Articles Archive for October 2012

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October 30, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Over the next several weeks, Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University alumni will be raising awareness of community hunger issues and helping provide support to the Community Action Services and Food Bank in Provo, [...]

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October 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Rick A. Griffin (801) 863-5472 The Center for Constitutional Studies at Utah Valley University will host the Utah premiere of the PBS special “First Freedom: The Fight for Religious Liberty” and an accompanying discussion panel on Friday, Nov. 2, [...]

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October 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Clark Larsen, the Distinguished Professor of Social & Behavioral Sciences at The Ohio State University, will present the lecture “Bioarchaeology at Çatalhöyük: Life Stresses in a Neolithic Urban Community in the Ancient Near East,” on [...]

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October 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University Department of Biology will host the Utah’s Society for Range Management conference Nov. 1-2, which will include exploring the University’s new Science Building that opened in April. UVU biology students will also [...]

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October 25, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 A mix of classical and contemporary ballet choreography and music will showcase the skill and artistry of new and returning student performers at the Utah Valley University Repertory Ballet Ensemble in concert Nov. 8-10 at [...]

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October 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Utah Valley University was recently recognized with an 8th place award for Short-Term Programs by Abroad101’s annual study abroad rankings presented by STA Travel, a national organization that enables students to travel the world.

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October 23, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 When a medical emergency happens on campus, Utah Valley University employees and students are getting a faster response from medically trained personnel than was once available.

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October 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Percussion UVU will present “A Russian Holiday” Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center Grande Ballroom.

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October 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 Utah Valley University’s Aviation Science Department will host the National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s regional competition, a competition of collegiate aviation teams in several events both in aircraft and with simulators, Oct. 24-27 at Provo Municipal [...]

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[23 Oct 2012 | One Comment | ]

October 22, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 The ambassador of Sri Lanka to the United Nations, Palitha T.B. Kohona, will speak Nov. 1 at Utah Valley University.

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October 19, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Walker (435) 654-6482 The images of husband and wife photographers Ted and Linda Kohler Barnes are currently part of an art exhibition on display now through Nov. 14 at Utah Valley University’s Wasatch Campus in Heber City, Utah.

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October 19, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Cheryl Kamenski (801) 863-6351 Audiences of all ages will find Utah Valley University’s theater presentation of “Androcles and the Lion,” written by Aurand Harris, entertaining and enriching. One of the most popular children’s plays written, this centuries-old tale will [...]

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October 16, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 The Clothesline Project, a national violence awareness and prevention program, will be hosted at Utah Valley University on Oct. 23-24 in the Grande Ballroom of the Sorensen Student Center. The event, which includes displays and [...]

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October 15, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 The September election forecast model of Jay DeSart, a UVU associate professor of political science, used to generate predictions of the outcome a month in advance of the 2012 Presidential Election, projects that President Barack [...]

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[16 Oct 2012 | One Comment | ]

October 15, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: David Bozeman Utah Valley University’s Professional Development program, a part of Community & Continuing Education, will offer its popular fiber optics training courses this fall. Students will be able to earn certificates in fiber optics that can help advance [...]