Articles Archive for May 2012

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May 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 The Utah Valley University Library and George Sutherland Archives will host the presentation, “Tabernacle Memories & Meanings: South Central Utah,” the results of a local oral history project studying the impact of the Church of [...]

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May 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Two Utah Valley University dance groups, the Repertory Ballet Ensemble and the Utah Regional Ballet, spent a week at Regional Dance America’s National Ballet Festival where they participated in workshops, performed and earned scholarships for [...]

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May 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Kyle Hunt (801) 863-4200 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Art Museum will host a Family Day event on Saturday, June 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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May 29, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University’s Library was one of eight libraries selected for the John Cotton Dana Library Public Relations Award, which recognizes and honors outstanding achievement in library public relations. Out of more than 100 entries, [...]

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May 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University business student entrepreneurs Dallas Robinson and Mike Buonomo, who started their growing lip-balm company Kisstixx with a small business loan, shared their story in a video for the National Small Business Week [...]

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May 18, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 Written by: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 The Utah State Board of Regents on Friday approved the creation of a Bachelor of Science degree in computer engineering at Utah Valley University. The degree, which will go into effect for the fall 2012 [...]

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[11 May 2012 | One Comment | ]

May 10, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Summer Bridge programs at Utah Valley University are helping under-represented high school students learn how to navigate college. Participating students are able to take tuition‐free college courses and also adapt to UVU campus life, gain [...]

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May 3, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Laurie Bott (801) 863-5415 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business will bring together international experts and the business community for a one-day conference May 10 developed to provide an educational and networking resource for those interested in conducting [...]

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May 3, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University student Caleb Light’s business plan — the marketing of a device that converts heat and water in a cooking pot to generate electricity — garnered three honors at the recent Utah Entrepreneur [...]

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May 3, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Wee Care Center, a facility that provides childcare and early education for low-income UVU students with children, has received an endorsement of quality from the National Early Childhood Program of Accreditation.

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May 2, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Melissa Hempel (801) 863-6743 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Art Museum will present “Wet into Wet” — a watermedia exhibition May 15-June 16. The exhibition features work by Jan James, the Utah Watercolor Society (UWS), and new works by renowned Orem artist James [...]

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May 1, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 The first cohort of Utah Valley University’s Master of Business Administration program was honored at the institution’s 71st commencement on April 26. The group, which consists of 38 students, is the first to receive a [...]

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May 1, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 A group of Utah Valley University students from the College of Humanities & Social Sciences comprised the University’s first delegation to participate in the Model United Nations Far West Annual Session, which took place April [...]

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May 1, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Dallin Kauffman (801) 863-7191 Five Serbian leaders participating in the Open World Leadership Center program will spend May 11-19 in Utah examining Utah’s national park system hosted by Utah Valley University’s Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy.