Articles Archive for February 2012

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[29 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Center for the Study of Ethics and its College of Technology & Computing are presenting “White Hats and Black Hats: An Ethics Conference on Computing, Search Engines and Security.” The two-hour conference, [...]

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[29 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Aaron Wood (801) 427-9730 Utah Valley University’s Peace & Justice Studies program will host a lecture by Bill McKibben, a leading environmental scholar and bestselling author, on March 8 at 2:30 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center’s Ragan Theater. [...]

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[28 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Enjoy various dance styles including Jazz, lyrical, contemporary, Broadway, hip-hop and more as the Utah Valley University Dance Team performs its annual concert March 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater of the Sorensen [...]

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[28 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 27, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 The national television audience will learn March 2 what the five multimillionaire investors from the ABC reality TV show “Shark Tank” think of the business plan of two Utah Valley University entrepreneurial students who are [...]

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[24 Feb 2012 | One Comment | ]

February 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kelli Farley (801) 979-4892 Move Your Beehind, a local student-run campaign sponsored by Utah Valley University’s Communication Department, is partnering with United Way Worldwide and General Mills to help raise awareness and fight childhood obesity. The group’s focus is [...]

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[24 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s Weekend College program enables working and non-traditional students to earn degrees through the accessibility of weekend courses. Currently, more than 2,400 UVU students take credit classes at Weekend College, but the University [...]

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[23 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Wasatch Chorale, the Utah Valley University Masterworks Chorale and the UVU Chamber Orchestra will take listeners through an emotional choral journey on Feb. 27 with a performance of Mozart’s “Requiem.” The concert will begin at [...]

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[23 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s construction team won first place in the Determining Project Risk category of the Associated Schools of Construction regional competition held Feb. 8-11 in Sparks, Nev. UVU teams participated in six different categories [...]

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[17 Feb 2012 | 4 Comments | ]

February 16, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 No one knows who is in the Green Man Group, a drum line of talented percussionists, dancers and entertainers at Utah Valley University, but that is part of what makes them a big hit around [...]

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[17 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 16, 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 Contemporary Dance Ensemble will present the concert “Intersections” March 1-3 in the Sorensen Student Center’s Ragan Theater. Tickets are $10 with student ID or $12 without and are available at [...]

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[17 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 16, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Students and faculty with Utah Valley University’s Department of Theatrical Arts garnered several top honors Feb. 11 during the 44th annual Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival hosted at Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. [...]

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[16 Feb 2012 | 7 Comments | ]

February 15, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Actor and comedian Jason Alexander, best-known for his role as George Costanza on “Seinfeld,” will be on campus at Utah Valley University Feb. 27-29 to offer acting workshops with School of the Arts students and [...]

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[16 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 15, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Several hundred young women, parents and educators from across Utah will converge on Utah Valley University on March 3 for the 26th annual Expanding Your Horizons conference. The conference, which is expected to attract nearly [...]

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[14 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 13, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Sign up now to beat the cold outdoor conditions at the fourth annual Utah Valley University No Snow Indoor 5K taking place inside the UVU campus on Saturday, Feb. 25, at 9 a.m. The UVU [...]

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[14 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]

February 13, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University’s College of Humanities & Social Sciences and College of Science & Health present the third annual Mental Health Symposium on Feb. 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Sorensen [...]