Articles Archive for September 2011

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September 29, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 The Utah Valley University Alumni Association will present awards to Monroe and Shirley Paxman, Janette Hales Beckham, Mary M. Robinson and Bonnie G. Henrie for their considerable service rendered to the University at the 2011 [...]

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September 29, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 The Utah Valley University Theatrical Arts Department is compiling letters through Oct. 4 to be used in a community art project in conjunction with the upcoming production of “Eurydice.” “Eurydice” portrays the ancient Greek story [...]

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[27 Sep 2011 | One Comment | ]

September 26, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jill Scott (435) 720-2298 Student leaders from high schools throughout the state will come together on Oct. 4 at Utah Valley University for the 12th Annual Leadership Conference in the UCCU Center. This year’s event is focused around the [...]

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September 26, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Dan Wells, a Utah native and author of several supernatural thrillers, including “I Am Not a Serial Killer,” and nominee for best new writer at the science fiction and fantasy Hugo Awards, will deliver a [...]

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September 26, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 Utah Valley University finalized the purchase of 100 acres of land from Anderson Geneva Development Inc. The plot is part of the 1,700-acre redevelopment site of the former Geneva Steel mill in the town of [...]

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September 21, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Edison Lob√£o, the Brazilian minister of mines and energy, and one of the South American country’s most prominent government officials, will speak at Utah Valley University on Sept. 28 about the challenges of developing energy [...]

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September 21, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business is celebrating the 15th anniversary of the naming of the school’s home, the Woodbury Business Building, after F. Orin and Nina R. Woodbury with a series of events [...]

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September 19, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s Office of Engaged Learning is pleased to welcome Luke Peterson as the University’s new director of corporate and community partnerships. As part of UVU’s effort to develop sustainable community partnerships and economic development opportunities, Peterson will help coordinate [...]

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[19 Sep 2011 | 4 Comments | ]

September 19, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Culminating a week’s worth of U.S. Constitution relation events on campus and in honor of Constitution Day, UVU President Matthew S. Holland today announced the creation of a Center for Constitutional Studies that will focus [...]

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September 15, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kristin Call (801) 863-6737 One of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedies, “Othello,” presented at Utah Valley University beginning Sept. 21 and featuring visiting scholar Baron Kelly in the title role, was hand-selected by UVU President Matthew S. Holland as part [...]

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September 15, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Boys who love to explore can dive into the sixth annual Empowering Your Tomorrow conference at Utah Valley University to start discovering what careers capture their interest. The daylong event takes place on Saturday, Sept. [...]

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[15 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]

September 14, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jolene Jones (801) 863-8342 Martin Woesler, an associate professor of Chinese studies at Utah Valley University, has been invited to deliver the keynote address at The Sino-Global Discourse conference in Berlin, Germany, on Sept. 17. His address is entitlted, [...]

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[15 Sep 2011 | One Comment | ]

September 14, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jolene Jones (801) 863-8342 Brent Rushforth, partner at Day Pitney LLP in Washington, D.C., will discuss “Life and Death in the Amazon: The Case of Dorothy Stang” on Sept. 20 at 11:30 a.m. in the Utah Valley University Library [...]

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[15 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]

September 14, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Julie K. Hersh, who has suffered with depression and overcame three suicide attempts, will discuss “Protecting Mental Health in a Hectic World” at Utah Valley University on Sept. 21 to provide hope for survivors of [...]

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[13 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]

September 12, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 The Center for the Study of Ethics at Utah Valley University will host its annual Ethics Awareness Week Sept. 19-23. The diversity of events provides opportunities for students, the campus community and the public to join conversations on ethics. All events [...]