Articles Archive for August 2011

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[25 Aug 2011 | One Comment | ]

August 25, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 “America’s Fiscal Future: Tax and Entitlement Reform,” is the topic for the third annual Orrin Hatch Economic Forum. It will be held at 10 a.m. on Aug. 31 at Utah Valley University’s Ragan Theater in [...]

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August 25, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 The Utah Valley University Alumni Association is sponsoring a morning of community celebration, while also hoping to showcase what the university has to offer these days — especially to those who once attended classes here [...]

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August 25, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 To help roll out Utah Valley University’s new certification program in substance abuse counseling, the UVU College of Humanities & Social Sciences is co-sponsoring a night with comedian Mark Lundholm — a former drug addict [...]

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August 25, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 A giant corn maze of Utah Valley University mascot Willy the Wolverine will be visible from high in the air and explored by many on the ground on Sept. 2 as Payson and Elk Ridge [...]

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August 24, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 In August, Utah Valley University became the first institution of higher learning in the state of Utah to provide downloadable iTunes U public access academic content to students, employees and the general public across the [...]

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August 22, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Community & Continuing Education Department announced that new funding is available for scholarships to provide training to those in need but who are unable financially to acquire training. “This is the second [...]

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August 11, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351   Utah Valley University’s Facilities Department will celebrate the opening of its new home with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday, Aug. 11, at 1:30 p.m. The two-story, 12,000-square-foot facility was constructed on the same space where [...]

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August 3, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 For the new academic year, Utah Valley University Board of Trustees has named Greg Butterfield as its new chair and welcomes new trustees Roy D. Banks and Chris Loumeau. Butterfield served as vice chair for the past two [...]

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August 1, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Ruhul Kuddus, an associate professor of biology at Utah Valley University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant to lecture and conduct research at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh while also assisting non-governmental health [...]

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August 1, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 At age 73, Trudi Levin of Cedar Hills, Utah, was not looking to improve her computer skills to enter the job market, but with all the things she learned using a federal Community Based Job [...]