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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Korean Cultural Night, an annual event organized to help create cultural awareness at Utah Valley University, will be held in the Sorensen Student Center in Centre Stage on Nov. 1 from 7-9 p.m. The evening’s activities will include traditional Korean games, dances, music, and more

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[21 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Somini Sengupta, New York Times correspondent and bureau chief to the United Nations, will speak on world food and health issues at Utah Valley University Oct. 29 at noon in the Sorensen Student Center Ragan Theater. Her address is entitled: “ISIS, Ebola and Bodies That Fell From the Sky: A View of Global Crises From the United Nations.”

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[20 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

“Talk Like a Girl: The Unique Communication Style of Women—When It Works and When It Doesn’t” is the title of the second in a four-part speaker and dialogue series scheduled by Utah Valley University’s Utah Women & Leadership Project. The Oct. 28 event will feature Emily Hoffman, a master facilitator of Crucial Conversations at VitalSmarts, and will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Ragan Theater in the Sorensen Center.

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[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s public relations program won two national Public Relations Society Student Association awards at the recent International Public Relations Conference in Washington, D.C. UVU was honored with the Outstanding Chapter Website and University Service awards.

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[16 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Turning Point: Center for Personal and Career Development and Women’s Success Center are sponsoring this year’s Clothesline Project, a display of T-shirts created by survivors of violence or in honor of someone who has experienced violence. The display will be held from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. in Centre Stage in the Sorensen Student Center on Oct. 20 and 21

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[15 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

A group of Utah Valley University visual arts students will share their photography and illustrations after spending 11 days in Germany following the path of the Grimm brothers. The students’ work will be on exhibit at the Woodbury Art Museum Oct. 30 through Nov. 1, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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[14 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

John Richards, head of operations for Google Fiber in Provo, has been named Utah Valley University’s Presidential Executive in Residence for Entrepreneurship in the Woodbury School of Business

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[11 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s International & Multicultural Studies program is hosting The Baroness Emma Nicholson of Winterbourne, a former member of Britain’s House of Lords and an expert on Iraq will speak Oct. 20 at 10 a.m. in the Sorensen Student Center, room 213.

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[10 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University will host a delegation of five Tajik leaders participating in the Open World Program from Oct. 11-18 as they visit Utah to learn more about accountable governance with a focus on developing young government leaders.

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[9 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

The 21st-century workplace is more complex than ever. To be a successful human resources professional requires an exceptional skill set and up-to-date knowledge of today’s business environments. That’s the philosophy of four notable members of Utah’s business community who agreed to mentor Utah Valley University business students

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[8 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 The Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) has selected Utah Valley University to host its 2015 Public Relations Regional Conference for the Western U.S. Students who attend the conference Feb. 23-25, 2015, will have an opportunity to grow their networks, attend workshops and listen to public […]

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[8 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 The Utah Valley University Board of Trustees will welcome Taran K. Chun as a new trustee member during its Oct. 9 meeting. Chun replaces Fidel Montero who stepped down to serve as UVU President Matthew S. Holland’s […]

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[3 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

A team of personal financial planning (PFP) students from Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business recently won the 2014 Retirement Knowledge Quiz Bowl at the National Association of Government Defined Contribution Administrators, Inc. (NAGDCA) conference in San Antonio, Texas.

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[1 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Kweku Mandela, grandson of first African president and apartheid proponent Nelson Mandela, will share his own efforts at promoting peace and awareness of others, as well as the future of Africa, when he speaks to Utah Valley University students at noon on Oct. 9 in the Sorensen Student Center Grande Ballroom.

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[30 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s National President’s Advisory Board, an internationally recognized advisory body, will be meeting Oct. 1 to mark the board’s 10th anniversary. The NPAB was founded under the direction of former UVU president William Sederburg with Jake Garn and Sheri Dew as founding co-chairs.