Articles Archive for September 2011

Alumni, Community, Engagement, UVU Administration »

[30 Sep 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

Val Hale, vice president for UVU’s University Relations

You have all seen the billboards and bus ads proclaiming Utah Valley University an “engaged” university. What does that mean? One important component of engagement deals with the institution’s involvement with local communities. Essentially, we want to be both in the community and of the community … [More]

Education, Students, UVU Administration »

[27 Sep 2011 | 4 Comments | ]

Michelle Taylor, Associate Vice President of UVU’s Enrollment Management

The mission of UVU is to provide access to higher education through an open admissions process for students with diverse academic abilities, whose skill sets prepare them for everything from developmental courses to graduate level work and all ability levels in between … [More]

Education, Students »

[21 Sep 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

Jennifer Orchard, Pre-Health Counselor for UVU’s Career/Academic Counseling Center

You can go to any medical school you want after going to UVU! UVU students are currently attending and have been accepted to top medical schools across the country, including the University of Utah, NYU, Michigan State, Penn State, Kirksville and Boston University, to name a few … [More]

Campus, Construction, UVU Administration »

[13 Sep 2011 | One Comment | ]

Val Brown, UVU Director of Dining Services

This school year is turning out to be one of the busiest of any years past. The Centre Courte Food Court is now featuring brand new Subway and Costa Vida restaurants … [More]