Articles Archive for January 2009

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[29 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 29, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Kim Chiu (801) 863-8563 Utah Valley University will be host to global technology leaders from the Women Technology Council, Next Page, Hewlett-Packard, WordPerfect, Omniture and MediConnect Global as part of UVU’s annual Women in Technology conference, Friday, Feb. 13. Conference events will take place 8 a.m. [...]

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[29 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 29, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David R. Connelly (801) 863-8642 With Barack Obama recently sworn into office as the 44th U.S. President, a panel of Utah professors will be at Utah Valley University discussing the topic of “New Presidency: A Turning Point in History?” Feb. 3 at 10 a.m. at Center [...]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[28 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 28, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Barbara Hammond (801) 863-6246 Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts and Department of Music announced today the establishment of the Amanda M. Clifford Memorial Scholarship in music. Clifford, 20, was a junior at UVU, where she played the flute in the Symphony Band and Symphony [...]

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[27 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David Smith (801) 863-8793 With more than 9,000 books memorized and as the inspiration for Dustin Hoffman’s character in the Oscar award-winning movie “Rain Man,” Kim Peek will be at Utah Valley University to share his unique ability this coming Monday. Peek, along with his father, [...]

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[27 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Lesli Baker The Utah Valley University Library will host award-winning comic strip creator Howard Tayler on Friday, Jan. 30, at noon in the Library Lecture Hall (LI 120). Tayler will focus his remarks, entitled “Talent? Who Needs Talent,” on comparing the talented to the hardworking and [...]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[27 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Isaac Walters (801) 863-8434 (801) 349-8188 The Utah Valley University Department of Theatrical Arts and the School of the Arts are remounting their popular production of the staged classic silent film “Nosferatu” at the Ragan Theater, one night only, on Wednesday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. [...]

Academics, Sports & Athletics »

[27 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Dave Kimball (801) 863-6231 OREM, Utah – Five student-athletes were recognized as the fall semester Perry Homes Utah Valley Scholar Athletes at a Wolverine Club luncheon this week. Senior Kristi Lindley (volleyball), senior Mallory Schott (soccer), junior Trisha Coombs (women’s cross country), sophomore Casen Eldredge (wrestling), [...]

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[23 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 23, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Julia Fullmer (801) 863-6768 The Reed & Christine Halladay Executive Lecture Series will feature Don Adams, the current president and CEO of Bear River Mutual Insurance Company this coming Thursday, Jan. 29 at noon in the Ragan Theater. Adams attributes his success to growing up on [...]

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[23 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 23, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David Keller (801) 863-6363 This Tuesday, Utah Valley University’s Dr. Laura Hamblin will be recounting her sabbatical experience in Jordan where she lived in refugee camps and interviewed more than 70 women refugees who fled to Jordan to escape the war in Iraq. As part of [...]

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[22 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 22, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Paula F. Keane, Business Solutions Advisor – Domestic, Disney Institute E-mail: Paula.F.Keane@disney.com Phone: (407) 566-6275 Fax: (407) 566-7676 Bob Griffitts, Business Solutions Advisor – International, Disney Institute E-mail: Bob.Griffitts@disney.com Phone: (407) 566-6620 Fax: (407) 566-7676 “Disney Keys to Excellence,” sponsored by UVU, will explore the topics [...]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[22 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 22, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: John Graham (801) 863-6198 Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts is partnering with SCERA to bring the merry mayhem of Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night” to the SCERA Center for the Arts Jan. 30 through Feb. 14 at 7:30 p.m. “Twelfth Night” was named for the [...]

Academics, Community »

[20 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Michael Snapp (801) 863-8219 UVU Career Services & Student Employment (CSSE) will be hosting an Internship & Career Fair on Jan. 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom. This opportunity comes at a time when new graduates will face the [...]

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[16 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 16, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Sam Rushforth, (801) 473-9111 University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor, (801) 863-8484; Brad Plothow, (801) 863-7149 The Utah State Board of Regents approved Utah Valley University’s second master’s degree. In addition to its Master of Education degree, which began classes during fall semester 2008, UVU will [...]

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[15 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 15, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Julia Fullmer (801) 863-6768 he Reed & Christine Halladay Executive Lecture Series will feature Steven J. Lund, vice chairman of Nu Skin Enterprises and executive director of Nourish the Children, this coming Thursday, Jan. 22 at noon in the Ragan Theater. Before joining Nu Skin Enterprises, [...]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[15 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

January 15, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Jeff Neal, PIO (801) 560-1971 This weekend, Jan. 16-17, more than 600 fire fighters will converge upon the Dixie Center in St. George to participate in fire fighter training and education provided by the Utah Fire & Rescue Academy (UFRA). The fire fighters travel from all [...]