Articles Archive for April 2014

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[28 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

In April, Utah Valley University theater major Ben Henderson made history, becoming the first UVU student to win an award — three, actually — at the national Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in Washington, D.C.

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[28 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Commencement exercises begin at 6:30 p.m. in the UCCU Center on UVU’s Orem Campus. The university’s eight individual college and school convocations will be held across campus on Friday, May 2.

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[25 Apr 2014 | One Comment | ]

Nearly 500 women from throughout Utah Valley gathered at UVU April 24 to attend the Women’s Leadership Spring Luncheon and raise awareness about the importance of women obtaining higher education.

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[24 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

This May, UVU’s in-residence ballet company, Utah Regional Ballet, will dance through a re-telling of the beloved fairy tale, “Cinderella,” at the SCERA Center for the Arts.

Academics »

[23 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Fishbowl CEO David K. Williams will be awarded the Excellence in Leadership award at UVU’s Woodbury School of Business convocation ceremony on May 2.

Academics, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[23 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Consul General of India, Shri N Parthasarathi, will address the challenges and opportunities between India and the United States when he speaks at UVU May 16 at 10 a.m. in the Library Timpanogos Room.

Academics, Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[22 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU is presenting an educational wildlife and nature conference from June 19–21 that includes workshops, Dutch oven meals, live entertainment and field trips for registrants 18 and older.

Academics »

[22 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Christy Monson has won this year’s Marilyn Brown Unpublished Novel competition for her coming-of-age work, “Clawing Eagle.”

Academics »

[22 Apr 2014 | One Comment | ]

Utah is the third worst state in the U.S. in terms of managerial jobs held by women, according to the latest research brief by UVU management professor Susan Madsen.

Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[21 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU will present the third annual Business and Economic Forum on Tuesday, May 27, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sorensen Student Center.

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[21 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU will host its 7th Annual Latin American Celebration dinner on April 22, 2014, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center’s Grande Ballroom.

Arts & Entertainment »

[18 Apr 2014 | One Comment | ]

The UVU Dance Team recently returned from the NCA/NDA Collegiate Championship in Daytota Beach, Fla., with gold — beating out 25 other schools to win a national title.

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[18 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Women from around the state will gather April 24 to discuss the educational needs and opportunities of women of as part of the annual First Lady’s Luncheon, hosted by UVU first lady Paige Holland.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU will cut the ribbon on its 5th Habitat for Humanity home on Monday, April 21, at 9 a.m.

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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Paul Dishman, chair of the business marketing department at UVU, has been named the 2014 Best of State College/University Teacher.