Articles Archive for August 2009

Community, Engaged Learning »

[31 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]

August 31, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Kena Mathews (801) 344-8527 UVU’s successful completion of a Habitat for Humanity house in the spring of 2008 has led to a second partnership with Utah County’s chapter of Habitat for Humanity. This Thursday Sept. 3, the ground will be broken on the two-story, four-bedroom, two-bath [...]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[27 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]

August 7, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Jolene Nuttall (801) 863-7710 The Utah Fire & Rescue Academy, housed by Utah Valley University, has something big to boast about. Its state-of-the-art mobile emergency simulator, known as the Mobile Command Training Center (MCTC), is one of a kind in the Western United States, with the [...]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[27 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]

August 27, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Michael Snapp (801) 863-8219 Six business students and two professionals from Utah Valley University just returned from a four-day trip to New York City, intended to introduce students aspiring to the ranks of Wall Street to important contacts and companies in the city. The trip included [...]

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[26 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]

August 26, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Don LaVange (801) 863-6455 Congressman Rob Bishop will be speaking at Utah Valley University Monday on “Why It Is Important to Choose a Political Philosophy.” Congressman Bishop spent nearly two decades in the Utah State Legislature and now represents Utah in the United States House of [...]

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[21 Aug 2009 | No Comment | ]

August 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Elaine Englehardt (801) 863-6464 Steve Forbes, editor-in-chief of Forbes Magazine and 1996 and 2000 presidential candidate, will headline Senator Orrin Hatch’s economic forum, titled “The Fiscal Future of America,” Friday, Aug. 28 at Utah Valley University. Joining Sen. Hatch and Forbes for the panel will be [...]