Articles Archive for September 2010

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[28 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 28, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Elaine Englehardt (801) 863-6464 University Marketing & Communications: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 Utah Valley University students and faculty will study the responsibilities and ethics involved in the recent BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill with renowned scientist Steven Reiber and several UVU faculty members on Oct. 4 […]

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[28 Sep 2010 | One Comment | ]

September 28, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Michael Walker (801) 863-6608 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Amie Wells (801) 863-7036 Utah Valley University Wasatch campus staff members have teamed up with their students to co-organize the “UVU Wasatch Campus 5K Classic Run/Walk and Free Kids Race” which will […]

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[28 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 28, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Daniel Horns (801) 863-8582 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University welcomes scientific minds to campus on Oct. 6 from 8-9 a.m. to Centre Stage in the Sorensen Student Center, for its Science for Breakfast series, […]

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[24 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 24, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Michael Minch (801) 863-7482 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley Unversity’s Peace and Justice Studies program will host a lecture by award-winning director Trent Harris on Sept. 28. This presentation will introduce the services provided to families and communities in crisis through […]

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[24 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 24, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Michael Minch (801) 863-7482 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Ernesto Escobar (801) 822-1901 Utah Valley University’s Peace and Justice Studies will host a lecture about the future global outlook of land mines on Sept. 28 at 10 a.m. in the UVU […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[24 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 24, 2010 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brad Plothow (801) 669-3134 Utah Valley University recently selected Brian D. Birch, a philosophy professor who has been heavily involved in the institution’s efforts in engaged learning, to fill the newly created role of associate vice president for academic […]

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[24 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 24, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Roxanne Hutchens (775) 224-1312 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Roxanne Hutchens (775) 224-1312 Utah Valley University is the first stop on MTV’s multi-city Campus Invasion Tour that kicks off Sept. 25 at 7 p.m. at the UCCU Center, UVU’s events center. […]

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[23 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 23, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Diana Hunter (801) 863-7427 or Susan Palmer (801) 863-8004 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah is known for its scenic landscapes and mountains, but even more so, it is known for the many opportunities to ski. It is estimated that 10 to 12 […]

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[23 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 23, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Toni Harris (801) 863-6816 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s College of Humanities & Social Sciences, in conjunction with its advisory board and the department of behavioral sciences, is celebrating National Adoption Awareness Month with […]

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[23 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 23, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Bruce Jackson (801) 863-7431 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Student leaders from high schools and colleges around the state will gather at Utah Valley University on Oct. 5 for the 11th annual Leadership Conference in the UCCU […]

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[23 Sep 2010 | 8 Comments | ]

September 23, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Todd Low (801) 863-6434 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim McCulloch (801) 863-7004 Utah Valley University’s racing team set a new world land speed record last weekend during the 24th annual World of Speed event held at the Bonneville Salt Flats […]

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[23 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 23, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Hilary Demske (801) 863-7360 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Hilary Demske (801) 863-7360 The Music Department at Utah Valley University is proud to present the world-famous Belgian pianist Daan Vandewalle in concert Oct. 4 at 7:30 p.m. in UVU’s Ragan Theater […]

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[21 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 21, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Isaac Walters (801) 863-8434 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Isaac Walters (801) 863-8434 Utah Valley University’s Theatre Arts department stages its second production of the 2010-2011 season with Sophocles’s “Antigone,” in conjunction with President Matthew S. Holland’s Freshmen Reading Program. “Antigone” […]

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[20 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 20, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Nancy Cannon (801) 863-8844 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 Often performing to sold-out crowds, with eight albums and over 3 million downloaded songs, Jon Schmidt is a man that has proven he can draw people in with […]

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[20 Sep 2010 | No Comment | ]

September 20, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Jennie Briggs (801) 863-8498 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 Flight simulator? Check. Chemistry experiments? Check. Robots? Check. On Saturday, Sept. 25, the fifth annual Empowering Your Tomorrow (EYT) Boys’ Conference will take place at Utah Valley University, […]