ABC4 Utah: First Chinese Woman Wins Miss Utah 2023 Crown

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — The Miss Utah 2023 Competition has come to a close with Sarah Sun, Miss Aspen Hills, now the reigning titleholder and the first Chinese woman to win the Miss Utah crown.

Sun, a second-generation Chinese immigrant, is a student at Brigham Young University studying International Strategy & Diplomacy and is planning on pursuing a Juris Doctorate and MBA from Harvard University, according to a press release.

As her initiative, Sun is focusing on “Reducing Recidivism Through Art Education,” meaning she is working on reducing the probability that inmates at the Utah State Prison will re-offend by making art education available to them.

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