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[17 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Scott Trotter | 801-863-6807 | scott.trotter@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Department of Music, in conjunction with the UVU Symphony, are proud to bring classical music to the valley with a “Musical Feast”. The symphony will perform on Thursday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the UVU Grande Ballroom.

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[17 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Scott Trotter | 801-863-6807 | scott.trotter@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University is taking its show on the road. The percussion ensemble will be performing their show throughout Utah over the month of Nov. in order to share their music with the state. The ensemble has steadily grown in musical maturity over the past six years […]

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[17 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Scott Trotter | 801-863-6807 | scott.trotter@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Department of Theatre is excited to present “Jack and the Beanstalk”, a new musical based on the classic children’s story. Performances will be shown in the Noorda Theatre on Dec. 1-2 at 6:30 p.m.  There will also be sensory-friendly performances adjusted for individuals […]

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[8 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Scott Trotter | 801-863-6807 | scott.trotter@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Mixtape Live concert is coming up on November 11. If you are looking for a high energy, but intimate concert, Mixtape Live may be perfect for you. The show includes two of UVU’s pop and rock bands as well as student guest artists […]

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[8 Sep 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 invites the campus and community to “Come Home to UVU” during Homecoming 2017, from Sept. 11-16. Events include the play “Doctor Faustus,” the ribbon cutting for the new NUVI basketball center, a Founders’ Day celebration, blood drive, club […]

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[31 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University is proud to announce that Roots of Knowledge is one of this year’s CODAawards People’s Choice winners. The 5th annual internationally acclaimed CODAawards, distributed by CODAworx, celebrate the top 100 design projects that most successfully integrate commissioned art into interior, architectural, or public spaces.

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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 […]