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[19 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

August 19, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 Incoming freshmen will begin their Utah Valley University experience Aug. 25 by participating in a unique Freshman Convocation to kick off the year; students will also be introduced to the University’s First Year Experience [...]

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[19 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Art Museum will present a limited presentation of “Christensen Squared: A Micro Exhibition,” Aug. 20-23 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The exhibit features a selection of works by local artists James C. Christensen and Kent Christensen.

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[16 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University faculty gathered together for this year’s faculty convocation will enjoy a message by UVU President Matthew S. Holland and a keynote address entitled “An Inclusive Campus” by UCLA professor Sylvia Hurtado, an expert on student development in college. The Aug. 20 event will also feature workshops, an idea fair, and a faculty reception.

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[5 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]

Woodbury School of Business personal financial planning (PFP) students Timi Jorgensen and Lauren Loucks received two Next Gen $5,000 scholarships from TD Ameritrade to help them continue their bachelor’s degree in personal financial planning.

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[31 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 31, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 In an effort to meet the critical shortage of talent in the life sciences areas in Utah, Utah Valley University will begin offering a new graduate certificate in regulatory affairs this fall. UVU is the only academic institution in Utah that [...]

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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.