Articles Archive for March 2011

Campus, Education, IT, Students »

[28 Mar 2011 | One Comment | ]

Laura Busby, senior coordinator and analyst, Academic Affairs IT


You may have read or heard about the decision to replace Blackboard as UVU’s Learning Management System. Basically, Blackboard Vista will no longer be supported after July 1, 2012 … [More]

Campus, Students, Utah Legislature, Utah System of Higher Education, UVU Administration »

[17 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]

Matthew S. Holland, president of Utah Valley University


Now that the 2011 legislative session has come to a close, I want to give you a brief report on how UVU and higher education fared this year … [More]

Campus, Construction, Students »

[15 Mar 2011 | 7 Comments | ]

Dr. Bob Rasmussen, UVU dean of students


Thanks to the foresight and direction of student leaders, both past and present, a new Student Life and Wellness Center is on the way. The new building is going to be a fantastic addition to UVU’s campus. … [More]

Alumni, Community, Engagement »

[7 Mar 2011 | No Comment | ]

Kent Millington, director of the technology commercialization office at UVU


The famous economist Dr. William Baumol has shown that all of the economic advances since the mid-15th century have been the result of innovation. Further, the pace of innovation has been increasing over time, and we now live in an age wherein innovation is practically exploding. Who knows? Maybe the solutions to some of life’s most fascinating challenges are harbored in the heads and hearts of people walking the halls at UVU … [More]