Articles Archive for February 2010

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February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Louise Illes (801) 863-6040 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 Science and breakfast don’t commonly go hand-in-hand, but UVU’s College of Science & Health is putting them together once again. “Science for Breakfast” is a series that was [...]

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[26 Feb 2010 | 2 Comments | ]

February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Jerri Allphin (801) 863-8553 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Lara Johnson Each year, the United States spends more than $10 billion on waste disposal. Among this waste is approximately 35 billion plastic bottles. But beginning this spring, Utah Valley University graduating [...]

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[26 Feb 2010 | One Comment | ]

February 26, 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 UVU Community Education in conjunction with UVU’s Noorda Theatre will be offering summer theater classes for community youth with the 2010 theme, “Be a Star – The Best [...]

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[26 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Christopher Clark (801) 863-8345 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jenny Ostraff (801) 863-6737 Last week, 30 students from Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts traveled to St. George, Utah to participate in the American College Theatre Festival at Dixie State [...]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[26 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Farah Chase Dunn (801) 863-6794 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Landon Hallman Utah County residents may not realize that in a short 10 minutes, they can greatly impact the future of their community. Funding for infrastructure, beautification projects, education, roads, public [...]

Academics, Engaged Learning, Sports & Athletics »

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February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Todd Low (801) 863-6434 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 The UVU Automotive Club and Wolverine Racing Team are revving their engines in preparation for a high-octane engaged learning experience at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway this week. [...]

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February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Doris Trujillo (801) 616-9200 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Contemporary Dance Ensemble is delving into the physical and abstract concepts of human life and interaction in its new concert, “Structures,” at the Ragan Theater [...]

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[22 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Val Hale (801) 863-8335 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 In a very generous and timely gesture, the Marc and Debbie Bingham family has offered a one million dollar match for any funds raised in the 2010 calendar [...]

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[22 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Ron Hammond (801) 863-8344 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 Are you a Jack or a Jill that keeps falling for jerks? Are you an engaged lovebird or a newlywed that wants tips on how to maintain a [...]

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[19 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 19, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: William Cobb (801) 863-8846 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 UVU’s Turning Points in History Lecture Series brings in scholars from across the country each semester to discuss vital intersections in history – “turning points” that left our [...]

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[19 Feb 2010 | 2 Comments | ]

February 19, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Maryna Storrs (801) 863-8897 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 The Open World Program is a unique, nonpartisan initiative of the U.S. Congress designed to build mutual understanding between the United States and Eurasia and to enable emerging [...]

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[19 Feb 2010 | One Comment | ]

February 19, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: David Keller or Don LaVange (801) 863-66455 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 University of Michigan business professor Dave Ulrich has been selected as the 2010 recipient of the Kirk Englehardt Business Ethics award, an award given by the Utah Valley University Center for [...]

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[19 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 19, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Linda Moore (801) 863-6827 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts will present its second annual concert, “Tutus, Triptychs, Timpani and Two-Minute Soliloquies,” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24 and Thursday, Feb. [...]

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[18 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 18, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Madeline Scott (801) 863-6892 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 The recent earthquake in Haiti has put Utah Valley University into action on multiple fronts. But the University’s latest fundraiser to benefit the devastated country is one that [...]

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February 18, 2010 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chris Taylor (801) 863-8484 Utah Valley University grew by 3,108 students this spring semester, more than any other university in the state in terms of sheer student volume, as reported today by the Utah System of Higher Education. Total [...]