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Salt Lake City, Utah
Supporting a Changing High School Community
Students leap triumphantly after seeing their efforts to create an impactful public art project come to fruition. Photo courtesy of Anna Pocaro.

Utah Humanities (UH), the state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities, aims to support Utah communities through humanities programming and education. Through the We Are One Project, UH empowered student leaders at East High School in Salt Lake City to bridge growing divisions at their increasingly diverse school through an ambitious public art project.

“We’re committed to strengthening unity in our school and community by celebrating our individuality and by honoring everyone’s cultural and ethnic diversity.”

–Project mission statement crafted by students

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