Utah System of Higher Education

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[31 Aug 2011 | 5 Comments | ]

Linda Makin, UVU’s Chief Planning, Budget, and Policy Officer


Recently the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems reported that “the Utah System of Higher Education remains one of the most cost-effective systems in the country.” But how does this efficiency impact taxpayers and students? … [More]

Education, Students, Training, Utah System of Higher Education »

[8 Jun 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

Jared Stein, director, Innovation in Instruction and Technology


As UVU enrollment grows, so does the demand for classroom space. Distance Education is responding to this challenge by providing a variety of 21st-century solutions that maintain high-caliber instruction, including online and broadcast courses. Recently DE has keyed in on an innovative delivery approach known as a “hybrid course” … [More]

Alumni, Education, Students, Utah System of Higher Education, UVU Administration »

[25 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

Ian K. Wilson, UVU vice president for Academic Affairs


As Utah Valley University prepares for its 70th Commencement, which, for the first time ever, will include a full processional, many of us could probably use a crash course in academic ceremonies … [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]

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]

Utah Legislature, Utah System of Higher Education »

[21 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

Val Hale, vice president for University Relations and UVU’s liaison with the Utah Legislature for the 2011 session


The 2011 Utah legislative session begins Jan. 24 and continues through March 10. Once again, the legislature will consider many issues that directly or indirectly affect Utah Valley University and higher education … [More]