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[ 17 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University student engaged learning through the promotion of the sustainable mountain development (SMD) agenda of the United Nations was highlighted for the first time during the session of the 2017 United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Integration Segment, May 8-10 at the UN Headquarters in New York. The theme of this year’s segment was “Making eradication of poverty an integral objective of all policies: What will it take?” (more…)

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[ 11 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu

 

Utah Valley University and the Woodbury School of Business will present the sixth annual Business and Economic Forum on Thursday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Sorensen Student Center on the University’s Orem Campus.

The public is invited to attend all sessions, including a morning keynote address by Hyrum Smith, the author of several nationally acclaimed books, including “The 10 Natural Laws of Successful Time and Life Management,” “What Matters Most,” and “The Modern Gladiator.” His most current work is “The 3Gaps: Are You Making a Difference?” He is the co-founder and former CEO of Franklin Covey and for three decades he has empowered people to effectively govern their personal and professional lives. (more…)

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[ 10 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Courtney McKinnon | 801-863-5011 | courtneym@uvu.edu

 

Women volunteers from Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University will come together to build a Habitat for Humanity home for University Women Build Day. The build will occur from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, at 420 S. 500 West, Provo. Paige B. Holland, first lady of UVU, will be among the volunteers. This will be the First Lady’s sixth consecutive year working on Habitat home for a Utah County family in need. (more…)

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[ 8 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu 

Utah Valley University is pleased to announce that Stephen Pullen has been appointed as the new dean and artistic director of the School of the Arts, effective July 1, 2017. The title of artistic director reflects the expanded role the School of the Arts is undertaking with its upcoming Noorda Center for the Performing Arts, which is scheduled for completion in 2019.

Pullen has most recently served as chair of the Department of Communication and Theatre Arts at Old Dominion University. He will replace current UVU School of the Arts Dean K. Newell Dayley, who is retiring. (more…)

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