Articles Archive for Year 2012

Academics, Arts & Entertainment »

[17 Dec 2012 | One Comment | ]

December 14, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland, a noted scholar in the field of early American political thought, will be featured, along with several other prominent academic experts, in the PBS documentary, “First Freedom: The [...]

Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[13 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]

December 11, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by:  Doris Hudson de Trujillo (801) 863-6444 Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts and School of Education will present the 5th annual Arts in Education Conference, “Cultivating the Creative Mind: Designing Collaborative Spaces,” on Jan. 11 from 9 a.m.-4:30 [...]

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[13 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]

December 11, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by:  Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Regional Ballet, Utah Valley University’s professional ballet company in residency, will present several performances of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” Dec. 15, 17 and 20-22 at the Covey Center for the Arts in downtown Provo, Utah.

Community, Engaged Learning »

[6 Dec 2012 | One Comment | ]

December 5, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Whitney Wilkinson (801) 863-5483 Driving down a winding canyon road on her way home from work, Summer Parks, a lift operator at Sundance Resort, felt her car shift as its tires hit the ice. With her vehicle sliding out [...]

Arts & Entertainment »

[6 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]

December 5, 2012 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 is proud to present the 23rd annual production of “Farley Family Xmas” by James Arrington Dec. 13-15 and 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Ragan Theater of the [...]

Community, Engaged Learning »

[4 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]

December 4, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808 A multi-year literacy and numeracy project for K-12 youth is officially underway for Utah Valley University and United Way of Utah County. The partners kicked off The University Project for Civic Engagement on Monday afternoon [...]

Community »

[30 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University is asking students and members of the community to donate unused sketchbooks that UVU art students will then adorn with words and drawings to encourage recipients to be creative. UVU plans to [...]

Academics »

[29 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 A resourceful public relations campaign created by Utah Valley University students as part of their communication degree curriculum won the top award in the public service category at the Golden Spike Awards ceremony on Nov. [...]

Arts & Entertainment »

[26 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-5483 Utah Valley University opera students will present an opera scenes concert at their fall semester performance on Dec. 7, titled “All For Your Delight.”

Arts & Entertainment »

[26 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s Department Theatrical Arts will present “Holiday Night Live,” an unexpected twist on familiar holiday situations that will have audiences rolling in the aisle this Christmas season. The show runs from Dec. 6-8 [...]

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[26 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s collegiate champion Ballroom Dance Company will perform four winter concerts Nov. 29-Dec. 1 with each of the company’s four teams performing new and exciting choreography with a holiday theme.

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[26 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Two of Utah Valley University’s top musical groups will combine Nov. 30 for a 7:30 p.m. patriotic concert at the Covey Center for the Arts in downtown Provo, Utah.

Arts & Entertainment »

[26 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts’ production of “Pedro’s Magic Shoes,” a play about a young man who uses a pair of magic shoes for the greater good, will be presented at 7 p.m. [...]

Academics, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[20 Nov 2012 | 2 Comments | ]

November 19, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Ken Robinson, an internationally recognized leader in the development of education, will speak on “Innovation and Creativity in Education” at Utah Valley University on Friday, Nov. 30, at 10 a.m. in the Ragan Theater of [...]

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[20 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 19, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Susan R. Madsen, the Orin R. Woodbury Professor of Leadership and Ethics at Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business, will be one of four panelists at an International Leadership Association and New York Times [...]