Articles Archive for June 2009

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[30 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 30, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Ian Wilson (801) 863-8285 UVU’s Woodbury School of Business has rolled out the gold and green carpet this week to welcome six-time award-winning business professor from the University of Notre Dame, James H. Davis. Davis will be visiting UVU through Thursday to collaborate on a business [...]

Sports & Athletics »

[17 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

All-time juco home run king is playing for LA Dodgers June 17, 2009 Former Wolverine Mitch Jones became just the second Utah Valley player to appear in a Major League Baseball game when he pinch-hit for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night. Jones made his debut with an at-bat in the bottom of the [...]

Academics »

[12 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 12, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Linda Makin (801) 863-8457 Utah Rep. Dave Clark, Santa Clara, called Utah Valley University a “lean, mean, educating machine,” while Commissioner William Sederburg believes UVU to be the most efficiently run university in the state. But former UVU Interim President Elizabeth Hitch knows the secret behind [...]

Academics »

[11 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 11, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Maryna Storrs (801) 863-8897 Five government leaders from Kyrgyzstan participating in the Open World Program will spend June 12-20 in Utah examining legal education, social issues and library management systems. Utah Valley University’s Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy is hosting the delegation for Open World. [...]

Academics, Community »

[11 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 11, 2009 For Immediate Release The Utah Valley University police department, in conjunction with other local law enforcement agencies and emergency response teams, will carry out the largest active shooter simulation ever conducted in Utah County on Sunday, June 14 at UVU’s Orem campus. “This has never been done to this scale,” UVU police [...]

Community »

[11 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 11, 2009 For Immediate Release The estimated 8,000 Utah Valley University students who regularly use public transportation to get to and from campus could see a smoother commute if national, state and local transportation agencies approve a plan to upgrade transportation services. The Federal Transit Administration (FTA), the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), Utah Transit [...]

Community »

[4 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 4, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Detective K. Liddiard (801) 863-6744 Chris Taylor (801) 863-8484 (801) 472-8588 Imposters posing as Utah Valley University music students have been reportedly going door to door seeking donations, claiming that their UVU music group is raising money to perform with the London Philharmonic Orchestra. “These people [...]

Community »

[4 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 4, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Chris Taylor (801) 472-8588 Written by: Erin Spurgeon (801) 750-5806 The suspicious substance found earlier this morning in Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Business Building has been tested by local hazmat teams, as well as an independent lab and a support team from the National Guard. All [...]

Academics, Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[2 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

June 2, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Jared Stein (801) 863-8929 Three keynote speakers with extensive expertise in the importance of social media in education highlight the fifth annual Teaching with Technology Idea Exchange (TTIX) to be held on the Utah Valley University campus June 4-5. “We want professors from not just UVU, [...]