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[24 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Victims’ rights advocate and author Elizabeth Smart will be speaking on her life, her ability to overcome challenges and her book, My Story, on Dec. 10 at noon in the Sorensen Student Center Grande Ballroom. Smart will be the final presenter of this semester’s UVUSA Academic Senate speaker lineup.

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[20 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

This year’s Utah Valley University Forgotten Carols scholarship recipients will be recognized at a Dec. 5 program, which will also include recognition of donors and a performance of Forgotten Carols, a musical holiday presentation by Utah musician Michael McLean. McLean established the scholarship specifically to help students who are struggling financially to finish their last year of school.

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[11 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University international students and the International Student Council will host an International Festival Nov. 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the Grande Ballroom of the Sorensen Student Center.

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[11 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Traditional Native American dances, art, crafts and food will be featured at one of the best collegiate powwows in the nation as Utah Valley University presents its 11th annual Intertribal Powwow Saturday, Nov. 15. The all-day event is from noon to 11 p.m. in the […]

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[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Faculty and students from Utah Valley University’s Music Department are joining forces Friday, Nov.14, to offer an evening of music inspired by war including Vaughan Williams’ “On Wenlock Edge” and Shostakovich’s “Chamber Symphony.” The concert, titled “Requiem of Battle,” will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Ragan Theater of the Sorensen Student Center.

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[10 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

More than 60 original works of art created by Utah Valley University faculty members from the Department of Art and Visual Communications are on display through Dec. 20 at the Woodbury Art Museum.

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[7 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton |801-863-6807 For more information: Melanie Heath, director of Communications, Utah System of Higher Education | 801-321-7110 Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland will help the Utah System of Higher Education kickoff Utah College Application Week (UCAW) on Monday, Nov. 10, at Timpview High School in […]

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[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

In one of the largest gatherings of its kind in the nation, Utah County’s three-track GIS day on Nov.13 will welcome more than 1,000 elementary, secondary and university students to the Utah Valley University campus. These students will participate in activities and events designed to educate about and celebrate the power of GIS (Geographic Information Systems).

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[6 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 BioUtah, the industry association for Utah’s life science community, has honored Tamara Goetz, assistant dean of the College of Science & Health at Utah Valley University, with the 2014 Utah Life Science Award for Outstanding Public Service. She received the award today, Nov. 5, […]

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[5 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

The University of Utah’s Chamber Choir will be performing Joby Talbot’s “Path of Miracles” on Nov.11 at Nu Skin in Provo. This epic story is told in dozens of languages has never been performed in Utah and is the musical depiction of the pilgrimage across northern Spain to the remains of the Apostle St James in Santiago

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[4 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University has planned a Nov. 11 Veterans Day Celebration that includes several events focused on honoring veterans as well as providing education about military service. Called “Honoring All Who Serve—Past, Present, and Future,” the daylong event will kick off with a 10 a.m. keynote address by Lt. Col. Jeff Peterson, the “Lone Survivor” rescue pilot, in the Sorensen Center Ragan Theater.

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[1 Nov 2014 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807                                   Theater and film students at Utah Valley University spent the summer preparing for this month’s production of Shakespeare’s most famous tragedy, “Romeo and Juliet,” from two vantage points […]

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[27 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Fifty of the most accomplished students attending Utah Valley University were recently honored with scholarships through funds raised at the 2014 President’s Scholarship Ball held Oct. 25.

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[26 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

The world’s future innovators in science and technology will gather at Utah Valley University for the ninth annual Empowering Your Tomorrow STEM Conference on Nov. 8 at the Sorensen Student Center.

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[25 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]

Throughout November, the UVU and BYU student alumni associations will combine efforts to raise donations for Community Action Services & Food Bank’s annual food drive and giving campaign, Valley United Against Hunger. Students, alumni and community members are encouraged to participate beginning Nov. 1 and running throughout the entire month. Donations will be collected in three forms: food barrels, donation cards and online giving