Native and non-Native scholars, students, artists, musicians, tribal citizens, tribal government representatives, and the general public came together May 19-21, 2022. This 2nd gathering and symposium invited conversation about the fraught and dynamic relationship between Native peoples and railroads. The gathering was inclusive, intergovernmental, and interdisciplinary The symposium was hosted by the Utah Department of Cultural and Community Engagement, the Utah Division of Indian Affairs, the Ogden Union Station, and other partners.
In response to the ongoing pandemic, our office located at 250 N. 1950 W. in Salt Lake City will be closed until further notice. Our staff is working full-time, mostly remotely, for the time being and can be reached by email.
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Please see this important message from community members and leaders reminding us all of the importance of following precautionary measures to stay safe against COVID-19. The Utah Division of Indian Affairs worked in coordination with the Multicultural Subcommittee of Utah's COVID-19 Task Force. https://youtu.be/tLPykDEs-fg