Articles Archive for October 2009

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October 30, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Grant Skabelund (801) 863-8709 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 With an increasingly competitive job market in the modern global economy, Utah Valley University students now have a few more options to get a leg up on the [...]

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October 30, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Nancy Bartlett (801) 863-8156 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University will host its second annual policy conference, Best Practices in Policy Management, from 9 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6 in the Sorensen Student [...]

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October 30, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Christina Lowe (435) 671-0001 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Students from the UVU Review, Utah Valley University’s student newspaper, will moderate a debate between incumbent mayoral candidate Jerry Washburn and challenger Philip Hornberger on the eve of [...]

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October 26, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: James Colonna, (801) 863-6188 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jenny Ostraff, (801) 863-6737 The Utah Valley University Symphony Band will perform “Winds of Change,” a concert to be held Tuesday, Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater. “The UVU [...]

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October 22, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Diana Hunter (801) 863-7427 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Susan Palmer (801) 863-7428 Utah Valley University’s Community and Continuing Education program recently unveiled a new training opportunity called “Firm Advantage” to assist businesses without a large marketing budgets looking for skills [...]

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October 22, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Jennie Briggs (801) 863-8498 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Lara Johnson Utah Valley University’s Equity in Education Center will open doors to educational opportunities and various career choices when it hosts its annual boy’s conference, themed “Empower Your Tomorrow, Saturday, Nov. [...]

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October 22, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Alexis Palmer (801) 863-8681 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 As the weather turns colder and the holidays approach, Utah Valley University is turning its attention to Christmas and to people in need. UVU has partnered with Utah [...]

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October 22, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Susan Madsen (801) 863-6176 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Across the nation women enroll in higher education far more often than their male counterparts, but in Utah the fairer sex makes up a drastically lower percentage of [...]

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[22 Oct 2009 | 2 Comments | ]

October 21, 2009 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor, (801) 472-8588 In the wake of the tragic and fatal airplane accident at Provo Airport earlier today, the identity of the pilot involved in the crash has been positively identified, and Utah Valley University has learned that the man was a UVU student [...]

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October 19, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Toni Harris (801) 863-6816 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Vegor Pedersen (801) 863-7068 Utah Valley University is introducing a new program and a new conference to go with it. “Exploring the Miracle: The 2009 Conference on Adoption” will be hosted by [...]

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October 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Mike Harper (801) 863-7046 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University senior Richard Lee knows a good opportunity when he sees it. That’s why the digital media student was headed to Kinko’s Thursday afternoon to print [...]

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October 15, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Donna Fairbanks (801) 863-6538 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jenny Ostraff (801) 863-6737 For the second time in two years, Utah Valley University’s Chamber Orchestra will collaborate with Brigham Young University’s Symphony Orchestra in a concert performance, to be performed at [...]

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October 15, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Isaac Walters (801) 863-8434 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Isaac Walters (801) 863-8434 The Utah Valley University Department of Theatrical Arts will present its second show, an adaptation of the classic horror novel “Something Wicked This Way Comes” by Ray Bradbury, [...]

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October 15, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Briant Farnsworth (801) 863-8006 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 The picture tacked to the bulletin board in Utah Valley University alumna Lindsay Staples’ Brooklyn, N.Y. classroom shows her alma mater with Mount Timpanogos glimmering in the background. [...]

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October 14, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Sam Rushforth (801) 863-6441 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Renowned microbiologist and dean of the Utah Valley University College of Science & Health Sam Rushforth will discuss the vitality of Utah Lake in his presentation “Utah Lake: [...]