Articles Archive for April 2011

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[28 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 28, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Two Utah Valley University students will spend this summer working as interns for the Worldwide Organization for Women’s United Nations office in Geneva, Switzerland. As part of the organization’s Global Education Opportunity Program, UVU students [...]

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[28 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 28, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: John Newman (801) 863-7529 Utah Valley University’s Noorda Regional Theatre Center for Children and Youth will hold auditions on May 7 for two by youth, for-youth plays that will be performed as part of the 2011 Noorda Theatre Summer [...]

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[28 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 27, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s 70th Commencement on Friday will celebrate the institution’s largest graduating class ever with 4,325 graduates receiving 4,430 degrees ranging from career technology certificates to master degrees. Commencement exercises begin at 10:30 a.m. [...]

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[19 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 19, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Isaac Walters, (801) 863-8434 Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts will hold auditions for “The Sound of Music,” to be performed at Sundance Summer Theatre in the upcoming outdoor theater season. Auditions for all roles will be on [...]

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[19 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 19, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Ashley Bott, (801) 623-3287 Utah Valley University communications students brought home a nationally recognized honorable mention award from the Public Relations Student Society of America’s national PR campaign competition. Two teams, consisting of 10 students in the University’s public [...]

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[18 Apr 2011 | One Comment | ]

April 15, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski, (801) 863-6351 Susan Auten was announced as the 2011 winner of the annual Marilyn Brown Novel Award on April 14 at the Utah Valley University College of Humanities & Social Sciences Dean’s Recognition Banquet. Marilyn Brown, who [...]

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[15 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 14, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University Ethics Across the Curriculum Faculty Advisory Committee is proud to announce Gaya Carlton and Chris Weigel as University Faculty Fellows in Ethics for the 2011-2012 academic year. “The purpose of the [...]

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[12 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 11, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brie Joseph (801) 863-8342 Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts, along with the International Center, invite you to attend the world premier of “Mountain Ghost” composed by Zhou Long for the UVU Chamber Choir, and world-renowned Chinese pipa [...]

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[12 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 11, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Religion, peers and a desire to become better educated impact whether young women in Utah attend college while economics, family issues and lack of goals are reasons why those same young women leave college without [...]

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[7 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 7, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Distinguished philosopher Martha Nussbaum will discuss “Not for Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities” on April 15 at 2 p.m. at Utah Valley University in the Sorensen Student Center’s Ragan Theater. Nussbaum, currently an Ernst [...]

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[6 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 5, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 The 2011 graduating class of Utah Valley University’s Department of Dance is proud to present “Fin”, a unique collection of choreography showcasing students from its ballet, dance education, modern performance and ballroom dance programs April [...]

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[6 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 5, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Elder Quest, a Utah Valley University-sponsored program combining classroom learning, field studies and social opportunities for those 55 years old and over, is holding its annual spring seminar and scholarship fundraiser on April 11 from [...]

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[6 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 5, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Vanessa Perkins, a Utah Valley University junior from Philadelphia, was elected to serve as vice president of member services for the National Public Relations Student Society of America last weekend. Perkins, elected to the post [...]

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[5 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 4, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-6351 Six Utah Valley University students are advancing to the 2011 College National Finals Rodeo and four of them will carry Rocky Mountain Region Rodeo titles with them. After the final region rodeo held March 24-26 [...]

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[5 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 4, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University is pleased to host the fourth annual Latin American Celebration on April 13 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center Grande Ballroom. This annual event celebrates successful Latin [...]