Week Twelve

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students march to the state Capitol in Salt Lake City to protest inaction on the climate crisis on Friday, March 19, 2021.

Assignment: Climate Rally

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Students march to the state Capitol in Salt Lake City to protest inaction on the climate crisis on Friday, March 19, 2021.

Assignment: Mountain Goat Watch

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Mountain goats during the Mountain Goat Watch near Upper Stillwater Dam on Saturday, March 20, 2021.

Assignment: Jazz v Nets

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) rebounds as the Utah Jazz host the Brooklyn Nets, NBA basketball in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, March 24, 2021.

Assignment: Nohm

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Chef and owner David Chon, center, at Nohm in Salt Lake City on Thursday, March 25, 2021.

Upper Stillwater Dam

Week Eleven

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jen Voros checks on the 500 luminarias put out by students and teachers at the McGillis School in Salt Lake City, on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. The luminarias each have a message of gratitude and hope or a reflection on the past year's pandemic

Assignment: COVID-19 Memorial – The McGillis School

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jen Voros checks on the 500 luminarias put out by students and teachers at the McGillis School in Salt Lake City, on Wednesday, March 17, 2021. The luminarias each have a message of gratitude and hope or a reflection on the past year’s pandemic

Assignment: Utah Jazz v Houston Rockets

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) puts up a shot around Houston Rockets guard Kevin Porter Jr. (3) as the Utah Jazz host the Houston Rockets, NBA basketball in Salt Lake City on Friday, March 12, 2021.

Week Ten

Assignment: COVID-19 – Last Year/This Year


Assignment: State Championship basketball tournament

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) as Springville faces Farmington High School in the 5A girls basketball state championship game, in Taylorsville on Saturday, March 6, 2021. Addisyn Johnson defended by Delaney Baker
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Fremont’s Kallin Freestone celebrates as Fremont defeats Herriman High School in the 6A girls basketball state championship game, in Taylorsville on Saturday, March 6, 2021.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Westlake’s Noah Madsen and Noah McCord reach for a loose ball as Davis defeats Westlake High School in the 6A boys basketball state championship game, in Taylorsville on Saturday, March 6, 2021.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Timpview vs Farmington, high school basketball semifinals, in Taylorsville on Friday, March 5, 2021. Jake Wahlin
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Lehi vs Sproingville, high school basketball semifinals, in Taylorsville on Friday, March 5, 2021.

Week Nine

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A group of people, including many BYU students, shine Pride colors on the Y on the mountain above BYU in Provo on Thursday, March 4, 2021.

Assignment: Rainbow Y

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A group of people, including many BYU students, shine Pride colors on the Y on the mountain above BYU in Provo on Thursday, March 4, 2021.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A group of people, including many BYU students, shine Pride colors on the Y on the mountain above BYU in Provo on Thursday, March 4, 2021.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A group of people, including many BYU students, shine Pride colors on the Y on the mountain above BYU in Provo on Thursday, March 4, 2021.

So honored to have been the only member of the media on Y Mountain when this happened. Wow.

Week Eight

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Christian Weinrich, biologist, at the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District's facility on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021.

Assignment: Teachers Rally

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Salt Lake City School District teachers and students rally at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021.

Assignment: Mosquito Abatement

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Sgt. 1st Class Sean Conorich working at a COVID-19 testing site run by the Utah National Guard at the Utah State Fairpark in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021.

Assignment: COVID-19 Testing

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Christian Weinrich, biologist, at the Salt Lake City Mosquito Abatement District’s facility on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021.

Week Seven

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Max Crebs breaking at the HERC Hip Hop Education Center in Salt Lake City on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021.

Assignment: Breakin

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Max Crebs breaking at the HERC Hip Hop Education Center in Salt Lake City on Monday, Feb. 15, 2021.

Assignment: Snowfall

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) A skier in Liberty Park as a winter storm continues to drop snow in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021.

Week Six

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Paris Hilton after speaking on SB-127 to the Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Standing Committee in Salt Lake City on Monday, Feb. 8, 2021.

Assignment: Paris Hilton testifies against “troubled-teen” centers

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Paris Hilton after speaking on SB-127 to the Senate Judiciary, Law Enforcement, and Criminal Justice Standing Committee in Salt Lake City on Monday, Feb. 8, 2021.

State Street

Week Four

Assignment: State of the City

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall delivers the State of the City address from the City Council Chambers in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021.



Week Three

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz center Derrick Favors (15) pulls in a rebound ahead of New Orleans Pelicans center Steven Adams (12) as the Utah Jazz host the New Orleans Pelicans, NBA basketball in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

Assignment: Capitol Protest

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Trump supporter Martin Turner at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) National Guard troops at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021.
(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Members of the Bois of Liberty at the state Capitol in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021.

Assignment: Jazz v Pelicans

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz center Derrick Favors (15) pulls in a rebound ahead of New Orleans Pelicans center Steven Adams (12) as the Utah Jazz host the New Orleans Pelicans, NBA basketball in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021.

Week Two


Assignment: Utah v Colorado

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Utes forward Timmy Allen (1) drives on Colorado Buffaloes forward Jeriah Horne (41) as Utah hosts Colorado, NCAA basketball in Salt Lake City on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021.


Assignment: The Virus – Online School

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Kate Bowen, a ninth grader at Hillcrest Junior High, does online schoolwork at her home in Murray on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021.

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) The Ivy, a cocktail bar in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021.

Week One

Assignment: Inauguration of Gov. Spencer Cox

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) The inauguration of Spencer Cox as Utah’s 18th Governor at Tuacahn Center for the Arts in Ivins on Monday, Jan. 4, 2021.


Assignment: Pro-Trump rally


(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Rev. Nurjhan Govan with “Tiny” at her Taylorsville home on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. Govan was living in her car with 10 Yorkies who were then taken by the Animal Protection dept, alleging mistreatment. She got four of them back, and hopes for the rest to be returned sometime this spring.