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[2 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Jay Wamsley | 801-863-8504 | Jay.wamsley@uvu.edu With the desired end result being increased confidence and creativity for youth, the Noorda Theatre Center for Children and Youth is currently taking registration and finalizing plans for their upcoming summer camp at Utah Valley University. Now in its eighth year, […]

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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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[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 Utah Valley University’s Dance Team brought home the gold from the Dance Team Union College Classic in Las Vegas April 6-8. The group not only took first place but was ranked first in every category by every judge. The event focuses […]

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[30 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

“Real Men Sing” at UVU this April The Utah Valley University Men’s Choir hosts a night of virile vocal music, which brings a lush joy to the ear in a joint concert with guest high school men’s ensembles from across the state of Utah. The UVU Men’s Choir will present a full program, a culmination […]

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[9 Mar 2017 | 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 is invited to a free presentation by internationally acclaimed photographer and painter Will Wilson from 7-7:50 p.m. on March 16 in the Science Building of Utah Valley University. Wilson is a Diné (Navajo) artist and photographer who spent his […]

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[8 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Daniel Fairbanks, dean of Utah Valley University’s College of Science and Health, received the prestigious Mendel Memorial Medal at a ceremony on March 8 at the Moravian Museum in Brno, Czech Republic. The Mendel Memorial Medal is awarded to an individual who has made a significant contribution […]

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[23 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

UVU’s Noorda Theatre Centre for Children and Youth stages its annual offering with “Once in the Time of Trolls,” directed by John Newman. Running March 3, 4, 9 – 11, 16, 18 with a sensory-friendly performance on March 18 at 2 p.m. with accommodations for young people with autism spectrum disorders, UVU continues its Theatre for […]

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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.”