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[26 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 Maureen Clemmons will present “Wind, Pyramids, and Obelisks: Harnessing the Wind to Build the Megaliths of Antiquity,” during an Oct. 7 lecture, sponsored by Utah Valley University’s School of Aviation. The presentation focuses on how Clemmons developed […]

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[26 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

Marden Pond of Provo, an adjunct music faculty member at Utah Valley University, has been awarded the Alfred Lambourne Prize given annually to a visual, literary or musical artist whose work most speaks to the inspiration and wonder of the Great Salt Lake.

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[22 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Kyle Beckerman, midfielder and team captain for Real Salt Lake, will share his experiences in soccer and living his dream as he speaks to students at Utah Valley University Sept. 24.

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[17 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[16 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[14 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[10 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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

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[10 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[10 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University’s emergency services department will host a “Firefighter Rookie Challenge” Sept. 20 to recruit students for its Fire and Rescue Academy. The challenge, planned from 5:30 to 10 p.m., will be held at Emergency Services campus located 3131 Mike Jense Parkway (near […]

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[9 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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 […]

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[9 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[8 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[8 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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 | mariep@uvu.edu 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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[5 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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.

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[4 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

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 […]