Articles Archive for February 2009

Academics, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[27 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Brian Birch (801) 863-8759 Alex Caldiero (801) 863-8038 The UVU Religious Studies Program and Happenings in Humanities present “Perspectives on a Massacre: A Panel Discussion on Mountain Meadows” on Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m. in the UVU Library Lakeview Room. Participants include Richard E. Turley, […]

Sports & Athletics »

[26 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 26, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Dave Kimball (801) 863-6231 (801) 259-0215 FRESNO, Calif. – The Utah Valley University softball team (2-4) lost at No. 15 Fresno State (7-3) 12-1 Thursday in the first of a five-game road trip. Freshman Meghan scored the Wolverines’ run in the third inning after roping a […]

Academics »

[26 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 26, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994 Five government leaders from the Central Asian country of Turkmenistan participating in the Open World Program will spend Feb. 28-March 7 in Utah examining the U.S. audit system. Utah Valley University’s Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy is hosting the delegation for […]

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[26 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 26, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Sam Rushforth (801) 863-6441 Utah Valley University physics professor Steve Wasserbaech will join some of the world’s top minds during a yearlong appointment at the world-renowned CERN laboratory in Geneva, Switzerland. An expert in experimental particle physics, Wasserbaech has been approved for a one-year sabbatical to […]

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[25 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 25, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Elaino Englehardt (801) 863-6464 Two Utah Valley University professors have been invited to present at the first international symposium on “Engineering Ethics Across the Curriculum,” March 9-11 at the Kanazawa Institute of Technology (KIT) in Japan. UVU professor Dr. Elaine Englehardt and visiting scholar and professor […]

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[25 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 25, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Val Hale (801) 863-8335 Preparations for UVUphoria! II have begun, and the first tickets will be available this weekend for the main event, Kelly Clarkson. UVUphoria! is a UVU-hosted event in conjunction with the City of Orem’s Summerfest. “UVUphoria! provides an opportunity for UVU to invite […]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[25 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 25, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Bryce Rytting (801) 863-6822 Utah Valley University’s Department of Music and the School of the Arts is presenting a concert featuring student singers, instrumentalists and composers March 2 in the Ragan Theater at 7:30 p.m. The UVU Student Soloist Concert is the result of a rigorous […]

Academics, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[23 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 23, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Julia Fullmer (801) 863-6768 The Reed & Christine Halladay Executive Lecture Series will feature Linda Perry Walton, this Thursday, Feb. 26 in the Ragan Theater. The presentation will begin at noon. Walton owns Walton & Associates Public Relations. She has been instrumental in community development for […]

Academics, Community »

[20 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Spencer Jenkins (801) 321-7110 (801) 755-2997 SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) announced Friday that its enrollment numbers for Spring 2009 increased by 9,548 total students from Spring 2008, an increase of 7.42%. “The year-to-year increase in Spring 2009 is consistent […]

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[20 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David Smith (801) 863-8793 Former United Nations Ambassador for Pakistan Munir Akram will provide insight on Middle Eastern politics, conflict and issues when he addresses the UVU community Tuesday, Feb. 24. Akram will speak at noon in the Sorensen Student Centre Ballroom. A private faculty and […]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[18 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 18, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Dough Anderson (801) 863-8262 Students in Utah Valley University’s Department of Art & Visual Communications know that the first step in getting a great job out of college is paying their dues during an internship. This semester 20 students, whose interests vary from graphic design to […]

Arts & Entertainment »

[18 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 18, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Amy Markgraf-Jacobson (801) 863-6394 Utah Valley University’s Synergy Dance Company, along with the Department of Dance and the School of the Arts, present “Velocity,” an evening of dynamic and reflective contemporary dance. The event will be held on March 6, with shows at 4:30 and 7:30 […]

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[17 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Scott Asbell (801) 863-8754 Utah Valley University’s Department of Dance in the School of the Arts is presenting its annual Winter Ballroom Dance Festival, a competition featuring ballroom dance teams from across the region, Feb. 19-21 at the Orem Campus. All levels and styles will be […]

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[13 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 13, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Isaac Walters (801) 863-8434 (801) 349-8188 Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts and Department of Theatrical Arts are presenting the Greek tragedy, “Electra” by Euripides, March 5-14 at the Provo Theatre Company. The curtains will open at 7:30 p.m. Euripides’ classic play explores the impact […]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Engaged Learning »

[11 Feb 2009 | No Comment | ]

February 11, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Sharon Richardson (801) 863-6818 As one of only a rare few educational field stations located in a national park, Utah Valley University’s Capitol Reef Field Station is celebrating its state-of-the-art facility with performances and giveaways Thursday, Feb. 19 at 1 p.m. at Centre Stage in the […]