Articles Archive for September 2009

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[30 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 29, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Danny Damron (801) 863-8703 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Marianna Henry (801) 863-8306 Award-winning documentary filmmaker Dodge Billingsley will present at Utah Valley University’s Global Spotlight: South Asia at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5 in the UVU Library Auditorium. Billingsley’s lecture, […]

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[30 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 29, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Kim Strunk (801) 863-7225 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jenny Ostraff (801) 863-6820 “Through dance we can bring the world to our students,” said Kim Strunk, UVU associate professor of dance and cultural exchange coordinator. And the UVU Department of Dance […]

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[30 Sep 2009 | One Comment | ]

September 29, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 With work spanning the globe, from nonprofit committees to tsunamis, leprosy to entrepreneurship, women and children to impoverished families, Padma Vankatamaran stands among the great world humanitarians. Vankatamaran […]

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[29 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 29, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Val Hale (801) 863-8335 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University will celebrate the inauguration of its sixth president, Matthew S. Holland, with a week of inaugural events beginning Monday, Oct. 5 and culminating with the inaugural ceremonies for President Holland Friday, […]

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[28 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 24, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Jennie Briggs (801) 863-8498, Peggy Pasin (801) 863-8080, Turning Point Center for Personal and Career Development (801) 863-7580 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 More than 900 T-shirts will be on display Oct. 1 and 2 at Utah […]

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[28 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 24, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Steve Bule (801) 863-7378 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jenny Ostraff (801) 863-6737 The Springville Museum of Art will host this year’s UVU Art & Visual Communications Faculty Exhibition. Due to the large number of faculty, the Springville Museum of Art […]

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[23 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 23, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Jennifer Finlinson, Susan Richards (801) 319-7813 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jackie Colledge (801) 863-7480 The Utah Regional Ballet (URB), one of Utah’s two professional ballet companies, will perform an award-winning contemporary program featuring “Other Side of the Door” and “Blink” […]

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September 23, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: David Keller (801) 863-6363 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 The governing structure of institutions of higher education is the topic of a day-long symposium held at Utah Valley University this Thursday, Sept. 24, as leading scholars and […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Nancy Cannon (801) 863-8844 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University Envision Winter Guard club will host popular Utah musician Jon Schmidt in a concert at UVU’s Ragan Theater at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 28. […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Shad Sorenson (801) 863-7072, Cory Duckworth (801) 863-6158 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony from 11 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Sept. 24 to celebrate the opening of the renovated Losee […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | 3 Comments | ]

September 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Shane Draper (801) 885-5753 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University Rodeo team kicked off its season at the Southern Utah University rodeo in Cedar City, Utah, last week with both the men’s and women’s […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[21 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Brian Birch (801) 863-5759, Michael Minch (801) 863-7482 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 In conjunction with the United Nations General Assembly, students from Utah Valley University will travel to New York this week to explore issues in diplomacy, peace-building and democracy in the […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | One Comment | ]

September 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: J.C. Graham (801) 863-6073 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 For five days in late September Utah Valley University will host a variety of speakers, screenings and activities to raise awareness about suicide, the second leading cause of […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: William Cobb (801) 863-8846 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University will host historian and author Dr. Edith Gelles on Sept. 21, for a lecture about the lives of John and Abigail Adams. The 7 p.m. […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Katreena Davis (801) 863-7022 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Normally, an old Chevrolet El Camino isn’t worth a second look. But more than 300 local high school students and plenty of speed fiends will be watching closely […]