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By Julia Thompson
Mar 12, 2018

Distinguished and Outstanding Eagle Scout Awards

Every year the Utah National Parks Council comes together to recognize Scouting in the community at an event called the Celebration of Eagles. This event includes an award ceremony for those receiving the Distinguished and Outstanding Eagle Scout Award. Distinguished Eagle Established in 1969, the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award is awarded to men who have […]

By Darryl Alder
Nov 17, 2014

STEM and Scouting

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) are considered by most people to be the basis of an advanced civilization. In many environments—including political, governmental, and academic—the strength of the STEM workforce is regarded as an indicator of a nation’s ability to maintain itself in an ever changing future. Involving our youth members in science, technology, […]

By Darryl Alder
Jun 01, 2014

Paul Clyde Receives Silver Antelope

At the Western Region Annual Meeting, May 23, 2014, Paul Clyde was presented the Silver Antelope, the region’s highest honor.  The award is made for noteworthy service of exceptional character to youth by registered Scouters within the territory under the jurisdiction of the Western Region and is conferred by the National Court of Honor of the […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Jun 06, 2013

Celebrating 100 years of Eagle Scouts

This year the Boy Scouts of America celebrates 100 Years of Eagle Scouts. The Eagle Award is the highest rank a boy can achieve. The experience of acquiring the Eagle is never forgotten, the lessons learned embedded in the memories of those who walked that long road. It is an award that is recognized throughout […]

By Utah National Parks Council
Jun 04, 2013

Silver Antelope Award

David A. Wilson of Orem, Utah received the Silver Antelope Award Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the National Annual Meeting in Grapevine, Texas. With 40 years of service, David, an Eagle Scout, has served as a pack committee chair, Scoutmaster, crew Advisor, district Boy Scout commissioner, roundtable commissioner, district Venturing chair, council executive board member, […]

Cheryl Lant, former Primary General President of the LDS Church, and hostess of Influential Women in Scouting, with husband John Lant
By Utah National Parks Council
May 16, 2013

Influential Women in Scouting

This years Influential Women in Scouting kicked off with a flag ceremony by Troop 1114, St. Peter’s Catholic Church in American Fork. Cheryl Lant, Influential Women in Scouting Event Chair, introduced guest speaker Cheryl Asay Esplin, Second Counselor, General Primary Presidency The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Influential Women in Scouting Award […]