Articles Archive for November 2013

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[26 Nov 2013 | One Comment | ]

Projects by two UVU Department of Art & Visual Communications faculty members were recently recognized by Print magazine’s 2013 Regional Design Annual.

Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[26 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Over several days in December, UVU will hold its fourth celebration of United Nations International Mountain Day. The event is free and open to the public.

Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[25 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

UVU student Aaron Price was recently selected as the first-place winner of the brass division for the Utah Music Teachers Association Young Artist Solo Competition.

Arts & Entertainment, Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[25 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

On Nov. 25, UVU will hold its 25th annual, all-day Ice Breaker Jazz Festival, which will culminate with an evening concert that will unveil the all-new ensemble, the UVU Faculty Jazz Combo.

Arts & Entertainment »

[22 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Department of Dance presents the Ballroom Dance Company holiday concert “Let Christmas Shine” in the Ragan Theater, Dec. 5-7 at 7:30 p.m.

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[22 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

On Dec. 3, the UVU Chamber Choir will perform sacred selections from Great Britain and Christmas music from around the world in the warm acoustic of the Orem Public Library.

Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[19 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

United Nations Ambassador H.E. Charles T. Ntwaagae will address UVU students, faculty, staff and the general public Monday, December 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Sorensen Student Center, room 213b.

Engaged Learning »

[15 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

The UVU Communication Department beat out 160 professional entrants to receive the top award, Best of Show, at the 26th annual Golden Spike Awards gala on Nov. 14.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[15 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

On Nov. 7, UVU’s Culinary Arts Institute hosted the American Culinary Federation’s fall culinary competition, coming away with two gold medals, 12 silver, 21 bronze and 3 certificates.

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[14 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

On Nov. 25, UVU will hold a Symposium on Slavery and Sexual Exploitation, designed to raise awareness of the incidence and causes of human trafficking in the United States. All are invited to attend this free event.

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[14 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

The chair of UVU’s Department of Theatrical Arts For Stage & Screen, Chris Clark, will be honored at Utah Repertory Theater Company’s Gala! for “the passion he has to see his students succeed.”

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[14 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

UVU presents the UCCU Family Festival Conference, a daylong conference for those seeking information on strengthening relationships, family life and parenting, Friday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the UVU Sorensen Student Center.

Academics, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[13 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

In a recent report of the United Nations Secretary General on sustainable mountain global development, UVU was recognized for its efforts to promote awareness of the issues facing women and children in mountainous nations.

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[13 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

Internationally acclaimed Chinese baritone, Kequing Liu, will join UVU’s Symphony Orchestra in a showcase of sensational operatic gems including favorites from “Carmen” and “La Traviata” during a concert on Nov. 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[13 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]

A new Utah Valley University study shows that — after controlling for academic achievement, gender and poverty — Utah’s minority students were more likely to be labeled as gifted than White students.