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[6 Feb 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 On Wednesday, Feb. 3, Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced that $20 million — an historic amount— has been raised for a new performing arts building to be constructed on the Orem […]

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[6 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: KresLynn Ellsworth | 385-204-8475 | kreslynn@gmail.com In 2014, Adam Webb partnered with Going Beyond Borders, a nonprofit organization that provides global relief efforts, to raise money in an effort to make finishing school easier for single parents. More than 200 guests attended a […]

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[3 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced today that an historic amount of $20 million has been raised for a new performing arts building to be constructed on the Orem Campus of UVU. This is the largest amount of private funding raised […]

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[1 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Alex Sousa | 801-863-8208 | ASousa@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will host a delegation of six Ukrainian leaders participating in the Open World Program. The delegates will spend Feb. 20–28 in Utah learning more about accountable governance.

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[1 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Robert J. Grow, president and CEO of Envision Utah, has been selected as the 2016 recipient of the Kirk Englehardt Business Ethics award, which is bestowed by Utah Valley University’s Center for the Study of Ethics and Woodbury School of Business. The award […]

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[30 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Unless significant steps are taken, tobacco use will cause approximately one billion deaths worldwide this century, according to University of Toronto professor Prabhat Jha. He will speak on the epidemiology of tobacco-related diseases and mortality at Utah […]

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[27 Jan 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 Utah Valley University students, faculty, and community members are invited to stop by the Days for Girls event on Feb. 3 and assemble hygiene kits to help keep girls in underdeveloped countries all over […]

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[27 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland officially launched the University’s 75th anniversary Tuesday, Jan. 26, with his seventh State of the University address, reminding faculty, staff and students in attendance that UVU’s present is much grander than its past — but not […]

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[26 Jan 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 The Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce has awarded the Business and Education Partnership Award to Utah Valley University Woodbury School of Business and LJ Cooper Wealth Advisors. This is the first year that this award has been […]

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[25 Jan 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 This month, Utah Valley University kicks off a milestone event — its 75th anniversary.

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[22 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu During the past 29 years, Utah Valley University’s Auto Expo has become one of Utah’s largest and best-known cars shows. Open to enthusiasts, casual observers and families alike, the expo showcases more than 700 shiny and pristine automobiles with entries of every type […]

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[20 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

Jeanette Bennett, owner of Bennett Communications and editor in chief of Utah Valley Magazine, will be the guest speaker Wednesday, Jan. 20, in the first of a semester-long lecture series from Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business entitled “Women of Woodbury.”

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[19 Jan 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 first in the 2016 series of speakers and dialogues sponsored by Utah Valley University’s Utah Women & Leadership Project will be held Jan. 27 in the Ragan Theater at 6:30 p.m. Titled “Neuroscience, […]

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[15 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Set against the stark backdrop of the Great Depression, “Mother Hicks” tells the story of a young girl, a deaf boy, and an eccentric recluse (the eponymous Mother Hicks) who are looking for the healing that comes from love and acceptance. The Utah […]

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[15 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu This semester, eight Utah Valley University’s students are completing internships in Washington, D.C. Seven of the eight will be interning in a congressional office and Mallory Oliverson will be interning with The Heritage Foundation.