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[20 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Genna Erickson | 801-863-7771 | GErickson@uvu.edu   Andrew Byrnes, Utah Valley University’s Firefighter Recruit Candidate Academy coordinator and associate professor, has received the John P. O’Gorman “Making a Difference Award” at the 2016 IAFC International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.

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[15 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu  The Utah State Board of Regents reviewed and approved plans today for five new master degree programs at Utah Valley University. The programs, slated to begin offering classes during fall semester of 2017, are specifically targeted to address growing needs for Utah employers and promote student success.

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[7 Jul 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   More than 550 seventh, eighth and ninth grade students will be at Utah Valley University Friday, July 8, for an expo about science and technology. The budding scientists will attend workshops, watch a 3-D science movie, have hands-on […]

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[7 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 | KAdams@uvu.edu Utah Valley University has launched the College and Career Pathways Program, along with an information-packed website, to help its students identify a step-by-step pathway and obtain both a career and a degree as quickly and as economically as […]

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[7 Jul 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 A piece of history is coming to Utah County Tuesday, June 27. Two vintage aircraft will be at the Provo Airport in an exhibition sponsored by Utah Valley University’s School of Aviation Sciences. The B-25J Mitchell “Maid in the […]

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[22 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University broke ground on a new $3.5 million practice and conditioning facility to house its men’s and women’s basketball teams on Wednesday, June 22.

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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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[4 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 Attending college can be a mystifying experience. No matter how much a student may be looking forward to becoming independent, it can be daunting to meet the myriad new challenges.

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[3 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Local residents considering starting school or returning to school for a degree in elementary education are encouraged to consider Utah Valley University Wasatch Campus’s program offerings. The communities in Summit and Wasatch counties need to support this initiative if UVU is to continue to offer it […]

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[27 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Patricia Monsoor | 801-863-5483 | Pmonsoor@uvu.edu Billions of people are finding it impossible to locate their ancestors’ gravesites. First, they must know the right cemetery to travel to, and then they have the arduous task of searching for a headstone in a […]

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[25 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Once upon a time Wendy Thueson wielded a knife, cutting up ingredients in a cooking class. Today she uses those same skills she learned in the culinary arts program of Utah Valley State College to prepare raw fruits […]

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[20 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s Women’s Success Center and the Utah Women’s Walk will officially open its Women of Influence exhibit June 8. The exhibit, which honors 16 women of influence specific to UVU, is located on the third floor of the Losee Center on […]

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[18 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Most car shows focus on those who spend countless hours and dollars reconditioning their street rods, classic cars, trucks and motorcycles — and then transporting them from town to town to display. However, Utah Valley University’s Auto Expo, hosted by UVU’s Department of […]

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[17 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu The Office of New Urban Mechanics at Utah Valley University, in partnership with the cities of Boston and Philadelphia, as well as cities throughout Utah, is launching an innovative writing contest designed to chart a course for the cities of tomorrow.

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[16 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 | Kadams@uvu.edu The Women Tech Council named Utah Valley University’s College of Technology & Computing a Visionary Partner for its work in preparing students for successful careers or advanced study in a dynamic, technology-based, global environment. The […]