Utah Valley University has been awarded a $2.2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to strengthen its engaged learning opportunities and its graduation completion rates.
Panel discussions on banned books, the Swallow-Shurtleffsituation, a confidence crisis for girls and women, climate change and wasting water in Utah, and judges doing wrong are only a few topics on the agenda for this year’s annual Ethics Awareness Week, scheduled for Sept. 22-26.
Utah Valley University will host the third annual conference on ADHD on Sept. 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center. The conference will explore the newest information regarding ADHD treatment, resources and research.
UVU associate vice president for international affairs Rusty Butler met with officials from the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (RANS) recently in Moscow, Russia, to continue a partnership aimed at increasing bilateral U.S.-Russian cooperation through science and academic research and exchange
Utah Valley University’s Community and Continuing Education has announced a non-credit Software Testing Certificate Program designed to help students gain invaluable education and training in the fast-growing technology industry.
September 9, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 The Utah Valley University Center for Global & Intercultural Engagement will kick off its fifth annual Global Spotlight, a yearlong celebration and exploration of the culture of a nation or region, with an inaugural celebration […]
Professor Sarah Leberman, head of the school of management at Massey University, will share insights from her current research that focuses on mothers in sports leadership roles and as elite athletes during a Sept. 9 address at Utah Valley University.
The UVU National Presidential Advisory Board has selected Utah Valley University senior Clayton Ray Byington as a recipient of the Stephen R. Covey Leadership and Community Service Scholarship for fall semester. The $6,000 scholarship was established in honor of the late Stephen R. Covey, a highly esteemed member of the NAPB.
For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton |801-863-6807 Written by: Kaitlyn Tolman | 801-863-8208 For more information: Marie Poudiougou | Office of International Affairs | 801-863-7191 | email@example.com The Ambassador of Peru to the United States, Harold Forsyth, will lecture at Utah Valley University on Sept. 12 at 11 a.m. in the Sorensen […]
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Colby Cook, a sophomore at Utah Valley University, was named the special Critics’ Choice winner in the nationwide Bridgestone Teens Drive Smart Video Contest. As a finalist, Cook was awarded a new set of Bridgestone or Firestone tires, and as the Critics’ Choice winner, he received a $2,500 cash prize.
For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 Utah Valley University’s Center for Constitutional Studies will host its Constitution Week Conference, titled “You Can’t Say That Anymore: Real and Perceived Limitations on Speech in 21st Century America,” Sept. 16-17. This year’s distinguished participants include keynote speakers […]
September 2, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8604 Utah Valley University’s Alumni Association will recognize six individuals at its annual Alumni Award banquet on Sept. 5. These winners have played integral roles in UVU’s continuing success, and the Alumni Association is proud […]
August 29, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 Eboo Patel, founder and president of Interfaith Youth Core and a member of President Barack Obama’s inaugural Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, will be the first Presidential Lecture Series presenter of the […]
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August 29, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: UVU Athletics The NCAA has announced that Utah Valley University will receive a multi-year Accelerating Academic Success Program (AASP) grant worth approximately $900,000 over three years. The grant will help support UVU Athletics’ academic outreach and programs.
August 29, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 A daylong celebration of Utah Valley University’s new Reflection Center on Sept. 3 will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony; a Presidential Lecture, a student activity promoting inter-religious understanding, and a screening an independent film.