Articles Archive for May 2011

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May 27, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Yvette Cruz (801) 863-7101 On May 27, a group of Utah Valley University students will host the Young Dreamers Conference for at-risk youth at Timpanogos Lodge in Provo Canyon. Up to 60 high school students from around Utah Valley [...]

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May 26, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Amanda Luker (801) 863-6741 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Art Museum will present “Art of Our Century,” a selection of contemporary works from the Western region of the United States, June 3-Sept. 23. Running concurrently will be a selection of [...]

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[26 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

May 25, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 T. Hamid Al-Bayati, Ph.D. and a permanent representative of Iraq to the United Nations since April 2006, will speak on the Middle East state’s transitory challenges at a June 1 lecture at Utah Valley University. [...]

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May 23, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University is one of three Utah institutions of higher education to be honored by the Corporation for National & Community Service for its support of volunteerism, civic engagement and service learning. The CNCS, [...]

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[13 May 2011 | 2 Comments | ]

May 12, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Eleven Utah Valley University students and two University advisers will travel to Guatemala for two weeks in June to support a humanitarian project that will provide low-cost prosthetics to an area devastated by an earthquake [...]

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May 12, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Getting in to see the doctor just got a lot easier — at least for future and current premedical students attending the first annual Intermountain Pre-Med Conference May 20-21 at Utah Valley University. The conference, [...]

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May 10, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Faculty and staff at Utah Valley University will be out in the community on May 18 to help with a variety of community service projects as part of UVU’s Summer University program. This year 900 [...]

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[10 May 2011 | 4 Comments | ]

May 9, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808 More than 700 vehicles will get their place in the sun at Utah Valley University’s 24th Annual Auto Expo and Swap Meet on May 21 at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi. This year’s stable features everything [...]

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[5 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

May 5, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business will bring together Chinese officials, international experts and the business community for a one-day conference developed to provide an educational and networking resource for those interested in conducting business in the Asian Pacific. The [...]

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May 3, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Too many cooks in the kitchen can be a good thing — just ask students and faculty of Utah Valley University’s Culinary Arts Institute, which came home with top awards at the American Culinary Federation [...]

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[5 May 2011 | One Comment | ]

May 3, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 The Utah Valley University campus community and local fine arts aficionados will be treated next week to a free concert from one of China’s more prestigious musical groups. Fifty-two members of the Shanghai Xuhui Orchestra [...]

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April 29, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 In celebrating Utah Valley University’s largest ever graduating class during its 70th Commencement on Friday, UVU President Matthew S. Holland exhorted the newly minted graduates to plan and to act now in order to accomplish [...]