Articles Archive for January 2012

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[31 Jan 2012 | 2 Comments | ]

January 30, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 What started out as a senior project for Utah Valley University digital media students turned into a two-year venture involving more than 30 students resulting in a creative animated short film that has the potential […]

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January 30, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Elaine Englehardt (801) 863-6464 Dr. Omar M. Kader, a native of Provo, Utah, currently living in northern Virginia, is the 2012 recipient of The Kirk Englehardt Excellence in Business Ethics Award at Utah Valley University. The award is presented […]

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January 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Jenaye Renshaw, a Utah Valley University student majoring in music, took home top honors recently in the solo horn competition at the Southwest Horn Conference held at Paradise Valley College in Prescott, Ariz. Renshaw, a […]

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January 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Bradley Trinnaman (801) 863-6737 Utah Valley University’s Music Department will present a faculty clarinet recital on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center’s Ragan Theater. Matthew Nelson, a UVU assistant professor of music with piano […]

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[26 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 24, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Lisa Hagen (801) 863-6272 The Theatrical Arts Department at Utah Valley University will showcase its production of “Eurydice” by Sarah Ruhl at the 43rd annual Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival’s prestigious regional gathering on the campus of Weber […]

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January 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Six top area choreographers will showcase their talents and compete for $2,000 in scholarships Jan. 26-28 at Utah Valley University in the fifth annual Choreography Design Project. The showcase and competition, set for 7:30 p.m. […]

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[23 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]

January 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Sam Rushforth, dean of Utah Valley University’s College of Science & Health, is featured in a new short documentary, “The Diatom,” about the botanist’s four decades of research on a microscopic organism called the diatom […]

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[23 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]

January 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s School of Education’s second annual “For the Love of Reading” Literacy Conference for educators, librarians, parents and all those who enjoy reading will take place February 17-18 at the Zermatt Resort in […]

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[23 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Baktybek Abdrisaev 801-863-8351 Utah Valley University students contributed to a report on sustainable mountain development in North America, which will be presented at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development “RIO+20” in Brazil on June 20-22. “UVU is the […]

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[18 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 18, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Naomi LeGere (801) 863-6737 The Utah Valley University Theatrical Arts Department brings “The Secret Garden: A Play for Young Audiences” to the UVU Noorda Theatre stage Jan. 26 -Feb. 18. Performances of this beloved piece of literature are presented […]

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[11 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 10, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Susan Palmer (801) 863-8004 This spring, Utah Valley University’s Community & Continuing Education department will offer several new courses, such as buying and selling on eBay; garden-to-table cooking; emergency preparedness; German language; paper collage and design; cardio hip-hop and […]

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[11 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 10, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski, (801) 863-6351 ABU Education Fund, a Utah-based non-profit education organization providing resources, information, discourse and action on important public policy matters, is presenting a forum at Utah Valley University to discuss The Church of Jesus Christ of […]

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[11 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]

January 10, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 From his days as a student activist at Morehouse College to his former position as chairman of the NAACP, Julian Bond has championed human rights, civil rights, economic justice and peace. On Jan. 19, Bond […]

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[6 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 6, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Gov. Gary Herbert attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Utah Valley University’s new Business Resource Center with UVU President Matthew S. Holland and more than 150 area business, government, education and community leaders on Jan. […]

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[5 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

January 4, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Gov. Gary Herbert will attend a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Utah Valley University’s new Business Resource Center with UVU President Matthew S. Holland and area business, government, education and community leaders on Jan. 6 at […]