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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 […]

Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[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.

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[2 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Students from Utah Valley University’s digital media program received the University’s first Emmy at the 37th Annual College Television Awards on May 25 in Hollywood, as the student-animated film “The Ghost Next Door” was named one of the top three animation projects in the country.

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[22 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Julie Stowe | 801-863-6805 | JStowe@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Foundation has awarded the UVU FEMME Club (Females Empowered by Movie Making Experiences) a $5,000 UVU Foundation Merit Grant. The club will use the grant money to help fund a summer camp for […]

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[18 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will celebrate the achievements of its Latino students at its eighth annual Latin American Celebration dinner on Tuesday, April 19, from 6:30–8:30 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center’s Grande Ballroom.

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[11 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Genna Erickson | 801-863-7771 | GErickson@uvu.edu The UVU fire and police academies are ready to run. The first Guns and Hoses Scholarship 5K is set for Saturday, April 23, at 8 a.m. at Fort Utah Park in Provo. Current cadets, alumni, police […]