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Utah Clean Air Rally

Tuesday, January 27th

Pete Earley Lecture: The National Alliance on Mental Illness Utah will present “An Evening with Pete Earley,” Jan. 27, 2015. Earley is one of America’s most known mental health advocates and is a Pulitzer Prize-nominated author of “Crazy: A Father’s Search Through America’s Mental Health Madness.” The event is free, but registration is required. Visit www.namiut.org for information. Details: Starts at 6:30 p.m. at Rowland Hall-St. Marks (843 Lincoln St., Salt Lake City).

Diversity series Tricia Rose: As part of the 2014-2015 Bastian Foundation Diversity Lecture Series, Westminster will host a lecture by Tricia Rose titled “Imagining Justice: African-American Culture and Social Change.” Rose is professor of Africana studies at Brown University and is an internationally respected scholar of post-civil rights era black U.S. culture, popular music, social issues, gender and sexuality. Details: Starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business (1840 S. 1300 East, Salt Lake City).

Wednesday, January 28th

U.S. Supreme CourtJustice Sonia Sotomayor: Justice Sonia Sotomayor will speak at the University of Utah on Jan. 28, 2015. Justice Sotomayor will speak and participate in a questions and answer session at noon. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. A select number of tickets will be open to the public starting on Dec. 1, 2014, at the Rice-Eccles Stadium Ticket Office, 451 S. 1400 East. Tickets must be picked up in person. For more information, visit fyi.utah.edu/2014/story_27612.html. Details: Starts at noon at the Jon M. Huntsman Center (1825 E. South Campus Drive, Salt Lake City).

Saturday, January 31st

Clean Air, No Excuses: We, the people of Utah, deserve clean air. We are willing to do our part, now the Legislature and big industry need to do theirs. No excuses! Details: From 12-1 p.m. at the Utah State Capitol.

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