Articles Archive for March 2009

Academics, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[27 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David R. Keller (801) 863-6363 The 22nd annual UVU Symposium on Environmental Ethics: Energy Alternatives for the 21st Century, with featured speakers from political and professional environmental entities, will be held April 1-2 at the Library Auditorium (LI 120) to address growing concerns with the environment. [...]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[27 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Steven Bule (801) 863-7378 Graduating seniors in Utah Valley University’s Department of Art & Visual Communications are putting the finishing touches on pieces for their gallery shows this spring as part of their requirements for a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. “We’ve seen tremendous growth with [...]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[27 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Alexis Palmer (801) 863-8681 Utah Campus Compact and the Utah Valley University Volunteer & Service-Learning Center will honor three individuals and one community entity for becoming outstanding faculty, staff, student and community partners in civic engagement at the annual Utah Campus Compact Statewide Recognition Event Thursday, [...]

Community »

[26 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 26, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Alexis Palmer (801) 863-8681 Humanitarian projects, a blood drive, Adopt-A-Grandparent and a carnival for children with disabilities are just a few of the events planned for Utah Valley University’s UVolunteer week of service scheduled to begin March 30 and run through April 4. “UVU’s mission statement [...]

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[24 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 24, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994 Inquiring minds visiting UVU for the Turkic world governance conference this week will be greeted by Governor Huntsman, Senator Bennett, UVU (Interim) President Liz Hitch and numerous other officials, from locally and abroad. This event marks the first segment of a three-part [...]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[20 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Angie Banchero-Kelleher (801) 863-6453 Fourteen senior dance students from UVU’s School of the Arts will present their choreography in ballet, ballroom or modern dance in UVU’s second annual senior capstone dance concert entitled “Venture” April 2-4 at 7:30 p.m. in PE 152. “It’s a good way [...]

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[20 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Julia Fullmer (801) 863-6768 The Reed & Christine Halladay Executive Lecture Series will feature Richard Wilson, owner of Wilson Diamonds, this coming Thursday, March 26 in the Ragan Theater. The presentation will begin at noon. Wilson got into the diamond business while he was still in [...]

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[20 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will be the featured speaker at Utah Valley University’s 68th Commencement May 1. He and Frances, his wife of nearly 60 years, will also be presented with honorary degrees [...]

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[20 Mar 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

March 20, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Eileen Doyle Crane (801) 863-6779 UVU students interested in pursuing a law degree are invited to attend the 2009 Spring Dean’s Night this Wednesday, March 25 in the Sorensen Student Center, conference room 206ABC. Representatives from Kaplan and ACE LSAT Prep will advise on how best [...]

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[19 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 19, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Cheryl Levi (801) 863-7322 In conjunction with Wolverine Wednesday, current or prospective UVU students, interested in exploring summer classes, are invited to attend a “Summer Kick-off” event Wednesday, March 25 at the UVU Orem campus’ Center Courtyard. From noon to 1 p.m., University representatives will be [...]

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[17 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David Tinney (801) 863-6756 The Utah Valley University Department of Theatrical Arts and the School of the Arts, in partnership with the Sundance Resort, announce auditions for its summer musical “The Fantasticks” to be held March 26-27, from 6-11 p.m., at the Gunther Technology Building, room [...]

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[17 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Patrick Stauffer (801) 787-7818 In association with Downtown Provo Gallery Stroll, some of the UVU School of the Arts’ finest artists will be displaying their artwork in “Event Identity: Heck Yes Our Heads Are In The Clouds!” at the Utah County Health and Justice Building (151 [...]

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[16 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 16, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Maureen Andrade (801) 863-6832 After more than three years of completing self-studies, gathering data and submitting reports, Utah Valley University’s Math Lab and Peer Tutoring programs were recognized with the National Association for Developmental Education (NADE) Distinguished Certification in its national conference recently held in Greensboro, [...]

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[15 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 15, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David Smith (801) 863-8793 Today and tomorrow in the Sorensen Student Center, UVUSA will be hosting a two-day symposium titled “A New U.” Four speakers, including Jeanette Hales Beckham, chair of the UVU Board of Trustees, and Stephen Covey, author of “The Seven Habits of Highly [...]

Sports & Athletics »

[12 Mar 2009 | No Comment | ]

March 12, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: David Kimball (801) 863-6231 OREM, Utah – The Utah Valley University softball team will play six games in three days in Idaho this weekend with games at College of Idaho, at Boise State, and against Eastern Oregon on a neutral field. The Wolverines have already played [...]