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Contact with Mary Dickson

Contact with Mary Dickson airs weeknights at 9:55 p.m. on KUED. The long-running community service series features interviews with non-profit and arts organizations. Filmed in the KUED studio, the interviews provide an important outlet for more than 300 non-profit groups each year to reach a broader community audience with information about their services and upcoming events.

The Utah Symphony Guild is hosting “A Night in Paris,” its 2017 Fundraising Gala. Edwin Lyons joins Mary to talk about the exciting event.

The Epilepsy Foundation of Utah is hosting its 2017 Warriors of Epilepsy Gala this April. Sarah Hansen joins Mary in the studio to talk about what they have planned.

Spy Hop Productions is holding its 2017 Annual Benefit at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center this May. Executive Director, Kasandra VerBrugghen, joins Mary in the studio to talk about the benefit.

The Senior Charity Care Foundation is holding a Hope Benefit at the Tower at Rice Eccles Stadium. The Foundation's president, Beth Ehrhardt, joins Mary in the Studio to talk about what they have planned.

Arianna Glauser from the University of Utah’s Musical Theatre Senior Class talks to Mary about their upcoming production of "Cats."

Humanities in Focus/Life Through the Lens will be screening social justice documentary films this month. University of Utah Professor of English, Jeff Metcalf talks to Mary about the films they have planned.

The Utah Chapter of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women is hosting a film festival called “Through Women’s Eyes” Shannon Musgrave joins Mary in the studio to talk about the films.


The University of Utah Black Faculty and Staff Association is holding a State of  Black Affairs Summit. Deniece Dortch from the African American Doctoral Scholars Initiative talks to Mary about what they have planned.

Ballet West’s latest production “Journeys and Reflections” showcases three compelling works that explore the range of humanity. Joshua Jones joins Mary in the studio to talk about the production.

Real Women Run is a collaborative nonpartisan initiative to empower women to participate in civic leadership. Erin Jemison, Director of Public Policy at the YWCA talks about the trainings they have coming up in April.

University of Utah Dermatology is raising awareness about Sun Safety. Gillian King joins Mary in the studio to talk about their 2017 Sun Safety Poster Contest.

Trish Hull from the Salt Lake County Library’s Magna Branch talks about their community dialogue called “Text, Talk and Revive Civility. 

The 36th LetterWorks International Lettering Arts Conference is coming to Utah this year. Judy Sommerfeldt joins Mary to explain more about the conference.

Relay Utah provides telecommunication access and equipment to deaf, hard of hearing, and speech challenged individuals. Jodi Goodenough shows us some of their devices and explains how their services work.