The 27th Annual U.S. Senate Youth Conference will be Oct. 20 in the State Capitol. Student leaders from the majority of Utah's high schools will attend to learn about American government.

Salt Lake County Mike Stewart will give the keynote address on the conference theme, "Of, For and By the People," at 9 a.m. in the House of Representatives Chamber.Special guests will include members of the state's congressional delegation, Gov. Norm Bangerter, city, county, state and civic leaders.

Two students will be selected by a panel of educators and civic leaders to represent Utah at National Senate Youth Conference in Washington, D.C. in early 1989.