Articles Archive for February 2011

Alumni, Education, Utah System of Higher Education »

[25 Feb 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

Jeffrey Alan Johnson, senior research analyst, UVU Institutional Research & Information

Higher education strengthens citizens, families and communities as well as the economy. Economic benefits to both graduates and the community are, of course, one of the most important reasons for public higher education. But two recent studies by UVU Institutional Research & Information show that higher education contributes much to graduates’ personal growth as well … [More]

Campus, Education, Students »

[22 Feb 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

Stephanie Bott, assistant textbook manager of the UVU Bookstore

It is a common misconception that college stores make a large profit on textbooks. This is something that we understand better than people think we do. We know the high cost of textbooks is very hard to handle, and we’re looking for any alternative to help keep those costs down … [More]

Campus, Students, Training »

[14 Feb 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

William A. Erb, senior director of Student Health Services

Every day thousands of students cross the threshold of UVU classrooms and interact with our amazing faculty. As I talk to faculty about what they see in their students, they say there is a continuum ranging from hope and energy all the way to desperation and chaos. How can we help the latter? … [More]

Campus, IT »

[4 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

Jynae Bird, administrative assistant of UVU’s Senior Director Technology Support Service

Big news: the UVAnnounce weekly e-mail blast is switching from Monday morning to Thursday morning. We figured this would be a good time to remind everyone — especially the non-users — of the powerful tools UVAnnounce brings to the table … [More]

Blog Admin »

[1 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

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