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[ 14 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

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

Written by: Jim McCulloch | 801-863-7004 | Jim.McCulloch@uvu.edu

Madeline Black, a first-year student at Utah Valley University’s Culinary Arts Institute, was named the nation’s Student Chef of the Year at the American Culinary Federation’s national convention held in Orlando, Florida, July 8-13th.

Black, a sophomore from Provo, becomes the second straight national champion from UVU’s Culinary Arts Institute. Last year, UVU’s Michelle Stephenson won the same title, the first in UVU history. (more…)

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[ 13 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

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

Utah Valley University will welcome more than 600 Utah middle-school students to campus on Friday, July 14, for the Sci-Tech EXPO, a major one-day event providing hands-on experiences designed to engage and inspire students to pursue college studies in preparation for career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). (more…)

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[ 11 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

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

 

London – Utah Valley University (UVU) President Matthew S. Holland addressed the All Party Parliamentary Group on Foreign Affairs, which assembled to discuss “Education Reform: A Key Response to Current International Challenges.” The remarks and discussion were held yesterday at the Palace of Westminster in a House of Lords committee room for cross-party members of both Houses and guests. One of three guest speakers, President Holland spoke about the impact for the State of Utah of incorporating vocational programs and a four-year academic institution under one roof at UVU. He also shared perspectives gained from his summer position as a Senior Associate at Pembroke College, University of Oxford, and collaboration with U.K. innovators on ways to improve vocational models. (more…)

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[ 23 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

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

Utah Valley University welcomed three new members Thursday to its Board of Trustees—former Weber State University president Paul H. Thompson of Orem, new UVUSA president Rob Smith, and Nebo School District superintendent Richard C. Nielsen of Spanish Fork. (more…)

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