Courtney Tanner, Salt Lake Tribune

Courtney Tanner

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah, United States

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Recent articles by Courtney:

See stunning photos of the Ute Bear Dance from the early 1900s to now

A look at historic photos from the Ute Tribe's Bear Dance in Whiterocks, Utah. → Read More

How this Utah doctor suggests talking to your kids about a school shooting

As one educator wonders about the impact of shooter drills, this Utah doctor says you should talk to your kids about school shootings. → Read More

A Utah lawmaker asked for $100 million for school safety. It’s been funded at 1% of that.

Should the deadly school shooting in Texas prompt more funding for Utah classroom security? → Read More

This Utah college president is the latest to step down after years of turnover in higher education

The president of Snow College in central Utah is leaving for a new job. → Read More

How much it will cost and what the new logos look like: Here’s a peek at Dixie State’s transition to Utah Tech University

Utah Tech University will replace Dixie State on July 1. This is what you need to know. → Read More

Utah school board investigating member Natalie Cline after she used private email for communication

Utah’s state school board is investigating whether a member broke the law by using her private email account. → Read More

These are the 6 most popular videos from the Black Menaces at BYU — plus a few spoofs

A list of the most popular TikTok videos from the Black Menaces at BYU. → Read More

This is how much your tuition will increase at Utah’s colleges next year

Tuition and fee increases were approved for Utah's eight public colleges and universities on Thursday. → Read More

Utah teachers say lawmakers took aim at education this session. Here are 10 things that happened.

This is what Utah teachers see as the biggest things that happened to education this legislative session. → Read More

A year after rainbow ‘Y’ lighting, BYU cracks down on protests

BYU fenced off the iconic “Y” above the school and kicked off campus a group of LGBTQ students in accordance with a new protest policy. → Read More

$36 million school voucher bill fails in Utah House

A controversial bill to create a $36 million school voucher program failed in the Utah House. → Read More

Bill spurred by 10-year-old Izzy Tichenor’s suicide would require Utah schools to track race of bullied students

After the death of a 10-year-old Black girl by suicide, a Utah lawmaker wants all schools to track data on bullying. → Read More

Bill banning ‘pornographic or indecent’ books at Utah schools passes committee

Utah lawmakers gave initial approval to a bill banning any books with “pornographic or indecent” content from K-12 schools. → Read More

Utah voucher bill would let students take public money to private schools

Utah lawmakers approved a bill Tuesday that would allow students to take public school funding with them when they transfer to a private school. → Read More

University of Utah student killed at Salt Lake City motel

The woman, an international student from China, was found dead in a Salt Lake City motel room. → Read More

Utah lawmaker pulls controversial bill to require teachers post class syllabuses online for parent inspection

A Utah lawmaker said he’ll be dropping his bill to require teachers post their class syllabuses online. → Read More

COVID outbreaks, few subs and mask protests: Inside the chaos in Salt Lake County high schools

At least 22 high schools in Salt Lake County are reporting COVID-19 outbreaks this week, with some documenting their highest case counts on record since the pandemic started. → Read More

University of Utah police investigate bomb threat against Black Cultural Center

The bomb threat made against the Black Cultural Center at the University of Utah is deepening concerns after other recent racist acts on campus. → Read More

Utah man charged with kidnapping and assault of Snow College student

A Utah man was charged Tuesday in connection with the five-day disappearance of a Snow College student. → Read More

University of Utah investigating reports of KKK group in dorms, feces smeared on Black student’s door

The University of Utah investigating reports of a KKK group on campus, as well as an account of feces smeared on a Black student’s door. → Read More