Articles Archive for January 2014

Academics, Presidential »

[30 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU President Matthew S. Holland and Vivint founder and CEO Todd Pedersen today jointly announced a new partnership that will result in the creation of a professional sales program on UVU campus, thanks to a $2 million investment from Vivint Inc. and Pedersen.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[30 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

On Saturday, Feb. 1, the UVU Flight Team will depart for Prescott, Ariz., to compete against other universities in the National Intercollegiate Flying Association’s regional competition.

Arts & Entertainment »

[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Even though the UVU Wind Symphony’s upcoming concert is called “Silly Rabbit, This is for Kids,” it’s not just for children. The Feb. 5 concert promises to transport its audience back to their childhood with memories.

Arts & Entertainment »

[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Beginning in February, lovers of imagination and humor will have the chance to see the world through the eyes of a child during

On Mar. 27, author and storyteller Kevin Kling will attend the UVU theater department’s performance of “Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse,” which he adapted for the stage.

Community »

[15 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

The forecast for Jan. 25, 2014 is cloudy and cold…but inside the halls of Utah Valley University, it will be a steady, well-lit 70 degrees, so sign up now to beat the outdoor conditions at the 7th annual Utah Valley University No Snow Indoor 5K.

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[15 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. during this year’s commemoration Jan. 20–24 on UVU’s Orem campus.

Arts & Entertainment »

[15 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Join UVU’s Contemporary Dance Ensemble and Symphony Orchestra as they explore our common human experiences in their concert, “Interior DanceScapes,” at the Ragan Theater, Jan. 30–Feb. 1.

Arts & Entertainment »

[15 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Experience a re-telling of the tale of King Solomon as UVU’s Noorda Theatre stages Bertolt Brecht’s “Caucasian Chalk Circle” Jan. 23–Feb. 1.

Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[10 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

His Excellency Tasawar Khan, consul general of Pakistan in Los Angeles, will speak on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 11 a.m. in the Timpanogos Room of the UVU Library.

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

[10 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Noted expert in the field of creativity and aging, Susan Perlstein, will present a hands-on workshop, “Creativity Matters! Arts for Older Adults,” on Friday, Jan. 17, at UVU.

Academics »

[9 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Susan R. Madsen, a professor of management at Utah Valley University, is calling Utah residents to take notice and action in response to Utah’s startling last place ranking in a recent study from the Center for American Progress titled, “The State of Women in America: A 50-State Analysis of How Women Are Faring Across the Nation.”

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[8 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

Parents, educators and boys grades 6–12, are invited to attend the ninth annual Empowering Your Tomorrow Boys’ Conference at UVU this Saturday, Jan. 11

Academics »

[6 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

On Jan. 15, Gov. Gary R. Herbert will award the governor’s medals for science and technology to seven individuals, including Tamara Goetz, assistant dean for external relations in the College of Science & Health at UVU.

Arts & Entertainment »

[6 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]

On Jan. 14, UVU’s Woodbury Art Museum will open its doors on a brand-new exhibition, “Hidden Voices: Fiber Arts & The Memory Care Project.”