Articles Archive for February 2011

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[28 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 28, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 On March 11, Utah Valley University’s Library Auditorium, LI 120, will host a variety of faculty and students prepared to present their unique contributions in the area of art history through research ranging from photography […]

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[28 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 28, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 UVU Department of Music faculty have performed in venues across the globe, but on March 11 they will play Provo’s Covey Center for the Arts. The Covey Center has opened its Studio theater to these […]

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[23 Feb 2011 | One Comment | ]

February 23, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 Utah Valley University’s Contemporary Dance Ensemble will present the performance “Unbound” March 3-5 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater of the Sorensen Student Center. “Unbound” explores concepts and issues choreographers find relevant today. It […]

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[23 Feb 2011 | 10 Comments | ]

February 23, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 The 11th annual Mormon Studies Conference will be March 10-11 in the Utah Valley University Sorensen Student Center’s Centre Stage. This year’s Mormon Studies Conference, “Mormonism and Islam: Commonality and Cooperation Between Abrahamic Faiths,” will […]

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[23 Feb 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

February 23, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Rusty Butler (801) 863-8994 Numerous international ambassadors, United Nations executives and foreign government dignitaries will join scholars from Utah Valley University along with other universities and local high school students to discuss women’s issues at UVU on March 8-9. […]

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[23 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 23, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 On March 3, Utah Valley University’s Wind Symphony will perform a single concert of music directly, “Dance Movements,” inspired by dance forms at 7:30 p.m. in Timpview High School’s auditorium. New York Philharmonic conductor Leonard […]

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[23 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Izumi Shimada, an internationally renowned archaeologist and distinguished professor of anthropology at Southern Illinois University, will discuss “Discovering the Sicán:  Exploring a Millennium-Old Civilization of Peru Through Archaeology and Science” on Feb. 25 at noon […]

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[23 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brie Joseph (801) 863-8342 Brad Dearden, an associate professor of geography at the University of Maine Farmington (UMF), will discuss “Commerce in Motion: Images of the Economic in Beijing Transport City-Space” on Feb. 24 at 7 p.m. in the […]

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[22 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 Photographs of Utah’s homeless taken by Utah Valley University photography students will be featured in a free exhibit March 1-31 at the Salt Lake City Public Library’s lower Urban Room. Mike Ririe, a UVU photography […]

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[17 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 17, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University Equity in Education Center will hold its 25th annual “Expanding Your Horizons” conference Saturday, March 5, in the UVU Sorensen Student Center Grande Ballroom. The math, science and technology career conference […]

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[17 Feb 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

February 16, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 In addition to addressing Utah Valley University’s current state of affairs, including the institution’s recent accreditation renewal, President Matthew S. Holland discussed Utah Valley University’s plans for accommodating anticipated future growth while maintaining the quality […]

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[16 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 2, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808, and Mike Rigert Utah Valley University’s Forum on Engaged Reading has landed another big name for its inaugural “For the Love of Reading” Literacy Conference on March 11-12 at the Zermatt Resort in Midway, Utah. […]

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[15 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

NEWS RELEASE February 15, 2011 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman, (801) 863-6808 Utah Valley University has received accreditation at the master’s degree level as well as reaffirmed accreditation for its baccalaureate and associate levels. The University on Wednesday received that word via letter from the Northwest Commission on […]

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[15 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 15, 2011 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely, (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University Volunteer and Service-Learning Center and Habitat for Humanity of Utah County are teaming up to help cure cabin fever by sponsoring its third annual UVU No Snow Indoor 5K on Feb. 26 at Centre […]

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[15 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

February 15, 2011 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely, (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University students again proved their excellent botanical knowledge at the Society for Range Management conference last week. The UVU plant ID team, made up of biology teaching major Misty Curtis, and botany majors Christiana Laudie and […]