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[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 […]

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[16 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Thatcher+Co: Michelle Prince | 914-523-8937 | mprince@thatcherandco.com   Orem, Utah – Marking the culmination of its 75th anniversary, Utah Valley University (UVU) will unveil for the first time Friday a massive stained glass window project now 12 years in the making called “Roots of Knowledge.” […]

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[4 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu   Orem, Utah – Utah Valley University (UVU) today announced that the gallery that will house the university’s Roots of Knowledge windows will be named after Marc and Deborah Bingham, Orem-based philanthropists who donated $1.5 million to the stained glass project.

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[13 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/New York City – Utah Valley University (UVU) and The General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York, today announced that the General Society’s first Artisan Lecture of the fall will be, “Illuminating Knowledge: Creating a Major Stained […]

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[22 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 Aspiring authors and seasoned writers are invited to attend Utah Valley University’s Book Academy on Tuesday, Sept. 27. The conference will appeal to writers and illustrators. The keynote speaker is Heidi Schulz, who had her first published book, “Hook’s Revenge,” in 2012. […]

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[21 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 The three Fs – fun, family and free – will meet STEM – science, technology, engineering and math – at Utah Valley University’s STEM+ Expo on Saturday, Sept. 24. The expo will take place in the University’s Grande Ballroom of the Sorensen […]

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[8 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen  Utah Valley University will celebrate its 75th anniversary homecoming Sept. 12-17 with events for students, alumni, friends and families. This year’s theme is “75 Years Strong.”

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[6 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu The campus at Utah Valley University will get a bright outlook starting Sept. 15 through Sept. 24 as The Electric Maze makes its glowing debut as part of the University’s 75th anniversary celebrations. Participants will experience a nighttime maze that combines lights, sounds, and art in a multi-sensory […]

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[30 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu   When digital media master Isaac Halasima was ready to create his first feature film, he knew where to turn — Utah Valley University. He attended UVU years ago and valued the University’s reputation for excellence.

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[30 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu  UVU will kick off another academic year on Monday and welcome approximately 3,500 incoming freshman students – one of UVU’s largest incoming freshman classes on record – and their families to campus at its annual Freshman Convocation. As part of the ceremony, […]

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[15 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu   As part of its 75th anniversary celebration, Utah Valley University will host UVUPhoria, a concert featuring a triple play of entertainment. The Sept. 23 concert at the University’s Brent Brown Ballpark features Jason Derulo, American Authors and Rachel Platten, with a fireworks show following.

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[3 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu   One of the attractions of a garage sale is the never-ending surprise of what you will find just around the corner. That’s what the George Sutherland Archives and Woodbury Art Museum have at their University Place museum. On display are more […]

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[9 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu The public will have a chance to see and learn about Native American petroglyphs located in Lake Mountain, on the west side of Utah Lake. There will be a limited opportunity with a “pop-up” museum” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, […]

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[6 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will join 30 other colleges and universities from across the country to perform at the National College Dance Festival on June 9–11 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.

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[6 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu High school students taking classes at Utah Valley University had the opportunity to create works of art and showcase them for the public during May in a gallery in the UVU Library.