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[2 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen There is a growing job market in Utah in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and math, with well-compensated and generally recession-proof jobs expected to be available. However, Utah ranks last in the nation for the percent of women holding those jobs. That’s […]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Engaged Learning, In the News, Presidential »

[2 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu For decades, performing arts students at Utah Valley University have had no building to call their own. Thanks to historic contributions from private donors and funding from the Utah State Legislature, that will soon change forever. After securing more than $22 million in private donations over the […]

Academics, Community, In the News, Presidential »

[18 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | lshumway@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University library – one of the enduring symbols of the institution’s transition to university status – has a namesake. UVU President Matthew S. Holland today announced during the university’s culminating 75th anniversary event – the unveiling of […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[7 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu     Public relations students at Utah Valley University have been named the best in the nation; at the National PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) conference in Indianapolis in late October, the University’s student society received the honor as the […]

Academics, Conferences & Lectures »

[7 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu   Women in Utah are more likely to live in poverty than their male counterparts and have nearly a 50-50 chance of being sexually assaulted in their lifetimes, according to recently released research from the Utah Women & Leadership Project and Susan […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning, Presidential »

[21 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Orem/Salt Lake City, Utah – Utah Valley University (UVU), Utah’s largest institution of higher learning and Utah Education Network (UEN), a nationally recognized innovator in broadband and broadcast delivery of educational services for educators and students, today announced plans to create companion curriculum […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning, Presidential »

[21 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Orem, Utah, Oxford and London, UK – Utah Valley University (UVU) and the Glaziers’ Livery Company today announced that Christ Church, Oxford University and the Glaziers’ Art Fair will include an exhibition of Roots of Knowledge, a significant work of stained glass, prior […]

Academics, Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning »

[19 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Representatives from 13 different countries will gather at Utah Valley University on Oct. 25 for the University’s Diplomatic Conference on International Trade Relations, featuring opportunities for exchanging ideas, networking, and planting the seeds of economic and academic prosperity.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[12 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu It really is rocket science. Students from Utah Valley University will be demonstrating their knowledge and skills by launching rockets Saturday with the Utah Rocket Club. If weather permits, the launches will take place west of Utah Lake, past Eagle Mountain and […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning, In the News, Presidential »

[12 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Orem, Utah – Established in 1941, Utah Valley University is considered relatively young by higher education standards. Based on its enrollment growth, however, one would never guess it. Enrollment data released today by the Utah System of Higher Education indicate UVU remains the […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[4 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

Written by: Patricia Monsoor| pmonsoor@uvu.edu| 801.863.5483 There’s a unifying magic that happens when someone sees the symbol of their country on another human being — an instant camaraderie, an immediate connection and a sense of unity are born. That’s what led UVU Woodbury School of Business marketing student and entrepreneur Noel Lopez to provide missionaries and other […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[22 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Spencer Wright | 801-863-6042 | Spencer.Wright@uvu.edu   Beginning fall semester 2017, Utah Valley University will be home to a Master of Social Work degree — one of the most requested programs on campus and in the surrounding community. “We were surprised and delighted when a UVUSA poll showed […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[22 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Marketers sell and communicate with customers through many digital channels. The most successful marketers drive leads through Facebook or other social media platforms to a landing page that has been customized for optimal online buying experiences. The new digital marketing program at the Woodbury School of Business at Utah […]

Academics, Conferences & Lectures »

[16 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu The Utah International Mountain Forum (UIMF), a coalition of student clubs at Utah Valley University, was highlighted for the first time in the 2016 United Nations Secretary-General’s Report on Sustainable Mountain Development this July for contributions to the SMD and gender agendas of the United Nations globally.

Academics, Community »

[15 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University’s Alumni Association will recognize seven individuals at its 16th annual Alumni Awards Banquet on Sept. 15. These winners have played integral roles in UVU’s continuing success, and the Alumni Association is proud to recognize their service and contributions.