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[11 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University and the Woodbury School of Business will present the sixth annual Business and Economic Forum on Thursday, May 18, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Sorensen Student Center on the University’s Orem Campus. The public is invited to attend all sessions, […]

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[10 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Courtney McKinnon | 801-863-5011 | courtneym@uvu.edu   Women volunteers from Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University will come together to build a Habitat for Humanity home for University Women Build Day. The build will occur from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, at 420 S. 500 West, Provo. Paige B. […]

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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s 76th Commencement Exercises will be held on Thursday, May 4, in celebration of more than 5,000 graduates. Commencement exercises begin at 6:30 p.m. in the UCCU Center on UVU’s Orem Campus. The featured speaker will be President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the […]

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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University will award four honorary doctorate degrees during its 76th Commencement on Thursday, May 4, including an honorary doctorate of humane letters to President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who is the evening’s […]

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[28 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University will hold a ribbon cutting and grand opening for the new Cole Nellesen Building, which will house the Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism, on Wednesday, May 3 at 12:45 p.m. The building will raise autism awareness and support autism education in the state […]

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[28 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

Media Contact: Patricia Monsoor pmonsoor@uvu.edu land: 801-863-5483 cell: 650-454-6441 In response to the UN Refugee Agency (UNCHR) issuing a policy on alternatives to refugee camps, a local Utah-based company, two UVU Woodbury School of Business faculty and staff members, and a handful of Woodbury MBA students are changing and improving the face of refugee housing […]

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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 The 2nd Guns and Hoses Scholarship 5k is set for Saturday, April 22nd at 8:00am at Fort Utah Park in Provo. Current cadets, alumni, police and fire department members, students, families, and the general public are all invited to participate. Proceeds from the 5K go toward scholarships […]

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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  Some of the most popular television shows, books and movies through the years have been mysteries and police procedurals. Utah Valley University invites the public to learn more about some of those investigations at the official ribbon cutting for its crime […]

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[10 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University’s College of Humanities & Social Sciences, College of Science & Health, School of Education, and Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism will host the seventh annual UVU Conference on Autism on Friday, April 14, in the Sorensen Student Center on UVU’s Orem campus.

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[31 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  It’s often said that two topics people should not discuss are religion and politics. However, Utah Valley University’s Center for Constitutional Studies will tackle both of those topics in its annual conference on religious liberty. The public is invited to the […]

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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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[14 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 One of Utah Valley University’s core themes is inclusivity, which is reflected in its students and faculty from around the world. Recently, however, there have been languages other than English heard on campus, but they have been coming from fourth, fifth […]

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu  Women can and do have a great impact in the world; however, there are numerous things that can affect them and their willingness to use their impact. “Strengthening the Impact of Women: Body Image, Crucial Conversations, and Perfectionism” will address those […]

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University will hold a ribbon cutting for a suite of renovated classrooms and offices in the former Entrata Building (2912 Executive Parkway) at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi on March 2 at 11:15 a.m. “This property is another big step in fulfilling UVU’s mission to […]