Articles Archive for January 2011

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[31 Jan 2011 | 4 Comments | ]

January 31, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808 Utah Valley University student body president Richard Portwood has been selected to speak at the Library of Congress to report back to the federal agency that facilitated a [...]

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[31 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 31, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Susan Madsen (801) 863-6176 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Researchers with Utah Valley University’s Utah Women and Education Project(UWEP) have released the findings of its two-year study into Utah females’ lagging higher education attendance and graduation rates. [...]

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[27 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 27, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Jackie Colledge (801) 863-7480 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 Utah Valley University ballet dancers will perform contemporary numbers choreographed by the finalists of the fourth annual Utah Regional Ballet Choreography Design Project Feb. 10-12 at UVU’s Ragan [...]

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[26 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 25, 2011 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 Theatre will be remounting its production of “She Stoops to Conquer” on Feb. 2 and 4 in the Noorda Theatre before it travels to perform [...]

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[25 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 25, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Danny Damron (801) 863-8703 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brie Joseph (801) 863-8342 An award-winning Washington Post reporter John Pomfret will speak at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. 1 in the Utah Valley University Library auditorium, room 120. His lecture, “Then & [...]

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[21 Jan 2011 | One Comment | ]

January 20, 2011 For more information: Nancy Peterson, (801) 863-8538 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert, (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s School of Education, under the auspices of the Forum on Engaged Reading, will host its inaugural “For the Love of Reading” Literacy Conference on March 11-12 at the [...]

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[19 Jan 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

January 19, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Melissa Hempel (801) 863-6743 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 When people think of graffiti, they often picture a vandal tagging the side of a building. But Utah Valley University’s newest exhibit, “Hidden Voices,” at the UVU Woodbury [...]

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[19 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 18, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Jim Godfrey (801) 863-6190 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 Utah Valley University Art & Visual Communications faculty will be exhibiting their work in a free exhibition Jan. 17-Feb. 28 at the UVU Wasatch Campus in Heber, Utah. [...]

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[19 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 18, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Danny Damron (801) 863-8703 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brie Joseph (801) 863-8342 Utah Valley University has been selected as one of 10 U.S. higher education institutions to participate in the International Academic Partnership Program (IAPP). The IAPP is funded by [...]

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[19 Jan 2011 | One Comment | ]

January 18, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Kris Doty (801) 863-8418 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University announces a new bachelor’s of social work program that will begin fall 2012. “UVU is offering the Bachelor of Social Work degree in response to [...]

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[19 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 15, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Justi Lundberg (801) 381-2686 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Christina Lowe, a Utah Valley University alumna and Miss Utah, was among 15 semifinalists in the 2011 Miss America Pageant broadcast on Saturday night on ABC for Las [...]

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[14 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 14, 2011 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 This spring, Utah Valley University’s Community & Continuing Education department will offer several new courses for the public to choose. From Women’s Self Defense and Photography to Cross-Country Skiing, [...]

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[14 Jan 2011 | One Comment | ]

January 14, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Consul General of Israel Jacob Dayan will meet with the Utah Valley University community Jan. 21, at noon in room 206C of the Sorensen Student Center. Dayan assumed [...]

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[14 Jan 2011 | No Comment | ]

January 14, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Val Peterson (801) 863-8486 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University is pleased to announce that Kent Millington has been selected to fill the newly created position of director of technology commercialization. As part of UVU [...]

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[10 Jan 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

January 10, 2011 For Immediate Release For more information: Julie Pierce (801) 796-2114 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University student Julie Pierce hopes to pay it forward when she graduates in April by creating a scholarship specifically for art students. But she’s not fundraising [...]