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[11 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | lshumway@uvu.edu   London – Utah Valley University (UVU) President Matthew S. Holland addressed the All Party Parliamentary Group on Foreign Affairs, which assembled to discuss “Education Reform: A Key Response to Current International Challenges.” The remarks and discussion were held yesterday at the Palace of Westminster in a House […]

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[23 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University welcomed three new members Thursday to its Board of Trustees—former Weber State University president Paul H. Thompson of Orem, new UVUSA president Rob Smith, and Nebo School District superintendent Richard C. Nielsen of Spanish Fork.

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[23 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | (801)-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu A total of nine new degrees and certificates, including two new Master of Business Administration emphases, were approved at a meeting of the Utah Valley University Board of Trustees on June 22. The new programs include MBA emphases in marketing and finance; a Bachelor of Science degree […]

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[23 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Two Utah Valley University students attended the 89th annual conference of the American Association of Airport Executives and came home with a first place win in a research competition, along with the satisfaction of knowing their work helped the aviation industry.

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[22 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | (801)-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Kaitlin Taft | (801)-863-7771 | KTaft@uvu.edu The sky is the limit for future engineers, scientists, and pilots who will have the opportunity Friday, June 23, to explore the world of aviation first-hand at the Utah Valley University Provo Airport Campus. Made possible through a grant provided by […]

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[5 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu  It’s been called “the work that makes all other work possible.” It’s unpaid care work, and is often done by women. It can include caring for children or elderly family members, doing household chores, or the providing emotional and mental work […]

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[8 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University is pleased to announce that Stephen Pullen has been appointed as the new dean and artistic director of the School of the Arts, effective July 1, 2017. The title of artistic director reflects the expanded role the School of the Arts is undertaking with […]

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[8 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University is pleased to announce that Steven Clark has been appointed as the new dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, effective immediately. Clark has been serving as interim dean since Jan. 1, 2017. “Dean Clark has provided excellent leadership to the college […]

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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s 76th Commencement Exercises will be held on Thursday, May 4, in celebration of more than 5,000 graduates. Commencement exercises begin at 6:30 p.m. in the UCCU Center on UVU’s Orem Campus. The featured speaker will be President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the […]

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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University will award four honorary doctorate degrees during its 76th Commencement on Thursday, May 4, including an honorary doctorate of humane letters to President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who is the evening’s […]

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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University has appointed Stephen L. Whyte as the new associate vice president of university marketing and communications, replacing Chris Taylor, who recently moved into the position of assistant vice president of government affairs.

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[28 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University will hold a ribbon cutting and grand opening for the new Cole Nellesen Building, which will house the Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism, on Wednesday, May 3 at 12:45 p.m. The building will raise autism awareness and support autism education in the state […]

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[28 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

Media Contact: Patricia Monsoor pmonsoor@uvu.edu land: 801-863-5483 cell: 650-454-6441 In response to the UN Refugee Agency (UNCHR) issuing a policy on alternatives to refugee camps, a local Utah-based company, two UVU Woodbury School of Business faculty and staff members, and a handful of Woodbury MBA students are changing and improving the face of refugee housing […]

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[14 Apr 2017 | 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 professor of English and literature Kate McPherson has been named the literary seminar director for the Utah Shakespeare Festival this summer. “I will be leading all of the play seminars in the month of July,” she said. “We […]

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[14 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu  Some of the most popular television shows, books and movies through the years have been mysteries and police procedurals. Utah Valley University invites the public to learn more about some of those investigations at the official ribbon cutting for its crime […]