Articles Archive for July 2010

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[29 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 29, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Donna Fairbanks (801) 863-6538 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Violin teachers and students from all over the valley are benefiting from a visit to Utah Valley University from world-renowned master violinists Igor and Vesna Gruppman from the […]

Academics, Community »

[29 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 29, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Yudi Lewis (801) 863-7297 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Instead of kicking back over summer break, 175 Latino high school students from the area have been academically engaged and will soon earn six college credit hours through […]

Academics, Community »

[29 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 29, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Ron Hammond (801) 863-8344 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 The Utah Valley University community is coming together in support of a UVU student who was the victim of a brutal sexual assault on June 9 near a student apartment complex in Provo. Because […]

Academics, Community »

[22 Jul 2010 | One Comment | ]

July 22, 2010 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University athletic director Michael Jacobsen will be in good company when he is presented this year’s Pioneers of Progress Award for sportsmanship and athletics. Jacobsen joins former award recipients Steve Young, Larry H. […]

Academics »

[22 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 22, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Val Peterson (801) 863-8486, or Jim Michaelis (801) 863-8996 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 On Wednesday, the state of Utah awarded the contract bid for the new Utah Valley University science building to Big-D Construction of Salt […]

Academics, Sports & Athletics »

[20 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 20, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: James Warnick (801) 863-6231 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: James Warnick (801) 863-6231 ATLANTA -  The Utah Valley University women’s basketball team was recognized on Tuesday by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) for having the best NCAA Division I team […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[13 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 13, 2010 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 Beginning last January, UVU Marketing Chair Paul Dishman taught the people of Montenegro about capitalism and free enterprise during a prestigious six-month Fulbright scholarship. The tiny Baltic country is one of the world’s youngest autonomous […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[8 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 8, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Danny Damron, director of UVU’s International Center (801) 863-8703 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University faculty and administrators recently returned from a two-week faculty study seminar to China, the kick-off event for UVU’s 2010-2011 Global Spotlight: China. Organized, planned and funded […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[1 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 1, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Darin Taylor (801) 863-8168 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 At the 46th annual SkillsUSA National Championships held June 21-25 in Kansas City, Mo., UVU students brought home 10 national medals, including two gold, six silver and two […]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[1 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 1, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Steve Bule (801) 863-7378 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Tiffany Lieu (801) 863-6737 Utah Valley University has received approval for an Art Education program. The Utah State Board of Regents authorized the University to offer the Bachelor of Science degree program […]