Articles Archive for April 2012

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[30 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 30, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 A team of Utah Valley University Communication Department students received national attention last week from the Public Relations Student Society of America for its public relations campaign to raise community awareness about childhood obesity.

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[30 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 30, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Carlos Michelen, ambassador for the Dominican Republic permanent mission of the United Nations, will discuss “The Dominican Republic’s Social Development: A Moral Journey” at Utah Valley University on May 8 at 10 a.m. in the [...]

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[27 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 26, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 In addition to honoring Utah Valley University’s largest graduating class ever comprised of 4,634 students and UVU’s first cohort of master of business administration recipients, President Matthew S. Holland encouraged graduates to continue to seek [...]

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[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University freshman Micah Putnam of Provo, Utah, earned a $5,000 scholarship and 21 other young pianists were honored for their performances at last weekend’s second annual Rebecca Marriott Champion Piano Competition.

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[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Over the next four months, Utah Valley University students and campus visitors will have the opportunity to see a prominent artist at work, and perhaps witness history, as local sculptor Gary Lee Price conducts all [...]

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[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: John Newman (801) 863-5079 The Noorda Theatre Center for Children & Youth at Utah Valley University will host its annual month-long theatre summer camp for kids June 4-29 in the Noorda Theatre complex on the UVU campus.

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[25 Apr 2012 | One Comment | ]

April 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University’s 71st Commencement on Thursday, April 26, will celebrate the institution’s largest graduating class ever with 4,634 students receiving degrees ranging from certificates of completion to master degrees.

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[24 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 A group of students from Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business presented research papers last month at the National Conference for Undergraduate Research.

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[24 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Graphic design students at Utah Valley University, where engaged learning or “learning by doing” is a part of its founding precepts, created new annual report designs for the Capitol Reef Field Station, which provides research [...]

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[24 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Marilyn Brown (801) 489-4980 The Association for Mormon Letters selected nationally known writer Paul Colt of Lake Geneva, Wisc., as the recipient of the Marilyn Brown Unpublished Novel Competition for his work, “Boots and Saddles: A Call to Glory” [...]

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[23 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 20, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808 Gov. Gary Herbert joined Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland and campus and community guests on Friday to celebrate the grand opening of UVU’s new Science Building, a 160,000-square-foot architectural marvel nearly two years [...]

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[20 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 19, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: David R. Keller (801) 863-6363 The Ethics Across the Curriculum Faculty Advisory Committee (EACFAC) is proud to name Steven H. Emerman, UVU associate professor of earth science, as University Faculty Fellow in Ethics for Liberal Arts and Science for the [...]

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[19 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 18, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Gov. Gary Herbert will join Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland and his cabinet, Sam Rushforth, dean of the College of Science & Health, and a host of community and campus dignitaries in celebrating [...]

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[19 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 17, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808 When a UVU entrepreneurship student was waylaid in late February by a sudden onset of leukemia, his classmates realized they had an opportunity to lend more than just emotional support. Employing the lessons in entrepreneurship [...]

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[17 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]

April 16, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Department of Dance’s class of 2012 will present four original dance concerts from April 19-21 to showcase and celebrate the completion of their dance education. With several different dance genres represented, the [...]