mary Kim Titla, who works with native youth. It also featured cultural performers, networking opportunities, and professional development, as well as youth-focused activities.