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[29 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 29, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 The College of Technology & Computing at Utah Valley University has received a five-year grant for $617,396 from the National Science Foundation to establish a program to attract and retain students in computer science and engineering.

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[28 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 28, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Marcy Grossman, consul general of Canada, will speak at Utah Valley University Aug. 5 on “Canada: U.S. Relationship, Trade and Energy.” The free lecture begins at 11 a.m. in the Sorensen Student Center, room 213a.

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[22 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 22, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 The State Board of Regents today approved a new cybersecurity graduate certificate at Utah Valley University to help with the increasing demand in Utah and Salt Lake counties, home to world leaders in Internet security technologies.

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[8 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 8, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 The next generation of scientists and engineers will get hands-on technical experiences as Utah Valley University presents Sci-Tech Expo on Friday, July 11, for middle school students enrolled in the UVU PREP program. The expo will be held from 10 a.m. [...]

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[7 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 7, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Mariusz M. Brymora, consul general of Poland in Los Angeles, will speak at Utah Valley University July 22 on “A Polish Perspective on Europe and the USA.” The free lecture begins at 2 p.m. in the Liberal Arts Building, room 020.

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[2 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 2, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University tied for the national title at the 50th Annual SkillsUSA National Championships held June 23-27 in Kansas City, Mo. Showcasing their career and technical skills, UVU students came away with 17 medals — eight gold, five silver and [...]

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[23 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 23, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Graduates of Utah Valley University’s School of Aviation Sciences, received a major boost over future pilots trained elsewhere when the Federal Aviation Administration approved a reduced flight hour requirement for those graduating with a bachelor of science (professional pilot) or associate [...]

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[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 19, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland has named Fidel A. Montero as chief of staff, effective July 1. In light of the increasing complexity and demands associated with the operation of the state’s most dynamic and soon to be largest [...]

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[17 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 17, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University, in partnership with the City of Boston, the City of Philadelphia, and 23 cities throughout the UVU service region, will launch a unique office aimed at reinventing local government in Utah and across the nation. The UVU Office [...]

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[11 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 11, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Kevin Shane, a 2012 physics graduate of Utah Valley University, has been selected as an inaugural Woodrow Wilson Indiana Teaching Fellow. He will attend Ball State University in Muncie, Ind., to pursue a master’s degree in physics.

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[30 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 30, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University creative writing student Ammon Medina has received a full scholarship to participate in the Norman Mailer Center and Writers Colony fellowship program beginning July 12 in Salt Lake City where Mailer researched his Pulitzer Prize winning book “The Executioner’s [...]

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[30 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 30, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 His Excellency Michel Spinellis, Ambassador of Greece to the United Nations, will speak at Utah Valley University June 9 at 10 a.m. in the Sorensen Student Center, room 213a. His address is: “Greece — European Union: Challenges and Opportunities.”

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[23 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 23, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University’s student public relations campaign teams recently won three Hermes Creative Awards during an international competition sponsored by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.

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[23 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 22, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University technology management students recently teamed up with Eagle Mountain City Utilities to update its process management system. This past semester the students implemented a faster, more efficient way to send necessary information to EMCU employees out in the field.

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[21 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 21, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Some 32 high school students who are taking concurrent enrollment classes at Utah Valley University will display their work as part of a juried art exhibit June 2-30 on the third floor gallery of the UVU Library.