Articles Archive for January 2010

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[29 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 29, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Jim McCulloch (801) 863-7004 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim McCulloch (801) 863-7004 A Utah Valley University team recently took top honors at the National Association of Home Builders’ annual Residential Construction Management Competition in Las Vegas. The winning team, comprised [...]

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January 29, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Elaine Englehardt (801) 863-6464 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 Robots are becoming less science fiction and more reality with every day that passes, and UVU plans to address the potential ethics of the industry’s rapid developments Tuesday, [...]

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[29 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 29, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Kristopher Lange (801) 863-8793 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 For five dollars this Tuesday, you can get a haircut and further the cause of science education. The UVU Student Association, in collaboration with the most advanced stylists [...]

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[28 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 28, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Jeri Allphin (801) 863-8553 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Lara Johnson The Utah Valley University Alumni Association and President Matthew S. Holland will present awards to Tom and Leann Powell, Dennis Farnsworth, Dave Carlson and Adam Robertson for their considerable service [...]

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[28 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 27, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Grant Skabelund (801) 863-8709 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Marianna Henry Career counselor Amber Collins has won UVU’s First Annual International Education Essay Contest. The first runner up is Lisa Williamson, academic advisor for ESL and basic composition. The winner receives [...]

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[25 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 25, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Diana Hunter (801) 863-7427 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Susan Palmer (801) 863-8004 Under the guidance of Diana Hunter, senior director, UVU Community & Continuing Education has passed the LERN program review and certification. LERN (Learning Resources Network) is a nonprofit [...]

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[25 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 25, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Mike Moon (801) 863-6030 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Twenty Utah Valley University students will kick off their summer break not by hitting the famous beaches south of the border, but by travelling Mexico to participate in [...]

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[25 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 25, 2010 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 As Utah Valley University business professor Susan Madsen began her year-long research project examining why women in Utah enroll in higher education at a lower rate than their [...]

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[19 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 19, 2010 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Christ Taylor, (801) 863-8484 or 472-8588 The administration at Utah Valley University today announced that it has moved, at the original donor’s request, the McKay name from the McKay Events Center to UVU’s Education Building. The donor, who has elected to [...]

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[19 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 19, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Alexis Palmer (801) 863-8786 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University students and employees as well as area residents who are willing to give something to their community will be eligible to get something back in [...]

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[19 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 19, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Jeri Allphin (801) 863-8553 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Orem resident Harold Park wasn’t a young man when he graduated from what was then Central Utah Vocational School in 1942. He’d come to higher education late, looking [...]

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[19 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 19, 2010 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 Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts is proud to announce its first show of the new year, “Urinetown: The Musical,” a satirical comedy musical about a town [...]

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[14 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 14, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: David Wilson (801) 863-6916 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 The outcome of Brown v. Board of Education cemented the American government’s condemnation of institutionalized segregation. How, then, could a man argue on behalf of a state that [...]

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[14 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 14, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Barbara Hammond (801) 863-6246 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Lucille Stoddard is a woman of many faces. For Utah Valley University, she has been a business department chair, a dean, an academic vice president and twice an [...]

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[8 Jan 2010 | No Comment | ]

January 8, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994, Maryna Storrs (801) 863-8897 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Maryna Storrs (801) 863-8897 Alexey Semyonov, vice president and director of the Andrei Sakharov Foundation, and his wife Elizabeth will lecture on defense of human rights at Utah [...]